An Everyday Linux User Review Of Ubuntu 14.10

I have been using Ubuntu 14.10 since it was released on the 23rd October, 2014. During that time I have been trying to work out how to write this review because on the face of it, nothing much has changed. I was half tempted to just post a link to my review of Ubuntu 14.04 […]

SimpleAudioPlayer 1.10.3 Released Overview & Ubuntu Installation

SimpleAudioPlayer is a KDE music player with a simplistic interface which provides two components: a player and a file browser. The latest release is a small incremental update which features a new find function. Read more ….

Install VirtualBox in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS & 14.10

VirtualBox (Oracle VM VirtualBox) is a virtualization software for x86 & AMD64 / Intel based system from Oracle. Virtualbox allows us to run multiple operating system at the same time. Read more ….

Kubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn : Released With KDE 4.14 and KDE Plasma 5

Kubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn was released and announced by Kubuntu team, as official ubuntu flavor based on Ubuntu 14.10 that uses the KDE desktop environment bring with new features and updates. it now ready to download and install on your computer. Read more ….

Matlab Alternative Softwares For Linux/Ubuntu/Linux Mint

For numerical computation, data analysis, usually Matlab software is used but it is not necessarily best software available. The main thing is that Matlab is commercial and expensive. Students of Machine learning always wondering what other alternative available for them that is powerful and can be free of cost, which means students don’t have to […]

Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn : Simple, Lightweight and Support for Low-end Machines

Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn is an linux distribution derived from Ubuntu 14.10. As official ubuntu flavor that uses the lightweight LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment) window manager has been released with new features and bug fixes. Read more ….

Ubuntu 14.10 review

I haven’t done a review of Ubuntu in a while, so the release of Ubuntu 14.10 last week game me a good excuse to do just that. Code-named Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.10 is the last Ubuntu release this year. Read more ….

The Perfect Server – Ubuntu 14.10 (nginx, BIND, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3)

This tutorial shows how to prepare an Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) server (with nginx, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3 is a webhosting control panel that allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: Read more ….

Install KeystoneJS on an Ubuntu 14.04

In this blog post we show you how to install KeystoneJS on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS with the latest version of Nginx as a reverse proxy. KeystoneJS is a Node.js content management system and web application platform built on MongoDB and Express. Read more ….

A New Icon Theme “Vibrancy-Colors” Available For Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Vibrancy Colors is a bold, modern & beautiful “vibrant” icon theme. Vibrancy is a mixture of many amazing open source icon projects/themes into a new beautiful icon theme. It is meant to be modern clean and customizable. It was built with RAVEfinity Color GTK Themes in mind or any theme you see fit. And is […]

Ubuntu Touch Tablets: The Next Step for the Cash Register?

The days of the big mechanical cash register are long gone; even platen scanners are no longer considered a necessity for retail services, with big box retail chains like OfficeMax stores eschewing the glass and laser counter for a simple hand scanner. Many retailers already use Ubuntu or Linux operation systems for their point of sale […]

Upgrade ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop/Server

Upgrade ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop/Server Read more ….

Ubuntu GNOME 14.10 Screenshots Tour

Ubuntu GNOME 14.10 Screenshots Tour Read more ….

Ubuntu 14.10 LAMP server tutorial with Apache 2, PHP 5 and MySQL (MariaDB)

Ubuntu 14.10 LAMP server tutorial with Apache 2, PHP 5 and MySQL (MariaDB)LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache 2 webserver on an Ubuntu 14.10 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support. Additionally, I will install phpmyadmin to make MySQL administration easier. A LAMP […]

Will 2015 finally be the year of the Linux desktop?

In today’s open source roundup: 2015 could be the year of the Linux desktop…or not. Plus: Canonical’s involvement with the upcoming Ubuntu tablet confirmed, and the War Thunder MMO now available for Linux. Read more ….

Xubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn : Fast and Responsive

Xubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn is an official ubuntu flavor based on Ubuntu 14.10 that uses the XFCE Desktop environment, has been released by Xubuntu team and is now ready for download. Read more ….

Canonical pushes LXD, its new mysterious drug for Linux containers

Canonical, the company behind the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution, says it’s working on a new “virtualization experience” based on container technologies – but just how it will operate remains something of a mystery. Canonical founder and erstwhile space tourist Mark Shuttleworth announced the new effort, dubbed LXD and pronounced “lex-dee,” during a keynote speech at […]

Linux Distros & the ‘Except When We Don’t’ Syndrome

It turns out that we like cookie cutter distros, except when we don’t. We like a newly adopted distro to work exactly the way the one we were using before worked, except when we don’t. We want to be able to move back and forth between Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Debian with ease, without having […]

Ubuntu LXD: Not a Docker replacement, a Docker enhancement

Ubuntu’s new hypervisor for containers, LXD, is not a Docker rival nor is it an Ubuntu-only project. Read more ….

Monitor Ubuntu 14.04 and Debian Wheezy Servers with Linux-Dash

Monitor Ubuntu 14.04 and Debian Wheezy Servers with Linux-DashThis document describes how to install and configure Linux-dash in Ubuntu 14.04 and Debian Wheezy for monitoring server performances easily. Linux-dash is a low-overhead monitoring web dashboard for a GNU/Linux machine. Simply drop-in the app and go! Linux-dash is a memory efficient, low resource, easy to install, […]