LXLE Review: A Hassle-free Linux for Older Hardware

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/lxle-linux-review/ Brief: LXLE is a lightweight Linux distribution mainly focused on older systems. John takes it for a test drive and shares his experience in this LXLE review. If you visit It’s FOSS often, you’ll know that I’m a big fan of Arch-based distros. … Read more

Caprine – An Unofficial Elegant Facebook Messenger Desktop App

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/caprine-unofficial-elegant-facebook-messenger-desktop-app/ There is no doubt Facebook is one of the most popular and dynamic social network platform in the modern Internet era. It has revolutionized technology, social networking, and the future of how we live and… The post Caprine – An Unofficial Elegant Facebook Messenger … Read more

If You’re Ready for Arch, ArchMerge Eases the Way

Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/84986.html?rss=1 Newcomer ArchMerge Linux offers a big change for the better to those switching from the Debian Linux lineage to the Arch Linux infrastructure. ArchMerge Linux is a recent spinoff of ArchLabs Linux, which is a step up from most Arch Linux offerings in terms … Read more

Inboxer – An Unofficial Google Inbox Desktop Client

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/inboxer-unofficial-google-inbox-desktop-client/ There is no doubt that Gmail is most popular and most-widely used free Email service provided by Google. The users can access Gmail on the web and through mobile apps for Android and iOS, as… The post Inboxer – An Unofficial Google Inbox Desktop … Read more

Hands on With elementary OS Powered Centurion Nano Laptop by Alpha Store

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/centurion-nano-review/ Brief: We take the elementary OS powered Centurion Nano laptop for a test ride. And it seems to be a decent, value for money device. We were recently contacted by Alpha Store to test their new Centurion laptop products. What? Yet another confidential … Read more

Coinmon – Check Cryptocurrency Prices From Commandline

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/coinmon-check-cryptocurrency-prices-commandline/ A while ago, we published a guide about Cli-Fyi – a potentially useful command line query tool. Using Cli-Fyi, we can easily find out the latest price of a cryptocurrency and lots of other useful details…. The post Coinmon – Check Cryptocurrency Prices From Commandline … Read more

MX 17 Linux: The Best of 2 Linux Worlds

Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/84956.html?rss=1 MX Linux-17 Beta 1, released last week, is a desktop-oriented Linux distribution based on Debian’s “stable” branch. It is a cooperative venture between the antiX and former MEPIS Linux communities — hence its breakaway name. Normally, taking a first look at an early phase … Read more

GeckoLinux Beta Does openSuse Better

Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/84937.html?rss=1 The latest developmental beta release of GeckoLinux brings this custom spinoff distro of openSuse to new levels of performance and convenience. When I first looked at GeckoLinux in late 2015, I was impressed with the developer’s efforts to smooth over what I did not … Read more

Anarchy Linux Dispels Fear of Arch

Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/84901.html?rss=1 Anarchy Linux, the distro formerly known as “Arch-Anywhere Linux” has changed my tune about the terrors of Arch-based Linux as a suitable operating system. In general, however, Arch-anything presents a challenge that may not be worth the effort for typical desktop needs. A potential … Read more

GNOME and Budgie: 2 Comfy Ubuntu 17.10 Environments

Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/84866.html?rss=1 Ubuntu 17.10, otherwise known as “Artful Aardvark,” is a paradigm shift for Canonical. The company is set to release the official version of the much anticipated Ubuntu 17.10 desktop, server and cloud distro on Oct. 19 — it released the final beta version late … Read more

An Overview of Intel’s Clear Linux, its Features and Installation Procedure

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/clear-linux/ Brief: Intel’s Clear Linux is not your everyday Linux distribution. It is created for a specific purpose and it excels in that. Clear Linux is a product of Intel’s Open Source Technology Center focusing mainly on the cloud. It’s not your regular general-purpose Linux … Read more