Category: Technology

Conquering the Konqueror

Since the Trinity Desktop Environment is based on the original KDE 3.x desktop, one of its cornerstone applications is the Konqueror file manager/browser. Now, although Konqueror hasn't aged very well as a web browser (as development for it has…

Study: World’s pile of electronic waste grows ever higher

I just read this report about the growth of the amount of "e-waste" and how it's been growing.  According to the report, it's been calculated that last year, 2019, the weight of all that electronic devices that had a battery or plug was the…

KeepNote: A versatile note taking app for your Q4OS desktop

This is a review of the very versatile yet easy-to-use note taking application, called KeepNote.  Although the program has versions for MS-Windows, Mac, and Linux, I find that it is well designed for the Q4OS operating system.  It uses very little…

How Do You Get The Talent That You Pay for?

There is this argument among freelancers and contractors, that when you pay for their services that you're not paying for the service time as much as you pay for the years of experience that brought them to providing their service. …

Credentials & other woes with Windows 2004

I recently upgraded to Windows 2004, the May 2020 update for Windows 10. This soon resulted in numerous problems, with seemingly no workaround. I will detail all of these below, including workaround steps for anyone who has also experienced…

True Inclusion and Diversity

If you look around at websites and social media profiles, some businesses, and the social media platforms themselves, seem to be bowing to the culture wars, especially here in the United States. They design their logos to highlight the cause, and…

Perry Noyd: Technologies vs. Coronavirus

Even if you have nothing to hide, it does not mean you want someone to surveil you. Your hobby, your interests, your bank transfers, the websites you visit, the services you use and even people you chat with are only your business. My name is Perry…