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LINUX 2017

Linux 2017 – Looking Ahead

As the year 2016 draws nearer to a close, I would like to offer some thoughts about the last year...

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Software to Record Linux Tutorials

Today Dan writes: Matt I have long wavered between Linux Mint/Ubuntu/Windows. With the onslaught of privacy invasion from Windows 10....

Nitrogen on the MATE Desktop

Nitrogen on the MATE Desktop

Today Kai writes: Hi there, Maybe you can help me. I’m running Linux mint mate 18 and very new user....

Over Thinking Installing Fonts Title

Overthinking Font Installation

If you overthink a problem, you’re bound to make it harder than it needs to be. My experience with Linux...

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Ubuntu Server Security Updates Only

Today’s quick tip is actually a lesser-known way of keeping up your security updates, but doing so without the very...

Parental Controls for Linux Unleashed

For years, one of the overlooked areas for the Linux desktop was access to “effective” parental controls. Back in 2003,...

network-tricks

More Networking Tricks

I consider the residential gateway overloaded. Your ISP is in the business of selling you the cheapest possible computer component...

dns

Is DNS What Makes My Internet Slow?

Recently, we saw what happened with the botnet attack on Dyn, but instead, let’s talk about a fine day on...

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Linux in an Apple and Microsoft World

Apple and Microsoft are getting ready to release some new, updated machines that will hopefully address issues such as lack...

Open Source Design Toolbox

Is Open Source Design a Thing?

The prowess and power of Open Source is undeniable. From servers, to the desktop, mobile, to the underpinnings of the...

Linux PC

Buying Your First Dedicated Linux PC

Today Cheryl writes in, Hello Matt, I’m wondering about buying computers for Linux. I have had Macs for the last...

ESLOV IoT Invention Kit

In this installment of “What Can I Blow My Cash On Today Using Only the Internet”, I humbly submit to...

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