Articles by Alastair Otter

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Linux Mint

Linux Mint Cinnamon – A sweet alternative

Mint releases new desktop OS into already murky Linux desktop waters.

Firefox celestial birth

Firefox 11 readies to fly

Mozilla keeps up relentless development pace.

Ladies of Linux

Heads-up Ubuntu fans

Shuttleworth continues on his mission to reshape the desktop

Chrome for Android

Google’s Chrome hits Android

Gestures, synchronisation aimed at making Chrome easier to use on mobile interfaces

Star Trek Scotty All she's got

Not so smartphone power

I love my smartphone but it has one important and critical flaw

Ubuntu Pangolin

Ubuntu readies new Unity

Unity 5.0, Ubuntu’s new desktop interface has been released for testing


Fun with data

Data can be fun, if you have the right tools. We look at some of the best free online tools for data visualisation.

Tablet PC vs Laptop

Tablet PC or notebook?

Should you spend your year-end bonus on a tablet PC or a notebook. We look at the options.

FF IE Chrome

The browser platform

The browser is no longer a window to the web – it’s a platform.

Ubuntu Pangolin

Ubuntu rolling out the new

Ubuntu Precise Pangolin will make its debut in 2012. This is what you can expect.

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Alastair Otter

Alastair Otter is a senior journalist at MyBroadband, and focuses on software and hardware. He has a particular love for Open Source Software (OSS) and in specific Linux and related developments.


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