Linux 4.12 rc1
Twitter Patches High Impact Account Tweeting Flaw
(May 23, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eSecurityPlanet: The vulnerability could have potentially enabled an attacker to tweet from any user account, without the need to first compromise or exploit the user.
Container Network Interface Project Joins CNCF
(May 23, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: CNI had already become a defacto dependency for Kubernetes and now the project is formally part of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.
Check Point Discovers Media Subtitle Vulnerability in VLC
(May 23, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Check Point responsibly disclosed the vulnerability to the impacted media players including VLC, Kodi (XBMC), Popcorn Time and Stremio.
Open source LimeNET SDR computers run Ubuntu Core on Intel Core
(May 23, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Lime Micro has launched three open source "LimeNET" SDR systems that run Ubuntu Core on Intel Core CPUs, including one with a new LimeSDR QPCIe board.
IT job interviews: 11 ways to stand out to CIOs
(May 23, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterprisersProject: What do you look for in new hires? 11 IT leaders weigh in on the one trait they hold above the rest.
Linux Uniq Command Tutorial for Beginners
(May 23, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToForge: The uniq command reports or even deletes repeated lines in a file.
An introduction to Libral, a systems management library for Linux
(May 23, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Libral provides a uniform management API across system resources and serves as a solid foundation for scripting management tasks and building...
A Simple Script To Setup Development Environment In Ubuntu
(May 23, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
ostechnix: A simple script to install all essential packages and tools to setup a complete development environment in Ubuntu and derivatives.
Want a Raspberry Pi-powered PC? This $50 case turns the Pi into a desktop
(May 23, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: Raspberry Pi manufacturer Premier Farnell has released the Pi Desktop, a case that offers most of what you need to build a Pi-based PC.
GNU Guix & Guix SD 0.13 Released
(May 23, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: The GNU Guix package manager has seen an update today along with GNU Guix SD, its software distribution running the GNU Linux-libre kernel.
Skyport Systems Extends Secure Server Protection to Hybrid Cloud Edge
(May 23, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Skyport adds new capabilities to its cloud-managed secure Linux server hardware platform to help organizations manage and secure application delivery in the cloud.
Why Akamai Supports Let's Encrypt
(May 23, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
VIDEO: Andy Ellis Chief Security Officer at Akamai explains why the free Let's Encrypt SSL/TLS certificate initiative is important.
Watchtower - Automatically Update Running Docker Containers
(May 23, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
ostechnix: Watchtower is a free, open source application that allows you to monitor the running Docker containers
Ethernet Turns 44
(May 22, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Bob Metcalfe first proposed Ethernet on May 22, 1973
Nextcloud 12 Officially Released, Adds New Architecture for Massive Scalability
(May 22, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: The biggest new feature of the Nextcloud 12 release appears to be the introduction of a new architecture for massive scalability, called Global Scale
FontBase - A Beautiful Font Manager for Designers
(May 22, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSmint: FontBase is a cross-platform font manager with a beautifully designed UI and a well-organized panel layout.
How to Save a File in Vi / Vim Editor in Linux
(May 22, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tecmint: It is true that learning Vi/Vim ??? a well-known text editor in the Linux ecosystem, is not as easy as learning Nano or Emacs, as it requires a little effort which is worthwhile.
How To Encrypt DNS Traffic In Linux Using DNSCrypt
(May 22, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxAndUbuntu: Dnscrypt is a protocol that is used to improve DNS security by authenticating communications between a DNS client and a DNS resolver.
General Manager of Training at The Linux Foundation Forecasts Cloudy Weather
(May 22, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxCareer: Where does The Linux Foundation believe ones time is well spent to catapult their career objectives?
You Can Now Install Microsoft's Visual Studio Code IDE as a Snap on Ubuntu Linux
(May 22, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
At the request of many users, the Visual Studio Code source code editor can now finally be installed on any of the supported Ubuntu Linux distributions as a Snap package directly from Canonical's Snappy Store
Arduino Cinque board taps SiFive RISC-V SoC and an ESP32 wireless chip
(May 22, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: SiFive and Arduino unveiled a wireless-enabled "Arduino Cinque" board based on SiFiv's HiFive, featuring a RISC-V FE310 SoC and an ESP32 wireless SoC.
How to Kill a Process from the Command Line
(May 22, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: Linux has all the tools you need to stop running processes at the command line
WannaCrypt makes an easy case for Linux
(May 22, 2017, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: Ransomware got you down? There's a solution that could save you from dealing with this issue ever again. That's right. It's Linux.
Linux Kernel 4.10 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Move to Linux 4.11 Series
(May 22, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: As it's not an LTS (Long Term Support) branch, the Linux 4.10 kernel series was doomed to reach end of life sooner or later
Ways To Rescue Or Recover Grub Menu
(May 22, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxAndUbuntu: Just this very sweet morning you started your laptop and Boom! You get a black screen with a message that 'Unknown Filesystem' and a message saying'?Grub Rescue'.
Arduino shows off LoRa gateway and node shields
(May 22, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Arduino is prepping a Linux-based "LoRa Gateway Kit" to bring LoRa wireless to its Linux-driven Arduino Tian, plus a "LoRa Node Kit" for the Arduino Primo.
Linux 4.12 rc2
(May 21, 2017, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: As usual, the week after rc1 tends to be fairly quiet when people are
Streamlink - Watch Online Video Streams From Command Line
(May 21, 2017, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
ostechnix: Streamlink is a command line streaming utility
OpenShot 2.3.3 Open-Source Video Editor Released with Stability Improvements
(May 21, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
A total of 25 crashes and errors were patched in OpenShot 2.3.3, adding an extra layer of stability to the app.
Jono Bacon Asked Google Home 'Who Founded Linux.? You Won???t Believe What Happened Next!
(May 21, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: Don't worry, however -- bad things rarely happen when Linux is involved.
Linux cmp command tutorial for beginners (7 examples)
(May 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToForge: Pretty much regardless of your role, if your regular work involves doing stuff on the command line in Linux, you may find yourself in a situation where-in you'd want to compare two files using a command line utility.
Big data equals speed, security for Western Union CIO
(May 20, 2017, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterprisersProject: Western Union CIO shares insights into the company's digital transformation.
openSUSE Leap 42.1 Reached End of Life and Will No Longer Be Supported by SUSE
(May 20, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Launched on November 4, 2015, openSUSE Leap 42.1 was supported with security and software updates for more than 18 months.
Whipping up IBM Watson voice services with OpenWhisk
(May 20, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: At ELC 2017, IBM developers showed off a Raspberry Pi voice activation demo that combined IBM's 'serverless' OpenWhisk platform with Watson.
How Socrates taught me to talk to developers
(May 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: A structured series of probing questions can uncover your team's guiding cultural assumptions.
Linfo - Shows Linux Server Health Status in Real-Time
(May 19, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tecmint: Linfo is a free and open source, cross-platform server statistics UI/library which displays a great deal of system information.
mycli: Awesome MySQL/MariaDB mysql client with auto-completion and syntax highlighting
(May 19, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Nixcraft: mycli is a command line interface for MySQL, MariaDB, and Percona with auto-completion and syntax highlighting.
WordPress 4.7.5 Fixes Six Security Vulnerabilities
(May 19, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
eSecurityPlanet: Widely deployed open-source content management system patched for a half-dozen different issues as new bug bounty program debuts.
IRC for the 21st Century: Introducing Riot
(May 19, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Internet relay chat (IRC) is one of the oldest chat protocols around and still popular in many open source communities.
5 reasons the D programming language is a great choice for development
(May 19, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
The D programming language is a statically typed, general purpose programming language with C-like syntax that compiles to native code.