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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Minimal Install Guide

Monday 26th of March 2018 12:00:00 PM

LinuxHint: This tutorial will show you how to install Ubuntu as quick as possible using the Minimal Install

GNOME 3.30 "Almeria" Desktop Environment Slated for Release on September 6, 2018

Monday 26th of March 2018 01:00:00 AM

Softpedia: GNOME developers are already focusing on the next major release, GNOME 3.30

How To Compress And Decompress Files In Linux

Sunday 25th of March 2018 09:00:00 PM

Compress and decompress files using Gzip and Bzip2 programs in Linux.

8 Ways to Maintain a Clean, Lean Ubuntu Machine

Sunday 25th of March 2018 05:00:00 PM

MakeTechEasier: While Ubuntu is easy to use, sometimes it will become bloated with plenty of useless files lying around.

Hands on Corebird: A GTK+ Twitter Client

Sunday 25th of March 2018 01:00:00 PM

FOSSpost: Corebird is a native GTK+ Twitter client for Linux desktop.

Install Java on Centos 7

Sunday 25th of March 2018 11:00:00 AM

Linuxize: This tutorial shows you how to install Java on CentOS 7

Why so little love for the patent grant in the MIT License?

Saturday 24th of March 2018 09:00:00 PM

Conventional wisdom says the Apache License has a "real" patent license. But what about the MIT License?

Digitizing VHS with Fedora

Saturday 24th of March 2018 05:00:00 PM

Here's how to convert your old VHS tapes to digital format in just a few steps.

Top Linux tools for writers

Saturday 24th of March 2018 01:00:00 PM Why so little love for the patent grant in the MIT License?

Transfer Files From Computer To Mobile Devices By Scanning QR Codes

Saturday 24th of March 2018 06:00:00 AM

ostechnix: Qr-filetransfer is CLI utility that allows you to transfer files over WiFi from computer to mobile devices by scanning QR codes without leaving your Terminal.

ddgr - A Command Line Tool To Search DuckDuckGo From The Terminal

Saturday 24th of March 2018 02:00:00 AM

2DayGeek: ddgr utility allow users to search DuckDuckGo right from the terminal.

Linux mkfifo Command Tutorial for Beginners (with Examples)

Friday 23rd of March 2018 10:00:00 PM

HowToForge: Pipes are a fundamental command line feature that allows processes to communicate.

Collabora & GStreamer 1.14

Friday 23rd of March 2018 07:00:00 PM

After a particularly long cycle of over 10 months, the GStreamer community accumulated a hefty batch of improvements

Node.js Is Now Available as a Snap on Ubuntu, Other GNU/Linux Distributions

Friday 23rd of March 2018 06:00:00 PM

NodeSource, the organization behind Node.js, announced they made a Snap package to allow Linux developers to more easily install the popular JavaScript runtime environment

Hybrid cloud security: Emerging lessons

Friday 23rd of March 2018 05:00:00 PM

 enterprisersproject: New and emerging security lessons becoming evident as hybrid cloud infrastructures grow up.

You Can Finally Send and Receive Money with Google Assistant on Android and iOS

Friday 23rd of March 2018 04:00:00 PM

If you live in the United States, it is possible to send money to your friends and family, as well as to receive money from your contacts using the Google Assistant virtual assistant on your Android or iOS mobile phone

How to create a Bash completion script

Friday 23rd of March 2018 03:00:00 PM

Learn how to create a Bash script that helps users work more efficiently and accurately.

How To Find If A CPU Supports Virtualization Technology (VT)

Friday 23rd of March 2018 02:00:00 PM

ostechnix: This tutorial describes four different methods to find if a CPU supports virtualization or not.

Where does OpenStack fit in a public cloud world?

Friday 23rd of March 2018 01:00:00 PM

As more companies turn to a hybrid cloud approach, the future looks bright for OpenStack.

Tips for building a Kubernetes proof of concept

Friday 23rd of March 2018 12:00:00 PM

Here's how to make a business case for Kubernetes.

More in Tux Machines

Collaboration Events: Pakistan Open Source Summit, GNOME+Rust Hackfest, DataworksSummit Berlin

  • Pakistan Open Source Summit 2018 concludes [Ed: Not about software]
    A large number of attendees from industry, academia, government, and students participated in the summit. Portuguese Ambassador to Pakistan Dr Joao Sabido Costa was the chief guest at the opening ceremony while former Naval Chief Admiral (r) Asif Sandila graced the occasion as the chief guest at the closing ceremony.
  • ‘Open Summit key to create industry-academy linkages’
    Ambassador of Portugal to Pakistan Dr Joao Sabido Costa has said that events such as the Open Source Summit are excellent for spreading awareness and for creating industry-academia linkages and enhancement of the information technology. He stated this while addressing a concluding ceremony of the two-day informative ‘Pakistan Open Source Summit 2018’ attended by large number of people from industry, academia, government and students. Former naval chief Admiral (R) Asif Sandila co-chaired the concluding session. Dr Joao Sabido Costa said that the organisations should utilise open source platforms to build their IT infrastructures in future. To build open source culture in Pakistan, he recommended roadmap with future activities and timelines for spreading open source.
  • Madrid GNOME+Rust Hackfest, part 2
    Yesterday we went to the Madrid Rust Meetup, a regular meeting of rustaceans here. Martin talked about WebRender; I talked about refactoring C to port it to Rust, and then Alex talked about Rust's plans for 2018. Fun times.
  • DataworksSummit Berlin - Wednesday morning
    Data strategy - cloud strategy - business strategy: Aligning the three was one of the main themes (initially put forward in his opening keynote by CTO of Hortonworks Scott Gnau) thoughout this weeks Dataworks Summit Berlin kindly organised and hosted by Hortonworks. The event was attended by over 1000 attendees joining from 51 countries. The inspiration hat was put forward in the first keynote by Scott was to take a closer look at the data lifecycle - including the fact that a lot of data is being created (and made available) outside the control of those using it: Smart farming users are using a combination of weather data, information on soil conditions gathered through sensors out in the field in order to inform daily decisions. Manufacturing is moving towards closer monitoring of production lines to spot inefficiencies. Cities are starting to deploy systems that allow for better integration of public services. UX is being optimized through extensive automation.

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10 Great Linux GTK Themes For 2018

Customization is a big part of the Linux experience, and your desktop theme is no exception. The world of Linux desktop themes is an ever-evolving one, with new ones replacing old favorites all the time. Of course, the desktop environments and GTK itself are always changing, so that adds another dynamic element to consider. That said, some of the best desktop customization happens on the simplest desktop environments, like XFCE. As of now, in early 2018, there are some really excellent GTK themes available. These themes aren’t ranked in any particular order. That comes down to a matter or preference. Any one of them can add a whole new look to your GTK-based desktop. Read more