Author: AaronStuart

Windows 10 Tip: How To Disable Drag and Drop

The action of Drag-and-Drop is very useful and handy when managing files through File Explorer but it also could lead to a disaster when you accidentally moved a server application folder on a network drive to a different location, which could be a nightmare to recover. …

Zotac ZBOX MAGNUS EN1080K Compact Gaming PC Review

Gaming systems and small form-factor (SFF) PCs have emerged as bright spots in the desktop PC market that has been subject to severe challenges recently. Many vendors have tried to combine the two, but space constraints and power concerns have ended up limiting the gaming performance …

Linux Mint 19 Release Date & Features

The name and approximate release date of Linux Mint 19 have been revealed. The next major release of the popular Ubuntu-based Linux operating system will be called Linux Mint 19 “Tara”. Yes, Tara. The codename is firmly in keeping with other Linux Mint releases, all of …

Toshiba Samples AL15SE HDDs: Up to 2.4 TB, 10K RPM, SAS

Toshiba has announced that it has begun sampling of its new generation of SAS hard drives with a 10,500 RPM spindle speed. The new AL15SE HDDs are aimed at mission critical applications that still rely on traditional magnetic recording technology and have not yet migrated to …

How to Install Latest Avidemux 2.7.0 in Ubuntu 17.10, 18.04

The latest packages for Avidemux video editor 2.7.0 is available in GetDeb.net. However, the GetDeb repository is not updated for a few months, and there’s no packages for Ubuntu 17.10. For those who don’t prefer the official Appimage (non-install) binary, I’ve uploaded Avidemux 2.7.0 packages into …

Wine Reached the Stable 2.0.4 Released

A new maintenance release for the Wine 2.0 stable series was released a few days ago on Jan 2. Wine 2.0.4 ships with a total of 31 bug-fixes, including fixes to Mixcraft 8, Magic Online, PhotoFiltre. There are also updates for National Language Support files and …

How to Prevent Automatic Blank Screen While Watching Videos

This is quick tutorial shows you how to prevent Ubuntu desktop from being automatic turned off (or locked up) while you’re watching videos. Although the “System Settings” utility offers “Power” page to change screen dimming, blank screen inactive time, etc, it will be convenient to have …

FileZilla Client 3.30.0 Released, How to Install

The FileZilla ftp client reached the 3.30.0 release a day ago with two new features and a few bug-fixes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 17.10. Changes in Filezilla 3.30.0 include: In the search dialog local files can now be deleted …

How To Switch Between Apps On iPhone X

The iPhone X has no home button. It’s an all-screen phone with nothing but a little notch at the top for the camera and speaker. The iPhone X notch has been one of the more talked about design aspects of the new phone however, this model …

How to Install Stellarium 0.17.0 in Ubuntu 18.04/17.10/16.04

Stellarium, a free planetarium software, reached the 0.17.0 release with many new features, bug-fixes, and other changes. The major changes in Stellarium 0.17.0: Added support for nomenclature of planetary surface (SOCIS 2017 project) Added improvements for AstroCalc tool Added improvements for Oculars plugin Added improvements for …

RetroArch 1.7.0 Released! How to Install it via PPA in Ubuntu

RetroArch game emulator reached the 1.7.0 release a few days ago with tons of changes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 17.10 via PPA. RetroArch 1.7.0 release highlights: Integrated Bliss-box 4-Play support Badges for achievements Improved lightgun support Windows 95/Windows 98 …

How to Restart Application Information Service in Windows 10?

  The application information service in Windows 7,8.1 and 10 is a service that enables the operating system to provide certain applications the elevated (administrative) privileges so that the apps can be installed. The purpose of this service is to facilitate the running of interactive applications …

iPhone X Problems And Their Fixes

The iPhone X has been launched about two weeks ago, and as more people get their hands on the hardware, plenty of issues have been discovered with the Apple’s new flagship device. From small issues that can be easily fixed to the bigger ones that will …

How To Customize The Drop Shadow In Windows 10?

  Windows 10, as we know, have beautiful user interface, which is getting polished with every new update. In Windows 10, the windows have a drop shadow. This is nothing but an enhancement to the look of the user interface. The drop shadow is one such …