World Class Mixing Engine

Written on February 5, 2015 – 12:55 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.mixxx.org Mixxx is designed by an international team of volunteer DJs who want to bring the joy of DJing to everyone. The project is non-profit, open-source and community driven. Together and with your help we aim to build the best DJ software ever created.

Install Grub Customizer to Manage Your Grub Bootloader

Written on November 11, 2014 – 1:58 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/04/install-grub-customizer-ubuntu-1404/ To get started: press Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard to open the terminal. When it opens, paste the commands below and run one by one: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install grub-customizer Once done, you’re able to open this tool from the Unity Dash or application menu. Enjoy!    

Spoof a Browser in Chrome

Written on June 30, 2014 – 5:49 am | by jcannonsr |

I had a problem when using Outlook Web Access in Chrome. This extension solved the problem by choosing safari as the spoofed browser, https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/user-agent-switcher-for-c/djflhoibgkdhkhhcedjiklpkjnoahfmg With this extension, you can quickly and easily switch between user-agent strings. Also, you can set up specific URL that you want to spoof every time. Here is the reference article: […]

Tails – Online anonymity and censorship circumvention with Tor

Written on May 9, 2014 – 8:42 am | by jcannonsr |

https://tails.boum.org/ Tails is a live system that aims to preserve your privacy and anonymity. It helps you to use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any computer but leaving no trace unless you ask it to explicitly. It is a complete operating system designed to be used from a […]

Slow Computer TIPS

Written on April 4, 2014 – 6:17 am | by jcannonsr |

This is such a common occurrence I decided to write a article about it. I have worked on thousands of computers and these are the typical items I find for most “SLOW” computers. The first culprit is usually dirt inside the computer. If the processor fans, case fans and power supply fans are dirty then […]

Backup Remote Linux Server with RSync

Written on March 22, 2013 – 3:13 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://kb.liquidweb.com/using-rsync-to-transfer-and-synchronize-local-and-remote-systems/ Rsync is a powerful tool that facilitates the transfer and synchronization of data between both local and remote systems. The article in the link above make it real simple.  

Pre-Build and Live CD Servers

Written on March 6, 2013 – 1:32 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.turnkeylinux.org/ Turnkey Linux is a virtual appliance library that integrates and polishes the very best open source software into ready to use solutions. Each virtual appliance is optimized for ease of use and can be deployed in just a few minutes on bare metal, a virtual machine and in the cloud. We believe everything that […]

Edit GRUB 2 Menus

Written on January 6, 2013 – 8:14 am | by jcannonsr |

GRUB Customizer, the program that lets you configure your boot menu (GRUB2 & Burg)   http://www.liberiangeek.net/2012/09/grub-customizer-3-0-released-install-it-in-ubuntu-12-04/

Need More Bandwidth – Add and Bond a Second NIC

Written on January 3, 2013 – 1:48 pm | by jcannonsr |

ubuntu – Actually this is for providing more bandwidth when using a machine as a server, such as with a clonezilla server. Here are three articles to get you started. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuBonding http://www.fogproject.org/wiki/index.php/Bonding_Multiple_NICs http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-setup-bond-or-team-network-cards-in-ubuntu-10-1010-04.html

Picture Slide Show – Free and Easy

Written on January 1, 2013 – 5:15 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.photofilmstrip.org PhotoFilmStrip creates movies out of your pictures in just 3 steps. First select your photos, customize the motion path and render the video. There are several output possibilities for VCD, SVCD, DVD up to FULL-HD. The effect of the slideshow is known as “Ken Burns”. Comments of the pictures are generated into a subtitle […]