This week at Lifehacker:
- Top 10 Ubuntu apps and tweaks
"I've been more than impressed with the number of great, full-featured applications available for Linux, many of which outshine their Windows counterparts."
- How to triple-boot Windows XP, Vista, and Ubuntu
"I wanted to try Ubuntu, but I'm didn't want to give up my Windows desktop or my Vista Beta installation, for that matter."
- Roll back Windows with System Restore
"You know how it goes: you're editing your registry, you're installing beta - ok, alpha - software, you're testing unstable applications and drivers all willy-nilly."
- Rescue files with a boot CD
"Few moments in computing are as heartbreaking as when you turn on your trusty PC only to receive that bone-chilling message: 'Boot sector corrupt. Config.sys missing. Disk cannot be read.'"
- DIY camera shoulder rest
"...if you can handle a drill and screwdriver, you should be set."