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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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How to trigger scripts on filesystem events
(Nov 24, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 techarena: Inotify tools are a set of command line programs based on inotify a Linux kernel (2.6.13 or later) feature which can be used to monitor filesystem events.

15 'pwd (Print Working Directory) Command Examples in Linux
(Nov 24, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: pwd stands for Print Working Directory.

War Thunder Free Steam MMO Now with Linux Client
(Nov 24, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: War Thunder, a free, popular MMO based on World War II, has received a Linux client, so you can now install and play War Thunder for free on Steam.

Linux 3.18 rc6
(Nov 23, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Steady progress towards final release

dupeGuru – Find And Remove Duplicate Files Instantly From Hard Drive
(Nov 23, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Unixmen: If you believe your system has multiple duplicate files, then dupeGuru might help you.

Linux 3.18 Kernel: Not Much Change With Intel Haswell Performance
(Nov 23, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: For those wondering whether there will be any exciting improvements with the Intel DRM graphics driver in the Linux 3.18 kernel, here's some OpenGL performance benchmarks.

Android projector offers 400 lumens on battery power
(Nov 22, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: AAXA's Android-based M4 is claimed as "the world's brightest battery powered projector," with 400 lumens running on battery power, or 800 lumens plugged-in.

Barbie becomes a Debian developer and creates systemd
(Nov 22, 2014, 08:00) (2 talkbacks)

 ITworld: A recent Barbie book caused a row over its portrayal of women in technology.

OPNFV Adds Chinese Telecom to Open Source NFV/SDN Partnership
(Nov 22, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: ZTE Corporation, a telecommunications company based in China, has joined the Linux Foundation's OPNFV project for open source network functions virtualization and software-defined networking.

Virtual Hosting With PureFTPd And MySQL (Incl. Quota And Bandwidth Management) On OpenSUSE 13.2
(Nov 21, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: How to install a PureFTPd server that uses virtual users from a MySQL database instead of real system users.

Serve websites with Nginx
(Nov 21, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux User & Developer: Configure Nginx to serve simple websites and see how it’s a serious alternative to Apache

VirtualBox 4.3.20 Released
(Nov 21, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Today Oracle released VirtualBox 4.3.20, a maintenance release of VirtualBox 4.3 which improves stability and fixes regressions.

Red Hat Pushes Forward with CentOS [VIDEO]
(Nov 21, 2014, 14:15) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: At the beginning of 2014, Red Hat embraced the community CentOS Linux distribution.

Free Software, Free as in Beer
(Nov 21, 2014, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)

Datamation: Being available at no cost may not define free software, but it is responsible for many of its ups and downs over the years.

Purism Librem 15 Linux laptop blends high-end hardware with totally free software
(Nov 21, 2014, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)

PC World: Linux laptops can be hard to find.

WordPress 4.0.1 Updates Millions of Sites for 8 Flaws
(Nov 21, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The content management and blogging system automatically updates users for cross-site scripting, request forgery and password-reset-attack protection.

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) (2 talkbacks)

Linux.com: 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)

 OpenSource.com: 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)

 OpenSource.com: 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)

Linux.com: 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) (13 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)

 OpenSource.com: 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)

Linux.com: 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.

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