As noted in my previous post I finally made the switch back to Ubuntu. From old habit I really always liked Gnome, so I though I’d try out Gnome3 (3.6 as the last version available as a .deb package). So far it looks really good, I only have one little issue. Continue reading “Gnome3-shell search delay”
Once again I’ve made the choice to jump over to Ubuntu for my desktop. I’ve been running windows 7 and recently windows 8 for a few years now due to my laptop using Nvidia Optimus technology, which hasn’t been very cooperative with Linux. The computer I currently have as my main private computer is an ASUS n53sm, with an Intel i7, 16gb ram and a Nvidia GT630m 2gb gfx card. A pretty decent system for my use really.
I’m just feeling the need to express myself regarding the way Oracle adds the Install the Ask Toolbar and make Ask my default search provider option into every update they release. Every single time (which has been quite often lately) I update Java, I get asked if I want to install the toolbar. I can’t imagine how many computers they have infected with this really unnecessary piece of software.
Seriously Oracle, get a grip…
I bought all my kids a Kurio for Christmas last year, and I found the Kurioshop really lacking the apps my kids wanted.
To take a screenshot with the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, swipe your hand over the screen holding your hand in an upright position like this: