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Linux Top 3: Tails 1.1.1, RoboLinux 7.6.2 and Gentoo 20140826
LinuxPlanet: The Tails 1... (Sep 10, 2014)

FSF and Debian join forces to help free software users find the hardware they need
FSF: The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the Debian Project today announced cooperation to expand and enhance h-node, a database to help users learn and share information about computers that work with free software operating systems... (Sep 09, 2014)

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Should developers make users pay for open source software?
(Sep 30, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: One of the best things about open source software is the ability to use software without having to pay for it.

Linux Top 3: Fedora 21 Goes Alpha, Qubes Hits Version 2 and OpenElec 4.2
(Sep 30, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: 2014 has been a strange year for Fedora and one in which the Red Hat community distribution has yet to release a single milestone update.

2 Free CAD Programs for Linux: DraftSight and QCAD
(Sep 30, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: Although the alternatives on Linux may not be so powerful as AutoCAD, the two programs I will talk about here are free and have enough features to create 2D sample projects.

AMD Catalyst 14.9 Linux Driver Is Out, Release Disappoints, as Usual
(Sep 30, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The AMD developers have announced that a new Catalyst 14.9 Linux driver is now out

Piston OpenStack Co-Founder Joshua McKenty Leaves for Pivotal
(Sep 30, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: Officially, McKenty will be the Field CTO of Cloud Foundry. This is a big deal.

Secure Linux Systems Require Savvy Users
(Sep 30, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: The good news about all this is that it demonstrates how quickly the Linux community can get the word out and then rally to engineer a solution when a security problem is discovered

Google posts Android Auto design guidelines
(Sep 30, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Google posted a developer overview for Android Auto

How to install TwitteR, a Twitter client for R
(Sep 30, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxBSDos: Installing packages in R is pretty easy

Web Software vs. Native Linux Software
(Sep 30, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: In years past, it wasn't uncommon to rely on a particular operating system because of the software it provided.

Fedora 21 Goes Alpha, Qubes Hits Version 2 and OpenElec 4.2
(Sep 30, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: 2014 has been a strange year for Fedora and one in which the Red Hat community distribution has yet to release a single major milestone update.

Linux Terminal: An lsof Primer
(Sep 30, 2014, 04:50) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxaria: lsof is the sysadmin/security cyber-tool

Firefox, Google Chrome Updates Fix BERserk Crypto Flaw
(Sep 29, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The NSS issue, identified as CVE-2014-1568, is a vulnerability that could enable a digital signature forgery attack. -

12 Open Source CRM Options
(Sep 29, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterpriseAppsToday: CRM isn't just limited to products from giants like Microsoft and

Oracle MySQL Gets New Features: The Storage Wars Continue
(Sep 29, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Oracle has added new features to the enterprise edition of MySQL, the open source database storage platform.

Setting Up NTP (Network Time Protocol) Server in RHEL/CentOS 7
(Sep 29, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: NTP is a protocol which runs over port 123 UDP at Transport Layer and allows computers to synchronize time over networks for an accurate time.

How to set up RAID 10 for high performance and fault tolerant disk I/O on Linux
(Sep 29, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

xmodulo: A RAID 10 (aka RAID 1+0 or stripe of mirrors) array provides high performance and fault-tolerant disk I/O operations

OpenDaylight Helium Bootstraps SDN Security
(Sep 29, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Second major release of open-source Software Defined Networking shows maturity and stability.

Google tightens its grip on Android manufacturers
(Sep 29, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Google products and services have always been one of the most useful things about Android.

What does SELinux do to contain the the bash exploit?
(Sep 29, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

DanWalsh: Now this is a horrible exploit but as you can see SELinux would probably have protected a lot/most of your valuable data on your machine.

Open source tools help kids discover digital creativity
(Sep 29, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks) Teaching kids about graphic design and programming without using open source software would be prohibitively expensive.

Using GIT to backup your website files on linux
(Sep 29, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Techarena51: Well not exactly Git but a software based on Git known as BUP.

Twitter's Mesos brainbox joins data centre OS venture
(Sep 29, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Register: The academic brainbox who got his data centre operating system adopted as a piece of critical infrastructure at Twitter has now gone into business.

Free Software Foundation statement on the GNU Bash "shellshock" vulnerability
(Sep 29, 2014, 05:00) (2 talkbacks)

GNU Bash has been widely adopted because it is a free (as in freedom), reliable, and featureful shell.

Back to the Source: Why FOSS is More Important Than Ever
(Sep 29, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks) Nobody should be restricted by the software they use.

Linux 3.17 rc7 - yes, another rc
(Sep 28, 2014, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: This will likely mean that (barring unforseen circumstances) next weekend sees the 3.17 release,

Tech Comics: Auto Complete
(Sep 28, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: Why can't auto-complete on our phones spell out everything for us?

Hands-on review: Probox2 EX Android 4.4 TV box
(Sep 28, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: This hands-on review examines the Probox2 EX media streaming box, featuring Android 4.4, a quad-core Cortex-A9 SoC, 4k video, Miracast, and an air-mouse.

Shellshock: Better 'bash' patches now available
(Sep 28, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: The patches are ready. Now it's up to you to put them into place as quickly as possible.

Top Features of GNOME 3.14
(Sep 28, 2014, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)

 softpedia: GNOME 3.14 is out, and all users now want to try it and see what's new.

How to use xargs command in Linux
(Sep 27, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Have you ever been in the situation where you are running the same command over and over again for multiple files?

Is Oracle Using Canonical to Counter Red Hat?
(Sep 27, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Oracle appears to have had little luck finding takers for its enterprise distro since first releasing it in 2006.

DevAssistant: A developer's best friend
(Sep 27, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxBSDos:  DevAssistant automates the process of setting up development environments for a few of the most popular programming languages and development frameworks.

You Know What Bugs Me About FOSS...?
(Sep 26, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: I like KDE. I use KDE, now that I have hardware with enough horsepower (namely a Toshiba laptop with 4GB of RAM) to operate it in a relatively easy manner.

How to turn your CentOS box into an OSPF router using Quagga
(Sep 26, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Quagga is an open source routing software suite that can be used to turn your Linux box into a fully-fledged router that supports major routing protocols like RIP, OSPF, BGP or ISIS router.

Shellshock: How to protect your Unix, Linux and Mac servers
(Sep 26, 2014, 14:00) (3 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: The Unix/Linux Bash security hole can be deadly to your servers.

Ubuntu 14.10 final beta released
(Sep 26, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITWorld: The Ubuntu developers have announced the release of the final beta of Ubuntu 14.10 (also known as Utopic Unicorn).

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