Monthly Archives: November 2011

Boy this distribution does look good!

Last week, while browsing the web to learn what was happening in the Linux world, I read a post about a distribution that has a “half rolling release” model. I got immediately interested, and here’s why. For my home computer, … Continue reading

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An editorial in EMBO Reports calls for PhD students to “know [their] rights”, but not to exercise them.

This is a quite strange editorial that the EMBO Reports published on the 30th of September 2011. The whole thing is about how hard it is for PhD students and postdocs to do a career in science, and that how … Continue reading

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