5 Full-Featured, Lightweight Linux Distributions

As the Linux kernel matures, Linux distros have become a viable choice for daily use by most people. Hardware support is superb these days and software has become more polished while also becoming more powerful. For most users, there aren’t any roadblocks remaining. Linux now allows you to do virtually anything you can do on … Read more

Debian Linux 8 Meets the ThinkPad G40

I like old ThinkPads. A lot. Maybe it’s the spartan and utilitarian flat, black-on-black, squared-corner design that says, if a laptop could talk, ‘my laptop can beat up your laptop, and leave a nasty dent in its shiny shell.’ Maybe it’s the titanium frame found in some of the models, including my daily driver(s), a … Read more