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Teach Yourself to Code, Holographic AI & Your Friendly E-Waste Guide

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iMac 20" @ 2.66 Ghz, 4GB RAM, 320 GB HDD w/ El Capitan Mac OS. All for $105. All FreeGeek desktop computers come with a free 17” monitor, keyboard and mouse. Check out this weeks video here!


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How to:

How to Clear Bash History on Linux

https://www.howtoforge.com/clear-bash-history/

How to set up a Raspberry Pi for retro gaminghttps://opensource.com/article/18/1/retro-gaming?sc_cid=70160000001273HAAQ


News Links:

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

https://lifehacker.com/top-10-ways-to-teach-yourself-to-code-1684250889

Why isn't open source hot among computer science students?

https://opensource.com/article/17/12/students-and-open-source-3-common-preconceptions

How Deep Learning AI Will Help Hologram Technology Find Practical Applications

https://futurism.com/ai-deep-learning-holograms/

It’s Official: Linux Apps Are Coming to Chromebooks

https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/05/google-confirms-linux-apps-support-chromebooks


Ewaste News:

America’s Digital Dumping Groundhttps://globalreportingcentre.org/americas-digital-dumping-ground/

E-waste recycling guide: How to get rid of computer parts, old phones

https://mashable.com/2018/04/26/how-to-recycle-ewaste/#qbQjKrR30kqA

Juuls might be dangerous to use. But they’re definitely dangerous to throw away.

https://mashable.com/2018/05/09/juul-e-waste-recycling/#.Iueg2H5WOqq


Videos and Programs:

Museeks

https://github.com/KeitIG/museeks/releases/tag/0.9.4

Davinci Resolve

https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/davinciresolve/


Command of the Week

rsync
Rsync is focused on synching data from one disk location to another. It was created by Andrew Tridgell, one of Samba's core team.
More on this command


Until next time!

- The FreeGeek Chicago Team