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Linux Advocacy - My Take


I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue with a…

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How to create an Ubuntu package from source

 HowToForge: Building from source has never been the most popular choice of the less experienced Linux users who are always in the seek for a pre-built package.

Is the Web better without JavaScript?

ITworld: JavaScript has been a mixed blessing for the Web.

Booting Linux In Just One Second

Phoronix: Booting Linux in one second can be useful for automotive applications -- among other scenarios -- greater energy savings rather than dealing with suspending the system, and more.

Vinux Enhances Productivity for Visually Impaired Users

LinuxInsider: Vinux 5.0 is a striking example of the flexibility and usability of the Linux OS.

Cipher Security: How to harden TLS and SSH

LinuxJournal: Encryption and secure communications are critical to our life on the Internet

Why ChromeOS Tops Linux, Mac and Windows

 Datamation: ChromeOS has a varied set of advantages in relation to the Linux, Mac and Windows OSes.

Home security gateway runs Linux, features glowing orb

 LinuxGizmos: Dojo-Labs announced a Linux-based "Dojo" home security gateway that notifies users of security threats via a mobile app and a glowing orb.

Generate CPU, Memory & I/O report using SAR command

 LinuxTechi: SAR stands for System Activity Report, as its name suggest sar command is used to collect,report & save CPU, Memory, I/O usage in Unix like operating system.

Spiraling head first into open source Jono Bacon, Director of Community at GitHub, shares how he got started in Linux and open source. Latest Articles

Albion Online, my impressions of this new Linux MMO currently in closed beta

Tags:RPG,MMO,Initial Thoughts Albion Online is something I have kept on eye on for sometime now, and since I’ve been playing it during the…

Switch Galaxy Ultra, a fast-paced arcade racer now on SteamOS & Linux

Tags:Steam,Racing,ActionSwitch Galaxy Ultra looks pretty decent, it has some positive reviews, and it has parts designed by WipeOut co-creator Jim…

Mini-review of physics puzzler Unmechanical: Extended, released for Linux on GOG and Steam

Tags:Steam,Review,Puzzle,GOG,AdventureUnmechanical has been extended with a new chapter, adding more than an hour's worth of puzzles and exploration,…

New Broforce update adds new characters, new game mode and more

Tags:Steam,Platformer,Action Broforce is by far my favourite action platformer ever made, that is an easy decision for me to make. The fact they are…

Storm United FPS major patch released, better Linux performance

Tags:Steam,FPS,Early Access,ActionStorm United is easily one of my favourite up and coming FPS games, it needs more players so get going people. In…

The New Crimson AMD Driver Tested on R7 370 4G

Tags:Hardware,BenchmarkThe new proprietary AMD GPU Driver named Crimson just shipped and I decided to take it for a spin in a set of benchmarks. So,…

Syber discounted their Steam Machine line and most are now sold out

Tags:Hardware,Editorial Well now, Syber discounted their Steam Machine line (all three models), and now all but the highest price machine are sold…

Leak: AMD's new driver will apparently offer much better performance on Linux

Tags:Hardware,EditorialIt seems a leak (the rest is very Windows focused) from slides showing off AMD Crimson is reporting much better Linux…

GOL Asks: What have you been playing on Linux & SteamOS recently?

Tags:EditorialIt's time for another edition of "GOL Asks", and today I am asking about games you have been playing and loving or hating recently. I…

Epistory - Typing Chronicles, an atmospheric action/adventure game now on Linux & big update

Tags:Action,Adventure,Early Access,Indie Game,RPG I previously mentioned that the seriously cool looking Epistory - Typing Chronicles would come to…

Thea: The Awakening, a turned-based strategic survival game being given away for Linux

Tags:Steam,Strategy,Survival This is unusual, the developers of a turned-based strategic survival game named Thea: The Awakening are giving away…

Cardinal Quest 2, a no-fuss roguelike now on SteamOS & Linux, some thoughts

Tags:Steam,Roguelike,RPG,Indie Game I've been looking forward to Cardinal Quest 2 ever since I tried the original, and after a very long wait it has…

The Funding Crowd interviews president of Frogdice

Tags:MMO,Interview,CrowdfundingThe Funding Crowd has been following the progress of Stash: No Loot Left behind for a little over a year now. In this…

The Funding Crowd 53, the latest in Linux crowdfunding news

Tags:Editorial,CrowdfundingA new issue of The Funding Crowd is available, and we have a bunch of new and exciting hidden gems to cover. There were no…

GALAK-Z might be my new favourite space shooter on SteamOS & Linux

Tags:Steam,Initial Thoughts,Indie Game,Arcade,Action I recently announced that GALAK-Z had released for SteamOS & Linux, but I've now properly…