Remotely Control Your Ubuntu PC from an Android Device

This short article explains how to turn any Android device into a remote control for an Ubuntu Desktop PC with minimal requirement (SSH server, xdotool for Ubuntu and Home Remote Control for Android).

I’m not sure about the utility of doing this except for the fact that is pretty cool to do it. ;-)

Home Remote Control is nifty little Android app that provides A LOT of nice features to play with, see screenshots.

Install Windows Games and Applications on Fedora Linux 20

Linux has come a long way over the years and decent alternatives have been created for many Windows applications. However, you may still find some old software that you need to run or maybe just wanna play a game which hasn’t yet been ported to Linux.

What is PlayOnLinux ?

PlayOnLinux is a piece of software which allows you to easily install and use numerous games and apps designed to run with Microsoft® Windows®.

Windows XP user? Consider moving on to Linux Mint

Windows XP has reached the end of life and pretty soon it won’t be supported anymore by Microsoft. This means that there won’t be any updates released you you’ll be left with vulnerable software. If your computer runs Windows XP just fine but it may not be capable of running Windows 7 and you don’t want to upgrade your hardware, maybe it’s time to think about moving on to Linux.