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5 of the Best Linux Remote Desktop Apps to Remotely Access a Computer

  • Make Tech Easier; By Ada Ivanova (Posted by damien on May 20, 2017 2:39 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
Remote desktop apps allow you to access a computer anywhere in the world. Here are 5 of the best remote desktop apps for Linux that you can use.

4 Great Linux Distros Designed for Privacy and Security

  • Make Tech Easier; By Ryan Lynch (Posted by damien on May 19, 2017 8:16 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
There are plenty of Linux distros out there, each with a different focus. Here are some of the best Linux distros designed for privacy and security. Check them out!

How to Send and Receive SMS on Linux with KDE Connect

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 18, 2017 10:35 AM EDT)
  • Groups: KDE, Linux, Ubuntu
KDE Connect is a killer little app that allows your Linux PC to send and receive text messages through your Android phone. Learn how to install it on Ubuntu.

How to Save the Output of a Command to a File in Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 16, 2017 8:14 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Logging from the command line in Linux is important. There are a number of ways to save both output and errors from command into files on Linux. Learn about them here.

How to Scan APK Files and Check If They Have a Virus

  • Make Tech Easier; By Ayo Isaiah (Posted by damien on May 15, 2017 3:39 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Android
For some Android phones sideloading apps may be the only way to get new apps. For such cases, you may want to scan APK files for a virus before installing. Here’s how.

Top 5 Ebook Authoring Tools for Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 13, 2017 7:05 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
Digital publication is booming. Discover the top free open-source ebook authoring tools available for Linux, and choose the best one for your ebook.

How to Install Wine Staging on Ubuntu Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 9, 2017 3:30 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Ubuntu
Wine Staging contains loads of improvements and patches to help Linux users run their favorite games better than ever before. Learn how to install it on Ubuntu!

How to Install the Latest AMDGPU-PRO Drivers on Ubuntu

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 5, 2017 11:15 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Ubuntu
AMDGPU-PRO is AMD’s graphics driver for professional users, but it’s also great for gamers. Learn how to install it on Ubuntu Linux.

How to Make Gnome Shell Look Like Unity

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on May 4, 2017 4:40 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Ubuntu
Canonical has decided to abandon the Unity desktop and embrace Gnome. If you are a fan of the Unity desktop, you can easily make Gnome Shell look like Unity. Here’s how.

How to Turn Any Website into an App on Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Ayo Isaiah (Posted by damien on May 3, 2017 9:51 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Instead of visiting a website on a browser, you can turn it into a web app and launch it like an app. Here is how you can turn websites into apps in Linux.

How to Install Discord on Ubuntu Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on May 1, 2017 2:46 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Ubuntu
Discord is a massively popular text and voice chat client for gamers, and luckily it is available for Linux. Learn how to install Discord on Ubuntu.

How to Play Wii Games on Ubuntu with Dolphin

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on Apr 29, 2017 10:44 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
There are plenty of great games for Linux and loads more if you count the ones emulators make available. The open source Dolphin emulator brings a huge chunk of the Wii ecosystem to Linux, and that includes plenty of Gamecube titles, too.

How to Easily Set Up Third Party DNS on Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 28, 2017 10:02 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Are you looking to switch to a third-party DNS for a better and safer Internet connection? Here’s how you can set up a third-party DNS on Linux.

How to Install Deb Package in Arch Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 26, 2017 12:11 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Arch, Linux
If you have a need to install Deb packages in Arch Linux, here we outline three ways that you can install the application.

10 Alternatives to Your Favorite Windows Apps on Chrome OS

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 25, 2017 10:11 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
For those who have switched to Chrome OS from Windows, this article will go over some of the popular alternatives to Windows apps for Chrome OS.

How to Set Up Your Own Linux Photo Management System with Lychee

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 23, 2017 11:16 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Ubuntu
Ever wanted to have your own self-hosted Linux photo management system? Lychee is a tool that allows users to upload and catalog their photo collections.

10 Awesome Games You Can Play on Your Chromebook

While Chromebook is not a typical gaming machine, there are still plenty of games you can play on it. Here are ten awesome games for Chromebook that you can play.

How to Install and Set Up Rocket Chat, a Self-Hosted Alternative to Slack

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 15, 2017 7:49 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
For those who are looking for a self-hosted alternative to Slack, Rocket Chat is one of the best. Here’s how to install and set up Rocket Chat on your server.

5 Great Steam Alternatives for Linux

  • Make Tech Easier; By Derrik Diener (Posted by damien on Apr 13, 2017 12:13 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
If you are not a fan of Steam, there is plenty of other software for you to manage your games. Here are 5 Steam alternatives for Linux.

Ubuntu Abandoning Unity in Favor of GNOME: What This Means

  • Make Tech Easier; By Miguel Leiva-Gomez (Posted by damien on Apr 11, 2017 10:25 AM EDT)
  • Groups: GNOME, Linux, Ubuntu
After a long while, Ubuntu is looking to abandon Unity in favor of the Gnome desktop for Ubuntu 18.04. What does this mean, and what’s its impact to its users? Let’s find out.

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