Establishing the Amazon Kindle as a Tool

The Amazon Kindle is a very practical device, focusing primarily on electronic reader issues such as battery life, text formatting, and of course the well marketed fact that it is glare resistant. I’ve opened a new category on for this device to highlight some of the uses that make it more of a tool […]


DMIDECODE(8)                                                      DMIDECODE(8) NAME dmidecode – DMI table decoder SYNOPSIS dmidecode [OPTIONS] DESCRIPTION dmidecode  is a tool for dumping a computer’s DMI (some say SMBIOS) table contents in a human-readable format. This table contains a descrip tion  of  the  system’s  hardware  components,  as well as other useful pieces of information such as serial numbers and BIOS […]