While I do like and use the GUI DiskUsageAnalyzer and the ncurses-based Ncdu to examine disk usage on Linux systems, there is something that feels good about getting back to basics and using command line tools like the du (disk usage) command once and a while.
Google announced 5 major security updates for Chrome extensions. One of the updates mentioned that "the company will also start closely monitoring extensions with a remotely hosted code to spot malicious changes quickly." You mean extensions are currently allowed to insert remotely hosted code? And remotely hosted code that apparently isn't monitored too closely? Man, that is kind of frightening.
Anyone who tends to open a large number of browser tabs surely understands the pain expressed here.
You should never
hire trust a programmer who doesn't admit to being profoundly lazy.
Lately I've been exploring a few Linux distros for kiosks. We have a couple staff members interested in doing more work with Linux and giving a go of switching over some of our kiosks to linux seems like a good place to start.
Two specific distros that appear to be promising are:
Is this blog 4.0 or 5.0 for me?
Let the water hold me down