The recent tendency in our technology world is to move from using your personal computer for storage and processing of data to cloud-based storage and processing. There are very few people now who have never heard about cloud-based file storage facilities, email, office packages and so on. Even ERP systems are now moving to cloud, […]
Author Archive | Dmitry Kaglik
Keeping our data safe online is something that we get told about a lot. That is because as members of the information generation, it’s all too easy for our most valuable assets our identity and privacy to be compromised. But how can we keep our data safer? Read on to find out. Passwords OK, so […]
Debian 9 is out. It has been released on the 17th of June 2017. Its codename is Stretch, which is yet another character from the Toy Story animated film. It is available for download in both Install and Live versions, and Live version is available in many flavours: GNOME, KDE, Xfce, Cinnamon, LXDE and so […]
It is difficult to believe in, but this is post number 601 in this blog. No more words today. Ditto!
Linux Mint is one of the operating systems that release the new versions regularly. However, dislike Ubuntu and Fedora releases, Linux Mint only releases “when ready”, more like the Debian operating system. The most recent release of Linux Mint was named Sonya and has the version number 18.2. This is the third release in the […]
DarkDuck loves to interview different people in the Linux community. Especially if they are real developers of distributions, or take part in the development teams. Examples are Artyom Zorin, Anne Nicolas, Eugeni Dodonov , Porteus Team, Robert Milasan and so on. Today I am happy to introduce you a member of another team: Patrick from Emmabuntüs team.
“This is a good time for the next interview”, DarkDuck thought. And there was a good reason for it. DarkDuck’s favourite distribution Mageia has just jumped into the version 3. Let’s cut this story short. My today’s guest is Anne Nicolas, the chairperson of Mageia.org association.
It’s this time of year again… With the coming release of next long-term support version of Ubuntu 13.10 just a month away, many of you already looking for downloading of your own ISO image of the system. But many of you are not so lucky, and will need to wait longer, because you can not […]
Some time ago, I wrote an article “How Fresh is the Dew?” That article was about the first release of the Linux distribution named ROSA. In Russian, the word “rosa” means dew, so that was playing with words that time. I am not sure if the developers of the distribution read my article or not, […]
Are you a business traveller? Do you need to spend at least some of your nights away from home, somewhere in a hotel? Do you have a company laptop? If you answer is yes, then you’re like me. I also have a company laptop with MS Windows already installed on it. To be honest, it […]