Category Archives: Linux Distros

Linux on Little Laptops

Got an old laptop? I do: it’s about ten years old and almost ludicrously out of date. A Sony Vaio with 192Mb of RAM and a 5Gb hard drive. I’ve also got a brand new laptop, the Asus Eee PC. … Continue reading

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Walmart's Ubuntu PC: Bait and Switch?

With all the attention Linux has been getting recently, especially in the form of attention from major hardware vendors, the impact of Walmart’s decision to bring to market a $200 Linux PC (Everex TC2502 Green gPC w/ Via C7-D Processor) … Continue reading

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Puppy Linux

Puppy Linux isn’t new, and the website may not seem terribly polished, but it’s worth more than a look if you’ve got any older hardware–especially laptops–that can still be used, just not with many of the latest and greatest and … Continue reading

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