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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles tie-in game – what can you kill in the turtle adventure?

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are getting their own tie-in games just before the movie’s launch in cinemas! If the movie and its first images are creating some ripples in what concerns the fans, the game has more chances of appeasing their expectations. If most believe...

HTC One M9 to be carried by four out of five major US carriers

HTC One M9 will be available on four out of the five major US carriers as soon as it becomes available to the public. US Cellular is the odd one out of the bunch as their representative said that it was not on their release schedule at the moment whereas Samsung...

[Freebie of the week] Sago Mini Space Explorer – explore the Universe with your children

Sago Mini Space Explorer is this week’s free family –friendly Google Play Store app. This week’s little freebie is aimed at children and it proves to be a funny experience for most.       This little experience lets children guide a dog in a spacesuit through space....

OnePlus team teases new device coming Q2 or Q3 of 2015

OnePlus is still playing hard to get when it comes to its special One as we still have to fish an invite before buying the device. When are we going to start getting in virtual lines for a newer one? According to some OnePlus voices, the OnePlus TWO(?) launches...

US Cellular Moto E LTE and Moto X 2014 get OTA to Android 5.1

Motorola announced the Android 5.1 update a few weeks ago via a soak test in some countries but those times are nearly over as US Cellular has recently posted update details on their site. It appears that Moto E LTE and Moto X 2014 are getting a Lollipop update.    ...

Remove spaces or Edit chracters in filenames

Needed  to remove spaces from filenames, so here we are 🙂 [crayon-5bcb8107dd618825363984/] or replace all spaces by _ using perl [crayon-5bcb8107dd61d677942049/] remove underscores [crayon-5bcb8107dd61e361519443/] Remove the letters mp3 from middle fo filename say in...

Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X pre-orders available tomorrow!

Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X are getting announced tomorrow and the spoiler gates have long been opened and crushed by the spoilers, leaks and possibilities. You will also be able to pre-order one of these devices starting September 29th, and you will not find them in any...

The OnePlus DR-1 drone is an April Fools’ joke but you can still buy it if you want!

The OnePlus DR-1 drone was supposed to be OnePlus’ game changer device for 2015, but it appears it was all just a timely ruse. The DR-1 drone is an April fool’s joke but on the upside, it can be bought from the company itself.     The promotional website lacks in...
Tech security

In Todays world tech security is an ever important aspect of our lives, everyone and everything out there is trying to break into your life and steal your information, so How do we stay secure? You can find current best practices and urgent issues in the tech security field on this site.

Sysadmin tutorials

As a practicing sysadmin and a consultant for some very promising companies Across the USA I will post sysadmin tutorials that make my life easier when I am trying to do my job.

Devops tips

Devops is a hot field these days, and keeping on top of the field is a constant struggle. I will post what tips I have figured out over the course of my work life and hopefully make your life easier 🙂

System Administrator news

From HeartBleed, Freak, ShellShock, Poodle, or whatever new clamaity may befall us any day now I will try to keep on top of the latest system administrator news affecting our lives.

Best Devops tools

Tools, scripts, libraries, apps and general tidbits that are there to makes our lives easier, I will be posting about all the best devops tools.

Remove spaces from file names via bash

if you need a simple way to remove spaces from file names and replace with an underscore or a hyphen or whatever else here is a bash one liner. You can also do this via python or perl or most likely via php (why? o.0) but since bash / zsh is here and readily available...

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Linux HP Smart Array Raid Controller

A client has a machine in a DC that has a raid controller and 4 hdd's set to raid 10, that's all I was told. I wanted to keep an eye on the hdds, so I needed to install a utility that can monitor and interact with the raid controller.  In my case I have the hp smart...

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HTC One M10 possibly leaked in new photo

  HTC will not announce their new year flagship during MWC with LG and Samsung, but they are expected to do so in the coming weeks. Way before the official announcement, Evan Blass (@evleaks) managed to snatch a photo of the alleged device and you can see it below.  ...

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Ubuntu-powered tablet coming from Spain to launch soon

  We can finally talk about an Ubuntu-powered tablet entering the market. The Canonical software developer has finally started to talk about the device, which will be a modified existing tablet from Spanish manufacturer BQ. The Aquaris M10 tablet will be modified to...

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LG G5 to be officially announced at MWC in February

  LG G5 will make its first official appearance at MWC on February 21st. It appears that this is the date when ALL of the 2016 flagships are peeking at us and when we will finally be able to see what we can upgrade to this year. LG confirmed that the device will...

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SwiftKey purchased by Microsoft; the app lives on

  SwiftKey has been officially purchased by Microsoft. As it was speculated yesterday, an imminent purchase of the company responsible for one of the most popular keyboard apps was bound to happen.     Financial details were not disclosed but unofficial reports...

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