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Techmantium is a technology blog covering a wide range of technology topics and life hacks, including desktop PC, smartphones, tablets, Raspberry Pi, software, security, operating systems, mobile, storage, servers, gadget hacks and technology companies such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.

Here you will find my tutorials on everything from making the switch from Windows to Linux, building your own cloud server, working with a Raspberry Pi. You can also find my tech gadget reviews, privacy and security articles and some hardware hacks.

 

Dual Booting Windows and Linux with BURG
29th September 2017Linux
How to dual boot Windows and Linux and have a cool looking boot menu to select which operating system to load.
Installing Linux Step by Step
31st July 2017Linux
Installation of Linux has been seen as a difficult task for new users. This step-by-step guide is so easy that everybody can install Linux Mint easily.
First Look at the RaspberryPi 3
23rd July 2017Hardware
Four years after the launch of the first Raspberry Pi, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has just announced the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. Here is my first look at a Raspberry Pi which I will be using in some upcoming projects.
Top 10 Great BURG Bootloader Themes
1st July 2017Linux
BURG is a boot loader for Linux based on GRUB. BURG has a highly configurable menu system which works in both text and graphic mode and it features a themeable interface.
Switching from Windows to Linux
4th September 2016Linux
Windows 10 has been out for over a year now, and for the most part, it has been accepted well. Still, some people aren't happy with the privacy issues and the sheer amount of tracking, not to mention the security issues, and so may be looking for an alternative...
Using Grep to Search for Text in Linux
22nd August 2016Linux
Grep is a Unix tool used for finding text within files. This tool is very simple to use, much misunderstood and very powerful. It is an essential command to master when using Unix and Linux.
Beginners guide to Reading and Finding Files in Linux
21st August 2016Linux
Linux contains many, many, ways for accessing files, reading and writing to them. In this article, we look at a few ways to read and write files using basic Linux commands.
Social Engineering
21st August 2016Privacy & Security
Social Engineering is something we are all exposed to every day, from watching the daily news to advertisements. Social Engineering is psychological manipulation. How can a target be manipulated to do something they normally would not do. This can be as simple as manipulating someone to use your product over another or even buy something that they don't really need, through to divulging sensitive information, such as passwords, or transferring money.