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Linux Uniq Command Tutorial for Beginners
(May 23, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: The uniq command reports or even deletes repeated lines in a file.

An introduction to Libral, a systems management library for Linux
(May 23, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks) Libral provides a uniform management API across system resources and serves as a solid foundation for scripting management tasks and building...

A Simple Script To Setup Development Environment In Ubuntu
(May 23, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: A simple script to install all essential packages and tools to setup a complete development environment in Ubuntu and derivatives.

How to Save a File in Vi / Vim Editor in Linux
(May 22, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: It is true that learning Vi/Vim ??? a well-known text editor in the Linux ecosystem, is not as easy as learning Nano or Emacs, as it requires a little effort which is worthwhile.

You Can Now Install Microsoft's Visual Studio Code IDE as a Snap on Ubuntu Linux
(May 22, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

At the request of many users, the Visual Studio Code source code editor can now finally be installed on any of the supported Ubuntu Linux distributions as a Snap package directly from Canonical's Snappy Store

Linux Kernel 4.10 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Move to Linux 4.11 Series
(May 22, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: As it's not an LTS (Long Term Support) branch, the Linux 4.10 kernel series was doomed to reach end of life sooner or later

Linux 4.12 rc2
(May 21, 2017, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: As usual, the week after rc1 tends to be fairly quiet when people are
still looking for bugs and taking a breather after the merge window.

Linux cmp command tutorial for beginners (7 examples)
(May 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Pretty much regardless of your role, if your regular work involves doing stuff on the command line in Linux, you may find yourself in a situation where-in you'd want to compare two files using a command line utility.

How Socrates taught me to talk to developers
(May 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) A structured series of probing questions can uncover your team's guiding cultural assumptions.

5 reasons the D programming language is a great choice for development
(May 19, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The D programming language is a statically typed, general purpose programming language with C-like syntax that compiles to native code.

GtkHash - Hashing out the basics
(May 19, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

GtkHash is a small utility that ships with some Linux Distros and is held in the Repositories of many more

Atom 1.17 Open-Source Hackable Editor Introduces Docks and Improves Startup Time
(May 19, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GitHub's Atom editor moves forward in new release.

Tizen 4.0 unveiled with a Linux-like RTOS variant for IoT
(May 19, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tizen: Samsung announced Tizen 4.0 with .NET and Xamarin hooks

NewSQL CockroachDB Ready for Prime Time
(May 18, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

CockroachDB may not have an inviting name, but it took center stage at last week's OpenStack Summit.

Jaded by Java? Android now supports Kotlin programming language
(May 18, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Google I/O: Kotlin, a popular new language for mobile platforms that's compatible with Java, is now officially supported on Android.

Hugo vs. Jekyll: Comparing the leading static website generators
(May 18, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Hugo vs. Jekyll: If you're building a new website, a static site generator may be the right platform for you.

How to make Vim user-friendly with Cream
(May 18, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) The Cream add-on makes the Vim text editor easier to use by putting a more familiar face on its functionality.

With version 2.0,’s database tools put an emphasis on IoT
(May 18, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechCrunch: which is available in both an open source and enterprise version, started out as a general-purpose but highly scalable SQL database.

Linux 4.12 + Mesa 17.2-dev Yields Noticeable Advantages For Radeon Gamers On Ubuntu 17.04
(May 18, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: While Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty Zapus" was just released one month ago, by upgrading the Linux kernel and Mesa you can already score measurable performance advantages if you are using AMD Radeon graphics.

Android Studio 3.0 Canary 1 Released
(May 18, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Android Studio is the official Google Android IDE, purpose-built for Android.

Teaching Your Computer
(May 18, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: The basic idea behind machine learning is that you build a model—a description of the ways the inputs and outputs are related.

Ubuntu Desktop Team Discuss Their Plans for GNOME in Ubuntu 17.10
(May 18, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

OMGUbuntu: Many of us are wondering what to expect from Ubuntu 17.10 when it’s released later this year.

Making your first open source contribution
(May 17, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Puppet Labs software engineer shares how to become a contributor to open source projects.

What's the point of DevOps?
(May 17, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

A brief history of DevOps demonstrates the need to think differently about collaborative IT work.

Useful host Command Examples for Querying DNS Lookups
(May 16, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: The Host command is a minimal and easy-to-use CLI utility for performing DNS lookups which translate domain names to IP addresses and vice versa.

What you need to know about JSON in MySQL
(May 16, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

MySQL's addition of a JSON data type makes the relational database easier to use and blurs the lines between SQL and NoSQL databases.

Cockroach Labs Raises $27M for Cloud Native SQL Database
(May 15, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Open-source CockroachDB was a key part of large interoperability demo at the OpenStackSummit.

Linux 4.12 rc1
(May 14, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Despite it being fairly large, it has (so far) been pretty smooth.

How to work with dates and time with Python
(May 13, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) Get a better understanding of datetime in Python with this primer.

A simple command-line tool for recording audio
(May 12, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Open voice-recording tool makes creating unique voice dictionaries and translations a snap.

MySQL administration via command line
(May 12, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

When using MySQL on a Linux server, you'll no doubt come into a situation where you'll want to manipulate something via command line.

Tilix - An Advanced GTK3 Tiling Terminal Emulator for Linux
(May 12, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tilix (Previously known as Terminix) is an advanced GTK3 tiling terminal emulator that follows the Gnome Human Interface Guidelines (HIG).

Making minimalist apps for wearables with EFL
(May 12, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: At Embedded Linux Conference 2017, Samsung's Cedric Bail shared tips about using the EFL toolkit for lightweight GUIs, and about optimizing apps for wearables in general.

20 FFmpeg Commands For Beginners
(May 11, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

20 useful FFmpeg commands for beginners.

How to Install Wine Staging on Ubuntu Linux
(May 11, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Wine Staging contains loads of improvements and patches to help Linux users run their favorite games better than ever before. Learn how to install it on Ubuntu!

4 terminal applications with great command-line UIs
(May 11, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) We look at a few well-designed CLI programs and how they overcome some discoverability problems.

IBM Brings Watson Powered VR Speech Sandbox to the Bridge of Star Trek
(May 11, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Players in new Star Trek Bridge Crew VR game will benefit from in-game voice interaction powered by IBM Watson's VR Speech Sandbox.

Using screen - the basics
(May 10, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

When you're connected via ssh on a remote server, a sudden disconnection will likely wreck whatever you're working on and make it difficult to find where you left off.

Getting started with the Orx open gaming engine
(May 09, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Occasionally you come across a small project in a quiet corner of the internet that just ticks all the right boxes.

The New Features So Far For The Linux 4.12 Kernel
(May 08, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: We are through week one of two for the Linux 4.12 kernel merge window.

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