Canonical’s cloud certification policy

Canonical’s recent announcement that they will be taking a stand against risky unofficial Ubuntu images has been causing a bit of a stir this week, most notably on Matthew Garrett’s …

Converting JPG to PDF in Ubuntu

Earlier this week someone sent me a scanned document with each page as a separate JPG file. I prefer to keep documents as single PDFs, as they’re easier to file …

Formatting USB drives in Xubuntu

This morning I needed to format a USB drive in Xubuntu, but I couldn’t find the disk utility software. It turns out that it is not installed by default in …