Month: February 2008

Goodbye Stage6

It has not been a good week for video formats.  First HD-DVD, now Divx.  No, the divx format will still be around, but the best thing they ever offered, in my opinion, Stage6, will be gone at the end of

Revisiting KDE4

A series of unfortunate events gave me a golden opportunity revisit KDE 4. My previous post regarding it was not a shining one. There were serious limitations with Plasma, and Konqueror was, at least on Kubuntu Gutsy, unusable. I had

Goodbye HD-DVD

I saw the writing on the wall nearly a year ago, while so many continued dishing out money for extremely expensive HD-DVD players and DVDs.  Have people learned nothing from these types of “format wars” of the past?  Hello?  VHS