It's funny, but I was on my way to write this post about why I don't like Facebook anymore and suddenly the Cambridge Analytica scandal about Facebook just explode the last weekend. At the moment of writing this post, the front page of Reddit has a good number of posts about the scandal and r/Technology…Read more Why don’t I like Facebook anymore?
Just a couple days ago I was about to write a post about how difficult, or almost impossible, is to install the last versions of QGIS on macOS right now. Everything started, I believe, when gdal package got update at the beginning of the week and that broke my install of QGIS 2 even thought, and…Read more QGIS on macOS with Homebrew
Yesterday I was wandering with my car... warming it up, when I notice one of the most incredible sunsets I've ever seen in ages, between the trees in the south side of the road. I tried to think quickly where I could get a better look of the Sun and I finally came out with…Read more Sunsets in the land of the magic light
I recently needed to convert my Raspberry Pi 3 into a AirPlay receiver because I didn't have any of my AirPort Express at hand and I wanted to play just music –not the entire collection of sounds my computer produce– on one of my old Hi-Fi Self Stereo System. So I searched on the internet…Read more Convert your Pi in an AirPlay receiver
I want to wish you all a Happy New Year 12018 🎉 And remember that: Then And Now The Sky Is The Limit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZL4yYHdDSWs There Are Always Reasons To Be Optimistic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBRqu0YOH14 And That You Get "More Bonus Points If You Help To Build A Galactic Human Empire".
Update 2017.12.12-14.20 EET: whether or not I use the AMDGPUWakeHandler and whether I sleep or hibernate I can't wake up of the hibernation/sleep. Depending on if I have AMDGPUWakeHandler on or off I get different outputs, but none of those end in a successful wakeup. Update 2017.12.13-09.08 EET: After checking about the wake up problem after sleeping /…Read more Disconnecting the dGPU in a late 2011 MacBook Pro –third way
As I've told in the previous post, the discrete graphic car of my MacBook Pro late 2011 is faulty and can be trusted any more. So I decided to disconnect it. Yesterday, I updated the system to 10.13.2 and although in the beginning everything was working fine without enforcing the dGPU disconnection, the graphic card…Read more Disconnecting the dGPU in a late 2011 MacBook Pro –another way
Last Sunday wasn't really a pleasant day. On Saturday late night, or rather around Sunday 00.30 am, my MacBook Pro late 2011's discrete graphic card begin to fail to in the end not being able to boot it properly. The computer was working just fine, it wasn't even using the discrete card, connected to the…Read more My MacBook Pro late 2011’s discrete graphics card said “ciao” 👋🏻 –again
Last Sunday we had the first heavy snowfall of this winter season in Joensuu. As you can see in the photos in flickr gallery below, the landscape was really wonderful... quite like a postcard. Olalla and I decided to go outside after our late brunch and take a walk over the fresh snow to shoot…Read more First Heavy Snowfall
As I promised, here is a small note about my experience using baking stones and some things I think you should take into account if you decide to use one. First of all, I think, if my memory doesn't fail me, that I have used just one baking stone and it broke as a cause…Read more About baking stones