Expect the Unexpected

I started off on this holiday weekend expecting to write about a simple text based calendar/scheduler program I can run from a Linux shell. This was “calcurse”. It’s a nice simple program that works for me and is in line with the “Keep It Simple” philosophy.Well, that was the plan.I didn’t stick to the plan.I…

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Have you checked your system’s BIOS lately?

Have you checked your system’s BIOS lately? Maybe you should. It’s pretty simple if you are familiar with your operating systems terminal/command line. Linux:sudo dmidecode –type bios Windows:systeminfo | findstr BIOS The simplest way to upgrade my Lenovo laptops was to re-install Windows 10 and use the Lenovo utilities to upgrade the bios Revision ,…

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