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How to Write Good Software

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Software must be free as in freedom Good software is Free Software. I will avoid using the term "open source" as it doesn't cover a social side at all, which is equally as important, as the technology itself. You can read more about this from here. Widely accepted tools and languages Good software…

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B1 Free Archiver: a simple solution

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Switching to Linux requires users to abandon their usual set of favourite programs and to employ what is available. In terms of archive utilities the first and most obvious choice is the GNOME desktop environment File Roller. But does a Linux neophyte ready to get into all that stuff at once? Let’s f…

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Tor 0.2.8.7 Addresses an Important Bug Related to the ReachableAddresses Option

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Starting with Linux in the early days

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Sekwere, a minimalistic puzzle game about copying now has a Linux version on Steam

Tags:Indie Game,Puzzle,SteamPuzzle fans can't be bored with all the great games we have on Linux. Sekwere has joined the ranks and now has a Linux…

The Dark Mod 2.04 update released after a year of fixes

Tags:Open Source,Free Game,Action,StealthThe Dark Mod is a completely free first-person stealth game inspired by Thief. The game had a big release…

Knights of Pen & Paper +1 Edition is now available on GOG with Linux support

Tags:DRM Free,GOG,RPGGood news GOG fans, Knights of Pen & Paper +1 Edition is now officially available on GOG with Linux support right away. It's…

Tahira: Echoes of the Astral Empire, a visually appealing and beautifully presented tactical turn-based RPG

Tags:Strategy,Steam,RPG,Initial Thoughts,GOGTahira: Echoes of the Astral Empire is another tactical RPG on Linux so I took a look at the game thanks…

Action RPG Victor Vran updated with an interesting Dynamic Resolution graphical option, local co-op coming soon

Tags:Action,RPG,Steam Victor Vran is a very good action RPG, if you haven't picked it up yet, just do it already! Anyway, the game has been updated…

Overland, the itch exclusive First Access survival and strategy game is now open to all to buy

Tags:Survival,Itch.io,Initial Thoughts,Indie Game,Early Access,Unity3DOverland, is a very, very cool survival game and the developers have now…

Quadrilateral Cowboy public Linux beta to go live on Friday

Tags:Beta,Coming Soon,SteamFor those wanting to try out Blendo Games latest with 'Quadrilateral Cowboy', the good news is you will be able to on…

Play as superpowered 'Mr Shifty' in this upcoming top-down action game

Tags:Adventure,Action,Indie GameMr Shifty is a game that clearly was inspired by Hotline Miami, but features different aesthetics and is focused on…

Upcoming ragdoll small platformer 'City Climber' is looking for votes at Steam Greenlight

Tags:Indie Game,Greenlight,PlatformerCity Climber is an upcoming good looking platformer where you need to control a ragdoll character using your…

Kingdom Rush Frontiers is now available on Linux

Tags:Tower Defence,Strategy,SteamKingdom Rush Frontiers the latest Tower Defence game from Ironhide Game Studio has just released for Linux! This…

Vanguard Princess, a popular 2D fighting game is now on Linux & SteamOS

Tags:SteamOS,Steam,Action Fighting games are in short supply on Linux, so Vanguard Princess has come along to help fill the void for us. A few…

Hot Lava announced by Klei Entertainment, Linux support is planned

Tags:Action,Adventure,Coming Soon,Indie Game,SteamKlei Entertainment have announced their next game titled 'Hot Lava'. They are already planning a…

In Case of Emergency, Release Raptor has been cancelled and refunds are being offered

Tags:Early Access,Editorial,Steam Well I didn't see this coming at all, I got told in our IRC moments ago that In Case of Emergency, Release Raptor…

Editorial: I ditched SteamOS in favour of a normal Linux distribution for my gaming

Tags:SteamOS,EditorialI have been debating whether to write this up for a while, but here I am. I have completely ditched SteamOS in favour of Ubuntu…

Agenda, control an organization trying to take over the world in this strategy game

Tags:Coming Soon,Simulation,Steam,StrategyAgenda is a rather cool sounding strategy game where you're trying to take over the world. It's due to…