May 23, 2017

Forget Windows, Linux or MacOS: Try these alternative operating systems

No Windows, no Linux, no macOS: is there really a desktop operating system that's worth using outside of the big three? We've set out to answer […]
May 12, 2017

Windows Store getting Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE Linux

Microsoft made some important announcements at the Build Conference. Prominent among these was the fact that iTunes will be coming to the Windows Store at long […]
March 9, 2017

6 best free Linux firewalls of 2017

Note: Our best free Linux firewalls round-up has been fully updated. This feature was first published in June 2010. You're walking down a dark alley, late […]
February 22, 2017

What’s the best Linux firewall distro of 2017?

This article was provided to TechRadar by Linux Format, the number one magazine to boost your knowledge on Linux, open source developments, distro releases and much […]
February 15, 2017

13 weird and wonderful niche Linux distros of 2017

Note: Our weird and wonderful niche Linux distros roundup has been fully updated. This feature was first published in December 2011. Fed up with the bog-standard […]
January 14, 2017

The best Linux distros: 7 versions of Linux we recommend

Think MacBooks are a rip-off and Windows 10 is flat-out rubbish? Perhaps it’s time to check out a Linux distro.  If you’ve never touched Linux before, […]
June 19, 2016

Fedora Anaconda and Mint Install – Hands-on with two more Linux installers

Following my Calamares and Ubiquity side-by-side comparison, here is a look at the latest Fedora installer and the not-so-new-Linux Mint Debian Edition installer. Latest stories for […]
February 3, 2016

Updated: 6 of the best free Linux firewalls

Introduction Note: Our best free Linux firewalls round-up has been fully updated. This feature was first published in June 2010. You’re walking down a dark alley, […]
December 17, 2015

Updated: 10 best Linux distros: which one is right for you?

Introduction Note: Our 10 best Linux distros round-up has been fully updated. This feature was first published in May 2012. Choice and flexibility are the hallmarks […]