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Optimize Ubuntu for better performance: Speed up Ubuntu 10.04

  Linux is fast but sometime we need to tweak it to get the best performance out of it. This optimizes the graphical function and speed up the applications. We will be discussing…

Google Chrome For Linux and Chrome for Mac available for Download

Google’s own Web browser chrome which was and is liked by many geeks for it’s speed and simplicity is now available on Mac and Linux platforms too . So , you can just…

Recommended directory in Linux for Installing / Copying Apps Games or LAMP – Linux File system Explained

Newbie’s to Linux often face the dilemma of where to install or put the binaries of any software app they wish to run on their Linux. If that app comes with a installer…

How to check server response time using cUrl

If you own a Web server or a VPS and would like to see how quick it is at delivering your website pages and how efficient is it’s response time then you can…

Best Linux Distro for a Old and Slow PC – Small Low on Resources and ultra fast

Most of us have a old Computer or laptop that we wish to revive but modern day OS like Windows Xp, Vista and even Ubuntu are too much demanding in terms of resources…

Download and Backup Friends Complete Album from Facebook and Flickr also Tag Upload and Share Pics

Are you a picture junkie  and love to upload photos on Flickr and Facebook ? and also enjoy viewing images on your friends albums while saving them sometimes and ever wondered if there…

Extract Selected range of Pages of a PDF as a PDF File in Linux

You downloaded a PDF file and you are only interested in particular pages say 23-56 and the rest of it  is useless for you, then you can use the GhostScript utility to extract …

Best Free Video Converter for any Format – Format Factory

Hello friends, I searched the Internet for a decent video converter that converted 3gp video from my mobile to wmv, mpg or any other common and easily playable format. I tried several of…

Installing Software from tar.gz Tarball Compressed Archive in Linux

This is for newbies in Linux who are trying to learn Linux and in the meantime require to install several apps most of them are available in the repository ( Ubuntu,Suse,Fedora etc .)…

Hotmail Does not allows mail forwarding to Gmail Yahoo or anyone else

Microsoft is targeted by the open source community and the Linux enthusiasts much often , and I thought why these guys hate MS so much but today while using my hotmail account I…

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