Clear Linux: the distro for Intel architectures
Clear Linux is not yet another distribution for generic use, rather it is a project optimized for Intel hardware and whose purpose is the cloud.
Clear Linux is not yet another distribution for generic use, rather it is a project optimized for Intel hardware and whose purpose is the cloud.
Peppermint 6 is the latest version of one of the lightest Gnu / Linux distributions that brings a lot of software coming from Linux Mint like MintUpdate
As in Android, in Ubuntu we can also enjoy animated wallpapers, in this case thanks to Live Wallpaper.
A few hours ago version 4.0 of this utility arrived, which allows us to configure a large number of aspects of Fedora 22.
Paperwork is a web application that will allow us to have notes and save them as in Evernote but unlike this Paperwork is Open Source and free.
Francisco Sanz, the CEO of the company dedicated to computer security The Security Sentinel, gives us a first interview for linuxadictos.com
VENOM is a vulnerability that is present in the floppy driver of GNU / Linux systems and that affects many machines and servers for 11 years.
Firefox 38 is now available and comes loaded with news that we detail. One of the most controversial is the inclusion of DRM for an anti-copy system.
Kore is an official app of the Kodi project that will help us to have a remote control for the Kodi software only using our Android smartphone.
RoboLinux is a Debian-based Linux distro that can run native Windows software without the need for Wine. It does so thanks to Stealth VM.
Debian 9.0 has been dubbed Stretch, an octopus that appears in the movie Toy STory. Now begins its development stage after Debian 8.0.
The Redmond company delivered on what it had promised long ago and released .NET Core for Linux. Also comes Visual Studio Code, a complete IDE.
F.Lux is a program that manipulates the brightness of our monitor depending on the geographical position and the time, adjusting it to ambient and natural light.
Kali Linux is a Linux distro designed for pentesting and computer security audits. The same as Parrot OS, another alternative for this niche.
pfSense 2.2.2 is the new version of a distribution oriented for PCs and servers to implement a free and professional Firewall. Based on FreeBSD.
Plank is a free dock that can be installed on your Linux distro to emulate Mac OS X environments. Now it will be included in the Ubuntu 15 repositories.
XFLR5 is a fairly professional and advanced software for airframe, wing and airfoil design. It is based on XFOIL and # Reynolds.
Elementary OS Freya is now available and ready for download, this distribution improves many features but maintains its MacOS look and functionality
Learning to program by playing is the goal of many projects, one of them being Makeblock's mBOT, a cheap and open source android for classrooms.
Windows 10 will be free, but now Microsoft is going further and opening a debate about opening the system code. An open-source Windows for the future.
Small tutorial for beginners on the basic installation of OpenSUSE 13.2 on our computer. The distribution is ideal for both novice and expert users.
We teach you how to transform a video into images frame by frame with a simple command thanks to the ffmpeg tool from the Linux terminal.
Able2Extract is an efficient, simple and professional tool for editing and converting documents into PDF. It is developed by Investintech.
Santoku Linux, along with Kali Linux and maybe DEFT, are three distributions that should be a must-have for a computer security auditor.
Gnome 3.16 has already been released, the latest stable version of the popular and popular Gnu / Linux desktop that incorporates more than 33.000 community changes.
Linux commands are something feared by some, but their power and importance in Unix environments make them essential. Webminal will help you with them.
One of the main novelties of Linux Mint Debian Edition 2 is that the distro will release Blueberry, its new Bluetooth configuration tool.
ClipIt is a project that inherits the advantages of Parcellite and that improves the functionality and experience to manage our clipboard in Linux
Windows 10 will introduce a new barrier for users to install alternative operating systems on their machines with SecureBoot. Is repeated.
Windows 93 is a fictional operating system written in HTML5 and Java to be used from any browser and that resembles Windows 95 with humor.
Samba 4.2.0 is the new stable version of this software that is now available for download and installation on different sharing platforms.
Calligra 2.9 is an office suite developed by the KDE group and based on Qt. It is multiplatform, free, free, professional and very complete.
Lakka is a built-in distribution for minipcs that transforms our minipc into a retro console with which we can play classic video games.
We offer you the best tips so that you can adapt and know how to choose your best distribution and help you in the first steps with Linux. Easy for you
Orange Pi Plus is a new Raspberry Pi clone that claims to rival it. The new board integrates an ARM-based Allwinner SoC and much more
We list the 8 free software courses that you can start now and a critical introduction to the intrusion of proprietary software in the classroom
LinSSID is an open source tool for Linux (based on Qt5) that allows us to scan Wi-Fi networks from an interesting graphical interface.
An authentic compilation of tricks for Linux that will not leave you indifferent. In a single post we offer you the best tricks and practices for your day to day
Ozon OS is a Linux distro that is being developed by members of two projects: Numix and NItrux. It focuses on graphic design and gaming.
Linux Lite is a lightweight Linux distro that can run on PCs with low-end or older hardware. And it can present a good alternative for XP
IBM mainframes already have a history, specifically half a century, and they continue to wage war. This time a new z13 with very powerful Linux is presented
The Ubuntu Software Center is one of the weak points of the Canonical distro due to its lack of update, but App Grid comes to solve it.
Meccano, the mythical toy company, presents a new open source robot called Meccanoid G15 KS to learn and create as always.
Material Design, the language created by Google to design interfaces in Android 5.0 Lollipop now jumps to Linux with Paper, an interesting project
Some robots and drones work thanks to Linux and other free software projects. In this article we analyze 5 of the most striking social robots
The DNIe is somewhat complicated to install, and even more so in the different Linux distributions. But this is a thing of the past thanks to Eloy García and his project
The new version of FreeNAS brings design improvements and also issues such as security or file sharing options.
There are many alternatives to Windows software that you can use on Linux so you don't miss anything from the Microsoft platform.
Caliber is an open source tool for managing ebooks, and also allows us to convert documents in PDF format to ePub in a simple way.
jCrypTool is a Java-based tool to learn cryptography in a graphical and simple way. With this tool we can learn for free
Google Play Downloader is used to download Android apps on Linux without depending on Google Play and register in its services to get the APKs
Netflix now has support for Ubuntu. The online movies and series platform lands in the Linux world, at least in the Canonical distribution
VANT, the Spanish firm with a clear commitment to free software, not only assembles computers with Linux, now it gives us a mouse and keyboard kit for Linux
The terminal is a widely used resource in the Linux world, and beyond the most recognized there are several very interesting ones. Let's meet Terminology.
Running Android apps on Linux, Windows or Mac OS X, among others, is already easy thanks to the Chrome browser and an extension called ARCHon runtime
It seems that the Ubuntu LInux distribution is the one that has been used to hack into Apple's iCloud accounts to steal nude photos of celebrities
This simple procedure that we show here allows us to restore the Raspberry Pi password in case we have forgotten it.
Ubuntu is number one in Android application development. It is the platform that most developers choose as their header system
Through this simple procedure we can protect the edition of the Grub2 configuration by entering the username and password.
ZX Spectrum was one of those Sinclair computers that marked an era. Now you can run their software thanks to this praa Linux emulator.
From Neux GNU Software they have wanted to provide a high quality business management software called RedFoX and available for any Linux distro
Robolinux is a distribution based on Debian Linux that can clone the Windows C: drive to fully virtualize it, thanks to a new tool.
Open-source licenses have variations between them and can lead to confusing concepts that many use even as synonyms without being it
Gummi is a program for editing technical / scientific documents and books in a professional way. It is a LaTeX editor available for GNU / Linux systems
His vs. sudo is a very trite topic on the net, now we bring you this article about its description and how these programs are used in Unix-like systems.
DOSBox is a fabulous MS-DOS emulator for different platforms, including Linux. It will help you to revive programs and games and run them again on your PC
Google Translate has a client implemented in AWK that can be run from the Linux terminal to translate your texts easily, without a web browser
SCO and its crusade against Linux is known to all and this crusade ranges from attacks on large companies to the code of C libraries like errno.h
Window manager, desktop environment, graphical server, are some of the concepts that we have to deal with on a daily basis. Here we clarify it
Microsoft Office could appear in 2014 for Linux. Although it is a strong rumor that runs like powder, it could soon be confirmed officially
Recursive acronyms have been widely used by programmers during the past decades, even many new projects have them, but they are
What are the names of the best programs in each category compatible for Linux. A multitude of very interesting alternatives that you should know
With Google2Ubuntu, which makes use of Google's speech recognition APIs, we can control our computer through the commands we dictate to it.
BSD vs. Linux, a classic of comparisons that has not always been detailed with caution and truthfulness. We clear your doubts and uncover the false myths
The offshoots of Microsoft's bosses Steve Ballmer and Bill Gates use Apple and Linux products. This rumor is widespread and still cannot be trusted
Anubis is an open source, web-based system for mining cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoins or BTCs or Litecoins or LTCs. Earn money online
Through these simple steps we can customize Grub to use the background image that we like the most and thus get out of the monotony.
The Raspberry Pi uses an SD as a physical storage medium and this means that being a flash memory, it deteriorates over time.
There are many operating systems that can be installed on the Raspberry Pi, mostly Linux distributions such as openSuSE 13.1
Simple procedure to move our local Dropbox folder to an external drive in Ubuntu.
Valve's distribution is now available for testing, and this time we show how to install a SteamOS session on Ubuntu.
The developers of Zorin OS 7 have already announced that it is officially available. It's an Ubuntu-based Linux distro with a Windows 7 look
Security and privacy are fundamental and a right for any citizen. To enforce them, we can use these Linux distributions.
Installing Guest Additions from Virtualbox allows us a much stronger integration between the hardware of the host machine and the virtual machine.
The end-of-line character in Linux or any Unix text files differs from DOS / Windows and therefore must be converted to avoid problems.
The Arch Linux developer community has made available to us a new version, Arch Linux 2013.11.01 of this famous distribution
OpenFOAM is a free software to work with fluids (CFD) in a professional way. It is available for different Linux distributions for free
Pipelight is a tool that offers Linux users a solution to replace Silverlight and thus enjoy Netflix and other services.
Gameduino 2 is an Arduino accessory that can transform our Arduino board into a classic game console and development kit of our own.
I have tried the old trick of changing the date of my Android device and it seems to work with the CIty Island video game for quick resources.
Dropbox has official and unofficial applications for handling graphically, but there is also a script for use from the Linux terminal.
Many times we are not aware of the amount of software that exists, much less the purpose of some curious programs. In Linux there are some
In this simple tutorial we will show you how to install the Arduino IDE and ArduBlock development environment so that you can carry out your projects with Arduino on Linux
GamePlay Football is the brainchild of Properly Decent. This soccer game for PC is Linux ready. The new version is Public Beta Release 08.
Currently Linux is not very widespread in home computers, however in other sectors it sweeps. To find out who uses Linux we will show you
PPSSPP is an open source and multiplatform project that allows you to emulate the Sony PSP console to run your games on PC and more platforms.
Intel C ++ Compiler is the compiler for the Cpp language that works natively on Android in its special edition v13.0
The C4 Engine graphics engine is the creation of Terathon Software so that you can create video games on your Linux operating system.
Many have Android as an open source software project, but the reality is different. Android is not a 100% open-source system, only partly
Vinagre 3.9.5 is the new remote access client update that is officially used in GNOME. Among the improvements is the API, bug fix
Tianhe-2 is a Chinese supercomputer running Linux for research. In 2013, it was ranked 1 on the Top500 lists as the most powerful in the world.
MongoDB is a NoSQL database management system that aims to provide a good alternative to SQLs such as MariaDB, MySQL, SkySQL databases, etc.
Tutorial that explains in a simple way how to record your desktop from Linux with ffmpeg and little else, without specialized programs for screen recording
ProjectLibre is project management software for companies that aims to compete with Microsoft Project. It is also multiplatform and very complete
After a long wait and a long development, the creation of Wheezy, the new Debian 7.0, has ended, which will give much to talk about for its improvements
Wubi can present serious problems for the performance and stability of our Ubuntu system. Dual boot between Windows 8 and Linux is another danger.
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Luis Iván Cuende, hacker co-founder of Holalabs and creator of the Asturix Linux distribution, answers our questions in an interesting interview
If you are passionate about programming and you are also an expert in Linux, this is your moment. Workers are currently needed to fill the free vacancies of the sector
The first device with UbuntuPhone OS installed is expected in 2014, but we already know the first requirements proposed by Canonical.
Linux.com article with the 7 best Linux distributions in this year 2012 based on the experience and personal opinion of the author.
We show you the different ways to collaborate in a free software project. We can also contribute our bit.
A website where you can download free music legally is The Free Music Archive, an extensive free music library.
Linux or Windows. It is the eternal question, the eternal debate (between good and evil?). Find out which operating system is better and why.
Aironux is a program to download free music in direct download. It is not necessary to wait for seeds or connections from other users.
Brief history of Linux. Summary of how Linus Torvalds created the Linux operating system. What were your motivations and how did you manage to create it?
With the chattr command in Linux we can make it difficult for a malicious intruder to interact with our files and damage the computer.
Small list with some of the instant messaging applications available for Linux. Then you choose the one you like the most.
The acronym LPI stands for "Linux Professional Institute", and it is a non-profit organization dedicated to the certification of Linux professionals.
Today there are many possibilities when choosing free software for SMEs and freelancers. It is a field that has advanced a lot and we have numerous applications within the reach of a click.
Richard Stallman, the creator of the Free Software movement, explains in this video what Free Software is, and makes a special analysis on why schools should only use Free Software.
Microsoft has tried to explain the operation of the controversial UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) boot system and the company says that it can be activated (or not) depending on the intentions of the equipment manufacturers and users.
We reached the end of the installment on Grub notations, obviously there are many more but we have only stopped to explain the most important ones about Grub starting and that usually interfere with almost all the problems that are reported of corruption.
GRUB has its own notation, which is very similar, although somewhat different from the general notation that a typical Linux user might present.
GRUB is one of the most important parts of Linux, but it can also be one of the most troublesome. In this article we explain what it is and how it works from the simplest perspective.
PeaZip is one of the most complete free compressors for Linux. This Free Software program is compatible with the most popular formats such as: GZip, Tar, Zip, 7z, BZip2.
Jdownloader is a free download manager that allows you to download files from the main hosting sites such as RapidShare, Megaupload, DepositFiles, Gigasize, Filesonic, Fileserve, Mediafire, etc.
Free or open source software can be under different use licenses, the fact that a software is classified as free does not automatically make it free software, so it is advisable to know the types of license that are handled in this type of Software to better understand how it works.
Social networks are now widely used by society in general, and by the elderly in particular. The percentage of people over 65 years of age who are launching into the world of new technologies is increasing.
Basic differences between Windows and Linux. Both operating systems have their advantages and disadvantages. In this article we analyze them so that you can start to create your own opinion.
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What are backports and what are they used for in GNU / Linux? A simple explanation about its usefulness.
Using metadata, built-in Linux Kernel and KDE functions, we can enhance our desktop to make it semantic with Nepomuk
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Talk given on Digital Inclusion at the ITU Conference - T Kaleidoscope
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Basic console applications to get around Linux. e-mail, music, MSN, gtalk, Twitter, browser, etc.
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Comparison between Xfce and LXDE desktop environments. They are not window managers, they are desktop environments, light, yes.
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In PC World magazine they reviewed the 7 Big Reasons People Quit Linux. I was going to check the ...
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In February I complained about the hundreds of existing distros on the market since the excess (with many distros ...
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Microsoft buys, Chile sells. That was the headline, back in the middle of 2007 of the blogs for an agreement ...
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I had a feeling that this Tiny Core Linux was something good and no, not because it weighs either, I mean, it is also something brilliant, ...
Microsoft decides to discontinue its Visual FoxPro product and, to the delight of the programmers who use it, promises to release portions of its code under an open source license
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Basic testing on Elive Gem with E17, a highly elegant but functional distro?
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Basic review of the topics that will be discussed in the cycle called Windows Day, Microsoft's online event
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Operation of a P2P type network versus a client-server structure
Basic security references regarding the operating system and the user
Windows 7 benefits GNU / Linux, you just have to know how to look
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There are few games for Linux and one of the reasons may be that there are few potential customers, which puts the video game industry back when it comes to launching its novelties for Linux.
What is a Hacker? With this little quiz, you will find out how much you actually know about hackers.
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OpenDocument, a standardization for office automation file formats as opposed to Microsoft products
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basic features of Elive Gem, a distribution known for its beautiful interface using Enlightenment
Possible types of accounts in Linux, their scope and advantages.
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User accounts in Windows, a basic way to protect your computer and users
YaST an administrative tool in OpenSUSE that facilitates the management of our system
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Internet Explorer, a fundamental part of the Windows operating system
Basics before installing Linux on a Windows pc, how to defragment and partition the hard drive
Basic list of tools that can help us install Linux on a Windows PC
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Concept differences in the use of free software and proprietary software
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first basic commands in the linux console, testing Linux from the liveCD
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