Linux is all about freedom and choice and Ubuntu is definitely a large part of it. The default Ubuntu is pretty enough but in case you want to look at alternative environments which improve the eye-candy, read on.
There are many reasons why you might want to use a Windows and Linux machine together. For instance, you might wish to connect them across a network or with an Ethernet cable, or simply share files between the two computers to use for word processing or other regular tasks.
Just because you’re using a Mac and a Linux computer in the same department, business or project doesn’t mean that you cannot use them together. There are various ways of sharing data between the platforms, from using cross-compatible files to closer integration with emulation and virtualization.
Customization is at the heart of the Linux operating system and there are numerous projects out there which are dedicated towards providing a full-fledged desktop solution for old hardware, tablets, netbooks and other mobile devices. We list some of the best lightweight desktop environments here.
Need to give your geeky Linux friend a cool gift this holiday, maybe stuffed penguins or uber-cool t-shirts? Or perhaps you want to buy computer hardware which is fully compatible with Linux. You’ve come to the right place. Here, we suggest a list of Linux ready gifts for the holiday season.
University registration is an important process, but perhaps only occurs once or twice a year at most universities. Commercial software for student registrations can be expensive. It is worth considering the Linux alternatives.
Various CAD packages are available for Linux, each offering a slightly different set of features and functions. As such you should be able to find a CAD application that suits your requirements from the list below.
This article lists the best GNOME-shell and GTK themes which are worth looking at. Though there are numerous themes out there, we have listed only the best. Keep an eye on this article as this page will be updated as artists create more themes for the most popular Linux desktop environment.
This is a detailed guide to Ubuntu Unity and explains in detail all the features of the new software. Watch this article closely as this will be frequently updated with new features as Unity improves. Everything you wanted to know about the new shell developed by Canonical is here,
Symantec Backup Exec is a proprietary data backup and recovery program which runs on Linux as well as Windows. It officially supports SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and Red Hat Enterprise Linux, but runs on a variety of distributions.