Cas

56 Flips | 5 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Follower | @casfly | Keep up with Cas on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Cas”

The MH370 pilot

For more than four years the world has grappled with questions over how the Boeing 777 airliner vanished into thin air en route to Beijing from Kuala …

Airplanes

21 Best Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

First of all, let me show my heartfelt greeting to all the users who have successfully installed latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver on your laptop …

Linux

Two decades on, open source still brings the world together

<i>“We are drowning in the why, both popular and scholarly, but starving for the how.” —</i> <i></i>Christopher M. Kelty, Two Bits<p>Kelty’s exclamation comes after he …

Machine Learning

Best mini PC 2018: The best barebones PCs you can buy from just £10

These small-form-factor mini PCs will save you space and money<p>As great as beefy desktop PCs are, there’s one problem: their size. Compared to other …

Top 10 Best Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia

Linux Mint is one of the best Linux distros for newcomers. Today I am going to share some effective and useful basic tips to do after just installing …

What to Do With Digital Storage That's Collecting Dust

How many of you have old memory cards, USB sticks, or even hard drives lay around doing nothing? Of those that answered yes, how many of you still …

Information Systems

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29 | Inc.com

It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on what worked well and what …

Motivation

Installing Linux on a PC with UEFI firmware: A refresher

Practically all new systems have come with UEFI firmware for some time now. Here is a brief overview of the current situation with installing and …

Linux

10 Unix commands every Mac and Linux user should know

GUIs are great—we wouldn’t want to live without them. But if you’re a Mac or Linux user and you want to get the most out of your operating system …

Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu

<b>Note:</b> This article is an Evergreen article by FOSS Post. You can safely save it to your bookmarks as it will always be updated from time to time …

Linux

How to make your own NES Classic Mini using Raspberry Pi

Nintendo has discontinued its massively popular NES Classic Mini console just months after launch, with every indication that the tiny, …

Make your own NES Classic Edition with Lakka 2.0 LibreELEC Linux distro and Raspberry Pi

The NES Classic Edition is a very fun nostalgia-based gaming console. As someone who grew up with Nintendo, I knew I wanted the mini system as soon …

Raspberry Pi

Kali Linux on the Raspberry Pi: 3, 2, 1, and Zero

Combining two of my favorite things: Kali Linux and variety of Raspberry Pi models.<p>This promises to be great fun! I'm going to be combining two of my …

Raspberry Pi

3 Easy Ways to Get Better Portraits by Separating Subject from Background

One of the most common beginner mistakes in portrait photography is not separating your subject from the background. Fortunately, it’s an easy skill …

The Electoral College is Vital to Freedom and Peace

Retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) filed legislation proposing an amendment to the Constitution abolishing the electoral college. She and many across the United States believe the president should be chosen by direct popular vote. This would be a huge mistake. The electoral college is vital …

Microsoft joins the Linux Foundation

How is this for a surprise: Microsoft today announced that it is joining the Linux Foundation as a high-paying Platinum member.<p>“This may come as a surprise to you, but they were not big fans,” Linux Foundation executive director Jim Zemlin told me in regards to his foundation’s history with …

Coding 101: Getting Started as an Adult

<b>Technology continues to play a greater role in everyday life, but those who weren’t exposed to computers or programming languages in school are</b> …

Tia Blanco's My Journey In 4K | Sony

Tia Blanco has already made her mark on the world of surfing. Famous for her skills in the lineup as well as her dedication to sharing her love of …

This is everything Edward Snowden revealed in one year of unprecedented top-secret leaks

In June 2013, The Guardian reported the first leak based on top-secret documents that then 29-year-old Edward Snowden stole from the National Security Agency. At the time, Snowden worked as an intelligence contractor for Booz Allen Hamilton in Hawaii.<p>That leak would certainly not be the last. In …

What Is The Scientific Method, And Why Do So Many People Get It Wrong?

Climate change deniers, listen up.<p>Claims that the "the science isn’t settled" with regard to climate change are symptomatic of a large body of …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

Screen Test | Katie Rose Wilkinson (NSFW)

Screen Test <i>is an in-house photo editorial series curated by Highsnobiety. Each edition highlights the best up-and-coming models and photographers</i> …

Streetwear

National Park Service Releases 100K Downloadable Hi-Res Images to Celebrate Its 100th Anniversary

Last week the National Park Service (NPS) celebrated its 100th Anniversary, and to commemorate the event the agency has created an online portal …

Sunrise Magic In The Sawtooth Mountains, Stanley ID

The perfect sunrise spot!I stumbled out of bed at 3AM. It was pitch black outside, dead still and so early even the dog ignored me. I chugged a cup …

Landscape Photography

Watch: an 8K timelapse showing Grand Teton park in all its glory

Grand Teton National Park is in the northwest of the U.S state of Wyoming and it’s an eye candy. The park “<i>boasts an awe-inspiring array of pristine</i> …

Time-lapse Photography

15 Incredible Swimming Holes in Northern California

There are so many great rivers, lakes, and ponds to escape to in Northern California, but these hidden gems stand out beyond the rest.<p>Jump from …

Hiking

Libertarianism: The GOP Implosion And The Rebirth Of Liberalism

<b>Libertarianism – The GOP Implosion And The Rebirth Of (Classical) Liberalism by Jeffrey Tucker, Foundation For Economic Education</b><p><i>With the purge comes</i> …

17 Camping Gear Fails You Never Want to Make Again

We've all done some stupid stuff while camping. Let's learn from our mistakes.<p><b>Not bringing warm enough clothes:</b> This is the number one mistake I see. Inevitably, someone has failed to realized that the mountains are colder than the city or that the desert can be, too. Or, they think, “45 degrees? I …

Backpacking

The Scariest Reason Trump Won

There are many reasons why Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The four most-often cited reasons are the frustrations of …