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Ubuntu 17.10 Arrives Today With Major New Features Including GNOME 3.26

Every six months Canonical roll out a new update to the Ubuntu operating system, and today sees a new release which brings with it some major …

Linux

Haskell Sucks! — Paul Bone

AuthorPaul BoneMeetingMelbourne Haskell User GroupDateApril 28th, 2016LinksPDF Slides, YouTube Video<p>Abstract<p>Now that I have your attention I'd like …

Programming

​No, the Linux desktop hasn't jumped in popularity

Stories have been circulating that the Linux desktop had jumped in popularity and was used more than macOS. Alas, it's not so.<p>The Internet of Things …

Linux

Has Linux's market share really doubled in two months?

Something weird just happened. Linux – the sprightly insurgent of operating systems – just saw its market share double. According to NetMarketShare, its share of the desktop jumped from around 2.5 percent in July, to nearly 5 percent in September.<p>That’s a significant bump, putting it within reach …

Linux

Hands On: Keeping a very old laptop useful with Linux

My Lenovo T400 was already old when I bought it as a refurb four years ago. It's still ticking along nicely with a variety of Linux distributions. …

Linux

So what can you actually do with Linux? A guide for beginners

Linux is perfect for everyday tasks like browsing, emailing, photo management, financial management, and much more. Here's an overview.<p>In the …

Linux

To Linux Mint KDE 18.2… and back

<b>Linux Mint</b> KDE is just one of several flavours of Linux Mint, and obviously not the flagship of this distribution.<br>However, I liked that distribution …

Linux

My experience in switching from Windows 10 to Linux Mint 18.2

(This article was first published on <b>R and Finance</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>–<p>It has been 8 months since I switched from Windows 10 to …

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Top 5 Best Looking Linux Distro We Recommend You To Use

I have been using Windows OS for a very long time, oops, basically from my childhood when I first came to know what is a computer. And I used Mac OS …

Linux

Mint 18.2: Still the best Linux desktop

Want a better operating system than Windows 10? Want a great Linux desktop? Then Linux Mint 18.2 is for you.<p>The Linux Mint developers have posted a …

Linux

How to find the right Linux distribution for you

Choosing the right Linux distribution can be a challenge. Jack Wallen offers up a bit of advice to help make this decision a bit easier.<p>Which Linux …

Linux

Dumping Windows and installing Linux Mint, in just 10 minutes

One of my netbooks needed refreshing, and I decided to dump Windows completely and install only Linux Mint. The entire process took 10 minutes. Here …

Linux

Green Recorder 3.0 Released With Huge Updates

Green Recorder is a simple desktop recorder which we develop for Linux systems. It supports both Xorg and Wayland (GNOME session). It’s built using …

Linux

Recomendations in choosing a Linux distro

So, last semester I took a class about Bioinformatics (Python Programming) and the professor made us to use Fedora, we really didn't learn like a lot …

Linux

What we use, 2017 edition: The stuff Jordan can't live without

Article Contents<p>1 Computers: How I get stuff done and have some fun<p>1.1 Desktop powerhouse: Custom build<br>• 1.2 Laptop: MacBook Pro mid-2010<br>• 1.3 Honorable …

Dark Souls

Windows 10: Five reasons to avoid Microsoft's flagship OS

With Microsoft's sometimes capricious and occasionally obnoxious treatment of Windows users, here's why you might want to give Windows 10 a miss.<p>In …

Microsoft

How to Install Webmin Control Panel in Debian 9

Webmin is a popular, open source web-based system info and administration tool for Unix-like systems including Linux and Windows systems. It is sort …

Linux

Linux Mint 18.2 'Sonya' Ubuntu-based distro is here with Cinnamon, Mate, KDE, and Xfce

Another day, another distro! Today, Linux Mint 18.2 achieves stable release. While the usual desktop environments, Cinnamon and Mate, are available …

Linux

Linux Mint 18.2 arrives: Here's what to look out for

I've been running the beta release for some time now, here is what I have found out so far.<p>The beta release for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya) Cinnamon and …

Linux

System 76 creates a new OS for Linux Professionals

<i>What’s Pop!_OS? Why is System76 creating yet another Linux-based operating system? Why can’t they just use something like elementary OS or Linux</i> …

Linux

Top 10 best Linux apps of 2017

While everyone knows that most Linux distributions (distros) are free to download, not everybody is aware that you also have access to thousands of …

Linux

Manage Log Messages Under Systemd Using Journalctl [Comprehensive Guide]

Systemd is a cutting-edge system and service manager for Linux systems: an init daemon replacement intended to start processes in parallel at system …

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Best Linux Distro: Linux Experts Rate Distros

Selecting the best Linux distro is a matter of personal choice, based on your daily work flow. Two Linux experts list their personal picks for best …

Linux

Debian 9 feels like home with security upgrades and a flaming vulpine warming your toes

<b>Review</b> Strong and stable release from conservative distroThe Debian Project has released Debian 9 after two years and, as you might expect for a work …

Linux

Linux Mint 18.2 Beta KDE & Xfce Spins Now Available

Following last week's Linux Mint 18.2 "Sonya" beta releases of the MATE and Cinnamon spins, the KDE and Xfce versions are also now available for …

Linux

Linux Mint 18.2 'Sonya' Beta Ubuntu-based distribution now available with KDE or Xfce

This has been an interesting week for Linux Mint. The team released the official beta for the Cinnamon and Mate versions of "Sonya," signaling a …

Linux

A list of open source tools for college

This quote mirrors my own personal experience with FLOSS (Free/Libre Open Source Software)."When I first got into technology I didn't really …

Open Source Movement

How to Disable Shutdown and Reboot Commands in Linux

The shutdown command schedules a time for a Linux system to be powered down, it may as well be used to halt, power-off or reboot the machine when …

Linux

Feren OS: A Linux Desktop Game-Changer | Reviews

Feren OS is a polished and well-stocked Linux distro that comes close to being an ideal replacement for Microsoft Windows and macOS. In fact, this …

Linux

How I’m planning to ditch Apple

I’m not writing this story on my beautiful, ginormous 27-inch iMac. Those of you who read my previous post already know why: mostly because I’m …

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