The Fix

Posted on Wed 29 July 2020 in Tech • Tagged with laptop, linux, driver, atheros, problem, solution

In my previous blog post, I mentioned that I had issues with my Acer laptop running Linux. It has an Atheros QCA9377 card in it, which was constantly dropping its authentication with the router, resulting in the connection dropping seemingly at random for periods of time. Well, one of the …

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Making a Gameplan…

Posted on Mon 27 July 2020 in Tech • Tagged with linux, laptop, windows, mac, problems

So… I’ve got a problem, and maybe someone can give some advice. See, I’ve been using Linux, but with recent kernels, the wifi on the laptop it’s on will drop out occasionally. Doesn’t matter what distro I use, it’s flaky, but works fine in Windows …

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Twitter Is Toxic

Posted on Fri 26 June 2020 in Social Media • Tagged with Twitter, Mastodon, Fediverse, Social Media

I’ve been on Twitter since the early days, and every time I threaten to leave, something draws me back. But as of late, Twitter’s biggest problem has been showing so blatantly that I just can’t ignore it.

Twitter encourages toxicity.

I’ve watched as many people I …

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