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Gamergaters, Here’s Your Chance to Prove You’re Not Easily Triggered Snowflakes

I’m @AggroWill on Twitter. Putting this at the top both for feedback and as a kind of social experiment. So, Far Cry 5 will be set in rural Montana and be about a […] The post Gamergaters, Here’s Your Chance

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How To Automatically Sync Files Between Linux Computers With Syncthing

Part of the benefit of using cloud storage is the ability to have files in sync no matter what computer you’re on. The trouble is, this convenience comes at a cost. To transfer a large amount of data, plans usually

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How to Secure A Linux Installation: The Basics

Linux is often touted as being the most “secure” operating system out of the big three. When it comes to Windows and Mac OS, Linux has the best security, they say. For the most part this is true, but not

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TSA Preps for Insane New Travel Restrictions

Traveling via plane sucks. Part of that is the security. It’s degrading and awful and about to get a lot worse. The TSA has been testing out some new regulations in a few […] The post TSA Preps for Insane

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How To Set Up Your Own Cloud Storage On Linux With Next cloud

Cloud storage is pretty popular these days. Unfortunately, it can get pretty expensive. Services like Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, etc., have users spending money every month just to store files. A great alternative is to host your own cloud storage solution.

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No One Listens to the Posh in ‘Class’

This article contains spoilers for “The Metaphysical Engine, or What Quill Did,” episode seven of Class season one. I didn’t love this episode the first time I watched it (Class aired in the […] The post No One Listens to

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Swamp Chic Goes Mainstream This Summer With Algae Shoes

Eat your heart out, Adidas: Shoemaker Vivobarefoot is preparing an “ultra-eco” take on footwear. This summer, the London-based firm will launch a new version of its amphibious Ultra III sneaker—made using algae rescued […] The post Swamp Chic Goes Mainstream

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Sling Some Webs With Your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man Gift Guide

Is he strong? Listen, bud. He’s got radioactive blood. Give his gifts, any size. It’ll get you lots of friends, catch ’em just like flies. Look out, it’s our amazing Spider-Man gift guide. […] The post Sling Some Webs With

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How To Customize Gnome Shell With Extensions

If you’ve ever wanted to get more out of your Linux desktop by customizing it, you’re in luck. The Gnome desktop environment supports extensions much like a web-browser does. You can customize Gnome Shell with extensions. With extensions, users can

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Star Wars Celebrates its 40th Anniversary

On May 25, 1977, a weird little sci-fi movie no one believed in opened in a very small number of movie theaters around the country. 20th Century Fox actually had to threaten to […] The post Star Wars Celebrates its

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How To Improve Battery Life On Linux Laptops

Let’s face it: battery life on Linux is abysmal. If you take a modern laptop running Windows 10, battery life will probably be somewhere around 6 – 10 hours, easy. Install Linux on that same PC, and you’re lucky to

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Privacy Advocates are Losing Because Convenience is Nice

Much as I hate to say it, privacy, as we once knew it, has been all but eradicated. Think about it. How often do you actually clean out your cookies? What groups and […] The post Privacy Advocates are Losing

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How To Run Windows Apps On Linux With Wine

These days, many people are switching to Linux. When switching to this new platform, users often need to find alternatives for popular Windows programs that they previously used. When it comes to replacement programs the Linux platform has this covered

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How To Install Linux From An Android Phone With DriveDroid

Linus is open source and all you really need to install any one of its distributions is flash drive or a CD. Given CDs have gone the way of the dinosaurs, a flash drive is commonly used. If you don’t

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Gravitational Waves Might Leave Permanent Tears in Space-Time

Since their first confirmed observation last year, gravitational waves have been shaking up the world of astrophysics. This time, scientists have suggested that these waves could leave permanent scars in the fabric of […] The post Gravitational Waves Might Leave

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How To Set Up And Use SSH On Linux

New to Linux? Not sure what SSH is, or what you can even do with it? In this article, we’re going to explain how you can set up and use SSH on Linux. We’ll go over how it works, and some

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Using Secure Shell: How to Install SSH on Linux & Useful Commands

New to Linux? Not sure what SSH is, or what you can even do with it? In this article, we’re going to explain how you can set up and use SSH on Linux. We’ll go over how it works, and some

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The Doctor Is Still The Doctor, Even In Extremis, on ‘Doctor Who’

This article contains spoilers for “Extremis,” episode six of Doctor Who season 10. Woah, we’re halfway there: Steven Moffat-penned “Extremis” ironically marks the midpoint of season 10. The Latin term, most commonly used […] The post The Doctor Is Still

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Big Trouble in Little London for Tenth Doctor in Latest Comic

Ahead of his return in a trio of Big Finish audio dramas, the Tenth Doctor continues his TARDIS travels in Titan Comics’ “Revolving Doors” interlude. Since saving the day from the evil Red […] The post Big Trouble in Little

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Tom Hardy Will Play Venom, Nathan Fillion’s Place in the MCU and More from Marvel Movies

We’ve known for a while that a Venom movie was on the way, but until today, nobody knew who would play him. Sony Pictures announced on Twitter today that Tom Hardy will play […] The post Tom Hardy Will Play

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