How to disable Turbo Boost for AMD and Intel. Sacrifice some peak performance and get a cooler and quieter laptop with a longer-lasting battery.
Unicode 13 introduced Creative Commons license symbols. Here’s a small free font file with the new characters, so you can use them on your computer or website.
A bug caused 30 minutes of work on an email to disappear. However, I was able to recover it by poking around in the process memory using gdb/gcore. Here’s how.
Comparing how P2P protocols like BitTorrent, Dat, and IPFS can help you distribute your Git repositories without depending on a central server.
Night mode in Samsung browser explained. How it breaks page contrast and accessibility, pastelify SVG colors, and why web developers can’t do anything about it.
A tutorial on how to load native lazy-loading images earlier in Safari and Firefox. Speed up page loading while keeping visitors from seeing loading images.
Peer-to-peer apps forget the IP addresses it communicated with in the last session and rely on peer-discovery all the time. Caching can make them more robust.
Two-factor authentication requires users to commit to storing a secret code indefinitely. Popular apps lack tools to back up and data transfer those secrets.
Here’s my new utility program and Ruby library for embedding XMP sidecar files (.xmp/.xml) into JPEG, PNG, SVG, and WebP image files.
Websites are port-scanning your localhost. Here’s how to stop random websites from knowing what services are running on your device.
Why does the REQUEST_URI variable return /index.html and not / when requesting a directory? Blame it on the subrequest for the DirectoryIndex file.
I bought authentic and off-brand Roomba 900-series replacement parts to compare their perceived quality. The differences are quite small.