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How to Sort Output of 'ls' Command By Last Modified Date and Time
(Oct 27, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: In this brief ls command guide, we will look at how to sort the output of ls command by last modification time (date and time).

SafeEyes - An Useful Linux Utility That Prevents Eye Strain
(Oct 27, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

SafeEyes is a simple Linux utility that protect you from Eye Strain by reminding or forcing you to take breaks after a particular period of time.

2 Linux clients for Microsoft's OneDrive. Yes, they work, but...
(Oct 27, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

DarkDuck: There is another cloud storage from a global company.

pcDuino goes quad-core, swaps Arduino for Raspberry Pi compatibility
(Oct 27, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinkSprite's $25, 64 x 50mm "pcDuino4 Nano" SBC is a re-spin of FriendlyARM's NanoPi M1, offering a quad-core H3, Raspberry Pi expansion, and 3x USB ports.

13 IT leaders confess their scary stories and deep, dark fears
(Oct 27, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterprisersProject: 13 scary stories that all IT leaders can relate to.

ARM/FPGA module runs Linux on Arria 10 SoC
(Oct 27, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: iWave's rugged, Linux-friendly, 95 x 75mm "Arria 10 SoC Module" expands upon the dual-core, ARM/FPGA SoC from Altera with DDR4 and 24 transceivers.

Using WINE Prefixes
(Oct 27, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

It's probably best to think of WINE prefixes sort of like virtual machines.

Alpine Linux 3.4.5 Released with Linux Kernel 4.4.27 LTS, Latest Security Fixes
(Oct 27, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Alpine Linux 3.4.5 is now available as the most up-to-date version of the GNU/Linux distribution based on musl libc and BusyBox,

Linux and the Imaginary New User
(Oct 27, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: Is Linux being developed to cater to new users who don't actually exist?

HPE backs off from OpenStack development
(Oct 27, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: HPE still supports OpenStack in its Helion cloud program, but it's cutting way back on how much it's spending on helping create OpenStack.

SafeEyes Protects You From Eye Strain When Working On The Computer
(Oct 27, 2016, 02:33) (0 talkbacks)

 webupd8: SafeEyes is an application that tries to protect your eyes from eye strain (asthenopia) by reminding you to take breaks while you're working long hours at the computer.

A maturing OpenStack looks to the future
(Oct 26, 2016, 23:28) (0 talkbacks)

TechCrunch: After 14 releases in the last six years, it’s clear that OpenStack is now a pretty mature project; that definitely showed at the project’s latest developer conference in Barcelona, Spain this week.

How to Change Kernel Runtime Parameters in a Persistent and Non-Persistent Way
(Oct 26, 2016, 22:27) (0 talkbacks)

How to Change Kernel Runtime Parameters in a Persistent and Non-Persistent Way

What is OpenStack?
(Oct 26, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: OpenStack isn't just about the cloud, it's a whole approach to how software can be built.

Is OpenStack Cloud Interoperability a Myth?
(Oct 26, 2016, 15:02) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Boris Renski, co-founder of Mirantis argues that interoperability doesn't start at the infrastructure layer, it starts with applications.

2 free desktop recording tools to try: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam
(Oct 26, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) This month we look at two free screen recording tools for Linux: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam.

Python file-management tricks for digital artists
(Oct 26, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you've done digital artwork for any appreciable amount of time, then the importance of good file management should be apparent to you.

Setting Up Real-Time Monitoring with Ganglia for Grids and Clusters of Linux Servers
(Oct 26, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ganglia, a monitoring system that is easily scalable and allows to view a wide variety of system metrics of Linux servers and clusters (plus graphs) in real time.

Nmap 7.31 Security Scanner Updates Npcap with Raw 802.11 Wi-Fi Capture Support
(Oct 26, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

New features in Nmap 7.31 include Npcap 0.10r9, which has been upgraded from version 0.10r2

How to Install Rocket.Chat Server with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04
(Oct 26, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Rocket.Chat is a free and open source online chat solution for team communication, it allows you to build your own slack like online chat.

Gene Kim shares insights from his new book and the upcoming DevOps Enterprise Summit
(Oct 26, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Author Gene Kim discusses the role of the IT leader in a DevOps transformation.

Critical account creation flaws patched in popular Joomla CMS
(Oct 26, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The flaws are serious enough that the Joomla project released a prenotification about the planned update on Friday

How To Setup A WiFi Network In Arch Linux Using Terminal???
(Oct 26, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you're using Linux distro other than Arch CLI then it's one of the toughest tasks to setup WiFi on Arch Linux using terminal.

How to Check Bad Sectors or Bad Blocks on Hard Disk in Linux
(Oct 26, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

in this article, we will go through the necessary steps that can enable you determine the presence or absence of bad sectors on your Linux disk drive or flash memory using certain disk scanning utilities.

OpenStack Adoption and Revenues on the Rise
(Oct 25, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

One thing you can count on at the semiannual OpenStack Summits are new studies and reports about OpenStack.

The World Runs on OpenStack
(Oct 25, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: The OpenStack Summit keynotes got underway the morning of October 25, with Mark Collier, Chief Operating Officer of the OpenStack Foundation, declaring that the world runs on OpenStack.

3 open source time management tools
(Oct 25, 2016, 14:00) (1 talkbacks) These free and open source tools can help you keep better track of your time for enhancing your personal and professional productivity.

Implementing Mandatory Access Control with SELinux or AppArmor in Linux
(Oct 25, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: In this article we will explain the essentials of SELinux and AppArmor and how to use one of these tools for your benefit depending on your chosen distribution.

Configuring WINE with Winecfg
(Oct 25, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: Many programs work under WINE with absolutely no configuration.

Ubuntu Snappy Core 16 Up to Release Candidate State, Raspberry Pi 3 Image Is Out
(Oct 25, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

For those not in the know, Ubuntu Snappy Core or sometimes called Ubuntu Core is a slimmed down version of the Ubuntu Linux operating system

How To Download A RPM Package With All Dependencies In CentOS
(Oct 25, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

A simple utility to download a RPM package without installing it in CentOS, RHEL, Fedora.

Physical RAM attack can root Android and possibly other devices
(Oct 25, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 CSOonline: Not only are Rowhammer attacks possible on ARM, but they're even easier to pull off than on x86.

Develop Network Applications for ESP8266 using Mongoose in Linux
(Oct 25, 2016, 08:56) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: The ESP8266 is an inexpensive chip with integrated WiFi, developed by Expressif.

Benefits Of Using Lightweight Linux Distributions
(Oct 25, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are quite a few lightweight linux distributions around

An introduction to Mozilla's Secure Open Source Fund
(Oct 25, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The SOS Fund is a new effort at Mozilla to support security audits and remediation for open source software projects.

3 Ways to Delete All Files in a Directory Except One or Few Files with Extensions
(Oct 25, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Sometimes you get into a situation where you need to delete all files in a directory or simply cleanup a directory by removing all files except files of a given type (ending with a particular extension).

ArchBang - Best Arch based distro for old or low-end hardware with high performance and low resource utilization
(Oct 25, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 2daygeek: ArchBang is one of the best Arch based distros for old or low-end hardware

OpenStack Summit Emphasizes Security, Interoperability
(Oct 24, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Although the event will highlight use cases at major customers as well as cloud interoperability, securing OpenStack clouds will be a prevailing theme this year.

FFmpeg 3.1.5 "Laplace" Multimedia Framework Released for GNU/Linux Distributions
(Oct 24, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

FFmpeg 3.1.5 was released on October 22, and it's now considered the latest stable and most FFmpeg release from the 3.1 release branch, dubbed "Laplace

Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty Zapus" Is Open for Development, GCC Linaro Used for ARM Port
(Oct 24, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Dubbed by Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth as "Zesty Zapus," the Ubuntu 17.04 release should be yet another normal, unexcited version of Ubuntu Linux

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