Tyler Nienhouse's Blog

Merry Christmas!

  Hope you all have a very Merry Christmas! 😀


Got a couple more pictures! Focusing mainly on black and white images lately.

The Karmic Updates

Since the new version of Ubuntu is extremely different, I will be reposting two of the biggest posts on here – Gateway T-6345U and Ubuntu Jaunty and Fix Ubuntu 9.04 ATI Driver Issue Work on both of these begins today, and will extend through next week. The Gateway T-6345U article will the be the first out because it will be … Read More

Gateway T-6345U and Ubuntu Karmic

Ubuntu Karmic is out and many updates have lead to great improvements in compatibility with this laptop. Karmic runs perfectly out of the box except for one thing – screen brightness adjustment doesn’t work. The fix for this is quite simple though. 1. Open up /etc/default/grub in your preferred text editor as root (For a nice GUI interface, press Alt+F2 … Read More

Weekly Best 5

 I’ve been into long exposures lately… 😀

101 Things to do With the TI-30XS Calculator

A Complete Introduction to the TI-30XS Multi-view Multi-use Calculating Device or 101 Things to do With the TI-30XS Calculator Iron Carpet steamer Hair clip Cell phone Frisbee Throwing star Taser Paddle Inch worm Eraser Book Tongue extension Personal table Date spacer Earring Chew toy Straightening iron Skis Sanitary grabber Rip-off flash drive Pointless solar power Camera Back scratcher Spatula Nun-chucks … Read More

Weekly Best 4

A little late for the post.

Weekly Best 3


Weekly best 2


Weekly best 1

First in my series of weekly pictures. I need several photos for photography class every week so I’m going to post my favorite here every Wednesday.