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Linus Torvalds: We're in the late rc phase, and this may be the last rc if nothing surprising happens. (Apr 17, 2017)

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NEWS ANALYSIS: After six years of pitching the dream of a converged Linux desktop experience that crosses desktop, mobile, server and cloud, Canonical pulls the plug. (Apr 05, 2017)

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Bryan Lunduke Interviews Richard Stallman
(Apr 23, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Last Friday, the Linux Tycoon (as well as the guy who's been known to say "Linux sucks"), Bryan Lunduke, sat down for a free form interview with Richard Stallman.

Automatically Wake Up Your Linux System From Sleep Or Hibernation Mode
(Apr 23, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

The rtcwake command is used to enter a Linux system sleep or hibernate state, and to automatically wake from it at a specific time.

Android 6.0.1 Released for Asus Tinker Board
(Apr 23, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Asus has now made available their first release of the Android operating system on the Asus Tinker Board.

OpenShot 2.3 Linux Video Editor New Features
(Apr 22, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Recently, the team behind the popular open source video editor has made its third point release available

Understanding Shell Initialization Files and User Profiles in Linux
(Apr 22, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: Learn about shell initialization files in relation to user profiles for local user management in Linux.

OpenStack Radium? Maybe…but it could be Formidable
(Apr 22, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: OK the first results are in from the OpenStack community naming process for the R release. The winner at this point is Radium.

Linux Backlight Brightness Keyboard Shortcuts
(Apr 21, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

FreedomPenguin: How to provide consistent laptop backlight key mapping without across any Linux distribution.

Ubuntu 17.10 Is Named ‘Artful Aardvark’
(Apr 21, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

OMGubuntu: Still wondering what the Ubuntu 17.10 codename will be? Well, it seems we have our answer.

Overclocking The Radeon RX 580 Under Linux
(Apr 21, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Here are the ups and downs of overclocking the Radeon graphics card under Linux.

WordPress 4.7.4 Maintenance Release
(Apr 21, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

This release contains 47 maintenance fixes and enhancements, chief among them an incompatibility between the upcoming Chrome version and the visual editor

DockerCon 17 Focuses on Enterprise Adoption of Containers
(Apr 21, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Docker isn't a hobbyist technology anymore as enterprise adoption and security efforts move forward.

nano: CLI Text Editor For Everyone [basic tutorials]
(Apr 21, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

nano is a Command Line Interface text editor for GNU/Linux designed to emulate Pico text editor.

Shell scripting (BASH) : How to create temporary random file name
(Apr 21, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Nixcraft: Sometimes you need to create a temporary file in your shell script.

MetLife Navigates DevOps with Docker Containers
(Apr 21, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: The 150-year-old insurance vendor tells DockerCon audience how it now runs 30-year-old application code in modern container infrastructure.

How Docker Is Growing Its Container Business
(Apr 21, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: Ben Golub, CEO of Docker Inc., discusses the business of containers and where Docker is headed.

A Look at DietPi: A Lightweight OS for Your Pi Board
(Apr 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

piboards: DietPi is a Linux OS tailored for single board computers and that provides a rather staggering collection of useful, graphical tools for easy administration of the system.

Automatic MySQL schema management with Skeema
(Apr 21, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: Learn about an open source tool that helps make managing database management easy and replicable.

How to install Moodle on ISPConfig
(Apr 21, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators, and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalized learning environments.

Firefox 53 Introduces Quantum Compositor, Reducing Browser Crashes
(Apr 20, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Mozilla improves the Firefox browser with a new graphics rendering technology and patches for 39 security vulnerabilities.

Docker Inception: Play with Docker
(Apr 20, 2017, 22:23) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews.com: Turtles all the way down.

Steghide - An Easy way to Hide Confidential Data Inside Images and Sound Objects in Linux
(Apr 20, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

2daygeek: Steghide is a steganography program that allows you to hide confidential files inside an image or audio file with a passphrase.

Indicator Bulletin - A Clipboard Manager for Searching and Formatting Text
(Apr 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

fossmint: Indicator Bulletin is a clipboard manager applet through which you can intelligently search for (using regular expressions) and edit text you have saved to its clipboard.

Move faster: 5 ways to increase your IT 'metabolism'
(Apr 20, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterprisersProject: 5 steps to inspire agile transformation

Containerize Legacy Apps with Docker MTA
(Apr 20, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The keyword phrase here is "certain legacy applications." Docker learned while developing MTA that when it comes to migrating to containers, not all legacy apps are created equally.

3 Emacs extensions for getting organized
(Apr 20, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Want to get organized? Look no further than the Emacs text editor with these three helpful modes.

How To Add Linux Commands To The Queue And Execute Them One By One
(Apr 20, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostechnix: Task Spooler is a command line program to queue up other commands and execute them one after other.

What is LinuxKit and why does it matter?
(Apr 20, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

CIO.com: Building a highly customized yet containerized operating system can be a super expensive, high-infrastructure requirement for new companies.

Fasd - A Commandline Tool That Offers Quick Access to Files and Directories
(Apr 20, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Fasd (pronounced as fast) is command-line productivity booster, a self-contained POSIX shell script which enables quick and more efficient access to files and directories.

First GNOME 3.26 Desktop Environment Features Revealed, Here's What's Coming
(Apr 20, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

GNOME Usage is a new app planned for the GNOME 3.26 cycle, promising to be a GNOME 3 application that can display the current resource usage of the host system where the GNOME desktop is installed

TinkerOS_Debian V1.8 (Beta version) Released
(Apr 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 TinkerOS is a Linux distribution for the Asus Tinker Board based on Debian.

Mozilla Firefox 53.0 Web Browser Drops Linux Support for Older Processors
(Apr 20, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux users should know that starting with this version, Firefox can no longer be installed on computers powered by older processor than Pentium 4 and AMD Opteron.

Google Promotes Chrome 58 to Stable Channel with 29 Security Fixes, Improvements
(Apr 19, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Chrome 58.0.3029.81 is now the latest stable release of the popular web browser from Google, bringing a number of fixes and improvements

Docker Takes Aim at Modernizing Traditional Enterprise Applications
(Apr 19, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Docker Inc. debuts a new professional services offering to help organizations move legacy applications to a container microservices infrastructure.

How Docker is Taking Visa Everywhere It Wants To Be
(Apr 19, 2017, 14:04) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Visa is one of the world's most trusted brands and at DockerCon 17 today, Swamy Kocherlakota, SVP, Global Head of Infrastructure and Operations at Visa told a capacity keynote audience why Visa trusts Docker.

How To Monitor The Progress Of Data Through A Pipe Using 'pv' Command
(Apr 19, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: pv, acronym of pipe viewer, command allows a user to see the progress of data through a pipeline.

How to draw primitive shapes with BRL-CAD
(Apr 19, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to draw primitive shapes with BRL-CAD, which can be used for geometric modeling of more complex shapes.

Linux Kernels 4.10.11, 4.9.23 LTS and 4.4.62 LTS Improve MIPS, Intel i915 Support
(Apr 19, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Arriving about one week after their previous maintenance updates, Linux kernel 4.10.11, Linux kernel 4.9.23 LTS and Linux kernel 4.4.62 LTS are now the latest patches for the respective kernel branches

The Unity desktop environment isn't dead, forks planned
(Apr 19, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LifeOnLinux: As expected, some users and developers aren't happy that the Unity desktop environment is going to be stopped and removed in favour of GNOME Shell.

ADAS development system runs Linux on TI TDA2X SoC
(Apr 19, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Rugged Vision Platform (RVP) dev kit is designed for evaluating ADAS technology under realistic on-vehicle conditions.

Docker LinuxKit: Secure Linux containers for Windows, macOS, and clouds
(Apr 19, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Docker introduces lightweight Linux containers for other platforms.

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