Cloud storage services for personal usage are mostly used these days to easily access your data everywhere from your desktop, laptop and mobile devices as well. So, in this post we will have a look at some cloud storage services works on many Linux distributions. Continue reading →
Choosing a highly secure password for your email accounts, social networks, wireless networks and any other applications or websites requires a password became a challenge. So, when you choose a password, think about the possibility of cracking it and how long it will take to crack your password. In this post we will have a look at some tips for choosing a secure and strong passwords as much as possible, and we will check a CLI tool for Linux/Unix will helps you to generate a secure passwords in case you can’t figure one out. Continue reading →
Network World had an interview with Mark Shuttleworth “Canonical founder” over the phone discussed many things about the upcoming releases of Ubuntu the default user interface, and considered package replacements for Ubuntu 11.10 and Ubuntu 12.04. Continue reading →
Become a superuser or having administrations privileges through command line is mostly used daily to install extra applications, modifying files require a superuser, access to certain applications or changing password for currently available users by authenticating root user. So here we will take a look at most daily used administration privileges. Continue reading →
gedit is a text editor comes with most linux distribution using Gnome desktop environment. We will check some additional plugins and features for gedit will make it easier to use as a simple text editor or another advanced highlight modes of writing. Few gedit plugins are pre-installed by default, also we had a look at how to install extra plugins for gedit on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick and Fedora 14 Laughlin in this post. Continue reading →
No doubt that Ubuntu 10.04 LTS was a really good distribution and still it’s LTS ” Long Term Support ” release, Desktop releases will be supported for 3 years and server releases supported for 5 years, but with Ubuntu 10.10 won’t be supported when the next release comes out 11.04 Natty Narwhal.
Starting a new application series will show you many alternative applications for Microsoft windows in Linux platform. For example today I will try to find many possible applications to be alternative for Adobe Photoshop, and Illustrator work In Linux Platform. Continue reading →
I have been using Linux Mint since Linux Mint 5 Elyssa always was interesting in Linux Mint Fluxbox editions because it does not require high hardware specifications using a really lightweight window manager Fluxbox based on Blacbox. First installation for Linux Mint 5 on my Laptop with hardware specifications 1GHz and 256 MB of RAM, so Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox edition is a good choice if you don’t have a good hardware specifications. Continue reading →
Few days ago talked about Tomboy Note Application, and how awesome this application for taking notes Here. It’s now even better with Conboy note application to take notes with your mobile device working with Maemo Operating system. Continue reading →
A lot of people was looking forward to use Gnome 3.0 stable release this year on many distributions also known as Gnome shell ” technology part of Gnome 3.0 “, Gnome community announced that the Gnome 3.0 delayed till March 2011.
If you have been using Gnome shell before you will know how Ghome 3.0 apparently will be, certainly worth waiting to use. If you are interesting to use Gnome shell follow this Link for download and install instructions.
On September 2010 official Beta release for Gnome 3.0 will release. and stable version of Gnome 2.32 will be done.
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