Daily Archives: April 12, 2013

Yet Another Good Reason To Dump M$

“We are aware that some of our customers may be experiencing difficulties after applying security update 2823324, which we provided in security bulletin MS13-036 on Tuesday, April 9. We’ve determined that the update, when paired with certain third-party software, can … Continue reading

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Confirmed. It’s Time To Throw M$ Out Of The Boat Before It Sinks.

“Global notebook shipments suffered a drop in the first quarter, down 14.1% sequentially and 13.7% on year, the sharpest decline in the notebook industry’s history, showing the current weak status of the industry, according to Digitimes Research’s latest notebook report … Continue reading

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Right On!

I could not agree more. The world should upgrade from that other OS. I recommend Debian GNU/Linux for a number of reasons but choose the distro of your choice and pave that stuff over, the sooner the better.

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Is Higher Resolution The Only Hope For The Legacy PC Industry?

“The only hope for the PC industry is 4K, but 4K or UHD panels are still prohibitively expensive and it will take a few years before we see affordable 4K monitors in the 23- to 26-inch range. Pricing is not … Continue reading

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Zombie Bug #645713 Still Lives

There are less than two dozen release-critical bugs left in Debian’s next release, Wheezy, and one of them is an old bug from 2011 that just will not die… It seems the only solution is to unfreeze stuff related to … Continue reading

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