Lesser known but still handy Linux commands

Lesser known but still handy Linux commands

Some of the less obvious Linux commands might still come in very handy from time to time

03/27/17

Unix tip: Using bash on Windows

Unix tip: Using bash on Windows

The relatively new bash on Ubuntu on Windows brings some new possibilities to Windows users

03/16/17

Highlights from Mobile World Congress 2017

Highlights from Mobile World Congress 2017

A look at some of the exciting emerging technologies on display at last week's Mobile World Congress

03/09/17

UNIX: Computers and art meet face-to-face

UNIX: Computers and art meet face-to-face

What do art and Unix have in common?

03/07/17

There's more than one way to kill a Unix process

There's more than one way to kill a Unix process

There are even more ways to kill a process on a Unix/Linux system than there are ways to skin a cat.

02/28/17

Sniffing out Unix processes using pgrep

Sniffing out Unix processes using pgrep

Easy ways to pull together important and interesting stats on your running processes -- using the pgrep command

02/27/17

The many faces of grep

The many faces of grep

The everlastingly useful grep command can change its character in very interesting ways with the flip of a switch

02/21/17

The look of a Facebook imposter

The look of a Facebook imposter

How false friends creep into your facebook community

02/13/17

Rapid7 demystifies penetration testing

Rapid7 demystifies penetration testing

A deep dive into penetration testing -- the choices made and some surprising findings

02/08/17

Book review: Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python

Book review: Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python

A great book for learning Python and building your own games

01/30/17

14 ways to keep your data safe on Data Privacy Day

14 ways to keep your data safe on Data Privacy Day

If you're not already focusing on Data Privacy Day, it's time to join the effort. Here are some suggestions on how to observe this important day and improve your chances of keeping your data private.

01/26/17

Ransomware takes a nasty turn

Ransomware takes a nasty turn

Ransomware without the ransom request? The recent attacks on hadoop are redefining what ransomeware is all about.

01/19/17

MongoDB ransomware attacks and lessons learned

MongoDB ransomware attacks and lessons learned

With tens of thousands of databases being held for hostage, it's time to focus on underlying problems and strategies.

01/13/17

Using Unix commands to profile your users

Using Unix commands to profile your users

Unix commands can help you get a feel for how your users are working and what's usual or unusual about their command line activities

01/09/17

17 Unix tricks for a happy 2017

17 Unix tricks for a happy 2017

Some useful tips and tricks to get 2017 off to a good start

12/22/16

Book review: Facebook for Seniors

Book review: Facebook for Seniors

A fun and easy way to become really good at using facebook -- even if you didn't grow up with the web.

12/20/16

Merry Linux to you!

Merry Linux to you!

Christmas songs with lyrics slightly altered to celebrate the OS we love

12/20/16

Aiming for resilience

Aiming for resilience

EMP and its potential consequences for data centers and life as we know it

12/16/16

Unix tip: Cleaning up your files

Unix tip: Cleaning up your files

Removing, moving, and renaming files with troublesome names and files extracted to the wrong location

12/13/16

Unix tip: Getting smarter and faster with vi

Unix tip: Getting smarter and faster with vi

Some handy tricks for using vi more effectively amd efficiently

12/09/16

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