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How to install the Abiword word processor on Linux

Abiword is a lightweight word processor for Linux and other Unix-like operating systems (BSD, Haiku, and AmigaOS). It uses significantly fewer resources than that of Libre Office while providing similar features. As a result, many Linux fans turn to it for their writing…
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How to Watch DMAX Online (outside Spain) with a VPN

If you have tried to stream DMAX abroad, chances are you found that the video doesn’t even load. This is because DMAX is geo-blocked and unavailable outside certain countries. However, there’s good news. By connecting to a server in Spain via a VPN, you can unblock and…
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Researchers completely re-engineer yeast to make more biofuel

A little while ago, we covered the idea of using photovoltaic materials to drive enzymatic reactions in order to produce specific chemicals. The concept is being considered mostly because doing the same reaction in a cell is often horribly inefficient because everything else…
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How to convert video files to MP3 on Linux

You may have a video file on your Linux PC that you want to turn into a listenable MP3 audio file. Thankfully, there are many different tools on the Linux platform that can convert videos to MP3 audio files. In this guide, we will cover two methods. The first method we will…
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6 Best UK VPN Services in 2020

There are several possible reasons why you might be searching for a VPN service. If you’re outside the United Kingdom, maybe you want to unblock websites available in this country only. Or maybe you’re in the UK and looking for a way to safeguard your digital privacy. No…
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Best Podcasts to Listen to in 2020 on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

In just about 15 years, Podcasts have managed to become a potent mainstream medium. With over 800,000 shows available on various platforms, you may get confused about which one to pick up next. To help you, I have curated a list with some of the best podcasts to listen to in…
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How to Find Out Which Desktop Environment You are Using?

If you are a new Linux user and seeking help in one of the Linux forums, you may be asked this question: “Which desktop environment are you using?” You have an idea about what a desktop environment is but how do you know which one are you using? I’ll tell you how to…