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NewPipe, Open Source Alternative YouTube app

If playing YouTube videos in the background is one feature you want on your Android phone, then NewPipe is the app for you. It gives you the capability of not only doing this, but downloading the videos directly from your phone in video or music format. Cool, huh? What is NewPipe? “NewPipe does not use…

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Google Play Music Desktop Player, your customizable Linux app.

“Google Play Music Desktop Player” is an open-source application built with Electron and it’s available for Linux, Windows and Mac. Having said that, I’d like to add that it’s also very highly customizable version of the official Google Play Music web-app, which of course isn’t.

Why I Love Dropbox Paper & Why You Should, Too | Google Docs vs. Dropbox Paper

Humans are very visual people, and platforms like YouTube and Vimeo prove that all on their own. In general, I find that we’re more likely to watch videos on topics we find interesting rather than read text posts (it’s why slideshow posts are so popular, even those I personally loathe those types of articles). This…

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Why I Love Open-Source Software & Why You Should, Too

When you hear the term “open-source”, what do you think about? Nerds wearing glasses, coding away on their computers? A giant Windows PC? (You’re probably right about the first part). I was 13 when I installed my first Linux-based operating system and learned how to code. I was baffled by the nature of Linux and…