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Use These Tools To Change Settings Removed From Ubuntu and GNOME
(Aug 22, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToGeek: GNOME Tweak Tool is packed with useful settings, many of which used to be exposed in GNOME.
Walmart's investment in open source isn't cheap
(Aug 22, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: While proprietary vendors want us to focus on price, innovators focus on the flexibility and business value of open source
OpenStack Neutron Set for New Updates in Juno Release
(Aug 22, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: October OpenStack release will be a major milestone for cloud networking.
Why the Future of Education Is Open #linuxcon
(Aug 22, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The CEO of edX explains to LinuxCon attendees how his platform is using open source and big data analytics to change the world of education.
How to listen to Internet radio from the command line on Linux
(Aug 22, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: For those of you system admins and Linux aficionados who spend a great deal of your time in front of Linux screen, do you know that ambient noise from online/local radio station can actually be a productivity booster?
Calibre eBook Reader and Editor 2.0 Massive Update Arrives in Force
(Aug 22, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: The Calibre eBook reader, editor, and library management software has been promoted to version 2.0 and it integrates a huge number of new features.
5 Awesome Open Source Cloning Software Applications
(Aug 22, 2014, 03:25) (0 talkbacks)
Nixcraft: Cloning is nothing but the copying of the contents of a server hard disk to a storage medium (another disk) or to an image file.
Open Source Storage Vendors Embrace Key Value Storage
(Aug 21, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseStorageForum: OpenStack Swift and Ceph are some of the projects embracing key value data storage, a simple data structure that promises to revolutionize data storage.
Android in-dash IVI device revs up in India
(Aug 21, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: MapmyIndia released an Android-based IVI and navigation system called the IceNav 701 with a dual-core processor, a 6.2-inch WVGA touchscreen, and NaviMap.
Linux Terminal: speedtest_cli checks your real bandwidth speed.
(Aug 21, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linuxaria: What's your upload and download speed at home (or in your office) ?
Edubuntu Vs UberStudent: Return To College With The Best Linux Distro
(Aug 21, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeUseOf: School is almost back in session! For Linux users, there are two top-notch distributions out there specifically aimed towards education: Edubuntu and UberStudent.
Windows users are open-source people too
(Aug 21, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: While it's easy to fall into a Microsoft vs. open-source world view, the reality is that most open-source projects should be doing more to support the Windows users among us.
Docker Founder Explains What Docker is all About #linuxcon
(Aug 21, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: As to why Docker became very popular very fast, Hykes has a few idea.
Building Cars With Crowdsourced Intelligence #linuxcon
(Aug 21, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The CEO of Local Motors explains to LinuxCon attendees why the future of automobiles is open.
Using Clocker and Apache Brooklyn to build a Docker cloud
(Aug 21, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: With the growing potential of Docker, it's becoming clear that the future of at least some of the data center is going to be containerized.
Firefox adds preliminary support for casting to Chromecast
(Aug 21, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Mozilla is in the process of adding the ability to "cast" videos from Firefox to Chromecast devices, and you can try it now if you have the right hardware.
12 oddball odes to open-source
(Aug 21, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
NetworkWorld: The world of free and open-source software has spawned a surprising amount of original music.
Setup FTP server using VsFtp and Configure Secure FTP connections on Ubuntu 14.04 Server
(Aug 21, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
ubuntugeek: vsftpd is a GPL licensed FTP server for UNIX systems, including Linux.
Why do so many Linux users hate Oracle?
(Aug 21, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: Oracle has always had a rather touch and go relationship with the open source community, to say the least.
What is a good EPUB reader on Linux
(Aug 21, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: If for some reasons you wish to open an electronic book in your computer, chances are that you will need specific software.
Microsoft Lobby Denies the State of Chile Access to Free Software
(Aug 21, 2014, 04:00) (1 talkbacks)
softpedia: Fresh on the heels of the entire Munich and Linux debacle, another story involving Microsoft and free software has popped up across the world, in Chile.
Dangling the Linux Carrot
(Aug 20, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: These are different desktops, all individual from one another, and I can do different things on each one of them at different times."
Home automation hub runs Linux, offers cloud services
(Aug 20, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Cloud Media launched a Kickstarter campaign for a Linux-based "Stack Box" home automation hub with cloud services and Raspberry Pi expansion compatibility.
How To Enable HTML5 Playback For Netflix On Ubuntu 14.04 Or 14.10
(Aug 20, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
webupd8: Netflix supports HTML5 playback (using the Encrypted Media Extensions) but unfortunately, it doesn't work out of the box on Linux for now.
Linux Foundation Debuts Linux Certification Effort #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
The new certifications mark the first time the Linux Foundation has offered formal certification after years of success with training programs.
Thanks For Making Games Faster: Top 10 Quotes from the Linux Kernel Developer Panel #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 13:00) (2 talkbacks)
Linux.com: Linux gamers owe a debt of gratitude to kernel developer Andy Lutomirski for his recent work getting 32-bit programs to run faster on a 64-bit kernel
What the Linux Foundation Does for Linux #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: Speaking at the LinuxCon conference, Jim Zemlin compares himself to the Simpsons' groundskeeper Willy.
Linux Founder Linus Torvalds 'Still Wants the Desktop'
(Aug 20, 2014, 10:30) (1 talkbacks)
eWEEK: During a LinuxCon panel discussion, Linus Torvalds provides insight into what works and what doesn't with Linux in 2014
Itus Networks Taps Kickstarter for Home Gateway Security
(Aug 20, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: While Internet connectivity in the home is now mainstream, gateway security to protect users is not.
How to configure a network printer and scanner on Ubuntu desktop
(Aug 20, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: How to access the network printer/scanner devices from a desktop client
Linux Kernel Development Gets Two-Factor Authentication
(Aug 20, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Linux kernel development is getting a new layer of security with the introduction of two-factor authentication for code commits.
Is it time to automate your home with Linux?
(Aug 20, 2014, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
ITWorld: I have to admit that home automation is one Linux product category that I've hardly paid any attention to over the years.
Tesora Launches Certification Program for OpenStack Cloud Storage
(Aug 20, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: Database-as-a-service (DBaaS) vendor Tesora is certifying relational, NoSQL and distributed databases for compatibility with OpenStack cloud storage.
Why the operating system matters in a containerized world
(Aug 20, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Applications running in Linux containers are isolated within a single copy of the operating system running on a physical server.
Munich Switching to Windows from Linux Is Proof That Microsoft Is Still an Evil Company
(Aug 20, 2014, 04:00) (2 talkbacks)
softpedia: Reports about the city of Munich authorities that are considering the replacement of Linux with Microsoft products mostly comes from one man, the Deputy Mayor of Munich, who is also a long-term self-declared Windows fan.
European Space Operations Centre Now Runs on SUSE Linux Enterprise Servers
(Aug 19, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: The European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) is now powered by SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and it's making a firm commitment towards open source and Linux software.
Viber 4.2 Released - How to Install on Ubuntu Linux
(Aug 19, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linoxide: Viber is a cross-platform instant messaging VoIP application
Top Linux Productivity Apps
(Aug 19, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: Productivity is essential to anyone's day, no matter who you are or where you work
Viewing your processes through the eyes of /proc
(Aug 19, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: The /proc file system brings the processes on your Unix systems into view in some very useful ways, but only if you take the time to cd over to /proc and see all it can tell you.
How to configure Access Control Lists (ACLs) on Linux
(Aug 19, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: Working with permissions on Linux is rather a simple task.