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Noticed it just now: Firefox now includes an option to hide system title bars. Nice!

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With the shortly upcoming Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Canonical is making it super easy to take advantage of Linux kernel live patching.

Live patching lets you install and apply critical Linux kernel security updates without rebooting your system.

Live patching is pretty fast, too. Most kernel fixes apply in seconds, and without any interference to whatever it is you’re doing.

--> omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/04/enable
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Wasn't aware apt autoremove accepted a package name as an argument. Nice!

I've always used:
apt remove package
followed by:
apt autoremove

asciinema.org/a/OQwPK7ZrkS7WZy

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Medium needs to stop doing this, or people need to stop using Medium.

It's a website that hosts blogs.

That you read.

it doesn't need your Fooglebaceook account.

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The caffeine tile in Android is very useful during development/debugging. Disables screen lock for the specified time. mastodon.social/media/Nz0g1QRI

ps_mem — a utility to accurately report the core memory usage for a program
github.com/pixelb/ps_mem

Nice find: Artha (sourceforge.net/projects/artha). Select word -> press hotkey (Ctrl + Alt +W in my case): definition displayed as a notification!

This article made me try Artha again
opensource.com/article/18/3/to

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I very appreciate that the new Firefox lets you block all web sites from asking for location and to send you notifications. That was the worst.

The Mastadon web interface is nice but wonder if there is a nice GUI for the Linux desktop...

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