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Windows Alternative – Is ReactOS good enough?

Windows Alternative? What is ReactOS? ReactOS is a free and open source operating system for the x64/x86 based personal computers and are intended to be binary compatible (read Windows alternative or clone) with the software and device drivers that are written for Windows Server 2003. The project itself is not new. The first release was […]

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LFS Environment Setup from Scratch

LFS Environment Setup from Scratch To create a Linux System from Scratch you will need an existing UNIX based system with support for a number of packages that are mentioned herein. We will go through the the LFS environment setup here. Let me re-iterate the objective of this build. It should be barebones – you […]

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One click file organizer – check Organyz

Wishing for a one click file organizer I have always had this dream. I hoped that I would just click one button and all the downloaded files in my Download directory would sort themselves and go to neatly identified directories that just work. Unfortunately, no operating system gives a one click file organizer to us […]

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Writing a WPF Alarm Application for Windows

VB.NET WPF Alarm for Windows VB.NET is one of my favorite languages. Windows lacks a native Alarm application and this has been the case for quite some time. So here’s me coding a very simple and basic Alarm based on the .NET platform for Windows. I have decided to stick to making a WPF Alarm […]

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Firefox’s new Private Browsing mode is a killer feature

Mozilla Firefox has always been my favorite. I preferred it to Google Chrome even when it was a bloated giant compared to the nifty little and light Chrome way back in the 2010s. However, things changed and Chrome is now pretty much as bulky as Firefox if not more. However this post is not about how […]