NAS for the Masses

Turning old hardware into network storage

Nov 28, 2021

EasyNAS lets you set up network-attached storage in next to no time – even on old hardware.

DragonFly BSD

Rethinking Unix-like systems

Apr 07, 2022

Matthew Dillon, founder of DragonFly BSD, discusses the past, present, and future of BSDs.

Answering the Call

Rocky Linux looks for a place in the enterprise

Aug 18, 2022

Rocky Linux emerges as a free alternative to Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Fresh Breath of Life

Replacing Android with LineageOS

Nov 28, 2021

Breathe new life into your old smartphone: The TWRP recovery image and the free Android offshoot LineageOS let you install the latest security updates every week.

Free Cousin

Examining OpenBSD from the point of view of a Linux user

Nov 04, 2021

Veteran Linux users and administrators are likely to have heard of the BSD family of operating systems. However, the BSDs remain a mystery to many in the Linux community. With the upcoming release of OpenBSD 7.0, it is time to throw some light on this little gem.


A configurable, flexible image processing library

Nov 04, 2021

Behind G'MIC's deceptively simple interface hides a mighty image processing framework. While mastering G'MIC can be a rather daunting proposition, here's how to get started.

Tutorial – Blender

Rendering a perfume bottle with Blender

Nov 04, 2021

Blender's massive feature set can seem overwhelming at first. Choosing a manageable project can help you get started.

Speed Test

Optimizing the Linux Kernel

Aug 02, 2021

We explore some optimizations designed to deliver a smoother experience for desktop users.


Aug 02, 2021

This month Graham checks out OpenRGB, QMPlay2, OctaSine, HiFiBerryOS, Speed Dreams, and much more!

Mixing Debian Repositories

Tips for mixing safely

Jul 21, 2022

A little caution can save you hours of frustrating work (plus, options for mixing gone awry).

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