Category Archives: Linux

Switching back to the dark side

After a couple of frustrating years with a mostly-beloved  Asus Eee PC900 netbook, I’ve tossed it aside for one of the new Asus Eee PC 1005PR netbooks. Even with its relatively hobbled Windows 7 Starter operating system, the 1005PR is … Continue reading

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Linux now largely useable by the rest of us

Nine months ago I decided it was time to check out Linux as a computer operating system. I’d been reading the odd good thing about Linux, including suggestions that it had moved out of geek territory and was ready for … Continue reading

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