How to Use Old Xorg Apps in Unity 8 on Ubuntu 16.10

How to Use Old Xorg Apps in Unity 8 on Ubuntu 16.10

While Unity 8 is new and shiny, it doesn’t work with some of the old Xorg apps because of the difference in the display server. Here’s how you can get these old Xorg apps working in Unity 8!

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4 of the Best Download Managers for Android

4 of the Best Download Managers for Android

Downloading via mobile can be a pain. That’s why many people have started using download managers. Here are some of the best download managers for Android.

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Elementary OS Loki: What You Need to Know

Elementary OS Loki: What You Need to Know

Elementary OS released its new version – Loki. How does this new release shape up to the previous releases of Elementary OS? Find out all of this and more as we delve deep into Loki and tear it apart piece by piece in this review.

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5 Best Keepass Companion Apps for Android

5 Best Keepass Companion Apps for Android

KeePass doesn’t have an official Android app, but here are several KeePass companion apps for Android for you to still access your passwords in Android.

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5 of the Best Icon Packs for Android

5 of the Best Icon Packs for Android

Icon themes are Android’s secret weapon to make your phone truly your own. What are some of the best icon packs for Android? Let’s find out!

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How to Add Users in Ubuntu Server

How to Add Users in Ubuntu Server

Want to know how to add a user to Ubuntu server? Here we’ll go over various methods to add users in Ubuntu – add users to groups, set up sudo, and even delete users!

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5 of the Best Download Managers for Ubuntu

5 of the Best Download Managers for Ubuntu

Browsers aren’t the only tools for downloading files. Want to download more file types or have more control? Here are 5 of the best download managers for Ubuntu.

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How to Disable Web Push Notifications in Firefox

How to Disable Web Push Notifications in Firefox

Firefox now has the ability to receive desktop-style web push notifications from select websites. For those who find it annoying, here’s how to disable web push notifications in Firefox.

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5 Ways to Encrypt Email for Linux

5 Ways to Encrypt Email for Linux

Email is still important for business, and it is necessary to keep it encrypted. Here are 5 ways you can encrypt your email on Linux!

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5 Ways to Secure Your Social Media Accounts

5 Ways to Secure Your Social Media Accounts

With social networking accounts being hacked daily, it’s important to secure your social media accounts to keep your info secure. Here’s how to do that.

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4 Great File Management Tools for Slack

4 Great File Management Tools for Slack

Sometimes file sharing on Slack can be very, very limited in function. If you’re looking to improve that, here are four file management tools for Slack worth trying.

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How to Export Your Google Fit Data

How to Export Your Google Fit Data

Google retains health information from your Google Fit device. If you don’t like this or want to use it elsewhere, here’s how to export your Google Fit data.

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Try Any Linux Flavor from a USB Stick with Linux AIO

Try Any Linux Flavor from a USB Stick with Linux AIO

Tired of making Linux live USB disks over and over again? Meet Linux AIO: a tool that takes all current spins of popular Linux distributions and compiles them into one flashable ISO file.

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5 Useful Productivity Bots for Slack

5 Useful Productivity Bots for Slack

One of the best things about Slack is the chat bots. For example, there is one that will order you pizza. This list, however, focuses on productivity bots.

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Make Telegram More User-Friendly with Cutegram

Make Telegram More User-Friendly with Cutegram

Cutegram is a free and open source Telegram client for GNU/Linux focusing on user-friendly compatibility with Linux desktop environments. Here’s how it works.

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4 Great Subsonic Alternatives

4 Great Subsonic Alternatives

In the next release of Subsonic, the software is going closed source. If you prefer open source software, here are some great Subsonic alternatives.

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Solus OS Review

Solus OS Review

Solus OS is a new Linux operating system that isn’t based on anything. It’s a fresh take on Linux with the message less is more. Here’s a closer look.

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4 Cool Raspberry Pi Projects to Check Out

4 Cool Raspberry Pi Projects to Check Out

Ever wondered about the different Raspberry Pi projects available? Here is a list of four software projects to check out and try on your own.

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2 Ways to Send Bitcoins on Telegram

2 Ways to Send Bitcoins on Telegram

If you want to send and/or receive bitcoins, you may want to consider Telegram message as a way to do so. Here’s how to send bitcoins on Telegram.

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The Difference Between Apt and Apt-get on Ubuntu

The Difference Between Apt and Apt-get on Ubuntu

As an Ubuntu user, surely you’re familiar with Apt-get. However, it’s slowly being phased out in favor of the new Apt. Here’s how Apt differs from the Apt-get.package

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Fruho: A User Friendly VPN Tool for Linux

Fruho: A User Friendly VPN Tool for Linux

Looking for a lightweight VPN tool for Linux? Meet Fruho. It’s built with OpenVPN and makes use of various encryption standards by default. Check it out.

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How to Use Bash on Windows 10

How to Use Bash on Windows 10

Microsoft has recently announced the support of Bash on Windows 10. Here is how you can install and use Bash on Windows 10.

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How to Set Up MediaTomb on Linux

How to Set Up MediaTomb on Linux

MediaTomb is DLNA server software with a friendly and easy-to-configure set of options. Here is how to set up MediaTomb on Linux.

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