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A good lot of Android Apps for Linux Geeks

You follow our technical blog to learn more about linux and get real life skills and we are very happy to help you out. In this article I will share a list of Android apps that suit the requirements of many linux people. I own an android device and I have to say that is very […]

May 12, 2014 | By
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Automate your Computer Power Off with KShutdown

In this article you will learn how to use KShutdown a graphical shut down utility made by Konrad Twardowski. KShutdown comes packaged with several options to help you time several tasks on your Linux box. If you do not like the command line then this is the perfect tool for you. For the command line enthusiast this […]

May 7, 2014 | By
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Install terminology - A terminal with fancy Features

Even Linux is now become more and more friendly with a nice Graphical User Interface (GUI), there are some Linux users who prefer work with commands. Specially for system administrators. There are some tasks that could be more efficient done through commands. A Terminal (or Console) as a tool to do command line tasks. Terminology […]

April 14, 2014 | By
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How to install and use bmon - Real time bandwidth monitor in Linux

Maintaining a network also means maintaining its bandwidth. Bandwidth leak will lead the network to users complain and may impact to slow response from application. On Linux system, we can use a tool called bmon to monitor the bandwidth in real-time. What is bmon Bmon or Bandwidth Monitoring is a tool that intended for debugging […]

April 9, 2014 | By
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Mibew Messenger - A Open source Live Chat Tool

When your companies sell products or services, then supports plays an important roles. Many companies realize that without a good support, customer can move to their competitor. In order to provides a good support, at least companies provide call support and email support. But now a channel like social media is used. Another channel that […]

March 24, 2014 | By
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Read and Write Archives With pax Utility

I did not know anything about pax, until I read a very nice written article in the linux journal magazine about this great command-line utility. Now you guys may ask, what is pax? pax is a command-line tool that can be used to read, write, and list the members of an archive file. You will […]

March 19, 2014 | By
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Features & Installation of Adminer - Database management tool in PHP

On MySQL world, phpMyAdmin is one of the most popular tool to managing MySQL database. phpMyAdmin is using web as its front-end and make it can be accessed from anywhere. Now we will discuss about Adminer as a database management tool. What is Adminer Adminer is a full-featured database management tool written in PHP. It […]

March 12, 2014 | By
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How To Optimize Images In Linux

Sometimes we need to optimize our images so they can take up less disk space and load faster in our websites. A very nice and easy to use tool for everyone that can help us optimize our image files for the web by removing EXIF, other metadata and unnecessary comments is Trimage. This image optimizing […]

February 28, 2014 | By
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Features, Installation, Usage of Network Security Toolkit (NST) in Linux

There are so many Linux distribution in the world now. From general Linux category until specific purpose of Linux. Today we will see a sneak peak of Network Security Toolkit Linux. What is Network Security Toolkit (NST) Linux NST is a Linux distribution based on Fedora Linux. NST provides security toolkit for professionals and network […]

February 21, 2014 | By
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How to Install tmux and Manage Multiple Linux Terminals

A Linux system administrator usually work from remote to manage his server. While managing those servers, he may use SSH connection to the servers. Have you ever face the situation where you need more console at the same time? If you are remote via SSH to the machines, you can open more window to create […]

January 29, 2014 | By
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dstat Tool to Monitor Processor, Memory, Network Performance on Linux Server

One of system administrator main job is to monitor server performance, such as processor, memory, network, and system utilization. The servers should always in its best performance and should be available when needed. To monitor all of those components in Linux system, we already know iostat (monitor system input output), vmstat (monitor memory utilization) and […]

January 21, 2014 | By
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How To Install Dropbox In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

"Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. Dropbox was founded in 2007 by Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, two MIT students tired of emailing files to themselves to work from more than one computer." In this article I will teach you how to […]

January 10, 2014 | By
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How To Install Sublime Text Editor In Linux

In this tutorial I will teach you how to install Sublime Text in your linux machine. Sublime Text is a shiny text editor for code, markup and prose. 1. Download Sublime Text for linux. 2. Open a new terminal. If you use Ubuntu press CTRL + ALT + T on your keyboard and a terminal […]

January 10, 2014 | By
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Install Nmon - Monitor Linux System Performance using Java Analyzer

There are a lot of resource monitoring tools on the internet. On of the most used monitoring tool is nmon. With this tool, you can almost monitoring everything. From CPU, Memory, Disks, Network and even Filesystem can be monitored by nmon. What is nmon and Java Nmon Analyzer Nmon is a short for Nigel’s performance […]

January 3, 2014 | By
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