Tag: Ubuntu

Ubuntu’s Multimedia Challenge

Having used Ubuntu exclusively now for a few weeks, I am a true believer.  It’s just a great operating system, with great looks, speed, and power.  And it…

Ubuntu: Video Editing FAIL

Well this time I really have bumped my head hard on Ubuntu. Video editing apps are simply a shambles.  The default editor, PiTiVi (which apparently is Ubuntu-speak for…

Ubuntu: PowerWIN

Update to previous post: I downloaded and installed the Linux ATI video driver for my Lenovo T400.  Immediately my battery life doubled.  I am now seeing battery life…

Ubuntu: PowerFAIL

I’ve been living in a completely Ubuntu world for over a week now, and am still loving the experience overall.  However, one thing has definitely given me pause:…

Ubuntu: The Time Has Come

I’ve messed around with the Ubuntu operating system off and on for several years. It’s an important concept: a Linux distro focused on simplicity, usability, and mass appeal. …