10 Great Gnome shell extensions to try | Gnome extensions

gnome shell extensions

This post is all about making your desktop look fancy and that’s why I will recommend you some great Gnome shell extensions. I have also posted earlier about Gnome 3 desktop customization, be sure to check it out too. All these extensions are in Gnome extensions site. You can install them by one click with Firefox. Directly from the website. I’m using Debian 9 with highly customized setup, so you might run into some issues with some of these extensions. If you do, you can ask for help by commenting…

Best Torrent Apps 2018 | For Linux & Windows | Open Source

best torrent apps for linux and windows

This article will contain the best torrent apps 2018 for Linux and also Windows. Some of these best torrent apps will be available also for MacOS. I am a guy who respect open source software, and no ads in my applications. So that’s the way we are headed. µTorrent is one of the most popular torrent software for Windows, but why? It used to be good, but in my opinion, it’s too stuffed with ads. Unless of course you’re using the pro version of it. Best Torrent Apps 2018, for…

Software alternatives for Linux & Windows – Open Source

software alternatives for linux

You’re probably looking for common Windows software alternatives for Linux. Or perhaps just open source alternatives for Windows software? Now you might be asking yourself: Why can’t I just pirate everything and use the paid programs? If you did, ask yourself this question: Why wouldn’t I help the open source developers by using their software and donating them like one dollar? Well if you’re really broke and can’t afford that, don’t pay anything, even using their software supports them. The paid and expensive software might be better than the open…

Common Linux problems with their fixes – Submit yours

common linux problems

Common Linux problems with their fixes. Not a usual post, but I thought that this might help some people. Yes, I know that Stack Overflow, Ask Ubuntu and bunch of other websites are made for this, but why not? I promise that I will post here every problem that I will face with its fix. Comment below if you have a problem and I will try to help you and other people can also do that. If you have arrived here from Google or any other search engine, press CTRL+F…

Best Linux distributions 2018 – Beginners to experts

Best Linux distributions

Best Linux distributions at the year 2018 I decided to list the best Linux distributions of the year 2018 based on my opinions and also facts. What should you try, what should you skip? Choosing the best Linux distribution for yourself can be very frustrating, that’s why I’m here to help. There is hundreds of Linux distributions listed at Distrowatch, and most of them are based on Debian and Arch Linux. If you are just a beginner in the Linux world, and haven’t even decided to use Linux as your…

Things to do after installing Linux Mint 18.3 – Easiest ways

Things to do after installing Linux Mint 18.3

Hello to you reading my article “Things to do after installing Linux Mint 18.3”. In this article, I will show you suggested things to do after installing Linux Mint. These are the things that I would personally do and have done after installing Linux Mint. All the “things” in this article are optional, you don’t need to do any of these if you don’t want to, these are just recommendations. Linux Mint is a community-driven Linux distribution based on Debian and Ubuntu that strives to be a “modern, elegant and…

Hide Files Inside Images

Hiding in plain sight is sometimes the best tactic.   For instance, this lovely young lady   Rather unassuming, right? Well, read on and you’ll learn how to extract a hidden message from that picture!   Steganography is “the practice of concealing a file, message, image, or video within another file, message, image, or video.” (Source: Wikipedia) In Linux, the ever-so-handy Steghide allows us to do just that. I know that you and your imagination will come up with all sorts of creative ways to utilize this awesome little program.…

Cracking Passwords With Hashcat

Cracking Passwords With Hashcat

Hashcat is praised as one of the most advanced, thorough, and powerful password cracking programs available today. It’s also a personal favorite of mine, and we will be going over the basics so you can get started. By the end of this guide, you will attempt to crack as many passwords as you can from a list of many, many hashes created for this tutorial. When you’re done, post a comment below to tell us how many you got, and see how many passwords other people were able to find!…

Freebitco.in allows you to mine bitcoins with your browser

mining bitcoins browser

Ever heard about mining bitcoin with browser? I don’t know if this has happened before anywhere, but Freebitco.in allows you now to mine Bitcoin with your browser. Sounds crazy, right? It uses your CPU to mine them so the income cannot be very big, but it’s still worth to try, why not? This was the result I got using my old Lenovo laptop (X220 with Intel i5 2520m). Just login to your Freebitco.in account, or register and try it yourself. It won’t make you rich but you may try it…

Best encrypted email providers | Only free ones | Security

best encrypted email providers

Hello everyone, today I will share you the best encrypted email providers. I will share only those which have free plans. I hope you enjoy! 1. Tutanota Tutanota is a great German made encrypted email provider. It works perfectly and also has Android and iOS apps available to download. I’ve used the android app for a few months now and can’t complain. Tutanota also offers paid business version. Tutanota automatically encrypts all your data on your device. Your mails as well as your contacts stay private. You can easily communicate…