• September 28, 2013

    30 anni di GNU

    Il 27 settembre 1983, Richard M. Stallman invia un’email al newsgroup net.unix-wizards,net.usoft, in cui annuncia la sua intenzione di creare un nuovo sistema operativo compatibile con Unix e disponibile liberamente per chiunque avesse voluto usarlo: GNU (GNU’s Not  Unix).   Creare un intero sistema operativo non è impresa da poco, tuttavia il progetto GNU ha

  • September 27, 2013

    I’ll be leaving Linode, here’s why.

    tl;dr: it’s definitely expensive. absolutely worth it, but expensive. I have to admit I’ll be leaving Linode, mostly as soon as possible. I’ve been a customer of theirs for a little more than a year now, and I must admitContinue reading

  • September 22, 2013

    iOS7: come migliorare rubacchiando da Gmail e Ubuntu

    Lo dice il titolo: la rinnovata interfaccia grafica del sistema operativo per dispositivi mobili Made in Cupertino è sicuramente accattivante, ma porta con se molti interrogativi. Il primo costringe a chiedersi se scegliere un font sensibilmente più sottile sia una stata una scelta autonoma o in scia alle interfacce di Ubuntu 10.04 in poi o, […]

  • September 19, 2013

    Trying other distros/OSes

    Hey people, I was writing a huge post on operating systems and GNU/Linux distributions, but I realized a post like that would only bring me a lot of flames and nothing really useful. I just wanted to write I’ll giveContinue reading

  • September 19, 2013

    Obsessive-compulsive disorder: scraping the OVH website — the nerd way (#1)

    The very same Muse sing, time is running out. I’ve been (and I still am) waiting for OVH to make their sweet sweet cheap Kimsufi dedicated server available. Since they’ve been featured on Hacker News, Kimsufis have became unavailable. AContinue reading