Archive for date: January 3, 2005

Brainwagon Radio: A Minor Revolt, Linux on the Laptop

January 3, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Wherein your host describes his pique with Windows XP and describes his installation of Fedora Core 3 onto his laptop, followed by his recording of a podcast using the new software setup. Links from the show: I chose Fedora Core for my Linux variant. It works rather well, and has the most polished installation of […]

TiVo to Go Released

January 3, 2005 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

Slashdot reports that TiVo to Go has been released. I’ll download it later, and let you know how it works! (For those of you who don’t know, Tivo To Go allows you to transfer recorded programs to your PC.)

I’ve had it!

January 3, 2005 | General, My Diary | By: Mark VandeWettering

I have finally decided to take the plunge: my laptop is now running Linux instead of Windows XP. I got tired of trying to debug the mysteriously long boot times, purchasing yet another update to Norton’s Anti Virus, and generally just being mystified at how slow a 2 ghz laptop could act. This morning (in […]