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tekbyte… reborn!

Ah yes. Who doesn’t love a clean and fresh website? Everything just works, as it should be! For the past few years, I’ve been rocking the same wordpress install and it had its fair share of broken plugins and database errors. I made some poor choices in using plugins and themes (who would’ve thought?) and […]

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PowerToys – Improve Your Windows 10 Experience

PowerToys is a free and open-source application developed by Microsoft which is designed to bring a set of utilities for power users who want to improve their productivity and benefit from additional features. Whether you are a home-user, a developer or want to deploy certain features for an enterprise, this suite of useful utilities will […]

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Login to your server with SSH keys!

Using SSH keys to login to servers and computers is a great way to add a layer of security as well as remove the hassle of typing your password. In this article I will show you how you can create your unique and password-proteced SSH key so you can login to your server without ever […]

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JNCIA-Junos – My experience with getting certified!

After weeks of studying for the Juniper JNCIA-Junos exam and getting familiar with the OS, I got my first network certification! What was the exam like? I studied using the Juniper Genius online lessons and I would recommend them as they are very detailed and easy to understand. One thing I should have done was […]

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Fixing The Nextcloud Quota Configuration Error

So I run an instance of Nextcloud on my VPS and it’s been very reliable until today where I ran into error 500. This tells me there is a configuration error on the server so I went digging. Looking at the logs, there appears to be not enough space on the system according to the […]

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Integrating Standard Notes into Linux

Standard Notes is a simple and private note taking app that is both cross-platform and fully open source. I made the plunge to try out Standard Notes Extended and so far I’m loving it! In this article I will show you how you can integrate the Standard Notes Linux AppImage so that you can launch […]

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How To Install Bitwig Studio on Fedora

Bitwig Studio is a professional digital audio workstation (DAW) that happens to be cross-platform. Although it isn’t free, for those who want to use a Linux-friendly DAW with a predictable workflow (similar to Ableton), look no further. I’m not sponsored by Bitwig, I simply enjoy recording and making music with this wonderful program. They support […]

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Install Notion Web App on Linux!

I recently got into Notion.so and I must say, it’s a blast to use! Notion for those of you who don’t know is a personal notebook / todo list / journalling thing that is really handy for people who want to take digital notes. It’s cross-platform and has markdown support however they don’t officially support […]

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Setup Python and Visual Studio Code on Fedora Linux (Video)

If you’re looking to get started in Python development and are running Linux, I’d highly recommend you use Visual Studio Code. Not only does it give you a good platform to do debugging but you also benefit from endless extensions to tailor it to your workflow.

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How to view login failures on your Linux server (Sysadmin Tips)

So you’re SSHing to your remote server and you noticed there were thousands of failed attempts to get into your server since your last login. What can you do about it? Well, you can use a SSH key and disable password login. You can also use a different port to make it a bit more […]

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Run Alpine Linux on your iPad – iSH

Recently I got my hands on a iPad Air 2 and I wanted to do see how the development is on this little machine. Although the device is aging with it’s iPhone 6s tier CPU, it still runs like a champ and can handle almost every task with ease, while running the latest iPadOS! I […]