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Linux Top 3: Linus Lashes out, Linux 3.14 Gets PIE and Ubuntu One is Done.
LinuxPlanet: Linus Torvalds has never been one to hold its tongue if something is bothering him... (Apr 08, 2014)

Brendan Eich's ouster shows lynch mob at work
ITWire: Would Mozilla withdraw its browser for Windows and Mac OSX because of the questionable ethics of these two companies? You know the answer to that one - money talks, and Baker can well understand the language. (Apr 07, 2014)

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Ubuntu 14.04 Server Brings Virtualization, Automation, Storage Updates
(Apr 16, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: The 14.04 release of Ubuntu Linux, code-named Trusty Tahr, will bring new automation, virtualization and storage features to Ubuntu server users.

How to set up a secondary DNS server in CentOS
(Apr 16, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Xmodulo: In this tutorial, we will create a secondary DNS server (ns2) for the same domain by using bind package on CentOS.

Does Heartbleed Disprove 'Open Source is Safer'?
(Apr 16, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: An open community is supposed to make software development safer or at least open source adherents have always claimed so.

Dear Ubuntu Users, Stop Saying the Ubuntu Is Unprotected Against the Heartbleed Exploit
(Apr 16, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Softpedia: Unfortunately, some of the Ubuntu users didn't understood how the patching process worked and have started to flood the forums and other social media with the message that Ubuntu is vulnerable.

Android media player to run KitKat on quad-core Cortex-A17
(Apr 16, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: The Ugoos UT3 is a follow-on to the recent Ugoos UT2 Android media player box.

Why I Switched to GNOME
(Apr 15, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: I've had a love/hate relationship with GNOME since its early days, from its fledgling beginnings up to its current state as the GNOME 3 desktop we all know today.

MakuluLinux Interview: Lead Developer Jaque Maymer Talks About Makulu
(Apr 15, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tux Arena: We decided to ask Jaque Raymer, the lead developer of Makulu, a few questions regarding this new, customizable distribution.

The security of the most popular programming languages
(Apr 15, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Help Net Security: A new WhiteHat Security report takes a deeper look into the security of a number of the most popular programming languages including .Net, Java, ColdFusion, ASP and more.

Red Hat Unleashes Project Atomic as Part of Linux Container Effort
(Apr 15, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Red Hat introduces Project Atomic, which enables apps to easily be deployed on containers, as Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release nears.

Box launches Box Open Source
(Apr 15, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cloud Pro: Box has launched a new initiative dubbed Box Open Source that will see the firm share its own open source engineering tools with the wider community.

Unsurpassed open filmmaking on feature length movie Gooseberry
(Apr 15, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks) For animators working with free and open source software, nothing compares to Blender.

Will Open-Source Money Prevent the Next Heartbleed?
(Apr 15, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The OpenSSL Software Foundation is now asking for money to help fund its efforts. Will it make a difference or is a different model needed?

Linux Top 3: Nussbaum Remains Debian Project Leader
(Apr 15, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: Lucas Nussbaum successfully ran for re-election as the Debian Project Leader (DPL). In this election, Nussbaum defeated challenger Neil McGovern.

How to run XP on Linux Mint with Oracle VirtualBox
(Apr 15, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: For those times when you absolutely must still run Windows XP, one safer way of doing it is to run XP in a virtual machine using the Oracle VirtualBox hypervisor on Linux Mint.

Mojang Offer No Hints As To When Scrolls Will Get The Promised Linux Release
(Apr 15, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOneLinux: Sadly Mojang have let us down again, after repeatedly stating their card-based strategy game Scrolls will come to Linux they still have no idea when.

Did the GNOME Foundation spend too much money on women's outreach?
(Apr 15, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EyeOnLinux: Gender has been in the news quite a lot in recent years with some folks feeling that there technology needs more women involved.

AMD's Mantle May Still Come To Linux, Despite Other Websites Reports
(Apr 15, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: It seems a tweet from Michael Marks the development director at porting house Aspyr Media has been taken out-of-context by another well known Linux website, time to clear things up.

Open Source Big Data Vendor Talend Adds SaaS Analytics Partner
(Apr 15, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Talend and Blue Yonder have partnered on a new solution for streamlining Big Data analytics using SaaS and open source software.

Linux-ready SBC runs on 2 Watts
(Apr 15, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Embedian has launched a 3.5-inch sandwich-style "SMART-MEN" SBC that combines a baseboard with a SMARC COM running Linux or Android on a 1GHz TI AM335x SoC.

Heartbleed: Open source's worst hour
(Apr 15, 2014, 04:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: People assumed that open source software is somehow magical, that it's immune to ordinary programming mistakes and security blunders. It's not.

Red Hat OpenShift Marketplace Aims to Success where Red Hat Exchange Failed
(Apr 14, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Seven years after the failed Red Hat Exchange, a new attempt to sell partner services emerges.

Linux 3.15 rc1 out, merge window closed
(Apr 14, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: It's been two weeks since 3.14 was released, and -rc1 of 3.15 is now tagged and pushed out

Mozilla Names Former CMO Beard as Interim CEO
(Apr 14, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: After the short-lived tenure of Brendan Eich, a new interim CEO takes the helm at the open-source browser vendor—Greylock Partners' Chris Beard.

FSF award given to Garrett for the wrong reasons
(Apr 14, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

IT Wire: The only reason why Linux needed to support secure boot was for commercial organizations which sell Linux to be able to say that they did support this feature.

The Reasons Businesses Use Open Source Are Changing
(Apr 14, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

ReadWrite: All of this comes down to naked self-interest, of course.

10 Minimalist Programs for a Lightweight Desktop
(Apr 14, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tux Arena: Applications listed below are built using various toolkits, not just a single one like GTK, however they are among the most lightweight graphical tools from their category.

Linux KVM Virtualization comes to IBM Power servers soon
(Apr 14, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDNet: KVM, Linux's built-in hypervisor for the x86 chip family will be available at the end of this quarter for IBM's Power chip family.

Why Samsung is the Mitt Romney of the Android world
(Apr 14, 2014, 09:00) (4 talkbacks)

Eye on Linux: For the time being Samsung still seems to be making plenty of money off Android, but I can't help but wonder if its days as an Android company are numbered.

Taking Kubuntu 14.04 for a Spin: What's Up with KDE 4.13?
(Apr 14, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tux Arena: Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr is scheduled for release on April 17th, together with Ubuntu and the whole range of flavors in the Ubuntu family.

eBook Reader and Editor Calibre 1.32 Now Supports OPML Files
(Apr 13, 2014, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Calibre 1.32, an eBook reader and management software developed for multiple platforms, including Linux, has just been released and it incorporates a number of important changes and improvements.

Pimp Your Ubuntu Desktop and Derivatives with Numix Icon Packs
(Apr 13, 2014, 18:00) (3 talkbacks)

 ubuntuportal: Numix Icon Packs is a small project developed by Numix project team focused to create high quality GTK themes and icons for Linux desktop.

One Week Until Lubuntu 14.04: Lightweight, LTS, Tidy [Overview & Screenshots]
(Apr 13, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: With Ubuntu 14.04 closing in to the release date, which is set for April 17th, I took Lubuntu for a spin from the daily live ISO image.

Linux KVM Virtualization comes to IBM Power servers soon
(Apr 13, 2014, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: KVM, Linux's built-in hypervisor for the x86 chip family will be available at the end of this quarter for IBM's Power chip family.

OpenStack Nova Gets New Leadership
(Apr 13, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: Time for a changing of the guard in OpenStack.

5 Programs/Features Embedded in Emacs
(Apr 12, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: Besides from being a powerful development environment, Emacs is cataloged by some as an entire operating system, since it provides many more features.

MapR Adds Open Source Apache Spark for High Performance Big Data
(Apr 12, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: In partnership with Databricks, MapR has integrated Apache Spark into its Apache Hadoop distribution for Big Data, increasing performance for Hadoop applications.

Star Citizen Space Combat & Trading Sim Will Come To Linux, Chris Roberts States At PAX
(Apr 12, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Something Linux gamers have been requesting time and time again is going to happen!

Heartbleed SSL Flaw Angst Aggravated by Broken Disclosure Process
(Apr 12, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The decade's most serious security issue was packaged and branded, but many server administrators and service providers were left in the dark.

How to speed read on Linux
(Apr 11, 2014, 23:00) (2 talkbacks)

Xmodulo: A startup called Spritz raised 3.5 Millions in seed money to develop an API that supposedly allows a user to read 1,000 words per minute.

Raspberry Pi takes open source hardware computing to industrial automation
(Apr 11, 2014, 19:00) (1 talkbacks)

Silicon Angle: The Raspberry Pi Compute Module is a version with exactly the same hardware as the original Raspberry Pi, but comes with DDR2 SODIMM format.

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