Setting up Objective-C on Ubuntu

This tutorial will explain how to set up environment for successful building Objective-C applications on Ubuntu for total beginners (without Apple machine) :). It’s based on this step by step wizard: Getting started with Objective C on Ubuntu. We can’t use default Cocoa implementation from iOS, instead we have another implementation suitable for Linux: GNUstep. Needed […]

Upgrading to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Ubuntu released a new version of popular OS with Long Term Support. There is a new head-up display (HUD) with even more minimalistic design, video search enhancement and updated software center. Ubuntu Software Center now allows you to sync all installed apps with multiple computers, which can be very useful after fresh install. Video Lens […]

Virtual Hard Drive resizing

VirtualBox is one of the most useful virtualization software available for free. Creating virtual machine is easy, just a few clicks and we are able to explore new operating system. What we need to sacrifice is some processor time, RAM memory and a few GBof hard drive. These resources can be dynamically allocated, even the […]

Windows 8 Developer Preview

As we can read and hear Microsoft is working on next version of Windows OS  which will be, as it is speculated, ready to release in mid 2012. For curious users (read geeks ;)) Microsoft released a developer preview version. This is definitely smart move as they would get feedback from users and chance to […]

Ubuntu 11.10 Released

In an earlier release Ubuntu introduced a desktop environment Unity, which was accepted by Linux users very differently. I was writing about bad user experience with Unity and some drawbacks in one of my posts: It’s time to go open source. Oneiric means “dreamy”, and the combination with Ocelot reminds me of the way innovation happens: […]

It’s time to go open source

About a two months ago I successfully replaced Windows 7 with open source operating system. Yes, Linux. At first I was very excited about Ubuntu, which is based on Debian, but Ubuntu 11.04 release has some “improvements”. I refer to Unity, next evolutionary step in Gnome desktops aiming on touch screen devices. First impression is everything […]