Blatherings

KDE Plasma 5.21 on openSUSE Tumbleweed | Better Then Ever

Periodically, I like to gush over my operating system and desktop. Since I move back and forth between systems running both of my distributions of choice, Leap and Tumbleweed, I can see how Plasma is advancing as well as see what a static view of it is like over the course of a year or … Continue reading KDE Plasma 5.21 on openSUSE Tumbleweed | Better Then Ever

Fedora 33 | Review from an openSUSE User

Keeping inline with my general theme of being late to the party, I have finally given Fedora 33 a spin. I have previously reviewed Fedora 31 and really enjoyed it very much. In fact, every time I have used Fedora, it has indeed been a great experience. I am again trying out Plasma because I … Continue reading Fedora 33 | Review from an openSUSE User

Insync | Google Drive and OneDrive Sync Client on openSUSE

Insync is an application I have been using since about 2013 to make my Google Drive files available to me on my Linux Desktop. I have previously written about my Insync experience and continue to use Insync but recently, I received a question about installing Insync on openSUSE Leap and I realized that the documentation … Continue reading Insync | Google Drive and OneDrive Sync Client on openSUSE

Noodlings 24 | Spring green like openSUSE

The 24th appetizer sized podcast I am doing my best to not fade out, but for more of my thought and opinions, subscribe to DLN Xtend, a podcast with the Destination Linux Network where I have a chat about Linuxy things with my co-hosts Matt and Wendy. openSUSE Smiles openSUSE Stickers to Enhance your TechopenSUSE Smiles … Continue reading Noodlings 24 | Spring green like openSUSE

mGBA | Game Boy Emulation on Linux

I have received quite the number of comments about emulating the Game Boy on modern hardware and all the work that is going into it. I learned so much about the extensive community around emulating Game Boy games and the technology, research and absolute passion that goes into it. Though I was given many suggestions, … Continue reading mGBA | Game Boy Emulation on Linux

LCD Chalkboard Smart Sign, Raspberry Pi Powered

Whenever technology and art meet in a very useful product, I can't help but get excited and think about the applications of where a thing can be used. Instructables, yet again provides another incredible idea for something you can build as a life enhancement. I find the notion of combining a chalk board and a … Continue reading LCD Chalkboard Smart Sign, Raspberry Pi Powered

Noodlings 23 | Not Fading Yet

The 23rd personal pan pizza sized podcast I am doing my best to not fade out, but for more of my thought and opinions, subscribe to DLN Xtend, a podcast with the Destination Linux Network where I have a chat about Linuxy things with my co-hosts Matt and Wendy. Gaming Rack Design and Construction I have … Continue reading Noodlings 23 | Not Fading Yet

openSUSE Breeze Dark Plasma Style

I am happy to say that I now have published my openSUSE Breeze Dark Plasma Style for the world to use. If the color scheme I have previously release is any indicator of interest, there will be a few dozen that download it and that is good enough for me. I will be quite content … Continue reading openSUSE Breeze Dark Plasma Style

openSUSE Breeze Dark Plasma Color Scheme Published

About two years ago, I started using Kdenlive to do video editing. The dark theme I had been using, a modified version of the "openSUSE dark alternate" theme, was not getting along with Kdenlive and I had to use the "Breeze Dark" theme to be able to properly distinguish the widgets and such on the … Continue reading openSUSE Breeze Dark Plasma Color Scheme Published

Linking a TI-86 Calculator with openSUSE

Since there is a part of me still stuck in 1998, I do enjoy using my Texas Instruments TI-86 calculator for math things. When I have a complex equation that my middle-aged brain just can't seem to work out, I reach for my trusty old TI-86. It has been a faithful companion that has been … Continue reading Linking a TI-86 Calculator with openSUSE