Ubuntu, eat your heart out. Fedora 25 makes installation and setup simple enough for Linux newbies.
Under Satya Nadella, Microsoft has changed its tune regarding Linux, but don't expect to see Microsoft applications on a Linux deskotp.
Know the pros and cons of Linux encryption methods, whether it's PGP, full-disk encryption, or an encrypted container.
Sometimes you'll need to use the terminal, but it's not as scary as you think.
When it comes to Linux distributions, there two main methods for releasing software: a versioned system or a rolling release. Know which one is better for your needs.
The 9-year-old Dirty COW vulnerability was recently fixed, if you're running a patched kernal. Here's how to know if your Linux is safe.
This free open-source tool can save a partition that's been overwritten and recover lost files.
While the most common PC benchmarks are specific to Windows, there are a number of benchmarks available to Linux systems, and most of them are free.
You've paid good money for a high-resolution display. Here's how to enjoy it with Linux's GNOME desktop.
It's easy to create professional-looking screencast videos using two free tools: CamStudio and YouTube. Here are the nitty-gritty details.
Streaming video won't stream if you're away from an Internet connection. Here's how to download audio from YouTube or an any other streaming video for offline listening.
Two free tools are all you need to transform a video into a high-quality GIF. Let the amusement begin!
Join the game-watching boom that has made Twitch insanely popular. The software you'll need is free, and we'll walk you through the setup.
You can draft or even post blog updates directly from Word to the most popular blogging platforms. There's even a workaround that helps with other blogging tools.
Whether you're storing old tax returns or the occasional naughty photo, some files deserve some extra security. Here's how to keep them private.