My Top Ten Inconspicuous Features in Ubuntu 12.04

It has been a while since Ubuntu Precise Pangolin and its derivatives hit the market (amidst great fanfare concerning the latest features). However, Ubuntu has other, more behind-the-scenes features which make it an amazing desktop operating system. Here are my top ten slightly-hidden features in Ubuntu 12.04:

10. Realtime ...

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Installing Downloaded nVidia Drivers in Kubuntu

When I upgraded to Kubuntu 12.04 I encountered a showstopper bug in the proprietary binary nVidia drivers included in the repositories. As confirmed on the nVidia site, there was a regression (a bug that removes functionality that was previously present) whereby 3D graphics and compositing became incredibly slow. And ...

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