Linux 4.10 rc8
How to access shell or run external commands from within Vim
(Feb 21, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToForge: Vim, as you might already know, is a feature-packed and powerful editor.
How to Get Newer Kernels on Ubuntu
(Feb 21, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeTechEasier: Each version of Ubuntu ships with a frozen kernel, and it's not easy for users to switch kernels.
Linux Mint 18.1 Is The Best Mint Yet
(Feb 21, 2017, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
FreedomPenguin: Linux Mint 18.1 is out and it's arguably the best Linux distro available.
Descent OS Is Dead, Arkas OS Takes Its Place and It's Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(Feb 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Descent OS first appeared in February 2012 as a lightweight Ubuntu derivative built around the GNOME 2 desktop environment.
The 'New' Microsoft is Still Acting Like a Dangerous Cult in an Effort to Hijack and/or Undermine All Free/Open Source Software
(Feb 21, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRights: In an effort to combat any large deployment of non-Microsoft software, the company goes personal and attempts to overthrow even management that is not receptive to Microsoft's agenda
3 things companies must know about data sovereignty when moving to the cloud
(Feb 21, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterprisersProject: I hear it nearly every day – the lament of teams trying to transform their enterprise from '80s-era software to the cloud
Linux 4.10 Released as First New Kernel of 2017
(Feb 20, 2017, 20:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxPlanet: After a one week delay, Linus Torvalds released the first new Linux kernel of 2017 on Feb. 19, with the debut of Linux 4.10.
MKVToolNix 9.9.0 MKV Manipulation Tool Released with New GUI Improvements, More
(Feb 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Terminix 1.5.0 Released With Initial Bookmarks Support, Other Improvements
(Feb 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Terminix is a GTK3 tiling terminal emulator.
Total War: SHOGUN 2 looks like it will be heading to Linux & SteamOS
(Feb 20, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
GamingOnLinux: Well this was quite a surprise to see! It looks like Total War: SHOGUN 2 is going to make an appearance on Linux & SteamOS.
How To Use Plex To Cast Local Videos To Chromecast (From Your Desktop w/ Optional Mobile App)
(Feb 20, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
webupd8: Plex is the complete solution for all local media streaming to Chromecast needs, and is fairly easy to set up.
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 delete or remove a MySQL/MariaDB user account on Linux or Unix
(Feb 19, 2017, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
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) (1 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.