A commonly asked question is “Is Arch Linux better than Ubuntu?” We compared the two to see which is better. Here are our findings.
Upgrading the Raspberry Pi’s OS is very simple. Learn how to upgrade your Raspberry Pi to Raspbian Buster and gain access to updated software and utilities.
Foliate is an open-source eBook reader for Linux. It brings many of the powerful features you’d expect from a top tablet eReader. Install Foliate now.
Magisk is an excellent way to root your Android phone, but it can do a lot more. Learn how you can install useful Android add-ons with Magisk Manager.
By default, Arch Linux doesn’t come with a desktop environment. Learn how to install the popular XFCE desktop environment on Arch.
Even though it was removed, you can re-enable dynamic transparency on your Ubuntu PC with the GNOME desktop environment with a simple extension.
There are plenty of fantasic music players on Linux. DeaDBeeF, however, stands out among the rest. Learn how to install and customize this Linux favorite.
KDE Connect is an excellent way to connect your Android phone and your Linux PC. Set it up with proper integration on the MATE Linux desktop.
Arch Linux is one of the most beloved Linux distributions for a reason. It puts the control in your hands. Learn how to install it.
League of Legends is an extremely popular MoBA game, but it isn’t available for Linux. Learn how to install and run it on Linux with Lutris.
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!
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.
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.
It’s not that simple to install the latest Ubuntu on a Raspberry Pi, not unless you install RaspEX, an Ubuntu 18.04+ image built specifically for the Pi.
The Ubuntu login loop is an unfortunately common bug. These simple fixes will help you get back into your Linux PC in no time!
There are times when you need to protect a document with confidential data. Learn how you can use LibreOffice to create and encrypt your important documents.
Minecraft is a wildly popular sandbox game. Learn how to host your own multiplayer Minecraft server and control the game like never before!
Mattermost is an excellent open-source and self-hosted replacement for chat software like Slack. Learn how to install it on Ubuntu with Docker.
There are several self-hosted file-syncing services. Here we compare Nextcloud, Owncloud and Seafile and find out which one is the best for file syncing.
GIFs make for great content online. They’re one of the best sources of memes. Find out how to make your own GIFs from videos using VLC and GIMP.
Pantheon is a popular Linux desktop environment, but it’s not available for Ubuntu. Learn how to install Pantheon on you Ubuntu PC.
Many people don’t like to use their phones for two-factor authentication. Learn how you can generate two-factor authentication code on a Linux desktop.
If you are a Photoshop user, switching to GIMP can be difficult. Here are some tips that you can use to make Gimp look and work like Photoshop.
Screen tearing can be a serious pain on Linux, especially for games and movies. These simple tips will help get you back to your favorite media!
Searching for files in Linux can be a bit clunky. A new search utility, FSearch, aims to change all that with quick and accurate searches. Check it out here.
You can easily control your Ubuntu desktop with the help of a popular app for both Linux and Android: KDE Connect. Learn how to set it up!
Google Drive is an excellent resource for accessing your files from anywhere. Learn how to mount Google Drive in Ubuntu and access your files from Nautilus.
You can upgrade Ubuntu without an Internet connection, and it’s not as hard as you’d think. Apt has an offline mode that lets you make your own local repo.
Monero is an up-and-coming cryptocurrency with a focus on privacy and security. Learn to mine and use Monero on your Linux PC.
Setting up a printer in Linux is not as difficult as you think. Most printer models are already supported by default. Learn how to set up a printer on your Linux desktop.
Zcash is a cryptocurrency on the rise, and you can start mining it right now on Linux. Learn to configure your Ubuntu PC to mine Zcash.
Sometimes you need to revert or change a software package install in Linux. Learn how you can downgrade software for several major distributions in Linux.
Steam Play aims to revolutionize gaming on Linux by officially bringing Wine into Steam. Now you can play many of your favorite Windows games seamlessly on Linux.
CloudBerry Backup is a great all-in-one solution for backing up and restoring your files to the cloud on Linux desktops and servers.
VirtualBox is one of the simplest tools for virtual machines. Learn how to make the most of it by importing and exporting VMs with OVA files.
Your VPN might not be protecting you! Find out how to use free tools online to test your VPN connection to see if private information is being leaked.
Can’t get Netflix from Kodi? With the Chrome Launcher add-on you can access all your streaming services like Netflix from Kodi with Google Chrome.