LibreOffice 7.0: the MS Office alternative is here

Here in Sri Lanka, many are known to use pirated software for personal and office use. However, this is a very unsafe and unethical method of installation. There is also a lack of knowledge of the availability of powerful open source software that can be downloaded at no extra cost. Of course, donations to these … Read more LibreOffice 7.0: the MS Office alternative is here

The top 5 – must know keyboard shortcuts in Ubuntu

Keyboard shortcuts can boost your productivity. They just don’t get the work done quickly, but also improves the efficiency. Give them a try and you just might find yourself getting addicted to keyboard shortcuts. Super key The super key is just next to the Alt key. Just click on this and start searching and opening … Read more The top 5 – must know keyboard shortcuts in Ubuntu

How to download a website using wget Linux command

The wget utility is a powerful and effective mode that enables you to download web pages, files and images from the web using the Linux command line. For this guide, we will learn how to download this free one page template – https://blackrockdigital.github.io/startbootstrap-coming-soon/. So you open up the terminal on Linux. It is worth creating … Read more How to download a website using wget Linux command

Chrome Remote Desktop on Linux Ubuntu

Google provides a free and powerful tool, Chrome Remote Desktop (CRD), that lets you connect to and control your Windows, Linux, Mac or even Android device over the internet. The computer has to be running the Chrome browser, of course, and you also need a Gmail account to sign in and use this feature. It’s … Read more Chrome Remote Desktop on Linux Ubuntu

Meet up with RedHat’s Arun Eapen

Here’s a good opportunity for Sri Lankan RedHat enthusiasts to meet up with the Linux expert, Arun Eapen CISSP, RHCA, RHCSS, RHCDS, RHCVA, the Technical Delivery Manager & Certification Poobah at RedHat, India. With more than 18 years of industry experience, Arun is the first in the SAARC region to be certified as a Red … Read more Meet up with RedHat’s Arun Eapen

Why I stayed with Ubuntu

It’s more than 3 years now and the experience with Linux’s desktop operating system, Ubuntu has been really good. It hasn’t been rosy all the time but when you have an amazing community of followers, there’s valuable help all the time. It’s open-source and free, it’s safe, it’s simple and it’s fast. No more malware … Read more Why I stayed with Ubuntu