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How to Dual Boot Ubuntu and Windows – the Picture Book Edition

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ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6: Future Perfect?

(This is a public draft of an article written for the Lenovo forums.  The “official” version is there – please join that conversation: ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6: Future Perfect?) The tech world never sits still. Capabilities and capacities – … Continue reading

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Windows 10 USB Install Media … or MS BS

I got schooled (again) the other day whilst trying to help a forum member.  They’d been running Linux on a Lenovo machine and wanted to boot Windows 10 install media to set up a dual boot situation. Forum Member: “I’ve … Continue reading

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ThinkPad P1 Gen 2: a Beauty AND a Beast

ThinkPad P1 Gen 2 – images Lenovo A beauty: slim and trim, carbon fiber display cover, gorgeous UHD OLED touch display. A beast: hexacore i7, two NVMe SSD slots, major league RAM capacity. This beastly beauty is my first workstation-class … Continue reading

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Fob Story III, A Tale of Three Fobs, Goldilocks and the … oh never mind…

Another chapter in the “Swiss Army” external drive saga. First it was the classic multi-boot USB flash drive:  A FOB STORY: some notes on bootable flash drives then the “turbo” external NVMe/USB-A & -C version: FOB Story II and now a … Continue reading

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