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All posts by Robin Jacobs


The state of Firefox OS – a report fr...

Feb 04, 2014No Comments55 Views

Firefox OS has gained support for MMS, dual SIM and multiple resolutions. It is now also possible to import your contacts from GMail and Outlook,


MATE to make it into Debian repositories

Nov 21, 201316 Comments158 Views

MATE is scheduled to be included in the official Debian repositories.


Linux Mint falsely accused of being “...

Nov 18, 201330 Comments190 Views

Clement Lefebvre, the Linux Mint project founder, has since made a statement and confirmed that Oliver Grawert seems “more opinionated than knowledgeable and the press


Linux Mint 16 RC Review

Nov 17, 201342 Comments297 Views

Linux Mint 16 RC was released a few days ago, so a final release should be right around the corner. As someone who just rediscovered

elementary OS Luna says Hello World

Aug 11, 20132 Comments238 Views

Two days ago, I wrote of a countdown appearing on the elementary OS website. Tonight, the countdown ended, and we finally got to know what

Mysterious countdown appears on elementary ...

Aug 09, 2013No Comments152 Views

It would appear that either yesterday, or the day before yesterday, a mysterious countdown was added to the elementary OS website. Or rather, the whole

Ubuntu launches second App Showdown

Aug 08, 20136 Comments128 Views

You might recall Ubuntu’s App Showdown last year. It was a competition for people to make apps for Ubuntu. The developer of last year’s winning

Ubuntu Unity 7 Coming Soon

Mar 13, 2013No Comments71 Views

Unity 7, the latest release of Unity which is currently in development, should be available for user testing via a PPA in a few days.

Ubuntu 13.04: how things are shaping up

Mar 11, 20134 Comments146 Views

Ubuntu 13.04 is the latest version of Ubuntu, scheduled to be released on the 25th of April this year. But what’s it shaping up to?

Robin Jacobs

Mar 11, 2013No Comments50 Views

I started messing with Linux when I was around 13 years old, and have learned a lot about it ever since. Nowadays (~5 years laters),