Self Hosted Mail Server Lessons Learned
Sharing some lessons learned from hosting a Mail-in-a-box server on Linode during 2021.
Accessibility Shortcut on iOS and Reduce White Point
How I use a triple click side button shortcut to dim my iPhone screen at night to signal my bedtime routine.
Fore Into Development on Windows
My work laptop is currently a Windows 10 PC. I've gone the virtual machine route for Ubuntu within the Hyper-V and Virtual Box Hypervisors. This is a fore into giving Powershell based development on Windows a try.
Pre-commit hooks in Python
What they are and how they can help your team achieve more consistency without added hassle!
Ubuntu 20.04 Virtual Machine with Hyper-V
How to setup an Ubuntu 20.04 virtual machine on a Windows 10 Host using Hyper-V Manager. This includes changing the resolution and my ubuntu-dev-playbook configuration scripts!
Ad Blocking, Local Recursive DNS Server with Pi-Hole and Unbound
How to get a pi-hole DNS server up and running the right way. Normally I just used it as an add-blocker, but it can also be a recursive DNS server. This is what 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, and your ISP's DNS servers are.
Static DNS Entries in EdgeOS for EdgeRouter 10x
The quick search I did on the internet didn't have any pictures and I thought some pictures would really help explain the process. Hopefully this is more helpful for you than a bulleted list...
Remote Desktop Access from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 20.04
Install and Use xrdp to use a remote Ubuntu Desktop. My use case is an UnRaid OS Desktop I use for Virtual Machines, but you could use a local or remote virtual machine.
Self Hosted Nextcloud on Linode
Self hosting Nextcloud on Linode is a great way to take back privacy for your files, pictures, contacts, calendar, tasks, and more! For me, it's nice to have complete ownership and control over some of the most private things in my life. This article walks you through setting the same up for yourself!
Removing Windows 10 Bloat Post-Install
I have several computers that run Windows 10. My work computer and personal laptop were setup with a pretty standard Windows 10 installation. That means there is a bunch of software I didn't want. Let's explore how to get rid of some of it!
Enabling Multitouch Gestures in Elementary OS 5.1 Hera
Elementary OS is a Linux Distribution with a design vision and mission that I believe in. I'm proud to support them and am excited for their Elementary OS 6 release and their AppCenter for Everyone campaign. Here's my write up on how I configured my Dell XPS 15's trackpad to use multitouch gestures, while runnign Elementary OS 5.1 Hera!