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6 Most Addictive Games for Linux

We have covered a lot of games for multiple platforms in the past such as best Android games, Best HTML games, best Bing games and of course some great iOS games (just to name a few). But, we haven’t really married gaming to the Linux. Therefore, we are going to talk about some great Linux games that are incredibly addictive …

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Top 3 Under-Hyped Web Browsers for Linux

There are so many web browsers available out there but not every one of them gets the equal fame and name that they deserve. Only few of them have succeeded in winning the millions of hearts across the globe and all credit goes to their developers who make them powerful enough to provide countless useful features to their users. Most …

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3 Ways to Setup Anonymous Web Browsing on Linux

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This simple but informative guide will facilitate you to surf the web secretly while using Firefox on Linux. But for doing this task you will need to install these two important tools:

  1. Tor: It is free software and an open network that helps you defend against a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security known as traffic analysis.
  2. Privoxy: It is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data, managing HTTP cookies, controlling access, and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and tastes. Privoxy has application for both stand-alone systems and multi-user networks.”
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4 Steps to create Wallpaper Slideshow in Ubuntu

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Ubuntu is gaining immense popularity these days. Many windows users are switching to Ubuntu or converting to a dual boot system. Initially the Ubuntu software had been distributed freely as a part of their campaign to spread information as well as attain popularity all over the world. You also had and still have options available on various websites which offer easy as well as free downloading of this particular operating system. Just by downloading and burning it in the CD or a DVD will help in installing it in your personal computer.Create Ubuntu wallpapers Slideshow However, there are a number of functions and features in Ubuntu that may not be known to the common users. One such feature is to create wallpaper slideshow. In this article, we would discuss the steps to create a wallpaper slideshow in Ubuntu.

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5 Must Have apps for new Linux Users

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Linux users swear by its low vulnerability to virus infestations. Never have we come across complains about Linux crashing as opposed to other operating systems. However, compared to better opponent Linux users are not blessed with abundance of applications. Windows users have got support of millions of users, but same can not be said about the Linux users. Thus it becomes extremely important for them to find out the better counterpart which can boost their productivity substantially. Linux free operating system is ultimate for daily usage, more so due to the applications with which it comes packed. These apps offer you with optimum benefits and functionality as developers are constantly striving to improve them. They transform your regular boring work into a pleasurable venture. If you are not a beginner user, then you would love to see these Backup tools for Ubuntu and Linux Users. Few days ago, we covered some more useful Posts like Install Adobe Reader on Ubuntu, Install IceWM on Ubuntu, Install iTunes on Linux Here is a list of 5 most essential apps for new Linux users. ubuntu-apps

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5 Best Data Recovery Tools For Linux


Data is a precious asset for anyone whether it is any organization's data or someone's personal data. Sometimes happens that your data is accidentally deleted due to any reasons like hard disk crashes, or due to presence of malware. But now, you need to get worried because there are many open source tools are available that can help you to recover your data if you are  working on  a Linux OS. Data recovery is the technique that can retrieve data from corrupted or damaged storage media when it cannot be accessed. The storage media can either be your hard disk or can be removable media such as Blu-rays, DVD's and storage tapes etc. that contains your priceless data. Therefore, it is very crucial and always recommended to have data recovery tools to get your data back before it's gone forever. Data Backup tools for Ubuntu Linux

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How to Install a Drop Down Console in Ubuntu


Tilda is a Ubuntu drop-down console. Today, we would learn how to install this drop-down console in the Ubuntu Linux system. The installation process of this console is quite easy. The Properties dialog box would appear as soon as you type this command. Close it as you do not require this dialog box right now. Press the F1 key to open the console. If you need to go to the properties window for changing any settings then just right click on the window and select preferences. tilda Ubuntu console The Properties dialog box would appear as soon as you type this command. Close it as you do not require this dialog box right now. Press the F1 key to open the console. If you need to go to the properties window for changing any settings then just right click on the window and select preferences. You may open the Tilda drop-down by tapping a single key on your keyboard. The dropdown would appear on the top of your Ubuntu Linux screen. Tilda is known to be better than the usual Ubuntu console. Many people are installing this drop-down console as it is quite easy to use and its installation process is also simple.

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Install Linux Mint on Your Windows Computer or Netbook

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When Linux earlier started out, its popularity was not half as much as that of Windows mainly because users were accustomed to using Windows. Moreover, using Linux required more efforts and computer know how for the average user. So, Linux Mint program was incepted which is yet another operating system that works on Linux. It has been specifically designed keeping the Linux beginners in mind, who are usually clueless on how to use a Linux system. Linux Mint operating system has several versions available depending on the type of code base used. Most of these are Ubuntu open source program inspired which in turn runs on Debian.

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How to Install Adobe PDF Reader on Ubuntu

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Since most e-books and online documents are available in the PDF format, this is why it has become essential to install a PDF Reader on your system. If you are using Windows, you still have a choice; you may go for other readers such as Foxit that can be used to read such documents. However, if you are using an Ubuntu Linux system it is recommended to use the Adobe PDF reader for an uninterrupted and undistorted reading experience. This article discusses the way in which you can install an Adobe PDF Reader on Ubuntu Edgy. Below mentioned are the installation steps.Begin the installation process by checking whether the Multiverse repository is selected or not. If it is not selected then select it and then move on to the next step.

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How to Use the Linux Terminal to Update Twitter

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There are many popular twitter client for ubunu -Linux. But Twidge is one of the popular twitter client, you can install it quickly in a few simple steps and use it to log in to your Twitter account. This article discusses the way in which this Twitter client can be downloaded and installed on an Ubuntu Linux system. It also discusses the procedure in which you can view, send and receive tweets using this client. Twitter logo There are basically two methods with which you can install Twidge on your Ubuntu Linux system. 1. Using Command Line 2. Using Debian Package The first method, i.e., the use of command line for the installation of Twidge is quite simple. You just require editing your system’s repositories, which can be done by typing the following command in the Terminal window:

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