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Swapnil Bhartiya

A free software fund-a-mental-ist and Charles Bukowski fan, Swapnil also writes fiction and tries to find cracks in the paper armours of proprietary companies. Swapnil has been covering Linux and Free Software/Open Source since 2005.

New flag to put Chrome bookmarks in app lau...

Jul 02, 20141 Comment356 Views

Chrome has only allowed the creation of icons in the app launcher by developers for the apps themselves. However, with this new flag available for

Secure Blackphone starts shipping

Jun 30, 2014No Comments319 Views

Blackphone, an Android-based smartphone developed by Silent Circle, SGP Technologies and Geeksphone, is now shipping.

Linux Mint KDE reviewed

Jun 24, 20141 Comment333 Views

If we compared Linux Mint with Kubuntu, which is obvious. I found each to have some pros and some cons.

Linux Mint 17 “Qiana” KDE relea...

Jun 23, 20141 Comment278 Views

The Linux Mint team has announced the release of Linux Mint 17 KDE codenamed Qiana.

7 Improvements The Linux Desktop Needs

Jun 21, 20141 Comment288 Views

Bruce Byfield writes on Datamation In the last fifteen years, the Linux desktop has gone from a collection of marginally adequate solutions to an unparalleled


Unlock your Nexus device and install 4.4.3 ...

Jun 03, 20147 Comments116 Views

Google has published 4.4.3 update for its Nexus devices without telling us anything about it.


Samsung introduces first Tizen phone to com...

Jun 02, 20144 Comments70 Views

The company has introduced its first Tizen powered smartphone called Samsung Z. Samsung is already using Tizen in its smart cameras and smart watches.


Linus Torvalds reads mean tweets

May 30, 2014No Comments173 Views

The Linux Foundation has published a video where Linus is reading some tweets on the lines of Jimmy Kimmel's Mean Tweets series.


Here is the first preview of KDE’s Pl...

May 22, 20142 Comments112 Views

You can now test Plasma Next on your system using this live image of Fedora.


China bans Windows 8 on government computer...

May 20, 20141 Comment75 Views

China has banned use of Windows 8 in government offices.