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Deleting Facebook

Well, sort of. I’ll still be using Messenger, and I’ll eventually post links to stuff I write here, but… I’m deleting Facebook.

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My notes on the TYT MD-2017

The programming cable is just a passive device. This means the radio must be connected to the cable and turned on before your computer will be aware of the connection. The programming software (“CPS”) is included with the firmware updates … Continue reading

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FT-70R Battery Problems? Update the firmware…

Apparently the firmware on the Yaesu FT-70R has problems reading or charging the battery or something like that. Update the firmware here.

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Linux USB ports wandering all over the place? Here’s a way to pin them down.

I was tired of hunting down my USB serial devices on every reboot, so I found this link and solved the problem.

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Fight for the Future!

Just a friendly reminder that our rights in the US of A on the Internet are under attack. Fight for the future.

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FCC Field Offices

Need the phone number for your FCC field office? This is probably your best bet.

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The Coffee Brewing Institute: Setting the Stage for Specialty Coffee | The Specialty Coffee Chronicle

I had no idea coffee was so sciencey… Source: The Coffee Brewing Institute: Setting the Stage for Specialty Coffee | The Specialty Coffee Chronicle

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We Refuse To Accept a Fascist America

I’ve signed and I’m ready to volunteer. Trump must be stopped. Not in four years, but beginning now. Our aim must be not just to survive but to defeat his attempt to impose a fascist America on the world. This … Continue reading

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Yay! I’m Back!

After pulling my hair out with differing MySQL versions between Debian 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, AWU is once again online. I got lots of help from this page about turning on debugging in WordPress. The official WordPress docs on … Continue reading

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The Chickens Are Home To Roost

You get Donald J. Trump when your society (or a large chunk of it) insists that men aren’t men unless they are bullies and predators. When it glorifies power as the sole measure of success. We’ve had this for centuries. … Continue reading

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