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BJCS Recognizes National Police Week

13th May 2016

On October 1, 1962 President Kennedy signed into law a bill designating May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which it lands National Police Week. This week, we honor those officers wh … read more

Installing Microsoft Office on a Toughbook running Linux

Posted by Ed Lasher on 20th Apr 2016

Remember when you were a kid and your gym teacher, Mr. Esposito, would always tell you that anything is possible if you work hard and believe in yourself? Maybe you doubted him then, maybe you doubt h … read more

bobjohnson.com has been taken over by F.A.N.G.

Posted by Ed Lasher on 1st Apr 2016

Huh. This is strange. We came in this morning to find this memo from Bob. We'll be providing more info here as it comes in. Update - 9:58 AM: A limousine with dark tinted windows … read more

Fix: Toughbook has no sound / won't unmute

Posted by Ed Lasher and Matt Wertz on 31st Mar 2016

This tutorial is for most Panasonic Toughbook laptops running Windows 7. Difficulty: pretty easy Time: about 10 – 15 minutes If you didn't buy your used Toughbook from us, there's a good c … read more
Giving an old Toughbook a new lease on life with Linux

Giving an old Toughbook a new lease on life with Linux

Posted by Ed Lasher on 4th Mar 2016

We all know that Toughbook laptops are built to last, serving long after their Dell and Acer cousins retire to the scrap yard. I am currently typing on an old CF-29 MK4, pulled from the shelves of … read more