Columns Index

Intel's CEO Steps Up to Strengthen Brand
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on February 16, 2017
Brian Krzanich is taking on a more visible role, a decision that could serve him well later in life.
When to Use Which Debian Linux Repository
By Bruce Byfield | Columns Article Published on February 15, 2017
Among the fun facts: the three main Debian repositories are named for characters from the Toy Story movies.
Best Linux Distros for 2017
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on February 06, 2017
An overview of the best Linux distro for 2017, based on various user styles and preferences.
Improving Debian Linux Package Management: Seven Tools
By Bruce Byfield | Columns Article Published on February 01, 2017
Debian Linux package management is easier with these seven apt tools.
Cisco's 2017 Cybersecurity Report: Things Are Much Worse
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on February 01, 2017
Attackers are moving fast, and enterprises are getting more security alerts than they can investigate.
Top Ubuntu Mistakes: How to Avoid Ubuntu Problems
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on January 30, 2017
Advice about getting the most from your Ubuntu software – and avoiding those pesky problems.
What Would Steve Jobs Do to Fix Twitter?
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on January 19, 2017
It might take a complete redesign — and a new product — to make Twitter a financial success.
CES 2017: A Window into The Future
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on January 09, 2017
Several new technologies on display at the Consumer Electronics Show seem likely to transform our lives.  
Debian vs. Ubuntu
By Bruce Byfield | Columns Article Published on January 05, 2017
Which is the best distro for you, Debian or Ubuntu? You can't go seriously wrong either way, but a useful answer depends on what you want in a distribution.
Overcoming Ubuntu Wi-Fi Not Working
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on January 04, 2017
Connecting Ubuntu to a wi-fi network usually isn’t challenging, yet if you run into problems these tips should help.
Is 2017 the Year of the Linux Desktop?
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on December 27, 2016
The oft-predicted ‘year of the Linux desktop’ has so far proven elusive. Could it finally be here?
Don't Be a Scrooge to Your Employees This Season
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on December 21, 2016
The holidays are a great time to show your staff and co-workers how much you appreciate them.
Enterprise Collaboration Tools Overload: Too Many Unhappy Users
By Larry Marion | Columns Article Published on December 16, 2016
Enterprise collaboration tool consolidation and more effective use of APIs can solve the myriad of frustrations.
Debian vs. Fedora
By Bruce Byfield | Columns Article Published on December 14, 2016
A point by point comparison between the Debian and Fedora Linux distros: which offers a better user experience?
The Future of Technology: 2050
By Guest Author | Columns Article Published on December 13, 2016
A veteran tech observer looks at the many emerging trends in emerging tech to predict where we’re heading, from AI to 3D printing to robotics.
Make Ubuntu Work Like ChromeOS
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on December 12, 2016
Ubuntu can function like ChromeOS – yet still maintain all of Ubuntu's advantages.
Lenovo Shows How Best to Work with Industry Analysts
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on December 08, 2016
At its analyst event, Lenovo does just as much listening as talking.
7 Things to do After Installing KDE Plasma
By Bruce Byfield | Columns Article Published on December 05, 2016
KDE Plasma users need to make a few decisions about how to setup Plasma. Here's an insider's guide.
Missing Linux Components: Possible Fixes
By Matt Hartley | Columns Article Published on November 28, 2016
Missing Linux components affect users on a daily basis. Here are some solutions.
NVIDIA, Carnegie Mellon Create S.A.R.A., the Social Robot
By Rob Enderle | Columns Article Published on November 23, 2016
This new virtual assistant can read human emotions from body language and text cues.