An Updated Guide On Making games for The PinePhone with G Develop 5

I’ve learned a lot about manual compilation since my last guide concerning making games for the PinePhone with G Develop 5, and as such, this it’s time to give you all an updated guide, on how you can package your G Develop 5 games for Mobile Linux. We are still going to focus on AppImagesContinue reading “An Updated Guide On Making games for The PinePhone with G Develop 5”

PineTime SmartWatch and Infinitime 1.2.0 Current impression and progress report.

Recently, I received my PineTime SmartWatch from Pine64, pre-loaded with Infinitime v1.0.0. My first thought was “Wow, I’m wearing a watch and it’s not 2010”. My second thought was “What can a SmartWatch that costs $26.99 actually do?”. I should note here that $26.99 is the Community price, and is likely to go up toContinue reading “PineTime SmartWatch and Infinitime 1.2.0 Current impression and progress report.”

Why’re you still using Windows??

I’ve been using Linux since 2013, the year I started College. I first heard of Linux in highschool when I noticed one of my teachers running.. something on his computer that I didn’t recognize. It wasn’t Windows, that’s for sure. I asked him and he said he was running Linux on his laptop, but didn’tContinue reading “Why’re you still using Windows??”

Installing Mobian on the Pinephone. A Guide and Review

Hey everyone! Thanks for checking out my guide / review of Installing Mobian on the Pinephone! The process we’re going to follow is going to be pretty much the same as we did to try out Manjaro Phosh beta 10 ( https://fossingularity.com/2021/05/31/installing-manjaro-phosh-beta-10-on-the-pinephone/ ). Grab – An SD card A USB C cord A copy ofContinue reading “Installing Mobian on the Pinephone. A Guide and Review”

Installing Manjaro Plasma Beta 5 on The Pinephone

How does Plasma currently stack up against the competition? Honestly? Pretty well. Plasma’s UI is still a piece of beauty to behold in the world of open source UIs for mobile Linux. Window-display is still slightly buggy, but rotating your phone to landscape and back is generally good enough to fix this. The installation processContinue reading “Installing Manjaro Plasma Beta 5 on The Pinephone”

ExpidusOS Test release 1 Pinephone Review

EpidusOS is a new cross-platform Linux OS forked from Void Linux, currently equipped with the XFCE desktop, brought to us by Midstall Software. ExpidusOS Homepage – https://expidusos.com/ ExpidusOS Github – https://github.com/ExpidusOS Midstall Software website – https://www.midstall.com/ A Work in Progress – ExpidusOS presents a refreshing break from the usual three desktop environments present on mobileContinue reading “ExpidusOS Test release 1 Pinephone Review”

A look at the Pine64 Pinephone dock internals

Hey everyone! If you’re like me at all, you’re curious about the internal workings of every piece of tech you see. That’s why I decided to open the Pine dock to see if it had any modification potential. As a preface, I am not responsible for any damage you cause to yourself or your tools.Continue reading “A look at the Pine64 Pinephone dock internals”

Installing Manjaro Phosh Beta 10 on The Pinephone

The good the bad, and the installation process. To do this, you’re going to want to grab five things. A USB-C cord to plug your phone into your computer A Micro SD card that’s at least 8gb A copy of Jumpdrive from – https://github.com/dreemurrs-embedded/Jumpdrive/releases A copy of BalenaEtcher from – https://www.balena.io/etcher/ A copy of ManjaroContinue reading “Installing Manjaro Phosh Beta 10 on The Pinephone”

I’m new to Linux, where are my apps for ___? A Guide for Windows 10 and OS X Converts

Well first of all, welcome! We’re glad to have you! Let’s get you setup with all the software you’re used to using on Window and OS X, and Some Free and Beautiful Competitors to what you’re used to. Web Browsers – Google Chrome: Google Chrome is that thing you use Microsoft Edge one time toContinue reading “I’m new to Linux, where are my apps for ___? A Guide for Windows 10 and OS X Converts”