12 Useful Rescue and Recovery Tools for Linux

12 Useful Rescue and Recovery Tools for Linux

As a system administrator, one tool that should never leave your hand luggage is a System recovery disk because you can never be sure of when you will experience a system failure or boot error. These are rescue disks featuring diagnostic and cracking tools for Linux that will help you to bounce back from such…

30 Most Influential Books on Programming

30 Most Influential Books on Programming

After various analyses of answers on the Stack Overflow website and also links associated with amazon, the results turned up with a total of 5720 books on programming. Out of those, thirty were chosen as the most influential programming books, that we will highlight each of them in this article. 1. Design Patterns This book…

34 Must-Have Ubuntu Apps in 2021

34 Must-Have Ubuntu Apps in 2021

As the month of March comes to a close I thought it is only fair that I share my preferred apps for Ubuntu users so far with you. Most of these apps will run on any Linux distro so this list isn’t restricted to Ubuntu OS and it includes applications for the most important tasks a typical user will…

An Elegant Simple Weather Indicator for Linux

An Elegant Simple Weather Indicator for Linux

Simple Weather Indicator is the simplest weather indicator app you can use on Unity and Gnome desktops (among others). It is an Open Source indicator app written in Python and it implements Eris, a free Open Source Weather API to fetch the current weather condition of designated regions. Main Features in Simple Weather Indicator Classic…

Battery Monitor – Keep Track of Your Linux Battery Status

Battery Monitor – Keep Track of Your Linux Battery Status

Have you ever been engrossed in work so much so that you forget to check your system battery and it just sleeps on you? Well, all that is a thing of the past now since you know about the lightweight utility app to fix that. We introduce to you the Battery Monitor ; is a…

Cerebro – A System-wide Search App for Linux Desktop

Cerebro – A System-wide Search App for Linux Desktop

Cerebro is that Apple’s Spotlight Linux alternative you’ve been searching for. It is an Open Source applet-like application built to be swift and extendable with the use of plugins, which users can create for themselves if they don’t find one that suits their needs among those that are already freely available. As an Electron app, it…

F#: an Open Source Functional-First Programming Language

F# is a strongly-typed, functional Programming Language designed to fasten the process of solving complex problems using uncomplicated and maintainable code. It is a cross-platform Programming Language that can generate GPU code and JavaScript. To business personnel, the upside of F# is its capacity to hasten software deployment in the modern enterprise. It was designed by Dom…

Flatpak – Makes Software Installation Easy on All Linux Distros

Flatpak – Makes Software Installation Easy on All Linux Distros

Flatpak is a software utility developed by an independent community of Open Source enthusiasts that allows applications to be bundled and ran securely and isolation. Like Snaps, it is an app package compressed together with system-interaction instructions that allow developers to develop, package, install and update applications across multiple Linux distros. The project leader is…

GitBook Editor – A Git Workflow from Your Linux Desktop

GitBook Editor – A Git Workflow from Your Linux Desktop

GitBook  is a command line tool (and Node.js library) you can use it to build beautiful books locally on your desktop or online, hosted on GitBook.com using GitHub/Git and Markdown (or AsciiDoc). It can be used to create any type of written content including documentations, thesis, research papers, enterprise manuals, etc. GitBook Editor  is a cross-platform GUI…