Great Expectations

Fedora 22 released almost on time

Jul 21, 2015

Fedora 22 was released a week late, but it is seriously impressive with Gnome 3.16 and the new DNF package manager. Only the installer, Anaconda, might cause beginners a headache.

Garbage Collector

Clean your filesystem with FSlint

Jun 22, 2015

FSlint detects the source of filesystem problems and remedies or mitigates them while cleaning up the hard drive.

Less is More

Fast image processing with ExactImage

Jun 05, 2015

Automate image processing with this quick and easy-to-use photo tool suite.

One Document for Multiple Uses

Single Sourcing in LibreOffice Writer

Aug 11, 2015

With a little planning and a few LibreOffice tricks, you can create one document that contains text customized for various end users.


Back up your systems with Mondo Rescue

Jun 22, 2015

A timely snapshot by Mondo Rescue puts a computer back on its feet after a system failure in just a few minutes.

Light and Shadow

Convert RAW data with LightZone

Jun 22, 2015

The RAW format preserves the full splendor of digital image data. You can develop this material into a format for everyday use with LightZone.


Open Hardware Comes to the Keyboard

Jul 16, 2015

Keyboardio is not only one of the first open keyboards, it looks poised for modest profitability as well.

All Systems Go

An introduction to systemd

Jun 05, 2015

Wondering what all the fuss is about systemd? We explain the basic concepts and capabilities of the new system management suite – coming soon to a distro near you.

Snap Stack

Accessing the powerful Btrfs snapshot features with Snapper

Jun 05, 2015

Snapper lets you restore a system to its previous state – with a little help from Btrfs snapshots.

Perfect lines

Creating vector graphics using Inkscape

Apr 28, 2015

The Inkscape vector graphics tool replaces expensive commercial solutions such as Adobe Illustrator. This article shows how to get started with Inkscape.

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