Author: thomas

Linux Mint 13 on ASUS eee PC 1015BX

Linux Mint Maya is now installed and running on my new ASUS eee PC model 1015BX.
It came pre-installed with Windows 7 Starter, but I wanted a Linux only computer. The first installation try with Linux Mint Maya caused the computer to stop booting. UEFI was creating new challenges, and apparently UEFI has its own partition

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Top Ubuntu Linux Applications

A list of awesome applications to install on top of the standard Ubuntu installation:
OCR

easy-ocr

GTD

Getting Things Gnome!

Word processing

TextRoom

Sound

Audacity

Internet

BlogBridge
gFTP
Transmission BitTorrent client
Skype

Video

VLC media player

CAD

Eagle

Drawing

Freemind

Scanning

Simple Scan

Impossibility.org

This website deserves a back-link:
Impossibility.org
It’s absolutely spitting out awesome unregistered domains – John Forsythe, you rock!
I wish this tool was available years ago, with all the stupid domain names I’ve come up with through the years… 😀
… stupidfew.com … stupidmaybe.com … stupidspam.com … stupidbuildings.com … stupidtalking … (this is even more time-consuming that Facebook 😉

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