VIM Tutor – Getting Started With VIM

Practice Makes Perfect With VIM Tutor Practice is important when you are trying to master a new skill. This is why going through tutorials and testing your skills with practice is important. This s true when learning how to use command line tools under Linux. Take VIM for example, VIM is a command line editor that has been around since the early days of UNIX. It is per-installed on many Linux distributions by default. VIM Read more…

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4 Things That Drive Me Mad About Open Source

Since discovering Open Source I have been a big advocate for Open Source software. But there are 4 things that simply bug me about Open Source software. These things include lack of desktop adoption and missing major well-known applications. These are a few things that drive me mad about Open Source software. Missing Major Well-known Applications We all know that there are major well-know application missing from the Linux desktop. Applications such as the Adobe Read more…

10 things I love about Open Source

Open Source software is great and I find myself advocating for its use constantly. So I got thinking, what are some of the reason that I love Open Source Software? I’ll go over some of my favorite reason I like Open Source software. Freedom to use or not use Variety in software Tinker/Hacker friendly Privacy built in No vendor lock-in It’s everywhere!! Innovative at its core Lifesaver – when trying to save a computer or Read more…

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Start the New Year Right With These Tips & Tricks

Start using a password manager Lastpass Enpass Keepass Backup your files Deja Dup Create a NAS with Raspberry Pi Stay motivated to exercise with these apps Open Training Meditation Assistant Bonus Use a VPN Look it’s a new year and we all have goals that we want accomplish. Whether we stick to them the entire year or give up one month in, it’s best to be prepared. Getting yourself in a place where you can Read more…