Simplenote to Joplin import tutorial

Install Joplin desktop, export notes from Simplenote, change extensions to .md and import to Joplin. Read on if you have time. I always wanted to have a simple note taking app that can note text and pictures. Joplin, a FOSS peace of software, was just what I was looking for. A word about my Joplin…

 

The right Linux distro for beginners

Different Linux distros to a new user probably look like a forest of strange lookalike trees. How to choose the right one for yourself? Distro, short from distribution. Linux jargon for beginners How to choose a Linux distro*? This question is probably difficult to answer for a person who never used Linux but would want…

 

Testing Manjaro KDE 20.0 by a beginner

Booting from live USB and testing the beginner workflow. So far I have been using Ubuntu Mate as my home laptop OS. It performed all home tasks well and that is surfing the internet, writing, listening to music and similar. Now the laptop’s screen died. I can still use it connected to a monitor but…

 

Separation anxiety

This is the beginning of a story about our dog and us dealing with its separation anxiety. Updates to follow… Hopefully the story will be one of success. 19 July 2020 Just recently we got a new dog. It is a small black terrier puppy of a hunting kind, the kind you can see running…

 

Taking your emails off Gmail

How to download all your emails from Gmail and read them somewhere else. And maybe a bit of why to do so… Google reads your emails and sells your stuff to other companies – maybe. Who really knows? You can agree to their privacy policy, but do you really know in how many ways you…

 

What? Why?

What this will be about what and why. (updated on 17.8.2020.) Effilicious is about all things which are efficient and delicious, but not necessarily at the same time. You will find here methods to do this and that as well as recipes for cooking. This about covers the What. Why? L’art pour l’art and maybe…