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Why Chrome 72 broke your Chromecast app

– Chrome 72 made some changes to the Chromecast API. Here's why your Chromecast app suddenly stopped working.

How to clear Terminal output on Mac

– A quick and easy way to clean your Terminal window and start afresh.

Google Drive trash won't empty? Here's the fix

– What to do when the "Empty trash" button on Google Drive refuses to work.

How to change the default Google Assistant timer and clock

– This is how you force "Ok Google" to use the correct timer and clock apps. It's not obvious, but it takes just a minute.

How to flatten a directory on Linux and MacOS

– How to move all the files in subdirectories to the root directory with a single terminal command.

Ubuntu: apt-get -f fails, "no space left on device", apt-get autoremove doesn't work.

– How to fix this pesky error when running apt-get install or some other command.

How to fix "READ ERROR" on Fujifilm cameras

– This tricky bug with Olympus X-series cameras is actually caused by Mac OS. Here's how you can fix it.

How to fix ImportMismatchError in Python

– If you get this error, it's probably a very easy fix. Here's how to fix this error with a single terminal command.

Cooking with Nick: Maple syrup dumplings

– Today, we are going to prepare a traditional Québécois dessert, grands-pères au syrop d'érable.

Settling a score with a French teacher

– A French teacher once told me that there are no words with more than 3 consecutive consonants in the French language. Every once in a while, the thought resurfaces, just to pester me.