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January 18, 2021
How to fix a broken application update (Linux)

If you can't fix it, unbreak it. Here's how to undo an application update that goes awry.

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January 13, 2021
How to Bypass Big Tech | A List of Alternatives

Open source resources that can act as alternatives to the platforms managed and censored by Big Tech companies.

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January 11, 2021
How to Improve your Project Management Skills (HumbleBundle Deal)

A list of all the titles in the latest HumbleBundle project management Wiley book deal, with links to Amazon.

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January 10, 2021
How to edit and manage CSV data (Modern CSV review)

A quick review of Modern CSV, an alternative to using Excel to edit CSV data.

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January 7, 2021
How to display HTML code in WordPress

Use this fast HTML encoder/decoder to display HTML source in your WordPress posts.

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January 6, 2021
How to edit colorful text without writing CSS

As a writer, do you long for the days when you could get around styling using only HTML tags?

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January 5, 2021
How to prevent WordPress from stripping HTML tags

You can turn off the automatic stripping of styling attributes and tags with just a few lines of PHP?

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January 4, 2021
A vagrant WordPress

If you're stuck with Scotch Box, you can move on. Or not.

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January 3, 2021
How to install ImageMagick (Linux)

A quick guide to installing ImageMagick on your computer.

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January 2, 2021
How to display images from the terminal

Did you know that you can display and browse images from the terminal?

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January 1, 2021
Work Life: The gains and the losses of 2020

Don't count on the traditional 40-ish hour workweek being revisited any time soon.

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December 30, 2020
How to create a desktop application from a web app (Linux, Mac, Windows)

Here's how you can turn any interactive web application into a desktop app for free.

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December 30, 2020
How to clean any Amazon product URL

A tool to clean up your Amazon product links and make them ready for sharing.

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December 29, 2020
Linux Deal: Books from APress on HumbleBundle

[expired] A list of all the titles available on the latest HumbleBundle book deal from Apress, with links to their Amazon counterparts. Ends on January 18, 2021.

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December 28, 2020
How to easily edit a text file in the terminal (all OS)

How to install and run a better (!) editor in your terminal.

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