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…

Building New Horizons at the Women Techmakers Summit

At Neontribe, we often get the opportunity to attend many incredible events across the country. After applying for this summit to celebrate International Women’s Day, I was thrilled to receive an invite to represent Neontribe at this prestigious event. After arriving at Google’s HQ in London, we were…

Making a difference with Code First: Girls

Neontribe strives to support passionate people to get into the industry (see Untangled). So when we were asked to help to run a Code First: Girls (CF:G) course, we jumped at the chance! We were approached by Dr. Pam Mayhew from the University of East Anglia (UEA) who asked…

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…