Kopia – backup/restore tool

Kopia is a fast and secure backup/restore tool that allows you to create encrypted snapshots of your data and save the snapshots to remote or cloud storage of your choice, to network-attached storage or server, or locally on your machine. … [Read more...]

Vale – software to help you write with a consistent tone and style

Vale is open source software which enforces editorial style guidelines in documents. This syntax-aware linter for prose is built with speed and extensibility in mind. … [Read more...]

17 Best Free and Open Source Linux Video Editors

Linux represents an excellent platform for editing video. We recommend the best free and open source video editors. … [Read more...]

9 Best Free and Open Source Web-Based MPD Clients

To provide an insight into the quality of software that is available, we have compiled a list of 9 best web-based MPD clients. … [Read more...]

10 Best Free and Open Source Continuous Integration Systems

Continuous integration (CI) is the practice of merging all developers’ working copies to a shared mainline several times a day. … [Read more...]

8 Best Free and Open Source Console MPD Clients

MPD is a powerful server-side application for playing music. In a home environment, you can connect an MPD server to a Hi-Fi system, and control the server using a notebook or smartphone. … [Read more...]

Machine Learning in Linux: Final2x – enhance your images with super-resolution

Final2x is GUI software that uses sophisticated AI models to enhance your images by guessing what the details could be. It’s free and open source software. … [Read more...]

10 Best Free and Open Source Graphical Mastodon Clients

Mastodon is a free and open source microblogging platform similar to X (formerly Twitter), but with user privacy and decentralization in mind. … [Read more...]

Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Apple iWork

iWork is an office suite of applications created by Apple for its macOS, iPadOS, and iOS operating systems. iWork provides the word-processing and desktop-publishing application Pages, the spreadsheet application Numbers, and the presentation application Keynote. … [Read more...]

Sola MPD – web-based MPD client

I’ve reviewed a fair number of graphical, terminal-based and web-based MPD clients. Let’s now take a look at Sola MPD, a web based client that needs to be deployed to a machine on your local network. … [Read more...]

17 Best Free and Open Source Build Systems

Build automation is the process of automating the creation of a software build and the associated processes. … [Read more...]

9 Best Free and Open Source Terminal-Based Internet Radio Apps

This article recommends our favourite terminal-based internet radio apps. We only include free and open source software. … [Read more...]

Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Google FeedBurner

Feeds are a way for websites large and small to distribute their content well beyond just visitors using browsers. FeedBurner is a web feed management service. … [Read more...]

FIREBAT T8 Plus Mini PC Running Linux: Installing and Configuring Rhino Linux

For this article in the series, we explore installing and configuring Rhino Linux on the FIREBAT. Rhino Linux is a rolling release Ubuntu-based distribution with Pacstall and the XFCE desktop environment at its core. … [Read more...]

Best Free and Open Source Software: April 2024 Updates

April 2024 updates to the largest compilation of recommended free and open source software available for Linux. … [Read more...]

10 Best Free and Open Source Virtual Keyboards

There are several different kinds of keyboards for PCs. The most common type is a physical, external keyboard that plugs into your PC. But you can use a virtual keyboard with Linux instead of a physical keyboard. … [Read more...]