Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.








Most Read Stories

Editor's Picks

Linux 4.0 Goes Live With Live Kernel Patching
eWEEK: Linux hits a new milestone, as live kernel patching lands in the new release... (Apr 13, 2015)

Why the Classical Desktop is Obsolete
Datamation: What might replace the Linux desktop as we know it? (Apr 17, 2015)

More on LinuxToday

Linux Today

Indicator SysMonitor Now Available for Ubuntu 15.04
(Apr 27, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

omgubuntu: A new version of the handy system resource monitor ‘Indicator SysMonitor‘ has been released.

DuckDuckGo founder Gabriel Weinberg talks privacy and open source
(Apr 27, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: The man behind the privacy-focused search engine talks about the benefits of privacy in web search and explains why he recently donated $125,000 to open source projects.

What are good command line HTTP clients?
(Apr 27, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

 LinuxLinks: The whole is greater than the sum of its parts is a very famous quote from Aristotle, a Greek philosopher and scientist. This quote is particularly pertinent to Linux.

LibreOffice 4.3.7 Open Source Office Suite Released with Over 100 Bug Fixes
(Apr 27, 2015, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)

LibreOffice 4.3.7 is the seventh maintenance release for the 4.3 branch of the popular office application

Scientists Use Ubuntu to Interpret Hubble Telescope Data
(Apr 27, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: A new documentary about the Hubble space telescope was just released on Nova, and a Reddit user pointed out that one of the scientists was using Linux to manage the date provided by the telescope.

Open source policies show commitment to student data privacy
(Apr 27, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: In the growing hubbub around student data privacy and security, it can be hard for edtech companies to identify concrete steps to demonstrate their commitment to protecting student information.

Picking Out the Nouns
(Apr 27, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Mad Libs for dreams?

Make Your Audio Sound Better with Pulse Audio Equalizer on Ubuntu
(Apr 27, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Audio on Linux is pretty complex.

Seagate close to open-sourcing Kinetics object storage platform
(Apr 27, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

el Reg: Keep your eye on the OpenStack summit

Atom Shell is now Electron
(Apr 27, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Atom Shell is now called Electron.

No Linux, no Docker, no cloud OS? Think again
(Apr 27, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: OSv, a from-scratch OS for running applications at scale and with high performance, blazes a trail to the cloud that doesn't use Linux or Docker-style containers

"No Reboot" Kernel Patching - And Why You Should Care
(Apr 27, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: With the major distros committing to support the 4.0 kernel and its features (including "no reboot" patching) at some point this year, it's a good time to take a look at what this feature actually does and what difference it will make for you.

Analyst Watch: Ten reasons why open-source software will eat the world
(Apr 27, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

SDtimes: To be sure, many major Web companies like Google and Yahoo have been leveraging open-source dynamics aggressively and contribute back to the community.

Linux 4.1 rc1
(Apr 26, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: 4.1 seems to be smack dab in the middle of the normal range for the last couple of years.

How I shrunk a Docker image by 98.8% – featuring fanotify
(Apr 26, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Is there anything like a “diet program for Docker Images” ?

Microsoft continues earning money from Linux -- increases patent licensing agreements
(Apr 26, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

betanews: Many people -- let's call them 'haters' -- like to make fun of Microsoft's mobile market share with Windows Phone.

Google Provides Detailed Analysis of GitHub Attack Traffic
(Apr 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ThreatPost: The high-profile DDoS attack against GitHub that went on for several days last month was the end result of an operation that included several phases and extensive testing and optimization by the attackers

Debian 8.0 Jessie has been released!
(Apr 26, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

There's a new sheriff in town. And her name is Jessie.

Build Your Own Linux Distro
(Apr 25, 2015, 18:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxVoice: Do you have a favourite distro that you’ve spent hours customising?

Btrfs In Linux 4.1 Has Fixes For File-Systems Of 20 Terabytes & Up
(Apr 25, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: It's nearing the end of the Linux 4.1 kernel and Chris Mason has now sent in his pull request of Btrfs file-system updates for this next kernel update.

How to Install ‘atop’ to Monitor Logging Activity of Linux System Processes
(Apr 25, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: Atop is a full screen performance monitor that can report the activity of all processes, even the ones that have been completed

Use Geofix to Geotag Photos in digiKam
(Apr 25, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnaps: Geofix is a simple Python script that lets you use an Android device to record the geographical coordinates of your current position.

How to encrypt a partition with DM-Crypt LUKS on Linux
(Apr 24, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: TrueCrypt is no more, and the purpose of this post is to show you straightforward partition encryption with dm-crypt luks.

Open-source IoT kit runs OpenWRT, mimics Arduino Yun
(Apr 24, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: A "Domino.IO" Kickstarter project offers an Atheros AR9331 module running OpenWRT Linux, plus two tiny baseboards, one of which is Arduino Yun compatible.

Hilarious random startup website generator is pretty damn realistic
(Apr 24, 2015, 15:00) (2 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: A pair of Georgia Tech computer science students have created a Random Startup Website Generator that spits out a different jargon-laden startup website every time you click on the URL.

OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha Is Out with UEFI Support and LXQt, KDE Plasma 5 Coming Soon
(Apr 24, 2015, 14:00) (3 talkbacks)

 softpedia: OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha brings many changes

Integrating TinyMCE with Your Laravel CMS
(Apr 24, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 linuxphile: Laravel is a powerful and easy to learn PHP framework.

World's smallest i.MX6 module has onboard WiFi, eMMC
(Apr 24, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Variscite unveiled a 50 x 20mm "DART-MX6" module that runs Linux or Android on the Freescale i.MX6, with up to 64GB eMMC flash and -40 to 85 degrees C support.

How to Install the Gnome Classic Desktop in Ubuntu 15.04
(Apr 24, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 nextstep4IT: The Gnome classic desktop is easy to use

OSCON Moves, Nokia's on the Phone & More...
(Apr 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: OSCON is making a big move.

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 14.10 to Ubuntu 15.04
(Apr 24, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The official support for Ubuntu 14.10 will end sometime around July 2015,

How to get involved with the Open Source Hardware Association
(Apr 24, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: One of the main objectives the board has in mind for the next year is to continue building up the community interaction and awareness of the association.

How to Log in to Linux Desktop with Google Authenticator
(Apr 24, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Have you ever wondered how to provide additional security to your Linux desktop?

IoT 'Security Hopscotch' Is No Game: Chris Roberts
(Apr 24, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: Chris Roberts, in hot water after tweeting about a hack into a plane's WiFi system, describes another theoretical attack, this one against an Internet-connected appliance.

Red Hat gives developers more programming goodies
(Apr 24, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: If you want a stable Linux operating system and the latest developer tools, Red Hat has a deal for you.

Qt Creator 3.4.0 Officially Released, Supports 64-bit Android Toolchains
(Apr 24, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Qt Creator 3.4.0 introduces an all-new refactoring action in the C++ support,

Ubuntu 15.04 Makes a 'Snappy' Entrance
(Apr 23, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The new Ubuntu 15.04 Linux operating system, called Vivid Vervet, incorporates a slew of new capabilities, ranging from cloud to IoT.

Will Cloud Foundry be the Linux of the Cloud?
(Apr 23, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Cloud native application platforms are ones that support microservices and twelve factor apps.

Ubuntu's Vivid Vervet Makes Snappy Entrance
(Apr 23, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxiInsider: The new OS offers tools for cloud, device, client and Internet of Things development.

X2Go: An Open Source Remote Desktop Solution For Linux
(Apr 23, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 unixmen: X2Go is an Open Source remote desktop application for GNU/Linux that uses NX technology protocol.

Receive news via our XML/RSS feed

LinuxToday Archives