Disable Amazon Shopping Suggestions From Unity Dash In Ubuntu 14.04 [Quick Tip]

disable amazon shopping suggestions in Ubuntu 14.04

When you search for an application or a file or anything in Unity Dash in Ubuntu, you must have noticed some shopping suggestions from Amazon and other sources. To me, these shopping suggestions are completely useless and often annoying. Also, this is a matter of privacy concern. If you too find these shopping suggestion in […]

How To Add A Program In Dock In Elementary OS Luna [Beginner Tip]

Add a program to dock in Elementary OS Luna

Last week I installed the beautiful Ubuntu based Linux distribution Elementary OS Luna. Since I am a long time Ubuntu user, the experience was a bit different from Unity. Luna comes with a dock with a default set of programs. This dock is like Unity launcher that gives quick access to different applications and programs. […]

How To Make Changes In resolv.conf Permanent in Ubuntu [Quick Tip]

When you change the DNS configuration using /etc/resolv.conf file, you must have noticed that the changes are not permanent. A reboot and your changes might revert to the original settings. I had this issue when I changed the DNS setting to watch Netflix outside USA. Editing resolv.conf solved my problem but for the moment only. […]