3 ways to check if a port is open on remote Linux system

3 WAYS TO CHECK IF A PORT IS OPEN ON REMOTE LINUX SYSTEM

Firefox 88 Is Now Available for Download, Enables WebRender for KDE/Xfce Intel/AMD Users

FIREFOX 88 IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD, ENABLES WEBRENDER FOR KDE/XFCE INTEL/AMD USERS

Waiting for the next major Firefox release? Mozilla just uploaded the final Firefox 88 build on its FTP servers ahead of today's official...

 
 
 
Mmtc: The Minimal mpd Terminal Client

MMTC: THE MINIMAL MPD TERMINAL CLIENT

The software is written in Rust and published under an open-source license.

BREAKING: Linux Flies on Mars

BREAKING: LINUX FLIES ON MARS

A triumph for the world's Linux and open-source communities.

 
 
 
Blanket Ambient Noise App For Linux Helps Focus, Productivity

BLANKET AMBIENT NOISE APP FOR LINUX HELPS FOCUS, PRODUCTIVITY

Blanket is an application for playing ambient noises, which boosts your productivity, helps you stay focused or fall asleep.

EndeavourOS 2021.04 Offers Two New Community Editions

ENDEAVOUROS 2021.04 OFFERS TWO NEW COMMUNITY EDITIONS

EndeavourOS 2021.04 release introduces BSPWM and Sway tiling window managers as a community edition.

 
 
 
UPDATE NOW: GNOME 40 Desktop Lands in openSUSE Tumbleweed's Repos

UPDATE NOW: GNOME 40 DESKTOP LANDS IN OPENSUSE TUMBLEWEED'S REPOS

More and more distros that are offering the GNOME desktop environment on their repositories or as part of a live/installation ISO are...

My Journey into Linux System Administration

MY JOURNEY INTO LINUX SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION

Take a look inside one Linux sysadmin's path to achieving his goals.

 
 
 
OpenStack Wallaby Extends Open-Source Cloud Infrastructure

OPENSTACK WALLABY EXTENDS OPEN-SOURCE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

The new Wallaby release improves compute, networking and security.

A Linux Admin's Getting Started Guide to Improving PHP Security

A LINUX ADMIN'S GETTING STARTED GUIDE TO IMPROVING PHP SECURITY

Here's how you configure PHP securely to mitigate risk, secure web applications, protect user privacy, and maintain a secure server.

 
 
 
Educational Distro Escuelas Linux 6.13 Introduces OBS Studio and Kolibri

EDUCATIONAL DISTRO ESCUELAS LINUX 6.13 INTRODUCES OBS STUDIO AND KOLIBRI

Designed for use in educational settings from pre-school to high school, Escuelas is ideal for places where there's no Internet connection.

Getting Things GNOME 0.5 To-Do App Released with Recurring Tasks, Performance Improvements

GETTING THINGS GNOME 0.5 TO-DO APP RELEASED WITH RECURRING TASKS, PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

Your favorite personal tasks and to-do app adds recurring tasks in this major release.

 
 
 
5 of the Most Boring Commands in Linux

5 OF THE MOST BORING COMMANDS IN LINUX

Boring? Maybe. But at some point, someone found them interesting enough to create them, so...

How To Display Linux Commands Cheatsheets Using Eg

HOW TO DISPLAY LINUX COMMANDS CHEATSHEETS USING EG

Unlike the man pages, eg provides concise examples for Linux commands.

 
 
 
6 Advanced tcpdump Formatting Options

6 ADVANCED TCPDUMP FORMATTING OPTIONS

The final article in this three-part tcpdump series covers six more tcpdump packet capturing trick options.

How to Use Ansible to Configure a Reverse Proxy

HOW TO USE ANSIBLE TO CONFIGURE A REVERSE PROXY

Placing a load balancer in front of your web server infrastructure helps ensure any spike in traffic doesn't bring down the site.

 
 
 
Star Labs Launches Coreboot Configurator for Its Linux Laptops

STAR LABS LAUNCHES COREBOOT CONFIGURATOR FOR ITS LINUX LAPTOPS

The Coreboot Configurator lets Star LabTop owners change various settings of the Coreboot open-source firmware via the nvramtool command-line...

How to Install and Use locate Command in Linux

HOW TO INSTALL AND USE LOCATE COMMAND IN LINUX

When you are working with the command line in Linux you need to know how to find files quickly.

 
 
 
How To Install Docker Compose on Debian 9

HOW TO INSTALL DOCKER COMPOSE ON DEBIAN 9

Follow these steps and you'll successfully install Docker CE in no time.

LXQt 0.17.0 Desktop Environment Released-Here's What's New

LXQT 0.17.0 DESKTOP ENVIRONMENT RELEASED-HERE'S WHAT'S NEW

Arriving more than five months after LXQt 0.16.0, the LXQt 0.17.0 release is here with multiple updates.

 
 
 



Microsoft begins rolling out web-based Xbox cloud game streaming for PC and...

Microsoft begins rolling out web-based Xbox cloud game streaming for PC and iOS this week

Microsoft's Xbox cloud gaming service launched last fall, allowing Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers to stream PC and console-quality games to mobile devices. But up until... Read more ...

Fitbit Luxe is a fitness and wellness tracker with a fashion focus

Fitbit Luxe is a fitness and wellness tracker with a fashion focus

Fitbit has announced the latest addition to its fitness tracker portfolio in the form of the Fitbit Luxe, joining the Fitbit Charge 4 and cheaper Fitbit Inspire 2. The slim and... Read more ...

PlayStation to continue PS3, Vita digital storefronts

PlayStation to continue PS3, Vita digital storefronts

This is great news for game preservation efforts. What you need to know Sony announced in March that it had plans to close the PS3, PS Vita, and PSP digital storefronts over... Read more ...

Google Photos Adds A Dedicated Document Hub To Easily Find Documents

Google Photos Adds A Dedicated Document Hub To Easily Find Documents

Google Photos is one of the most popular cloud photo backup apps. It is used by many, and all those who use it would be glad to know that Google Photos is getting a dedicated... Read more ...

Respawn Announces Apex Legends Mobile

Respawn Announces Apex Legends Mobile

Apex Legends recently amassed over 100 million players worldwide and, once again, the success story is getting another chapter; but this time, in the form of a mobile port... Read more ...

Apple allows Parler back into App Store after new moderation promises

Apple allows Parler back into App Store after new moderation promises

Apple plans to allow Parler back into the App Store, having expunged the Twitter-rivaling social network in January over accusations it was used by January 6 US Capitol... Read more ...

The Fitbit Luxe proves that fitness trackers don't have to be basic

The Fitbit Luxe proves that fitness trackers don't have to be basic

The most advanced, fashionable Fitbit tracker to date. What you need to know Fitbit just announced a stylish, high-end fitness tracker called the Luxe. The new Luxe is the... Read more ...

Should you buy the OnePlus Watch or Galaxy Watch Active 2?

Should you buy the OnePlus Watch or Galaxy Watch Active 2?

Full smartwatch experience Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 $197 at Amazon Pros GPS, HRM, NFC Optional LTE Two size options App support Activity/sleep tracking Cons More... Read more ...

New Call of Duty may release on last-gen - hurting PS5 and Xbox Series X...

New Call of Duty may release on last-gen - hurting PS5 and Xbox Series X versions

Call of Duty 2021 could be split into two versions across current and last generation consoles, according to a known leaker. Read more ...

Apple Spring Loaded event: what to expect tomorrow

Apple Spring Loaded event: what to expect tomorrow

New iPads, AirPods, Macs and more. Read more ...