Category Archives: Reviews

Saleae Logic 8 Review

Over the break, I got to play a bit with the Saleae Logic 8 logic analyzer. Its the mid-range model from Saleae, and it works with Ubuntu. I wrote about the predecessor to the Logic 8 a while back, before … Continue reading

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Wiring Stereos in a Chrysler Crossfire

This is just a story about how I replaced my stereo. Please do not take this advice for your situation. Incorrect wiring can cause all sorts of damage or fires or trouble. Have a professional install your stereo! I have … Continue reading

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Motherboard Review: ASRock P67 EXTREME4 GEN3

Review Summary: Great motherboard good price point ($155). Buy it if you need a 1155 socket and like to overclock. No real drawbacks, but a few manageable quirks. I like to prefix a review  with what I was looking for … Continue reading

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Gnome Shell hits the streets!

Gnome shell has been released! Its a total revamp of the classic Gnome 2.x desktop. I think they’ve done a pretty good job with it, and its good to see Gnome continue to move forward! You can try it out … Continue reading

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Mixxx-ing Tracks on Linux

I recently discovered a great app for sharpening up your DJ skills on linux called Mixxx. Its simple to get, there’s no messing with weird audio subsystems like Jack. If you’re on Debian/*buntu, just run sudo apt-get install mixxx Here’s … Continue reading

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