Building a Linux Pc for my parents

The Project The project is to get my parents a new PC on which they can work, surf the web and read their e-mail. They wanted a small, compact and silent computer. The Hardware With these pretty moderate system requirements there is no need to cash out for a  high end graphics card or a […]

A PhD on Open Source on Open Source Part 4 – Desktop Tools

In the previous parts (1 2 3) of this series I have primarily written about how to write articles and thesis using the typeset system LaTeX. Using LaTeX is very convenient for some kinds of documents, in particular large good looking documents where you want to add references. For simpler kinds of documents a WYSIWYG […]