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 […]

Video Guide of how to install elementaryOS (Loki) + Review

elementaryOS

ElementaryOS is a really popular Linux distro for new users. It looks and feels like macOS. It’s fast, free and slick. It’s loosely based on Ubuntu (it uses 16.04 at the moment as it’s base, […]

Take video screengrabs of your desktop in GIF format with Peek

A picture of a cheeky peeking cat

Review of Peek 0.72 omg Ubuntu and Jason and Noah from the Linux Action show recently reported on a new tool that lets you record a section of your screen and easily export it as […]

What is Docker (and Linux containers?)

A while ago, around the release of the Linux kernel version 3, the concept of namespaces and containerization was introduced through a module called lxc (Linux containers). The idea behind a container is sort of […]

SSHFS? What’s that and how do I use it?

sshfs

Check out Tecmint’s great article on SSHFS, a way that you can securely see the filesystem of a remote computer, using the SSH protocol. It works kind of like NFS, simply add a mountpoint on […]

How to setup a KVM server the fast way

The Linux Kernel Virtual Machine Logo

This is a very short quick setup on how to get KVM (The Linux Kernel Virtual Machine hypervisor) server up and running. Why KVM? KVM is a hypervisor, just like VmWare ESX, Microsoft’s Hyper-V and […]