Category: Techno Babble

Babbling ’bout tech

How to Auto Backup Files to USB Media When Connected

A backup is the last defense against data loss, offering a means to restore original data. You can use either a removable media such as an external hard drive or USB flash disk or...

Qualcomm just gave us our best glimpse yet into the 5G revolution – CNET

From Qualcomm showing off a 5G prototype phone to Verizon, AT&T and Samsung talking up their 5G plans, it’s starting to feel real.

Direct Primary Care is the Future of Health

Decent’s health plan puts DPC at the center. Here’s why. Imagine the perfect doctor’s visit. You schedule a convenient same-day appointment. You arrive at the clinic, skip the waiting room and the clipboard, and walk right

Study Revives Debate About Google’s Role in Filter Bubbles

Rival browser maker DuckDuckGo found users got different results for the same search, even when they were logged out or using Incognito mode.

3 Ways to Set a Static IP Address in RHEL 8

Configuring a static IP address for your Linux distribution is a fundamental task and should be completed in few easy steps. With the release of RHEL 8 public beta, you can now configure your...

Best mobile games of 2018 – CNET

Looking for a new game to play on your phone or tablet? Here are our picks of the best mobile games.

Understanding Functional Programming with Javascript

After a long time learning and working with object-oriented programming, I took a step back to think about system complexity. “Complexity is anything that makes software hard to understand or to modify.“?—?John Outerhout Doing some

Why Micro-Influencers and Blockchain Projects Belong Together

Influencer Marketing is one of NinjaPromo’s most favorite directions to take during advertising campaigns. It allows for a wide variety of tools and ways of reaching the audiences in the most unexpected manner. Last time

Lychee – A Great Looking Photo Management System for Linux

Lychee is a free, open source, elegant and easy-to-use photo-management system, which comes with all the necessary features you need for securely managing and sharing photos on your server. It allows you to easily...

Galaxy Note 9 looks stunning in these photos – CNET

Samsung’s latest Note has even more to reveal.

What the Stock Selloff Tells Us About the Future of Tech

Shares of most big tech companies have fallen sharply in recent months, reflecting their maturation and new challenges.

Apple Watch Series 4: Both sizes, compared – CNET

Take a closer look at the 40mm and 44mm models in steel versus the Series 3.

How Gen Z is Confronting Their Financial Fears

Gen Z, the young, growing, post-millennial generation, is set to make up 40% of consumers by 2020. Categorized apart from millennials as those born from 1997 and onward, this younger generation sets itself apart from

How Google Keeps Its Power-Hungry Operations Carbon Neutral

At TEDWomen 2018, sustainability office Kate Brandt urges others to embrace the “circular economy.”

The Life Extension Revolution?—?Part 1

Note 1: It is possible (and very likely) that I missed some very important points or got some things plain wrong. If you find errors, then please let me know (especially about theories of aging

Google Hangouts gets hung out to dry in 2020, report says – CNET

The chat app has been overshadowed by Google’s newer communication platforms.

Rebalancing vs. HODL?—?Which Strategy Drives Higher Crypto Portfolio Returns?

Portfolio rebalancing is a strategy that has been used by investors for decades. Many are adopting this approach when looking after their crypto portfolio’s. This article provides a comparison of how rebalancing performs when compared

A Quiet War Rages Over Who Can Make Money Online

As social media companies and payment processors crack down on offensive speech, people and groups are using the tools to harass their enemies.

Build a realtime comment app with Go and Pusher Channels

You will need Go, and SQLite installed on your machine. Basic knowledge of Go and JavaScript will be helpful. The internet is a breeding ground for all kinds of social activities because it expands the

How to Setup DHCP Server and Client on CentOS and Ubuntu

DHCP (short for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) is a client/server protocol that enables a server to automatically assign an IP address and other related configuration parameters (such as the subnet mask and default gateway)...