Linux Mint

Should You Switch from OS X to Linux?

Delkadelkaramous writes: I switched from Windows to OS X several years back and fell in love with not only the beauty and elegance of the Apple hardware and software but, mainly, not having to restrict the temptation to annihilate my computer when it succumbed to viruses, malware, crap software, etc. I recognize that Apple will…

Why Linux is Hip

As a modern teenager, much of what I do requires money — movies, gas, and food aren’t free. However, I am frugal. Probably too frugal. I have way more money than I could possibly need any time soon (all of which I have earned on my own), yet I still try to spend little and…

Linux Player Booted from WoW

Well, strike one for Linux-using WoW (World of Warcraft) players! If you are a WoW enthusiast and someone who plays via WINE, the following may be something that you will want to follow pretty closely. A WoW player has been booted from the online game World of Warcraft for using the Wine emulator over the…

Word Completion

If you’ve been following along the past week or so, you’ve seen that Linux commands can add up to a lot of typing. What with all the options available for each command, life in the console window could easily be a quick trip up carpal tunnel lane. Linux provides a way to circumvent that wrist…

Linux Newbie

LinuxNewbie.org Unearthed by James Bailey http://www.linuxnewbie.org/ This site aims to safely walk the newbie Linux user through the minefield of filesystems, distributions, desktop environments, and much, much more. The format presents new items on the front page with links to “Newbieized Help Files,” Articles, Discussion, and Bookshelf. I especially liked the discussions, which are further…