Misc tips and tricks

Redhat magazine has an interesting tip by Andrew C. Dingman on how you can make the dd command give you progress reports whilst it is still running. Read the article here

History of Slashdot
Slashdot is a very popular news site for computer geeks. If you are one of it’s thousands of readers, you may be interested in the recent “History of Slashdot” articles CmdrTaco wrote.

Part 1: Chips & Dips
Part 2: Explosions
Part 3: Going Corporate
Part 4: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Computer Paranoia
I came across a collection of humorous tales of computer-illiterate users. Read here