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  • Survey Shows 60% Of VFX Designers Are Using Linux

    Survey Shows 60% Of VFX Designers Are Using Linux

    VES (Visual Effects Society) is an organization that represents visual effects designers, animators, studios, film makers and other related stakeholders from many different countries around the world. They have thousands of members from many different companies specialized in VFX field, some of which have made the most iconic films in the world. VES has published […]

  • Firefox Is Currently Facing A Major Bug In Connection [Fixed]

    Firefox Is Currently Facing A Major Bug In Connection [Fixed]

    Users of the open source web browser have started to report a bug on various online communities where the browser simply can’t establish a connection to any website they wish to visit. Even when they try to close the browser, it hangs and keeps running in the background. No official statement from Mozilla is released […]

  • Adjusting NordVPN Settings on Linux

    Adjusting NordVPN Settings on Linux

    NordVPN is one of the most common VPN providers in the world. They have a Linux version which works on both RPM-based and Debian-based distributions. Sadly, they do not provide a GUI client for Linux, only a command line interface. That’s why it could be tricky to adjust NordVPN settings on Linux. How to Adjust […]

  • MX Linux 21 Is The Best Linux Distribution Of 2021

    MX Linux 21 Is The Best Linux Distribution Of 2021

    MX Linux 21 Available software Creativity & Inventing Daily Use Purposes Stability & Bugs Customizability 4.5 Summary Combining hardware support, low resources consumption and huge number of utility apps and deep functionality options… It all creates a wonderful Linux distribution for the average user. MX Linux 21 is one of the best Linux distributions out […]

  • Linux vs macOS: 5 Reasons To Choose Linux Over OS X

    Linux vs macOS: 5 Reasons To Choose Linux Over OS X

    macOS (Previously OS X) is the default operating system for desktop and laptop computers from Apple. It is a proprietary operating system that only works on Apple hardware by default. Users, however, can choose to install Linux on their Apple computers if they wish to. The process is so simple and straightforward, and almost identical […]

  • Top 7 Open Source eCommerce Platforms

    Top 7 Open Source eCommerce Platforms

    Open source software have been fantastic in solving a lot of business use cases. For example, we have open source ERP solutions, open source project management tools, open source survey software and much more of other use cases. All of these cases share the same benefits open source brought to them, and in today’s article […]

  • People Should Really Be Thankful For Open Source Software Developers

    People Should Really Be Thankful For Open Source Software Developers

    Users don’t usually realize the value of open source software they get for free. Things like Linux, LibreOffice, Firefox and basically every programming library may be essential in the daily life of each of us. However, we may not actually feel “pleasure” for those software developers who provided us with all of this. They may […]

  • Open Access: What is it & Why It’s Important For Science

    Open Access: What is it & Why It’s Important For Science

    Open Access is a publication model that allows anyone to use and access scientific papers produced by an academic journal or publication. Historically, interested readers (Researchers, students… etc) need to pay for a subscription if they want to access the scientific papers produced by an academic publication, or they may need to pay the access […]

  • 5 Honest Reasons To Avoid Switching to Linux

    5 Honest Reasons To Avoid Switching to Linux

    Linux has been a wonderful operating system for many people. It’s free, it’s open source, it’s customizable, secure and much more. We, like many other open source enthusiasts around the world as well, have been trying to convince people to switch to Linux from Windows for many reasons. These reasons should be all known for […]