News

So Far This Week I’ve Written

Hello readers, This week I've been focused on editorial journalism - over at USA Politics Today A Conservative News Blog that I've come to enjoy in recent months! This is my…
Read More

How Bitcoin Could Save The Internet

Hello reader, By now you have heard of Bitcoin and maybe have an idea about how the cryptocurrency actually works. The actual code used as a wallet changes on every…
Read More

The Merits Of Alternative Operating Systems Like ReactOS

Hello readers, We have just added our interview with the developers of ReactOS to this very article where we'll tackle some serious questions about OS development, addressing the problems that…
Read More

Meditation And Dreaming

Hello readers, If all that you observe is outside of you in your estimation, where does your experience of observation occur? The brain is a bit like a secretary who…
Read More

Zen Musings

Hello contemplatives, It's been awhile since we went down the rabbit hole and some of you might wonder why. I suppose the majority of my recent reflection has been upon…
Read More

Stages Of Understanding

Hello readers, As a race of beings who learn from our environments, we suffer from an incomprehensible amount of confusion about our world due to information being available that could…
Read More

Google Fuchsia And Other RTOS

Hello readers, Recently it was announced that Google was developing an operating system that could (according to some) potentially compete with both; Google Chrome, and Android, which are both largely…
Read More

More Linux Bash Commands

Hello reader, While we can find most of these by searching directly in the terminal it isn't always practical to stop a task to search via --help. Often we resort…
Read More

No Gui Isn’t Really The Arch Way

Hello readers, Chances are if you can read this sentence you are using a graphical web browser, and haven't tried to visit a website any other way. Not that people…
Read More

Today

Hello readers, Today - I decided that if I had a few million dollars to play with I'd buy a Hotel over near Virginia beach. Not because I've always wanted…
Read More

Haiku Review

Hello readers, In pursuit of unusual operating systems I find myself trying new things constantly. Recently I tried the old IBM OS/2 Warp 4 for example and may feature it…
Read More

Grep Help At A Glance

Hello reader, I'm just appending text for a quick reference for new Linux and Mac users, I certainly didn't write the help manual. Usage: grep [OPTION]... PATTERN [FILE]... Search for…
Read More

The Death Of Social Media Marketing

Hello readers, By now many of you have seen dreams of social media related business services dashed on the rocks of indifference. The reasons are simple, Between the countless spam…
Read More

Arguing With Reality

Hello reader, Wishes, prayers, spells, invocations, secret sigils, and devotionals all have something in common. They rely on the premise that under special circumstances a reality may be shifted or…
Read More

Mainframes And Cluster Computers

Hello reader, A quick look at the differences between: Cluster Computers Mainframe Computers Workstations PC's A cluster computer is a system that uses many smaller computers in tandem to accomplish…
Read More

10 Points Of Focus For A Change Of Experience

Hello reader, No matter what you are currently experiencing it is entirely possible to become more aware of yourself in the present, and begin shifting towards your favored way of…
Read More

Microsoft’s Augmented Reality Program

Hello reader, From around the mid 1980's (Nintendo era,) many of us were looking at the infancy of shooter games and imagining more immersive experiences. The ones that early virtual…
Read More

Quantum Computers And Related Technology

Hello reader, If you have even a passive curiosity about technology and have researched quantum computers, chances are you didn't get very far unless you started reading about it quite…
Read More

Counting Parrots By Yingele

Hello reader, Once in a while I come across an app for kids that truly surprises me. My son often checks out the games but seldom finds any apps that…
Read More

The Practicality Of General Artificial Intelligence

Hello reader, The more things change In the ancient world man tried to reconcile the notion that we were created beings. The concept of gods or demigods flourished and waned…
Read More

Understanding Zen

Hello reader, There are many people out there who understand what Zen is and perhaps as many who understand how it came to be, how it works, etc. This article…
Read More

Examining What Holds Value In Meditation

Hello reader, Beyond any conceptual thinking a mind retains a recognition of "importance" related to our focus while in the deepest meditative states.  Without thinking in words, we find ourselves…
Read More

Linux and Windows Versions Of Similar Software

Hello reader, There are thousands of applications with nearly identical counterparts between these two operating system "types." Of course there are probably many similar counterparts for Mac users, but that…
Read More

Must Have Linux Apps 2015

Hello reader, My list of essential Linux applications for anyone doing anything online. KDENLIVE: This video editing software features overlay compositing and lossless compression as an export feature. The learning…
Read More

Security On Mobile Devices

Hello reader, Even as you read this someone's phone credentials are being used to access their phone or tablet. It isn't that mobile devices are inherently less safe, but they…
Read More

Taoism Vs Always In Tao

Hello reader, As altruistic as my book is, true strict Taoism? Certainly not. Always In Tao differs from traditional Taoism by reinventing how we look at Eastern philosophy using a…
Read More

Libre Office And Gimp

Hello reader, Two of my favorite programs on the Linux operating system are actually available for Windows users as well, and can be life savers for writers or bloggers. The…
Read More

The Product Is This Moment

Hello reader, Meditation done correctly can change a person's life in a multitude of ways. Over the past 20 years it has shifted my attention to a more grounded, more…
Read More

Some Useful Linux Tips

On the old site we had quite a bit of interest in our links regarding Linux codes, some of the top searched were: Reinstalling grub 2 after installing in multiboot…
Read More

Brad’s Crossing

Hello reader, I am officially celebrating my 20th book release. Brad's Crossing is the tale of a woman named Eleanor who stumbles upon a dead man's journal and spends a…
Read More

Flash Alternatives Worth Considering

Hello reader, Mozilla has joined the numerous other frustrated companies that find Adobe Flash to be an unforgiveable mess. The ad laden, malware hiding, outdated, resource hog is considered by…
Read More

The Zen Of Most Conspiracy Theories

Hello reader, Whether it's: reptilian shapeshifting aliens living among us, giants buried beneath us, moon bases, sasquatch, or something more insidious, there are more things believed to be happening than…
Read More

How To Go Completely Overboard In Any Monetized Blog

Hello reader, Lets imagine that, infographics aside, we needed to get a point across in an article about a product or topic that isn't particularly interesting... Some examples might be…
Read More

A meditative exercise that ends in mindfulness

Hello reader, While it is seldom my intention to suggest imagining anything in an article about meditation, this is a special circumstance. To attempt this exercise you'll need an object…
Read More

Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon

For best results view fullscreen (different resolutions may obscure some of the details) [seoslides embed_id="204a28bfab2d" script_src="http://www.alwaysintao.com/embed-script/linux-mint-17-1-cinnamon/hello-world-6/" overview_src="http://www.alwaysintao.com/slides/linux-mint-17-1-cinnamon/" site_src="http://www.alwaysintao.com" site_title="AlwaysInTao" title="Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon" /] A brief review... As a Linux…
Read More

Handling Difficult Driver Installations In Windows 10 Tech Preview

Hello reader, Windows 10 Tech Preview... A beautiful operating system to say the least. While it can be challenging to get everything running on newer operating systems quickly, it can…
Read More

Microsoft Visual Studios 2013 Community Edition

Microsoft Visual Studios 2013 Community Edition Hello readers, Recently as I drifted back toward programming I found myself tinkering with a variety of development environments. I don't customarily blog about…
Read More

This is what Microsoft’s Nokia-less Lumia phones will look like

After the Nokia France Facebook page tipped Microsoft's branding plans earlier this week, Microsoft made if officially official: The company's future smartphones will be called Microsoft Lumia, dumping the Nokia…
Read More

Upgrading the Linux in a Dual Boot Environment

Chances are if you are dual booting Linux you recall the simplicity of the installation. Dual booting alongside windows has a few inherent advantages: Program Availability Even dual booting different…
Read More