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Nick

Youtuber, writer, video maker, and Linux enthusiast

7 Unpopular Opinions about Linux

There are things you should keep to yourself, and things you shouldn't. No idea where this falls.

Ethics: on values, money, and life goals

Sometimes it helps to write down what you want to aim for, your values, and your ethical concerns

Why is Ubuntu Getting so Much Hate?

Ubuntu is the 'big dog' of Linux distros, and as such, people love to hate on Ubuntu, sometimes just because everyone does it. Let's see if it's deserved.

Davinci Resolve vs Kdenlive

I've used both video editors extensively, and here are a few thoughts on why I'll be sticking to Resolve for the time being

Moving the Website

If you visited thelinuxexp.com before, you might have noticed the site has changed a bit...

Useful Tweaks For elementary OS

Since I got a bunch of questions on how to add certain features to elementary OS, here are some easy, useful tweaks you can apply.

Hindsight is 2020 - A look back on the past decade

With the end of the 2010's, I did a bit of soul searching, and a full on retrospective. A long hard look at my last 10 years.

Having Doubts, or Not Being Good Enough

Doubt seems like a bad thing, but it only is if you choose the wrong action to alleviate these doubts.

The New Microsoft is the Old Apple

After Microsoft's October Surface event, I can't help but feel that Microsoft has now taken Apple's role in pushing hardware forward.

Returning to Borderlands (yes, the first one)

As I took my time through Borderlands 3's campaign, I felt the need to re-visit the first installment in the series. It has aged well.

Why don't You Just Play Games on Windows?

People often ask me why I choose to play games on Linux, with all the issues that entails. Why won't I just dual boot and be done with it?

How to Run Borderlands 3 on Linux

Here is how I got Borderlands 3 to start on Linux, with a few caveats...

Gnome is Great, But...

After using GNOME 3.34 for hours to make my latest video, I had time to reflect on what I feel is missing, and what GNOME's problems are.

On Taking On Too Much

Don't worry, this is not a rant on the hard creator's life, just a few thoughts on picking projects you can actually complete !

Thoughts on the Epic Games Store, Competing, and Linux

The Epic Games Store, as long as it uses anti-competitive practices, is bad for Linux gaming in general. A few thoughts on the matter.

How I Came To Love The Smartwatch

I used to be harsh on smartwatches. Didn't like them, didn't want them, and kinda made fun of people using them. Now, I have one...

Why elementary OS Is Important For The Linux World

elementary OS brings its own desktop environment, guidelines, approach to monetisation, but, more importantly, it brings a vision...

I Hate Debt, But I Had to Take a Mortage

Sometimes, being scared of something doesn't mean you shouldn't do it

8 Areas where Linux is Better than Windows

We're not the best at everything, but we're still better in a lot of ways