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Revive Nexus 7

Well, mine (tilapia 3G) used to work almost flawlessly at Android version 5 or lower, but then I got it to Marshmallow then Nougat.. although trying a couple of different roms, it becomes slow as hell. 127 more words


Google Nexus 7 (2013) upgrade to Android Nougat 7.1.2 plus auto-rotation fix

I ordered my trusty Google Nexus 7 in 2013 so I could get it on the day of release. Google updated the Android OS (Operating System) for a couple of years before it went “out of support”. 290 more words

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The silent shame of bringing an older Android phone to a Google event

MOUNTAIN VIEW–I really didn’t think my Nexus 5X phone was that old until I saw so many others at Google I/O here–being used by event staff to scan the RFID tags in… 214 more words


The Foggy Start - #mb04

The fog before the sun

And the fine ales of course



Location: Caballo Lake Campground, Caballo Lake, Caballo, New Mexico
32°54’36.2″N 107°18’31.6″W
32.910054, -107.308765

Day 3 of our trip.  Fishing will have to wait.  We want to go exploring.  589 more words


The Plan #London2016

Set up a command post

In The Queens Hotel, Newport

Food And Drink

Turn That Old Tablet Into A Sub-$100 Linux Laptop

Tiny laptops have always been devices that promise so much, yet fail somehow to deliver. From the Atari Portfolio palmtops through to the recent crop of netbooks they have been either eye-wateringly expensive if they are any good, or so compromised by their size constraints as to be next-to-useless. 279 more words

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