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HTTPS Obsolescence

I have a tablet that’s about ten years old. I’ve used it to read a lot of great books. Although I don’t usually install applications on it, I went to do so the other day. Despite being connected to the Internet, I was met with this message. Wondering if there...

How to Debug a Third Party Android App

I recently spent a small amount of time learning how to debug third party Android applications. There are many methods listed online, but most don’t work. Today, I’ll explain why most of these don’t work and explain one way that does. You can skip down to What works if you’re...

VLC Media Player Crashes on Fedora 30 Segmentation Fault

Recently after upgrading to Fedora 30 and installing VLC Media Player, I started experiencing crashes (segmentation fault) since the first attempt to launch. As you can see, there’s a segfault from 0x00007ffff7fdc19a in do_lookup_x () from /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 This means nothing to me, but I’ll tell you how I fixed it....

Fedora Yum / Dnf Update Breaks Nvidia Drivers

I recently had some issues after running a dnf update that completely borked my installation. I run KDE Plasma on Fedora 29 with an Nvidia 760Ti card, and I wanted to share some of the process I went through in recovering without having to do a fresh installation, in case...

Spotify Ad Blocker for Android

I made a Spotify ad blocker for myself and anyone else who is sick of Spotify ads on mobile. The app is very lightweight and automatically mutes and unmutes the phone when Spotify ads start and stop. It requires notification access as that’s how it tells if an ad is...