Month: Travanj 2019

Snap Apps Now Launch 6x Faster

The slow start-up time of newly installed Snap apps has been a point of contention for many Ubuntu Linux users for a while. But developers behind the fledgling app format have announced that a noticeable improvement in first-run loading times is on the way. Slow start-up …

How to Manually Update Apple Watch

Just like any other tech device you own, you want to keep your Apple Watch up-to-date to get the latest bug fixes and other improvements. Here is how to check for updates manually. Just like with your iPhone and other tech devices, you want to make …

Install Visual Studio Code via Official Snap in Ubuntu 18.04

MicroSoft and Canonical (the company behind Ubuntu) finally announced the official Snap package of Visual Studio Code IDE. Which means you can install VS Code easily from Ubuntu Software and keep it always up-to-date automatically, though the old Snap package maintained by an independent developer was …

FreeBSD 12 released: Here is how to upgrade FreeBSD 11 to 12

The FreeBSD project announces the availability of FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE. It is the first release of the stable/12 branch. The new version comes with updated software and features for a wild variety of architectures. The latest release provides performance improvements and better support for FreeBSD jails and …

Multiple vulnerabilities in FreeBSD NFS server code

FreeBSD is a free and open source operating system. The NFS (Network File System) is a server and client application that turn FreeBSD into a file sharing server. Users can upload or update files on a remote NFS server. NFS is standard on NAS (network attached …

How to check the Weather with Siri

People love to chit chat about the weather, and Siri is no different! Next time you need the latest forecast or the current temperature, ask Siri to give you a hand. With it, you can find out the weather or sunrise/sunset information at home, or anywhere …

RAD for Nintendo Switch: Everything you need to know

Cool 90s teenagers bopping their way through a radioactive wasteland, defeating mutant monsters with baseball bats, and transforming into mutants themselves – if that sounds “rad” to you, then RAD is a good game to keep an eye on. Announced at the last Nintendo “Nindies” Direct, …