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Usability testing for early-stage software prototypes
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Paper-based usability testing is an excellent way to test how well people can use your software before you have actual software to test.

An introduction to machine learning today
(Sep 21, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Machine learning and artificial intelligence have changed a lot since the last wave of interest, about 25 years ago.

GNOME Foundation partners with Purism as its open source smartphone passes $500k in funding
(Sep 21, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The GNOME Foundation has provided their endorsement and support of Purism's efforts to build the Librem 5

Linux Kernel 4.12 Reached End of Life, Users Are Urged to Move to Linux 4.13
(Sep 21, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Linux 4.12.4 point release is now available for all users using the Linux 4.12 kernel series, but it seems that this is the last maintenance update to be issued for this branch

How To Find Vulnerable Packages In Arch Linux
(Sep 21, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Arch-audit is pkg-audit like tool that will help you to find the vulnerable packages in Arch Linux

A look at some great Linux & SteamOS racing games available in 2017
(Sep 21, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

GamingOnLinux: We've come a long way since SuperTuxKart,

Temps - A Smart Beautiful Weather App for GNU/Linux
(Sep 21, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Temps is a beautiful cross-platform weather application that lives in the menu bar of any desktop

Sublime Text 3.0 is Here! See, How to Install it on Linux
(Sep 21, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

After several years in beta, Sublime Text 3.0 is finally here

Ansible, or Not Ansible?: Interview with Director of Ansible Community
(Sep 21, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

From our data, Ansible is gaining on industry leaders Puppet and Chef

Ubuntu Dock Features Adaptive Transparency on Ubuntu 17.10, Here's How It Works
(Sep 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Canonical confirmed that Ubuntu 17.10 would come with the GNOME 3.26 desktop environment by default

A Quick Review Of PCLinuxOS
(Sep 21, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Learn about the PCLinuxOS distro

There's Now a Windows 10 Installer for the Debian-Based Q4OS Linux Distribution
(Sep 20, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

For those not familiar to Q4OS, it's an open-source and free Linux distro based on the popular Debian GNU/Linux operating system and built around the Trinity Desktop Environment (TDE)

Now GNOME Foundation Wants to Support Purism's Privacy-Focused Linux Smartphone
(Sep 20, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

The announcement comes only a week after KDE unveiled their plans to work with Purism on an implementation of their Plasma Mobile interface

Mount Google Drive On Linux With Google Drive Ocamlfuse Client
(Sep 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Google Drive Ocamlfuse is a FUSE-based file system backed by Google Drive, written in OCaml.

Deploy Pod, Replication Controller and Service in Kubernetes 1.7 on CentOS 7
(Sep 20, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Pod is a multi-tier or group of containers which is launched on any of Worker nodes or Minion.

Sony's PlayStation 4 DualShock Controller Now Supported in Fedora Linux, GNOME
(Sep 20, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Until now, to set up a DualShock 3 controller, users had to plug it in via USB, then disconnect it, and then press the "P" button on the joypad

Chromebook Owners Will Soon Be Able to Monitor CPU and RAM Usage in Real-Time
(Sep 20, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

The feature was implemented in the Chrome Canary experimental channel and can be easily enabled by opening the Google Chrome web browser

5 Raspberry Pi Alternatives to Build Your Own Small Computer
(Sep 20, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: The Raspberry Pi is not the only single board computer available.

Linux containers slide into the Windows Server beta
(Sep 20, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Microsoft and Linux continue to cuddle closer on the cloud and servers.

Two Open Source Licensing Questions: The AGPL and Facebook
(Sep 20, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

RedMonk: In many settings, open source licensing today is considered a solved problem.

Busting the myth that net neutrality hampers investment
(Sep 20, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

At Mozilla we believe the current rules provide vital protections to ensure that ISPs don’t act as gatekeepers for online content and services.

The Future of HHVM
(Sep 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Facebook: Several months ago, PHP officially announced the end-of-life for PHP5.

Early Linux 4.14 Kernel Benchmarks Are Looking Promising
(Sep 20, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: I've begun running some Linux 4.14-rc1 kernel benchmarks and in some areas there appears to be nice gains with this in-development kernel.

Portable Android SDR player supports DRM and DAB
(Sep 20, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Titus SDR's Android-based "Titus II" Software Defined Radio receiver has a 7-inch touchscreen, a WiFi hotspot, and support for FM, AM, DRM, DAB, and DAB+.

How to use Let's Encrypt to secure your website
(Sep 19, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Let's Encrypt is easy to use and free -- no wonder it's the most popular Certificate Authority for securing websites.

4 ways to check size of physical memory (RAM) in Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

4 different commands to get memory information from Linux server.

What's New In Linux Lite 3.6
(Sep 19, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

What's new in the latest Linux lite release?

Can Artful Aardvark Regain Ubuntu's Popularity on the Desktop?
(Sep 19, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: For desktop users, the pressing issue is whether the coming changes can help Ubuntu regain its domination of the desktop.

A quick tour of MySQL 8.0 roles
(Sep 19, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Roles are a helpful way to simplify user management in a database environment.

Innersource: How to leverage open source in the enterprise
(Sep 19, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Applying open source development methodology to internal software development increases innovation, decreases time to market, and pleases employees and customers.

Ethical Hacking Distro Parrot Security Gets ZFS Support, It's Based on Debian 10
(Sep 19, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Coming two months after the 3.7 update, Parrot Security OS 3.8 introduces updated components and new features.

3 Ways to Change a Users Default Shell in Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The shell is a program that accepts and interprets commands

GNOME 3.26 Released! Check Out the New Features
(Sep 19, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Check out the new features in GNOME 3.26.

How to configure and use PDO for database access on Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

PDO is an acronym for PHP Data Objects: it is a PHP extension for interacting with databases through the use of objects.

BlackArch Linux A Pentesting Linux Distribution
(Sep 19, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

When it comes to penetration testing, the best way to go is Linux.

Linux Foundation head proclaims year of Linux desktop - from a Mac
(Sep 19, 2017, 07:00) (2 talkbacks)

ITwire: In what could well take the award for the most hypocritical tech statement of the year..

CentOS 7 Server Hardening Guide
(Sep 19, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

With all the vulnerabilities out there, server security hardening has become more important that ever.

How to Install Apache Cassandra NoSQL database on a Single Node Ubuntu 16.04
(Sep 19, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Apache Cassandra is a distributed NoSQL database management system designed to handle large amounts of data.

VirtualBox 5.2 to Let Users Enable or Disable Audio Input and Output On-the-Fly
(Sep 19, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

The VirtualBox 5.1 maintenance release 28 is here to improve audio support by fixing various issues with both the ALSA and OSS backends

Linux Mint 18.3 to Be Dubbed "Sylvia," Enables HiDPI by Default in Cinnamon 3.6
(Sep 18, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Clement Lefebvre is pleased to announce that the codename of Linux Mint 18.3 will be "Sylvia."

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