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Mike Johnston

By Mike Johnston

May 25, 2019

Ubuntu MATE is a powerful desktop operating system that is based on the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution. What makes Ubuntu MATE unique is that it comes with the advanced MATE desktop environment which was originally created as a continuation of GNOME 2.  Given it's popularity in the Linux world, I've written this Ubuntu MATE Review to help show you what it's all about and decide if it's the... Read More →

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Mike Johnston

By Mike Johnston

October 29, 2018

Recently, the founder of the popular Solus distribution of Linux, decided to take some time away from the project for personal reasons. Sadly, it appears as though he has also stopped replying to the members of the development team he helped form and has basically disappeared.As a result, the Patreon account which numerous people have contributed to and that was, at one point, over $2000 monthly... Read More →

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Mike Johnston

By Mike Johnston

June 4, 2018

Pop OS by System76 has been around for a while but for the longest time, I hadn't tried it simply based on the fact that I had heard (incorrectly) that it was basically Ubuntu with some themes applied. Recently, however, I've discovered this is not just an Ubuntu distro with themes applied and I wanted to share my experiences in this Pop OS Review.Pop OS Review – The DesktopInstalling Pop... Read More →

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Mike Johnston

By Mike Johnston

April 27, 2018

Is screen tearing while using Nvidia drivers in Linux driving you nuts? Do you have an Optimus laptop? I believe we may have a solution for you!I experienced this issue for quite some time before finally finding a fix. This would happen in Ubuntu Mate, Ubuntu and similar distributions where Prime was used as a method to switch between Nvidia and Intel drivers.Typically on the Intel side of... Read More →

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Mike Johnston

By Mike Johnston

March 23, 2018

A new and interesting looking game, Ash of Gods: Redemption, is now available for WIndows, Mac and Linux platforms.Ash of Gods: Redemption is a turn-based RPG that combines tactical combat, CCG elements and a constantly evolving story.Rogue-like Storytelling means that every decision you make will need to be pondered carefully as any character, even your main one can die permanently. Even this,... Read More →

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