Author Archives: Admin

Sumantro Mukherjee: How Do You Fedora?

We recently interviewed Sumantro Mukherjee on how he uses Fedora. This is part of a series on the Fedora Magazine. The series profiles Fedora users and how they use Fedora to get things done. Contact us on the feedback form… Continue Reading →

[Android] PAGF # 45

“Paid Apps Gone Free” (PAGF), is a new section on Ubuntu Vibes where we will post a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time. To know more about PAGFs, read our first post…. [This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First […]

GtkHash – Hashing out the basics

GtkHash is a small utility that ships with some Linux Distros and is held in the Repositories of many more. If shipped, you will likely find it under Accessories. If available, but not installed, you can install it using either your Software Manager/Centre or your (Synaptic) Package Manager.

Linux cmp command tutorial for beginners (7 examples)

Pretty much regardless of your role, if your regular work involves doing stuff on the command line in Linux, you may find yourself in a situation where-in you’d want to compare two files using a command line utility. There are several command line tools that let you do this, and one among them is the […]

Adding IoT Flare to a Hot Springs and Spa Business

As the folks at Bozeman Hot Springs usher their hot springs and spa into the 21st centurywith new technology and pools, they are thinking about new ways to delighttheir customers and stay top of mind. One recurring request,no doubt from the avid skiing community, is the ability to read currentpool temperatures online, in the same […]

Distribution Release: Parrot Security OS 3.6

Lorenzo Faletra has announced the release of Parrot Security OS 3.6, an updated build of the project’s Debian-based specialist distribution featuring useful tools for penetration testing, forensic analysis, hacking, privacy, anonymity and cryptography: “After some months of hard work we were finally able to release Parrot Security OS….

Conky Harmattan Adds an Interactive Setup Tool

Conky Harmattan, a beautiful, informative Conky theme for the Linux desktop, is now a bit easier to use thanks to an interactive CLI tool. This post, Conky Harmattan Adds an Interactive Setup Tool, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Ways To Rescue Or Recover Grub Menu

?Just this very sweet morning you started your laptop and Boom! You get a black screen with a message that “Unknown Filesystem” and a message saying “Grub Rescue”. Now you are here at LinuxAndUbunu to see how you can tackle out of this problem and save your precious data and boot normally into Linux again. […]