Tonight, Live on Computer America.

It’s not my usual slot and it’s amazingly short notice but I’ve been asked to appear on the Computer America radio show, tonight at 11:00 PM Eastern time (8:00 PM Pacific). Now, this is a really a tough time for the father of a 16 month old with a penchant for getting up in the middle of the night, but I promise to do my best to stay awake (coffee!). Tonight, we’re going to be talking about Linux desktops for the holidays, getting people to try Linux, Linux as stocking stuffers [ insert appropriate smiley here ], and Linux desktop …

Two, Two, Two New Articles Online!

Today, I’m going to alert you to two different articles of mine that have just been published online. I’m actually a little late posting this, but I’ve been a little overwhelmed lately. My apologies. One of these columns is very business oriented and the other is, well . . . not [ insert appropriate smiley here ]. On to the details. The first article covers an open source business accounting package called Quasar. You’ll find that one on InformIt by clicking this link. The second is something decidedly lighter. It’s my Linux Game of the Month over at UnixReview. This …

The Occasional Blogger

Let’s start with an up front confession. I pretty much suck at this blogging thing since I can’t seem to find the discipline to update this thing on anything resembling a regular basis. In fact, the only reason I’m updating my blog today is that this has been an amazingly busy week with tons happening and I feel like I have to get some of it down. Hmm . . . maybe I should call my blog “MOB” (Marcel’s Occasional Blog). On the other hand, I do have an excuse which is that I write constantly. I’m currently working on …