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Linux AutoCAD alternative free CAD

Linux AutoCAD alternative Free CAD

AutoCAD users who want to work in Linux have a great alternative called FreeCAD. This article describes installing the latest version of FreeCAD which is an amazing free CAD solution. Before I go into details about installing FreeCAD I’d like to mention that this software is also available for Windows users. Everyone knows that CAD … Read moreLinux AutoCAD alternative free CAD

Linux Best Productivity Software 2019

Best Productivity Linux Software 2019

This blog post is about the best productivity software for Linux which can be installed directly from within your distribution of choice. I will provide a short description and list the reasons why I chose a particular software title. What I do and which software I use In a nutshell, I do a ton of … Read moreLinux Best Productivity Software 2019

Yamaha Genos Home Recording Studio Setup

Yamaha Genos Home Recording Studio Setup

The Yamaha Genos is essential for my home recording studio. I’ve set up the Genos to not only provide all the sounds for my work but also as a secondary monitoring system. How to use the Yamaha GNS-MS01 speakers as playback monitors I use two workstations. Once is/was a high-end laptop with a Steinberg UR22 … Read moreYamaha Genos Home Recording Studio Setup

Canada Revenue Agency Scam – How To Block Phone Number

canada revenue agency scam how to block phone number

This is the Canada Revenue Agency the scammer says and exactly at that point I hang up because I got what I wanted. As soon as I get a call from a scammer or polling company, I hang up and block the phone number 1 437 227 9157 How to block a caller Android-based phones … Read moreCanada Revenue Agency Scam – How To Block Phone Number

Recording the Yamaha Genos MIDI with Reaper DAW

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This post describes how I record MIDI files on my Yamaha Genos and edit them with Reaper which is my DAW (digital audio workstation). For the record, Reapers is a low cost DAW and available as a free download from the Reaper website Yamaha Genos USB connecitons To make the process as simple as possible, … Read moreRecording the Yamaha Genos MIDI with Reaper DAW

Linux how to mirror a WordPress site on local computer

Linux can mirror and copy a live WordPress site so that it runs on my laptop at home. Although my web host creates backups which I can recall anytime I want to, I prefer to have an up-to-date mirror of my sites running on a local computer. If the live server gets compromised, I can … Read moreLinux how to mirror a WordPress site on local computer

Ultrawide or 32″ 4K Monitor Screen Dimensions

ultrawide 4k monitor screen dimensions

Ultrawide monitors are amazing and so are 4K monitors but which one is better for programmers and designers? Unlike never-ending arguments, screen resolutions can easily be compared with the help of math so let’s do just that.For the record, I work only with straight, non-curved displays. Curved monitors look to me as if the top … Read moreUltrawide or 32″ 4K Monitor Screen Dimensions

Linux Reaper Behringer U-phoria UMC404HD

Linux Reaper Behringer U-Phoria UMC404HD

I have discovered my golden formula when it comes to audio recording in Linux. Amazingly, the solution is easy because all I needed to achieve success is: Linux Reaper Behringer Audio Interface Linux Why Linux? Well, the answer is rather simple. My workstation has an internal SSD with a 256 Gig capacity. Yes, I can … Read moreLinux Reaper Behringer U-phoria UMC404HD

Behringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD on ArcoLinux

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I just hooked up a new Behringer U-Phoria UMC404HD to a laptop that runs ArcoLinux (XFCE) All that was needed to get the UMC404HD to run was plugging it in and configure the Jack audio server. Before I go on I’d like to tell you that everything works perfect. Installing Jack2 and QjackCtl By default, … Read moreBehringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD on ArcoLinux

Which audio interface is better Steinberg or Behringer

which audio interface is better Steinberg or Behringer

This is a true tail about two audio interfaces. One is a Steinberg UR22 mkii and the other, the Behringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD Instead of testing both interfaces and give you my humble opinion, I’ll let time be the judge. Bear with me. A few weeks ago, I was shopping for an audio interface. Like many … Read moreWhich audio interface is better Steinberg or Behringer