• Reuse and Recycle

    A digital picture frame displays photographs and a current weather forecast with just a few hundred lines of Bash and a Raspberry Pi.

  • Variations on a Theme

    Power users can adjust the look of their desktops in openSUSE with just a few clicks. We'll show you how to customize the GRUB boot menu, the boot splash screen, and the KDE start screen.

  • Taking Stock

    Armed with the right shell commands, you can quickly identify and evaluate file and directory metadata.

  • Charly's Column – Traffic Monitors

    Every sys admin has a few favorite tools that they always carry with them, if only because they do not want to be without these often overlooked treasures. The gems dangling from Charly's key ring include Dstat, NetHogs, and nload.

News and Articles

  • Zorin OS 15.2 Now Available

    The latest release of Zorin OS offers numerous improvements.

  • Firefox to Get an Additional Sandbox Layer

    Starting with Firefox 74, the open source web browser will include the new RLBox security feature.

  • Designing Ebooks with Free Software

    With LibreOffice Writer and Calibre, you can publish your own ebooks with better results than most online conversion tools.

  • Microsoft Defender ATP is Coming to Linux

    Microsoft is ramping up its efforts to fight attackers across all platforms.

  • Media Distributor

    Home media servers like Kodi or LibreELEC are feature-rich but difficult to set up. Serviio promises to make things simpler.

  • FOSSPicks

    Graham has just recorded a one-off podcast featuring the wonderful open source VCV Eurorack emulator, often written about here. He's now strongly considering doing a more regular synth-related podcast.

  • Charly's Column – Traffic Monitors

    Every sys admin has a few favorite tools that they always carry with them, if only because they do not want to be without these often overlooked treasures. The gems dangling from Charly's key ring include Dstat, NetHogs, and nload.

  • Taking Stock

    Armed with the right shell commands, you can quickly identify and evaluate file and directory metadata.

  • Variations on a Theme

    Power users can adjust the look of their desktops in openSUSE with just a few clicks. We'll show you how to customize the GRUB boot menu, the boot splash screen, and the KDE start screen.

  • Reuse and Recycle

    A digital picture frame displays photographs and a current weather forecast with just a few hundred lines of Bash and a Raspberry Pi.

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