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Hands-on: The Purism Librem 15 builds serious security into a slender laptop

Hands-on: The Purism Librem 15 builds serious security into a slender laptop

The Librem 15 offers both hardware and software privacy and security features in an attractive, open-source-friendly package.

10/25/17

How to get started with Linux: A beginner's guide

How to get started with Linux: A beginner's guide

Trying Linux is easy--you can even install it on a USB drive or disc to try it out before committing. Enter the world of open-source here.

08/03/17

Pop! OS Linux from System76 is a rare DIY distro from a hardware vendor

Pop! OS Linux from System76 is a rare DIY distro from a hardware vendor

Pop! goes the penguinn

07/19/17

All about Debian 9 'Stretch,' the Linux distro that just works

All about Debian 9 'Stretch,' the Linux distro that just works

Debian is built for those who crave a system that will "just work" instead of being on the bleeding edge. We take a close look at the latest Debian 9 "Stretch" release.

07/10/17

The SambaCry scare gives Linux users a taste of WannaCry-Petya problems

The SambaCry scare gives Linux users a taste of WannaCry-Petya problems

SambaCry, a big vulnerability in SMB/CIFS, has been patched, but users may need to take action to stay safe.

06/29/17

How to use Evernote in Linux

How to use Evernote in Linux

Evernote still doesn't officially support Linux, but that doesn't mean you can't get your note-taking on.

06/26/17

3 reasons to turn your Raspberry Pi into a DNS server with dnsmasq

3 reasons to turn your Raspberry Pi into a DNS server with dnsmasq

Don't have a DD-WRT router? Get some of the same DHCP and DNS features with a Raspberry Pi.

06/20/17

The System76 Galago Pro is a fierce featherweight competitor for Linux lovers

The System76 Galago Pro is a fierce featherweight competitor for Linux lovers

Linux laptop lovers now have more choices. The System76 Galago Pro challenges the Dell XPS 13 for slimmest and fastest portable.

06/09/17

Why installing a text-mode web browser is a good idea

Why installing a text-mode web browser is a good idea

A text-based web browser like Links can save the day when Linux experimentation goes awry and prevents you from using a GUI.

05/24/17

Fight ransomware by running Windows in Linux as a virtual machine

Fight ransomware by running Windows in Linux as a virtual machine

You can minimize the damage caused by malware by running Windows in Linux as a virtual machine. A virtual machine's isolation helps keep you out of trouble. Here's how to do it.

05/22/17

Sync your files for free, and maintain privacy, using open-source Syncthing

Sync your files for free, and maintain privacy, using open-source Syncthing

Linux-based Syncthing lets you sync data for free and control who's is able to see it.

05/09/17

4 ways to take control of your Wi-Fi connections on Linux

4 ways to take control of your Wi-Fi connections on Linux

Get better performance and security when using your Wi-Fi on Linux by editing your connections.

05/03/17

The Dell Precision 5520 lets you get to work in Ubuntu 16.04

The Dell Precision 5520 lets you get to work in Ubuntu 16.04

Dell's Precision 5520 is a great Linux workstation out of the box, and it's a powerful laptop, too.

05/01/17

3 cool features in Ubuntu 17.04

3 cool features in Ubuntu 17.04

The latest version of Ubuntu doesn't have a long list of upgrades for the desktop, but these three features are worth checking out.

04/27/17

Why Ubuntu dumping Unity is a good thing

Why Ubuntu dumping Unity is a good thing

While Unity 8 was something a lot of Ubuntu fans looked forward to, rolling with the GNOME project again has some positive points.

04/10/17

How to have a Linux home server on the cheap

How to have a Linux home server on the cheap

Whether it's for the home or home office, a Linux server can provide an array of digital services for the family or a budding business.

04/03/17

Why you might want to skip Ubuntu 17.04 (or not)

Why you might want to skip Ubuntu 17.04 (or not)

Long-term support (LTS) versions of Ubuntu are released in even-numbered years. The new Ubuntu coming out in April will only be supported until 2019.

03/22/17

How WebAssembly can transform how we use apps and the web

How WebAssembly can transform how we use apps and the web

WebAssembly's embedded binary format has the ability to speed up performance and make applications available across platforms.

03/17/17

Kernel 4.10 gives Linux support for AMD Ryzen multithreading

Kernel 4.10 gives Linux support for AMD Ryzen multithreading

AMD adds support for Zen's SMT in kernel code.

03/13/17

Kaby Lake is unleashed with Linux kernel 4.10

Kaby Lake is unleashed with Linux kernel 4.10

Kaby Lake got its groove back on Linux.

03/01/17

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