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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) (0 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

Ubuntu Founder Pledges No Back Doors
(May 02, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical and Ubuntu, discusses what might be coming in Ubuntu 16.10 later this year and why security is something he will never compromise.

Linux greybeards release beta of systemd-free Debian fork
(May 02, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

el Reg: Devuan 'Jessie' betas debut in the name of 'Init freedom'

Chromium OS comes to Raspberry Pi 3
(May 02, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Chromium OS for Single Board Computers has been released in v0.5 for the Raspberry Pi 2 and 3.

6 Tools to Manage Your Linux Clipboard
(May 02, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 MakeUseOf: Have you ever copied something important to your clipboard but became distracted?

Epiphany Web-Apps: Integrate the Web with Your Desktop
(May 02, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Would you prefer web apps to be more integrated into your desktop?

learn how to set and view $PATH variables in Linux systems
(May 02, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: In Linux (also UNIX) $PATH is environment variable, used to tell the shell where to look for executable files.

Ubuntu Online Summit for Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Takes Place on May 3-5, 2016
(May 02, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Mark Shuttleworth Q&A starts at 18:00 UTC on May 3

Linux 4.6 rc6
(May 01, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Things continue to be fairly calm, although I'm pretty sure I'll still do an rc7 in this series.

Octa-core Cortex-A53 hacker SBC runs Android or Linux
(May 01, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: FriendlyARM's $60, open spec "NanoPC-T3" single-board computer runs Android or Linux on an octa-core Cortex-A53 SoC packed with wireless and media interfaces, plus 8GB eMMC.

Codenvy, Samsung Team to Power IoT Development
(May 01, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: The ARTIK IDE is the first open source cloud IDE platform dedicated to IoT application development.

How to Install and Configure Conky
(May 01, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: At first blush, Conky is a system monitor that will display pertinent information on your desktop

Defining the OpenStack Cloud Roadmap
(May 01, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Jonathan Bryce, executive director of the OpenStack Foundation, gives the new roadmap effort a 'D' grade, but expects improvement soon.

Install Deepin Desktop Environment in Arch Linux
(Apr 30, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Deepin desktop is a lightweight, elegant desktop environment.

Using KDE Connect to Sync your Android Device with Your Linux Computer
(Apr 30, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 MakeUseOf: Have you ever wished your Android devices and your Linux computers worked together more seamlessly?

Bodhi Linux 3.2 Promises Clearer Path to Enlightenment
(Apr 30, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Enlightenment started as a project to build a window manager for X11 in 1996.

Linux Kernel 4.1.23 LTS Has PA-RISC and EXT4 Improvements, Updated Drivers
(Apr 30, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux kernel 4.1.23 LTS appears to be a fairly normal update to the Linux 4.1 LTS (Long Term Support) branch

OpenStack Summit Returns to Austin in Triumph
(Apr 29, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: As opposed to the first OpenStack Summit event in Austin, which was operated by Rackspace, the 2016 Austin summit benefited from the sponsorship of many vendors, including Cisco, Intel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, EMC, Dell and many others.

OpenStack cloud's killer use case: Telcos and NFV
(Apr 29, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: OpenStack's director says telecommunication companies powering Network Function Virtualization (NFV) with open source cloud software has been among the fastest growing use cases for OpenStack over the past year.

Almost two-thirds of software companies contributing to open source
(Apr 29, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Open source's march toward preeminence in business software continued over the past year

Using DSH (Distributed Shell) to Run Linux Commands Across Multiple Machines
(Apr 29, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

DSH is short for Distributed Shell

Cortex-A9 SBC offers online DIY customization
(Apr 29, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

hackerboards: The Linux-friendly Gumstix "Poblano 43C SBC" features a TI AM4378 SoC with WiFi, Bluetooth, GbE, and optional cameras, touchscreens, and Geppetto-based design customization.

Spit-balling creative concepts with open source tools
(Apr 29, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: It doesn't matter if your project is a painting, a feature film, or a software tool that someone else will use to paint or make a movie.

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES
(Apr 29, 2016, 11:10) (0 talkbacks)

In recent years, astronomers have discovered many planets orbiting other stars.

The VAR Guy's Top 50 Open Source Companies: Where Are They Now?
(Apr 29, 2016, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

Analysis of today's top 50 open source companies; their cloud, virtualization, data analytics and IoT products; and how they've evolved since 2008

Use Google Hangouts With Extra Features In Pidgin With Purple Hangouts Plugin
(Apr 29, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

webupd8: Purple Hangouts is a libpurple plugin which adds support for the proprietary protocol that Google uses for its Hangouts service.

A Look Into IBM's OpenStack Meritocracy
(Apr 29, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Angel Diaz, IBM vice president of Cloud Architecture and Technology, discusses how Big Blue has earned its place in the OpenStack community.

OpenStack Board of Directors Boosts Diversity for Cloud Governance
(Apr 29, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: Alan Clark, chairman of the board at the OpenStack Foundation, discusses the latest governance issues tackled by the open-source cloud group.

How to disable MAC learning in a Linux bridge
(Apr 29, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: An Ethernet bridge is a network component which interconnects multiple Ethernet networks by forwarding packets from one network to another

OpenStack Security Project Continues to Help Secure the Cloud
(Apr 28, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The leader of the OpenStack Security Project details technologies and processes now in place to help build, configure and deploy the cloud securely.

GNOME Builder 3.20.2 Arrives with LLVM 3.8, FreeBSD and OpenBSD Support
(Apr 28, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

GNOME Builder 3.20.2 is the second stable update for the GNOME 3.20 desktop environment and includes quite some changes

Nautilus 3.20.1 File Manager Out Now, Lets Users Move Items to Network Locations
(Apr 28, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Among the changes implemented in Nautilus 3.20.1, we can notice that the dialogs have been made more modal

DuckDuckGo Wants Answers to Linux Questions
(Apr 28, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The search engine that works to protect your privacy is looking for some Linux "Instant Answers" for programmers.

Fedora 24 Linux's Launch Will be Delayed by a Week, the OS Arrives on June 14
(Apr 28, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Well, folks, the unfortunate has happened as Fedora Linux is known to get many delays during its development cycle.

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