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One frustrating Linux problem that Windows, Mac users don’t deal with
NetworkWorld: A rant on a particularly frustrating aspect of Linux - re-compiling the kernel. (Aug 27, 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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Linux Top 3: Kali 1.0.9, Deepin 2014.1 and Ubuntu 14.10
(Sep 02, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: Kali Linux has emerged in recent years to be one of the leading distribution for security penetration testers.

Wal Commander GitHub Edition 0.16.1 released
(Sep 02, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The purpose of this project is to create a multi-platform open source file manager (Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, OS X) mimicking the look-n-feel of Far Manager.

Clusterbit Developed the World's Smallest Datacenter
(Sep 02, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 DarkDuck: Open source platform where home enthusiasts, IT professionals, Linux technicians as well as high-end users can explore new possibilities

Magento 1.9.0.1 Released: Installing and Configuring on Debian/Ubuntu
(Sep 02, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Magento is a free, open-source CMS for web-commerce websites, first launched in 2008 and later acquired by eBay

RHEL 7 / CentOS 7 / Grub2 : Protect Single User Mode / Rescue / Emergency with Password
(Sep 02, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

All Linux: In This Howto, We will protect Grub2 with Encrypted Password and Plain Password.

Has Linux run out of time?
(Sep 02, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: Why does it have to be Windows or Linux, why can't it be both?"

Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition For Linux & Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition Linux Update
(Sep 02, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition has been announced to much fanfare and it looks like it will be getting a Linux version.

Low-Spec Hardware? Try these Desktop Environments
(Sep 02, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxLinks: I have selected my pick of desktop environments that are excellent candidates for older hardware.

Who's to blame when products fail?
(Sep 02, 2014, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

Linux Magazine: "maddog" takes exception to attempts to blame Open Source for some recent product failures.

OpenStack Manila project Approved for Incubation
(Sep 02, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: "Stated simply, the goal of the Manila project is to do for shared filesystem storage what Cinder has done for blocks storage"

Splitting a File Elegantly
(Sep 02, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxRain: Is there a simpler way to split the file by last name using AWK, without sorting?

Is VMware OpenStack an embrace of open source — or an attempt to extinguish it?
(Sep 02, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

GigaOM:  It doesn’t really matter. VMware’s move shows that, despite its problems, OpenStack is driving private cloud discussion in enterprise IT shops.

The Fastest NVIDIA GPUs For Open-Source Nouveau With Steam Linux Gaming
(Sep 02, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The tested NVIDIA hardware included both old and new graphics processors

7 Things You Can Do With The Xposed Framework on a Rooted Android Phone or Tablet
(Sep 01, 2014, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToGeek: The Xposed Framework is a way to make system-level changes to your Android operating system without installing a custom ROM.

Mozilla Improving Security Processes After Exposing Developer Data
(Sep 01, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Users of the Mozilla Developer Network and Bugzilla testing system are advised to update their passwords after a pair of data disclosures were reported in August.

UberWriter Text Editor Review - A Writer's Dream Come True
(Sep 01, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: UberWriter is described by its developer as a simple markdown editor, but it's so much more than that

Tech Comics: The Pandora Hotline
(Sep 01, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: Aren't some of the songs we listen to on Pandora just a little bit embarrassing?

Linux 3.17 rc3
(Sep 01, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Please don't prove me wrong

Metro 2033 Redux For Linux Looks Closer To Reality
(Aug 31, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Metro 2033 Redux is confirmed for Linux, but the actual release date isn't certain yet.

SUSE's Flavio Castelli on Docker's Rise Among Linux Distros
(Aug 31, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: On July 30, the first official Docker build for openSUSE was released, making this distribution the latest among many to join the fray. I

LibreOffice 4.3.1 "Fresh" announced
(Aug 30, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

DocumentFoundation: The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 4.3.1, the first minor release of LibreOffice 4.3 “fresh” family, with over 100 fixes (including patches for two CVEs, backported to LibreOffice 4.2.6-secfix, which is also available for download now).

What happens when a non-coder tries to learn Linux
(Aug 30, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

OpenSource.com: I wanted to learn Linux, so here's my account of what I did to achieve that goal.

[ANNOUNCE] Jailhouse 0.1 released
(Aug 30, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LKML: After its publication about 10 months ago, the Jailhouse partitioning
hypervisor for Linux has reached an important first milestone: all major
features required to use Jailhouse on Intel x86 CPUs are now available.

Photo Editing on Linux with Krita
(Aug 29, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Krita is a wonderful drawing and painting program, and it's also a nice photo editor.

Google Chrome 38 Gets the 'Picture'
(Aug 29, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Use of new HTML 5.1 tag could enable developers to more easily build responsive design sites.

Vault: The Linux Foundation's new storage-focused tradeshow
(Aug 29, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: The Foundation aims to bring together the world's leading developers in filesystems and storage in the Linux kernel.

The Open Source Game Corner
(Aug 29, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Giving some limelight to open source games, this time I have a completely different set to show you!

How to install and configure ownCloud on Debian
(Aug 29, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Even though ownCloud is very similar to the widely-used Dropbox cloud storage, the primary difference is that ownCloud is free and open-source, making it possible to set up a Dropbox-like cloud storage service on your own server.

Setting up an Apt-Cache Server Using Apt-Cacher-NG in Ubuntu 14.04 Server
(Aug 29, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Apt-Cacher-NG is a caching proxy server (or apt proxy) for Debian based distributions

Ubuntu MATE 14.10 Beta 1 Officially Released, Experience a Retrospective Future - Gallery
(Aug 29, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Ubuntu MATE 14.10 Beta 1, a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu that uses the MATE desktop environment, has been released and is now available for download.

Netflix open sources internal threat monitoring tools
(Aug 29, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Netflix has released three internal tools it uses to catch hints on the Web that hackers might target its services.

NASA's Kennedy Space Center Uses Ubuntu to Plan for the Exploration of Alien Planets
(Aug 29, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: NASA is constantly working on projects that will eventually be useful in the outer space and on alien planets, and it looks like they are going there with the help of Linux and Ubuntu.

Drupal 7.31 Released - Installing and Configuring on Debian/Ubuntu
(Aug 29, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Today, Drupal is one of the most famous CMS in the world running millions of websites worldwide.

Tux Paint: Doing FOSS Right
(Aug 29, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Considering Legacy UNIX/Linux Issues
(Aug 29, 2014, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Legacy support—it's a big challenge for every software developer, and although Bash and the Linux command-line world hasn't changed that much in the past few years, it's still something to consider before you ship your own software (even if it's free software).

MIPS tempts hackers with Raspbery Pi-like dev board
(Aug 29, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Hard to choose between Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone Black, and MinnowBoard Max? Now there's another choice: the open source MIPS-based "Creator CI20" dev board.

China Promotes Linux-Based Operating System Against Windows, Android
(Aug 29, 2014, 04:00) (2 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: The Chinese government is promoting China Operating System, a closed source, Linux-based OS that it hopes will supplant Microsoft Windows and Google Android.

It's All Linux Under the Hood
(Aug 28, 2014, 23:00) (3 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: To get help, a newbie often had to grovel, praise Tux and acknowledge the superiority of those offering help.

Chef engineer leaves the company after receiving death threats from its open source community
(Aug 28, 2014, 19:00) (2 talkbacks)

GigaOm: A Chef release engineer claims that he received death threats and abusive emails due to his contributions on projects relating to the open source configuration management tool.

DNF Makes It A Step Closer To Replacing Yum On Fedora
(Aug 28, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: DNF 0.6.1 was released today and this updated open-source package manager picked up a few more features as it's still in pursuit of replacing Yum on Fedora systems.

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