As the tradition goes, Ubuntu invites entries for default wallpapers of its upcoming release, and selects the best among them. Wallpaper contest is over for the Ubuntu 13.10 release, and it’s time to announce the winner. There is a slight change though. We have 18 wallpapers for Ubuntu 13.10 which is slightly more in number […]
Changing sudo password in Ubuntu is one thing but did you know you can change sudo timeout as well? This article teaches you that. IF you frequently use the terminal in Ubuntu, you must have faced this situation. You use sudo for some command in the terminal, it asks for the password. You enter the […]
Most of us, if not all, separate our online identities. Most of us have two or more email IDs to separate work and personal stuff. Similarly, you may also have more than one Skype accounts to separate work and personal life. In that case you might wonder how to run multiple skype accounts at the […]
Important: Hulu has stopped development of its desktop app. Do not install it anymore. Though Hulu desktop app is no longer available, you can still watch it in Linux in web browser. Use this trick to watch Hulu in Ubuntu based Linux and this follow this tutorial for watching Hulu in Arch Linux based distributions. […]
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. […]
Overheating of laptop, low battery life. power saving, these are the common troubles one faces in almost any operating system and in almost any laptop. Jupiter was one of the best application to reduce overheating of Linux laptops but its development stopped for reasons unknown. With Ubuntu 16.04, TLP became the best alternative to Jupiter. […]
Inconsistent or slow wireless network in Ubuntu? Here are various ways to speed up slow Wi-Fi connection on Ubuntu Linux.
If you did not know it already, let me break this ‘news’ to you: Linux is not virus proof. As Linus Torvalds say, all OS suck but Linux sucks less, similarly Linux is less vulnerable to virus or malware as compare to others (means Windows). A recent example that we have seen the Linux security […]
XnRetro adds retro and vintage effects to images in Linux. Read more to find how to use it.
There are several way to watch TV series on your desktop. Downloading torrents, watching episodes uploaded on You Tube or other such video sharing websites, several streaming sites and may be couple or other methods (such as using a TV tuner card). But today I am going to tell you about a program, TV-MAXE, that […]