Once you become aware that there is a dependable, secure, capable, and modern computer system that rivals all others in popularity and actual use, you will want to try the Linux operating system on your computer. Perhaps you've been using any member of the Unix/Linux family - Linux, Android, ChromeOS, BSD or even OSX - for quite a while. You are likely looking for new ways to optimize your technology for the way you work. Going Linux is for computer users who just want to use Linux to get things done.
Are you new to Linux, upgrading from Windows to Linux, or just thinking about moving to Linux? This website and audio podcast provides you with practical, day-to-day advice on how to use Linux and its applications. Our goal is to help make the Linux experience easy for you.
Hear Larry live on Craig Crossman's Computer America broadcast on the third Thursday of every month.
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10 Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 17 LTS Do these 10 things BEFORE you invest the time installing your favorite applications, copying your video collection to the home partition, changing the theme to match the color blue on your keyboard's Fn keys, or (for veteran users) tweaking your conky script to reflect the names the network devices were given THIS TIME!
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