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Dying Light Is Now Confirmed For Linux, Bring It On Techland
(Jan 26, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
GamingOnLinux: Dying Light is now confirmed for Linux thanks to the announcement from the developers on the Steam store itself.
Top Ten Things Linux Users Say About systemd
(Jan 26, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: Ladies and gentlemen, from the home office in Omaha, Nebraska, here is this week's Top Ten List: the top ten things Linux users say about systemd.
Armello and Perfect Golf in EA on Steam
(Jan 26, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
tuxarena: Two more games entered Early Access on Steam during the past couple of days
Learning about Docker and Linux containers
(Jan 26, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Surely you've heard of Docker by now.
How to build a Database driven app on Linux with python and MySQL
(Jan 26, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
techarena51: CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) is the basic operation of any database driven app
LibreOffice finally arrives on Android
(Jan 26, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: Something is better than nothing, but LibreOffice has a long way to go to solve problems that Android users face.
How to make a file immutable on Linux
(Jan 25, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: chattr is a Linux command which allows one to set or unset attributes on a file, which are separate from the standard (read, write, execute) file permission.
Designing with Linux
(Jan 25, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: FreeCAD can read and write several different file formats used in modelling and 3-D printing.
Zenwalk Linux - A Walk on the Quirky Side
(Jan 25, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)
LinuxInsider: Zenwalk Linux is a very usable yet uncommon Linux OS. It is more than a single distribution.
Your anonymous code contributions probably aren't: boffins
(Jan 25, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
el Reg: Coders are creatures of easily-identifiable habit
Google just made it easier to run Linux on your Chromebook
(Jan 25, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
PCworld: If Chromebooks are the consumer Linux desktop we were all waiting for, it’s great to see Google making it easier to turn a cheap consumer Chromebook into a power-user’s Linux desktop.
The most obvious user for Linux isn't who you think
(Jan 24, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: The ideal candidate is the average user.
Linux-enabled sit/stand smart desk nudges you into action
(Jan 24, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: A Linux-based desk with WiFi, Bluetooth, and a 5-inch touchscreen automatically adjusts between sitting and standing, and tells you when it's time to move.
Tech Comics: Delete This File?
(Jan 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: Does your computer give you enough choices when it's time to delete a file?
How the New York Times uses open source
(Jan 24, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Enterprisers Project: Marc Frons, senior vice president and chief information officer of the New York Times, discusses how The Times actively contributes to open source communities.
A Shell Primer: Master Your Linux, OS X, Unix Shell Environment
(Jan 23, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Nixcraft: On a Linux or Unix-like systems each user and process runs in a specific environment.
Linus Torvalds to Patch the Kernel for a Witcher 2 Problem
(Jan 23, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Linus Torvalds is not known to interfere with other projects than the Linux kernel and it must be something really special to get him involved
The Last Batch Of Feature Proposals For Fedora 22
(Jan 23, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: The proposal describes Vagrant, "Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.
The Companies That Support Linux: Planisys
(Jan 23, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: By using Linux containers and Linux-based orchestration tools, Planisys is able to stay flexible amid changing hardware and networks, which in turn has helped the company to scale and stay competitive
WordPress Continues to Secure Users
(Jan 23, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: WordPress is now beginning to disconnect self-hosted sites that have not updated the Jetpack plug-in.
Oracle Updates Linux Powered Engineered Server Systems
(Jan 23, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: Not only does Ellison want to have the lowest price, he also wants to deliver the highest level of performance at the low-cost price points.
digiKam Quick Tip: Transfer Photos from digiKam Directly to a Mobile Device
(Jan 23, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
scribblesandsnaps: Provided that you use KDE, you can push photos from digiKam directly to a mobile device that supports the MTP protocol (e.g., most Android devices) using the KioImportExport Kipi plugin.
Intel spins Ubuntu based education access point
(Jan 23, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Intel announced a portable access point and content server for schools that runs Ubuntu on an Atom E3815, and serves up to 50 students using WiFi or GbE.
Librem 15, the first free software GNU/Linux laptop, makes funding goal
(Jan 23, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: The Librem 15 Linux laptop has surpassed the $250-thousand goal it needed to launch.
Great Linux propaganda posters
(Jan 23, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: Linux has always had passionate advocates and some of them have created images that some might construe as propaganda.
Red Hat: Security Makes Paying for Open Source Software Worth It
(Jan 23, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: In the wake of Heartbleed, Shellshock and other security and data privacy fiascos, Red Hat is emphasizing the value of its subscription software support for open source platforms, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Building an open source CMS for newsrooms
(Jan 23, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: It could be argued, then, that news media should be all over open source and so harking back to their roots as true technology innovators. This hasn't happened, until now.
Mozilla tweaks “referer headers” in bid to limit website privacy grabs
(Jan 23, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Ars: As more personal data gets stuffed into referers, Firefox beta introduces antidote.
7 questions to ask any open source project
(Jan 23, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: Do you truly have permission granted in advance to benefit from and innovate upon an open source project?
New open source dependency manager on the scene
(Jan 22, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: There's no solution for resolving and keeping track of dependencies and version compatibilities for C/C++ projects.
11 technologies that tick off Linus Torvalds
(Jan 22, 2015, 19:00) (4 talkbacks)
ITworld: If you enjoy a sharply-worded insult, read on. This slideshow is for you.
Linus Torvalds Keeps Code in the Kernel for Just One User
(Jan 22, 2015, 15:00) (3 talkbacks)
softpedia: The Linux kernel is a very advanced piece of software
Stellarium 0.13.2 and 0.12.5 has been released!
(Jan 22, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
This version contains over 70 closed bugs and includes some wishes and new nice features - like visualization of the zodiacal light and new sky cultures.
A Look at Pentoo Linux and Its Security Analysis Tools
(Jan 22, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: There is no shortage of security-focused Linux distributions on the market, and among them is Pentoo Linux.
Reset The Root Password For A Linux VM Hosted On XenServer
(Jan 22, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Unixmen: If you have ever tried to reset the root password for a linux VM hosted on XenServer, this section will guide you how to make that.
Windows 10 To Be A Free Upgrade: What Linux Users Need To Know
(Jan 22, 2015, 11:00) (6 talkbacks)
Phoronix: If you're curious about the highlights of the Microsoft Windows 10 event to see what Ubuntu Phone/Touch, Sailfish OS, Android, Tizen, and the Linux desktop in general have to compete with this year...
Open Source Haptics Kit Aims to Democratize Force Feedback
(Jan 22, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
HackADay: If you’ve been keeping up with augmented and virtual reality news, you’ll remember that spacial haptic feedback devices aren’t groundbreaking new technology.
Google Pays Big Bug Bounties in Chrome 40 Fix
(Jan 22, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
eSecurityPlanet: Google pays out $88,500 in bug bounties, with the largest browser security update yet in 2015. In all, Google fixed 62 different security flaws.
Interview: Mesosphere's Ben Hindman on the Need for a Data Center OS
(Jan 22, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSstatic: According to Mesosphere’s leaders, the tech industry now needs a new type of operating system to automate the various tools used in the agile IT era.
How to Install and Configure pfSense 2.1.5 (Firewall/Router) for Your Home/Office Network
(Jan 22, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
tecmint: pfSense is an open source network firewall/router software distribution which is based on the FreeBSD operating system.