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AWOW AK41 Mini Desktop PC – Running Linux – Week 1

18 hours 13 min ago

In the first of a weekly series, Luke puts the AWOW AK41 Mini Desktop PC under the microscope. This tiny PC sports a Celeron J4115 processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM, triple display 4K@60Hz and NVMe SSD. The AWOW Mini PC has its Windows installation wiped and replaced with Linux.

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Excellent Free Tutorials to Learn Solidity

Tuesday 7th of July 2020 01:15:47 PM

Solidity is an object-oriented, high-level language for implementing smart contracts. Solidity was influenced by C++, Python and JavaScript. Here's our recommended tutorials to learn Solidity.

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24 Excellent KDE Plasma Widgets (Updated 2020)

Monday 6th of July 2020 01:34:57 PM

KDE is most of the most popular desktop environments. It's also one of the most configurable. KDE widgets (sometimes called Plasmoids) help to improve the user experience. Here's our favorites.

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Linux at Home: Research Your Family Tree

Friday 3rd of July 2020 09:48:43 AM

The Linux at Home feature continues with a great pastime - researching your family tree.

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Spotlighting the Top Open Source Crafting Tools

Thursday 2nd of July 2020 05:16:42 PM

Handicraft is a term that describes many different types of work where practical and decorative objects are made by hand or by using only simple tools. Depending on your location, the phrase 'arts and crafts' may be more commonly used.

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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Manage your Personal Collections – Week 36

Wednesday 1st of July 2020 10:03:30 AM

For this week's blog, Luke looks at a few best-of-breed collection management programs. Free and open source goodness as usual.

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Excellent Free Tutorials to Learn D

Tuesday 30th of June 2020 08:34:00 AM

D is a general-purpose systems programming language with a C-like syntax that compiles to native code. Here's our recommended free D tutorials.

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Linux Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know

Monday 29th of June 2020 12:27:42 PM

Linux is an excellent choice for anyone who wants to improve their cybersecurity. Here's what you can do to improve your cybersecurity.

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DownZemAll! – Qt-based download manager

Monday 29th of June 2020 08:03:08 AM

This article reviews DownZemAll! (DZA!), an open source standalone download manager.

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Linux at Home: Embroidery design

Friday 26th of June 2020 08:28:58 AM

Continuing in our Linux at Home series, John looks at embroidery software. Embroidery is the craft of decorating fabric or other materials using a needle to apply thread or yarn.

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9 Best File Systems for Big Data

Thursday 25th of June 2020 06:11:04 AM

This feature highlights the finest open source file systems designed to cope with the demands imposed by Big Data.

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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Terminal Emulators – Week 35

Wednesday 24th of June 2020 08:42:17 AM

For this week's blog, Luke examines terminal emulators on the Raspberry Pi 4.

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Excellent Free Tutorials to Learn Dylan

Tuesday 23rd of June 2020 12:18:06 PM

Dylan is a multi-paradigm programming language that includes support for functional and object-oriented programming (OOP). Here's our recommended free tutorials to master Dylan.

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Fraidycat – organize your content

Monday 22nd of June 2020 05:52:56 AM

Fraidycat acts as a central hub for internet content. It supports a wide variety of services including Twitter, YouTube, SoundCloud, web sites, and more.

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Linux at Home: Collaborating in real-time

Friday 19th of June 2020 06:54:22 AM

When you work remotely, collaborating with colleagues in real-time is much more efficient than corresponding via email. The software featured in this article lets you edit documents collaboratively in real-time.

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6 Sparkling Command Line Interface (CLI) Linux Time Trackers

Thursday 18th of June 2020 07:01:11 AM

Time tracking software is a type of computer software that records time spent on tasks. This category of software can enable users to run billing reports, and prepare invoices for clients.

All of the time trackers featured in this roundup are console applications, using a command-line interface.

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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Desktop Searching – Week 34

Wednesday 17th of June 2020 06:45:35 AM

For this week's Raspberry Pi 4 blog, Luke puts a desktop search tool under the microscope.

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4 Excellent Free Books to Learn Icon

Tuesday 16th of June 2020 11:12:29 AM

Icon is a high-level, general-purpose language that contains a wide variety of features for processing and presenting symbolic data — strings of characters and structures — both as text and as graphic images. Here's our recommended free books that'll help you master Icon.

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33 Excellent GNOME Desktop Extensions (Updated 2020)

Monday 15th of June 2020 05:44:28 AM

Add additional functionality to a GNOME desktop with these great GNOME extensions. This roundup showcases 33 excellent GNOME extensions.

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Linux at Home: Explore the Universe from your Garden

Friday 12th of June 2020 06:34:25 AM

Astronomy is for everyone, and even with just the naked eye, it's a fascinating and rewarding hobby for life. Here's free software to get you started.

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