A couple of months ago, I got word of a project that an acquaintance of mine as working on. Information given to me was very vague at the time because the technical details of the project were still under wraps until there was something substantial worthy of being released. The project under heavy development did […]
Snowlinux 4, code name ‘Frosty’ has been released. It is based upon Ubuntu 13.04 ‘Raring Ringtail’. It has MATE 1.6 (default desktop environment) and Cinnamon 1.8. While MATE 1.6 was mostly improved technically, Cinnamon 1.8 was improved with an unified control center and an own screensaver. Snowlinux 4 “Frosty” uses the latest technologies and has […]
ProxmoxVE is a complete open-source virtualization management solution for servers. It is based on KVM and container-virtualization and manages virtual machines, storage, virtualized networks, and HA Clustering. Proxmox VE 3.0 is released. It’s based on the great Debian 7.0 release and introduces a great new feature set – VM Templates and Clones. Under the hood, […]
LibreOffice 4.1 Beta 1 has finally arrived and once again highlights the exceptional talent of the 600+ developers working under the aegis of The Document Foundation to build one of the greatest office productivity on the open source program.
The Chakra team has announced the release of Chakra GNU/Linux 2013.05, an updated release of the project’s desktop Linux distribution for 64-bit computers. This new release includes some existing new features: 1. Oktopi, a promising graphical interface for Pacman which has recently reached the stable repositories, is now installed by default. 2. kio-mtp, which brings […]
I recently posted an article about How to Play Music from the Command Line, but today am going to tell about a more interactive way of doing it. Music On Console(MOC) Player is a console audio player with ncurses interface which supports OGG, WAV, MP3, and other audio formats. Installing MOC player $ sudo apt-get […]
I never had plans to test out Linux Mint 15 “Olivia”. But when word came about the office that it had gone stable and was now available, I decided to give it a try anyway. The release is quite bizarre because at the time of writing this article there has been no Release Announcement on […]
Tor (The Onion Router) browser makes things more difficult to trace our Internet activities. Using Tor, we can keep our identity more secure around the Internet. In simple words, you can surf the Internet anonymously and it’s difficult to find what you’re doing on the internet by your ISP and network administrators. Once you install, […]