Lubuntu 10.04 is Looking Good

Lubuntu 10.04 is Looking Good

Speaking of Ubuntu, the Ubuntu derivative with LXDE as a default desktop environment looks great. I just started looking at some of the screenshots of Lubuntu 10.04. There are screenshots from Alpha 3 and Alpha 4. Looks like I might … More »

Offline Dictionary - Artha

Offline Dictionary – Artha

As someone who writes blog entries, documentation, and stories, I find myself having to consult the dictionary from time to time. Especially when there are words I don’t use often and they are the more appropriate words to use. Fortunately, … More »

Transmission and Frostwire

Transmission and Frostwire

Just when I wanted to know if there are other torrent client on Linux, there is a listing of the torrent clients on Linux. Thanks to distrotest.com! And amazingly enough their list gives us an idea of how much RAM … More »

Difficulties with VirtualBox

Difficulties with VirtualBox

Hrmm. I’ve been using VirtualBox for a month now and there are things I don’t quite understand with it yet. As I’ve been trying to catch up with some other tasks, I haven’t been able to solve certain mysteries about … More »

Rhythmbox to Have a Music Store Plugin

Rhythmbox to Have a Music Store Plugin

Are you a Rhythmbox user? Do you like the concept of an online music store which you could access using your music player? If your answer is yes to both questions then this upcoming Rhythmbox plugin is something you might … More »

Remove Duplicates with fdupes

Remove Duplicates with fdupes

If you are a bit scatterbrained like I am sometimes, then you might have downloaded some files over and over without knowing it. Or you could have copied it over and over in different directories. It happens and if you … More »

Rhythmbox + Last.fm

Rhythmbox + Last.fm

I haven’t used Rhythmbox‘s Last.fm to scrobble lately because it doesn’t let me ‘love’ a song. Well, that is until I found this particular Last.fm plugin for Rhythmbox called “New Style Last.fm Scrobbler” thanks to Juergen Kreileder. In Amarok, it’s … More »

iFuse and Some KDE-related Things

iFuse and Some KDE-related Things

I have friends who are using iPhones and the iPod Touch too. Some of them installed VirtualBox with Windows XP just so they could synchronize their gadgets with iTunes. That or if they have a different computer, they make sure … More »

Tracking Time and Tasks in KDE

Tracking Time and Tasks in KDE

Yes, I am on KDE binge right now. Well, this is one of those times that I actually decided to really immerse myself into something new. Because KDE is a desktop environment with a whole lot of apps going with … More »

Go-oo - Better than Plain OO.o

Go-oo – Better than Plain OO.o

If you’ve been frustrated with what you can do with OpenOffice.org, then you’re probably looking for more. And that’s what Go-oo can help you with. Go-oo is OpenOffice.org with much much more! It bundles some features which lets you work … More »