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Linux (especially Ubuntu) tips & tricks

Add Mouse Gestures to Linux with Easystroke

Add Mouse Gestures to Linux with Easystroke

For those who prefer to use the mouse more than the keyboard, you can easily create mouse gestures in Ubuntu to replicate the behavior of keyboard shortcuts. Easystroke is one such tool that allows you to do so.

Linux Command Line Cheat Sheet + Download

Linux Command Line Cheat Sheet + Download

While most people loathe the command line, it is undoubtedly the most efficient way to get things done. If you are one of those who will freak out when you are on the terminal, we have compiled a list of useful Linux commands that you can use to make your workflow more productive.

How to Move Your Home Folder to Another Partition [Linux/Ubuntu]

How to Move Your Home Folder to Another Partition [Linux/Ubuntu]

While installing Ubuntu, one of the good practices is to give the Home folder its own partition, so whatever changes you made to the System folder won’t affect your Home directory. For those who are stuck, here is how you can move your Home folder to another partition.

How to Disable Touchpad While Typing in Ubuntu

How to Disable Touchpad While Typing in Ubuntu

If you are a laptop user, don’t you hate it when the touchpad get in the way while you were typing? In Ubuntu, if you are not fancy of using any script, then the touchpad indicator is a good solution for you.

Watch Hulu, Netflix and More Outside US With Tunlr

Watch Hulu, Netflix and More Outside US With Tunlr

If you are not residing in the USA, you will not be able to access sites like Hulu, Netflix, Pandora and etc. Tunlr is a useful service that you can use to access Hulu, Netflix and many more sites from outside of USA, for free.

How to Access SkyDrive From Ubuntu Desktop

How to Access SkyDrive From Ubuntu Desktop

Microsoft didn’t provide a Skydrive sync tool for Linux, but that doesn’t mean we have to live with it. With a third party tool and a little workaround, you can easily setup and access SkyDrive from Ubuntu.

The Easiest Way to Sync Multiple Devices with BitTorrent Sync

The Easiest Way to Sync Multiple Devices with BitTorrent Sync

BitTorrent makes use of a distributed technology to download bits of a file from different sources and combine them together at the end point. This results in faster downloading without adding burden to any server. Wouldn’t it be great if you can use the same technology to sync files across multiple devices?