Operating Systems

Screenshots on Mac and Windows
The best screenshot tools at a glance
  • Web design

A picture says more than a thousand words – at least sometimes. Instead of having to describe what you see on your monitor or display to others, all you need to do is send a screenshot. Easy-to-use screenshot software or apps let you create, annotate, or highlight an image within seconds and send it to your contacts. We present some screenshot tools that make your daily work easier.

The best screenshot tools at a glance
Ubuntu: The Linux system for everyone
Ubuntu: The versatile Linux distribution with long-term support
  • Know-how

Whether a home PC, work laptop, or website server – without an operating system, the management of hardware resources wouldn’t be possible. Windows systems have proven themselves over the years, and Apple computers run with Mac OS X as the standard, but Linux distributions are no longer a niche in the server environment. Ubuntu, for example, continues to build on traditional open source...

Ubuntu: The versatile Linux distribution with long-term support
Windows 10: defragmenting the hard disk
How to defrag a Windows 10 Hard Drive
  • Configuration

Defragmenting can speed up your hard disk and boost your computer’s performance – that used to be the case. Modern file systems and SSD data carriers make defragmentation almost superfluous and can even be more harmful than beneficial. Windows 10 takes care of this once time-consuming process automatically in the background, without users noticing any delay.

How to defrag a Windows 10 Hard Drive
Rocky Linux
How good is Rocky Linux?
  • Configuration

Rocky Linux is due to become the successor to CentOS, along with AlmaLinux. The operating system has been available since 2021 and has received good reviews thus far. Keep reading to find out exactly what Rocky Linux is, which advantages and disadvantages this Linux distribution offers, and which fields the system is best suited to.

How good is Rocky Linux?
Lubuntu
Lubuntu - The fast and lean Linux distribution
  • Configuration

Lubuntu is an ideal solution for upgrading older computers due to its low hardware and memory requirements. But the Linux distribution is also suitable for other purposes. In our article, we take a closer look at the Ubuntu derivative, who it’s suitable for, and what Lubuntu’s system requirements are. Read on for more.

Lubuntu - The fast and lean Linux distribution
Linux distributions
The best Linux distributions (operating systems)
  • Configuration

It can be difficult to keep track of all the Linux distributions available. Whether you are looking to switch your business to Linux or are simply curious about Linux and in the market for a new operating system, our article shows you the top distributions and discusses their different purposes. Read on to find out more.

The best Linux distributions (operating systems)
Kali Linux
What is the “Hacker Linux” Kali?
  • Configuration

If you want to check your computer or network for vulnerabilities, recover lost data, or crack passwords, Kali Linux is the right operating system for you. The open source distribution offers over 600 security tools. We’ll explain exactly what Kali Linux is, what capabilities it has, and why the system is also known as “Hacker Linux”.

What is the “Hacker Linux” Kali?
Best cloud storage providers
The best cloud storage providers – an overview of the best online storage
  • Tools

Storing files online on a cloud platform has become part of everyday life for many people. Storing files with online storage providers takes the load off your hard drive and ensures that they are available anytime and from anywhere. But what are the best cloud storage providers on the market? And what differences are there between them? Which one would be best for me?

The best cloud storage providers – an overview of the best online storage
tmux terminal multiplexer
How to install and use tmux (terminal multiplexer)
  • Know-how

If you still prefer to use one of the many Linux distributions with command lines, you can use a terminal multiplexer such as tmux. Functionally, tmux resembles GNU Screen, offering multitasking in the form of many parallel console sessions in one terminal and user-defined configurations. Our tutorial will explain how tmux works.

How to install and use tmux (terminal multiplexer)
A comparison of different servers
Web Hosting Server Comparison
  • Know-how

Carry out a server comparison and you will notice that website operators have a large selection to choose from. Professional hosts offer virtual, dedicated, and cloud based servers in different performance levels. How do these server models differ from one another? What features does a root server have in comparison to a managed server? Which type of hosting is best for your web project? Take a...

Web Hosting Server Comparison