Daniel Kautz

The Hobbyist Blog on Joomla 4

Just created a new personal blog-site with the URL https://thehobbyistblog.net. (THB) The initial purpose of the new blog is to provide a test platform using the new Joomla 4 CMS (Content Management System). One of my computer operating interests (hobbies) is creating and operating more than a dozen other blog websites along with this one.  I have many Joomla3 blogs in operation. The new version 4 and its primary template “Cassiopeia” are similar but quite...

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No Screams Allowed

Done screaming… For now <grin> My cure is to spend less time in from of the mass-media servers. They have all become nothing but extreme brain-washing marketing machines. Advertising is certainly more than 50 percent of the content of commercial audio/video entertainment. I like to turn off commercial entertainment of all kinds and fill the free time thus created with creative imagination and tangible creative effort. I find “making stuff” far more entertaining and rewarding...

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Keyboards

A friend and I are having a chat discussion on the merits of a “tactile” or mechanical click keyboard over the now conventional laptop low force silent type. These are stand alone bluetooth and not laptop built-in. In particular, the comparison is the tactile KB, a Keychron K2 and the Logitech K800 “soft” style. Both brands produce many variations and we are not micro-dissecting the variation within a brand. Just the keyboard action styles. I...

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