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cryptotux
43d
Just the other day I walked to university and back. It made me wonder, why was I taking public transportation before? An hour's walk would have helped me study better at home, not to mention save money. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
22d · Linux
I have just recently discovered a new application called OBS Studio. It can be used either for video recording or live streaming; if you record screencasts, you should consider trying it! #MondayMemo
cryptotux
92d · COVID-19
Last week I tested positive for COVID-19, having experienced mild symptoms and been in close contact with other infected people. I guess it was only a matter of time before I fell ill. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
64d
Having had a conversation about sports today, I conceded that I have been neglecting physical activity recently because of academic duties. I really ought to be training my body as much I train my mind! #MondayMemo
cryptotux
134d · ideas to improve our lives
Sometimes people will insult you out of the blue. When this happens, do not return the insult and do not feel guilty; the same could have happened to someone else. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
183d · linux
Guvcview is the best webcam application for Linux I have encountered so far. It is no-frills, but it does the job well and allows for more customization than Cheese and Kamoso. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
169d · ideas to improve our lives
When possible, set aside some time every day to learn a new skill. It can open doors to opportunities you never knew existed! #MondayMemo
cryptotux
106d · Linux
If you deal with audio on Linux, one handy tool you should consider is Audacity. Audacity is a powerful yet elegant audio editor with numerous plugins to assist in enhancing audio. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
197d · Linux
If you are looking for a simple utility to monitor network traffic, I recommend vnStat. It is handy if you have a limited data plan and wish to record data usage for future reference. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
141d · ideas to improve our lives
Spring is the best time to do some cleaning, especially if you are stuck at home. It can be a tedious task at times, but it usually ends up being oddly refreshing. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
239d · Ideas to improve our lives
Listening is a vital skill to master because it improves the quality of conversations. When we know how to listen, we are patient and avoid jumping to conclusions. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
316d · Linux
After postponing the act for a long time, I have finally decided to download and try out Tails. It was satisfying to see how security is prioritized all the way from startup to shutdown. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
260d
Seeing as there is a BCH fork on Sunday, there is no better time than now to withdraw any BCH you may have on custodial services. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
323d · Ideas to improve our lives
Learn to control your emotions, especially if they are negative. Negative emotions have the potential to wreak havoc on you and others around you if left unchecked. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
414d
I find that programming is best learned through a hands-on approach. Understanding and formulating algorithms are skills that are refined by implementing them, and that means writing numerous programs. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
337d · Ideas to improve our lives
When possible, confront problems instead of avoiding them, even if they seem trivial. Trivial problems can easily become significant ones if you allow them. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
526d · Linux
LibreOffice is the most popular and arguably the best open-source alternative to Microsoft Office. The average user will encounter little, if any trouble creating and sharing content. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
575d
This year is coming to a close, so I'd like to end it by wishing you all a Happy New Year. Thank you for supporting my Monday Memos throughout the year and renewing my interest in Memo. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
379d · Ideas to improve our lives
Choose your friends wisely, for bad company can be worse than no company at all. Mutual respect is necessary for friendship, otherwise it cannot last. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
666d
Last week I learned a lesson the hard way on using partition managers like GParted.

Double-check the disk you're partitioning before applying any operations, and don't partition a disk when you're tired.

#MondayMemo
cryptotux
393d · Ideas to improve our lives
Think twice before you do something. It's easier said than done, but learning this skill will help you avoid having past actions haunt you in the future. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
729d · Ideas to improve our lives
Avoid taking out mortgages and using credit cards when possible. You might feel free at first, but when the bills come pouring in, you'll realize you aren't free. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
190d · Ideas to improve our lives
Learn to master time management. This is especially important when it comes to studying, because doing so can improve your grades while minimizing your stress levels. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
764d · Ideas to improve our lives
To extend the useful lifespan of your computer, consider installing a lightweight Linux distribution. If you still need Windows occasionally, make a dual-boot setup. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
358d
Portability is a virtue in programming. Generally a portable program will be far more resilient and capable of standing the test of time than one which is designed with only one platform in mind. #MondayMemo
cryptotux
253d · photography
When photographing events and dynamic subjects in general, do not concern yourself too much with technical parameters or you may miss a good shot. #MondayMemo