Danny is a senior at the University of North Texas who enjoys all aspects of open source software and Linux.
It’s OK if you enjoy the power of Linux but the aesthetics of Mac OS X. You can get your Linux installation to look more like Mac OS X with the Zukimac theme.
The MATE desktop might well be the right choice for you. If you’re interested in using the MATE desktop, here are several ways to get it, including on your favorite distributions.
Here are the most common questions that Windows users have about Linux. After going through this list of questions and answers, you should feel much more confident with trying out Linux.
Now, we’re getting a glimpse at the first beta of the next released, codenamed “Freya”. What’s new in Freya, and is it worth upgrading or switching to it from other distributions?
How smart is the BiggiFi? Let’s find out.
Do you love listening to streamed music? We show you the five best Linux applications you can use to listen to online music.
Arguably one of the most important Linux utilities to learn is SSH as you can control a different machine as if you were sitting directly at it. We’ll take you through a basic installation.
With bash scripting, you can do a complex series of tasks in one quick go so it’s great for elaborate and repetitive needs. It’s also a great way to get to know terminal.
You’ve got your shiny new Linux installation on your system for the first time, and everything seems to working perfectly. Everything, except the Internet. Follow this troubleshooting guide to pinpoint the problem.
While the KDE Frameworks is considered to be stable, not all things KDE have been modernized. However, you can use other methods to try out KDE 5 until it’s widely available.
Linux development can actually get exciting at times, especially when there are some major changes in a piece of software. However, you may be preventing yourself from benefitting by not making the right decisions.
The Lenovo IdeaPad N20P is Lenovo’s first attempt at the Chromebook market.
Running Linux on a system with a HiDPI display, you may have noticed that everything is either tiny or perhaps just looks weird. We’ll help you get a better experience on your HiDPI display.
School is almost back in session! For Linux users, there are two top-notch distributions out there specifically aimed towards education: Edubuntu and UberStudent.
We all love quick games that are still fun to play and challenging for the brain, right? If your answer was “Yes!”, then Mini Metro is the perfect game for you.
You can get some really cheap Chromebooks if you’re fine with getting an 11.6-inch display.
It is now possible to watch Netflix on any Linux system, so long as you run the Chrome browser starting with version 37.
If you’re tired of Windows, or don’t want to pay for new Windows releases, it’s a good time to take a good look at whether Linux can work for you.
If you’d like to learn Linux, but want some ways to speed up the process, here are ten shortcuts you can use to learn as fast as possible.
You can’t ever have enough desktop environments for Linux systems! For each new desktop environment, there’s another choice for users that may suit their needs and preferences better than any other solution.
Not too long ago we gave you 12 tips on how to tweak your Ubuntu installation. Now, we’ve come up with another 10 things you can do to make Ubuntu feel even more like home.
It’s crucial to use strong passwords for your online accounts. Without a secure password, it’s easy for others to crack yours. However, you can get your computer to choose one for you.
For a good amount of people, the choice between Windows 8 and Ubuntu can primarily come down to the user experience, which is largely attributed to the desktop environment.
The ASUS Chromebook C200MA-DS01 tries to be among one of the most affordable Chromebooks available, while at the same time providing some pretty decent hardware, especially for the price.