Unix

07.25.13
YouTube celebrates Geek Week with Unix overhaul, eyes flinch universally
07.25.13

YouTube celebrates Geek Week with Unix overhaul, eyes flinch universally

To celebrate its upcoming Geek Week event, YouTube has started an Easter egg hunt on its Twitter f...

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05.20.13
Timed command-line screenshots
05.20.13

Timed command-line screenshots

A TUAW staffer recently asked if there were a way to snapshot the exact same region of the screen...

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02.18.13
The benefits of fast user switching
02.18.13

The benefits of fast user switching

I've never used fast user switching on my Mac, but Rob Griffiths of Macworld presents several com...

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02.06.13
KDE 4.10 released with leaner Air theme, more love for mobile devices
02.06.13

KDE 4.10 released with leaner Air theme, more love for mobile devices

There are plenty of Linux desktop environments to choose from, but if KDE has a special place in y...

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09.23.12
NVIDIA to offer up documentation for Tegra graphics core to prove its commitment to open-source (video)
09.23.12

NVIDIA to offer up documentation for Tegra graphics core to prove its commitment to open-source (video)

There's nothing like a little smack talk to light the fire under certain derrieres. It's been a fe...

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08.29.12
Meet your desktop's ancestors: AT&T exhumes footage of the Bell Blit (video)
08.29.12

Meet your desktop's ancestors: AT&T exhumes footage of the Bell Blit (video)

AT&T's video archives are rich seams of juicy historical tidbits, and today's offering is a fi...

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08.02.12
KDE 4.9 arrives, wants to show off its stability
08.02.12

KDE 4.9 arrives, wants to show off its stability

While its austere naming structure may not endear itself to alliteration fans, KDE 4.9 has arrived...

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07.30.12
New command line tools in Mountain Lion manage encryption, sleep and sharing
07.30.12

New command line tools in Mountain Lion manage encryption, sleep and sharing

For fans of the Terminal, Mountain Lion brought some new command-line utilities. Perhaps the most...

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01.26.12
KDE 4.8 released, wants to sashay its way into your computer
01.26.12

KDE 4.8 released, wants to sashay its way into your computer

Sure, it might not have the marketing flair, nor mindshare of another Linux-based project we know,...

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