Enable GPU acceleration on Chrome/Ubuntu

Ever feel your browser always perform slower on Linux or taking more cpu then other OS platforms? Well I did and as it turns out, I can manually enable GPU acceleration. Check out the instructions in this link. Do you have it enabled? Quickly check by opening chrome://gpu To enable it, see instructions on http://www.webupd8.org/2014/01/enable-hardware-acceleration-in-chrome.html To see GPU’s utilization, radeontop works on AMD chips. I realise I didn’t have hardware…

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Freshness of coffee beans – huge difference?

Ever since I got my Breville 870XL, I’ve read numerous comments about how important it is to get fresh beans. Out of laziness, I usually go to the supermarket to get my coffee. There is a self-service counter in the store where I can pour the amount of beans I desire. The beans were prepared by Tsit Wing, a reputable coffee and tea company in Hong Kong who supplies products to…

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