After a long time of silence and only half-answers, we now have some plain speak by Joe Belfiore, Microsoft's Corporate Vice President of Windows, on the company's current and future plans for Windows 10 Mobile.As pundits and observers have claimed for a while now, as far as Microsoft is concerned, Windows 10 Mobile is more … Continue reading Windows 10 Mobile and new hardware no longer a focus
While downloading crysis 3 from torrents, I discovered that my WiFi is turned off. I wanted to tether internet from my laptop to my phone for which I need WiFi turned on.I did a research... Uninstalled the drivers, disabled it, again updated it, turned on/off airplane mode.. found nothing that could fix the issue. I … Continue reading WiFi greyed out ? Here’s how you can fix it !
Xfce graphical user interface (Photo credit: Wikipedia)To be honest, I have noticed less complaints about Linux desktops compared to the desktop of Windows. The "Metro" look has been razzed since its beginning which now even exceeds the complaints when Gnome developers fumbled the ball at the start of Version 3. Now that, I thought would … Continue reading Linux GUI is equally appreciated if not even more than Windows
The Windows family tree. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)I've been using windows since 2006. But there are still few problems that i encounter with it. I sometimes have issues with Windows. Drivers wouldn't work for no apparent reason, registry errors randomly for no reason..not to forget its messed up bad. It seems like most of the settings … Continue reading Registry Errors in Windows
I've been asked this question many times but most often I conclude by saying that it has something to do with Free Software Foundation and Open source movement.The easiest way I've been able to answer this is:It's free and open source - logical, simple software management. once you've used Linux you realize what a bloated, … Continue reading Why I choose to use Linux ?
I knew there had to be a better alternative to proprietary operating system. Ubuntu was my first introduction to Linux. I didn't study computer science and I didn't know what terminal was. But I figured it out and it all felt right. Currently having explored a dozen of Linux distributions, I've finally (at present) settled … Continue reading Best discovery of my Life
People tend to try to sway others to their beliefs. Some go too far; others do not. I advocate for Linux based on its technical capabilities and also for FOSS based on my ideology, but not incessantly. I realize that Windows has its place and that some people want proprietary software.You get the same from … Continue reading Foss is an Idealogy
I may be in a very small minority here, but I think over the past year or so Google have really upped their game with UI design. The redesign of the web services that happened around the time of the Google+ launch looks great. I was one of the people moaning about getting less gmail … Continue reading Google is Creating Nicer UI’s than Apple
You are an Ubuntu user because you want to solve different problems that require some knowledge about computers. Or at least should require. It is well-known that the more you know stuff you know about Ubuntu , the faster you will be able to get things done. This article will help all Ubuntu (and Ubuntu … Continue reading Top 10 Best Productivity Shortcuts for Ubuntu to improve workflow
One of the developers on Facebook recently asked me why I was using Linux (Ubuntu here) on the desktop if I'm not a developer. I hadn't really thought about this in some time so it took me a few seconds to come up with a reply. For me it's about having the freedom to do whatever … Continue reading Why do i use Linux being a Non-Developer ?