Quickly and easily install Node.js and npm on Ubuntu 16.04.
Easily enable and disable desktop notifications in Ubuntu.
Ubuntu stickers are now available at Unixstickers.
Change hostname on Ubuntu and other Linux distros, in GUI or in Command Line.
Wondering which Ubuntu should you use and why? Here are your answers.
Easily find out if you have 32 bit CPU or 64 bit and if you are running 32 bit or 64 bit Ubuntu.
Easily install Light Table editor in Ubuntu and Linux Mint using PPA.
Install IntelliJ IDEA on Ubuntu and other Linux using PPA, umake and Source Code.
A tiny app for simple translation tasks in desktop Linux.
The city of Vicenza, Italy is planning to switch its municipality’s computers’ OS from Microsoft Windows to Zorin OS.
It is safe, but may not be as safe as Canonical wants us to think.
Ubuntu 16.10 codename announced by Mark Shuttleworth – “Yakkety Yak”!
Oracle has a track record of suing corporates for using its projects.
Save your eyes when you work at computer at night. Get f.lux in Ubuntu Linux.
Problem is tiny, annoying but the solution is easy.
Slimjet to replace Google Chrome on 32 bit Linux OS.
Complete beginner’s guide to install Windows 10 inside Linux using VirtualBox.
All about first Ubuntu tablet, its specification, release date and price.
You never noticed that there was a pattern, did you?
Spotify like desktop experience for SoundCloud with this app.
Mixxx 2.0 brings new features to DJ mixing. Installation instructions for Ubuntu included.
Free and Open Source alternative of Adobe Lightroom for Linux.
Have secrets? Keep them safe by locking folders with password in Linux.
Easiest way to create a compressed encrypted file in Linux.
Step by step beginners guide with screenshot to show you how to install Linux on a Chromebook.
Instructions to install Darktable 2.0 included for Ubuntu based Linux distribution.
Q. How far can you go with DIY projects? A. You can build a self-driving car, all by yourself in about a month.
Apple and Open Source toogether? Yes! Apple’s Swift programming language is now open source. This should not come as surprise because Apple had already announced it six months back. Apple announced the launch of open source Swift community came this week. A new website dedicated to the open source Swift community has been put in place with […]
If you recently upgraded your Ubuntu system and ended up with Kernel 22.214.171.124, you might have a broken system. At the login when you enter your password, it won’t boot into the system rather it just shows the Ubuntu wallpaper. No unity, no launcher, nothing. Something like this: If you are frustrated for not able […]
When you double click on a shell script (.sh file) what do you expect? The normal expectation would be that it is executed. But this might not be the case in Ubuntu, or I should better say in case of Files (Nautilus). You may go crazy yelling “Run, File, Run”, but the file won’t run […]
No, Microsoft is not buying Canonical. You can take the sigh of relief. Earlier, a rumor was doing the rounds that Microsoft is in talks to buy Canonical, parent company of widely popular Ubuntu Linux. These speculations were attributed to some “key sources in Linux community” and on the fact that Microsoft is partnering with […]
Keep an eye on the battery charging and discharging statistics with this handy tool for Linux.
Complete tutorial on how to install Steam in Ubuntu and how to use it to play games in Linux.
In this quick tip for absolute beginners, I am going to show you how to add bookmarks in Ubuntu File manager, Files. Now, if you wonder why would you do that, the answer is pretty simple. It gives you quick access, right in the left sidebar. For example, I installed Copy in Ubuntu. Now it […]
Before seeing how to enable automatic system updates in Ubuntu, first let’s see why should we do it in the first place. By default Ubuntu checks for updates daily. When there are security updates, it shows immediately but for other updates (i.e. regular software updates) it pop ups once a week. So, if you have […]
Dell is one of the (only) few big names that sells computers pre-loaded with Linux. The choice of Linux distribution is Ubuntu here. While Ubuntu powered Dell computers are available almost all across the globe, it gained popularity in Asian markets like India and China.
Complete OpenOffice installation guide for Ubuntu and Linux Mint.
Last week, I dual booted Windows and Antergos. Antergos is impressive but I kind of miss Ubuntu. Since I do not have enough space on my hard disk for three operating systems, so instead of triple booting, I decided to get rid of Windows altogether. I did a fresh installation of Antergos with completely wiping […]
NaSC, abbreviation Not a Soulver Clone, is a third party app developed for elementary OS. Whatever the name suggests, NaSC is heavily inspired by Soulver, an OS X app for doing maths like a normal person. elementary OS itself draws from OS X and it is not a surprise that a number of the third […]
Fix “There was a problem playing this protected content. (Error Code: 3336)” with Hulu in Ubuntu Linux.
If you were using Windows or may be you are dual booting with Linux then probably you would have used Format Factory on Windows, a media conversion tool to convert to your audio, video files or for ripping DVDs/CDs or creating .iso images. Format Factory is a good tool to do that but what if […]
Watch live Cricket scores directly in Ubuntu top panel with this indicator applet.
Installing Xtreme Download Manager in Ubuntu Linux is a piece of cake with this PPA.
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to fix “no bootable device found” error after installing Ubuntu.
Download APK files from Google Play Store in Ubuntu Linux desktop and use them whenever you want.
Look no further. Here are the best Torrent clients for Ubuntu Linux that you should be using right now.
Ubuntu and Nvidia doesn’t go hand in hand and it’s an open secret. It is not really Ubuntu’s fault. Closed source Nvidia drivers have been an issue in Linux for a long time and the lack of willingness to support Linux prompted Linus Torvalds to use F word for Nvidia. Nvidia is actually not alone. […]
This is the easiest and painless way of installing PyCharm IDE in Ubuntu, Linux Mint and elementary OS.
So, finally I upgraded Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 last night. Since, I dual boot Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu, I was expecting to see the Grub menu at the boot so that I could choose the operating system of my choice. But the upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 messed up the settings and […]
Android is not the only option. Meet five open source Linux based Android alternatives.