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  • 4 Tips for Working Smarter - Software and Hosts File Edits

    Distractions be gone! Since there's so many good programs and tips out there on how to work smarter, this video is a two parter. We first start by productivity suites, and our beloved hosts file.

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  • Clementine Review : The Last Music Player You'll Ever Need

    Just because a program is free and open source doesn't mean that it's good. Unless you're Clementine that is; an intense media player for Windows, Mac and Linux. See how it stacks up to the competition!

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  • Tizen : The Android Killer? - Mobile OS REVIEW

    Nixie checks out the Tizen OS, but can it establish itself as a new player on the cellular scene?

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  • Linux How-To: Globbing and Wildcards!

    As weird as it sounds, globbing is essential when using Linux. It will also make your life approx three million times easier! Here's how to use wildcard symbols and why you need them.

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  • What is Firefox OS and Why Should I Care?

    I continue the battle of open source OS's with a more developed project, Firefox OS. (previously named B2G ; Boot to Gecko) It's the new mobile pride and joy of Mozilla.. Let's see how it stacks up to the competition.

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  • Ubuntu Touch is Here - Why Should I Care?

    Ubuntu has gone to our phones, and it seems like a dream come true. Except with Android dominating the Linux mobile space, what can Ubuntu Touch really bring to the market? Find out this week on OS.ALT as I begin my open source mobile operating system BATTLE ROYALE... n' stuff. =)

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  • Nixie Answers Your Linux Questions

    I should have known better to have you ask me anything. You definitely didn't hold back and so I'm not going to either - here are the more tame (yet equally popular) FAQ from me to you! If you like this style, I'll get to some of the more... challenging ones when I don't have the zombie plague.

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  • Linux Howto: Free Up Hard Drive and Remove Hidden Packages

    [Works in any Debian based distro] How do you know if a program is truly deleted from your drive? Here are some of the best commands and software to free up your HDD by fully uninstalling programs.

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  • Be Efficient - Best Free Productivity Software in the Universe

    Be your own Success Kid with these 4 must-have open source applications! Works on Linux, PC and Mac.

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  • Ubuntu is Slow! How to Fix It

    This week I'm showing you some tried and true ways to get the most performance out of your Ubuntu box.

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