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How To Make Linux Look Like Windows XP

Got an old PC still running Windows XP, but not sure what to do with it? Consider getting rid of it, as Microsoft is no longer updating the operating system, and it’s very insecure at this point. Instead, install Linux.

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New to PUBG? These Tips Will Help Keep You Alive

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds — or PUBG as the cool kids call it — has taken over the gaming world ever since it dropped last year. The Battle Royale-inspired extravaganza has been purchased by nearly […] The post New to PUBG? These

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How To Get Macbook Touchpad Gestures On Linux

Linux has really great device support. With each release, new drivers are added to the kernel. From touch-pads, to wireless cards, and even fingerprint scanners. Unfortunately, even though devices are well supported, the platform lags far behind other operating systems

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Geek Deals Roundup: $30 Car Jumpstarter with 20k Power Bank, Rare $120 off Vizio P-Series, and more

Ready to jump into 2018 with some steep discounts? Just because the big holiday season is over, that doesn’t mean the sales are. If you’re ready to use those sweet, sweet gift cards, […] The post Geek Deals Roundup: $30

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How To Set Up RocketChat Server On Linux

Looking to host your own team chat instead of relying on services like Slack and etc? Consider trying out RocketChat. It’s an open source, Slack-like collaborative chat software with a ton of similar features like video conferencing, multiple chat channels,

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Setup RetroPie On The Raspberry Pi 3: Quick Guide

If you’re nostalgic for all those great video games you played growing up and wish you could play them again, Retropie might be exactly what you’re looking for. Retropie lets you turn your Raspberry Pi into a retro-gaming machine. It combines Raspbian, Emulation

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Distant Star is Gobbling up its Children

If you think about it too much, the sun is really quite terrifying. Yeah it gives us life, but it could wipe us out with a small hiccup. It can (and eventually will) […] The post Distant Star is Gobbling

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UK Breaks 13 Clean Energy Records in 2017

It’s been a rough year for the United Kingdom. But amidst Brexit backlash, terrorist attacks, and the deaths of Sirs John Hurt and Roger Moore, there was one shining beacon of hope: the […] The post UK Breaks 13 Clean

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The Most Shocking, Surprising, and Awesome Gaming Moments of 2017

Throughout the past 12 months, we’ve talked about how 2017 was a great year for games. It is arguably the greatest start in video game history. I don’t really have to go over […] The post The Most Shocking, Surprising,

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How To Make Linux Look Like Windows 10

If you’ve just moved to Linux from a Windows 10 machine, it will take some time getting used to how everything works. A great way to get used to the Linux platform is to make Linux look like Windows 10.

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Happy! Brings Everyone Together in Chinatown

Christmas may be over in the real world, but on Happy!, it’s a horrific holiday that won’t end. The show kept its twisted holiday spirit alive with the frenetic violence, self-awareness and light sprinkle of […] The post Happy! Brings Everyone Together

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The 5 Best Audio Tools For Linux

Though it doesn’t seem like it, there actually is an abundance of great, professional grade audio editing software available on the Linux platform. From basic cut and paste edit tools, to full-featured digital audio workstation tools, and music composition software: Linux

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Echo Dot, Fire TV Stick Top Amazon’s ‘Record’ Holiday Shopping Season

It turns out I wasn’t the only one chipping in to buy someone an Amazon Echo this Christmas. Including the speaker we gifted my boyfriend’s dad, millions of Echo products were reportedly shipped […] The post Echo Dot, Fire TV

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The 5 Best Docks To Use On Linux

Are you a fan of how Mac OS users switch between applications? Want to install a dock to mimic this experience, but not sure what the best one to use is? It’s understandable, as there are a lot of different

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T-Shirt Tuesday: The Best Luke Skywalker Shirts

Back in the days of geek prehistory, a T-shirt was a signal to the world around you that you cared about your nerdy pursuits enough to fly them like a flag. Companies like […] The post T-Shirt Tuesday: The Best

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How To Make Linux Look Like macOS

If you’ve always wanted a Mac because of the look and feel of Mac OS, but prefer Linux a good option may be to make your existing Linux desktop look like macOS. In order to make Linux look like macOS,

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Winter is Coming: Samwell Tarly Explores Climate of Westeros

Most believe the Long Night—a Westeros winter that lasted an entire generation—is no more than a children’s story. The chaotic climate in Game of Thrones, however, is no fantasy: Scientists from three UK […] The post Winter is Coming: Samwell

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How To Set Up Seafile On Linux

Need a great syncing tool for your Linux server that works fast, and supports clients on multiple platforms? Check out Seafile on Linux. It’s an enterprise-grade file syncing solution that makes it easy to transfer data from place to place over

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Hello Kitty And Coloring Are Two Perfect Things

There’s a wide selection of “adult” coloring books out there for those of us who want a little more quality beyond the confines of whatever’s on the shelf at the dollar store. No […] The post Hello Kitty And Coloring

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Geek Last Minute Holiday Gift Deals: Nintendo Switch, iPhone X, and more

Still going hard to find the perfect last-minute gift? We’ve searched around the net, and put together a current list of excellent options for short-notice gift buying. So if you’re still looking to […] The post Geek Last Minute Holiday

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