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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Is Named ‘Bionic Beaver’

Ubuntu 17.10 New Features

Ubuntu 17.10 New Features

Ubuntu 17.10 has been released. I have already been using it for some time and have created a video of Ubuntu 17.10 features.


Top 10 Linux Alternatives to Adobe Premiere

Top 10 Linux Alternatives to Adobe Premiere

Whilst Adobe products dominate the commercial market, for those on a smaller budget or wanting something a little different there are numerous high quality products available for Linux, many of which operate through the GNU open license system and thus come at the wonderful price of free!


Linux 4.13 Released, This Is What’s New

Linux - Regular Expressions

Linux - Regular Expressions

Regular expressions are special characters which help search data, matching complex patterns. Regular expressions are shortened as 'regexp' or 'regex'.


GIMP 2.9.6 Released with Experimental Multi-Threading Support

GIMP 2.9.6 Released with Experimental Multi-Threading Support

A new development release of graphics editor The GIMP is available to download — the first in over a year — and boy is it packing some big changes.


Happy Birthday Linux

Happy Birthday Linux

It was on this day 26 years ago that a plucky Fin named Linus Torvalds punched out a small announcement about his ‘hobby’ operating system and shared it with the Minix newsgroup.


Microsoft brings Linux even to Windows Server

Microsoft brings Linux even to Windows Server

Microsoft has released its second Insider preview build for Windows Server 2016. The new version, debuted as Windows Server Insider Build 16257, enables Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) to offer distributions such as Ubuntu and OpenSUSE to the proprietary server platform.


5 Networking Commands for the Linux Terminal

5 Networking Commands for the Linux Terminal

Here are some of the Linux networking commands you can use and apply immediately. Some commands may require administrative privileges — so make sure you have sudo access!


Best Software Development Tools Every Developer Should Use

Best Software Development Tools Every Developer Should Use

Along with the knowledge of programming language, every developer should have a sound knowledge of developer tools which is necessary for a more productive outcome.


Open Source for Good Directory: Help Nonprofits with Code

Open Source for Good Directory: Help Nonprofits with Code

A few months ago, we asked 20,000 people why they were learning to code. More than half of them said one reason was to help nonprofits.


The state of PHP in 2017

The state of PHP in 2017

What are PHP developers doing and what are they worried about? Taking the results of our recent Developer Pulse survey, this infographic pulls out the statistics, trends, and lessons of over 1200 PHP developers to help understand where we are today and what 2017 will bring.


OSI Joins Internet-wide Day of Action to Protect Net Neutrality

OSI Joins Internet-wide Day of Action to Protect Net Neutrality

On July 12, 2017, websites, Internet users, online communities an the Open Source Initiative will come together to sound the alarm about the FCC’s attack on net neutrality.


10 PHP Frameworks For Developers

10 PHP Frameworks For Developers

We carefully handpicked 10 popular PHP frameworks that can best facilitate and streamline the process of backend web development.


Ubuntu is now available on the Windows Store

Ubuntu is now available on the Windows Store

Microsoft announced that it was bringing several popular Linux distributions were coming to the Windows Store, Ubuntu included, back in May, during its annual Build conference.


How to Set Up Command Aliases in Linux/Ubuntu/Debian

How to Set Up Command Aliases in Linux/Ubuntu/Debian

If you don’t know how to set up aliases in Linux, you should be very happy you have reached this page! Aliases are one of the most time-saving devices known to man. An alias is a way to make a complicated command or set of commands simple.


Linux Kernel 4.12 Is Out! These Are The Most Important Features

Linux Kernel 4.12 Is Out! These Are The Most Important Features

Linux Kernel 4.12 is released with initial support for AMD’s new Radeon RX Vega graphics card and NVidia’s GTX 1000 Pascal. Linus Torvalds believes that 4.12 is one of the bigger releases historically because it has over a million lines of new code.


WHY MICROSOFT JOINED LINUX FOUNDATION?

WHY MICROSOFT JOINED LINUX FOUNDATION?

The Linux Foundation is the most reputable non-profit open source organization. On last of 2016, they announced that Microsoft had joined the team at a Platinum member at the Microsoft’s Connect(); developer ceremony in New York.


Bootstrap 4 – What’s New and What’s Coming?

Bootstrap 4 – What’s New and What’s Coming?

Marking the fourth birthday of Bootstrap, the alpha version 6 comes bundled with awesome features.


BEST LINUX GREP COMMAND EXAMPLES

BEST LINUX GREP COMMAND EXAMPLES

In this article we are going to learn how to use Linux grep command in Linux. GREP stands for Global Regular Expression Print. Linux grep command is used to search in Linux and Unix. Here we are going to learn some very important and useful Linux Grep command examples.


20 Must-Have Ubuntu Apps in 2017

20 Must-Have Ubuntu Apps in 2017

Most of these apps will run on any Linux distro so this list isn’t restricted to Ubuntu OS and it includes applications for the most important tasks a typical user will run during the course of his day. So without further ado, let’s get to it.


Difference Between Linux And BSD | Open Source Operating Systems

Difference Between Linux And BSD | Open Source Operating Systems

Linux and BSD are two open source operating system families inspired by the 20th-century operating system Unix. Several things set the two apart like hardware support, development philosophy, etc. Also, Linux is more popular than BSD.


Ubuntu GNOME Is Becoming Default Flavor, Unity 7 Will Be Installable from Repos

Ubuntu GNOME Is Becoming Default Flavor, Unity 7 Will Be Installable from Repos

A lot is happening in the Ubuntu world these days after Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth shocked the entire Linux community when he announced that the Unity 8 user interface would no longer be developed.


How to have a Linux home server on the cheap

How to have a Linux home server on the cheap

Your options range from totally free to a few hundred dollars.


Lesser known but still handy Linux commands

Lesser known but still handy Linux commands

Some Linux commands that might not be sitting in your top favorites list can still come in very handy in a number of ways. In today's post, we're going to examine some interesting though somewhat unusual command options.


10 Reasons To Switch Over To Linux OS Right Now

10 Reasons To Switch Over To Linux OS Right Now

The Linux project was announced by the Linux creator Linus Torvalds on August 25, 1991. With time, Linux has managed to earn a respectable place in the open source world. With other OS still struggling to provide security and reliability at the first place, here are 10 reasons to switch over to Linux.


2017's best Linux laptop: The latest Dell XPS 13

2017's best Linux laptop: The latest Dell XPS 13

Dell continues to build the best out-of-the-box Linux and open-source laptops. Check out the latest Dell XPS 13 developer edition and you'll see what I mean.


Why Do Hackers use LINUX?

Why Do Hackers use LINUX?

Linux use is growing at an amazing rate. This operating system, which has no public relations department, advertising, or government lobby, is being used widely in homes and server rooms alike.


Linux Kernel 4.10 – Comes Loaded With Exciting New Features Every Linux User Needs

Linux Kernel 4.10 – Comes Loaded With Exciting New Features Every Linux User Needs

2016 ended up witnessing the release of Linux Kernel 4.9. Which is packed up with several lines of code Linux kernel 4.9 is talked to be the biggest kernel release on terms of commits.


LINUX 5 Lies Linux-Haters Like To Tell

LINUX 5 Lies Linux-Haters Like To Tell

Linux is the Voldemort of computers. You speak its name and everyone cowers in the corner, fearful of the pain and suffering it might bring. The thing is, Linux may have been a scary operating system before, but all of that has changed in recent years. These myths, which are more accurately called lies, are now dead.


“My First Line of Code”: Linux Creator Linus Torvalds

“My First Line of Code”: Linux Creator Linus Torvalds

Linus Torvalds is the creator of Linux and he still decides what will happen in the world of Linux. Read more and watch an amazing video in which Linux talks to Bloomberg about his first line of code.


16 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.10

16 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.10

Whether you plan to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.10 today, tomorrow or you already have: take a look over our list of handy things to do after installing Ubuntu.


Nim — A Programming Language That Combines Best Of Python, Go, And Rust

Nim — A Programming Language That Combines Best Of Python, Go, And Rust

Nim, formerly known as Nimrod, is a statically typed, powerful, imperative programming language that doesn’t compromise with runtime efficiency. Having a syntax similar to Python, it encapsulate the best features of Go, Python, Rust, and Lisp. Despite the challenges faced due to small community of developers, Nim allows one to create robust and fast software.


Mozilla Open Design

Mozilla Open Design

We’re updating our brand identity using Mozilla open source principles, and everyone’s invited. In this, our Guidelines phase, we're starting to apply our updated identity, to be made public in early January, 2017. Your comments on the work in progress are welcome.


10 Reasons To Use Ubuntu Linux

10 Reasons To Use Ubuntu Linux

Ubuntu Linux is the most popular open source operating system. There are many reasons to use Ubuntu Linux that make it a worthy Linux distro. Apart from being free and open source, it’s highly customizable and has a Software Center full of apps.


Linux is better than Windows

Linux is better than Windows

Are you wondering if Linux is better than Windows? Don’t wonder. Linux is better than Windows and in this article, we’ll see the advantages of Linux over Windows.


What’s New in HTML 5.1

What’s New in HTML 5.1

The release of the HTML5 standard about two years ago was a big deal in the web development community. Not only because it came packing an impressive list of new features, but also because it was the first major update to HTML since HTML 4.01 was released in 1999. You can still see some websites bragging about the use of the “modern” HTML5 standard today.


25 Years of Linux: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been

25 Years of Linux: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been

When Linux was born on Aug. 25, 1991, it was little more than a hobby for then 21-year old Linus Torvald. Today the Linux community is estimated to be upwards of 86 million users strong. It has become the backbone of large enterprises, and it is installed in government systems and embedded in devices worldwide.