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Ubuntu Touch OTA-13 Update to Rename the Libertine Scope to "Desktop Apps"
(Jul 29, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Yes, that's right, we're talking about the OTA-13 update, which should arrive this fall with numerous new features

Linux Mint 18 Xfce Is Just Around the Corner, KDE Edition Coming This September
(Jul 29, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

We've seen Cinammon and MATE now it's time for xfce

LXLE "Eclectica" 16.04.1 Up to Release Candidate Stage, Based on Ubuntu 16.04.1
(Jul 29, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LXLE "Eclectica" 16.04.1 Release Candidate comes only two weeks after the release of the Beta version

Install Bludit on Ubuntu 16.04
(Jul 29, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Bludit is an open source, fast, simple, and extensible file-based content management system (CMS) application written in PHP.

Ubuntu 16.10 "Yakkety Yak" Alpha 2 Released
(Jul 29, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The second alpha release for Ubuntu 16.10 "Yakkety Yak" flavors is now out.

Red Hat Satellite 6.2 Adds Docker Deployment
(Jul 28, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Red Hat today announced its Satellite 6.2 update, providing users with new capabilities for Red Hat server management.

I've been Linuxing since before you were born
(Jul 28, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Carla Schroder shares tales from when using Linux was a long hike uphill both ways in the snow. Barefoot.

How to perform a system upgrade with DNF
(Jul 28, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to use the new dnf system-upgrade capabilities in Fedora to make your Linux upgrade process smooth and easy.

How to donate CPU/GPU resources to science with Boinc
(Jul 28, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Altruism is one thing that I'd like to believe characterizes all Linux users out there.

Access Blocked Websites In Censored Regions With Lantern
(Jul 28, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

webupd8: Lantern is a free, open source internet censorship circumvention software

Parrot Security OS : A Debian Based Distro for Penetration Testing, Hacking and Anonymity
(Jul 28, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Parrot Security operating system is a Debian-based Linux distribution built by Frozenbox Network for cloud oriented penetration testing.

Stagefright Poses Serious Risks 1 Year After It First Surfaced
(Jul 28, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: One year after the Stagefright Android flaw was first reported, its effects are widespread. More than 100 related flaws have emerged and millions of users remain at risk.

Group-buy site launches 40Msps BeagleBone ADC cape
(Jul 28, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: Crowdfunding and group-buying site GroupGets has launched a $79, open source "PRUDAQ" BeagleBone ADC cape with 40Msps analog input capabilities.

Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) Reached End of Life, Upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(Jul 28, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ubuntu 15.10 is not an LTS (Long Term Support) release, which means that it has a short life support cycle of only 9 months.

Linux Kernel 4.4.16 LTS Released with Over 150 Changes, It's Already in Solus
(Jul 28, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux 4.4 is currently the most advanced LTS (Long Term Support) kernel branch

Perl tricks for system administrators
(Jul 28, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Scripting in Perl is quick and easy, and its portability makes your scripts amazingly useful.

How to send sound through Bluetooth on Linux
(Jul 27, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Bluetooth headsets and speakers are now more popular than ever before, but getting them to work under Linux isn't always very clear.

Conversation With Jonathan Thomas of OpenShot
(Jul 27, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSforce: Jonathan Thomas has provided the world with OpenShot, a premiere video editing tool available for Linux, Mac and Windows.

pfSense 2.3.2 Open Source BSD Firewall Distro Arrives with Over 70 Improvements
(Jul 27, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

pfSense 2.3.2 is here today to fix a total of 60 bugs that have been reported by users

How to Install Papirus Icon Theme on Ubuntu 16.04 and Linux Mint 18
(Jul 27, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are you tired of the default icons for Ubuntu or Linux Mint?

How to use multiple connections to speed up apt-get/apt on Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS server
(Jul 27, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: How do I speed up my apt-get or apt command to download packages from multiple repos on a Ubuntu Linux 16.04 or 14.04 LTS server?

Tutorial shows how to create a cheap, DIY IoT cloud platform
(Jul 27, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

RTL has published a tutorial about creating a secure IoT platform based on its free "SharkSSL-lite" software, plus ARM mbed-enabled SBCs and a low cost VPS.

Ubuntu Budgie Remix 16.04.1 Released with Full-Disk Encryption, Snap Support
(Jul 27, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Ubuntu Budgie Remix (budgie-remix) 16.04.1 is here one week after Canonical announced the first point release of its long-term supported Ubuntu 16.04 LTS distribution

Korora 23 - is it an alternative to Linux Mint?
(Jul 27, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cinnamon is a desktop environment that is widely promoted by the Linux Mint team.

Calibre 2.63.0 eBook Converter and Viewer Adds Unicode 9.0 Support, Bugfixes
(Jul 27, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Calibre 2.63.0 arrives two weeks after the release of the previous maintenance update

How to restore older file versions in Git
(Jul 27, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

How to make Git branches so you can safely conduct wild experiments

Ubuntu MATE 16.10 Yakkety Yak Gets A Unity HUD-Like Searchable Menu
(Jul 27, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

MATE HUD, a Unity HUD-like tool that allows searching through an application's menu

Real Time Interactive IP LAN Monitoring with IPTraf Tool
(Jul 27, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

IPTraf is an ncurses-based IP LAN monitoring tool

Microsoft Says It Loves Linux, But Its Anti-Linux Patent Trolls Are Still Around and Active
(Jul 26, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 techrights: Highlighting just two of the many entities that Microsoft (and partners) use in order to induce additional costs on Free (as in freedom) software

Android vs. iPhone: Pros and Cons
(Jul 26, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: So what's better IOS or Android?

How to break the news that a significant IT transformation is in order
(Jul 26, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterprisersProject: Five tips to help IT leaders get buy-in on a major undertaking.

Clear Linux Is Among the First Distros to Adopt Kernel 4.7, X.Org Server 1.18.4
(Jul 26, 2016, 14:17) (2 talkbacks)

 softpedia: A couple of days ago, Linus Torvalds announced the release of the Linux 4.7 kernel, and we were very curious to know which distribution will be the first to adopt it.

Systemback - Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous state
(Jul 26, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Systemback allows you to restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous working state.

Avoiding data disasters with Sanoid
(Jul 26, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Sanoid helps to recover from what Jim Salter likes to call "Humpty Level Events."

How to Install Pure-FTPd with TLS and virtual users on OpenSUSE Leap 42.1
(Jul 26, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Pure-FTPd has many features like virtual domains, chroot home directory, virtual users, TLS/SSL support, virtual quota and many more.

Howdy, Ubuntu on Windows! Getting Started
(Jul 26, 2016, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)

Linux.com: So, a few months have passed, and you’ve realized that, wow, you’re not dreaming, and it wasn’t an April Fool’s Joke, but in fact that Ubuntu-on-Windows thing is real!

/dev/random Seeing Improvements For Linux 4.8
(Jul 26, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Yet another early pull request to talk about for the Linux 4.8 kernel are improvements to /dev/random.

OpenStack Pico and Questa set to Debut in 2017 and 2018
(Jul 26, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: Members of the OpenStack Foundation have been voting on upcoming release names and the results are now in.

Lennart Poettering Announces systemd 231 Init System for GNU/Linux Distributions
(Jul 26, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

systemd 231 is now the most advanced version of the modern and controversial init system

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