Category Archives: Good blogs to follow

Low-tech Magazine

Watch the movie War Games sometime if you have any interest in seeing how things were done back before computers were everywhere. It’s a real time-capsule from 1983, full of modems and rotary telephones and libraries with card catalogs and … Continue reading

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Distros, and Tracking New Ones

Linux isn’t like Windows in a lot of ways. One big one is that almost every Linux distribution–and actually almost all open source software–gets upgraded, frequently. So the poky little Linux distro you tried and didn’t like much a couple … Continue reading

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Another good blog, more cool open source software

Check out Little Ubuntu for some good stuff like this list of Awesome Ubuntu/Linux Apps you might not know about and this followup, Awesome Ubuntu/Linux Apps you might not know about V2.

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Adding Applications to Ubuntu

Ubuntu Linux is pretty awesome, especially if you’re new to Linux, because it’s so easy to set up and get going. But it’s not always obvious just how to add the applications you want–or even to know that you want … Continue reading

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More Ubuntu-related applications

Here’s a nice little list of notable but not widely noted applications for Ubuntu from the nice/new Little Ubuntu blog/website.

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