About a year ago, Reddit share an over 1.75 years old Medium article on the designs and histories of X buttons -- "X's are everywhere in user interface (UI) design. A powerful symbol, [x] is capable of closing windows and popups, toolbars and tabs and anything else that might otherwise be cluttering up your screen.
Linux & UNIX
Which mobile operating system (OS) do you currently use for your mobile device(s) [e.g., tablets and smartphones]?Submitted by ant on Sun, 07/14/2013 - 5:43am. Apple | General Computing | Hardware | Linux & UNIX | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Religion/Culture | Shopping | Software | Technology
Also, Marq mentioned his Demoscene Research -- "scientific material concerning the demo culture. Demoscene Research is a collection of scientific material concerning the demo culture, also known as the scene. Major part of the page is an extensive bibliography of demo-related books, theses, articles and online material. We also maintain a list of researchers who have studied the scene. News and demo-related discussions are disseminated in the blog on the front page. There is also a related newsgroup, Demo Research, where we post the most important news so that you can read and discuss them by email..."
The Restart Page -- An interactive web site of rebooting the most significant operating system (OSes).Submitted by ant on Sun, 01/08/2012 - 2:28pm. Apple | Art/Design | Audio | General Computing | Hardware | History | Linux & UNIX | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Windows
09:48AM [grifter] http://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/linux-world-map.html
Here is the big image.
Did you upgrade to the newest/latest web browsers' versions on your computer? Poll ends on 4/17/2011.Submitted by ant on Sun, 03/27/2011 - 2:30pm. Apple | Communication | History | Internet/Network | Linux & UNIX | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Windows
In the proper *chan tradition of image macros like Courage Dog, and Advice dog... Windows Guy tries Unix!
It's funny because it's true.
This XKCD comic strip shows where sudo reports go...
Pingdom reports the developer obsession with code names with 114 interesting examples