9 of the Best Linux Distros in 2021

9 of the Best Linux Distros in 2021

Linux distros are continuing to improve apace. While there isn’t truly a one-size-fits-all solution, we’ve picked out the best Linux distros of 2021.

By Mike Tee -
How to Sketch Like a Pro in Krita

How to Sketch Like a Pro in Krita

Krita is a software specializing in sketching and drawing. This tutorial will work as both an intro to sketching and the use of Krita for this purpose.

By Odysseas Kourafalos -
4 Time Machine Alternatives for Linux

4 Time Machine Alternatives for Linux

Apple has set a high standard in their Time Machine backup software. Here are some of the best Time Machine alternatives for Linux that can back up your HDD.

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Linux Boot Process: What You Should Know

Linux Boot Process: What You Should Know

Ever been curious about the different stages of Linux? What happens behind the scenes when you power your device on? Learn about the Linux boot process here.

By Jenna Tsui -
How to Completely Wipe Your Hard Drive in Linux

How to Completely Wipe Your Hard Drive in Linux

Deleting your files and partition doesn’t wipe the data within. Here’s how you can completely wipe your hard drive in Linux, making data retrieval difficult

By Odysseas Kourafalos -
How to Install Wine on Linux

How to Install Wine on Linux

Wine is designed to allow the running of Windows software on Linux without massive performance penalties. Here’s how to install Wine on Linux.

By Ben Stockton -
How to View Code Documentation Offline with Zeal

How to View Code Documentation Offline with Zeal

If you’ve written code, you know it requires reading a lot of documentation. Zeal is an offline documentation browser for you to access software documentation on your computer.

By Karl Wakim -
How to Play PSP Games in Linux with PPSSPP

How to Play PSP Games in Linux with PPSSPP

PPSSPP is one of the easiest-to-use PSP emulators for playing PSP games in Linux. Learn how you can install PPSSPP in Linux and customize how it works.

By Odysseas Kourafalos -
How to Install Freeoffice in Linux

How to Install Freeoffice in Linux

If you need to find out how to install FreeOffice in Linux, we have you covered. Here’s how to download it as well as FreeOffice’s features and drawbacks.

By Jenna Tsui -
How to Add a Simple App Launcher Panel on LXDE

How to Add a Simple App Launcher Panel on LXDE

LXDE is one of the lightest graphical environments you can use for your Linux desktop. This is how to add an app launcher panel in LXDE so it doesn’t consume many resources.

By Odysseas Kourafalos -
How to Use Guake Dropdown Terminal in Linux

How to Use Guake Dropdown Terminal in Linux

Guake is a dropdown terminal emulator for Linux. Let’s see why it’s worth it to invest some time to install, configure and use Guake on your Linux computer.

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How to Install Kali Linux

How to Install Kali Linux

Kali Linux is a Linux distro for security testing. It includes software from Aircrack to John the Ripper. Here’s how you can install Kali Linux on your PC.

By Ben Stockton -
How to Install OSMC on a Raspberry Pi

How to Install OSMC on a Raspberry Pi

If you want to use the Kodi media center on your Raspberry Pi, you can run it using OSMC. Here’s how you can install OSMC on your model of Raspberry Pi.

By Ben Stockton -
How to Write to Windows Partition In Linux

How to Write to Windows Partition In Linux

If you’ve mounted your Windows partition in Linux, you may find that you are not able to write to it. Learn how you can write to Windows partition in Linux.

By Alexandru Andrei -
How to Run Ubuntu Container in Chrome OS

How to Run Ubuntu Container in Chrome OS

The default Linux distro used in Chrome OS Crostini is Debian. You are not stuck with it, though. Here’s how to change it to run Ubuntu instead.

By Damien -
How to Downgrade the Kernel in Linux

How to Downgrade the Kernel in Linux

It isn’t all that often, but kernel upgrades can and do go wrong. When the updated kernel causes issues, learn how you can downgrade the kernel in Linux.

By Kris Wouk -
How to Fix High Memory Usage in Linux

How to Fix High Memory Usage in Linux

There are times when your computer is running slow because some apps are using a large amount of memory. Here’s how to fix high memory usage issue in Linux.

By Kris Wouk -