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4 Spreadsheet Alternatives to MS Excel

http://www.tuxarena.com

There was a time when office compatibility was a bit of a problem on Linux, but with the latest office suites out there available for Linux, this is not an issue anymore. The applications here mimic MS Excel’s behavior, so switching to one of them should be pretty straightforward.

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Created by Chris7mas 1 year 21 weeks ago
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Tips on How to Start Learning Linux

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Of course, most of the time, especially you need to solve a task at hand in a timely fashion, you will usually just find the quickest way that works for something, and probably not bother on how exactly does it work. These tips are for beginners, but mostly for those who like Linux as a whole and like to sacrifice some of their own time to go on a path of constant learning how it works.

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Created by Chris7mas 1 year 21 weeks ago
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Why Do Users Choose KDE Plasma Desktop

http://www.datamation.com

Users of the Linux desktop talk about why they prefer it over alternatives.

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Created by JRepin 1 year 34 weeks ago
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Shutdown your ubuntu / Debian system with a USB Pendrive

http://www.shibuvarkala.com

Shutdown your ubuntu / Debian system with a USB Pendrive

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Created by panayara 1 year 34 weeks ago
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Nikto : Open Source Web Server Scanner for Ubuntu / Debian Linux

http://www.shibuvarkala.com

Nikto is an Open Source (GPL) web server scanner which scans your webserver against more than 6500 potentially dangerous files/CGIs, checks for outdated versions of over 1250 servers, and version specific problems on over 270 servers. It has a very good plugin support

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Created by panayara 1 year 34 weeks ago
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Vim Keyboard Shortcuts Cheatsheet

http://www.maketecheasier.com

Despite the abundance of graphical rich text editors, familiarity with Vim will help every Linux user — from an experienced system administrator to a newbie Raspberry Pi user.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 35 weeks ago
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The power of crowdfunding: how to make the most of it

http://www.techradar.com

The idea of crowdfunding or reaching out to individual people to raise money isn't new. What is new is the way the money is being raised. Thanks to the internet and social media, it's easier to find and connect with people who share your passions. This leads to more effective and efficient ways of reaching the right people who are willing to open their wallets to fund your projects.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 35 weeks ago
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[Howto] Share Ethernet via Wifi with NetworkManager in KDE

https://liquidat.wordpress.com

I recently was taking part in a training at a place which had poor cellular reception, no wifi and only one single ethernet connection. Thus we had to the ethernet via wifi. I tried to do just that with my laptop via NetworkManager - and it worked out of the box.

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Created by liquidat 1 year 36 weeks ago
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No Starch Press has published my Perl One-Liners book! (5 free review copy giveaway in comments)

http://nostarch.com

My Perl One-Liners book was just published by No Starch Press. Perl one-liners are small and awesome Perl programs that fit in a single line of code and do one thing really well. There's a 5 free review copy giveaway in comments, and I created a special coupon code FSDAILYPERL that gives you 40% off till December 20.

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Created by pkrumins 1 year 37 weeks ago
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Yum tips for taking charge of package management in CentOS

http://www.openlogic.com

An important aspect of administering a CentOS server is to understand its package management system and its various online repositories. Together they ensure you are always running a secure and updated server.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 41 weeks ago
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Create Screencast Videos With Ease Using Kazam

http://www.maketecheasier.com

What sets Kazam apart from the rest is its omnipresence across repositories of popular Linux distros, which makes it a breeze to install. Furthermore, the tool has a simple, unintimidating and intuitive user interface that helps new users get started, and offers just the right number of tweakable controls to experienced users.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 44 weeks ago
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Valve’s Steam Controller and its haptic feedback could be a game changer

http://www.linuxbsdos.com

Now, is the turn of the Steam Controller, a futuristic game controller or gamepad designed to be a replacement for the traditional gaming keyboard and mouse.

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Created by finid 1 year 47 weeks ago
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Steam OS, Steam Machines and Valve Software’s “multiple partners”

http://www.linuxbsdos.com

What about the Steam Machine, the hardware platform that will be released in 2014? For that, we know that based on the quote below, there will be more than one version.

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Created by finid 1 year 47 weeks ago
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Firefox OS on the APC Rock and Paper

http://www.linuxbsdos.com

Current versions of the Rock and Paper run the Android operating system and retail for US$79 and US$99 apiece. Both share just about the same specs, other than the fact that the APC Paper does not have a VGA port and ships in a book-like case.

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Created by finid 1 year 48 weeks ago
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Can we all agree with Linux Deepin’s way of innovation?

http://www.linuxbsdos.com

The same principle, in my view, applies, or should apply, to Linux on the desktop. End-users first. Give users a distribution that just works, so that they can get stuff done without needing to learn how the system works. Of course, those who need to get digital grease on their hands have the option to do just that, if that’s what they want.

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Created by finid 1 year 48 weeks ago
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