Nick Congleton

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What Is Nohup and How Do You Use It?

What Is Nohup and How Do You Use It?

Nohup is a great tool that lets you run a process in the background of a Linux system without being interrupted. It keeps the process running, making it perfect for long scripts.

10 Great Linux GTK Themes For 2018

10 Great Linux GTK Themes For 2018

The world of Linux desktop themes is an ever-evolving one, with new ones replacing old favorites all the time. Here are some really excellent available GTK themes. Check them out!

How to Install Skype in Ubuntu

How to Install Skype in Ubuntu

Skype and Linux don’t have the best history, but installing Skype on Ubuntu has never been easier. Learn how to get the most popular VOIP client running on your Ubuntu Linux PC.

How to Overclock Your AMD GPU with AMDGPU on Linux

How to Overclock Your AMD GPU with AMDGPU on Linux

For AMD card owners, the utilities that you need to overclock your card are included in the drivers you already have installed. Here’s how you can easily overclock the AMD GPU to get the best performance possible.

Anarchy Linux: Arch Linux Made Easy

Anarchy Linux: Arch Linux Made Easy

Anarchy Linux is a newcomer to the Linux world. Is it worth using, and where does it fit into the ecosystem of distributions? Find out more in this article.

How to Enable Passwordless SSH Logins on Linux

How to Enable Passwordless SSH Logins on Linux

Passwords suck. Using passwords for remote SSH logins on Linux really sucks. Learn how to create SSH encryption keys to log in to Linux servers securely without the need for a password.

What Is Kali Linux, and Do You Need It?

What Is Kali Linux, and Do You Need It?

Kali Linux is a popular distribution for testing the security of computers and networks. What exactly is it? Is it something that the average computer user needs to know about?

How to Handle Meltdown and Spectre on Linux Ubuntu

How to Handle Meltdown and Spectre on Linux Ubuntu

Meltdown and Spectre are big security issues, and they affect almost every computer. For Linux (and Ubuntu) there are already a lot of updates available to fight Meltdown and Spectre. You only need to install them.

Will 2018 Be the Year of the Linux Desktop

Will 2018 Be the Year of the Linux Desktop

The “Year of the Linux Desktop” is a fabled time when Linux finally rises up and becomes the dominant desktop operating system, supplanting Windows. Will 2018 be the Year of the Linux Desktop? Let’s find out.