Category: Technical Review

A Penguin Deathmatch? Fedora 10 vs. Ubuntu 8.10 29

A Penguin Deathmatch? Fedora 10 vs. Ubuntu 8.10

After several weeks of trying I finally had to give in to my sweaty and now pruney hands. I could not get the heat out of my Ubuntu install on my T60p laptop. I...

Spending a Day with Ubuntu 1

Spending a Day with Ubuntu

I recently got a chance to spend an entire working day with Ubuntu at my employer. This is sad, but I grabbed the wrong laptop on the way into work and when I emerged...

Taking a Break with Ubuntu 8.1 9

Taking a Break with Ubuntu 8.1

Sometimes its nice to take a break and goof around with an OS. I’ve used RedHat, SuSE, and Fedora and they are all nice, but there’s a lot of buzz around Ubuntu. I had...

RIM Gets Bold and Brings a Storm to Cupertino 2

RIM Gets Bold and Brings a Storm to Cupertino

RIM picked Santa Clara for its first developer conference right in the back yard of new rival Apple. RIM brought a few friends with them and some pretty darn impressive new phones. There’s the...

OMG – DirecTV, why do you suck so bad? 4

OMG – DirecTV, why do you suck so bad?

Its been quite a while since I went on a rant. These days I pride myself in remaining calm and collected, unlike my younger days when I could blow a gasket at any moment....