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Step-by-step: Raspberry Pi as a wifi bridge, plus a (really) low-spec media centre…

I’ll keep this brief, really so, because this is mainly an aide-memoire for when this horrific bodge breaks in the next, ooh, month or so. But, for context: The problem: Our office/studios are in a shed at the bottom of the … Continue reading

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How to fake an OSX theme appearance in Linux Ubuntu MATE

I’ve recently been fiddling about and trying to fake an OSX-style GUI appearance in Linux Ubuntu MATE (15.04). This is partly because I prefer the OSX GUI (let’s be honest) and partly because most of my colleagues are also Mac … Continue reading

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Installing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a Dell Windows 8 machine with UEFI

Quick post this – originally on evolve.sbcs but behind a wall there so reposted here – both in case anyone’s interested and in case something breaks and we have to remember what we did, exactly (the far more likely scenario) … Continue reading

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