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How OpenStack keeps its summits safe and welcoming
(Oct 20, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

If bringing in the best ideas requires diverse contributors, then bringing in diverse contributors requires building a safe space where each person can feel comfortable and welcome.

What is deep learning, and why should you care about it?
(Oct 20, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks) Deep learning and artificial intelligence are all the rage these days, promising to take applications to new heights in how they interact with us mere mortals.

Red Hat's Software Collections 2.3 and Developer Toolset 6 Suites Enter Beta
(Oct 20, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Red Hat Software Collections 2.3 Beta includes many updated components

Ubuntu Turns 12, Happy Birthday!
(Oct 20, 2016, 14:17) (0 talkbacks)

12 years later and with 25 releases later, Ubuntu is currently one of the most used Linux-based operating systems in the world on desktops, servers, and cloud.

Tips for contributing to a complex and large project like OpenStack
(Oct 20, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Becoming a QA Engineer for OpenStack was a career shift for Emily Wilson who has a background in research microbiology.

3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line
(Oct 20, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Your Linux terminal can do everything

Setting Up XR (Crossroads) Load Balancer for Web Servers on RHEL/CentOS
(Oct 20, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Setting Up XR (Crossroads) Load Balancer for Web Servers on RHEL/CentOS

USB Killers - Hardware and Software options to destroy your data (or devices)
(Oct 20, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxForum: Every new computer, whether running Linux or not, has some type of Universal Serial Bus (USB) connector.

How to find and remove unused packages in Linux
(Oct 20, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

This brief tutorial will explain you how to remove unused, or unwanted, or orphaned packages in popular Linux distributions such as CentOS and Ubuntu.

Linux 4.10 To Expose EFI Framebuffer Configuration
(Oct 20, 2016, 06:16) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: While Linux 4.9-rc1 was only released this past weekend, the EFI subsystem changes are already being staged for the next kernel cycle.

Tiny OpenWRT WiFi module updated in $12 and $4 versions
(Oct 20, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

The $12 VoCore2 WiFi module, which runs OpenWrt on a Mediatek MT7688AN, has won Indiegogo funding and has been joined by a $4 VoCore2 Lite version.

GParted 0.27.0 Open-Source Partition Editor Is Out with GRUB2 core.img Detection
(Oct 19, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

GParted 0.27.0 is here to replace the previous stable build

RaspEX Project Now Lets You Run Ubuntu 16.10 on Raspberry Pi 3 and 2, with LXDE
(Oct 19, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

We're now able to install the recently released Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) operating system on our Raspberry Pi 2 and Raspberry Pi 3 single-board computers

Linux Foundation Takes JavaScript Under Its Wings
(Oct 19, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The JS Foundation is now a Linux Foundation Project.

Nomulus: Google open-sources TLD registry platform
(Oct 19, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

What Nomulus does, in essence, is manage the domain names under a top-level domain.

Facebook's 100-gigabit switch design is out in the open
(Oct 19, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Facebook's bid to open up networking is moving up into nosebleed territory for data centers.

How to live patch Ubuntu Linux Kernel without rebooting the server
(Oct 19, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: Kernel live patching enables runtime correction of critical security issues in running kernel without rebooting.

How to Install Git and Setup Git Account in RHEL, CentOS and Fedora
(Oct 19, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: For newbies, Git is a free and open source, fast and distributed version control system (VCS)

LinuxAndUbuntu Review Of Unity 8 Preview In Ubuntu 16.10
(Oct 19, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Unity 8 has been in development since 2013 and anyone who has seen or used Ubuntu phone will quickly notice the similarities and some major differences.

Solus 1.2.1 Officially Released, First MATE Edition Now Available for Download
(Oct 19, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Solus 1.2.1 is shipping with the Budgie 10.2.8 desktop environment, which includes full IBus (Intelligent Input Bus) support for enabling multi-lingual input

Open Networking Foundation and ON.Lab Merge
(Oct 19, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: The two complementary efforts come together under the Open Networking Foundation banner in a bid to foster Software Defined Networking.

VirtualBox 5.1.8 Out Now, Oracle Adds Linux Kernel 4.8 Support in VirtualBox 5.0
(Oct 19, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The VirtualBox 5.1.8 point release is the most advanced Oracle VM VirtualBox version you can get right now

Twenty and counting: KDE marks another milestone
(Oct 19, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

itwire: Twenty years ago, a German software developer named Matthias Ettrich kicked off a project to provide Linux users with all the desktop functionality that Windows users had at the time.

Canonical Now Offering Live Kernel Patching Services, Free for Up to Three PCs
(Oct 19, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: First off, we'd like to remind you that the Linux 4.0 kernel released a year and a half ago brought with it a new functionality that would allow users to patch/update their kernel packages without restarting.

Critical flaws found in open-source encryption software VeraCrypt
(Oct 19, 2016, 04:00) (1 talkbacks)

Many flaws were located and fixed in VeraCrypt's bootloader for computers and OSes that use the new UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) -- the modern BIOS.

What the history of open source teaches us about strategic advantage
(Oct 18, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Open source visionary Bob Young recalls his early insights into open source

Docker 1.12.2 App Container Engine Brings Swarm Mode and Networking Improvements
(Oct 18, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: During its two-month development cycle, Docker 1.12.2 received a total of three Release Candidate (RC) builds, which brought numerous networking and runtime improvements,

Fedora 25 Beta Resets the Linux Performance Bar
(Oct 18, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: The beta release sharpens cloud and developer features, making this Linux distro more attractive to enterprise users.

The Exciting Features Of The Linux 4.9 Kernel
(Oct 18, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: This weekend was the release of Linux 4.9-rc1 to mark the end of the 4.9 kernel merge window.

GNOME Builder 3.22.1 Adds Support for Sysprof Visualizers, Polishes the UI
(Oct 18, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

GNOME Builder 3.22.1 adds support for Sysprof Visualizers, which requires the Sysprof 3.22.1 utility

VMware Embraces Kubernetes in Container Push
(Oct 18, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: VMware is the latest IT vendor to support Kubernetes, the open-source container management system that Google developed.

Open source ResinOS adds Docker to ARM/Linux boards
(Oct 18, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: has spun off the Yocto-based OS behind its IoT framework as a ResinOS 2.0 distro for running Docker containers on Linux IoT devices.

Meet Hubot: The DevOps chat bot
(Oct 18, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Hubot for ChatOps will help you understand more about DevOps and learn to use it in your organization.

How a healthy developer conference budget can provide a big ROI for organizations
(Oct 18, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

At OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, Emily Hugenbruch, John Arwe, and Ji Chen will give a talk called How to lose clients and alienate coworkers

CoreOS Expands Kubernetes Control With Redspread Acquisition
(Oct 18, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The purchase of container management vendor Redspread is the container startup's second acquisition.

Samsung's 14nm wearable SoC debuts on Tizen-based Gear 3 watch
(Oct 18, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Samsung unveiled a 14nm, dual Cortex-A53 "Exynos 7 Dual 7270" SoC with built-in LTE, which runs Tizen Linux on its new Gear S3 watch.

Open-spec COM version of Chip SBC sells for $16
(Oct 18, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Next Thing unveiled a $16 COM version of the Chip SBC called the Chip Pro

Calamares 2.4.2 Universal Linux Installer Supports Disabling of LUKS UI Elements
(Oct 17, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Calamares 2.4.2 is now the latest version of the installer, and, according to release notes, it implements support for disabling LUKS (Linux Unified Key Setup) related UI

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