Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
If K3b or GNOME Baker aren't meeting your needs, Nero has released their third Linux beta for their CD/DVD burning software. Nero Linux Beta 3 features Blu-ray and HD-DVD recording support, improved GTK 2.0 interface to reflect the Windows Nero Burning ROM 7, and Unicode support in all languages. This third beta is available in DEB and RPM packages from NeroPortal.