Detect .Net version using Internet Explorer

Here is a quick method of getting the .NET versions running on a system. Past the following text into the Internet Explorer address bar. javascript:alert »

Curses based fullscreen BOINC manager

Do you have a couple boxes running headless or otherwise not running Xorg? If you ever wanted to or had the need there is a Curses »

Ipad ad blocking using privoxy

I recently acquired an iPad 2 which I use mostly for surfing the web. I had no idea that you could not use browser extensions. Assuming »

Improve Google Reader readability with userstyles.org and Stylish

As with most Google products Reader is utilitarian. Install the Stylish Google Chrome extension. Restyle the web with Stylish, a user styles manager. Stylish lets you »

gpedit.msc could not create snap-in

When opening gpedit.msc you receive the following error: MMC could not create the snap-in. The snap-in might not have been installed correctly. Verify that "%SystemRoot »

CLI Quick Tip: Recursive File or Directory Permissions

Command to recursively change either file or directory permissions in Bash. Example of changing directory permissions to 755 sudo find . -type d -exec chmod 755 {} \; Example »