Random Links from WisdomStockholm Part 1

The Spirit Level (Book) Why do we mistrust people more in the UK than in Japan? Why do Americans have higher rates of teenage pregnancy than the French? What makes the Swedish thinner than the Australians? The answer: inequality. Kennedy on GDP Great speech by Kennedy on what’s wrong with GDP as a measurement The […]

Updated power savings settings for Samsung Series 9 (NP900X3C-A05UK) and Ubuntu 14.10

Here is my updated /etc/rc.local for Ubuntu 14.10 #!/bin/sh -e # Sleep so all services have started before we change settings sleep 5 # Set Intel Audio to power save echo ‘1’ > ‘/sys/module/snd_hda_intel/parameters/power_save’; # Temp disable ethernet port modprobe -r r8169 # Wireless Power Saving for interface wlan0 iw dev wlan0 set power_save on […]