How to Get the Official Ubuntu CD/DVD Covers (artwork)?

GNU/Linux distributions or operating systems in general use different methods for brand-recognition. The use of colors, themes, backgrounds and artwork play a major role. Now concerning Ubuntu, they used to have a free CD give-away program called “Ship-it” which was like super popular and helped Ubuntu immensely to “become”. But that program was terminated recently

Official Lubuntu 11.10 CD Cover Wallet available for Download!

Lubuntu, the Ubuntu variant that comes with the lightweight LXDE desktop also released their latest version simultaneous to the Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot release. Now, as most knows sometime ago Canonical announced that they won’t be shipping any “free” Ubuntu CDs anymore thus if you want a free Ubuntu CD… then you’d have to pay for it

A Typing Tutor for Ubuntu Linux – Klavaro

Touch typing is an extremely useful skill that once learn (even for the “average” computer users) can really can speed things up because it saves a huge amount of time and effort. Another word that goes with touch typing is the keyboard layout which “defines” how the keys are arranged on a keyboard. Although QWERTY

FSF starts a Campaign Against “MS Secure Boot”

The Free Software Foundation says that, Microsoft’s own version of “Secure boot” is actually another word for “restricted boot”. But according to Microsoft, they’re just trying to enhance the security of their OS by using the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) (a framework) but the FSF and open source community in general says this is in

Linux Mint 12 may Include Gnome Shell! (3.2)

Gnome Shell, some people absolutely love it. Others… well they just haaaaaaaaaaaate it. They have all their reasons and I’m not gonna judge any of those. But did you know that the extremely popular GNU/Linux distribution known as the “Linux Mint” might come with Gnome Shell 3.2 with the upcoming 12th version!. Although in the