Linux and the Command Line

In this day and age, pretty much anything in Linux can be done from the GUI. That being said, the command line holds such tremendous power that it really shouldn’t be ignored. If you’re not familiar with the Linux command line, and you have a Linux box that you can use, I’d highly recommend familiarizing … [Read more…]

Xoom vs. iPad

This is a truly great comparison of the Xoom and the iPad that I found over at Droid Life. I’ve seen others try to compare the Xoom to the iPad 2, but trying to do that is completely unrealistic as there currently are no released specifications for that device. Any comparison would be complete guess … [Read more…]

Answers answers…

A few days ago, I put up a post where I detailed my thought process for picking up new “computer” for my parents.  I was having a little bit of difficulty choosing between a NetBook and a Tablet. Here’s the problem: My parents are not particularly savvy computer users. Over time, they’ve mastered some of the basics. … [Read more…]

Linux in 2011

Looking back on 2010, I think that it was a good year for Linux. Now that 2010 is over, what does 2011 have in store for Linux? Android: Android really took off in 2010, and it’s going to continue it’s meteoric rise in 2011. It’s going to be hard to read technology news that’s not … [Read more…]