Google Apps for Business: Disabling Confidential Mode

What There has already been a lot of discussion on Gmail's confidential mode, now it's rolling out for business customers I'm going to show you how to disable it for both incoming and outgoing email. Why As it would be almost impossible to comply with data retention laws. The Financial…

Crunchbangplusplus 9 tweaks

Crunchbangplusplus 9 Crunchbangplusplus (#!++) has been my workstation distribution of choice ever since Crunchbang (#!) shut down. The original Crunchbang distribution was fairly lightweight and used Openbox. Once it shut down @computermouth created a homage in Crunchbangplusplus. Crunchbangplusplus 9 is based on Debian 9 Stable (Stretch). Issues Crunchbangplusplus 9 shipped with some…

Elementary on Dell XPS 15 (9570)

Preperation We need to update the BIOS to the latest version, make some changes to the BIOS configuration and we need to flash a USB installer with the latest version of Elementary OS (more on that later). We will need a USB stick with at least 2GiB of space. BIOS…

Debian & VirtualBox Guest Additions Redux

In my previous look at Debian & VirtualBox we looked at installing the Guest Additions from the CD image. This time we look at enabling the backports in APT and installing it with the distributions package manager. Housekeeping As we are going to be playing with kernel's and their modules…