Tag: Linux

  • My Response: How Many Devices Is Too Many?

    While I may not be following the 100 Days To Offload, I am hoping to get back into writing on this blog a little bit more in the future. Luckily, Kev Quirk over at https://kevq.uk IS posting every day and one of his recent posts caught my attention: How Many Devices Is Too Many? This […]

  • Between Two Worlds

    Between Two Worlds

    I have been spending too much time thinking about digital platforms again. It breaks down into two choices at the moment: Continue working in Apple’s ecosystem for much of my personal and professional life Work to move as much as possible to open source and free software alternatives which may include self-hosting a number of […]

  • 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.

  • Plasma, Ceph, Git Update in Tumbleweed

    Plasma, Ceph, Git Update in Tumbleweed by Douglas DeMaio Tumbleweed continues to just keep rolling with the updates and Leap 42.3 is being prepped for release as well. openSUSE, as a community, continues to really surprise me with what they are doing and Leap 15 (they are going to match the SUSE Linux Enterprise scheme […]

  • Apple Open Sources Swift

    Apple Open Sources Swift

    Apple finally went ahead and did it! Today Apple unwrapped their open sourced Swift programming language. Yes, Swift has been around for a while already, but today it was opened up to the community (Engadget link there). You can find out more at the website but also check out the repositories at GitHub as well. Currently […]