Linux

Linux is the best-known and most-used open source operating system. As an operating system, Linux is software that sits underneath all of the other software on a computer, receiving requests from those programs and relaying these requests to the computer’s hardware. Learn more on our what is Linux resource page.

Asian Penguins turn program into a Linux success

Asian Penguins turn program into a Linux success
A failed Windows laptop program at The Community School of Excellence was turned by the Asian Penguins into a Linux success.Read more

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux
Learn about four command-line tools for Linux that can easily handle many of your basic (and not-so-basic) image manipulation tasks.Read more

A Linux user's guide to Logical Volume Management

Logical Volume Management (LVM)
Managing disk space has always been a significant task for sysadmins. In this guide, learn how LVM can make managing storage easier.Read more

3 open source alternatives to PowerPoint

Open source alternatives to PowerPoint
Looking to give a presentation? Want to use an open source tool to design it? Check out these great open source alternatives to PowerPoint.Read more

Linux helped me grow as a musician

Linux helped me grow as a musician
How I started using Linux for everything, especially making music.Read more

4 desktop note-taking applications for getting stuff done

4 desktop note-taking applications for getting stuff done
A look at four open source note taking applications for organizing your life.Read more

10 reasons to use Flowblade on Linux as your video editor

10 reasons to use Flowblade on Linux as your video editor
Flowblade is a surprisingly effective and efficient video editor for Linux.Read more

3 alternatives to Nero for Linux CD and DVD burning

3 alternatives to Nero for Linux CD and DVD burning
Do you still use CDs, DVDs, or other physical media? Are you looking for an application to help you create new discs? These open source tools can...Read more