Tag: Hardware

  • Quick Thoughts on the ThinkPad T495

    If you are looking for a good, competent Linux laptop, the ThinkPad T495 could be just the thing for you.

  • HP is Splitting Up

    HP is Splitting Up

    HP is splitting up. HP as we know it today will be split into Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and HP Inc. HP Inc. will handle the personal computers and printers and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise will take care of servers, storage, software, and services. For me, I’m imagining I will have more to do with Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (and I’m…

  • Best Setup?

    Best Setup?

    What would my ideal setup look like at the moment? I have no idea. I like having a desktop because I worry less about things breaking and can just set things up and forget about it. I have a keyboard, mouse, and speakers ready to go whenever I might need them without having to fuss…

  • What Happened to the Month with Linux

    What Happened to the Month with Linux

    If you want the short version here it is: I lasted about five days before I gave in and decided that I’m just going to give up with trying to do anything like this and continue to use the best tool for the job for me, or (as my friend Aaron Spike has said), the…

  • WSJ, HP, and Me

    This is a pseudo follow-up to yesterday’s post on HP’s new firmware support policy, and has the benefit of also including a quote from me on a Wall Street Journal Digits post titled H-P Says It Will Clarify Controversial Server Software Policy by Spencer E. Ante. Mr. Ante reached out to me over Facebook and…