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Kankun KK-SP3 Wi-Fi Smart Socket Hacked

Kankun KK-SP3 is a $20 Wi-Fi smart socket that can be controlled via iOS and Android app. But one person created a Kankun community on Google+ to try to hack the device and control...

How to Find Default Gateway in Linux

A gateway is a node or a router that acts as an access point to passes network data from local networks to remote networks. There are many ways to find out your gateway in...

MySQL – Get all sundays in a month

To  get all the Sundays or Saturdays or Mondays you can use the following MySQL code Sunday DAYOFWEEK(DATE_ADD(‘2014-10-01’, INTERVAL ROW DAY))=1 Monday DAYOFWEEK(DATE_ADD(‘2014-10-01’, INTERVAL ROW DAY))=2 Tuesday DAYOFWEEK(DATE_ADD(‘2014-10-01’, INTERVAL ROW DAY))=3 Thursday DAYOFWEEK(DATE_ADD(‘2014-10-01’, INTERVAL...

Install Gambas 3.5 via PPA in Ubuntu & Linux

Gambas is a free development environment aims at making a graphical development environment based on a Basic interpreter, so that we have a language as easy as Visual Basic™ under Linux™. Gambas3 is available...

How-To Cron jobs in Linux

I recommend KDE’s Task Scheduler (kde-config-cron) . Access it from the System Settings in theTask Scheduler module there. It manages both personal and system Crontabs, and the ease of creating the time boundaries greatly...

Parallel port control in Linux

The program pport is a simple yet handy program and its documented counterpart for accessing the output pins of multiple ports. Using this bundle, one can successfully control any household appliance or electronic device...

Bulk Image resize in Ubuntu

Bulk Image resize in Linux If you’re just doing a couple of images, most image editors in Ubuntu (Gimp, F-Spot, etc) will let you do a basic resize. If you want to edit tens,...