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Should Linux be used to replace Windows XP on older hardware?
Linus Torvalds Talks Linux Development at LinuxCon
Obama Task Force Makes Recommendations for US Surveillance Overhaul
(Dec 18, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: A presidential task force makes sweeping recommendations to overhaul U.S. intelligence agency operations.
2013: The Year of Linux on the... Everything
(Dec 18, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: From smartphones, tablets, consumer appliances and cars, to the open cloud and high-performance computers, to gaming platforms and more, Linux was, and is, literally everywhere.
Curoverse Gets $1.5M to Develop Open Source Genomics Tool
(Dec 18, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Xconomy: Boston-based Curoverse is announcing today that it's raised $1.5 million in seed funding to continue developing Arvados.
How to remote control Raspberry Pi
(Dec 18, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Xmodulo: In this tutorial, I will show you how to remote control your Raspberry Pi in several different ways.
WordPress - Too Fast For Comfort
(Dec 18, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSS Force: Something's got to give with the WordPress cycle.
What a successful exploit of a Linux server looks like
(Dec 18, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
ars technica: The attackers' HTTP POST request contained a variety of commands that in short order downloaded a Perl script that was disguised as a PDF document file, executed it, and then deleted it.
Google deepens involvement in open-source patent effort
(Dec 18, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
CNet: The Open Invention Network tries to provide an incentive not to sue companies using Linux.
Oracle's Oregon Website Failure
(Dec 18, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: This would seem to be a very important cautionary tale for anyone considering hiring Oracle for a major project.
SteamOS GNOME Screenshot Tour
(Dec 18, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: The system includes basic GNOME applications, such as Brasero, Dconf, Baobab, GNOME Terminal, Evince, Disks, Eye of GNOME, GNOME Dictionary, and GNOME Screenshot.
Increasing interest in Linux technologies continues to drive Unix to Linux migration
(Dec 18, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxCareer: We have reopened the discussion about Unix to Linux migration with respect to careers of Unix and Linux professionals and its impact on organizations and the entire FOSS community.
$38 Android tablet the new king of cheap
(Dec 18, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Datawind is bringing three commercial "UbiSlate" versions of its 7-inch, Android 4.0 Aakash tablets to the U.S., including a model that starts at $38.
Linux: Keep An Eye On Your System With Glances Monitor
(Dec 18, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
nixcraft: Is there is a tool that can provide me a maximum of information (such as cpu, disk I/O, network, nfsd, memory and more) about my Linux/Unix server in a minimum of space in a terminal?
Ubuntu Might Replace Windows XP in South Korea
(Dec 18, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: South Korea is considering the replacement of the old and dying Windows XP with a free Linux alternative, namely Ubuntu.
Closing the door on Windows: A guide to changing operating systems
(Dec 17, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
PC World: Is it time for you to dump Windows XP, or maybe to abandon Windows altogether?
New indiegogo project to turn your Android device into a full Linux desktop computer
(Dec 17, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Android Authority: This level of convergence is similar to what Canonical are attempting with Ubuntu for phones, but the approach is very different in that you actually keep Android on your device.
Pivotal Enterprise PaaS Integrates Open Source for Future Cloud Applications
(Dec 17, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Cloud Times: Pivotal helps organizations create web based applications that can be migrated from in-house data center to the cloud server.
Valve Debuts Open Source Linux OS for Cloud Gaming
(Dec 17, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: Valve is warning that the OS in its current form is not for the faint-of-heart.
Fedora 20 Linux Debuts, Improves Cloud Image
(Dec 17, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Fedora Project Leader Robyn Bergeron talks about what's new in the Heisenbug
Kubuntu 13.10 - A great alternative to Mint and Ubuntu
(Dec 17, 2013, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)
Everyday Linux User: The Kubuntu installer is probably the best I have ever seen for any operating system. The layout is crisp, completely intuitive and easy to follow.
Dreamhost Aims to Accelerate OpenStack Cloud Adoption
(Dec 17, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: VIDEO: Simon Anderson, CEO of Dreamhost, discusses how his company is building its OpenStack solutions for the new cloud era.
A Handy U-Boot Trick
(Dec 17, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: U-Boot is a popular bootloader used by many development platforms.
Linux TCP Wrappers & Which Services can be secured via TCP Wrappers
(Dec 17, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
How to Install SteamOS in VirtualBox
(Dec 17, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: As Valve did not publish an ISO image of SteamOS, many have encountered difficulties in installing the system
GRUB Customizer 4 released. Install it on Ubuntu 13.10 and Linux Mint 16
(Dec 17, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxBSDos: GRUB Customizer is a graphical utility for managing GRUB 2, the boot loader used on most Linux distributions.
How to access Twitter from the command line on Linux
(Dec 17, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Xmodulo: This tutorial will demonstrates how to access Twitter from the command line using Twitter CLI.
Administer WordPress like a pro with WP-CLI
(Dec 17, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Wazi: WP-CLI lets expert administrators complete daily maintenance tasks faster and resolve compatibility issues between the core files and the third-party extensions easier than they can using the WordPress GUI.
Exclusive Research: How Are Enterprises Deploying SDN?
(Dec 17, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Software Defined Networking (SDN) has emerged to become one of the hottest topics in networking, but how widely deployed is it today?
SteamOS 'Alchemist' Enters Public Beta
(Dec 17, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxPlanet: Perhaps no other single Linux distribution release in recent memory has caught the attention of more people than Valve's Steam OS
Etherpad : A Real Time Web Based Online Collaborative Document Editor for Linux
(Dec 16, 2013, 23:56) (0 talkbacks)
tecmint: Etherpad is a web based free document editor tool which allows a group of users to work jointly on a document in a real time, like a multi player editor which runs on web browser.
RJ45-sized Linux networking server goes IPv6
(Dec 16, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Lantronix announced an IPv6 certified version of its tiny, RJ45-sized embedded Linux networking server called the XPort Pro Lx6 aimed at IoT applications.
Exploring sustainable software for science
(Dec 16, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: I think that scientific research has come to increasingly rely on software in the last few decades with little to no recognition for the development of software tools.
Security Big Part of Data Center Modernization Plans
(Dec 16, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
eSecurityPlanet: As enterprises look to modernize their data centers, security tops the list of anticipated benefits, finds a new study from Palmer Research and QuinStreet Enterprise. At the same time, it presents some key challenges.
Viewpoint: 5 open source myths
(Dec 16, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Federal Times: As agencies move forward with open source projects and evaluate new solutions, there are five prevailing myths worth considering.
Ubuntu's Lonely Road
(Dec 16, 2013, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)
Linux Insider: It may be lonely at the top, as the old saying goes, but apparently it can also be lonely a few notches down -- at least if Ubuntu is any example.
Red Hat snuggles up to Dell with 'enterprise grade' OpenStack offer
(Dec 16, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
The Register: Dell and Red Hat will work together to propagate OpenStack clouds running the Linux distro, in what the PC maker claims is a first.
Talend Raises $40M for Open Source Big Data
(Dec 16, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: Exactly how far Hadoop and NoSQL will penetrate the market remains to be seen.
Epiphany 3.10.3 Brings Greater Web Compatibility
(Dec 16, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: Epiphany 3.10.3 is mostly a minor bugfix release that repairs some critical warnings
Building Secure Cloud Apps: CSA, SAFECode Provide Guidance
(Dec 16, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: New guidance aims to enable developers and cloud implementers to build secure deployments, but don't expect any secret tips on how to avoid government snooping.
NetworkManager Gets A New Text Interface
(Dec 16, 2013, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
Phoronix: While NetworkManager already has great integration with the GNOME and KDE desktops and there are command-line interfaces to this open-source network management program, there's now a new curses-based interface.