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Skylab Launched

http://thisdayintechhistory.com/05/14/skylab-launched/

 

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Hello again Geeks,

Here's a recap of the stories we've been going nuts over this week at FreeGeek Chicago. If you have news, article, photos or other material you wish to share with us, email it to share@freegeekchicago.org

 

How to:

How To Update GNOME Extensions

http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2017/05/how-to-update-gnome-extensions


Software/Video:

VidCutter

https://github.com/ozmartian/vidcutter

Week Of Linux News 14 May 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v645IQy4UlI

 

Awesome links:

This guy fixed his teeth by 3D printing his own plastic braces for $60

http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-3d-print-plastic-braces-for-60-2017-5?utm_content=bufferc8ba2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer-ti

NYU Accidentally Leaked a Top-Secret Code-Breaking Supercomputer to The Entire Internet

http://www.sciencealert.com/details-of-a-top-secret-encryption-breaking-supercomputer-were-put-on-the-internet-by-mistake

 

Deal of the week:

  • Custom build Phenom II 3.2 GHz, 4GB RAM, 320 GB HDD + 19" Dell monitor +  speaker

    All for $102! All #freegeekchicago desktops come with free keyboard and mouse. Call us at 773.342.6205 for more details. Wed-Sun from 11-5pm - http://tinyurl.com/deal05-14

 

Command of the day:

echo
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And as always, if you have a story, article or photos you would like to see us post email it to share@freegeekchicago.org



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