Canonical Announces Ubuntu Core 18 for IoT

Canonical today published Ubuntu Core 18, bringing the popular Ubuntu 18.04 LTS to high-security embedded devices. Ubuntu Core 18 will receive 10 years low-cost security maintenance, enabling long-term industrial and mission-critical deployments. Updates are delivered with a device-specific SLA, ensuring that change is managed by the manufacturer or the enterprise and providing a rapid response to … Read more

How to install WordPress with Apache on Ubuntu 18.04

WordPress is by far the most popular open source blogging and CMS platform that powers over a quarter of world’s websites. It is based on PHP and MySQL and packs a ton of features that can be extended with free and premium plugins and themes. WordPress enables you to easily build your eCommerce store, website, … Read more

How To Add Swap Space on Ubuntu 18.04

Swap is a space on a disk that is used when the amount of physical RAM memory is full. When a Linux system runs out of RAM, inactive pages are moved from the RAM to the swap space. Swap space can take the form of either a dedicated swap partition or a swap file. In … Read more

How to Install Flask on Ubuntu 18.04

Flask is a free and open source micro web framework for Python designed to help developers build secure, scalable and maintainable web applications. Flask is based on Werkzeug and uses Jinja2 as template engine. Unlike Django, by default Flask doesn’t include ORM, form validation or any other functionalities provided by third party libraries. Flask is … Read more

How to Install phpMyAdmin with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04

phpMyAdmin is an open source PHP based tool for managing MySQL and MariaDB servers over a web-based interface. phpMyAdmin allows you to interact with MySQL databases, manage user accounts and privileges, execute SQL-statements, import and export data in a variety of data formats and much more. This tutorial describes how to install phpMyAdmin with Nginx … Read more

How To Install Atom Text Editor on Ubuntu 18.04

Atom is an open source cross-platform code editor developed by GitHub. It has a built-in package manager, embedded Git control, smart autocompletion, syntax highlighting and multiple panes. Under the hood Atom is a desktop application built on Electron using HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and Node.js. The easiest and recommended way to install Atom on Ubuntu machines … Read more

How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 18.04

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Whether you want to access the Internet safely and securely while connected on an untrusty public Wi-Fi network, bypass Geo-restricted content or allow your coworkers to connect securely to your company network when working remotely, using a VPN is the best solution. VPN allows you to connect to remote VPN servers, making your connection encrypted … Read more

Official Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Release, Gmail Redesign, New Cinnamon 3.8 Desktop and More

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Ubuntu 18.04 “Bionic Beaver” LTS is scheduled to be released officially today. This release features major changes, including kernel version updated to 4.15, GNOME instead of Unity, Python 2 no longer installed by default and much more. According to the release announcement “Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS includes the Queens release of OpenStack including the clustering enabled LXD … Read more