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Replace the GNOME Terminal on Ubuntu 15.10 with the Terminator
(Nov 25, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxBSDos: If you spend a great deal of time at the Linux command line, you need a good shell terminal application, ideally one that has support for tabs and split screens.

How to create an Ubuntu package from source
(Nov 24, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Building from source has never been the most popular choice of the less experienced Linux users who are always in the seek for a pre-built package.

Is the Web better without JavaScript?
(Nov 24, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ITworld: JavaScript has been a mixed blessing for the Web.

Booting Linux In Just One Second
(Nov 24, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Booting Linux in one second can be useful for automotive applications -- among other scenarios -- greater energy savings rather than dealing with suspending the system, and more.

Vinux Enhances Productivity for Visually Impaired Users
(Nov 24, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Vinux 5.0 is a striking example of the flexibility and usability of the Linux OS.

Cipher Security: How to harden TLS and SSH
(Nov 24, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Encryption and secure communications are critical to our life on the Internet

Why ChromeOS Tops Linux, Mac and Windows
(Nov 24, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: ChromeOS has a varied set of advantages in relation to the Linux, Mac and Windows OSes.

Home security gateway runs Linux, features glowing orb
(Nov 24, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Dojo-Labs announced a Linux-based "Dojo" home security gateway that notifies users of security threats via a mobile app and a glowing orb.

Generate CPU, Memory & I/O report using SAR command
(Nov 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: SAR stands for System Activity Report, as its name suggest sar command is used to collect,report & save CPU, Memory, I/O usage in Unix like operating system.

Spiraling head first into open source
(Nov 24, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) Jono Bacon, Director of Community at GitHub, shares how he got started in Linux and open source.

A Review Of Linux Lite 2.6
(Nov 24, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: Linux Lite competes for the same users as Linux Mint, Zorin Lite and Xubuntu.

Creator Ci40 SBC runs OpenWRT, Debian, Brillo on dual-core MIPS
(Nov 24, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Imagination revealed an IoT-focused "Creator Ci40" SBC that runs OpenWRT, Debian, and Brillo on a dual-core MIPS CPU, and offers Raspberry Pi and MikroBus Click expansion.

Thankful for your IT team? 8 ways to show them
(Nov 24, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterprisersProject: 8 IT leaders share the unique ways they show their appreciation for their teams' hard work.

How To: Debian / Ubuntu Linux Delete Old Kernel Images Command
(Nov 24, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Why doesn't Ubuntu remove old kernels automatically?

Linux Top 3: RHEL 7.2, Puppy Linux 6.3 and Bodhi 3.1.1
(Nov 24, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: The minimalist, small-footprint Linux distribution Puppy Linux is a very different type of distribution than RHEL.

Drupal 8 Released
(Nov 23, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Enterprise Apps Today: After years of delay, major update for popular open source CMS Drupal debuts.

FreeBSD Unix Install Rsnapshot Filesystem Snapshot Backup Utility
(Nov 23, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: The rsnapshot is a filesystem snapshot utility based on rsync command.

LibreOffice Now Has More Than 1000 Developers Working on It
(Nov 23, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The LibreOffice project is one of the biggest open source endeavours in the world and The Document Foundation announced that there are now more than 1000 developers working on the office suite.

Is Linux Mint a terrible desktop distribution?
(Nov 23, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Just how bad is Linux Mint as a desktop distribution?

Improving accessibility for 8 open source projects
(Nov 23, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) How Kendell Clark contributes to improving accessibility in Linux and open source.

Fixed - Not Automatically Prompting For Encrypted Wireless Network's Password In Bodhi Linux
(Nov 23, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxandUbuntu: While connecting to an encrypted wireless network, there was not any automatic prompt for password.

5 Tips to Boost the Performance of Your Apache Web Server
(Nov 23, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Apache continues to be the most widely used web server among sites and Internet-facing computers.

10 products that big tech companies have open-sourced recently
(Nov 23, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: In a very general and somewhat nebulous way, open-source software is on the rise.

Fedora 23 Xfce review
(Nov 23, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxBSDos: Like the main edition of Fedora and other Spins, Fedora 23 Xfce uses the Anaconda installer

The Devil & BSD: Leaving Linux Behind
(Nov 23, 2015, 08:00) (3 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: A clear majority of FOSS folks are okay with "letting Linus be Linus," and having the chips fall where they may

Puppy Linux-Based Studio 13.37 Aims to be the Ultimate Pro Audio Distro
(Nov 23, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Powered by the long-term supported, real-time Linux 4.1.12 kernel, Studio 13.37 2.3 adds support for the brand-new Line 6 audio devices

Linux 4.4 rc2
(Nov 23, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Things are looking fairly normal in 4.4-land, with no huge surprises in rc2.

Container Security, Management Advances Grab DockerCon EU Spotlight
(Nov 23, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: At the the DockerCon EU conference in Barcelona, Spain, held Nov. 16-17, developers, users and vendors from around the world gathered to not only learn more about Docker, but to also demonstrate new technologies and talk about what's next.

ClusterHQ Bringing Storage Smarts to Docker Containers
(Nov 22, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: ClusterHQ CEO Mark Davis discusses the Docker storage opportunity and how his company's open-source Flocker technology fits in.

Mirantis Led FUEL Project Gets Installed Under OpenStack Big Tent
(Nov 22, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Mirantis first publicly released the FUEL library as an open-source effort in March of 2013. Now the FUEL effort has been formally approved by the OpenStack Foundation to be included under what is known as the 'Big Tent' model.

Kodi 16.0 "Jarvis" to Bring a Much Better Music Library
(Nov 22, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Kodi media center is preparing for another major upgrade, and its developers have just pushed a new Beta version for the 16.0 branch out the door.

A World Without Linux Would Mean a World Without Our Favorite Movies
(Nov 22, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The episode is called "Avatar Reimagined," and, as you might have already guessed, it tries to show us a world without Linux

Smart light switch includes HD camera, IFTT support
(Nov 22, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: D-Link's Linux-powered, WiFi-enabled Komfy Switch with Camera also includes a cloud service, sensors for temperature, humidity, and CO2, and IFTT support.

Pick of the Bunch: Command line Twitter Clients
(Nov 21, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxLinks: To provide an insight into the quality of software available for Linux, I introduce 4 excellent open source command line Twitter clients.

Open Source Optical Flash Trigger that Works with Any Camera
(Nov 21, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnapes: Normally, you can't use a camera without a hot shoe with an external flash unit.

Patreon Hack: Users Now Receiving Threatening Emails
(Nov 21, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: trouble...

5 Things I Dislike and Love About GNU/Linux
(Nov 21, 2015, 06:00) (2 talkbacks)

 tecmint: I am aware that when these so-called dislikes are considered in the light of experience, they become the actual strengths of Linux.

Nouveau Kepler Re-Clocking Is Working A Lot Better On Linux 4.4
(Nov 20, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: With the in-development Linux 4.4 kernel, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 600/700 series (Kepler) graphics cards are manually re-clocking a lot better to allow better performance on this unofficial NVIDIA Linux driver.

New HPCG Benchmark List Goes Beyond LINPACK to Compare Supercomputers
(Nov 20, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

insideHPC: The HPCG Benchmark Project started over two years ago as an effort to probe important characteristics of a computer system, highlighting and rewarding investment in system features, such as high performance interconnects, memory systems, and fine grain cooperative threading, that are important to a broad set of applications

If it's not practical to redistribute free software, it's not free software in practice
(Nov 20, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

mjg59: Mark has repeatedly asserted that attempts to raise this issue are mere FUD, but he won't answer you if you ask him direct questions about this policy and will insist that it's necessary to protect Ubuntu's brand.

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