Recent Tech Discoveries (July 09 edition)

Some Recent Tech Discoveries I thought I’d share: The Good: Windows 7 RC – writing the blog post from it – excellent OS (and that says a lot coming from me!) Ubuntu 9.04 -What can I say – wow – is the OS market hotting up or what? Right when they said the Browser will […]

Running Windows via Linux to improve performance (fixing VirtualBox on Ubuntu 9.04)

Recently I’ve started using Virtualisation – for those who don’t know this is running an Operating System or OS for short (such as Windows) as an application (so you could think of it as running a computer within a computer). I’ve started doing this as I’ve got frustrated with Windows slowing down after being installed […]

Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04 alpha), Sony Vaio Memory Stick slot reader

Bit of a techy one here (so skip this if your not into Linux!) but sometimes these posts are useful to others!!! Whilst trying to get my Sony memory stick slot (Mass storage controller: Texas Instruments 5-in-1 Multimedia Card Reader (SD/MMC/MS/MS PRO/xD) working on my Vaio under Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy) I came across this bug […]