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Install LEMP + WordPress on Ubuntu 14.04 for your Cloud/VPS

LEMP is an open-source software stack (its name is derived from the popular LAMP stack that stands from Linux Apache MySQL PHP) only that in this case Apache web server component is replaced with nginx (pronounced "engine x," providing the "E" in LEMP) to increase the ability of the server to scale in response to […]

September 15, 2014 | By
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Install libnss and Watch Netflix on Linux Ubuntu 14.0.4

Netflix is an American provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers in America and parts of Europe, the list of European country that it supports is expanding. It is the biggest such service on the internet having more than 50 million subscribers worldwide as of 2014. You can find more information on Netflix […]

August 28, 2014 | By
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How To Install Wine to Run Windows Software on Ubuntu

Wine is a free and open source application that aims to allow applications designed for Microsoft Windows to run on Unix-like operating systems. Wine also provides a software library, known as Winelib, against which developers can compile Windows applications to help port them to Unix-like systems. Wine is a compatibility layer. It duplicates functions of […]

August 27, 2014 | By
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How To Install Linux Kernel 3.14 In Ubuntu

In this article you will learn how to install the recently released Linux kernel 3.14 on your Ubuntu machine. The new kernel has several improvements including more drivers support. To upgrade to kernel 3.14 Ubuntu users can download the kernel deb files from here. Alternatively you can download the source code from here if you want to […]

June 11, 2014 | By
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How to Dual Boot Linpus Lite 2.1 with Ubuntu

Linpus is a Linux distribution based on Fedora and owned by Linpus Technologies, a Taiwanese company. Linpus Lite 2.1 boots faster then most Linux distributions by a few seconds and ships with HTML 5 app launcher. It has Cinnamon as the default desktop environment and is well customized for touch screens. To get a copy of Linpus you […]

May 26, 2014 | By
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How To Install Google Fonts In Ubuntu

Fonts are very important when it comes to creating nice websites and projects that look good in the eyes of a reader. I prefer to read the online content I like in a nice specific style and average size, but not all the websites and blogs use the same fonts. Some of them use horrible […]

May 5, 2014 | By
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How to Create a Removeable Repository with AptonCD in Ubuntu

I use the advanced package tool (apt) eveytime I want to install a new app or search for software in my default repositories. But, what is apt for people that don't know? What is apt apt is used in debian based distributions to handle the installation and removal of software. It automatically downloads the specified […]

April 30, 2014 | By
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Install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) - Welcome New Features

Ubuntu 14.04, code named Trusty Tahr is released as scheduled on April 17th of 2014, and is the newest version of the linux stable distribution distro. Server and desktop images are now available for download. Installing 14.04 is a breeze. First launch the Update Manager. You can do this by searching for it in Unity […]

April 17, 2014 | By
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Pipelight Installation - A Linux replacement for Silverlight

Some websites like Netflix.com or NBA.com use a framework called 'Silverlight' to run rich web applications, including streaming video. Unfortunatly it is only available for Windows and OS X at the moment. If you are simply interested in watching Netflix on linux you can download the Netflix Desktop with these three commands: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio […]

March 26, 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 Open Terminal In A Very Easy Way In Ubuntu

Becoming a linux ninja means no free time! You have to sacrifise pretty much everything and try new tips everyday. In this article we will teach you how to open your terminal from nautilus by right clicking inside a directory or inside the Desktop. What do we need to do? We need a very simple […]

January 9, 2014 | By
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How To Install HardInfo System Information Tool In Ubuntu

In this article I will teach you how to install HardInfo tool in your Ubuntu machine. What is HardInfo? According to the description in the manual pages, HardInfo parses some files in /proc and displays their information in a user-friendly window. So if you like to show your hardware information in a GTK+ window open […]

January 8, 2014 | By
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Install GtkOrphan - Remove Orphaned Libraries In Ubuntu

In this tutorial I will teach you how install a nice graphical tool that is used to find and remove orphaned libraries from your Ubuntu machine. The tool we will install in this tutorial is called GtkOrphan. It is similar to deborphan but it adds the package removal capability. How does GtkOrphan work It scans […]

January 8, 2014 | By
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How To Connect Your Android Device To Ubuntu

I recently wanted to transfer some of my pics i did in Poland (PyconPl) from my android galaxy tablet to my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine, but the tab was not recognized and a notification didn't show up.  There are many people and computer geeks that have this problem, so I thought to share the solution of this […]

January 7, 2014 | By
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