Almost Geek Posts

Here at AG you will often see me recommend open source and/or free software. There are four main reasons for this: Most are cross platform. That means you can use the same programs and files on Windows, Linux, and OS X without running into problems. Additionally, you can transfer the…

Applications Opinion

If you have followed technology blogs and forums for more than a couple of days you certainly seen the flame wars that erupt over operating systems (Linux/windows/OS X) or gaming platforms (Xbox/Playstation/Wii)┬ásome people┬ádo make good points but any of the good gets lost in rabid flaming of anyone with differing…

Almost Geek Stuff

A command prompt is simply a way of manipulating files and running scripts via text command instead of the pointing and clicking of a mouse. Command prompts are the original way of navigating computers. Before Windows there was DOS which was nothing but a command prompt. For some tutorials here…

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