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Want a good tech job? Report says open-source skills are hotter than ever
(May 05, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: 65 percent of HR managers say open-source hiring will increase more than any other part of their business over the next six months.

Samsung debuts an Artik IoT cloud platform and IDE
(May 05, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: At the Samsung Developer Conference in San Francisco last week, Samsung was all about the Internet of Things, and its Artik IoT modules got lots of love.

How To Create Instances (Virtual Machines) With External Network Connectivity In Openstack Horizon Dashboard
(May 05, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxPitStop: Simple installation of openstack can take your productivity to the highest level.

XDM is a Download Manager for Linux that ramps up Your Speed to 500%
(May 05, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Who doesn't want faster downloads?

Fedora-Based Sugar on a Stick Is One Sweet Desktop
(May 05, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: The Sugar environment is both a desktop and a collection of activities or apps that involve user engagement.

Bufferbloat Is Still Being Fought In Linux Kernel, Another Big Improvement Queued
(May 05, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Bufferbloat is the excess buffering of packets resulting in high latency, jitter, and lower network throughput.

Linux Kernel 4.5.3 Has ARM, F2FS and Btrfs Improvements, AMDGPU and Radeon Fixes
(May 05, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Release highlights of Linux kernel 4.5.3 include multiple improvements to the ARM and x86 hardware architectures

CoreOS Linux 899.17.0 Released with OpenSSL 1.0.2h, NTPd 4.2.8p7, and Git 2.7.3
(May 05, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Powered by Linux kernel 4.3.6, CoreOS 899.17.0 arrives

7 dmesg Commands for Troubleshooting and Collecting Information of Linux Systems
(May 04, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

The 'dmesg' command displays the messages from the kernel ring buffer.

Beautiful Simplicity Linux 16.04 OS Arrives, Based on LXPup and the LXDE Desktop
(May 04, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Simplicity Linux 16.04 is powered by a kernel from the 4.0 series (Linux 4.0.4)

Is Web Mail Killing Thunderbird?
(May 04, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: wither Thunderbird.

Snapdragon SoCs to get Neural Processing Engine SDK
(May 04, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: Qualcomm announced a deep learning toolkit for implementing neural processing and other AI functions directly on devices that integrate Snapdragon 820 SoCs.

DuckDuckGo Gives $225,000 to Open Source Projects
(May 04, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: "The search engine that doesn't track you," involves its users in the selection process as it hands out nine $25,000 awards to mostly FOSS projects.

Ubuntu Tweak Is Now Officially Dead and Buried
(May 04, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

This is not the first time we hear that Ubuntu Tweak's development has ended

Ubuntu 16.04 - My Experience so Far and Customization
(May 04, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: While I earnestly anticipated the release of Unity 8 with Xenial Xerus after watching a couple of videos that showcased its function, I was utterly disappointed that Canonical was going to further push its release - even though it was originally meant to debut with Ubuntu 14.04.

Open Source ImageMagick Security Big Puts Sites at Risk
(May 04, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSforce: ImageMagick, an open source suite of tools for working with graphic images used by a large number of websites, has been found to contain a serious security vulnerability

USB stick brings neural computing functions to devices
(May 04, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

hackerboards: Movidius unveiled a "Fathom" USB stick and software framework for accelerating neural networking processing on embedded and mobile devices.

Appreciating the full power of open
(May 04, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks) If you want to help your organization leverage the power of open, it may be helpful if everyone understands and appreciates what makes the open source way so special.

How to plot a bar graph on Gnuplot
(May 04, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

xmodulo: A bar graph is a plot which visualizes data values using proportional-size bars.

Vivaldi 1.1 Web Browser Receives the Latest Chromium 50 Security Updates, Fixes
(May 04, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Vivaldi 1.1.453.52-1 stable update is now available for all platforms

How to Install Cinnamon 3.0 Desktop Environment in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(May 04, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cinnamon 3.0 packs a few interesting goodies, such as a brand new Sound settings panel rewritten in Python, support for muting all volume controls at once

Google Patches 40 Android Flaws in May Update
(May 03, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: No surprise, but once again mediaserver is identified as being vulnerable, as Google patches two critical and five high impact vulnerabilities in the component.

Cumulus Networks Founder Rebases Networking Linux [VIDEO]
(May 03, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: JR Rivers discusses his transitioning role in Cumulus Networks and what the next major release of Cumulus Linux will include.

Linus Torvalds Talks Careers in Linux and FOSS
(May 03, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSforce: Once you start walking down the open source path, you might be surprised at the doors that open up for you.

Android dev kit takes Snapdragon 820A for a ride
(May 03, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: Intrinsyc's "Automotive Development Platform S820A" runs Android 6.0 on a Snapdragon 820A, and offers a 4K touchscreen, plus WiFi, BT, GPS, and optional LTE.

Performance monitoring with Monitorix on Ubuntu 16.04
(May 03, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Monitorix is a free, lightweight, open source monitoring tool designed to monitor as many services and system resources as possible on servers and desktops.

Cloud Commander : A web file manager with console and editor
(May 03, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostechnix: Cloud commander is a web-based file manager application that allows you to view, access, and manage the files and folders of your system from any computer, mobile, and tablet via a web browser.

Unity 8 Won't Be the Default Desktop Session for Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak)
(May 03, 2016, 08:02) (0 talkbacks)

One of the most anticipated features of the Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) was the Unity 8 desktop environment

How to Conduct Internal Penetration Testing
(May 02, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: Automated penetration testing tools and open source tools, especially those in Linux security distributions, are invaluable aids for internal pentests.

Cinnamon 3.0: What's New and How to install it in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(May 02, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: Cinnamon 3.0 is based on the GTK+3 toolkit and is the default DE(Desktop Environment) of Linux Mint.

5 Excellent Alternatives to Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
(May 02, 2016, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)

 LinuxLinks: Since late 2014, Adobe's proprietary but useful Adobe Acrobat Reader DC has been no longer supported under Linux.

How to Encrypt/Decrypt and Password Protect Files in Linux
(May 02, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: It's easy with Linux

Ubuntu & Other Ubuntu Spins Look At Making Room To Grow
(May 02, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Ubuntu has raised the size limit for images now to 2GB for being able to accomodate the current oversized images plus still having room to grow.

BlackArch Linux Now Provides over 1,400 Penetration Testing Tools, New ISO Lands
(May 02, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: BlackArch 2016.04.28 adds more than 80 new tools that can be used for penetration testing and security auditing operations. As expected, many of the penetration testing tools included in the BlackArch Linux operating system

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