I really enjoy Linux because of the power it gives. The opensource aspect gives you way more choice than Windows. I tried several ditros of linux and liked every single one.
on 06/06/2012 – Made popular on 06/06/2012
If you look at the way the world is going, where you see Apple completely in control of their system, and at least part of Windows 8 entirely controlled by the Microsoft App Store, Steam is going to be a little bit harder to do - both in the store aspect and in the content delivery aspect.
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dear friends ,
three months ago i had a message from Windows, warning me of having illegal copy of Win OS .
so i converted to Linux , Ubuntu . but one week ago i had a problem that my kid did remove the power wire while my laptop was on !
I love using Linux. I enjoy the control over the computing experience it affords me and how I can choose exactly how my desktop is to be run. I'm not some guy writing Linux articles on a Windows box or a Mac. I "live Linux" exclusively, every-single-day. And I have done this for years.
Does anyone with a Toshiba Satellite know of a way to turn off the multi media control, touch pad illumination and brand LED's from Linux? In Windows the laptop can be configured to turn off when on battery power. There is an echo-drive feature that can manually turn them off either on battery or AC power. In Linux it seems there is one choice, on.
Dual-booting any version of Microsoft’s Windows operating system with a Linux or BSD desktop or server distribution is a very common practice. For first time users of Linux, that is the easiest way to keep using Windows, while getting used to their choice of Linux distribution. One of the most important decisions you have to [...]
With each release cycle the Linux kernel and the distributions implement new improvements in terms of laptop power management. Therefore even plain standard installations can show quite good results.
Additional possibilities to save battery power are easily found on the web with the search engine of your choice.
hi ubuntu forums.
im in a way, new to linux. i have been using computers since i was seven adn pretty much know how to fix a windows computer with my eyes closed. but for the last yea. i have been trying out diffrent linux ditros on my old laptop. that laptop is now dead so i made a partition on my main computer, first try.
Zorin Linux 6.0 is a very capable replacement operating system for Microsoft Windows. It is also a bother-free alternative to other Linux distros that suffer from the usability issues of the Gnome 3 or Ubuntu Unity desktop interfaces. The Zorin Linux distro is an offshoot of Canonical's Ubuntu Linux but it has much more of the look and feel of Linux Mint with a few very substantial differences.