Category: Technology

  • Restart to Safe Mode from Windows

    Restart to Safe Mode from Windows

    THIS IS HOW YOU RESTART TO SAFE MODE FROM WINDOWS! Windows 10: Go into Settings > Click Update & Security, and then Recovery > underneath Advanced startup, click Restart now > Your computer will restart on Choose an option screen. Here, click Troubleshoot, and then Advanced options > Select Startup Settings and then Restart >…

  • Android Bluetooth Gaming Joypad (BSP-D3)

    Android Bluetooth Gaming Joypad (BSP-D3)

    I bought this Android Bluetooth joypad as a gift for someone. It’s a nice little device for very cheap. It has many options to be used across different devices, but it does so through button combinations which can get annoying if your didn’t keep the manual. Just for the sake of my own sanity I’m…

  • VLC | Click to Pause

    VLC | Click to Pause

    I recently found a VLC plugin I fell i love with. It’s very basic, but a must for me. Pause to click/play. If you’ve watch videos on the net you’ve probably noticed that all web players now use click to pause on their web players. It makes sense too, it’s much more convenient than trying…

  • The Steam Deck: The Game-Changer for Linux on Desktops?

    The Steam Deck: The Game-Changer for Linux on Desktops?

    Valve Corporation’s Steam Deck has sent shockwaves through out the gaming industry. The handheld device, released in December 2021, runs on a custom version of SteamOS, a Linux-based operating system, and has the potential to change the game for Linux on desktops. Linux has always been the underdog of the operating system world, with most…

  • Why it’s Time to Leave Facebook and Twitter for NOSTR

    Why it’s Time to Leave Facebook and Twitter for NOSTR

    For years, Facebook and Twitter have dominated the social media landscape, providing a way for people to connect with friends and family, share their thoughts and experiences, and stay up-to-date with current events. However, as these platforms have grown, so too have their problems. From privacy concerns to algorithmic biases, many people are starting to…

  • How Relays can help prevent spam on NOSTR.

    How Relays can help prevent spam on NOSTR.

    In NOSTR Clients: The Convenience of Choice I gave quick run down on Clients, but in Why NOSTR May be the Next Big Thing in Social Media I only briefly mentioned Relays, so I’ll go into a bit more here. Relays can play an essential role in preventing spam in decentralized networks like NOSTR. They…

  • NOSTR’s Potential

    NOSTR’s Potential

    We talked about how NOSTR is a decentralized social media protocol in Why a Protocol like NOSTR IS Necessary and in Why NOSTR May be the Next Big Thing in Social Media, but it doesn’t strcily have to only be social media. The NOSTR protocol has the potential to revolutionize the way people interact online…

  • NOSTR Clients: The Convenience of Choice

    NOSTR Clients: The Convenience of Choice

    In Why a Protocol like NOSTR IS Necessary I said I’d give a quick run down on NOSTR clients- So when it comes to social media platforms, most people have come to accept that they have to make trade-offs between convenience and privacy. However, with the rise of decentralized platforms like NOSTR, users no longer…

  • Why a Protocol like NOSTR IS Necessary.

    Why a Protocol like NOSTR IS Necessary.

    We hopefully have a better understanding of after NOSTR after reading Why NOSTR May be the Next Big Thing in Social Media, but why does this seem like the right way in going about social media, create a protocol and not just a new website or service? NOSTR is a decentralized social network that operates…

  • Why NOSTR May be the Next Big Thing in Social Media

    Why NOSTR May be the Next Big Thing in Social Media

    Here’s an attempt to go into more detail into NOSTR from info that I found vs my last post NOSTR is in simple terms. If you’re like most people, you probably spend a lot of time on social media. Whether you’re scrolling through your Facebook feed, checking out the latest tweets on Twitter, or watching…