Finance Applications on Linux

There are numerous services available on the web for managing your personal finances. Although they may be convenient, they also often mean leaving your most valuable personal data with a company you can’t monitor. Some people are comfortable with this…

How to use Telegram on your Personal Computer

Telegram is an open source software developed by the Russian founders of Russia’s largest social network VK.com. This of it as the rival to WhatsApp and thank goodness it’s open source. The App has been widely used as a WhatsApp alternative due its…

How to use WhatsApp on your Computer

WhatsApp used to be an open source instant messenger application until facebook bought it over some years back. Now, Using WhatsApp can make life so easy for everyone to be in touch with associates, friends and loved ones but also…

Get Automate backups with restic and systemd on Fedora

Timely backups are important. So much so that backing up software is a common topic of discussion, even here on the Fedora Magazine. This article demonstrates how to automate backups with restic using only systemd unit files. For an introduction to restic, be sure to…

How to Check Your WAEC Result Online.

WAEC means West African Examination Council and this body is responsible for issuing certificates to secondary school (equivalent of Junior/Senior High Schools) throughout West Africa. You don’t need to buy any scratch card to check your 2019 WAEC result. The…

2 new apps for music tweakers on Fedora Workstation

Linux operating systems are great for making unique customizations and tweaks to make your computer work better for you. For example, the i3 window manager encourages users to think about the different components and pieces that make up the modern…

How to check & print your JAMB result – Check admission Status too.

The JAMB (Joint Admission and Matriculation Board) is delighted to release the much awaited JAMB 2019 scores. Candidates who successfully registered and sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Exam (UTME) should now check their scores online. The examination was…

How to pay your DSTV/GoTV Subscription in Nigeria

Multichoice offers both DSTV and GoTV Satelite decoders for Africans and recharging or choosing a banquet can be as easy as ABC. This is no ad for Multichoice but a simple article aimed at helping Nigerians who keep sending emails…

How to Troubleshoot slow WiFi on Linux

I’m no stranger to diagnosing hardware problems on Linux systems. Even though most of my professional work over the past few years has involved virtualization, I still enjoy crouching under desks and fumbling around with devices and memory modules. Well,…

Building a DNS-as-a-service with OpenStack Designate

Learn how to install and configure Designate, a multi-tenant DNS-as-a-service (DNSaaS) for OpenStack. Designate is a multi-tenant DNS-as-a-service that includes a REST API for domain and record management, a framework for integration with Neutron, and integration support for Bind9. You would…