Posts from ‘April, 2010’

Tutorial on installing a Linux replacement for Windows

I’ve been a Fedora Core user for years, but I might try this just for shits and giggles. It’s also an excellent example of a web-based, low-tech (i.e., just screen shots and intelligent instructions) tutorial. The Perfect Desktop – PCLinuxOS 2010 (KDE) | HowtoForge – Linux Howtos and Tutorials This tutorial shows how you can […]

What does your community need?

This invention is incredibly cool. When can I get a hand-held version? This article and the invention about which it was written could stimulate discussion and group activity related to how science might improve one’s own community. “Given unlimited X, how could you improve Y.” Such a discussion might start with a brainstorm of the […]