KDE Plasma 5 — Stunning

The need for a new desktop system After running Gnome3 for a couple of days I was crippled by the gnome shell taking close to 1.5 GB of memory.  Along with the other daemons running I was using close to 75% of my system memory running just basic apps. KDE Plasma 5 is stunning! I…

FreeBSD All Ahead Full

FreeBSD is the last great open source, freely available, operating system.  Linux is just a kernel. Recently I was dismayed at the acquisition of RedHat by IBM.  Fundamentally this acquisition changes the very direction of Linux development, given RedHat is the biggest commercial Linux vendor, with Canonical following close behind. While IBM maintains it will…