Easing the Windows to Linux Transition

It's been almost a month since I've made a complete transition from Windows to Linux on my main working computer (my notebook to be exact). The longest I have ever gone with Linux installed was a month, mostly due to needing to use software that works properly only on Windows (also those that are not compatible with Wine). However, this time I have decided to find alternatives, even if it takes a while to get it running properly.…

Jolicloud Looks Good

After trying out several different operating systems on my tiny BenQ Joybook Lite U102 netbook, I never really kept it installed for long.

My netbook came with Windows XP and it got wiped on the first day with Windows 7 (Ultimate). Unfortunately performance was somehow degraded, stuff just felt slow somehow. A few days later I decided to give Ubuntu Netbook Remix a try, it lasted a bit longer, but it was Ubuntu’s first netbook version and some annoying bugs were there.…