How to enjoy a dalliance with Linux without any of the guilt or fear.
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This article is part of my talk, Open-Source Business Models. You can see the full transcript and the video of my talk on Heavybit.com. This
Why did Microsoft join the Linux Foundation's AllSeen Alliance? | ITworld
In today's open source roundup: Microsoft becomes a member of the AllSeen Alliance. Plus: Chumby returns from the dead, and how to run Quake
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View HTML Files from the Command Line - Linux - Edmonds Commerce Dev Blog
If you ever want to have a quick look at a html file from the command line (eg when SSHing into a server) then you will love this little app
HTG Explains: Learn How Websites Are Tracking You Online
Some forms of tracking are obvious – for example, websites know who you are if you’re logged in. But how do tracking networks build up profi
Goodbye Microsoft Security Essentials: Microsoft Now Recommends You Use ...
Microsoft Security Essentials (Windows Defender on Windows 8) was once on top. Over the years, it’s slid in the test results, but Microsoft
Microsoft's Nokia Acquisition Means Doubling Down On A Mistake
We live in interesting times with regard to Microsoft (MSFT).After announcing a deep restructuring that will make the company look more like
Why You Should Worry Whenever a Service’s Password Database is Leaked
The reality is that password database compromises are a concern. However, if you use unique passwords everywhere, you shouldn’t need to worr
My favourite is KDE. Why? I'm not sure - Linux notes from DarkDuck
I'm not sure I have a favourite distribution. The first disto I used (1999) was Debian. So I'm used to thinking first in terms of "apt-get/d
Linus Torvalds marks 22 years of Linux with nostalgic message
It was 22 years ago on Sunday that Linus Torvalds announced in a newsgroup posting that he was creating a free operating system, a message h
4 favourite C's in Ubuntu setup - Linux notes from DarkDuck
The introduction of Unity in Ubuntu was a great disappointment. For newcomers it would be an easy to use environment; in fact an ideal "gran