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How to Get Started with Django Properly (for free!)

Recently I gave Python’s Django a try. Django is a free and open source web framework that allows for the quick creation of any kind of website, ranging from blogs to stores to Git server front-end. Django is extensible and has thousands of modules or “packages”.  One of the best things about this project is the abundance… Read More »

How to connect to PIA through OpenVPN on Linux

One of the most popular VPN providers these days is Private Internet Access (PIA). In this tutorial, I’ll show how to add a VPN connection to the Linux network manager with PIA’s service, using OpenVPN instead of PIA’s client software. Though the client app is robust and offers many useful features like a “VPN killswitch”,… Read More »

Build a PC this Black Friday!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are rolling around, and if you’re entertaining the idea of building a desktop PC yourself for the coming holiday season, now is the best time to make your purchase(s). With sales taking place in store (Microcenter, Tiger Direct) and online (Amazon, Newegg, NCIX), it is increasingly easy to find a… Read More »

10 edifying Reddit posts within 10 months

I sifted through the last 10 months of content from /r/GetMotivated, /r/lifeprotips, /r/explainlikeimfive, and /r/AskReddit. Here are the best Reddit posts that I could find: /r/GetMotivated/comments/2xc947/text_soon_i_will_be_gone_forever_but_thats_okay/ – If there is one thing that can put things into perspective,  it’s the words of a dying man. It is all too easy to lose sight of what… Read More »