Good surprise in mailbox, it’s finally here ... always some lag from France 😅
Thanks again @defcon for this #DEFCONSafeMode 😇
First time out for work this week since beginning of confinement.
Spent Tuesday alone at work fixing computers. Time to download updated OS images from a better Internet connection 📡💫🛰
But I will continue #WFH and avoiding public transportation 🚉🦠😷🦠
(Yes, need air cut 😎)
MNT Reform (open hardware laptop) campaign is live: https://crowdsupply.com/mnt/reform
And here's the Launch Announcement:
Thanks to everyone who helped and supported us to make this happen.
My minimalistic #Cyberdeck system (no 3D printer nor extra maker talents needed) : an old #HHKB lite 2, a #RaspberryPi 4, SmartiPi Touch 2 case, 7” LCD screen and some extra hinges and stickers 😅: https://nearphuture.org/technology/minimalist-cyberdeck/
If you are curious about #cyberpunk music band we have here at Paris in France ...
My friends from Shaârghot ! It’s dark, industrial and cyberpunk. Their videos are crazy, and it’s a pleasure to see them live in concert 👁🎶
Done some backups last week (the good old way : tar & ssh). Was time to delete old Debian 4 and Windows XP and reinstall an this old laptop:
i386 32b ISO burned and fresh @debian Buster install done tonight on my 18 years old Sony #vaio Pentium 4 M / 1GB RAM. Customized as usual with #zsh, #ratpoison window manager, @emacs ... 😇
This 4/3 16“ (1600x1200) laptop still look great under Linux.
I don't have tattoos yet, but I put photos of my Laptops full of stickers somewhere on my website 😅 : https://nearphuture.org/technology/laptop-stickers/
Hacked my old #HHKB Happy Hacking Keyboard Lite 2 PS/2 : USB conversion, with a micro-USB connector on left side to get ride of cumbersome cable and adapter, and better access to Raspberry Pi with SmartPi Touch 2 case 😇
Unlocking Hidden Potential in IvyBridge ThinkPads
Upgrading the BIOS in older computers is a great way to get a few more years of life out of old hardware or improve its performance. ThinkPads are a popular choice around these parts, but often flashing … https://hackaday.com/2020/02/03/unlocking-hidden-potential-in-ivybridge-thinkpads/
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/hackaday/status/1224490116443516928
👾ex 3D Game Dev | IT & SysAdmin | night party & concert photographer for fun | Electronic, Linux & BSD | Cyberpunk ☠️
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.