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    Automatically change your wallpaper on Linux

    Having a beautiful wallpaper (desktop image) can boost your work environment aesthetic. Let's set up a job to automatically change the wallpaper to keep things looking *fresh*!

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    Setting up your own online store? Here's a breakdown of the transaction fees charged by payment services

    Before you start selling, it pays to know how much you will make on each sale. If you sell something for €1 or €100, fees will impact your profits differently. Understanding fees at different price points can help you decide what to sell.

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    VS Code - Snippets are not bash aliases. How to write great snippets that anyone can use

    Most snippet collections resemble bash aliases. You have a list of nonsense abbreviations such as 'clg'. You must learn these to make sense of them, to save future keystrokes. Snippets are more powerful than aliases, there is another way!

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    VS Code - Get type checking in JavaScript easily

    Did you know you can get type checking in JavaScript in VS Code? VS Code allows you to leverage some of TypeScript's advanced type checking and error reporting functionality in plain old JavaScript files. And you can even do some quick fixes!

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    VS Code - How many extensions should I use?

    VS Code is a relatively lightweight editor. It is up to the user to extend the editor to their particular needs through extensions. To keep VS Code purring along nicely, how many extensions should you use?

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