I grew up in a small town in Texas, and through the age of ten had seen more of farmland and cattle than computer technology. My family and I relocated to South Florida where I started middle school and began learning programming in BASIC on an old Apple IIe. My love of technology began at that moment. Fast forward many years, and that love still exists, especially in ways where creativity and technology meet. Photography, graphic design and digital illustration are all exciting fields to watch evolve.
Bootable drives are an often overlooked use for USB drives. Part one of our bootable series will look into the uses and the history of bootable drives, including a brief explanation on the underlying technology, history of Linux LiveCDs, OS install disks and repair toolkits.