Preview of Ubuntu Zesty Zapus 17.04: Paint drying version & how to upgrade

Ubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zapus Logo

Let’s get it out of the way first, here are the new features that are just about to hit us from Canonical, with the latest version, Ubuntu 17.04, Zesty Zapus. The expected release date, Thursday April […]

Howto: What is Git and Github? How do I use it and why should I care?

Git Logo

Git was made by Linus Torvalds in 2005, originally as version control software to better enable contributors to upload code to the Linux kernel. Git is a version control system. Sometimes referred to as an SCM […]

How to install Linux on a Macintosh and dual boot with macOS

Got one of those shiny Mac laptops, but Linux has you realising computer freedom is best? This is the definitive guide! Using a Macintosh is (mainly) a delight. The hardware is solid, fast, and beautiful, but […]

Solus OS: The desktop your girlfriend might like (Video Review)

Solus 1.2.1 Screenshot

Yep, you read the title right! Solus is officially the desktop that you could sit in front of your significant other. She (or he) could probably pick it up, say “ooh, this looks nice”, and […]

Monthly Tutorials: Handy Tutorials for March

As much as possible, the Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide scours the net to find the best in guides, tips, tricks and tutorials. This month, we've found the following guides which you'll no doubt find helpful.

As much as possible, the Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide scours the net to find the best in guides, tips, tricks and tutorials. This month, we’ve found the following guides which you’ll no doubt find helpful. […]

Screencast recording with Green Recorder

Green Recorder Screencaster

Ever fancied recording your very own video tutorials like those here at The Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide? Well, there’s a new app for that in town that the folks over at OMGUbuntu wholeheartedly recommend. You […]

Microsoft get Skyped up about Linux

Skype For Linux (Alpha)

Back in July, Microsoft announced through their community channel that they had been working on a version of Skype for Linux. This isn’t the first time that Linux has had Skype, but it is the first […]