Articles and Reference
Free Software and News
- Slashdot - for all the
latest news on free software and technology and "stuff that
- Groklaw - the definitive
site for those with in an interest in the SCO/IBM case and
the legal implications of free software in general.
- LUGOD's Reasons
To Avoid Microsoft - A little more fun at Microsoft's
- The Daily WTF -
great fun, a site where programmers submit terrible code
- ePhotozine - An online
commuity of photography enthusiasts. Great fun to participate in
and have your work critiqued, get tips and learn from the best.
- Dan Heller's
Tutorials - Learn the fundamentals of photography from a pro.
- McFade.com - Award winning
photographer and international nice guy.
Software I Use
- Debian - My Linux distribution of
- LyX - What-You-See-Is-What-You-Mean
and the best editor for technical and scientific docs around.
- Postfix - A fast, secure
- Mutt - The best email reader in
the world (threaded views, GPG/PGP integration, everything is
- Pidgin - The best
multiplatform instant message client.
- Mplayer - The best
Linux movie player available - can use existing Win32 codecs to play
- The GIMP - An incredible
image editor for *nix platforms.
- Vim - the cleanest, simplest
way to edit code. Excellent with exuberant ctags.