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Working Over The Summer

So I’m on summer break and I was working at EB games for a month over the Christmas period, and during that time I got a call from the NMDHB (Nelson Marlborough District Health Board). I applied for a job there October last year and I got a call to start mid-January, I was over the moon! I’ve been working there for [...]


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Good Bye Mint, Hello Arch

So you may know I have been a user of Linux Mint, but I feel like I have grown a bit too big for this distro so I decided Arch! I downloaded the distro and booted in on my laptop and several failed installs later I had Arch installed. Arch really is an amazing distro and I don’t see how anyone could dislike it, well maybe [...]




Linux Journey

Linux Mint: My 5 Main Apps

Google Chrome Google Chrome is a great overall web browser and has a one up when to comes to casting Youtube videos to your TV. Plank Plank is a great tool which is similar to the MacOS Dock, and can really make using shortcuts fast and modern looking.   Discord Discord is a great freeware VOIP not just for gamers. Discord now [...]


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My Thoughts: ASUS X550JX

So I’ve had my X550JX now for nearly three years now and it’s being a trusty companion, but there has been a few issues. Before I start rambling on about the pros and cons let me give a little description of my machine. Processor Intel® Core™ i7 4720HQ Processor, Intel® Core™ i5 4200H Processor, Operating System Windows 10 [...]





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End of the Year

The Second Year Done and Dusted My second year of my IT degree is done and dusted, and I really enjoyed it and I will explain why. So this year is the year I believe I learned some key skills, not just in IT but also personal skills, which I will take with me from this day forward. It was the last year of my networking classes and I [...]




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How To Find That Perfect VPN

If you are like me, you are always looking for that one VPN that does not share your logs and is a good price. A lot of people spend hours searching Google and researching VPNs, but what if I told you someone has already done the research for you? Let me introduce you all to The Best VPN website, here you will find a mass amount of [...]


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GitHub Student Pack | Free Goodies


Tech Blogs

Good Bye Mint, Hello Arch


Tech Blogs

My Thoughts: ASUS X550JX


Distro Reviews

Install Arch Via a GUI


Linux Journey

Why I Prefer Linux Over Windows


VMware Lab

VMware Lab 23: Using vSphere Update Manager


Linux Journey

Wireless Card Issue Resolved!