endless os
Endless OS is likely the easiest operating system platform you’ll ever experience. Jack Wallen explains.

Endless OS: A Unique Take on Linux That’s Perfect for New Users

You may not have heard of Endless OS. It happens to be the platform that powers Endless Computers (which includes the uniquely shaped, Endless One)....
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Best Linux Distros for Gaming in 2017

Linux can be used for everything, including gaming. When it comes to Linux gaming and distros, you have many options to choose from. We hand-picked...
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Jack Wallen looks at the similarities and differences between Unity and GNOME to help Unity users effortlessly make the transition.

Getting to Know GNOME (From a Unity Perspective)

Unless you’ve lost all network connections over the past couple of weeks, you know the big news: Canonical announced it was dropping Ubuntu Unity and...
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Docker Debuts Containerized Kit for Building Linux Distros

Today Docker unveiled LinuxKit and the Moby Project, a pair of projects that are intended to allow operating system vendors, do-it-yourselfers, and...
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Hardened Node.js Distro Comes to Docker-Friendly Alpine Linux

NodeSource primes its enterprise-oriented NSolid Node.js distro for Docker containers. NodeSource is releasing a distribution of its enterprise-level...
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Ubuntu 17.04: The Bittersweet Linux Release

It's been a heck of a month for Canonical, Ubuntu Linux's parent company. The company dropped its smartphone and tablet plans. This, in turn, ended...
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Workstation Security
This article in our workstation security series covers essential steps for post-installation hardening.

9 Ways to Harden Your Linux Workstation After Distro Installation

Learn how to work from anywhere and keep your data, identity, and sanity. DOWNLOAD NOW So far in this series, we’ve walked through security...
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Bodhi Linux
Jack Wallen says the Bodhi Linux experience is like glimpsing Linux’s past, while remaining grounded in the present.

Bodhi Linux 4.1.0: Like Visiting an Old Friend

When I first started working with Linux, some 20 years ago, I sat in wonder at how much I could do. It seemed the roof had been lifted away and the...
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Canonical Reportedly Slashing Jobs, Seeking Outside Investment

Following news of Ubuntu abandoning Unity 8 there are now reports of headcount reductions happening at Canonical and Mark Shuttleworth eyeing...
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Ubuntu Rejoins the GNOME Fold

Today we all read the announcement of Ubuntu's decision to refocus on cloud and IoT activities, dropping Unity 8 to move back to a GNOME-based...
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