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Android Oreo on Nexus 6

After much trials and references to the below webpages: https://www.androidcentral.com/how-get-android-o-your-pixel-or-nexus-and-how-roll-back-nougat https://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-6/help/oem-unlocking-greyed-t3491358 https://forum.xda-developers.com/wiki/Google/Device_Codenames I finally found out sadly that [l suspected this initially since the zip file was for Nexus 6P], that l cant run/push Android 8 aka android oreo to … Continue reading

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Columbia River Pictures – Nexus 6

Columbia River Pictures 12/7 from Vancouver, WA side, taken using the Google Motorola Nexus 6

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Turn-off auto suggestion box on Bing Search

Heres the settings l used to turn off this annoying feature in IE 11. Hopefully by default a nice browser would simply say go to abc.com when you type it on the text input box for websites than go to … Continue reading

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Kodi (formerly XBMC)

“Kodi (formerly XBMC) is a free and open-source media player software application developed by the XBMC/Kodi Foundation, a non-profittechnology consortium.[4] Kodi is available for multiple operating systems and hardware platforms, with a software 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls. It allows users to play and view most … Continue reading

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Health@Google: Deskbound by Kelly Starrett

One of the series of excellent workplace/motivation videos presented at Google for workers there.    

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Google IO

Google IO Developers Conference Video. Click here for website link.

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Google’s April Fool Day Joke

Can’t believe once again for the 3rd or 4th straight year l fell for Google’s April fools day joke!!!      

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R2D2

Working on creating a 3D version of Star Wars robot R2D2, using Autodesk Maya. Click here for information on Artoo-Detoo. Will post updates as l progress. Hopefully l can build a life sized one some day. Excellent reference images from … Continue reading

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Web Sites and malicious code….

Its very important to not only have an anti-virus program running on your PC, but to have one with internet security built in. Below is a screen capture from Norton Security Suite. I attempted to visit a CG website referenced … Continue reading

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Android

Just about everyone must be familiar or has seen tons of TV ad’s showing Android based cell-phones. Heres a link to notes/screen-shots l saved while trying my hand at a first programming project targetng the Google Android 2.2 Operating System. … Continue reading

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