Nix Apps

I’ve compiled a short list of the Linux programs I use, which you could use an open-source alternative to whatever Windows program you’re used to. I dare you to make a comparison of program size, product cost ( 🙂 ), and speed.

In Ubuntu, the first two are installed by default, and the others can be installed with a few clicks of the mouse through Synaptic Package Manager or in Applications > Add/remove… Although I would suggest you learn to use the command line, it’s even faster:

  1. Open terminal.
  2. Type sudo aptitude install blender

Just replace “blender” with the name of the package you want to install (package names in parentheses).

Games

Frozen Bubble (frozen-bubble)

Installation: Same as above

Making the Leap

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Others

Top 10 Linux Games

Gaming in Ubuntu Feisty Fawn

Even More Gaming in Ubuntu Feisty Fawn

What Would Cause One to Leave Windows for Ubuntu?

Windows XP is not ready for the desktop!

Ubuntu Games

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