The Two Solitudes of GNOME and KDE

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The debate about whether KDE or GNOME is the better desktop environment for desktop Linux has been going on since before beginning of the 21st century. As with everything else in open source, it’s really all just a matter of choice and what works better for you. […]

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The Future of Desktop Ubuntu

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With all the changes happening at Canonical, you might wonder what this means for the future of desktop Ubuntu, besides the return to the GNOME desktop. […]

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Four Things a New Linux User Should Know

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When you move from “that other operating system” to Linux, you’re going to find that in most ways you’ll be in familiar territory. However, that’s not always the case. We sometimes do things a little […]

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Eight Things to Do After Installing Linux Mint Xfce 18.x

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After you get Linux up and running on your computer, there are still a few things left to do. Here’s a short list that newcomers might find helpful.

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A Nonreview of Linux Mint Xfce 18 ‘Sarah’

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With Linux Mint Xfce 18.1 “Serena” due to be released any day now, we decided it was too late for a full review of Mint Xfce 18.0 “Sarah,” and opted instead for this down-and-dirty “nonreview.” […]

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