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We Must Leave EARTH!, AI Reporters Coming for YOU, Goldmine with E-waste & Run Windows with LINUX!

We Must Leave EARTH!, AI Reporters Coming for YOU, Goldmine with E-waste & Run Windows with LINUX!

 

This Day in Tech History
Sculley Forces Out Jobs
http://thisdayintechhistory.com/04/11/sculley-forces-out-jobs/

 

Deal of the Week!

Dell Inspiron i3 @ 3.2 Ghz, 4GB RAM, 320 GB HDD + 24" Dell monitor + Logitech HD Webcam. All for $102. All FreeGeek desktop computers come with a free 17” monitor, keyboard and mouse. Check out this weeks video here! - https://tinyurl.com/deal04-08

 

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Geeky Poll Results

How to:

4 Tools To Help You Run Windows Programs In Linux

https://www.lifewire.com/tools-to-run-windows-programs-in-linux-4120713


News Links:

‘GameMode’ is a new tool that can improve gaming performance on Linux

https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/04/feral-interactive-gamemode-linux

Elon Musk: We Must Leave Earth For One Critical Reason

https://lifeboat.com/blog/2018/04/elon-musk-we-must-leave-earth-for-one-critical-reason

Secret army of killer doomsday robots is ‘being built in a Korean university’

https://lifeboat.com/blog/2018/04/secret-army-of-killer-doomsday-robots-is-being-built-in-a-korean-university

 

What Are Your Best Data Privacy Tricks?

https://lifehacker.com/what-are-your-best-data-privacy-tricks-1824281675

 

A New AI “Journalist” Is Rewriting the News to Remove Bias

https://futurism.com/ai-journalist-media-bias-news-knowhere/


Ewaste News:

Old Electronics Could Be More Profitable Than Literal Gold Mines

https://futurism.com/urban-mining-old-electronics-profitable/

 

Microfactory gives e-waste new value

https://newatlas.com/smart-ewaste-microfactory/54090/

Harvesting Valuable Metals From E-Waste Makes Financial Sense

https://www.asianscientist.com/2018/04/tech/china-electronic-waste-recycling/


Videos and Programs:

LGA vs PGA! Which is better? - Thanks Dan!!!

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

 

Double your RAM – This Method Actually Works!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CHDoAsX1yo

 

Authenticator

https://github.com/bilelmoussaoui/Authenticator/


Command of the Week

tr
Used to translate or delete characters from a text stream.
A little devil called tr

 

Until next time!

- The FreeGeek Chicago Team