Amith KK
Last seen March 11, 2018, 6:37 a.m.

Location: India
Age: 24

PSA: 5mn gmail account passwords apparently leaked
Sept. 11, 2014, 5:40 a.m. by Amith KK

5 million Gmail passwords have been reported to be leaked onto a Russian BitCoin forum. Here's a website to see if you're compromised : The website might be experiencing problems since many people are using it. And also many of the revealed passwords are old or belonging to deactivated accounts.However, just to be safe, change your gmail password UPDATE: ...

XBMC gets renamed to Kodi.
Aug. 2, 2014, 11:34 a.m. by Amith KK

The popular media center XBMC, which started out as a media center for the Xbox, finally got renamed to Kodi Entertainment Centre from version 14("Helix") onwards. The rename was inveitable since the name XBMC no longer makes sense as it barely runs on the Original Xbox, and also because there would be legal issues in having xbox in its name. ...

A reminder: Two more days to retrieve your Ubuntu One files
July 29, 2014, 7:53 a.m. by Amith KK

Ubuntu One had been shutdown quite a while back, and Canonical provided a 3 month window for users to retrieve their data, and that window ends on the 31st of this month. So, if you haven't already, retrieve your files.

Canonical shuts down Ubuntu One.
April 3, 2014, 10:08 p.m. by Amith KK

Ubuntu's CEO, Jane Silber, in her blog post on the Canonical blog has announced that Ubuntu One, Canonical's online storage solution is being shut down. Since this was posted on the 2nd of April, I thought it was a late April Fool's joke, alas! It was not. Ubuntu One will be available until June 1, but as of Wednesday, customers ...

2buntu is now on Google Currents!
Aug. 7, 2013, 7:04 a.m. by Amith KK

2buntu is now available for subscription on Currents, the magazine-esqe feed reader by Google. In order to subscribe, just click this and press "Subscribe". Find google currents on:

Common Question: How do I change the font and font size in my tty's
Aug. 9, 2012, 1:45 a.m. by Amith KK

This is common question asked by many, so without further ado here is the AskUbuntu question <div class="stacktack" data-site="askubuntu" data-id="173220" data-answers="accepted"></div>

Microsoft's dirty tricks: Secure Boot
Dec. 3, 2011, 11:19 p.m. by Amith KK

I know this is sort of late but... We've all probably heard of the new "SecureBoot" feature which is needed on every Windows-8 Certified computer. Ok, alot of us thinks "Its for Protection against Activation hacks and Viruses" Think again....... Was there any activation system which cannot be hacked? If there is anything Microsoft(And all companies that produce Paid software) ...

Minor Annoyances: Executable text files
Nov. 28, 2011, 11 a.m. by Amith KK

If you get this dialog: Go to nautilus preferences and choose the one that suits your needs: Extracted from AskUbuntu chatroom

Nov. 28, 2011, 10:53 a.m. by Amith KK

I heard about the lemony fresh new interface of LibreOffice ,but do we want it? The main problem being not most of the features of "Microsoft Word" is available (I know that This is a ubuntu site... But most schools use a Windows OS. And its way hard to Switch students to Ubuntu) And the crashes..... It's not like it ...

The Ocelot
Oct. 14, 2011, 10:44 a.m. by Amith KK

The Ocelot will be a set of articles published by the 2buntu team. It will also contain posts of our reviews, how we(Ok,by we i mean jrg and myself) Face LXDE, XFCE and all those things due to our computer power :D

Ubuntu Gets Reviewed by CNN-IBN India
Sept. 30, 2011, 2:56 a.m. by Amith KK

I was casually watching CNN-IBN at 4:30 and Ta Da, a Ubuntu review on the popular tech show, Techtoyz. The host(Ankit Vengurlekar) describes Ubuntu as "one of the internet's best kept secrets".The main review is done by Suresh Venkat, and boy, he does seem impressed by the FOSS model. The apps reviewed are the Unity Dash, LibreOffice, Evolution and theU ...

Another golden addition to the board!
Sept. 17, 2011, 6:10 a.m. by Amith KK

<strong>As part of 2buntu expanding its community, a new addition has come to the member board! .</strong> <strong></strong> And his name is... <strong>Nitin Venkatesh </strong>aka Nitstorm Give him a warm welcome Cheers!

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A twenty two year old soon interested in all things tech.