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Linux Turns 23
LinuxPlanet: It was 23 years ago today that the great social and technological experiment we know today as Linux began (Aug 26, 2014)

Linux Founder Linus Torvalds 'Still Wants the Desktop'
eWEEK: During a LinuxCon panel discussion, Linus Torvalds provides insight into what works and what doesn't with Linux in 2014 (Aug 20, 2014)

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How to create a site-to-site IPsec VPN tunnel using Openswan in Linux
(Aug 27, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: A virtual private network (VPN) tunnel is used to securely interconnect two physically separate networks through a tunnel over the Internet.

Is distrohopping in Linux becoming a thing of the past?
(Aug 27, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: I think it's quite possible to find a main distro to stay with while still allowing yourself the geekish pleasure of using many other distros.

When Distros Go South
(Aug 26, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: I don't mean system stability, that is a given with Linux, but developer stability.

IBM Set to Debut New Power 8 Servers in October [VIDEO]
(Aug 26, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: In an exclusive video interview with ServerWatch, Balog reveals that IBM has new Power 8 servers set to be announced in October.

Red Hat Improves Hybrid Cloud Management, OpenStack Platforms
(Aug 26, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: One of the big new additions is based on an initiative that Red Hat developers had originally called Project Stay Puft .

Mozilla Adding Granular App Permissions to Firefox OS
(Aug 26, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

ThreatPost: Mozilla is set to add a feature to its mobile Firefox OS that will give users the ability to revoke any application’s permissions on a granular basis. killed the distro star: Why are people so bored with the top Linux makers?
(Aug 26, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Register: Matthew Miller is a little concerned. As the new project leader for the Fedora Linux distribution, he thinks Fedora 20 is great and Fedora 21, when it ships, will be the best release ever.

Opening Up in New Ways: How the OpenPOWER Foundation is Taking Open to New Places
(Aug 26, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks) It’s no secret that open development is the key to rapid and continuous technology innovation.

Android may have already killed Samsung's Tizen OS
(Aug 26, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Frankly, I wonder sometimes why Samsung is even bothering with Tizen.

Don't Fret Linus, Desktop Linux Will Slowly Gain Traction
(Aug 26, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: With the success of Chromebooks, it's only a matter of time before the OEMs start pushing well designed laptops and desktops with customized versions of Linux installed.

$49 TiVo OTA and streaming DVR targets cordcutters
(Aug 26, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: TiVo introduced a Linux-based DVR for "cordcutters" who want to eliminate cable fees by obtaining their TV content from Internet streams and OTA broadcasts.

35 Great Android Apps for Road Warriors
(Aug 26, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: There Android apps for travel will boost your productivity while you're on the move.

Red Hat bids to become a hybrid cloud power
(Aug 26, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Red Hat pushes interoperability with multiple cloud platforms with the latest release of CloudForms 3.1, its hybrid cloud management platform.

Configure VSFTPD Chroot Environment on CentOS/RHEL
(Aug 26, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 nextstep4IT: VSFTPD is the secure FTP server in the Linux operating system.

Identify USB Driver in Linux
(Aug 26, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 blackmoreops: This guide shows how you can identify USB Driver Chipset(most commonly Wireless) Information on Linux.

VMware Embraces Docker Container Virtualization
(Aug 26, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: According to VMware, the best way to run a Docker container is on a VMware virtual machine.

Linux Turns 23
(Aug 25, 2014, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: It was 23 years ago today that the great social and technological experiment we know today as Linux began

Linux 3.17 rc2
(Aug 25, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: So I deviated from my normal Sunday schedule partly because there wasn't much there

VMworld Brings New VMware OpenStack, Docker, and Hardware Technologies
(Aug 25, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger kicked off his company's VMworld 2014 conference with a message - Be Brave.

Zorin OS 9 Core Review: As good as Linux Mint 17!
(Aug 25, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxaria: Zorin OS has a lot of takers in the new Linux converts from Windows.

Linux Performance Tools at LinuxCon North America 2014
(Aug 25, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Talk covered observability, benchmarking, and tuning tools, providing a more complete picture of the performance tools landscape.

VMware Announces Its Own OpenStack Distribution #VMworld
(Aug 25, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: VMware extends its embrace of the open-source OpenStack cloud platform.

Mozilla is launching its first Firefox OS smartphone in India this week
(Aug 25, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

the next web: Slowly but surely, Mozilla is pushing its Firefox OS mobile operating system into new markets.

Choose your side on the Linux divide
(Aug 25, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: The battle over systemd exposes a fundamental gap between the old Unix guard and a new guard of Linux developers and admins

Linus Torvalds is my hero, says 13 year old Zachary DuPont
(Aug 25, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

the mukt: The story of Zach goes like this – his school organized a project where students were asked to write a letter to their heroes, while most kids wrote to celebrities, Zach wrote to the ‘real’ hero of the modern technology world – Linus Torvalds.

Linus Torvalds Started a Revolution on August 25, 1991. Happy Birthday, Linux!
(Aug 25, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: The Linux project has just turned 23 and it's now the biggest collaborative endeavor in the world, with thousands of people working on it.

jBilling tutorial – an open source billing platform
(Aug 25, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux User & Developer: Discover jBilling and make managing invoices, payments and billing simple and stress-free

Security Hardening with Ansible
(Aug 25, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux Journal: Ansible is an indispensable tool in implementing and maintaining a strong security posture.

Build a Raspberry Pi Arcade Machine
(Aug 25, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxVoice: Relive the golden majesty of the 80s with a little help from a marvel of the current decade.

Minimal Linux Live - version '25-Aug-2014' has been released
(Aug 24, 2014, 18:00) (1 talkbacks)

Minimal Linux Live is a set of small shell scripts which build very minimal live Linux OS entirely from source code (Linux kernel + BusyBox).

Emulator brings x86 Linux apps to ARM devices
(Aug 24, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Eltechs announced a virtual machine that runs 32-bit x86 Linux applications on ARMv7 SBCs and mini-PCs, and is claimed to be 4.5 times faster than QEMU.

Android Security Is Under Fire--Again
(Aug 24, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: A pair of new reports take aim at Android security, but there are steps users can take and the sky isn't falling. - See more at:

Open Source Storage Vendors Embrace Key Value Storage
(Aug 23, 2014, 18:00) (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.

Video: Which Super Hero Would the Linux Community Be?
(Aug 23, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) The developers, system administrators, architects, business managers, and community leaders who attended LinuxCon and CloudOpen North America this week are all Linux super heroes.

Can we please stop talking about the Linux desktop?
(Aug 23, 2014, 10:00) (9 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: Linus Torvalds wants the Linux desktop. Too bad no one else does. This is never going to get any better, so let's give it up.

Red Hat: ARM servers will come when people crank out chips like AMD's 64-bit Seattle #Linuxcon
(Aug 23, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Register: Standards to lift data center boxes out of device doldrums

35 Open Source Tools for the Internet of Things
(Aug 22, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: Open source Internet of Things is growing fast.

VMware Certifies Ubuntu Linux LTS for vCloud Air Cloud Computing
(Aug 22, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Canonical's Ubuntu Linux operating system is now available as a certified operating system for VMware's vCloud Air enterprise cloud-computing platform.

How to sniff HTTP traffic from the command line on Linux
(Aug 22, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Suppose you want to sniff live HTTP web traffic (i.e., HTTP requests and responses) on the wire for some reason.

Linux: Hide Processes From Other Users
(Aug 22, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 nixcraft: How to stop leaking process information to all users on Linux operating systems?

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