Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

LinuxLinks

Syndicate content
The Linux Portal Site
Updated: 1 hour 49 min ago

5 Excellent Free Books to Learn TypeScript

7 hours 30 min ago

Here's our recommended free books that'll you master TypeScript.

The post 5 Excellent Free Books to Learn TypeScript appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Email – Week 5

Wednesday 20th of November 2019 07:37:50 AM

Last week's blog looked at whether the RPI4 cuts the mustard as a desktop web browser. It does although with a few reservations. This week's blog focuses on another absolutely essential desktop activity. Managing your email.

The post Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Email – Week 5 appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Excellent Free Tutorials to Learn Java

Tuesday 19th of November 2019 10:37:30 AM

Java is designed to be simple enough that many programmers can quickly become proficient in the language. It’s one of the most popular programming languages especially for client-server web applications. Here's our recommended tutorials to learn Java.

The post Excellent Free Tutorials to Learn Java appeared first on LinuxLinks.

nuclear – desktop music player focused on free streaming

Monday 18th of November 2019 09:06:00 AM

nuclear is a modern music player (Electron based) focused on streaming from free sources. The software is released under a free and open source license.

The post nuclear – desktop music player focused on free streaming appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Linux Presentation Software that Shines

Friday 15th of November 2019 09:02:18 AM

To provide an insight into the quality of software that is available, we have compiled a list of 7 high quality open source Linux presentation software. The software listed below will help make your slides look stunning. Whether you are teaching a lesson, pitching a product, delivering a keynote, or trying to promote a worthy cause, these tools will help bring simplicity and engagement to your presentations. Hopefully there will be something of interest for anyone who needs to produce professional quality presentations.

The post Linux Presentation Software that Shines appeared first on LinuxLinks.

8 Excellent Free Books to Learn Vim

Thursday 14th of November 2019 08:45:02 AM

Vim is an open source configurable and powerful text editor. It’s an improved version of the vi editor, with development dating back to 1976. This software can be used to write any kind of text.

The post 8 Excellent Free Books to Learn Vim appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Web Browsing – Week 4

Wednesday 13th of November 2019 06:19:55 AM

This week's blog focuses on an absolutely essential desktop activity. Surfing the web. A web browser is the quintessential desktop application. Everyone needs one, and there is not a desktop Linux distribution around that does not make a web browser available.

The post Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Web Browsing – Week 4 appeared first on LinuxLinks.

12 Excellent Free Books to Learn Git

Tuesday 12th of November 2019 08:07:10 AM

Git is a popular choice for revision control because it is fast, stable, flexible, and extremely powerful. It offers a comprehensive feature set, an active development team, and a number of free hosting communities.

The post 12 Excellent Free Books to Learn Git appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Essential System Tools: TLP – power management package

Monday 11th of November 2019 07:33:51 AM

If you use Linux on a notebook, TLP is for you. It saves laptop battery power with a wide variety of features. There's processor frequency scaling, Wifi power saving, hard disk advanced power management, GPU power management and much more.

The post Essential System Tools: TLP – power management package appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Create Vector Graphics with Open Source Software

Friday 8th of November 2019 08:36:42 AM

Vector graphics consist of shapes, called objects, which are simple geometric primitives: points, lines, curves, circles, and polygons. The shapes are all based on mathematical equations, to represent images in computer graphics. It is possible to edit each object separately, for example, by changing the shape, colour, size and position. By combining paths that are straight or curved and various colors and shading very detailed illustrations can be created.

The post Create Vector Graphics with Open Source Software appeared first on LinuxLinks.

6 Excellent Free Books to Learn TeX

Thursday 7th of November 2019 07:06:36 AM

TeX is a system for typesetting documents. It’s a powerful low-level markup and programming language that creates professional quality typeset text. Here's our recommended free TeX books.

The post 6 Excellent Free Books to Learn TeX appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Video Streaming – Week 3

Wednesday 6th of November 2019 09:17:46 AM

This is a weekly blog about the Raspberry Pi 4 ("RPI4"), the latest product in the popular Raspberry Pi range of computers. This week we look at video streaming on the RPI4.

The post Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Video Streaming – Week 3 appeared first on LinuxLinks.

15 Excellent Free Books to Learn LaTeX

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 07:54:16 AM

Here's our recommended LaTeX books. Most of the books are published under an open source license, and all of them are free to read. LaTeX is a professional document preparation system and document markup language written by Leslie Lamport. It’s a very mature system with development starting more than 30 years ago.

The post 15 Excellent Free Books to Learn LaTeX appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Linux Candy: lolcat – rainbows and unicorns

Monday 4th of November 2019 08:37:02 AM

lolcat applies rainbow colors to text output in the terminal. It works in a similar way to the venerable cat command but jazzes things up.

The post Linux Candy: lolcat – rainbows and unicorns appeared first on LinuxLinks.

9 Excellent Free Books to Learn about Arduino

Friday 1st of November 2019 06:57:20 AM

The Arduino is a cheap, flexible, open source microcontroller platform designed to make it easy for hobbyists to use electronics in homemade projects. Here's our recommended free Arduino books.

The post 9 Excellent Free Books to Learn about Arduino appeared first on LinuxLinks.

7 Meritorious Free Linux Modelers

Thursday 31st of October 2019 08:48:40 AM

Linux offers a rich platform for anyone with an artistic inclination. With low cost hardware, quality open source software, and an ounce of talent, artists can produce professional-looking computer graphics.

There is a relatively small range of open source software that offers the ability of rendering images with Linux.

The post 7 Meritorious Free Linux Modelers appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Music Players – Week 2

Wednesday 30th of October 2019 08:19:32 AM

This is a weekly blog about the Raspberry Pi 4 ("RPI4"), the latest product in the popular Raspberry Pi range of computers. For this week, Luke surveys music players on the RPI4.

The post Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Music Players – Week 2 appeared first on LinuxLinks.

6 Excellent Free Books to Learn Bash

Tuesday 29th of October 2019 07:47:50 AM

Bash (acronym for the ‘Bourne-Again-SHell’) is a shell and programming language. Bash has become a de facto standard for shell scripting. Here's our recommended free books to master Bash.

The post 6 Excellent Free Books to Learn Bash appeared first on LinuxLinks.

Siren – text-based audio player

Monday 28th of October 2019 08:50:56 AM

Siren is a text-based audio player with one of the lowest system footprints. Luke Baker reviews this free and open source music player.

The post Siren – text-based audio player appeared first on LinuxLinks.

14 Best Natural Language Processing Tools in the World Today

Friday 25th of October 2019 07:25:56 AM

Natural language processing (NLP) is a field of computer science, artificial intelligence, and computational linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human (natural) languages. It includes word and sentence tokenization, text classification and sentiment analysis, spelling correction, information extraction, parsing, meaning extraction, and question answering.

The post 14 Best Natural Language Processing Tools in the World Today appeared first on LinuxLinks.