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10 Friendly Facts About the Golden Retriever

It’s no mystery why these fluffy pooches are so popular. The well-mannered, fun-loving dogs are a hit with children and adults alike. Learn more …

Pets

Inside A Gorgeous Mediterranean-Style Home In California

Any designer knows the challenge that comes with updating a home that’s full of history, and Alison Davin of Jute is no exception. Davin worked with a young family to design a chic yet understated home in Hillsborough, California, with the goal of preserving elements of its Mediterranean bungalow …

Interior Design

Boat club

The boats at Pointe Claire Yacht Club will soon be in the water, judging from the amount of activity in the boatyard. Since I am not a sailor, nor a …

Boats

DIY Raspberry Pi NAS

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts interested in creating their very own networked attached storage NAS system powered by a Raspberry Pi mini PC may be …

Ubuntu has arrived in the Windows Store, and it’s easy to download

Thanks, Microsoft.<p>Downloading Ubuntu just got easier. Today the operating system was made available in the Windows Store, something Microsoft earlier in 2017 said it would do (see more about Microsoft's 2017 Build conference here).<p>While the Windows download is a limited sandbox version of the …

Linux

Why a startup called Nutanix is making VMware absolutely crazy

An ugly, very public, and somewhat entertaining squabble between a hot startup, Nutanix, and the tech incumbent it challenges, VMware, has taken a new twist, Business Insider has learned.<p>At stake is a big up-and-coming $77 billion market that VMware desperately needs.<p>Here’s what we’re hearing:<p><b>1.</b> …

Virtualization

Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals: The Handstand | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from</i> Overcoming Gravity: A Systematic Approach to Gymnastics and Bodyweight Strength <i>by Steven Low.</i><p>Several …

Magic Tricks: Smash a Grape Through Your Head | The Art of Manliness

<i>An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So</i> …

Cool Uncle Tricks: How to Turn a Dollar Bill Into a Ring | The Art of Manliness

<i>An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So</i> …

Sewing

6 personal finance habits everyone should get into

Though Americans are slowly but surely ramping up their savings game, most are still falling short in that arena. An estimated 57% of US adults have less than $1,000 available in savings, while 39% have absolutely no savings at all.<p>Clearly, this means most of us need to do better. With that in …

Personal Finance

GraspIO Cloudio Raspberry Pi Add-On Offers IoT Cloud, Voice Assistant, Sensors And More

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested to learn that a hugely versatile Raspberry Pi GraspIO Cloudio add-on board has been created by Farnell and …

Raspberry Pi

RPi Internet Weather Station

Description<p>The Raspberry Pi Internet Weather Station project displays the weather information such as temperature, humidity and successive weather …

Raspberry Pi

How to Setup a Raspberry Pi Nextcloud Server

For this project, we will be showing you how to setup and configure a Raspberry Pi NextCloud Server, this can act as your own personal <i>“cloud”</i> storage …

Linux

What to Do If Push-Ups Hurt Your Wrists

It’s hard to get stronger by doing planks and push-ups if your wrists can’t comfortably support your weight. Here are some strategies to work around …

DNS server Setup using Bind9 on Ubuntu 15.10 Server

DNS Stands for Domain Name Service.On the Internet, the Domain Name Service (DNS) stores and associates many types of information with domain names; …

Linux

How to configure NFS Server and Client Configuration on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)

NFS was developed at a time when we weren't able to share our drives like we are able to today -- in the Windows environment. It offers the ability …

Linux

Install Munin (Monitoring Tool) on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) Server

Munin the monitoring tool surveys all your computers and remembers what it saw. It presents all the information in graphs through a web interface. …

Linux

Install and monitor services using Monit On ubuntu 16.04 Server

Monit is a utility for managing and monitoring, processes, files, directories and devices on a UNIX system. Monit conducts automatic maintenance and …

Linux

How to configure SNMPv3 on ubuntu 16.04 server

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is an "Internet-standard protocol for managing devices on IP networks". Devices that typically support SNMP …

Linux

Install and Configure MRTG on Ubuntu 16.04 Server

The Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) is a tool to monitor the traffic load on network links. MRTG generates HTML pages containing PNG images which …

Linux

Webalizer – Apache web server log file analysis Tool

<b>Sponsored Link</b><p>The Webalizer is a fast, free web server log file analysis program. It produces highly detailed, easily configurable usage reports in …

Install Glances on Ubuntu 16.04

Glances is a cross-platform curses-based monitoring tool which aims to present a maximum of information in a minimum of space, ideally to fit in a …

Linux

VirtualBox 5.1.6 released and ubuntu installation instructions included

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature …

Linux

6 Things That Ubuntu Does Better Than Windows

By downloading this free guide, you agree to receive regular updates on the latest cool apps, product reviews, and giveaways from MakeUseOf.We all …

Linux

Zenmap – Cross platform Nmap Security Scanner GUI

<b>Sponsored Link</b><p>Zenmap is a multi-platform graphical Nmap frontend and results viewer. Zenmap aims to make Nmap easy for beginners to use while giving …

Install and Configure MRTG on Ubuntu 16.10 Server

The Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) is a tool to monitor the traffic load on network links. MRTG generates HTML pages containing PNG images which …

Linux

What is new in Ubuntu desktop 17.10

These release notes for Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) provide an overview of the release and document the known issues with Ubuntu 17.10 and its …

Linux

Install Munin (Monitoring Tool) on Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) Server

Munin the monitoring tool surveys all your computers and remembers what it saw. It presents all the information in graphs through a web interface. …

Linux

How to fix DNS problems after upgrading Ubuntu 17.10 from ubuntu 17.04/16.10/16.04

One of my friend recently upgraded his ubuntu 17.04 to ubuntu 17.10 and after the upgrade my DNS stopped working.<br>(...)<br>Read the rest of How to fix DNS …

Linux

Install Icinga 2 and Icinga web 2 on Ubuntu 17.10 server

Icinga 2 is an open source monitoring system which checks the availability of your network resources, notifies users of outages and generates …

Linux