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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 believeĀ 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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Linux Smartphone?

KDE and Purism are partnering up to make a new smartphone that is going by the name of Librem 5. The smartphone is expected to be using the Gnome or the KDE environment. The issue with creating a new smartphone is that the marketplace is already dominated by Android and Apple. Linux smartphones are nothing new but you never hear about [...]


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Arch Linux and Architect

Linux users who have spent even a short amount of time in the community will know of Arch Linux, and distros built from Arch but what about people who are new to Linux? In this blog, I will discuss what Arch Linux is and the pros and cons for new users vs using Architect Arch Linux Arch Linux is a Linux distribution that was released in [...]



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Solus First Impressions

Following the release of my video, which I gave my first impressions of Solus, I thought I would write-up a quick blog about what I found in detail. Solus is a Linux distribution that has received a fair bit of attention because of its ease of use, so I decided to give my first impressions based off of the idea that I was a first time [...]



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Free Linux Course

Wanting to learn Linux but you don’t know where to start? Cisco Networking Acadamy offers a free Linux Essentials course that I highly recommend, I have also completed this course myself. It starts as if you know nothing about Linux and slowly takes you through each stage of Linux, from scripting and using the terminal, to getting [...]



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Paypal Email Scam

Recently I have been getting Fraud emails from Paypal that will tell you a payment has been declined or similer, and that you need to fill out a form for them to fix it. This form wants to know your Debit card infomation etc, I know this would set alarms off for most tech users but maybe not the average joe, hence the reason for this [...]


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Wireless Card Issue Resolved!