From Vista to Vixta

Vixta is a Fedora-based Linux distribution designed to be user-friendly and eye-catching, with a GUI similar to Windows Vista, but (hopefully) not as slow and annoying… Screenshot (Click image ...

Introducing – KillProcess

Windows Task Manager are supposed to let you stop applications and processes that have stopped responding. However this doesn’t always work as intended. KillProcess is a tool that allows you to...

Horodruin – file synchronizer

Stefano Bordoni has written a small application that allows you to synchronize files and folders automatically. It’s very simple, but you are encouraged to first read the included documentation...

Disk Heal – repairs drive errors

Disk Heal is a free useful tool that performs many useful functions. It is an application that fixes disk errors which occur after a virus removal and performs various other tweaks as well. Visit the...

How to replace Windows with Linux

Ever wondered if you could do all the things you normally do on Windows on an open-source solution like Ubuntu (Linux distro). Well the following articles seams to be able to demonstrate just that. E...

Wubi – the easiest way to Linux

Wubi is an unofficial Ubuntu installer for Windows users that will bring you into the Linux world with a single click. Wubi allows you to install and uninstall Ubuntu as any other application. If you...

Free Remote Control Solution

TightVNC is a free remote control software package derived from the popular VNC software. With TightVNC, you can see the desktop of a remote machine and control it with your local mouse and keyboard,...

Free Student Software Packages

In a combined effort of reducing pirating and helping out students SoftwareFor.org have put together 2 software distro’s, one for Mac and one for Windows (Linux users know their way around anyw...

Don’t forget your break…

For all those die-hard geeks out there in the Ether, we all know it’s hard to walk away from our beloved terminal’s. But, for both mind and body it’s important we do so. Of course, we need a technica...

Sun to become Win Server OEM

In my post yesterday about the forthcoming Ubuntu Server OS that is optimized for VMware I was also wondering what the others would do. The answer came blistering fast and was announced on Sun.com ye...