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How to fix a quiet phone speaker on a Samsung S9

– What to do if the phone speaker is not loud enough during calls, even at maximum volume.

N26 bug: can't confirm transactions

– Sometimes the N26 app won't let you confirm a transaction. Here's what to do.

How to fix a beeping/buzzing hard drive

– If you hard drive beeps or buzz, you might be able to fix it yourself. Here's how.

No script is too simple

– I write very short scripts, sometimes for single-line commands. Here's why you should do it too.

V-Strom won't start? Try this.

– A few things to look at if your DL650 won't start.

Markdown Notes is going offline

– After 7 years, Markdown Notes will disappear from the internet. Here's why, and what to do if you are affected.

Flying in Turkey during Coronavirus

– Important notes about flying, getting tested for COVID-19 and HES codes if you travel to or from Turkey.

Why Docker for Mac is making your website slow

– My website was painfully slow in Docker on my OS X machine, but really fast in production. I found why.

Python 3 urllib examples

– How to do basic things with urllib in Python 3.

Why I disabled comments on my websites

– In early 2020, I disabled comments on every website I run. Here is how and why I did it.