Installing the Arduino IDE on Linux Mint

The Arduino Playground does a pretty good job of directing users on how to install Arduino on Debian based distributions but there were a couple of spots where I found it was lacking, and had to go out to do my own research. The main thing it lacked was instructions on how to set up […]

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Enabling Emacs Keybindings in Gnome

A while back I discovered a post on someone’s blog that talked about using Emacs key bindings in bash. Since then my efficiency in bash has gone up drastically as these key bindings are second nature to me. This is definitely one of those cases where you wish you could go back in time to […]

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Installing Opera in Ubuntu Linux

There are a few ways to get Opera installed in Ubuntu, but with any Debian based distro you’re best bet is through apt-get. Unfortunately the default sources in Ubuntu do not include Opera, so you’ll have to jump through a few hoops to get it up and running. First open up your sources file in […]

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