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Linuxcon North America 2015: Linus Keeps it Real
LinuxPlanet: Rather than the typical Linux kernel panel keynote where Torvalds has typically participated, Torvalds did a one on one question and answer ten minute session with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin. (Aug 23, 2015)

Lennart Poettering merged “su” command replacement into systemd: Test Drive on Fedora Rawhide
With this pull request systemd now support a su command functional and can create privileged sessions, that are fully isolated from the original session (Aug 29, 2015)

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Jonathan Riddell Mocks Canonical with His Own Intellectual Property Policy
(Sep 03, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: For those of you who are not in the loop, Jonathan Riddell has opposed to Canonical IP Policy several times until now

Calligra 2.9.7 Released
(Sep 03, 2015, 08:23) (0 talkbacks)

The Calligra team is pleased to announce the release of Calligra Suite, and Calligra Active 2.9.7.

The Comparison and Context of Unikernels and Containers
(Sep 03, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The New Stack: Talk about unikernels is starting to gain momentum.

Alliance for Open Media will develop a royalty-free video codec
(Sep 03, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: Amazon, Cisco, Google, Intel Corporation, Microsoft, Mozilla and Netflix announced formation of the Alliance for Open Media.

Ubuntu Phone Project Leader Steps Down, Leaves Canonical
(Sep 03, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Cristian Parrino, leader of the team behind the Ubuntu Phone project, as well as of the development team that creates the Ubuntu Touch operating system, announced his resignation.

How to Auto Install All Kali Linux Tools Using Katoolin on Debian/Ubuntu
(Sep 03, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Katoolin is a script that helps to install Kali Linux tools on your Linux distribution of choice.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 Enters Beta with Improved Container Support
(Sep 02, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Red Hat is out today with a beta release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL 7), providing users with an early preview of new features set to become generally available later this year.

How to stitch photos into a panorama with Hugin Panorama Creator on Linux
(Sep 02, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Almost every modern digital camera offers the ability of 'on the fly' panorama creation, but often you will find the result of this automated process not to meet expectations.

Cinnamon 2.8 Desktop Environment to Feature a Visual Workspace Switcher Applet
(Sep 02, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The great news we want to share with you today is that Cinnamon's workspace-swither applet has been redesigned to offer you a visual representation of your desktops

Linux Foundation is giving away Chromebooks
(Sep 02, 2015, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Enroll in a Linux Foundation training course in the month of September and get a Chromebook for free.

LibreOffice 5.0.1 Open-Source Productivity Suite at a Glance
(Sep 02, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Ever since the LibreOffice open-source office suite was forked from the Oracle OpenOffice suite in 2010, its community of developers has been working to improve it.

Where to Download the Best Linux Games Without Any Hassle
(Sep 02, 2015, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

MakeUseOf: Today, it’s clear that the “no games on Linux” myth is dead.

About the systemd controversy...
(Sep 02, 2015, 09:00) (2 talkbacks)

Errata Security: As a troll, one of my favorite targets is "systemd", because it generates so much hate on both sides.

13 Ways You Can Help Desktop Linux To Grow
(Sep 02, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

ItsFOSS: How can I help Linux?

How to set up AirPlay Mirroring on a Raspberry Pi
(Sep 02, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

CultofMac: If you don’t have an Apple TV, you can’t use AirPlay Mirroring, right? Actually, you can — as long you have a Raspberry Pi.

New Android-x86 Release Peppered With Problems
(Sep 02, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: The latest Android-x86 Project release takes us one step closer to using the Android OS on a desktop or laptop computer. However, the project suffers from stability and reliability issues.

FISH – A smart and user-friendly command line shell for Linux
(Sep 02, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

UbuntuGeek: The friendly interactive shell (FISH). fish is a user friendly command line shell intended mostly for interactive use.

Collecting Ubuntu Linux System Information
(Sep 02, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: This post lists commands that you can use to collect the hardware information.

Ubuntu Make Now Lets Users Install the Unity 3D Editor in Ubuntu Linux
(Sep 01, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Ubuntu Make 15.09 is now available for download on all supported 64-bit Ubuntu OSes

How open film project Cosmos Laundromat made Blender better
(Sep 01, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Cosmos Laundromat (or Project Gooseberry for those of us who have been following its production from the start) isn't just a 10-minute short film.

How to speed up apache with mod_pagespeed and Memcached on Ubuntu 15.04
(Sep 01, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows how to improve the page load times of your website by using the Google mod_pagespeed module for Apache in conjunction with the fast in-memory cache Memcached.

Mozilla's mobile misstep puts the Web at risk
(Sep 01, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: Mozilla's mission is at risk. That, in turn, could put the entire Web at risk.

Using tshark to Watch and Inspect Network Traffic
(Sep 01, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: What you may not know is that there exists a console version of Wireshark called tshark.

x86 Systems Will See Some Boot Time Optimizations With Linux 4.3
(Sep 01, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Ingo Molnar sent in his several Git pull requests today for the code he maintains within the Linux kernel.

Fanless network appliance runs Linux on Marvell Armada 370
(Sep 01, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Axiomtek's fanless "NA150" network appliance runs Linux on a Marvell Armada 370 SoC and offers five GbE ports, a 2.5-inch drive bay, and mini-PCIe wireless.

How to Install PHP 7 with Apache and MariaDB on CentOS 7/Debian 8
(Sep 01, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article will walk you through the process of installing and compiling PHP 7 RC1 from source tarball along with Apache and MariaDB on CentOS 7 and Debian 8 Jessie.

How to install a wireless hotspot with captive page on Linux using CoovaChilli
(Sep 01, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This software is an ideal hotspot management solution for hotels, restaurants, supermarkets, parks, and any place offering WiFi Internet.

Running Linux Mint 17.2 Xfce
(Sep 01, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: The good guys and gals at Linux Mint are on a roll, with three long-term support (LTS) releases in a row.

Configure NIC(Network Interface Card) bonding in CentOS 7 / RHEL 7
(Sep 01, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: NIC(Network Interface Card) bonding is also known as Network bonding.

Back to school: 5 open source programs for students and teachers
(Aug 31, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Charlie Reisinger takes a look at a few affordable and stress-free open source software tools to help students and teachers make learning fun.

Trouble Maker - Breaks Your Linux Machine and Ask You to Fix Broken Linux
(Aug 31, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: This is a nice way of learning to fix a broken Linux System.

First Point Release of Git 2.5 Brings Lots of Improvements, Some New Features
(Aug 31, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Among the most interesting changes, we can mention that it is now possible to run an aliased command directly from a sub-folder

First Update to LibreOffice 5 Lands
(Aug 31, 2015, 14:00) (2 talkbacks)

 ostatic: The Document Foundation today announced the first update to the milestone LibreOffice 5.0 released a few weeks ago.

Cyanogen crosses the chasm from mod to pre-installed OS
(Aug 31, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: CyanogenMod is rapidly evolving from being the most popular Android mo

Ubuntu 15.10 Flavors Beta 1 is Available to Download and Install For Testing
(Aug 31, 2015, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)

 UbuntuPortal: Canonical has just released and announced the first beta of Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf Flavors (Ubuntu GNOME, Ubuntu MATE, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Xubuntu and Ubuntu Kylin).

How to switch from NetworkManager to systemd-networkd on Linux
(Aug 31, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: In the world of Linux, adoption of systemd has been a subject of heated controversy, and the debate between its proponents and critics is still going on.

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