Security Alert! Truecrypt Site Changes – Updated!

Posted · Add Comment

Update May 30, 2014 Please see my post here for the latest on the TrueCrypt debacle.   Update 7:41 PM MDT May 28, 2014 The Truecrypt situation is still incredibly murky, but it seems that there is a very real possibility that the Truecrypt project might really be dead. Even it it’s not dead, at [...]

Experiences with Xubuntu 14.04

Posted · Add Comment

Last month Canonical released version 14.04 of it’s well-known Ubuntu Linux distribution. The Trusty Tahr is a Long Term Service (LTS) release and carries 3 to 5 years of upgrades and support depending on which flavor (e.g. Unity, Xubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu Gnome) you choose. I’ve used Ubuntu almost exclusively in my small businesses since 2007, [...]

The clock is ticking… Windows XP is EOL in 34 days!

Posted · Add Comment

If you’re still holding onto Windows XP, you’re not alone!  In fact, market share for Windows XP has actually ticked up slightly in the last month! Despite an EOL (End of Life) deadline looming just 34 days away, the 13-year-old Operating System (OS) still runs an astounding 29.53% share of desktop computers! If you’re still [...]