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AI God, Hacking E-Waste, Open-source Email and Wine Games

 

This Day in Tech History:

Pac-Man Fever Begins

http://thisdayintechhistory.com/10/10/pac-man-fever-begins/

 

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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:

Connect To Wifi From The Linux Command Line

https://linuxconfig.org/connect-to-wifi-from-the-linux-command-line

 

Software/Video:

Brand NEW IBM PC AT + Model M! Unboxing & Setup [LGR]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLy_jEbuY-U

Week Of Linux News 07 October 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5C9g4SYsdys

The $50 Recycled Portable Monitor Project

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0YT3LIKY0gA



Awesome links:

4 open source alternatives to Gmail

https://opensource.com/alternatives/gmail

10 Games You Can Play on Linux with Wine

https://www.maketecheasier.com/games-play-on-linux-with-wine/

Why E-waste Should be at the Forefront of a Company’s Cybersecurity Plan

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/why-e-waste-should-be-at-the-forefront-of-a-companys_us_59ca78dfe4b08d6615504601

Deus ex machina: former Google engineer is developing an AI god

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/sep/28/artificial-intelligence-god-anthony-levandowski



FreeGeek Freebie:

Linux for Beginners

https://www.linuxtrainingacademy.com/book/

 

Deal of the week:

Dell Precision 490 Xeon 5355 @2.66 GHz 8GB RAM, 500 GB HDD Nvidia Quadro 4000
20" Dell monitor + HD webcam. All for
$74! 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/deal10-08-2017

 

Command of the day:

quota – Displays disk limits and current disk usage for a specified user. Useful when there are multiple users assigned to a particular system.

 

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

 

-The FreeGeek Chicago Team