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Trackball config: Kensington Expert Mouse

If you still use a desktop computer for getting most work done, then you also care about hardware peripherals like mouse and keyboard.  But some people, such as myself, grow out of mouse and need a trackball.…

Vivaldi browser wish list

Add favicon and page name on thumbnail of speed dial. Add option to send bookmark to Notes, when adding a bookmark.…

Arch-based de triumph!

Solid state drives (SSD) installed? Check. Operating systems engaged? Double check.…

Delving into the Archives

I find my old blog on the internet archive, and I take a moment to look back on teenage me's madness. xkcd 2102: It really is crazy when you stop and think about it Some history Back in the days before the exodus, the My Opera community had a…

A brave new world

The hard drive (HDD) in my desktop is dying by inches. We've had good times together. But like all good things, they must come to an end. There's no telling how much longer the smaller drive will last. It's probably over a decade old at this point.…

Advanced AdBlock rules: Try to kill all trackers!

Are you sure that you are using all features of your ad-blocker? Because this is not about advertising only. Can ads filters protect you from trackers and replace popular security extensions like Disconnect, Ghostery or Privacy Badger? Why…

Legacy Ruby Code

A programmer programmed in PHP. The code she wrote was legacy code as soon as her commits entered the git repo, and they provided gainful employment for many other programmers for years to come.…