Category Archives: online

MacFormat, issue 311

The latest issue of Future’s best-selling Mac title is out now, and features two tutorials and a review from yours truly.

The tutorials reveal how to set up your own free VPN service using macOS Server, plus install Elementary OS on to older Macs. I’ve also submitted a single-page review of Crossover for Mac 16.

For more details and to order a copy, please click here. To subscribe to the magazine, please click here.

Finally, my guide to setting up macOS Server on an older Mac, published in issue 310, is now available to read online at TechRadar.

Linux Format 217 – Super Pi!

lxf217The latest issue of Linux Format is out now, and my lead feature – Super Pi – adorns the cover. It’s a ten-page guide to building various Pi-related projects, from desktop or laptop PC to media server and IoT add-on. Also in this issue – my latest piece on using the Terminal, this month focussing on running multiple shells from a single window using Screen.

For more details and to order, please click here. Subscribers can also access these and the rest of the magazine content in PDF format here.

Linux Format 214 – all about Turtl and remote X-Window

LXF214The latest issue of Future’s best-selling title for Linux enthusiasts is available now, and features two of my tutorials: a guide to controlling X-Window apps remotely using a Terminal ssh session, and a project on setting up a Turtl server as a free alternative to Evernote. Please click here for more details and to order. Subscribers can access both articles (and indeed everything I’ve written so far for the magazine) in PDF format by clicking here.

Linux Format 209 – tablets, streaming sticks and more

LXF209Three of my tutorials feature in the latest issue of Linux Format: the first of a new series examining basic Terminal use, plus in-depth guides to installing Ubuntu on a hybrid Windows tablet device, and building your own media streaming stick using the Pi Zero and OpenELEC.

Visit the magazine website for full details – subscribers can also access these and all my previously published tutorials in PDF format through the magazine’s PDF archive. The latter article has also been published online at TechRadar.

TechRadar – Windows and Linux smorgasbord

TechRadarA number of my articles have found their way on to the TechRadar website in recent weeks – these are mostly republished articles from Windows Help & Advice, plus a series of Linux roundups that I updated for the website: