Why do people still bother with the “Command Line” . . . . ?

Well written article which explains the value of the CLI (Command Line Interface).   True, most of that value applies to more advanced users and systems folks, . . . but the CLI can save both a “pro’s” and “newby’s” butt in certain situations.

HTG article re Command Line . .

Windows vs Ubuntu – Side by Side Comparison . .

Very well done article – providing a summary with a side by side comparison, followed by a long, detailed analysis of each OS’s features and functionalities.

Worth reading to better understand why I’ve recommended Linux for our Club Members these last few years.   Simply put, for most common and everyday users, it’s just a safer & smoother experience.   And the great support Community is an added bonus.

Comparison of Windows & Ubuntu blog

What’s a Portable App & Why Does it Matter? . . .

Interesting article for Windows & Linux users alike.   Each Operating System has “Portable Apps” which have several differences when compared to standard “Installed Apps” . . . so see the write up at HTG’s website for details – including pros & cons.

OTG article re Portable Apps

The End of App Stores is Rapidly Approaching . . . . (?)

Interesting article in the link below.   The premise is that a newer type of webapp is coming to the fore . . PWA’s (Progressive Web Apps).

At this time, I’m somewhat skeptical that App Stores can be replaced that easily.   It’s more likely there will be a hybrid combo of methods to install and manage apps.

End of Apps Stores?