Mr.Slavchev

The cave of the testing troll

Tor browser proxy for specific country.

Reading Time: 3 minutesRecently, I had a task for testing some country specific features and I found out that there’s a limited amount of free services to set up a proxy for a predefined country. Mostly, people use proxies, because they don’t want to have their IPs from a specific country, due to country regulations and so on, […]

Learning Linux as a tester.

Reading Time: 5 minutesI’ve been a Linux user for a while and I’ve been a tester for a while and I always thought that the two are basically connected and since I am mostly testing in Linux environment right now I decided to state publicly my opinion on why learning Linux is vital for testers and how they […]

Linux foundation starts new free course along with EDX

Reading Time: 1 minuteLinux foundation and EDX are releasing the course called “Introduction to Linux”.  The course was paid until now and this is it’s first start as a part of the EDX and it will be totally free. According to the description the course will start in the third quater of the year and will cover basic knowledge over […]

Today we fight back against mass surveilance

Reading Time: 1 minuteToday (February 11,2014) is an international day to show your protest against surveillance on internet by intelligence agencies like NSA and their acts to monitor and control our internet privacy.  As an open source enthusiast and as a professional involved in the IT area, I strongly believe, that technology should be used as an extension […]

Lubuntu 13.10 reduce brightness issue

Reading Time: 2 minutesSince the last version of Ubuntu – 13.10 – “saucy salamander”, I’ve been experiencing several issues, apps stopped working, crashes etc. This is kind of normal stuff, with each new release of an open source distribution, there’s a period in which you have to be patient to have the communities release some patches of what […]