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How to Use Google Drive on Ubuntu/Linux

Wednesday 2nd of January 2019 12:05:07 AM

Have you ever wondered how you can install and access Google Drive folder on your Ubuntu system? Its now 2019 and we are still waiting for official google drive client from google, but we have few clients that work flawlessly. In [...]

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How to Count Number of Files within a Directory in Linux

Tuesday 18th of December 2018 12:05:07 AM

Have you ever racked your brain for a way that you can count the number of files within a directory and sub directories in Linux? In this brief article, we'll look at how you can do that in a simple [...]

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How to Use Linux gunzip Command with Examples

Tuesday 11th of December 2018 08:25:48 AM

Have you come across files bearing a  .gz extension? These are files which have been compressed using the gzip command. Gunzip is a Linux command that is used to decompress such files earing the .gz extension and in this tutorial, we will [...]

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Learn How to Install GCC on Ubuntu with Examples

Monday 3rd of December 2018 01:44:58 AM

GCC, an acronym standing for GNU Compiler Collection, is a collection of compilers for programming languages including Java, C, and C++. In this guide, we will show you how to install GCC compilers and related tools in Ubuntu and Debian Install [...]

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Methods to Use Uniq Command in Linux with Examples

Friday 30th of November 2018 07:01:31 AM

If you are a Linux user and your work involves with working with and manipulating text files and strings, then you should be already familiar with the uniq command, as it is most commonly used in that area. For those [...]

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How to Update Ubuntu through Terminal

Tuesday 27th of November 2018 12:20:37 PM

Ubuntu packages can be managed by using command lines like apt or GUI tools like software updater such as for the updates. Keeping your system updated will help you protect your computer against vulnerabilities and intrusions. This article will show you the different [...]

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Dcp - Tool to Securely Transfer Files Between Linux Computers

Wednesday 21st of November 2018 12:05:46 AM

Transfer files remotely has for a long time been a reserve of rsync and SCP  protocols. In this article, we will take a look at how you can transfer files between Linux computers using dcp tool. dcp tool is a handy tool that [...]

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How to Check Ubuntu Version Using Command Line

Tuesday 20th of November 2018 06:40:01 AM

In this guide, we will show you how you can easily check which version of Ubuntu you have on your system. There are 2 main ways you can achieve this Using the Terminal Using the GUI So let's dive in [...]

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Free Ebook Kubernetes Essentials - A Tutorial for Beginners

Monday 19th of November 2018 03:00:09 AM

Have you been trying to learn Kubernetes for a while now but still miss some concepts?. Learning Kubernetes can be tough especially for users new to Containers and its orchestration. This ebook is one of the best books to getting [...]

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LXer: Toradex and Digi launch i.MX8X-based Colibri and ConnectCore COMs

Saturday 17th of November 2018 02:24:42 PM
Toradex and Digi have released Linux-friendly i.MX8X-based modules via early access programs. The Colibri iMX8X and Digi ConnectCore 8X each provide WiFi-ac and Bluetooth 4.2. NXP’s i.MX8X SoC has made quite a splash this week. Eight months after Phytec announced an i.MX8X-based phyCORE-i.MX 8X module, Variscite unveiled a VAR-SOM-MX8X module and then Congatec followed up [[he]#8230[/he]]

TuxMachines: today's leftovers

Saturday 17th of November 2018 01:20:13 PM
  • macOS vs.Windows: Which OS Really Is the Best?

    If you’re truly gung-ho on interface customization, I recommend Linux, which offers a selection of completely different user interface shells.

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    Those looking for the ultimate in stability, though, should check out Linux.

  • Essential System Tools: Nmap – network security tool

    This is the ninth in our series of articles highlighting essential system tools. These are small utilities, useful for system administrators as well as regular users of Linux based systems. The series examines both graphical and text based open source utilities. For this article, we’ll look at Nmap (“Network Mapper”).

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  • KDE Itinerary @ Paris Open Transport Meetup

    I have been invited by Kisio Digital to present the work we have been doing around KDE Itinerary at the Paris Open Transport Meetup next week. The meetup is near Gare de Lyon and starts on Thursday at 19:00. Feel free to come by, I’m looking forward to discuss ideas on how to move KDE Itinerary forward.

  • WordPress Update 5.0 Introduces The Gutenberg Editor, A Brand New Theme and Much More

    WordPress, an open source platform for managing content which is built up and based around MySQL and PHP. Often used for blogging purposes and publishing content on websites, WordPress happens to be one of the pioneer class in what it does. With that, building up on its current platform, the latest update for is arriving sooner than later. The 5.0 update, dubbed as the biggest update in quite a while.

    While minor updates will be followed and coupled with the main deal, WordPress developers and publishers have been keen to reiterate the two new additions brought towards it, this time around. Firstly they emphasis on the Gutenberg Editor, a new way to edit text rather than the usual classic WordPress Editor that people normally use. The second one happens to be the theme for the updates platform. Dubbed as the Twenty Nineteen theme, this will be the style suite enveloping the WordPress user interface this time around.

    Firstly, Gutenberg. This is not a new feature for those ‘Pro’ WordPress users who may have seen the update as a form of the testing phase in the update version 4.9.8. It allowed for users to try out this new form of the text editing platform. The look of the entire editor window seems ot be revamped and can be seen here below. Apart from that, interacting with it has been changed, the true depth of which would be completely known when the full version is available to the end users and is tested out.

  • Microsoft and Facebook team up on open-source AI [Ed:Two surveillance companies are openwashing their abuses, plan to blame the abuses on "AI"]
  • SRT Alliance Welcomes Comcast Technology Solutions and Ooyala to Open Source Video Streaming Project
  • How to Configure Nginx as Reverse Proxy for Nodejs App

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Reddit: cookie: Advanced Tips and Tricks

Saturday 17th of November 2018 01:00:48 PM

LXer: Total War: WARHAMMER II will release for Linux on November 20th

Saturday 17th of November 2018 12:30:20 PM
Feral Interactive have announced that Total War: WARHAMMER II for Linux is officially releasing on November 20th.

TuxMachines: Security Leftovers

Saturday 17th of November 2018 12:17:23 PM

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Phoronix: Endless OS Switching To The BFQ I/O Scheduler For More Responsive Linux Desktop

Saturday 17th of November 2018 12:00:00 PM
While Con Kolivas' kernel patch series decided to do away with BFQ support, the GNOME-aligned Endless OS Linux distribution has decided to do the opposite in move from CFQ as the default I/O scheduler over to BFQ...

Reddit: Best way to learn basic LINUS commando's ?

Saturday 17th of November 2018 11:48:47 AM

Got an exam coming up but know jack shit about LINUX, what's the best website to learn basic commando's etc ? thanks

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Deepin Linux 15.9 Released with Support for Touchscreen Gestures, Faster Updates

Packed with all the updates that have been released through the official channels since Deepin 15.8, the Deepin 15.9 update is here to add support for multiple touchscreen gestures, including click, double click, long press to open the context menu, as well as slide up and down, an on-screen keyboard, and faster updates thanks to a new Smart Mirror Switch function. The Deepin 15.9 release also brings some performance optimizations by making power management more efficient and convenient to laptop and desktop users alike. "Whether your computer is connected to power supply or not, you can easily change the monitor and computer suspend time for different scenarios," explained the devs in today's announcement. Read more

LG smart TVs running webOS can now be rooted

Our “smart life” tech can be a bit restrictive at times. If you want to get a bit more out of it you can sometimes find a way to “root” or “jailbreak”. Usually when talking about these things we tend to refer to smartphones, tablets, or even a set-top box. Well, now you can root LG Smart TVs running the WebOS Linux-based operating system. WebOS, a OS that was originally developed by Palm in 2009, is an operating system that LG uses in its consumer electronics portofolio – such as Smart TVs, refrigerators, and projectors. Read more

10GbE Linux Networking Performance Between CentOS, Fedora, Clear Linux & Debian

For those curious how the 10 Gigabit Ethernet performance compares between current Linux distributions, here are some benchmarks we ramp up more 10GbE Linux/BSD/Windows benchmarks. This round of testing was done on two distinctly different servers while testing CentOS, Debian, Clear Linux, and Fedora. This is the first of several upcoming 10GbE test comparisons. For those article we are testing some of the popular enterprise Linux distributions while follow-up articles will also be looking at some other distros as well as Windows Server and FreeBSD/DragonFlyBSD. CentOS 7, Debian 9.6, Clear Linux rolling, and Fedora Server 29 were the operating systems tested for this initial round. Read more