NitroShare allows you to wirelessly and painlessly transfer files between Linux, Windows and OS X. Read and find out how to use it.
Pinta is a free and open source drawing application which is very popular among Linux users. It won’t be incorrect to term it as an open source alternative to Microsoft Paint. Pinta is available for all major platforms such as Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. While Gimp is popular as full featured image editing […]
Ubuntu 15.04 beta 1 has been released closely following the Ubuntu 15.04 release schedule. If you want to experience the new features being introduced in Ubuntu 15.04 beta, we’ll see how to upgrade to Ubuntu 15.04 beta from Ubuntu 14.10 in this post. A word of caution, this is not a stable release. You’ll definitely […]
The other day when I installed Elementary OS in dual boot with Windows, I encountered a Grub error at the reboot time. I was presented with command line with error message: Minimal BASH like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. anywhere else TAB lists possible device or file […]
These days I am experimenting with Elementary OS Freya and during this, I encountered a very common updater error: Failed to fetch cdrom Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs. The complete error looked like this after running the apt-get update command:
If you use Ubuntu or Ubuntu based Linux distribution such as Elementary OS Freya, you might be using Ubuntu Software Center to install .deb executable files. Ubuntu Software Center is a nice application for finding and installing apps but it is resource heavy and slow. This is why I prefer using App Grid, a lighter […]