Distributions

The Best Rising Linux Distros in 2018

Linux is built for tinkering and experimentation, which means it’s always morphing and changing. New distros are popping up all the time, because all...
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The Most Popular Linux Desktop Programs Are...

LinuxQuestions, one of the largest internet Linux groups with 550,000 members, has just posted the results from its latest survey of desktop Linux ...
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MX Linux 17: An Upgraded Distro Made for Beginners

This powerful operating system's efficient performance, intuitive interface, and exceptional collection of apps make it a top choice for all users....
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Linux kernel
Konstantin Ryabitsev explains which Linux kernel versions are considered "stable" and how to choose what's right for you.

Which Linux Kernel Version Is ‘Stable’?

Almost every time Linus Torvalds releases a new mainline Linux kernel, there's inevitable confusion about which kernel is the "stable" one now. Is it...
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Linux distros for devs
Jack Wallen looks at some of the best LInux distributions for development efforts.

The 5 Best Linux Distributions for Development

When considering Linux, there are so many variables to take into account. What package manager do you wish to use? Do you prefer a modern or old-...
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Containers versus Operating Systems

The most popular docker base container image is either busybox, or scratch. This is driven by a movement that is equal parts puritanical and...
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Jack Wallen shares his picks for Linux distros that are simple for anyone to install and use right away.

Top 3 Linux Distributions That ‘Just Work’

Twenty years ago, when I first started using Linux, finding a distribution that worked, out of the box, was an impossible feat. Not only did the...
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You GNOME it: Windows and Apple Devs Get a Compelling Reason to Turn to Linux

The biggest open source story of 2017 was unquestionably Canonical's decision to stop developing its Unity desktop and move Ubuntu to the GNOME Shell...
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Linux distros 2018
Jack Wallen shares his picks for the best Linux distributions for 2018.

The Best Linux Distributions for 2018

It’s a new year and the landscape of possibility is limitless for Linux. Whereas 2017 brought about some big changes to a number of Linux...
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Check out the the best articles of 2017 on Linux.com.

Best of Linux.com: Top 20 Articles from 2017

In reviewing the top-performing articles published on Linux.com in 2017, it’s easy to see that readers are interested in articles covering various...
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