FOSS Alternatives for Android

These days, privacy and security are out the window. In 2018 and already during 2019, we've seen some of the biggest exploits and privacy invasion to date; everything from people's bank records being leaked due to improper security, to the various scandals of Facebook, and even our home devices such…

Thinkpad T580 on Linux

Lenovo is known for creating configurable machines that are great for both business and consumers, which are easily extendable or fixable by the average user thanks to their documentation and sane build.They're also one of the very few vendors, if not the only, to claim Linux compatibility ("out of…

Developing sanely on Windows: Revisited

Back in November I wrote a post about how to develop sanely on Windows. It was a successful experiment which resulted in a usable environment to develop. Today, I am re-visiting this with some more notes as I've now been full-time developing on Windows for a month now. With this,…

Developing sanely on Windows

Preamble You might think, "Why are you trying to develop on Windows? Why not use OSX or (insert Linux distro)". Its because I'm preparing for a stable future. With the decisions of Apple the past year with the iPhone and new Macbook, I no longer like the direction…