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How to install and use new Mac-style note taking app Notes in Ubuntu

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How to install and use new Mac-style note taking app Notes in Ubuntu
While the good old pen-and-paper way of taking notes still works for many, if your work involves computers, you can take advantage of plethora of applications that are designed and developed specifically for note taking. If you are on Linux, and are looking for a simple and elegant note taking app, you may want to check out the appropriately named Notes, which we will be discussing in this article.

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How to Install Django 1.10 on Ubuntu 16.04

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How to Install Django 1.10 on Ubuntu 16.04
Django is a web application framework written in python that follows the MVC (Model-View-Controller) architecture, it is available for free and released under an open source license. In this tutorial, we will install Django 1.10 on a Ubuntu 16.04 server. Django can be installed on a server in many ways, in this tutorial, I will show you to install it with pip, virtualenv and directly from the Django GIT sources. Finally, I will show you the first steps to start a new project with the Django web framework.

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An Introduction to Vivaldi Browser on Linux

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An Introduction to Vivaldi Browser on Linux
Vivaldi is a new browser that was initially released only about seven months ago and has gained very high popularity since then. The software is of freeware type with many open-source components, and it was created by former Opera employees who wanted to express their opposition to the direction that Opera browser was heading to.

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How to access your Google Drive account from Linux command line using Gdrive

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How to access your Google Drive account from Linux command line using Gdrive
While Google Drive is no doubt one of the most popular (if not the most popular) cloud storage services available today, what’s really sad is that there is no official Drive client available for Linux. But that doesn’t mean there are no alternatives – in fact the awesome Linux/open-source community has developed several unofficial Google Drive clients, some of which we’ve already discussed here at HowtoForge. In this article, we will discuss Gdrive.

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How to download YouTube videos right from the terminal on Ubuntu

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How to download YouTube videos right from the terminal on Ubuntu
Downloading YouTube videos has been one of the most common user activities since the rise of the world’s most popular entertainment content website. The reason to download something from YouTube can be to have access to it without having to be online, keep something that may get restricted in your geographic location in the future, or download music videos just to burn them on an audio CD. In this quick guide, we will take a look on how to download YouTube videos right from the terminal.

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How to setup an SFTP server on CentOS

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How to setup an SFTP server on CentOS
This tutorial explains how to setup and use an SFTP server on CentOS. Before I start, let me explain what actually SFTP represents and what it is used for. SFTP stands for SSH File Transfer Protocol or Secure File Transfer Protocol. It uses a separate protocol packaged with SSH to provide a secure connection.

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How to create multiple profiles for Unity launcher in Ubuntu using launcher-list-indicator

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How to create multiple profiles for Unity launcher in Ubuntu using launcher-list-indicator
If you are on Ubuntu Linux and use the Unity desktop (which is the default desktop environment for the Linux distribution for quite some time now), you’d agree that launching an application through Unity’s launcher bar is only convenient as long as the app icon is there right in front of your eyes. However sadly, that’s not usually the case when you use your Ubuntu box for more than one purposes, as most of the times, because of the sheer number of apps, icon corresponding the one you want to launch is buried somewhere at the bottom of the launcher.

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How to Install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors on RHEL/CentOS/Fedora

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How to Install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors on RHEL/CentOS/Fedora
This tutorial describes how to install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors on Rad Hat-based Linux distributions. ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors allows users to edit text documents, spreadsheets and presentations offline by providing access to the cloud-based ONLYOFFICE portals for an efficient remote team collaboration.

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How to Install nginx and google PageSpeed on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)

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How to Install nginx and google PageSpeed on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)
This tutorial shows how to build a nginx .deb package for Ubuntu 16.04 from source that has Google PageSpeed module compiled in. Nginx (engine-x) is an open source and high-performance HTTP server, reverse proxy and IMAP/POP3 proxy server. The outstanding features of Nginx are stability, rich feature set, simple configuration and low resource consumption. Nginx is being used by some of the largest websites on the internet and is gaining more and more popularity in the webmaster community.

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StrongSwan based IPsec VPN using certificates and pre shared key on Ubuntu 16.04

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StrongSwan based IPsec VPN using certificates and pre shared key on Ubuntu 16.04
In this article, the strongSwan IPsec VPN will be installed on Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS), I will show the integration of OpenSC for hardware tokens and finally the creation of a gateway-to-gateway tunnel using a pre-shared key and x.509 certificates.

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