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SQ10 Mini DV Camera from GearBest

It’s a nice little camera seemingly perfect to attach to your clothes while biking or whatever you want to record (though not waterproof). But the instructions are not in English! Here’s some things I’ve found while trying to decipher the… Continue Reading →

AirFree F40 Silent Air Purifier

Having long suffered with hayfever I finally purchased an air purifier and have had good results. The AirFree F40 is wall mounted and completely silent. Totally silent, zero decibels, no sound at all. It’s not “very quiet” there is literally no… Continue Reading →

OpenKeychain and Your E-Mail Identity

A friend introduced me to the OpenKeychain app and explained just how easy it is too set up a key to encrypt and verify your messages. First, install OpenKeychain from the Google Play store. Go to Manage My Keys from the options… Continue Reading →

Monzo Saves the Day!

I had an odd experience at a coffee stall where the barista charged my card then told me it failed and did it again. Both times I had to input my pin but he only gave me the receipt of… Continue Reading →

Disney World Orlando Florida

If you find yourself in Florida and can get to Disney I recommend the Tower of Terror! It’s a vertical thrill ride preceded by a short & spooky tour of the hotel’s history. Be sure to catch the start wars… Continue Reading →

Which .NET Version is Installed?

I’ve found myself needing to know which version(s) of the .NET are installed on a server and the easiest way I’ve discovered is to browse to the directory and check the version on mscor*.dll files. Browse to this directory which… Continue Reading →

Ubuntu Static IP

Linux is a varied operating system with myriad ways of accomplishing a single task. Here is the cleanest, quickest, way I use to set a static IP for Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.4.0-96-generic x86_64). sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces After entering your password… Continue Reading →

Tera

I’ve been playing Tera through Steam which is free to play and has a shop you can buy [mostly] cosmetic items from should you want to. After having played Runescape for years and become bored of the MMORPG scene I have to say… Continue Reading →

WordPress

I decided to move to WordPress because I wasn’t getting enough time to develop any new features for the blog software I made. Also, WordPress is a full-featured system that has a slick interface and is nice to use. I… Continue Reading →

TLD & IP Regex

I needed to validate both a domain name and IP addresses in one regular expression (or: regex) and put this together: (^((\w|\-|\d)+\.)+\w{2,20}$)|(^(\d{1,3}\.){3}\d{1,3}$) It’ll match a single line to validate an IP or domain name, including any of the new TLDs… Continue Reading →

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