Linux Mint 18 Upgrade on my Dual-booted Macbook Air – part 1

Part 1 - Resizing Mac Yosemite Partitions Note: I am a casual nerd, savvy enough to experiment, google things and trouble shoot, but not a technical whiz by any stretch. I'm writing solely based on my own experience and what I figure out. I have a Macbook Air with a 128Gig harddrive. It's a lovely, …

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Finally! A photo software setup for Linux I can live with.

After spending a completely ridiculous amount of time fiddling, researching and experimenting with software over a period of years, I’ve finally found a setup that seems to work well for editing photos. Huge breakthrough, earth shattering. I have an online shop, and do one of a kind pieces, so I need a simple setup that …

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My Operating System Story: An extended ramble, or, why I dual boot Mac and Linux

My Operating System Story: An extended ramble, or why I dual boot Mac and Linux I recently completed a computer overhaul, to use Linux Mint as my primary OS on my 2011 Macbook Air. It is still dual boot, so I have access to Mac software when I need it. But this is the latest …

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