OpenBSD

[Review] OpenBSD 5.0

OpenBSD 5.0 review Pro-active security – it sounds pretty buzzwordish, but that’s what the OpenBSD team strives for. The small group of developers, led by the outspoken and often controversial Theo de Raadt, has a …
Linux Mint 12

[Review] Linux Mint 12 Lisa

Until the release of Ubuntu 11.04, Gnome 2.x seemed to have become the standard desktop interface for Linux. It was the default for Ubuntu, Fedora and Linux Mint, three of the biggest distributions, and many …
2012 linux distributions' reviews

2012 Linux distributions reviews [Review]

Ubuntu There will be two major Ubuntu releases in 2012 – , also known as Precise Pangolin, and the as-yet-unnamed 12.10 release in October. 12.04 is a long-term support (LTS) release and will be supported …
Oracle Solaris 11

[Review] Oracle Solaris 11

Linux and Solaris were once competitors, and Sun’s stubborn policy of sticking with its own operating system, rather than embracing an open source solution earlier, was the corner nail in its Oracle-shaped coffin. But Solaris …
KDE

[Review] 12 reasons to choose KDE

So why choose KDE ??? 01 Keep it configurable The best thing about KDE is that you can change it. This has been its most consistent feature since version 2, and the latest releases are …
Gnome 3

Gnome 3 for all

Next-gen desktop environment now usable on older hardware. Gnome Shell, the technology that Gnome 3 and subsequent versions of the desktop are built on. will now work on devices that don’t have support for hardware …
openSUSE 12.01

[Reveiew] openSUSE 12.1

This review is written by Terence Lam a student from Singapore sharing his experiences with openSUSE In this review, I will install openSUSE 12.1, try out GNOME and KDE and also give a brief overview of …
Blocking Skype in FreeBSD

Blocking Skype in FreeBSD

We need computer with Windows and Skype installed, preferably the latest version. Turning off all programs that could connect to the Internet, windows update and everything else. Lets enable Skype and log in, that it …