The following five user-friendly terminal based applications in this article are proof that the terminal can be intuitive, easy to use & even fun at times.
Linux (especially Ubuntu) tips & tricks
Some people are unhappy about systemd in the new Ubuntu release. If you’re one of those people, here’s a trick that will remove Systemd & put Upstart back.
The MediaBox 5440 is a small form-factor Linux desktop that is fast and extremely customizable. This in-depth review looks at its features, pros and cons.
Zimbra Collaboration Suite is a collaborative software suite that includes an email server and web client. Use this guide to install it in Ubuntu server.
Redshift, free software for Linux, automatically adjusts your screen’s colour temperature based on your location and the time of day. Here’s how it works.
Atop is an interactive monitor to view the load on a Linux system. In this article we will discuss how to perform load monitoring using this tool.
Still using Ubuntu 14.04 or 14.10? Not sure whether it’s worth upgrading to Ubuntu 15.04? In this article we’ll help you decide which is best for you.
Nautilus in Ubuntu has gotten rid of features to sort files by extension. Here is how you can restore the feature and the ability to sort files by extension.
The LXDE desktop environment design is kind of outdated and bland. Luckily, you can easily customize it to your own. Here are 9 great themes for LXDE.
Using smem, you can view a color-coded bar and pie chart of the memory used by processes in a Linux system.
cURL is a very powerful cross-platform program used to get and send files to remote servers. It supports a very wide range of protocols. Here is an introduction guide to cURL.
If you’re on Linux and looking for a good photo manager, Picty is highly recommended as simple to use and can support large photo collections. Let’s check it out.
You might find yourself disappointed that you can’t tweak your Linux sound setup to have an equalizer. Luckily, Pulse Audio Equalizer can help with the rescue.
Since the XFCE Desktop is in dire need of a facelift, we decided to go out and find 9 really great XFCE4 themes. Check them out.
Learn how to set up your Linux system to require two-step authentication using Google Authenticator. No internet connection is necessary.
So, you need an email client for Linux. There are a many – maybe too many, honestly. It’s because of this that we’ve made it easier for you to decide.
Having only one hard drive to hold your personal files can be dangerous. This is why backing up your hard drive via Gnome disk utility is essential.
Smartmontools is a free software package that takes advantage of modern hard drives with SMART capabilities. It can monitor your drives and report errors. Let’s check it out.