Category: Techno Babble

Babbling ’bout tech

How to Find and Install Software Applications in Fedora Linux

There are countless software packages are available to install on Fedora Linux distribution from the repository provided by Fedora project. You can also enable other third-party repositories such as COPR or RPM Fusion to install

Alexa, What’s My Blood-Sugar Level?

Amazon may be known as the “everything store,” but the company’s tendrils extend far beyond ecommerce. On Thursday, Amazon said Alexa-enabled devices can now handle customers’ sensitive medical data, and it teased the release of

11 Best Notepad++ Alternatives For Linux

Notepadd++ is a completely free source code editor created as a replacement for Notepad on Windows – is written based on Scintilla in C++ and implements Win32 API and STL to ensure program sizes are

Crypto for Adventurers. Part 1: Access

Most wallet applications are set up for experienced users, and leave newbies scratching their heads (if they even stick around that long). Forget convincing my parents to create a wallet?—?even I needed to wrap my

Google Will Now Require Suppliers to Give Benefits to Workers

Silicon Valley’s use of nontraditional employment arrangements, where workers typically aren’t afforded the same privileges as employees, has grown faster than full-time jobs, even as tech giants come under fire for their treatment of Uber

Work-Life Balance & Wellness for Techies

Photo Source With any job, passion and the pressure to perform well can lead to overworking yourself. This can be especially hard on those in tech-oriented jobs, who are constantly at a computer. On top

10 Best File and Disk Encryption Tools for Linux

It wasn’t too long ago that we published a list of 10 cool command line tools for your Linux terminal. Today, we turn our focus to encryption methods as we bring you a list of

Tokenized Equity with Josh Stein from Harbor

Episode 34 of the Hacker Noon Podcast: An interview with Josh Stein of Harbor, a platform for tokenizing investments. Listen to the interview on iTunes, or Google Podcast, or watch on YouTube. In this episode Trent

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What Really Happens in a Greylock VC Pitch Meeting?

Josh Elman wants to fall in love. He wants to make this investment. But the startup founder sitting across from him—bland and too confident for his own good—is making it difficult. The founder is not

Inside the Democrats’ Plan to Fix Their Crumbling Data Operation

In July of 2017, as Raffi Krikorian settled into his new office at the Democratic National Committee, Hillary Clinton’s words were still ringing in his ears. Just a few months before, the former secretary of

Top 26 Tools for VMware Administrators

VMware software provides cloud computing and platform virtualization services to various users and it supports working with several tools that extend its abilities. Read Also: How to Install VMware Workstation Pro 14 on Linux Systems

Facebook Had a Busy Weekend, From News Feed to Livestream Changes

While millions of Americans were enjoying a warm spring weekend, Facebook employees were hard at work responding to an avalanche of news about their company. After an already busy week for the social media platform—including

Trunk-based Development vs. Git Flow

NOTE: I have originally published this article a while ago on Toptal blog. In order to develop quality software, we need to be able to track all changes and reverse them if necessary. Version control

The Programmable Self

Why there’s always somewhere better to be “It’s hot. It’s loud. Goddamn this mariachi band to hell!” I thought to myself while waiting on the New York City subway platform. My mind sought separation from my

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Cloudflare Says Its New VPN Service Won’t Slow You Down

Virtual private networks (VPNs) can help protect your internet traffic from prying eyes. VPN services route your email, web browsing, and other internet activity through the service provider’s servers, making it appear to outsiders that

5 Cool New Projects to Try in Fedora Linux

In this article, we will share five cool new projects to try in Fedora Linux distribution. Note that some of these projects may also be work on other mainstream Linux distributions such as Ubuntu and

Working Remotely For Crypto?—?Is it possible?

Marist and NPR have conducted a poll to determine how many jobs are held by a freelance. To their surprise, one out of five jobs in the US is taken by a freelance worker. According

The 3 Most Underrated Cryptocurrencies in the Industry Right Now

We have all heard of Bitcoin. Maybe even Ethereum or Litecoin. But, today, I am here to show you the three most underrated cryptocurrencies in the industry right now. These digital assets have clearly defined goals

Blooming Colors And April Adventures (2019 Wallpapers Edition)

As designers, we usually turn to different sources of inspiration, and, well, we’ve discovered one of the best ones: wallpapers that are a little more distinctive than the usual crowd. Starting off the new month

Black Card on the Blockchain

Exclusive experiences enabled by the blockchain The Diners Club?—?then AmEx?—?spurred widespread acceptance of the credit card. Could a similar model trigger mass adoption of cryptocurrency? “‘Someday…” said Frank McNamara. “Restaurants all over New York will