Get the most out of earth’s best open-source operating system. We’ll highlight the best Linux distros, software and games, and share tips useful for anyone switching from Windows or OS X.
The Vivaldi browser is great on any platform, but it really stands out at a Raspberry Pi browser. Read on to find out why you should use Vivaldi on your Pi.
Got spare hard disk drives that you want to use more efficiently with your Linux computer? You can with RAID, a system that can provide a performance boost, or add redundancy.
Awesome apps are available for Linux. Whether you’re new to the operating system or you’re a seasoned user, you’ll always find new and useful Linux software to love. These are our favorites.
The Linux desktop is hugely configurable, from themes to a whole new environment. And if you want a lightweight desktop experience, you can even use a window manager as your desktop environment.
Many people switching to Linux have noticed that file transfer speeds increase. Why does this happen? Is it an illusion? Does Linux really have speedier file transfer speeds? And if it does, why?
Need to squeeze some extra processing power out of your Raspberry Pi? You should try a lightweight operating system. These examples will get you started.
The Chrome App Launcher on Chrome OS is now a shadow of its former self. Luckily, there are several to alternatives choose from. Here are six Chrome App Launcher replacements that’ll supercharge your productivity.
Have you ever wondered why your Linux operating system looks the way it does? All distributions have a default desktop environment, but how did your favorite Linux OS end up looking so awesome?
There are Linux distros available for every purpose, which makes choosing one difficult. Here’s a list of the very best Linux operating systems to help.
Whether you use Ubuntu or another Linux-based operating system, you may be asking yourself the question: Can I trust my favorite Linux desktop to stick around?
When you see a screenshot, what you think is the “operating system” is more likely to be the “desktop environment” — and Linux has a bunch of them, including this one called Cinnamon.
Live CDs are perhaps the most useful tool in any geek’s toolkit. This live CD how-to guide outlines many uses live CDs or DVDs can offer, from data recovery to enhancing privacy.
One of the biggest issues when dual booting is accessing data between the operating systems. Fortunately, there are solutions. This is how you can share your data across dual-booting operating systems.
Whether you’re brand new to Linux, or a seasoned Linux veteran, the command line offers a bevy of uses. Try these tips for mastering the command line.
Dual booting Windows and Linux is a productivity boost, but isn’t always plain sailing. Here are seven dangers of dual booting that you should be aware of before installing a second operating system.
System76’s Pop!_OS Linux operating system is available for download, and is also shipping as the default option on new computers from System76. Should you check it out?
There remain corners the Linux ecosystem that aren’t fully open source. Perhaps it’s a hardware driver — for some, a proprietary software application may be required. Here’s where Linux is still playing catch-up.
With so many Linux operating systems to choose from, how do you know which one to use? Here are several Linux distros to get the job done, whether gaming, editing, or watching online TV.
There are hundreds of Linux sites out there, websites, blogs, and communities. These are the best ones you should follow.
Happy using the bash shell in Linux? Or would you prefer to try out an alternative? There’s tsch, fish, KornShell and Z Shell to choose from. But which of these Linux shells is best?
Signal, the messaging app which values privacy above all else, now has a standalone desktop app called Signal Desktop available for Windows, MacOS, and Linux.
Switching from Windows to Linux might seem complex, but it’s easy! Here’s how to your get important data and programs from one OS to the other.
Installing Linux on your desktop or laptop is easy. But can you just buy a Linux machine, straight off the shelf? Here are seven manufacturers doing just that.
Ever looked at your Linux desktop and thought, “I could definitely make this better”? One great option is Conky, capable of displaying everything from new themes to pleasantly-styled CPU temperature data.