Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.
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Nativefier Instantly Converts Any Website Into a Desktop Program Using Command Line

Short Bytes: Nativefier is based on the Node.js runtime environment which can convert any web page into an automated desktop application. Nativefier does this using a...
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A Simple Hangman Game Implemented In 3 Lines Of Python

Short Bytes: Today I'm sharing a clever implementation of Hangman in python by programmer Danver Braganza. Take a look at this 3-lines-long program and try to...
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11 Skills And Programming Languages To Become A Professional Web Developer

Short Bytes: Apart from learning the basic skills like HTML and CSS, the road to becoming a successful web developer needs some extra skills....
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Running ‘rm -rf –no-preserve-root /’ Command In Linux Can Kill Some Laptops Permanently

Short Bytes: The mere thought of permanently damaging your laptop is daunting. But, what if you are trying to erase your current Linux installation...
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Lakka Is A Linux OS That Converts Any Computer Into A Gaming Console

Short Bytes: Lakka is a lightweight Linux distribution for converting any computer into a full-fledged retro gaming console. Based on OpenELEC and RetroArch, it...
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GNU Emacs Tutorial: How To Edit A File (Cheat Sheet Included)

Short Bytes: Do you want to learn the basics of Emacs text editor? Well, here is a basic tutorial for you to get started. For...
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10 Most Common Mistakes Every Beginner Java Programmer Makes

Short Bytes: According to you, which is the most common mistake every beginner makes while coding in Java programming language? Well, there are some...
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TrumpScript – Two Coders Have Turned Donald Trump Into A Programming Language

Short Bytes: Participating in a hackathon and after a 20-hours long coding session, two programmers have written a python-based programming language called TrumpScript. This...
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Why Is Linux Foundation’s Latest Change A Bad News For Linux And Open Source?

Short Bytes: Up until recently, the Linux Foundation allowed the individual members to elect two board members and ensure that the voice of Linux...

Dear GitHub, More Than 1000 Famous Developers Are Mad At Your Issues Tracker

Short Bytes: Annoyed by GitHub’s outdated Issues Tracker feature, a CloudFlare developer has written an open letter to GitHub, suggesting the website to address the...