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Tips For Linux Newcomers- Unleaded Hangouts

Tips For Linux Newcomers. Today the Hangout crew share some of their early lessons on what to be aware of when starting out with Linux. Follow these getting started tips, you’re going to save yourself a lot of frustration. More great Linux goodness! Recommended Linux Distro EzeeLinux Show 18.7 | The Linux File system Demystified… Read more »

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10 Linux Apps I Can’t Live Without – For The Record

10 Linux Apps I Can’t Live Without. Yes, I forgot to switch scenes during LibreOffice and Kdenlive because allergy meds brain. However, the applications are must haves for my workflow. What about you? Which Linux apps are must haves for you? 1) LibreOffice (https://extensions.libreoffice.org/templates) (LibreOffice,View, Icon Style) 2) GIMP (use Krita for cmyk https://docs.krita.org/en/user_manual/soft_proofing.html) 3)… Read more »

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EzeeLinux Show 18.22 | Ubuntu 18.04 Follow Up and 10 Years on YouTube

Some observations on Ubuntu 18.04 including what has changed under the hood and getting Unity to work. Also, I talk a bit about crossing the 50,000 subscriber mark and give some thoughts on 10 years on YouTube. Here’s a nice tutorial on how to install Unity on Ubuntu 18.04: https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-install-unity-desktop-on-ubuntu-18-04-bionic-beaver-linux Please be sure to give… Read more »

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10 Reasons Why Desktop Linux Isn’t Mainstream – For The Record

10 Reasons Why Desktop Linux Isn’t Mainstream. Yeah, the title is totally link-bait. However, it’s worth noting that I actually deliver what the title describes and then some. Linux is awesome, but sadly, most people haven’t heard of it. Here’s why. 1) Brick and Mortar availability (https://www.bestbuy.com/site/ubuntu-linux-linux/8888563.p?skuId=8888563, https://www.computerworld.com/article/2534618/operating-systems/best-buy-stores-to-sell-boxed-version-of-ubuntu-linux.html) 2) Legacy software expectation (MS Office, Autocad,… Read more »

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Is systemd on Linux Evil – For The Record

Is systemd on Linux Evil? How does it compare to alternatives like runit?  I discuss some considerations with systemd and below are the  links I reference in the video. + systemd_vs_runit – https://www.slant.co/versus/12956/12960/~systemd_vs_runit + The Story Behind ‘init’ and ‘systemd’ – https://www.tecmint.com/systemd-replaces-init-in-linux/ + Use runit –  http://www.mikeperham.com/2014/07/07/use-runit/ More great Linux goodness! How to use Timeshift in… Read more »

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Linux Apps On Chromebooks – Unleaded Hangouts

Linux Apps On Chromebooks. Does this present a compelling reason to buy a Chromebook or instead, is this too little too late for Google? We discuss. +Linux apps on Chromebooks – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3273905/chrome-os/linux-apps-chromebooks.html More great Linux goodness! Linux Is Everywhere (The Shirt) Manjaro Linux Left Me Cold Linux Plex Box Demo | For The Record Linux… Read more »

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Cherrytree Notes Review

Cherrytree is a A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file. Follow along as we look at the features of this great notes program. More great Linux goodness! Sound Effects For Your Linux Application Launchers Linux Gaming With Valve Proton – For The… Read more »

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My Return to Elementary OS

I recently returned to Elementary OS as my daily driver, and in this video I take a look at some of the high points of the distro, as well as a few things that needed some work. More great Linux goodness! Parental Controls for Linux Unleashed How to move Linux Home to ZFS Can’t Burn… Read more »

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Facebook Data Collection – Unleaded Hangouts

Facebook Data Collection. Should we stop using it? If we continue to use Facebook, what can be done to minimize the privacy impact – does it even matter? We discuss. About Facebook Privacy Issues – http://variety.com/2018/digital/features/facebook-privacy-crisis-big-data-mark-zuckerberg-1202741394/ More great Linux goodness! 10 Reasons Why I Use Linux Aido – The Latest Home Robot Rolls Onto the… Read more »