Category Archives: Software

Nvidia Cuda Install on Ubuntu, Linux Mint 16

Installing CUDA from Nvidia on ubuntu, linux mint 16 etc, mainly for gpu programming, boinc, blender etc, click here for this great article. My OS version: steve@c3p0 ~/Downloads $ uname -a Linux c3p0 3.11.0-12-generic #19-Ubuntu SMP Wed Oct 9 16:20:46 … Continue reading

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Batch Processing Powershell Script – For Photomatrix

Below is a script l wrote to process all files in a source folder into separate subfolders auto-created, which start from 1000, with just 3 files in each. This script helps place jpg 3 exposure files for Photomatrix Batch processing. … Continue reading

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Strata 2013: Dave Campbell, “Xbox Data is XXL”

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Adobe – Flash Player on Fedora 17

To install Adobe Flash player on Fedora 17, run below commands from a terminal window. su- rpm -ivh http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm yum install flash-plugin Go to the website here to test your browser’s support for Flash.

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Raspberry Pi

Ordered a Raspberry Pi micro computer from Newark Electronics [$35] and l just received it. It came with 513Mb RAM. Click here for the Raspbian – Debian OS distibution website. Home page for Raspberry Pi can be found here. “The … Continue reading

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Disable Adobe Flash Player Updater

If you ever wondered how to disable Adobe Flash Updater which seems to want to run an update everytime you restart your PC. 1. Get Crap Cleaner aka CCleaner from here. 2. Select tools, startup, scheduled tasks – and you … Continue reading

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SQL Server 2012 Setup

Click here for screenshots taken during a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 evaluation installation on a personal workstation.

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Cocoon

Get the latest plugin which beefs up your web browsing security. “Cocoon is an all-in-one plugin that makes everything you do online secure, virus-free and private. Without Cocoon websites and hackers have access to your computer to leave cookies or … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Intelligence Report

Microsoft Security Intelligence Report -current issue is Volume II – a 168 page “in-deoth perspective on software vulnerabilities and exploits, malicious code threats, and potentially unwanted software in the first half of 2011” January to June 2011 – makes a … Continue reading

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DBA in Space

Red Gate, a U.K.-based software company, has launched a campaign that will reward a database administrator (DBA) with the ultimate getaway: a seat on a commercial flight into space, courtesy of Space Adventures, Ltd. But first, DBAs must unravel a … Continue reading

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