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Best Linux Distro: Linux Experts Rate Distros

June 21, 2017 |

Two Linux experts list their personal picks for best distro and discuss each distro’s merits and challenges.

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Is IoT the Future of Linux?

June 19, 2017 |

Linux will certainly play a key role in the Internet of Things, but it likely will share the spotlight.

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Best Linux Distros for Developers

June 01, 2017 |

The best Linux distros for developers offer advanced work flow, among other sophisticated qualities.

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7 Reasons to Use Debian (and 3 Reasons Not To)

March 14, 2017 |

There are at several reasons for Debian's great popularity.Yet depending on your interests, Debian's features can come at a cost.

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Open Source and Cloud Computing: Friends or Foes?

March 13, 2017 |

Today's cloud runs on open source software, and many open source companies rely on the cloud to monetize their offerings. But is the situation really a win-win?

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How to Setup Your Own Cloud Server with NextCloud

March 06, 2017 |

A step-by-step guide to creating your own cloud server with NextCloud, potentially saving money and boosting security.

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9 Reasons to Contribute to an Open Source Project

March 06, 2017 |

Why do developers spend time and effort writing coding that they plan to give away for free?

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7 Essential Tips for Linux Sysadmin Workstation Security

March 04, 2017 |

The Linux Foundation recommends the following steps to secure your workstation before logging in remotely.

 

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What to Do After Installing Debian

February 28, 2017 |

Depending on your needs and preferences, Debian post-installation setup can go in a few different directions.

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Best Linux for Old Laptops

February 27, 2017 |

We'll share some of the best Linux distros for old laptop hardware and also touch on what the minimum requirements are for each distro.

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Best Linux File Sharing Tips

February 20, 2017 |

Linux file sharing advice, using Samba and some commands in the terminal window.

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When to Use Which Debian Linux Repository

February 15, 2017 |

Among the fun facts: the three main Debian repositories are named for characters from the Toy Story movies.

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Best Linux Email Clients

February 13, 2017 |

The best email client is a matter of personal taste, yet there are a few guiding tips you can rely on.

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10 Open Source Challenges

February 13, 2017 |

The open source movement is flourishing like never before, but these challenges could hinder further growth.

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Improving Debian Linux Package Management: Seven Tools

February 01, 2017 |

Debian Linux package management is easier with these seven apt tools.

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Top Ubuntu Mistakes: How to Avoid Ubuntu Problems

January 30, 2017 |

Advice about getting the most from your Ubuntu software – and avoiding those pesky problems.

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How to Install Ubuntu Software

January 23, 2017 |

Installing Ubuntu software isn't hard -- but it helps to keep a few key ideas in mind.

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Why Linux Installers Need to Add Security Features

January 18, 2017 |

With the heightened security concerns, Linux distros need to make basic security options prominently available in their installers rather than options that users can add manually later.

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Top Ubuntu Editing Apps: Image, Audio, Video

January 16, 2017 |

Top software choices for Ubuntu - or for most Linux distros – to edit images, audio or video.

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Top LibreOffice Alternatives

January 09, 2017 |

A survey of the leading LibreOffice alternatives, with the pros and cons of each alternative.

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