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Docker Doubles Down on Microsoft Windows Server
(Sep 27, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: For the most part, the Docker container phenomenon has been about Linux, with the majority of all deployments on Linux servers.

Sloppy programming leads to OpenSSL woes
(Sep 26, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Sometimes security patches create bigger problems than the ones they solve. OpenSSL just made that blunder.

How to install OpenSC on IPFire Firewall
(Sep 26, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: In this tutorial, support for hardware tokens (such as smart cards) and their readers (CCID compliance) are integrated with the IPFire project.

How to throw a tarball over the wall
(Sep 26, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: Learn about the costs, motivations, and requirements for making your software open source.

Tor Project Releases Tor (The Onion Router) 0.2.8.8 with Important Bug Fixes
(Sep 26, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tor 0.2.8.8 is now the latest and most advanced version of the software designed to allow you to connect to the anonymous Tor (The Onion Router) network

Android Browser Security--What You Haven't Been Told
(Sep 26, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Some modern Android browsers have critically weak encryption and other dangerous flaws that cannot be patched or otherwise corrected.

Intel Core i7 6800K Benchmarks On Ubuntu + Linux 4.8
(Sep 26, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: While the Core i7 6800K has been available for a few months now, there hadn't been any review on it since Intel hadn't sent out any Broadwell-E samples for Linux testing this time around.

Improving Fuzzing Tools for More Efficient Kernel Testing
(Sep 26, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Bamvor Jian Zhang of Huawei will share some ways to improve the trinity fuzzing tool for more efficient unit tests in his upcoming talk at LinuxCon Europe.

The Ultimate Guide to Increase Transfer Speeds of Nginx Websites Using 'Gzip' Module
(Sep 26, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: In this article we will discuss a method to increase transfer speeds by reducing the file sizes through compression.

LXQt 0.11.0 Desktop Environment Arrives After Almost One Year of Development
(Sep 26, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LXQt 0.11.0 is finally here as a worthy upgrade to LXQt 0.10.0, which was announced back in November 2015 and currently used in several GNU/Linux distributions

Super Mario Clone SuperTux 0.5.0 Is Out with In-Game Level Editor, Improvements
(Sep 26, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The biggest new feature of the SuperTux 0.5.0 update is a new in-game level editor that lets you create your own levels or modify exiting ones to your liking.

Linux 4.8 rc8
(Sep 26, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: So as already mentioned last week (and hinted at as a possibility), here's rc8.

PostgreSQL 9.6 Preparing To Release With Its Parallel Queries Support
(Sep 26, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: PostgreSQL 9.6 is being prepared for release on 29 September as the database system's latest major update.

DDoS Attacks Heading Toward 1-Terabit Record
(Sep 26, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Although a 665G-bps attack is considered an outlier today, there will likely come a day when it is not looked at that way.

How do you get programmers to join your project?
(Sep 25, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

This month The Queue answers the question "How can I get programmers to join our project?"

John Weathersby: Selling Open Source to the Federal Government
(Sep 25, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSforce: It's a no-brainer to us that free and open source should be the default for governments, because governments should be...well, open.

Containing container chaos with Kubernetes
(Sep 25, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

You've made the switch to Linux containers. Now you need a container orchestration system.

How to extend the functionality of your Linux desktop with PlexyDesk
(Sep 25, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: It's always good to look for new ways to increase your productivity, be it your personal or professional life.

Audacious 3.8 Free Music Player Is Out, Finally Lets You Run Multiple Instances
(Sep 25, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Audacious 3.8 has been in development since early August when the first Beta milestone was announced, and it received a second Beta build in early September.

My Mom Runs Linux!
(Sep 24, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

20 Practical Examples of RPM Commands in Linux
(Sep 24, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: RPM (Red Hat Package Manager) is an default open source and most popular package management utility for Red Hat based systems like (RHEL, CentOS and Fedora).

Debian-based WiFi router adds security and parental controls
(Sep 24, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

hackerboards: The "Roqos Core" dual-band WiFi-ac router runs Debian on a quad-core Atom E3845, and offers a cloud-based security and parental controls service.

Blender: An Introduction for Final Cut Pro Users
(Sep 23, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSforce: Have you often considered quitting your day job to begin an exciting career as a filmmaker?

A Not For The Everyday Linux User Review Of Porteus 3.1
(Sep 23, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

EveryDayLinuxUser: Porteus Linux is a portable Linux distribution built for USB drives which has a small download size and it quick to boot.

How to install PHP 5.6 as additional PHP-FPM & FastCGI for ISPConfig 3.1 on Ubuntu 16.04
(Sep 23, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Ubuntu 16.04 ships with PHP 7 by default but there are still many websites out there that don't support PHP 7.

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II, Chaos Rising and Retribution announced for Linux this month!
(Sep 23, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

GamingOnLinux: Do not adjust your monitors, you read that correctly.

BCC - Dynamic Tracing Tools for Linux Performance Monitoring, Networking and More
(Sep 23, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: BCC (BPF Compiler Collection) is a powerful set of appropriate tools and example files for creating resourceful kernel tracing and manipulation programs.

Red Hat Updates Enterprise Container Platform
(Sep 23, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.3 debuts as the company backs the new OCID project to build a new container engine for Kubernetes.

ONOS Hummingbird Release Advances Open-Source SDN
(Sep 23, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: New release provides improvements for both north and southbound interfaces.

Codeweavers CrossOver 15.3.0 for Linux and Mac OSX has been released
(Sep 23, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

CrossOver 15.3.0 has important bug fixes for both Mac and Linux users

Apticron- Get Email alerts for pending package updates
(Sep 23, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Apticron is a simple, yet useful script which sends daily emails about pending package updates such as security updates, properly handling packages on hold both by dselect and aptitude.

How to Install Drupal 8.1.10 with Nginx, PHP-FPM and SSL on Ubuntu 16.04
(Sep 23, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: In this tutorial, we will install Drupal 8.1.10 with Nginx web server, MariaDB 10 as the database server and PHP-FPM (PHP 7.0) to handle PHP requests.

A Linux user's guide to Logical Volume Management
(Sep 23, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: Managing disk space has always been a significant task for sysadmins. In this guide, learn how LVM can make managing storage easier.

HP Retrofits Ink Cartridge DRM on Printers
(Sep 23, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: You've owned your printer for a year or more, and have happily used off-brand ink cartridges during that time.

Adobe Returns with New Flash Player NPAPI for Linux After 4 Years
(Sep 23, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: But with HTML5 widely deployed now - who cares?

Red Hat Growing Million Dollar OpenStack Deals
(Sep 22, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Red Hat is continue to grow its business, with more million dollar deals than ever before and a growing OpenStack cloud business.

Linux Disable USB Devices (Disable loading of USB Storage Driver)
(Sep 22, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: It is not uncommon for USB sticks to be used to carry and transmit destructive malware and viruses to computers.

Vivaldi browser: Interview with Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner
(Sep 22, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Vivaldi browser has taken the world of internet browsing by storm, and only months after its initial release it has found its way into the computers of millions of power users.

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