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First Look at the New Tab-Based Preferences in Mozilla Firefox 38.0
(May 03, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The first thing you will notice when upgrading your favorite web browser to Mozilla Firefox 38.0 next week is that the old-school Preferences dialog has been replaced with a beautiful, modern tab-based Preferences page.

ARM widens the appeal of its IoT OS with mbed client that runs on Linux
(May 03, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

AndroidAuthority: The race for the hearts and minds of IoT developers is in full swing and ARM has been positioning itself as the defacto standard for IoT devices.

Chromixium: Ubuntu Linux… if it looked like Chrome OS
(May 03, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Liliputing: Chromixium is a full-fledged desktop-style operating system based on Ubuntu.

Deploying a DNS Server using Docker
(May 02, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Damagehead: This is the first part of a series of how-to’s where I describe setting up and using various docker containers for home and production use.

Ubuntu still vulnerable to time-twiddling hack
(May 02, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: A security flaw in a common Unix software component remains unpatched in one of the most popular Linux distributions, more than a year after an official fix was published.

Will There Ever Be Another Red Hat?
(May 02, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

Forbes: Will there ever be another Red Hat? It depends on what you are asking.

OpenBSD 5.7
(May 02, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

This is a partial list of new features and systems included in OpenBSD 5.7. For a comprehensive list, see the changelog leading to 5.7.

Five more operating systems for the Raspberry Pi 2
(May 02, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: In the months since the Pi 2 launched developers have ported an increasing number of operating systems to the board

Debian 8: Linux’s most reliable distro makes its biggest change since 1993
(May 01, 2015, 19:00) (3 talkbacks)

ars: The controversial "systemd" comes to an OS known for stability.

HashiCorp Debuts Open-Source Vault Project for Crypto Key Management
(May 01, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: HashiCorp, the vendor behind popular Vagrant developer tool, makes a big jump into security with the open-source Vault project.

How many Chrome OS devices do you own?
(May 01, 2015, 14:00) (2 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Chrome OS devices have proven to be quite popular

How to build nginx with Google PageSpeed module on Debian 8 (Jessie)
(May 01, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorials explains how to build nginx with the latest version of the nginx_pagespeed module on Debian Jessie.

5 must-watch Docker videos
(May 01, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: If you're interested in Docker (and these days, who isn't?), here are five great videos to get you started with the basics you should know.

How To Install XAMPP Stack On Ubuntu 15.04
(May 01, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Unixmen: XAMPP is a free, open source stack that contains Apache web server, MySQL database, PHP, and Perl.

Arch Linux 2015.05.01 Is Now Available for Download with Linux Kernel 4.0.1
(May 01, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The new Arch Linux 2015.05.01 image includes all the updates that have been released during the month of April 2015

Ubuntu 15.04 Users Can Switch Off Systemd and Use Upstart
(May 01, 2015, 09:00) (1 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Some will say that systemd is a very innovative and useful piece of software, but there are many others who don't agree with this statement.

How to install a Debian 8 (Jessie) Minimal Server
(May 01, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows in detail the installation of a Debian 8 (Jessie) minimal server.

Microsoft & Education: The Song Remains the Same
(May 01, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: "The owners want me to ask you if you are anywhere near transitioning your computer donations to the Microsoft Surface Pro or Windows.

What's what in Debian Jessie
(May 01, 2015, 06:00) (2 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Getting a Debian Linux release out the door is never easy, but the latest and greatest, Debian 8, "Jessie" is out now.

Interop 2015: The IPv4 Address Resale Market [VIDEO]
(May 01, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: As the freely available pool of IPv4 address space dwindles to zero, a new aftermarket has emerged to buy and sell IPv4 addresses.

PyCon 2015 conference report & video roundup
(May 01, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.

New Debian leader wants to improve communications
(Apr 30, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITwire: The last two people to lead the Debian GNU/Linux project have had a pleasant task first up - presiding over a new release. B

OpenStack Kilo Cloud Platform Debuts With Ironic Bare-Metal Service
(Apr 30, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The new open-source cloud computing platform adds bare-metal server deployment capabilities.

Terraria Still Planned For Linux, Due After The 1.3 Release
(Apr 30, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: The developers of Terraria have recently commented on a reddit post, and they mentioned Linux is still planned for the game.

Useful Commands to Create Commandline Chat Server and Remove Unwanted Packages in Linux
(Apr 30, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: In this post we will be introducing 6 command Line tips namely create Linux Command line chat using Netcat comman

Microsoft's Continuum Looks Suspciously like Canonical's Ubuntu for Android
(Apr 30, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Remember a couple years back when Canonical was showing us how you could transform your phone into a full-fledged Ubuntu PC? T

Taking Ubuntu's Monkey for a Ride
(Apr 30, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Ho-hum. That seems to be the response from desktop users and reviewers of Ubuntu's latest and greatest, 15.04 or Vivid Vervet. T

Vivid Vervet Doesn't Have Much Meat on Its Bones
(Apr 30, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: In what is becoming a recurring scenario for Ubuntu desktop releases, you will not see much new in Ubuntu 15.04, aka "Vivid Vervet" (as in East African monkey) unless you peer under the hood.

Linux-ready i.MX6 SBC is loaded with wireless options
(Apr 30, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Forlinx launched an SBC that runs Linux or Android on a quad-core i.MX6, and offers extras like WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3G, and an image sensor interface.

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) Reached End of Life on April 30, 2015
(Apr 30, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: On April 30, Canonical, through Adam Conrad, sent an email to all Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) users notifying them that the operating system is no longer supported starting with May 1, 2015.

How to Securely Store Passwords and Api Keys Using Vault
(Apr 30, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 linoxide: Vault is a tool that is used to access secret information securely, it may be password, API key, certificate or anything else.

How an open standard API could revolutionize banking
(Apr 30, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Increased competition and the unbundling of bank services by innovative financial tech developers is continuing to provide customers with more services.

Building better pages in Drupal with Paragraphs
(Apr 30, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 OpenSource.com: Users of content management systems like Drupal have a number of options that allow them to create very attractive, very usable layouts.

$100 Android TV game player features PC streaming
(Apr 30, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Razer is taking pre-orders for its $100 "Forge TV" Android TV gaming player, with options including a gaming controller, keyboard, and PC streaming service.

GNOME Boxes 3.17.1 Out Now with Better Support for the Latest Windows ISO Images
(Apr 30, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: GNOME Boxes 3.17.1 has better support for the latest Windows ISO images that include CAPS letters in their filenames.

Linux vendor Cumulus rolls out management pack
(Apr 29, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Linux network operating system developer Cumulus Networks this week at Interop rolled out a management platform that provides a common interface and operational process for data center racks.

How to Manage Systemd Services and Units Using Systemctl in Linux
(Apr 29, 2015, 19:00) (1 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Systemctl is a systemd utility which is responsible for Controlling the systemd system and service manager

Install an ICC Display Profile on Kubuntu with KDE Plasma 5
(Apr 29, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnaps: ColorHUG, an inexpensive open source colorimeter, is a great little tool

An Old Ubuntu Bug Lets Malicious Users Gain Sudo Access
(Apr 29, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: It appears that there's a bug in Ubuntu distributions which lets malicious users to locally exploit sudo and gain access to the user's account without knowing their password.

Cavium adds OpenWRT support to Octeon III
(Apr 29, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Cavium announced OpenWRT Linux support for its Octeon III CN70/71XX SoCs, first available on a reference board and an Itus Networks "Shield" appliance.

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