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Posts Tagged ‘linux’



Ubuntu & What Else? Part 2

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Our continuing look at the Linux-based systems that could have you saying goodbye to Windows forever. Continue reading

Ubuntu… And What Else? Part 1

Monday, August 25th, 2014

We’ve talked a bit about Ubuntu, but there are other Linux-based systems that could work for you. Let’s check them out. Continue reading

How Long Does OS Support Last?

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

How long are operating systems supported? We compare Windows, Mac OS & Linux policies. Continue reading

Can I Get Anti-Virus For Linux Mint?

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Terri wants to know what type of anti-virus she needs for her Linux Mint operating system. Continue reading

Pick Your Ubuntu Flavor: Part 2

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Part 2 of our look at the flavors of Ubuntu. Find the one that works for you. Continue reading

Nearly a third of secure sites on the web could be affected by a security flaw that could allow hackers to see your credit card, passwords and other private information. Continue reading

Learn how to run Ubuntu and Windows on the same computer in four easy steps. This is a great solution for those who don’t want to part with XP. Continue reading

Does Ubuntu Have A Firewall?

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Joyce wants to know if Linux Ubuntu offers a firewall. We explain in a quick tip. Continue reading

Get to know Linux Ubuntu a little bit better by learning all about the Unity taskbar and what it can do for you. Continue reading

Hello Ubuntu – Nice To Meet You

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Get to know Linux Ubuntu. An introduction to this free, streamlined operating system that could make you forget about Windows. Continue reading

Learn more about Wine – a program that allows you to run Windows programs o Linux Ubuntu. Continue reading

Learn how to run Windows programs on Linux Ubuntu in our special 2-part series. Continue reading

If you make the switch to Linux Ubuntu, will people using Windows or Mac systems be able to read your documents? We look at the productivity options. Continue reading

Replace XP With Linux Ubuntu: Part 3

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

We wrap up our tutorial on replacing Windows XP with Linux Ubuntu. Continue reading

Replacing XP With Linux Ubuntu: Part 2

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Replacing Windows XP with Linux Ubuntu: part 2 of our special series Continue reading

Replacing XP With Linux Ubuntu: Part 1

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Thinking about replacing XP with Linux Ubuntu? We walk you through the process step-by-step. Continue reading

Robert and Janet are both considering switching to Ubuntu, but first they want to know if they can find a media player. Continue reading

If I Switch To Linux, Can I Keep My Icons?

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Dennis is thinking about switching from XP to Ubuntu, but he has a question first. Can he keep his desktop icons? Continue reading

f.lux

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Is your computer keeping you up late? f.lux is free software that warms up your computer display at night, to match your indoor lighting. Continue reading

How does a free alternative to Windows XP sound? With Microsoft pulling support, now’s the time to think about switching from Wndos to Linux. Continue reading

Apps Battle Insomnia, Give Eyes A Break

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Learn about software that battle insomnia when you are using your smartphones, tablets and PCs Continue reading

Paul from MN writes:

I was surfing the web and came across a free computer operating system called Ubuntu. It says it is as good or better then the standard ones –  claiming it cannot be infected by spyware, viruses, or be hacked.

Have you heard of it and what are

Fetchnotes

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Fetchnotes is a Twitter inspired app for Windows, Android, iOS, Mac, Linux and web to take down notes with ease. Continue reading

MariO

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Enjoy the classic Super Mario Bros game combined with the puzzle solving of Portal in this free downloadable game! Continue reading

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