Debian Leads the Way, Plus Cool Linux Apps to Make Your Linux Great

by The Daily Walk with Love — I love to experiment with computers and operating systems, and over the last three years I must have installed various “distributions” or “distros” of Linux (operating systems) perhaps 25 times (honest). Well I also have done a LOT of experimentation with various Linux apps, multimedia, office, graphics, chat, Read More …

Mycroft: The Open-Source AI Voice Assistant Challenging Cortana, Siri and Alexa

by The Daily Walk with Love — REVISED, REWRITTEN AND UPDATED: Lots of people are saying Cortana is being left behind by Siri, and especially Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s NOW. But we knew for years that open source geeks were working on our own artificially intelligent personal assistants for Linux, and now the time has Read More …

Linux, Windows 10 & Artificial Intelligence (AI) — Updated

by The Daily Walk with Love — REVISED & UPDATED: With Windows 10, advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics speak of a new and somewhat frightening “brave new world” but promise a lot for mankind, if used wisely. I don’t think it’s really a threat right now, although with Windows 10 there is a Read More …

What to do First with Your New Linux Mint (Updated)

by The Daily Walk with Love OK, Great, you’ve decided to go with Linux Mint, (perhaps the 18.3 “Sylvia” version that is now out in a standard version, in all four varieties plus a Linux Mint Debian variety we have tried and liked). In my experience Getting Linux Mint is maybe the best choice you Read More …