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Debian general resolution against systemd coupling fails, sponsor steps down
 NetworkWorld: Debian developers voted down a proposal on systemD
(Nov 20, 2014)

Linux Top 3: PC-BSD 10.1 Linux Mint 17.1 and Mageia 5
LinuxPlanet: Yes we know, PC-BSD isn't Linux, it's BSD (actually FreeBSD to be precise), but aside from the kernel, it shares many of the same tools than any Linux distribution will include... (Nov 18, 2014)

Linux 3.18 rc5
Linus Torvalds: rc5 is clearly bigger than rc4 was... (Nov 17, 2014)

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Elasticsearch Uses Power of Community for Open Source Analytics [VIDEO]
(Nov 21, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: How has the ELK stack emerged to become a leading open source data analysis platform?

Beginning Git and Github for Linux Users
(Nov 21, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) The Git distributed revision control system is a sweet step up from Subversion, CVS, Mercurial, and all those others we've tried and made do with.

Lessons from the OpenStack user survey
(Nov 21, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks) Every six months, the OpenStack Foundation reports on the results from its user survey.

12 Awesome Themes for Mint 17.1 Cinnamon
(Nov 21, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: With Mint 17.1 Rebecca being days away from release, and Cinnamon 2.4 looking so good, here is an overview of some of the best looking themes which allow you to beautify your desktop.

Open-source IaaS: OwnCloud 7 Enterprise Edition arrives
(Nov 21, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Want to make the most of your existing storage infrastructure on a private cloud? You should consider ownCloud 7 Enterprise Edition.

Splice Machine Debuts Relational Database for Big Data Storage
(Nov 21, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Splice Machine's relational database for Hadoop is now generally available, bringing an alternative, non-NoSQL scale-out storage solution to big data.

Finnish Sailfish/Android tablet rivaly heats up
(Nov 21, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Jolla quickly hit the Indiegogo goal for its first Sailfish-based tablet, with a quad-core Intel SoC, while Nokia tipped a similar Atom-based Android slate.

Mozilla Takes $300M Gamble on Yahoo to Reassert Its Independence
(Nov 20, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Mozilla shifts its search allegiance from Google to Yahoo. What is the impact for its Firefox browser, users and the big money behind it all?

Six Clicks: The six fastest computers in the world
(Nov 20, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: In November 2014, the top six supercomputers all run Linux, but that's about the only thing they have in common.

A brilliant mind: SUSE's kernel guru speaks
(Nov 20, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITwire: The man who in every sense sits at the nerve centre of SUSE Linux has no airs about him.

Automotive Grade Linux Adds Industry Partners for Open Source Cars
(Nov 20, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: The Automotive Grade Linux project, which is sponsored by the Linux Foundation, has added partners in its effort to build an open source, Linux-based platform for cars and other automobiles.

Do I need OpenStack if I use Docker?
(Nov 20, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) Docker has broken a record in the speed in which it moved from being a disruptive technology to a commodity.

Google's Eric Schmidt helped inspire Raspberry Pi Model A+ price cut, says its creator Eben Upton
(Nov 20, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Raspberry Pi Today: I had a great conversation with [Google boss] Eric Schmidt last year when Google gave us a large donation to help us distribute Raspberry Pis to school children," said founder of the Raspberry Pi Foundation.

How to create dialog boxes in an interactive shell script
(Nov 20, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: When you install new software in the terminal environment, you may often see informative dialog boxes popping up, accepting your input.

How to Easily Install Ubuntu on Chromebook with Crouton
(Nov 20, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks) I love Chromebooks not only because they run the Linux-based operating system Chrome OS, but also because they are inexpensive and the app ecosystem around the OS is evolving rapidly

How to visualize memory usage on Linux
(Nov 20, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Lack of sufficient physical memory can significantly hamper the performance of Linux desktop and server environments.

Debian general resolution against systemd coupling fails, sponsor steps down
(Nov 20, 2014, 08:00) (12 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Debian developers voted down a proposal on systemD

Synchronize Your Life with ownCloud
(Nov 20, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: The ownCloud system has a calendar, address book, task manager, bookmark manager and file manager, among other features.

5 humanitarian open source projects make the world a better place
(Nov 20, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks) One of the strengths of the open source community has been its ability to bring concentrated effort to bear on big problems

How SanDisk is Becoming an Open Source Player
(Nov 20, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks) Earlier this year SanDisk committed to becoming an open source player, created an open source strategy office and joined the Linux Foundation

DARPA Is Using Ubuntu to Build Humanoid Robots
(Nov 20, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is involved in a number of interesting projects, including robotic technology, and it looks like Ubuntu is playing an important role.

Linux Vs Unix: The Crucial Differences That Matter To Linux Professionals
(Nov 20, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeUseOf: What exactly is the difference between Linux and Unix?

Do you find OSS hard to deploy? Meet ZeroToDocker
(Nov 20, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Gigaom:  ZeroToDocker which promises to make it much easier for shop to test out say Asgard, Netflix’s cloud deployment tool, in a limited setting before deploying it at scale.

Dooscape 1.2 Released: A Web Browser with a Simple and Neat Interface
(Nov 20, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: Dooscape is a web browser written in Qt which features a simple and clean interface and is based on the QtWebKit engine.

Zentyal Server 4.0 : Linux Business Server Based on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS
(Nov 20, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Ubuntu Server Guide: Zentyal Server 4.0, a small Linux business server that can be configured as Directory Server, Domain Controller, Zentyal Mail Server, Gateway, Unified Threat Manager (UTM), Unified Communications Server or a combination of them

Mozilla Ditches Google for Yahoo as Default Search on Firefox
(Nov 19, 2014, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

InternetNews: From the 'Is Google Evil? What About Marissa?' files

PLUMgrid Embraces Containers for Network Virtualization Deployment [VIDEO]
(Nov 19, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Enterprise Networking Planet: "We use a Linux container based deployment model for our software"

Red Hat Calls CloudFoundry the Unix of the Cloud [VIDEO]
(Nov 19, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Red Hat EVP and President Paul Cormier takes direct aim at his Platform as a Service rival.

Google Fixes 42 Flaws in Chrome 39 Browser
(Nov 19, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

eWEEK: SSL 3.0 Fallback gets disabled as Google pays out $41,500 in awards to researchers for finding security vulnerabilities in the new browser release.

Linux Outlaws Ride Into the Sunset
(Nov 19, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Linux Outlaws is not for shrinking violets

Smartctl: Monitoring & Analysis tool for Hard drive
(Nov 19, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: Smartctl (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) is a command line utility

SUSE Brings Live Patching and Ceph Storage to its Enterprise Linux
(Nov 19, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Enterprise Linux vendor SUSE today made a series of announcements at its annual SUSEcon event, providing users with new patching, storage and cloud capabilities.

Are you Astronomers? Maybe there's your distro! Astro 3.0, Linux Distro for Astronomers
(Nov 19, 2014, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Distro Astro 3.0 is a Linux operating system based on Ubuntu that is designed specifically for astronomers.

Cisco open sources security
(Nov 19, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Cisco this week announced the availability of an open source security framework designed to harness big data analytics to combat data loss.

ClusterHQ Unveils Data Storage Tools for Docker Virtualization
(Nov 19, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: ClusterHQ has announced that Flocker, its data volume and container manager for Docker, the open source, container-based virtualization platform, is now compatible with Docker's Fig orchestration tool.

Linux still owns supercomputing
(Nov 19, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: In the latest Top500 supercomputer ranking, Linux once more totally dominates the fastest of all computers.

Fedora Council Elections Underway
(Nov 19, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 red hat community: The Fedora Project recently changed its governance model and has begun to set up a Council that will replace the Fedora Board, and elections started yesterday

Tough Choices and Uncertain Future for Reglue Projects.
(Nov 19, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Blog of Helios: Since 2005, Ken Starks' Reglue project has placed over 1600 refurbished computers into the homes of financially disadvantaged kids in Central Texas

$199 Linux all in one VDI solution (hardware and Software) from Viewsonic
(Nov 19, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Viewsonic and Userful announced a $199, 3.5W VDI client that lets up to 20 Linux or Windows sessions run from a single Linux server via gigabit Ethernet.

Systemd fallout: Two Debian technical panel members resign
(Nov 18, 2014, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ITwire: 100 Open Source Replacements for Expensive Applications

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