Author: Maricela Potoc

Brave Browser

  One day I decided that I am sick of Google and Chrome and everything American. Why? Look at the taxes they pay in countries like Romania. I don’t think it’s fair to get so much money from ads in so many countries, export the profits and only invest to develop one nation, so I…
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01/12/2018 0

Engineer joke – introverted vs extroverted

Whats the difference between an Introverted Engineer and an Extroverted Engineer? Introverted Engineer looks at His shoes when he’s talking to you. Extroverted Engineer looks at Your shoes when he’s talking to you.  😳

22/01/2018 0

Control + F5 – Reload web pages and see changes

I use CTRL + F5 in Windows to reload a web page and see the changes that I just made in WordPress. Especially for WordPress themes and plugins translations, it’s very helpful to see if you translated the words in the right place, since the same words can be found in several places.

16/08/2017 0

No sound in windows 8.1

I was really angry to discover frequent sound issues with windows 8.1. The sound icon shows up as mute and when I press the troubleshoot button no fix is available. Fortunately I found a small and quick hack to help you fix the no sound issue in windows 8.1. No sound in windows 8.1 –…
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14/08/2014 0

Poisoned words

In Romanian we use an expression for the times when someone is angry and says offensive + bitter words to other people: a-și vărsa veninul(translated: to spill her/his venim). Some people keep the venim inside and they become bitter, others put the venim into sharp words and carefully prepare a rain of poisoned arrows…

13/06/2014 0

Delete files with a too long name in windows 8.1

If you installed windows 8.1 and you tried anything but still couldn’t get rid of the folder Windows.old because you get an error saying that you should rename the files in order to be able to move/delete them and you can’t edit the too long name of the files,  here is the solution: 1. Go…
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25/03/2014 0

Lame Flirting Phrases

Photo taken from   As you know, most men are not too creative when it comes to picking up women. Here you can find some classic lame flirting phrases: 1. I’m no Fred Flintstone, but I can make your Bedrock. 2. I lost my number , can i have yours? 3. Did it hurt…
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06/03/2014 0

The best audio tagger for Linux

I was having a huge dilemma – I can’t give up on Linux and could not find a good audio tagger for Linux. I spent many hours searching for the best alternative to MediaMonkey for Linux and finally I found not just an alternative, but actually a better and faster audio tagger than MediaMonkey. So…let…
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11/02/2014 0

Enable javascript in firefox

I use linux(fedora)now and sometimes one update messes up things, so I need to fix them. I often can’t see videos right or some web pages show up with missing elements. Not anymore since I got a fix. I wanted to access google drive and I was told I need to enable javascript in firefox…
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10/02/2014 0