Stream Yle Areena videos on mpv from Firefox

The Yle Areena player back in the day required user to install Flash Player plugin on their browser – and some older media on it still do! But even today the Yle Areena’s HTML5 player is still not probably your favourite media player, so let’s play it in mpv! yle-dl First things we need are

Solution for screen tearing in X11

I often see online people complaining that we have to get rid of X11 and start using Wayland because Wayland fixes the screen tearing on Linux desktop. I scratch my head as there have been solutions for screen tearing on X11 for years. I want to show you a simple solution to tackle screen tearing,

SSD tips and tweaks

SSD work fine out of the box and most optimisations aren’t really necessary, but I think these are useful if you want to increase the life-time of your brand new SSD. Swap on SSD If you have enough RAM that you don’t need swap (and you don’t need to hibernate instead of suspend) it might

Free your Android from Google

UPDATE 2018-01: This is somewhat outdated as microG has released their own fork of LineageOS. See details below. microG has released their own fork of LineageOS which can be accessed here! This makes microG easier to handle as now you don’t have to apply signature spoofing to your ROM each time you reboot your device.

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