Quick Easy Workaround for Broken Networking in Linux

Android USB

On Thursday evening I starteded the upgrade of my wife's computer from Kubuntu 12.10 to 13.04. Unfortunately when I finished the upgrade the next morning, it seemed that one of the DBus packages was broken, and not only could I not log into KDE, but there was ...

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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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Review: Net Responsibility, Accountability Software for Linux

Review: Net Responsibility, Accountability Software for Linux

Interestingly, one of the more common questions I get from Christian friends who are thinking about moving to Linux is, "Is there an open source replacement for CovenantEyes or SafeEyes?" I confess that in the past I didn't have an answer for them. Fortunately I came across Net Responsibility ...

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Canonical Withdraws Financial Support for Kubuntu - Now What?

Kubuntu

Just this week in the news, Jonathan Riddell, the leader of the Kubuntu project, announced that Canonical had decided to pull him off the Kubuntu project. Riddell explained that Canonical has decided to suspend Kubuntu's status as an official Ubuntu derivative, and to stop providing paid support for it ...

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