The lack of motivation, interest, ...whatever of fellow students

A week ago the second semester started here at the University of Bradford. My initial courses I wanted to take this semester are not available (Web Technologies and Humand Computer ...

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Metabo E150 welding machine repair (failure caused by bad solder joint)

Note: This is a guest post by David, a friend of the blog owners Today I got in a Metabo E150 for repair. This machine is a 150A STICK/TIG ...

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Moving to the UK for studying abroad

After knowing that I'll be studying at the University of Bradford in the UK for a while now, on Monday (15.09.2014) I finally moved there. While the move ...

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The joys of connecting to enterprise WIFI networks in Ubuntu 14.04

After a recent upgrade from the last long term support version of Ubuntu (12.04 Precise Pangolin) to the latest one (14.04 Trusty Tahr), my hopes of an again ...

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Unforeseen low battery feature of the Extech EX330 digital multimeter

Recently, a friend of ours did some probing with his Extech EX330 digital multimeter. When the low battery indicator came on and he had no spare batteries at hand, he ...

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