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Creepy Things They Know About You
 
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Think you're a private person? So did I. Let's learn how much dirt tracking companies have on you. (It gets really creepy at 2:13 ) New video up on privacy tools! https://youtu.be/uM5UNy3ebKA How to block LSOs: http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/disable-local-shared-objects-flash.html Turn off cookies: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/disable-third-party-cookies EFF’s Panopticlick: https://panopticlick.eff.org How search is tracked: http://donttrack.us/ Google history: https://www.google.com/settings/accounthistory Samy’s evercookie: http://samy.pl/evercookie Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 125125 Nixie Pixel
Image Editing : GIMP vs Photoshop
 
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Can free software compete with a product so popular that it has become a part of our language? http://on.fb.me/follownix In the world of photo editors, no other piece of software comes close to matching Adobe Photoshop's power. On this week's episode of OS.ALT we see how Photoshop compares to GIMP, a free and open source graphics editor. Follow me: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel Open Source Alternative, GIMP: http://http://www.gimp.org/ Adobe Photoshop: http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshopfamily.html Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 214761 Nixie Pixel
4 Tricks to Speed Up Ubuntu
 
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This week I'm showing you some tried and true ways to get the most performance out of your Ubuntu box. Add me: || http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Code used in Video (in order of appearance) * Show Hidden Startup Apps: sudo sed -i "s/NoDisplay=true/NoDisplay=false/g" /etc/xdg/autostart/*.desktop * Install Preload from Software Center * Change Swappiness Value 1. Run terminal 2. Enter following line to see current swappiness value cat /proc/sys/vm/swappiness (default value in Ubuntu for swappiness is 60) 3. Open file /etc/sysctl.conf in a text editor, I did gedit /etc/sysctl.conf 4. nter the following parameter # Decrease swappiness value vm.swappiness=10 5. Save the file and restart the computer Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 880231 Nixie Pixel
Password Managers : Why You Need Them - Keepass
 
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Safe, free & open source mobile browser - http://bit.ly/UC4ME Don't be fooled, it is NOT SECURE enough to use the default password manager for browsers Firefox / Chrome / IE. Encryption is the best way to keep your passwords safe and Keepass is an incredible free and open source solution. Let's learn more about it so you can get started with better password management and security. Learn more about Keepass : http://keepass.info/ Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 121415 Nixie Pixel
Top 5 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu
 
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So you've finished your Ubuntu install. Now what? You probably want to feel more at home with your new operating system, so here are a few tips on what you can do after installing Ubuntu...|| Join the chat: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || Like installing flash player (so you can watch Youtube videos!), multimedia codecs, changing settings such as your icons and wallpaper, and setting up Ubuntu One. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 1719962 Nixie Pixel
Intro to the Command Line - BASH Basics
 
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Support free & open source browsers - bit.ly/UC4ME || We know it, we love it - Bash Shell! Whether you're an experienced programmer or new to the scene, understanding the basics of bash is a must to be more productive with Linux / UNIX . Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 176501 Nixie Pixel
Top 5 Network Tools in the Command Line
 
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Be careful, you might actually enjoy learning how to troubleshoot your network in the terminal. || Add me: https://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ || Monitor performance, bandwidth usage much more using these five easy commands. Fun with IP Addresses! Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 209272 Nixie Pixel
Globbing in Linux - How to use Wildcards
 
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As weird as it sounds, globbing is essential when using Linux. It will also make your life approx three million times easier! Here's how to use wildcard symbols and why you need them. || Add me here: https://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 37216 Nixie Pixel
Partitioning 101
 
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What is a filesystem, a partition, and how do they relate to your hard drive? I describe how to separate portions of your hard disk into usable chunks, how to partition it, and why file systems are important. || Add Me: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || Free Access to Jackthreads:http://jthrds.co/nixieaccess This lesson applies for people who want to learn about Windows 7 disks, Mac OS X Lion, Ubuntu 12.04, and other Linux distributions. As a special bonus I show you how to resize your Windows drives to prepare for dual-booting, and the best partitioning setup for your Ubuntu (or other Linux) installation. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 115801 Nixie Pixel
The Real Me
 
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Over the last 6 years, I have learned your names and your stories. I think it's time for me to return the favor. Thanks for keeping it real. ^.^ http://www.patreon.com/nixiepixel Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 305136 Nixie Pixel
Set Up a Secure Network / File Sharing Server in 5 Minutes
 
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Learn the best way to set up a secure network between Linux, Mac and Windows machines while protecting your data! This new tutorial will show you how to *safely* use Samba to share your files across the LAN. || Add me: bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Note: To add more shares you only have to change the permissions using properties, and add another share with the samba admin page, easy! Samba not working in 13.04? Here's a fix that has worked for most: http://askubuntu.com/questions/288229/i-just-upgraded-to-13-04-and-samba-isnt-working-it-is-installed-but-will-not-o Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 260231 Nixie Pixel
Is this real life? My (Slightly Medicated) Update
 
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Dear friends, thanks so much for being patient during my recovery process. I miss you, and have some excellent video ideas in my 'when Nixie feels better' queue! ♡ For more personal updates, check out my Patreon feed - it's free to follow: https://www.patreon.com/nixiepixel Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 50014 Nixie Pixel
Protect your Packets with SSH
 
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Flygrip for charity! Learn more: http://bit.ly/flygripnix || Internet Security exists among unicorns and rainbows. All the ninja cats are using dynamic port forwarding. Seriously though, Proxy + SSH = great. Public Wifi networks are nasty; you have to always use protection. Forget telnet, I'll show you all about Secure Shell and more in this fun-filled tutorial. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 89564 Nixie Pixel
2018 Video! SSH - Advanced Terminal Tricks : Part 1
 
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New 2018 vid. ;) Have a X server running (ie. you’re running Linux right? ..you do) Want to run a program that’s installed on your home machine while you're away? SSH to the rescue. www.opensorcerers.org Join us! https://discord.gg/geekbeacon Part 2 will be port forwarding and VNCServer! Let's learn about X11 forwarding... this will allow me to run a graphical program from a remote server and see it locally as if I was sitting right there. Thanks NCS for the awesome musix: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7ZsBPK656s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jK2aIUmmdP4
Views: 57764 Nixie Pixel
How to Upgrade Ubuntu
 
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http://www.facebook.com/nixiepixel Some versions of Ubuntu don't automatically give you the option to upgrade to the latest version. In this week's Ubuntu is Easy segment, I show you the easy way to upgrade Ubuntu to the latest release, which as of when this video was released is 11.04, Natty Narwhal. Ubuntu is Easy is my video segment designed to help new Ubuntu users get more familiar with their new Linux operating system and see that you don't have to be an expert with the command line to get things done. Produced on Linux Mint using only open source programs! Thanks Wayne Tedder for my Linux made penguin intro : http://www.youtube.com/user/deathguppie Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 37296 Nixie Pixel
Protect your Privacy Completely : Web Browsing with TAILS + Tor
 
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Privacy advocates, people who believe in personal liberty, and tinfoil-hat conspiracy theorists, this free and open source system is for you. || Say Hi! http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || There's no better way to hide your IP, browse the internet, chat, and conduct private business than by using TAILS; The Amnesic Incognito Live System. TAILS is an easy to use Debian-based Linux operating system that uses Tor and contains everything you need to hide what you do online. Leave no trail with TAILS. Plug in a USB or use a Tails CD and feel more secure browsing the internet: https://www.torproject.org/ More on Tor Browser: https://www.torproject.org/ Add Me! Facebook: http://facebook.com/nixiepixel Twitter: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 152718 Nixie Pixel
Microsoft Office vs OpenOffice / LibreOffice
 
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MS Office is the most popular office productivity suite, but unless your business provides it to you (or you pirate it), it costs a lot to get. Does the free & open source competition measure up? http://on.fb.me/follownix Follow me: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel Watch the second episode of my new Revision3 OS.ALT show to hear my opinion on how Microsoft Office 2010 compares to OpenOffice & LibreOffice. These are considered among the crown jewels of the FOSS movement, so check it out! Everyone loves free software, right? Resource and Download Info: Libre Office: http://www.libreoffice.org/ More videos: http://youtube.com/nixiedoeslinux Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 581286 Nixie Pixel
Howto Change Linux Boot Options and Splash Screen
 
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Don't like how ugly your PC looks when you dual boot? Customize how your computer boots with Grub 2 - ||Join the chat: http://on.fb.me/follownix || In this tutorial I show you the basic ways to configure your bootloader. Lots of things have changed since the upgrade from the original Grub, so check out this week's episode of OS.ALT to learn more about how to make your boot menu boot-a-licious! Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 155473 Nixie Pixel
4 Free Browser Tools for Privacy on the Net - Properly Paranoid
 
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Hella outdated but you should watch anyway. :) Not all privacy tools are created equal. I researched for months to find those you should avoid, and ones worthy of your time and trust. All free, open source and multi platform. All take under 5 minutes to set up. Please share if you care about user privacy! :-)https://facebook.com/nixiepixel Song credits: Unwritten Return: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJQ98uKT-2E&feature=youtu.be Orion dance by The End of Primes is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. https://soundcloud.com/theendofprimes/orion-dance Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 193210 Nixie Pixel
The Linux File System - Explained
 
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In Linux, everything is a file. All the files the kernel can understand are displayed. This can make for quite a scary file system for some, so I'm here to break it down. || Join the chat: https://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ || Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 545970 Nixie Pixel
Open Source 3D Printing Will Change the World
 
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It seems like once a product becomes popular, they want to hurry up and close the source and hardware. Not so with this unique, consumer 3d printer by BQ. It's 100% open source, check out how you can hack it here: http://reprap.org/wiki/Prusa_i3_Hephestos Outtro music usable with permission and creative commons, "Pandora" by MDK: http://bit.ly/nixlovesmdk Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 35187 Nixie Pixel
Grub Rescue - Complete Re-install of GRUB 2 from Live USB
 
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Seeing nothing but the grub rescue prompt? Did Windows mess up your Master Boot Record? Using Ubuntu, GRUB 2 got you down? Who needs Live CDs? This video tutorial will show you how you can use an Ubuntu Live USB drive to reinstall GRUB, even when your boot device is inaccessible. Commands used in this video: sudo mount /dev/sda5 /mnt *****Using the linux installation on your hard drive instead of /dev/sda5 sudo mount --bind /dev /mnt/dev sudo mount --bind /proc /mnt/proc sudo mount --bind /sys /mnt/sys sudo chroot /mnt grub-install /dev/sda *****Using your boot device instead of /dev/sda CTRL-D sudo umount /mnt/dev sudo umount /mnt/proc sudo umount /mnt/sys sudo umount /mnt This video was produced on Linux and edited entirely using open source programs! My USB is a Mimobot, found here http://bit.ly/pSU2Wt Intro made in Linux by Yazlanka: http://twitter.com/#!/yazlanka Outtro thanks to Wayne Tedder :http://www.youtube.com/user/deathguppie Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 276756 Nixie Pixel
Top 5 - Open Source Utility Software
 
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From a free antivirus to a sweet FTP - there are many ways to improve the performance of your computer for free! In this OS ALT I talk about some of the best open source utility software available today. Join the chat: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Get the Free Utility Software here: FileZilla - http://filezilla-project.org/ Clamtk / Clamav - http://clamtk.sourceforge.net/ Wireshark - http://www.wireshark.org/ Windirstat - http://sourceforge.net/projects/windirstat/ Kdirstat - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/k4dirstat/ Gparted - http://gparted.sourceforge.net/ Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 172101 Nixie Pixel
Install Themes on Recent Ubuntu Releases without Crying
 
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Installing themes in Ubuntu has been easy in the past, but with the latest releases Oneiric Ocelot and Precise Pangolin it's a bit trickier. Let me show how! || Add Me: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || Free Access to Jackthreads:http://jthrds.co/nixieaccess Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 139236 Nixie Pixel
Top 5 Command Line Essentials - BASH Basics
 
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OS.ALT Viewers get free encrypted VPN: http://www.nixiepixel.com/go/secure If you run Linux, bash is the foundation of everything you do. Same goes for Mac OS X and there's even a bash port for Windows! Let's talk about some essentials in the terminal that you can't (and shouldn't) live without. A fantastic message from Stallman Saint IGNUcius: ;-) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AR8mYFiTsIw Hotspot Shield free download: Desktop (Mac & Windows) http://bit.ly/UoqsVR Android http://bit.ly/1n9Y7hn iOS http://bit.ly/Q6Uueb Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 84989 Nixie Pixel
Tutorial : Ubuntu Old Kernel Versions - Be Gone!
 
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Yay, the 1st video of my new segment, Ubuntu Is Easy! http://bit.ly/ijHATR In this tutorial I show you how to get rid of all of those extra boot menu entries that the system updater adds. These aren't just menu entries, they're actually different versions of the kernel, the core of a Linux operating system, so they take up space on your hard drive. Watch to find out how to fix this problem, the easy way! This video was produced on Linux and edited entirely using open source programs! Thanks Wayne Tedder for my Blender made penguin outtro : http://www.youtube.com/user/deathguppie Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 32473 Nixie Pixel
4 Easy Steps to Better Time Management - Software and Hosts File Fun
 
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Distractions be gone! Since there's so many solutions to help us work smarter, this video is a 2 parter. We start with productivity suites, then our beloved hosts file. Add me: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+NixiePixel/posts Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 63555 Nixie Pixel
Mozilla Thunderbird
 
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Mozilla Thunderbird is a shining example of an open-source project that has become extremely popular. Approx 15 to 20 million people use Thunderbird as their every day mail and news client. || Add Me: http://facebook.com/nixiepixel Google +: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Tweet: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel It is truly cross-platform, running on Windows, Mac, Linux, and more. Check out this week's episode of OS.ALT for my review of Thunderbird. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 124406 Nixie Pixel
One Music Player to Rule Them All : Clementine Review
 
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Just because a program is free and open source doesn't mean that it's good. Unless you're Clementine that is; an intense media player for Windows, Mac and Linux. || Add me: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+NixiePixel/ See how it stacks up to the competition! Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 128748 Nixie Pixel
Linux Commands 101 : wget - Download ALL THE THINGS!
 
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Get ready, get set, it's wget! The most robust command to download all your favorite videos, music and media. For Linux, Mac and Windows alike! || Join the chat: https://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ || wget for windows: http://users.ugent.be/~bpuype/wget/#download wget for mac: http://osxdaily.com/2012/05/22/install-wget-mac-os-x/ wget for linux: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/basicnet/wget.html Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 120773 Nixie Pixel
Media Centers - Best HTPC Software
 
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Join the chat: http://plus.google.com/u/0/+NixiePixel || The heart of the home theater PC is its media center software. This is one area where free and open source applications shine - some of the top HTPC programs, home automation systems, and operating systems are FOSS. Check out this week's OS.ALT for my thoughts on some of the very best, including mythtv, xbmc media center, and LinuxMCE. Free Audiobook for watching! http://bit.ly/nixie-audible Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 116807 Nixie Pixel
5 Fun Commands in the CLI
 
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Here's some semi-pointless but super fun commands in the Linux terminal that will keep you coming back for more, semi-pointless but super fun commands..yes! Add me: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 106692 Nixie Pixel
Kazam Review - Linux Free Screen Recorder
 
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Unlike most screen recording programs for Linux, Kazam is powerful in its editing/exporting options (in a clean, nice graphical user interface), works with a standard, easy-to-edit format, but it is not without it's downsides. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 60877 Nixie Pixel
Linux Commands 101 : Tar / GZ  File Compression & Archive
 
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Though gz, tar, zcat and gunzip sound like names of rejected superheroes, they're actually part of a really powerful archive and compression tool in Linux. || Add me: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel - Learn about tar and more with my terminal tutorial Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 56583 Nixie Pixel
All Things Audacity
 
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Audacity 2.0 Released March 13, 2012! || Every time I produce a video I make good use of Audacity, a free & open source sound editor and recording application. It's powerful too, here's proof! Add me: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || With it you can record, edit, convert sounds, and even auto-tune yourself in Windows, Mac, Linux, and BSD. In this video I talk all about Audacity and the fun things you can do with it. Try Audacity Here: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ Complete list of supported formats: -WAV, AIFF, AU, FLAC and Ogg Vorbis files. -Fast "On-Demand" import of WAV or AIFF files if read directly from source. -Import MPEG audio (including MP2 and MP3 files) using libmad. -Import raw (headerless) audio files using the "Import Raw" command. -Create WAV or AIFF files suitable for burning to audio CD. -Export MP3 files with the optional LAME encoder library. -Import and export AC3, M4A/M4R (AAC) and WMA with the optional FFmpeg library (this also supports import of audio fro Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 40571 Nixie Pixel
Top 5 Linux Games
 
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(All games work in Mac and Windows too!) Support the show: $2 Domains - http://bit.ly/gonixie || Is it the best time ever to be a Linux gamer? With this amazing list of titles releasing so far this year, I think so. =) 5. Don't Starve (Survival "Horror"): http://store.steampowered.com/app/219740/?snr=1_230_linux__201_2 4. Anomoly 2 (Tower Defense, RTS) : http://store.steampowered.com/app/236730/?snr=1_7_7_230_150_1 3. Gone Home (Adventure, Mystery) : http://store.steampowered.com/app/232430/ 2. Trine 2 (Platformer, Puzzle) http://store.steampowered.com/app/35720/ 1. DOTA 2 (MOBA) http://store.steampowered.com/app/570/ * Steamplay allows you access to all platforms (Win, Mac, Linux) in one purchase... yay! Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 377340 Nixie Pixel
My Favorite Distro and Learning Linux
 
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http://on.fb.me/follownix Many of you have been wondering where my Linux videos have gone, and I don't blame you. So to kick off my new Q&A segment, here are two of my most frequently asked questions: What is my favorite Linux distribution, and what resources would I recommend for someone new to learn Linux. Please enjoy it. Links mentioned in the video: http://www.linuxmint.com/ and http://ubuntuforums.org/ This video was produced on Linux Mint 10 (Julia) and edited entirely using open source programs! Intro made in Linux by Yazlanka: http://twitter.com/#!/yazlanka Thanks Wayne Tedder for my Blender made outtro:http://www.youtube.com/user/deathguppie Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 151306 Nixie Pixel
Best Free Software to Increase Your Productivity
 
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Be your own Success Kid with these 4 must-have open source applications! Works on Linux, PC and Mac. || Add Me: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || Resources and Software Info (in order of appearance) Plone - http://plone.org/ KeePass - http://www.keepass.info/download.html GnuCash - http://www.gnucash.org/ Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 105307 Nixie Pixel
Regex Howto : Dominate Your Code with Regular Expressions
 
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Regular Expressions rock. They are an ultra-powerful search pattern language that almost anyone can learn, whether you are into programming or not. || Add me: http://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ Useful bash commands in terminal: http://tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/ GUI for Regular Expressions / Regex : Kodos (geared towards PCRE standard; python, perl, php - free and open source) kodos.sourceforge.net/about.html Regexbuddy more robust and open platform (but paid, NOT open source) http://www.regular-expressions.info/regexbuddy.html Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 111101 Nixie Pixel
Ubuntu for Phones is Here - Why Should I Care?
 
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Is Ubuntu on our phones seem like a dream come true. But with Android dominating the Linux mobile space, what can Ubuntu Touch really bring to the market? Add me: http://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ Find out this week on OS.ALT as I begin my open source mobile operating system BATTLE ROYALE... n' stuff. =) Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 225077 Nixie Pixel
You are Not a Number
 
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So I did this thing.. http://www.patreon.com/nixiepixel None of it would have been possible without you! Miss the live stream yesterday? Don't worry, I recorded it for you. It's a bit nuts. You have been warned: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTHkOjIhjrc Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 111283 Nixie Pixel
Linux Webcam Recording Made Easy with GUVCviewer
 
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Finally, a good linux webcam recording program! http://www.nixiepixel.com GUVCviewer is found in the Ubuntu software repositories as well as in many major distributions. With it, you can easily view, record, and edit video from your webcamera. In this video I review GUVCviewer and show you some of what it can do on my Logitech cam. --------------- All content, including animation is done in open source applications! Intro courtesy of ChristVaginaGod: http://www.youtube.com/user/ChristVaginaGod Outtro courtesy of Deathguppie: http://www.youtube.com/user/deathguppie Produced with Kdenlive 0.7.8 and Audacity 1.3.12 on Linux Mint 10. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 117782 Nixie Pixel
Install Netflix in Linux Mint, Fedora and Ubuntu - Tutorial
 
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You've probably heard - Netflix works on Linux! Yes, installing Netflix on Linux has become easier, but we still need to use the cmd line. (COMMANDS BELOW) || Add me: http://facebook.com/nixiepixel || Let me show you the easy way to watch Netflix on Ubuntu, Mint and Fedora! Netflix in Ubuntu clips courtesy of Buzzinh, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kdk2URwS4rs&feature=share&list=UUQ7h7vfvbGE3TIrthsMFa0Q To install on Ubuntu / Mint - Start terminal $ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install netflix-desktop ------ For Fedora (only 32 bit systems) You need wget first: su -c 'yum -y install wget' Installing Netflix: wget -c http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/data/Netflixplayer.tar.gz tar -xvzf Netflixplayer.tar.gz su -c 'sh Netflixplayer.sh' Running Netflix from cmd line: sh /usr/bin/Netflix.sh Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 247869 Nixie Pixel
Professional vs Open Source Video Editing
 
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Looking for free video editing software but don't know if it measures up to the big boys? http://on.fb.me/follownix In this week's episode of OS.ALT I give you a rundown on how Adobe Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro compare to KDEnlive, my favorite open source video editor. Open Source Alternative, KDEnlive: http://www.kdenlive.org/ Adobe Premiere Pro: http://www.adobe.com/products/premiere.html Final Cut Pro: http://www.apple.com/finalcutpro/top-features/ Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 156449 Nixie Pixel
Ubuntu 13.04 Review - Raring Ringtail
 
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Support the show & save money : $2 Domains - http://bit.ly/gonixie || After 6 months of waiting, Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) is finally here! But is it worth the install? Watch my review to find outl. || Add me here: https://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
Views: 226811 Nixie Pixel
The Most Important Thing You'll Learn in the Command Line
 
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Support the show with Flygrip! http://bit.ly/flygripnix || You'll use these commands a bagillion times a day. The most important aspect when using BASH; Shell navigation and making the most out of your console with options. Enjoy! ^.^ How to prevent accidental removal of files - use alias rm = rm -i http://augix.com/wiki/A%20safe%20rm.html Some great examples of combining options using bash: http://www.linuxnix.com/2012/04/learn-linuxunix-find-command-60-practical-examples-part-ii.html Penguin Photo credit, adapted by me to love: http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulmannix/552345351/ Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
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Unity vs Gnome Shell - Desktop Comparison
 
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Worked hard on this one. =o) There's been a lot of controversy around choosing Unity over Gnome 3.. || Join the chat: http://twitter.com/nixiepixel || ..and many of you have requested my opinion. Since recent releases, Ubuntu has used Unity as its default desktop environment. In this week's episode of OS.ALT I describe the important differences for you, and what the improvements found in the latest version of Unity released with Ubuntu 12.04 mean in comparison with Gnome 3. Hint: Ubuntu 12.04 really floored me, in no small part due to Unity and the HUD. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
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A Secret to Free Up Hard Drive Space in Linux
 
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[Works in any Debian based distro] Add me! http://plus.google.com/+NixiePixel/ || How do you know if a program is truly deleted from your drive? Here are some of the best commands and software to free up your HDD by fully uninstalling programs. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
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GIMP 2.8 REVIEW
 
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After three years of hard work the latest, GIMP 2.8 image editor has finally been released. Does it live up to such high expectations? || Join the chat: http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus || Get GIMP here: http://www.gimp.org/ || The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a free and open source picture / photo editor which has generally been regarded as a poor comparison with Adobe Photoshop. Check out this week's episode of OS.ALT for my review of GIMP 2.8 to see how I think the new version turned out. Adding the GIMP ppa for 2.8: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install gimp Free 15 Day Gamefly - http://gamefly.com/osalt Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
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Rescue Me, I'm Drunk!
 
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Out of 42 teams at the ATTHack this year, I loved these guys the most. Their project was spot on, practical and hilarious. How they made it: https://github.com/octoblu/att-hackathon Join a Hack: http://bit.ly/1qgyRbf All external clips are allowable via Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0-https://soundcloud.com/janx_chiptune/castle-in-the-sky-indie-chip https://soundcloud.com/h5-audio-design/electro-ambient-loop Thanks to AT&T for flying me out to Vegas. Note: My views are my own, not AT&Ts. Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA
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