Linux:Linux is a generic term referring to Unix-like computer operating systems based on the Linux kernel. Their development is one of the most prominent examples of free and open source software collaboration; typically all the underlying source code can be used, freely modified, and redistributed by anyone under the terms of the GNU GPL and other free licenses. My interest in Linux is because It is open source and best for security purpose. Here are my Bookmarks of last year which may be considered as best posts and articles on Linux last year.
Is Ubuntu usable enough for a non-tech-savvy girlfriend yet? on ContentConsumer WordPress. The author asks his girlfriend to perform simple tasks using a fresh Ubuntu installation. It’s surprising how some of the simple things we assume to be easy are actually hard for someone who’s never used Linux.
Run Linux inside Windows on AndLinux. andLinux is a complete Ubuntu Linux system running seamlessly in Windows 2000 based systems (2000, XP, 2003, Vista [32-bit only]).
69 Linux-Unix cheat sheets – The ultimate collection on Scottklarr. Here is The ultimate collection of cheat sheets for linux users.
Biggest Unix Cheat Sheet on CB.VU. Here is a nice a collection of Unix/Linux/BSD commands and tasks which are useful for IT work or for advanced users.
10 things I’ve overheard about my Linux laptop while on public Transportation on ArsGeek. Here writer have been taking the train to work for 4 years now. It’s a 45 minute rambling ride in which I usually either read a book, sleep, or grab his laptop loaded up with Ubuntu and get some stuff done.
GEARS+ANDROID+CHROME+LINUX: Everything Makes Sense Now! on LinuxJournal. Chrome — Google’s new superbrowser — is cream on the top of a new mobile software stack. Let’s call it GACL, for Gears, Android and Chrome on Linux.
The 7 Deadly Linux Commands on Junauza. If you are new to Linux, chances are you will meet a stupid person perhaps in a forum or chat room that can trick you into using commands that will harm your files or even your entire operating system.
10 Things Songbird Does That iTunes Can’t on AudiJungle Blog. Here you will get the things that is saying that Songbird aims to give the power back to the people.
Learn 10 good UNIX usage habits on IBM. Adopt 10 good habits that improve your UNIX® command line efficiency — and break away from bad usage patterns in the process.
What can you do with a second Ethernet port? on Linux.com. If you have two Ethernet jacks or one Ethernet and one Wi-Fi. Tossing in a second adapter is an inexpensive way for the manufacturer to add another bullet point to the product description — but what exactly are you supposed to. Then get answers here.
Top 25 Linux Games on RanGit. Here is 25 Linux Games selection. It has some pretty games.
How to Optimize A Fresh Ubuntu Installation on Wired. Making the leap to Linux? Trick out your freshly installed desktop OS with the free software programs listed in their guide.
1337! 5 Killer PC Games playable on Ubuntu: Hardy Heron on VGpro. Is hell officially freezing over? Can it be that its actually being easy to game on Linux?! Here are 5 PC games that you can EASILY play on the upcoming Ubuntu release: Hardy Heron. Links to some valuable Ubuntu gaming resources are given at the end.
Which OS do you prefer? on Engadget. Here see how many people really prefer Linux over the other OS’s.
Why Use Linux? on PCMech. Get here somewhat heated discussion about why Linux is a viable alternative desktop OS.
25 Reasons to Convert to Linux on BevllevueLinux. Businesses, educational institutions, governmental agencies and other organizations around the world are converting their computer operating systems from Microsoft Windows to Linux at an increasing pace.
What Happens When You Call Microsoft Support To Remove Linux on Fsckin. Microsoft will willingly help me uninstall Linux, they even have a Knowledgebase article on how to do it, and all I would need to do is tell them I’m having some problems following the KB article, and they will (hopefully) guide me through the process.
The Light Side Of Linux on LinuxHaxor. The History, Jokes, Easter Eggs and Comic Strips. The light side of Linux you didn’t know about.
10 Tips for After You Install or Upgrade Ubuntu on Tombuntu. Here is 10 great, simple, and easy to follow tips with instructions for new and old Ubuntu users!
The 10 Best Linus Torvalds Quotes on BusinessReviewOnline. Here is the 10 best best quotes from the father of Linux? CBR magazine thinks it has the answers!
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Linux Users on Hehe2. Here writer has compiled a list of 7 habits that I feel someone has told me when I started out. I believe that getting into these habits will make the Linux experience more secure, convenient, educational, and ultimately more enjoyable.
Why schools should exclusively use free software on GNU. There are general reasons why all computer users should insist on free software. But there are special reasons that apply to schools.
35 top Linux distros out there, and how they got their name on Hehe2. if you ever wondered what your favorite Linux distro means, you will probably find the explanation here.
20 Things to do after installing Ubuntu Linux on Knowliz. Here writer heve a list based on writer’s choice and requirement, your taste and requirements might vary. But these mentioned applications are Best in Class for Ubuntu loving people.
Doing on Linux that you can’t do with Windows or on a Mac! on Matthewhelmke. Writer has compiled a list of things he thought of and emailed it to my friend…then he thought he would post it here for future reference.
Explained: 9 useful Linux commands everyone should use! on HowToGeek. In this article we’re going over 9 must know linux terminal commands.
The top 10 greatest geeks of all time on ItNews. Guess who’s number one?
10 Best Hacking and Security Software Tools for Linux on Junauza. Linux is a hacker’s dream computer operating system. It supports tons of tools and utilities for cracking passwords, scanning network vulnerabilities, and detecting possible intrusions.
10 mistakes new Linux administrators make on TechRepublic Blog. If you’re new to Linux, a few common mistakes are likely to get you into trouble. Learn about them up front so you can avoid major problems as you become increasingly Linux-savvy.
45 Linux Viruses Found! on MrUbuntu.Writer writes that Whilst browsing the web the other day, he found that he had 45 viruses… on my Ubuntu machine!
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