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

11 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Freelance Writer

  1. Hey. You’re a Busy Businessperson, Aren’t You? We’ve all heard this nugget of wisdom: “If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself.” Whether that particular nugget is really golden is up for debate. Doing it all yourself is asking for trouble in most businesses — and trying to be … Read more

Clearing the Fog: Is Vaping Safer Than Smoking?

Cigarettes, along with processed foods, water treatments, and pesticides used in farming, represent a massive leap of faith by the public, both in governments and in the industries surrounding the chemicals we ingest or inhale. Chemical compounds in these products and their effects are often unknown to us or not fully understood —  and most … Read more

Supercharge Your Writing: Google Docs Add-ons for Writers

Workflow is everything for writers, and tools that integrate with Google Docs as Add-ons help improve that workflow, allowing you to perfect your document without leaving Google Docs. Copying and pasting between apps to check grammar etc. is a drag, often destroying your formatting and inviting disaster. While Google Docs offers its own spell checker … Read more

Essential Chrome Extensions for Writers

Writers are a fiercely independent bunch and many are loyalists to their own systems for writing. The continuing evolution of advanced browsers like Google Chrome and its ecosystem of extensions has opened a new world of possibility for many willful wordsmiths, increasing efficiency, boosting productivity, and winning converts from traditional desktop writing applications. Utilizing a … Read more