You can make your USB drive write files much faster by disabling journaling, and increasing the speed of writing from 4 MB/sec, to up to 80 Mb/sec. Use a program like Gparted to find the partition name of your device, which in this example is /dev/sdc1.
Setting up a Linux installation can be done in many different ways, but preserving your settings and bookmarks is nice, so you don't have to redo them after a reinstall. This set-up uses another partition (in the example, called "arkiv") to store your photos, documents, settings for installed programs and your mail program, connecting to them via symlinks.
MaxCoin was launched as the latest alt coin, in the beginning of February 2014. The name of the cryptocurrency comes from Max Keiser, from the Keiser Report on RT - an economical journalist, who dissects the modern, neo-liberal capitalism which is ruling the planet these days.
When you update Drupal core, the .htaccess file is overwritten with the latest version. This also means that any www redirects in that file are lost, and you have to re-apply them, which is annoying, and a problem if you forget to do it after updating. The reason why it is important to only show URLs with OR without www. in front of them, is to avoid what Google considers duplicate content.
The rear gear cable on my bike snapped while I was biking on it today. Luckily I had a replacement cable with me, so I thought I could replace it right away. But it turned out that the cable head inside the gear shifter was jammed, and impossible to get access to and remove.