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How to open file in read only mode under vi or vim
(Feb 20, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to open file in read only mode under vi or vim editor.

Microsoft Has Not Managed to Blackmail Huawei Over Android and GNU/Linux, But Its Trolls/Satellites Are Trying
(Feb 20, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRights: The story of Huawei gets more complicated, even though software patents are losing their teeth and notorious patent trolls are altogether losing their patents

How to connect ONLYOFFICE online editors to OwnCloud
(Feb 20, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This tutorial describes how to connect ONLYOFFICE document editors with an OwnCloud server by using the OwnCloud ONLYOFFICE integration app.

How To Get Instant Coding Answers Via Commandline In Linux
(Feb 20, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Get Instant Coding Answers Via Commandline using 'Howdoi'  utility

Green Recorder - A Simple Desktop Recording Tool for Linux Systems
(Feb 20, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSmint: Green Recorder is a functional desktop screen recorder for Linux systems

Wine 2.2 Sets Default Windows Version to Windows 7 for Newly Created Prefixes
(Feb 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Prominent features of the Wine 2.2 development release include support for setting the default Window version for all newly created Wine prefixes to Windows 7

Basics of network protocol analyzer Wireshark On Linux
(Feb 20, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: Wireshark is just one of the valuable tools provided by Kali Linux.

Mozilla Thunderbird Email Client Finally Makes Its Way Back into Debian's Repos
(Feb 20, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Mozilla Thunderbird packages appear to have landed in the Debian repositories as a replacement for Icedove, the rebranded version that Debian Project was forced to use for more than ten years do to trademark issues.

Snapdragon 820 lands on an Android Pico-ITX SBC
(Feb 20, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Inforce Computing's model 6640 Pico-ITX SBC is based on a Snapdragon 820 SoC and features 4GB RAM, 4K video, WiFi/BT/GPS wireless, GbE, SATA, and Android 7.

How to install EC2 Linux server in AWS with screenshots
(Feb 19, 2017, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to install EC2 Linux server of your favorite distro on Amazon Web Services cloud platform. Free Linux server for learning and practicing.

Protecting Linux devices with verified boot, from ROM to Userspace
(Feb 19, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Amid growing concern regarding escalating attacks on Linux-based devices, a well-attended talk at ELC Europe 2016 focused on the topic of verified boot schemes

Insecure Android apps put connected cars at risk
(Feb 19, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Android applications that allow millions of car owners to remotely locate and unlock their vehicles are missing security features that could prevent tampering by hackers, according to Kaspersky Lab researchers.

How to install pandom: a true random number generator for Linux
(Feb 19, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This tutorial explains how to install pandom: a timing jitter true random number generator

Using Python to find corrupted images
(Feb 18, 2017, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to root out corruption in your image folders with this Python script.

How to change the hostname on CentOS and Ubuntu
(Feb 18, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The hostname is used to identify the server when connected on a network and it is configured during the initial server setup.

Caddy A Lightweight HTTP/2 Web Server to Deploy and Test Websites Easily
(Feb 18, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Caddy is an alternative web server easy to configure and use.

System76 Saying Goodbye to Bland Design
(Feb 18, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Considering that System76 chose to unveil its new design plans to The Linux Gamer, we can't help but wonder if a System76 mean Steam Machine isn't in the works.

GNOME 3.24's Mutter Window Manager to Improve HiDPI and EGLStream Support
(Feb 17, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: We believe that Mutter is the second most important component of the open-source GNOME desktop environment

IBM Details the Risks of Second-Hand IoT Devices and Connected Cars
(Feb 17, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: What happens to IoT user accounts in the cloud when a device or even a car is sold? According to new research from IBM Security, revocation of old users isn't happening, exposing a major new risk.

How Google Secures Gmail Against Spam and Ransomware
(Feb 17, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Though there was at least one successful high-profile phishing attack against a Gmail user in 2016, Google is aggressively defending its millions of Gmail users.

RSA Conference: Lessons from a Billion Breached Data Records
(Feb 17, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: Legendary breach reporter Troy Hunt details some of things he has learned  from working with more than a billion publicly dumped records.

Pacli An Interactive BASH Frontend For Pacman And Yaourt
(Feb 17, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

pacli is a CLI tool, which provides simple and advanced Pacman and Yaourt commands in an easy to use text interface.

Understanding the difference between sudo and su
(Feb 17, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this article, we will discuss in detail the 'su' command as well as how it differs from the 'sudo' command.

How to Use Yum History to Find Out Installed or Removed Packages Info
(Feb 17, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this article, we will explain how to view history of YUM transactions in order to find out information about installed packages and those that where removed/erased from a system.

Facebook throws an open source hackathon
(Feb 16, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: A look at Facebook's recent GraphQL-themed hackathon at its offices in Cambridge, Mass.

How to enable disk quota that manages the space
(Feb 16, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

We can able restrict Disk space once we enable disk quota which alerts a sysadmin before a user takes too much disk space or a partition becomes full.

Want to be a great leader? Assume positive intent
(Feb 16, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: Open source communities are some of the most passionate organizations I've ever seen.

Open Source First: A manifesto for private companies
(Feb 16, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

This is a manifesto that any private organization can use to frame their collaboration transformation.

Trash-cli : A Command Line Trashcan For Unix-like Systems
(Feb 16, 2017, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)

Trash-cli is a commandline trashcan utility that allows you to use send and restore files to trash folder in unix-like operating systems.

Alternative Global Menu For MATE And Xfce: Vala Panel AppMenu
(Feb 16, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

WebUpd8: Vala Panel AppMenu is a global menu panel applet for Xfce, MATE and Vala panels, which uses unity-gtk-module as its backend

smem - Linux Memory Reporting/Statistics Tool
(Feb 16, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

smem is a tool that can give numerous reports on memory usage on Linux systems.

Container-Oriented RancherOS 0.8.0 Brings Linux Kernel 4.9.9 and Docker 1.12.6
(Feb 16, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

RancherOS 0.8.0 is here three and a half months after the release of version 0.7.0, and it ships with some of the latest Linux and Docker technologies

Gimp Photo Editor A Free Photoshop Alternative
(Feb 16, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Gimp is a great free / open-source alternative to Photoshop

Github Get a plugin for WordPress
(Feb 16, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

GitHub Get allows you to embed code from GitHub in WordPress.

Linux Kernel 4.9.10 Has ARM, x86 and PowerPC Improvements, Updated Drivers
(Feb 16, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux kernel 4.9.10 comes one week after the release of Linux kernel 4.9.9

Organizing your music: Tagging as you rip
(Feb 16, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this month's Open Music column, Chris Hermansen looks at readily available open source music ripping software, as seen from the perspective of its...

A musician's transition from distro to distro
(Feb 16, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

A musician's tells the story of his transition from distro to distro.

Generate random data for your applications with Elizabeth
(Feb 16, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

For developers needing sample data for their applications, Elizabeth is a valuable tool.

How to change the Linux Boot Splash screen
(Feb 16, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This tutorial shows how to configure a custom splash screen image in the Grub boot loader one the Linux GUI and on the shell.

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