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Deepin 20 Review: The Gorgeous Linux Distro Becomes Even More Beautiful (and Featureful)

Deepin is one of the most beautiful Linux distributions based on the stable branch of Debian and with the latest release of version 20, it’s better than ever before. There are a bunch of changes and visual improvements that makes it a wonderful Linux distribution. In this article, I’m going to take a look at […]

Open Usage Commons: Google’s Initiative to Manage Trademark for Open Source Projects Runs into Controversy

Back in July, Google announced a new organization named Open Usage Commons. The aim of the organization is to help “projects protect their project identity through programs such as trademark management and usage guidelines”. Google believes that “creating a neutral, independent ownership for these trademarks gives contributors and consumers peace of mind regarding their use […]

GNOME 3.38 is Here With Customizable App Grid, Performance Improvements and Tons of Other Changes

GNOME 3.36 brought some much-needed improvements along with a major performance boost. Now, after 6 months, we’re finally here with GNOME 3.38 with a big set of changes. GNOME 3.38 Key Features Here are the main highlight of GNOME 3.38 codenamed Orbis: Subscribe to our YouTube channel for more Linux videos Customizable App Menu The […]

KeePassXC is An Amazing Community Driven Open Source Password Manager [Not Cloud Based]

Brief: KeePassXC is a useful open-source cross-platform password manager that doesn’t compromise on features even if it’s not a cloud-based tool. Here, we take a quick look at it. KeePassXC: A Cross-Platform Open Source Password Manager KeePassXC is a community fork of KeePassX which aims to be a cross-platform port for KeePass Password Safe (available […]

Linux Jargon Buster: What is a Long Term Support (LTS) Release? What is Ubuntu LTS?

In Linux world, specially when it comes to Ubuntu, you’ll come across the term LTS (long term support). If you’re an experienced Linux user, you probably know the various aspects of a Linux distribution like an LTS release. But, new users or less tech-savvy users may not know about it. In this chapter of Linux […]

Shutdown Taking Too Long? Here’s How to Investigate and Fix Long Shutdown Time in Linux

Your Linux system is taking too long to shut down? Here are the steps you can take to find out what is causing the delayed shutdown and fix the issue. I hope you are a tad bit familiar with the sigterm and sigkill concept. When you shut down your Linux system, it sends the sigterm […]

The New YubiKey 5C NFC Security Key Lets You Use NFC to Easily Authenticate Your Secure Devices

If you are extra cautious about securing your online accounts with the best possible authentication method, you probably know about Yubico. They make hardware authentication security keys to replace two-factor authentication and get rid of the password authentication system for your online accounts. Basically, you just plug the security key on your computer or use […]

How to Install Ubuntu Server on a Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is the best-known single-board computer. Initially, the scope of the Raspberry Pi project was targeted to the promotion of teaching of basic computer science in schools and in developing countries. Its low cost, portability and very low power consumption, made the models far more popular than anticipated. From weather station to home […]