Elementary OS First Impressions: A Great Linux Doorway For MacOS Users

Jason Evangelho Contributor i Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Games News and reviews from the crossroads of PC gaming & consumer hardware As part of my journey into the expansive and exciting world of Linux desktops, I’ve been engaging in a behavior known as “distro hopping…. Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonevangelho/2018/09/10/elementary-os-first-impressions-a-great-linux-doorway-for-macos-users/

The best Linux apps for Chrome OS

Slowly but surely, Google is bringing support for Linux applications to Chrome OS. Even though the feature is primarily aimed at developers, like those who want to get Android Studio running on a Pixelbook, there are plenty of apps that can benefit normal users…. Source: https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/09/09/best-linux-apps-chrome-os/

You can now run Linux apps on Chrome OS

For the longest time, developers have taken Chrome OS machines and run tools like Crouton to turn them into Linux-based developer machines. That was a bit of a hassle, but it worked. But things are getting easier…. Source: https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/08/you-can-now-run-linux-apps-on-chrome-os/

Tips for using the top command in Linux

Trying to find out what’s running on your machine—and which process is using up all your memory and making things slllooowwww—is a task served well by the utility top. top is an extremely useful program that acts similar to Windows Task Manager or MacOS’s Activity Monitor…. Source: https://opensource.com/article/18/8/top-tips-speed-up-computer

Elementary OS Juno Brings Only Slight Changes to an Outstanding Platform

Elementary OS has been my distribution of choice for some time now. I find it a perfect blend of usability, elegance, and stability. Out of the box, Elementary doesn’t include a lot of apps, but it does offer plenty of style and all the apps you could want are an AppCenter away…. Source: https://www.linux.com/learn/intro-to-linux/2018/8/elementary-os-juno-brings-only-slight-changes-outstanding-platform

Chrome OS Can Now Install Linux Debian Packages

A few weeks back, I was tinkering around in the Canary channel and through some hacky loops and multiple attempts, I was able to install a Linux installer that allowed me to launch Linux Debian(.deb) packages on my Chromebox…. Source: https://chromeunboxed.com/news/chrome-os-linux-debian-packages-chromebook-crostini