• Days of Thunder

    Other applications have found less complex ways of showing the weather in a terminal, but none is as attractive as Wego.

  • One by One

    Miller offers a clever alternative for working with structured text files: use a single tool to replace the strings of commands built from conventional utilities like grep, cut, and sed.

  • No Detour

    TKperf combines several SSD tools under one roof. You can use TKperf to investigate SSDs before deployment and even to measure performance.

  • Fine-tuned

    Solid state drives make everything run faster and more smoothly, but you can squeeze out even more performance with some practical optimization steps.

News and Articles

  • A Free Laptop Project

    A campaign to redefine free software and hardware

  • SUSE Joins the Microsoft Test Drive Program

    Customers can take a free test drive of SLES for HPC on the Azure Cloud

  • SiFive Launches a Line of Open Source Chips

    San Francisco-based chip company announces their first fully open source chip platform.

  • Click Clack

    The "If This Then That" web service lets you simply click together home automation components, instead of laboriously integrating them via their APIs. However, you still have to open the hood for the nitty gritty where applicable.

  • Well Filtered

    One of the most common tasks when working on computers involves browsing texts for search patterns. Here, ICgrep offers a modern, parallel, and Unicode-enabled alternative to the classic grep.

  • The Filer

    The ext filesystem celebrates its 25th birthday next year. A brief tour of ext history will give you some insights into how this classic Linux filesystem works – and how it has evolved to meet users' needs.

  • Revolutionary

    ZFS is a first-class filesystem for big iron, but for various reasons, it is still waiting for widespread Linux adoption.

  • Pocket Linux

    Maru OS provides a desktop Debian on a smartphone.

  • Unwind

    A simple Bash shell script can be a very powerful tool: Relax-and-Recover generates rescue media from running systems, takes care of backups, and helps when migrating computers to new hardware or converting to virtual machines.

  • On the DVD

    Linux Mint 17.3 "Rosa" Mate and Clonezilla Live 2.4.6-25