Windows 7 Experience Index Performance on the Atom-powered, Asus 1005HA Netbook

The question of “How does Windows 7 run on ………….” is often asked. I’ve been running an Asus Seashell 1005HA (6-Cell Battery, 63Wh) with Windows 7 for some time now, and use it as my main machine 90% of the time. Just as a side note, the only thing I have done is upgraded the …

mtr: A Better traceroute and ping, combined! (Linux, BSD)

mtr is an small utility which combines both the functionality of traceroute and ping, for Linux and BSD. There are always occasions where you’ve wanted to traceroute to a host, possibly due to connectivity issues, and you need to diagnose where the problem lies. ┬áMost operating systems offer basic traceroute and ping utilities, but what …

SSH Access Whilst on the Move (iPhone, iPod Touch)

If ┬álike me you maintain servers and use Secure Shell (SSH) as the primary method of connecting to them, you’ll know the importance of being able to connect to those servers, no matter where you are, to either make changes, monitor them, or fix any problems. If you have an iPhone, you can connect to …