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GNOME Announces Community Engagement Challenge Offering up to $65,000 in Rewards

It’s always good to see several competitions or challenges trying to promote Free and Open-Source Software (FOSS) more than ever. In a recent effort by GNOME with the help of Endless, they announced the inaugural GNOME Community Engagement Challenge. This Community Challenge is a part of their original announcement of coding education challenge for which […]

How to Create Templates in LibreOffice to Save Time and Increase Productivity

Creating a template in LibreOffice can save you some time for the documents that you use often. It can be a letter, a financial spreadsheet or even a presentation. Time is one factor that a template can save and on the other hand it provides consistency where a group of people in an organization work […]

New Linux Distribution UbuntuDDE Brings The Beautiful Deepin Desktop to Ubuntu

Deepin is a beautiful desktop environment with an intuitive UI. UbuntuDDE project combines the power of Ubuntu and the beauty of Deepin. Deepin Desktop Environment (DDE) is a beautiful desktop environment created by the developers of Deepin Linux. Initially, Deepin Linux was based on Ubuntu but later they switched to Debian. Deepin Desktop Environment in […]

Bitwarden: A Free & Open Source Password Manager

Brief: Bitwarden is a popular open-source password manager. Here, we take a look at what it has to offer. Bitwarden is a free and open-source password manager. You might remember that earlier we listed it as one of the best password managers available for Linux. Personally, I’ve been using Bitwarden as my password manager across […]

Bodhi Linux 5.1 Review: Slightly Different Lightweight Linux

Bodhi Linux is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. Unlike most other distributions, Bodhi uses its own Moksha desktop and focuses on providing you a minimal setup to run on older computers. What is Bodhi Linux? Bodhi Start Page Bodhi Linux was first introduced in 2011. It is designed with “minimalism, resource efficiency, and […]

With ProtonMail Bridge, You Can Now Use Encrypted Email With any Desktop Email Client

Switzerland based ProtonMail is one of the best secure email services for privacy-concerned users with a focus on providing open source solution. Apart from encrypted email service, they also provide a free VPN service in the form of ProtonVPN. Providing the same encrypted email service through desktop client was a problem. To solve that problem, […]

Meet LBRY, A Blockchain-based Decentralized Alternative to YouTube

LBRY is a new Blockchain-based, open source platform for sharing digital content. It is gaining popularity as a decentralized alternative to YouTube but LBRY is more than just a video sharing service. LBRY is an open source blockchain based platform for content sharing At the core of it, LBRY is a new protocol which is […]