FOSS LINUX AUTHOR
Hi! I'm Zohaib Ahsan, contributor to FOSS Linux. I'm studying computer science, I’ve learned a thing or two about operating systems that are based on Linux. This has made me join FOSS Linux where I can share what I have learned with the rest of the world. Not to mention — some major tea is going to be spilled as well — as I share with you the latest developments in the world of Linux.
Albeit the fact that technological advancements are a good thing, it's tough to deny that our data is becoming more vulnerable with each day. This could be attributed to how some operating systems aren't giving enough attention to privacy or malware, phishing, and viruses becoming more powerful with time.
It's no secret that Linux-based operating systems have been garnering quite some popularity as of late. Well, why wouldn't they? There's a lot of advantages that Linux distros have to bring to the table, the most notable of which is privacy. Thanks to Linux's way, these operating systems can secure the user data from malware and other such attacks.
The year is 2020, and Linux-based operating systems have never been more popular. All thanks to their increased security and privacy, smooth updates, and open-source nature, everyone wants to at least give a shot to its multitude of distributions. Now we have already covered some of the best Linux-based laptops that you can find in the market as of now. With that being said, we get it that they are not everyone's cup of tea, so Linux PC desktops are also something that you should be taking a look at as well.
To get a taste of Linux, you don't always have to have a beast of a computer. We know that the latest version of Ubuntu and other such newer Linux distros can be a bit difficult to run on older systems. However, there are many operating systems in the world of Linux that are especially geared toward machines with low-end specifications.
If you're a hardcore Linux enthusiast, the chances are that you would have at least heard of Cub Linux at some point in your life. However, if that's not the case and you feel like learning more about it, allow FOSSLinux to tell you guys all about what Cub Linux stood for, its history, and what it had to bring to the table.
It won't be wrong to say that mini PCs have all the potential in the world to take over the computer market shortly. Not only do they save a lot of space on your computer desk but also work in a very power-efficient manner while also causing less noise. Although they could be a tad more expensive than regular desktop PCs, they will actually save you some money in the long run.
If macOS or Windows-based systems no longer intrigue you, laptops that come with Linux pre-installed are definitely something to check out before deciding. While the Linux OS may have a bit of notoriety for being technical and complicated, tons of Linux distributions are perfect for beginners and will make the transition much easier.
An Hex editor is a program that allows the user to view, edit, and manipulate binary files, which contain data that is readable by machines, but not humans. This is where hex editors come into play because unlike other programs and tools which interpret data from files, hex editors, on the other hand, offer the user an opportunity to edit the physical binary contents of a file.