Distribution Release: GParted Live 0.28.1-1

Curtis Gedak has announced the availability of a new version of the GParted Live Linux distribution. GParted Live provides users with a Debian-based live CD with which to manipulate, rescue and rescue disk partitions from within a graphical user interface. The latest version, GParted Live 0.28.1-1, features version….

That Was The Week That Was: Edition 1

This is the first edition of TWTWTW, a weekly blog promoting interesting developments in the open source world. TWTWTW seeks to whet your curiosity. The name pays homage to the satirical British TV comedy programme aired in the early 1960s. Except satire isn’t the the raison d’etre for this blog.

Apple Wants To Stop You Fixing Your iPhone And iPad: Source Says It Will Testify Against 'Right To Repair' Legislation

Even though the idea seems a no-brainer — you bought it, why shouldn’t you be able to repair it? — progress has been extremely slow, as successive Techdirt articles have chronicled. One of the most important developments is a number of “Right to Repair” bills that are being considered by various state legislatures. These typically […]

Apple Wants To Stop You Fixing Your iPhone And iPad: Source Says It Will Testify Against 'Right To Repair' Legislation

Even though the idea seems a no-brainer — you bought it, why shouldn’t you be able to repair it? — progress has been extremely slow, as successive Techdirt articles have chronicled. One of the most important developments is a number of “Right to Repair” bills that are being considered by various state legislatures. These typically […]