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Linux Top 3: CoreOS Goes Stable, Oracle Clones RHEL 7 and Tails Updates
Linux Planet: While Oracle Linux 7 is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Oracle executives are always keen to point out there are differences... (Jul 29, 2014)

Skype for Linux Redesign Is Ugly but Functional
TechnewsWorld: The Skype for Linux application window is bordered in dull gray, and the window fields are washed-out white... (Jul 25, 2014)

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Bitnami Changes the Face of Application Deployment
(Jul 31, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK VIDEO: Erica Brescia, co-founder and COO of Bitnami, explains what her company is all about.

Zorin OS 9 - Linux for Windows users
(Jul 31, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: Zorin OS is one of those Linux distributions that is fighting the middle ground combining ease of use with familiarity for Windows users

Did Linux become a gaming platform a long time ago?
(Jul 31, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Yes, there have been games available for Linux for quite a long time, but nothing like what we're seeing now.

Linux Foundation Adds Embedded, Cloud Computing Members
(Jul 31, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The VAR Guy: The Linux Foundation has announced four new members, including Linaro Limited, which focuses on open source software development for ARM devices.

What are better alternatives to basic command line utilities
(Jul 31, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: The command line can be scary especially at the beginning. You

Who Funds Tor Project May Surprise You, or Maybe Not
(Jul 31, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The U.S government is helping foot the bill for the Tor Project, even as new attacks against the anonymous network platform are disclosed.

Fedora 21 will feature “solarized” color schemes in both the Terminal and Gedit
(Jul 31, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Fedora Magazine: Solarized comes in both light and dark variants, and really makes these applications look fantastic and works really well on a wide range of displays and screen brightness levels.

When Metrics Go Wrong
(Jul 31, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

OpenSourceCommunity: Good metrics should lead to action, but sometimes, if you're not careful, you can end up with results you didn't intend.

Lawsuit threatens to break new ground on the GPL and software licensing issues
(Jul 31, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: When Versata Software sued Ameriprise Financial Services for breaching its software license, it unwittingly unearthed a GPL violation of its own

Setup Flexible Disk Storage with Logical Volume Management (LVM) in Linux ??? PART 1
(Jul 31, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Logical Volume Management (LVM) makes it easier to manage disk space.

Nostalgic Gaming On Linux With Good Old Games
(Jul 31, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The Linux Rain: Thanks to the recent Linux support provided by DRM-free classic games provider, GOG.com, getting that nostalgic kick on Linux has never been easier.

Palm-sized mini PC projects display, uses IR for touch
(Jul 31, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: TouchPico is prepping an Android 4.2 mini-PC that doubles as a pico-projector and approximates touch input via an infrared stylus and camera.

Heartbleed Flaw Is Still a Risk, Report Finds
(Jul 30, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: A Venafi report claims that only 3 percent of big companies have fully patched for Heartbleed.

Linode Releases Open Source Cloud Hosting Documentation
(Jul 30, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Cloud hosting provider Linode has made the documentation for its platform open source, allowing anyone to access the information and contribute to it.

Red Hat starts work on 64-bit ARM servers
(Jul 30, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Red Hat and its partners are betting that 64-bit ARM processors are ready for the data center.

OrFoxOS combines Firefox OS and Tor on a $25 smartphone
(Jul 30, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: OrFoxOS combines Firefox OS and Tor to help protect your privacy.

The making of the Raspberry Pi Model B+
(Jul 30, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Raspi: The Director of Hardware at the Raspberry Pi Foundation, James Adams, walks through the making of the new and improved Raspberry Pi Model B+

Ubuntu for Phones to Integrate Nokia HERE Maps
(Jul 30, 2014, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Canonical has announced that Ubuntu mobile devices will use Nokia HERE maps by default, making this the start of a very interesting partnership.

Builder: A New Development IDE Being Built For GNOME
(Jul 30, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: GNOME Builder is a new integrated development environment (IDE) being developed for building GNOME applications faster and better.

New Open Source Effort Provides Free Cloud Orchestration as a Service
(Jul 30, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Orchestration can bring benefits to many parts of IT, but its potential may well be greatest of all in the highly complex world of cloud computing.

Step By Step Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) LAMP Server Setup
(Jul 30, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 UbuntuGeek: In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go.

LibreOffice 4.3 Arrives with 30 New Excel Formulas and Support for Microsoft Works Spreadsheets
(Jul 30, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The Document Foundation has announced that the final version for LibreOffice 4.3 is now available for all platforms

Perl as a career option
(Jul 30, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxCareer: Is Perl losing its shine as it now needs to compete with many other alternative programming languages?

'cool-old-term': Retro styled Terminal Emulator for Linux
(Jul 30, 2014, 06:00) (3 talkbacks)

 techdrivein: We've seen Terminal Emulators of all sizes and shapes for Linux, but nothing like this yet. 'cool-old-term' is one gorgeous looking Terminal emulator.

An unusual comparison of Desktop Environments
(Jul 30, 2014, 05:00) (2 talkbacks)

 DarkDuck: I created and published a series of videos few months ago, that show how to set up multiple keyboard layouts in different Desktop Environments. Statistics of the views is quite interesting.

GCC wins lifetime achievement award - and takes heat from Linus Torvalds
(Jul 30, 2014, 04:00) (3 talkbacks)

 ITworld: The GNU Compiler Collection, better known as GCC, was recently awarded the ACM's Programming Languages Software Award for 2014.

Tiny Raspberry Pi-compatible SBC targets wearables
(Jul 29, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linux Gizmos: Hardkernel launched a $30 Raspberry-Pi compatible "Odroid-W" wearables oriented SBC

Can Android be made truly free and open source?
(Jul 29, 2014, 19:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ITworld: If you don't really care about FOSS then Google owning Android isn't a problem at all.

Samsung's Tizen smartphone OS: Dead or alive?
(Jul 29, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Does Tizen have a future, or is it going to be another unlaunched Linux-based mobile operating system?

Mine Bitcoins with Raspberry Pi
(Jul 29, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUser: Jump on the cryptocurrency bandwagon and mine some of your own Bitcoins – or other currency – with a spare Raspberry Pi

Easy Steps to Make GNOME 3 More Efficient
(Jul 29, 2014, 12:00) (3 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Few Linux desktops have brought about such controversy as GNOME 3

An introduction to systemd for CentOS 7
(Jul 29, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wazi: Red Hat-based distributions are migrating to systemd because it provides more efficient ways of managing services and quicker startup times.

Fake ID Flaw Puts Android Users at Risk
(Jul 29, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Bluebox Security reveals fundamental flaws in how Android validates the identity of app developers. Full details will be given at the upcoming Black Hat event.

Tiny Linux SBC web-enables DIY IoT modules
(Jul 29, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linux Gizmos: The tiny, 15 x 10 x 5mm CloudBit single board computer adds Internet connectivity and a modest ARM9 brain to LittleBits Electronics's popular, Lego-like platform, which is billed as an easier, plug-and-play alternative to Arduino for electronics prototyping.

Search the Pirate Bay on your Android device with the PirateApp
(Jul 29, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: The PirateApp is a free app for Android devices that makes it fast and easy to search the Pirate Bay for torrents.

Rackspace Adds Support for MariaDB, Percona Open Source Databases
(Jul 29, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Rackspace will now officially support the relational database storage platforms from MariaDB and Percona, which are forked from Oracle MySQL.

Linux Top 3: CoreOS Goes Stable, Oracle Clones RHEL 7 and Tails Updates
(Jul 29, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux Planet: While Oracle Linux 7 is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Oracle executives are always keen to point out there are differences.

CoreOS Stabilizes Cloud Container Linux Operating System
(Jul 28, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The container-based Linux operating system is now considered to be production-ready.

Mozilla picks one of its own to be its new CEO
(Jul 28, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Mozilla has selected Chris Beard, who started with the company with the release of Firefox 1.0, to be its chief executive.

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