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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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EXT4 Updates Are Pretty Boring For Linux 4.3
(Sep 04, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The EXT4 file-system updates have been sent in for the Linux 4.3 kernel.

Transcribe Speech To Text With Linux And Google
(Sep 04, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Freedom Penguin: Sometimes in life, you run into situations where turning a voice recording into a text document is necessary.

The Best And Worst Of Linux Gaming
(Sep 04, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: This article looks at the best and worst options for gaming within Linux

GNOME 3.18 Beta 2 Officially Released, Final Version Coming on September 23
(Sep 04, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The development cycle of the GNOME 3.18 desktop environment will continue with the Release Candidate (GNOME 3.17.92 RC) version, which should be seeded to testers worldwide starting September 16

Samsung rolls out a round, Tizen-based Gear S2 watch
(Sep 04, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Samsung debuted its gen 2 smartwatch: a round, 11.5mm thick "Gear S2" device with a 1.2-inch 360 pixel AMOLED display.

Knoppix 7.4: whom is it for?
(Sep 04, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 DarkDuck: I faced no particular issue when working with Knoppix 7.4.2 in Live session.

Google Chrome Turns Seven, Advances with Security and Performance Gains
(Sep 03, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: After seven years of development, Google continues its rapid pace of release and enhancement for its Chrome browser.

Linux Foundation Sysadmins Open-Source Their IT Policies
(Sep 03, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)  Linux Foundation IT staff has decided to release some of the internal IT checklists and policy guides as part of the “Useful IT Policies” open-source project on GitHub

Ada Initiative runs out of puff, shuts its doors
(Sep 03, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITwire: A little over four years since it began, the Ada Initiative, a project set up to encourage the participation of women in free and open source software and culture, has run out of puff and kicked the bucket.

15 Practical Examples of 'echo' command in Linux
(Sep 03, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: echo is one of the most commonly and widely used built-in command for Linux bash and C shells

How to install Suricata intrusion detection system on Linux
(Sep 03, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

xmodulo: With incessant security threats, intrusion detection system (IDS) has become one of the most critical requirements in today's data center environments.

Xiaomi's Macbook Pro killer will run Linux
(Sep 03, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Xiaomi is known for its popular clones of Apple's iPhone and iPad.

Cockpit: A Beginner Friendly Server Administration Tool
(Sep 03, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Unixmen: Cockpit is a free and open source web-based system management application.

10 open source alternatives to Minecraft
(Sep 03, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks) Here's a quick look at some of clones and derivatives out there that you really ought to check out.

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.

ChaletOS, New & Beautiful Linux Distribution Based On Xubuntu And A Clone Of Windows
(Sep 02, 2015, 20:41) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxAndUbuntu: ChaletOS is a new, sleek & beautiful operating system that is very much Like modern Windows.

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) (2 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) (3 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) 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.

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