• Linux Foundation Announces A Holiday Membership Program

    Today the Linux Foundation announced a new holiday promotion. For every new individual member who joins ($99/year), the Linux Foundation will also give a free membership to a student. By joining the Linux Foundation, members help support the work of Linus Torvalds, as well as programs that promote and protect... continue reading
  • Slitaz Linux: Zero to Distro in 30 MB!

    Note: This is a guest blog written by Brie Gordon As a small (30 MB), quick-to-boot distro, SliTaz is entering a field well-served by the likes of DSL and Puppy Linux. When going up against such heavyweights, SliTaz must offer something truly remarkable to distinguish itself. This brief review of... continue reading
  • 7 Instances of KDE Appearances On The Silver Screen

    I don’t know about you, but when ever a computer screen appears in a movie or series I instantly focus on the interface, trying to glean what they have installed on the device. Even better, when possible, I pause and try to analyze and read the damn thing. We dugg... continue reading
  • UbuntuSun: Proposed Lucid Lynx Theme Available For Download

    UbuntuSun is the proposed theme for Ubuntu’s upcoming release 10.04, codenamed Lucid Lynx, which is expected to be released on the 29th of April 2010. The idea behind UbuntuSun is to bridge the gap between people’s dark/light preferences. As some people like dark themes and some people like bright themes,... continue reading
  • Linux Could Even Look Like Windows If It Wanted To

    I know, I know, why would you want to do that? Well maybe so you can trick your mother into thinking she’s on Windows and save yourself the obligatory bi-yearly tune-up. Or maybe you want to ease your friend into a Linux conversion. Or maybe just because “why not?” In... continue reading
  • Proof That Linux Geeks Are Smooth With The Ladies

    This blog has been neglected for quite some time, and been feeling really guilty about it. So lets kick off our emergence with some humor: Here is the full line in case you want to try it in your terminal: who girl; look; talk; date; strip; touch; unzip; finger; head;... continue reading
  • The Trouble With SSL: You MUST Know this

    Running time…: 1:30:37 Download MP3 file November 19th, 2009 Security Now 223: The Trouble With SSL Hosts: Steve Gibson with Leo Laporte Steve explains how a serious exploit in SSL works. Security Now shownotes Friendfeed notes via twit.tv I advise everybody concerned with their security online to listen to this... continue reading
  • Sony Xperia X10 Gets an Awesome New Video Preview

    via androidcommunity.com I love the interface changes SE are doing. They dropped the default black of the Android, and added a lot of blue. I also like the changes Keep in mind that this is still a test version, so expect it to be more polished come February. But so... continue reading
  • Sony Xperia X10 gets official launch date

    Sony Ericsson has unveiled the release date for its first-ever Android device – the Sony Xperia X10. Expected to hit stores 10 February 2010 – as predicted by TechRadar earlier this month – the Xperia X10 is certainly well-equipped for Google's OS. Sporting a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, it will... continue reading