You can easily check Linux shutdown and reboot times and dates from the command line. Learn the commands to find out when your computer’s booting.
If your music files are too loud, too soft, or have obnoxious peaks and irregular volume, you can use FFmpeg to normalize your music files. Here’s how.
LUKS is the native encryption option on Linux systems, and unlike many other encryption solutions, you can change your LUKS encryption passprase. Learn how.
Ubuntu’s recovery mode provides great options to fix a broken system. Learn how to boot into recovery mode in Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and related systems.
Streaming services are more popular than ever, but many don’t support Linux. Take these simple steps, and you’ll be watching streamed content on Linux in no time!
NVMe hard drives are revolutionizing speed. Learn the difference between them and standard SATA SSDs. Which is right for your computer?
Linux offers plenty of options to make your PC your own. The ability to choose virtually any keyboard layout is one of them. Learn how!
Zsync is a simple tool for Linux that lets you automatically update files that you’ve already downloaded, saving valuable time and drive space.
While the Playtstation 2 is a historical relic, you can still play your favorite PS 2 games on Linux. Learn to install and set up PCSX2 and start playing!
DeSmuME turns your Linux PC into a fully functional Nintendo DS. Learn how to install it and start playing your games today!
DevedeNG is a simple, yet powerful, utility that allows you to make DVD images complete with menus using your video files. Learn how!
Handbrake is a powerful open-source tool for encoding videos. You can use it to rip backups of your DVDs on Linux. Find out how!
Teamviewer is a popular way for remote teams to collaborate, share screens and provide tech support. Learn how to install and use Teamviewer on Linux!
Spotify is easily the most popular music streaming service in the world, and they support Linux! Learn now to install the Spotify client on your Linux PC.
Slack is an extremely popular way for teams to collaborate and communicate online. Learn how to install the offical Slack client on Linux.
Occasionally, a package will break when you install it on Ubuntu. These tricks can help you fix the broken package and get Ubuntu back up and running!
Open-source router firmware can help boost the speed and performance of your router, aside from opening up new functions. Find out which one is best for you!
Ubuntu is the most popular Linux distribution in the world. Learn more about this favorite open-source operating system and its history.