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2 free desktop recording tools to try: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam
(Oct 26, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) This month we look at two free screen recording tools for Linux: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam.

How to Install Rocket.Chat Server with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04
(Oct 26, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Rocket.Chat is a free and open source online chat solution for team communication, it allows you to build your own slack like online chat.

How To Setup A WiFi Network In Arch Linux Using Terminal???
(Oct 26, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you're using Linux distro other than Arch CLI then it's one of the toughest tasks to setup WiFi on Arch Linux using terminal.

The World Runs on OpenStack
(Oct 25, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: The OpenStack Summit keynotes got underway the morning of October 25, with Mark Collier, Chief Operating Officer of the OpenStack Foundation, declaring that the world runs on OpenStack.

Ubuntu Snappy Core 16 Up to Release Candidate State, Raspberry Pi 3 Image Is Out
(Oct 25, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

For those not in the know, Ubuntu Snappy Core or sometimes called Ubuntu Core is a slimmed down version of the Ubuntu Linux operating system

How To Download A RPM Package With All Dependencies In CentOS
(Oct 25, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

A simple utility to download a RPM package without installing it in CentOS, RHEL, Fedora.

Benefits Of Using Lightweight Linux Distributions
(Oct 25, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are quite a few lightweight linux distributions around

3 Ways to Delete All Files in a Directory Except One or Few Files with Extensions
(Oct 25, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Sometimes you get into a situation where you need to delete all files in a directory or simply cleanup a directory by removing all files except files of a given type (ending with a particular extension).

ArchBang - Best Arch based distro for old or low-end hardware with high performance and low resource utilization
(Oct 25, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 2daygeek: ArchBang is one of the best Arch based distros for old or low-end hardware

FFmpeg 3.1.5 "Laplace" Multimedia Framework Released for GNU/Linux Distributions
(Oct 24, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

FFmpeg 3.1.5 was released on October 22, and it's now considered the latest stable and most FFmpeg release from the 3.1 release branch, dubbed "Laplace

Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty Zapus" Is Open for Development, GCC Linaro Used for ARM Port
(Oct 24, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Dubbed by Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth as "Zesty Zapus," the Ubuntu 17.04 release should be yet another normal, unexcited version of Ubuntu Linux

Black Lab Enterprise Linux 8 Service Pack 1 Supports Rebootless Kernel Installs
(Oct 24, 2016, 14:20) (0 talkbacks)

Black Lab Enterprise Linux 8 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now powered by Linux kernel 4.4.0-45.66

Netrunner Core 16.09 "Avalon" Is Based on Debian GNU/Linux 8 "Jessie", KDE Plasma 5.7
(Oct 24, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Based on the latest technologies and open source software packages from the Debian GNU/Linux 8 "Jessie" (Debian Stable) repositories, Netrunner Core 16.09 "Avalon" is here

Top 5 Linux System Rescue CDs
(Oct 24, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

You know those times when things go wrong on your computer, and it won't boot, or you can't login into your system, or there is a rootkit messing up your booting or you just want to recover files from a drive.

How to install a Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Minimal Server
(Oct 23, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This tutorial shows the installation of a Ubuntu 16.10 minimal server in detail with many screenshots.

Yocto driven camera design taps octa-core Snapdragon
(Oct 21, 2016, 15:32) (0 talkbacks)

Qualcomm and Thundercomm unveiled a Linux-supported, 4K camera reference design with an octa-core Snapdragon 625 and video analytics software.

Ubuntu Turns 12, Happy Birthday!
(Oct 20, 2016, 14:17) (0 talkbacks)

12 years later and with 25 releases later, Ubuntu is currently one of the most used Linux-based operating systems in the world on desktops, servers, and cloud.

3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line
(Oct 20, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Your Linux terminal can do everything

How to find and remove unused packages in Linux
(Oct 20, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

This brief tutorial will explain you how to remove unused, or unwanted, or orphaned packages in popular Linux distributions such as CentOS and Ubuntu.

GParted 0.27.0 Open-Source Partition Editor Is Out with GRUB2 core.img Detection
(Oct 19, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

GParted 0.27.0 is here to replace the previous stable build

RaspEX Project Now Lets You Run Ubuntu 16.10 on Raspberry Pi 3 and 2, with LXDE
(Oct 19, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

We're now able to install the recently released Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) operating system on our Raspberry Pi 2 and Raspberry Pi 3 single-board computers

How to live patch Ubuntu Linux Kernel without rebooting the server
(Oct 19, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: Kernel live patching enables runtime correction of critical security issues in running kernel without rebooting.

LinuxAndUbuntu Review Of Unity 8 Preview In Ubuntu 16.10
(Oct 19, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Unity 8 has been in development since 2013 and anyone who has seen or used Ubuntu phone will quickly notice the similarities and some major differences.

Solus 1.2.1 Officially Released, First MATE Edition Now Available for Download
(Oct 19, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Solus 1.2.1 is shipping with the Budgie 10.2.8 desktop environment, which includes full IBus (Intelligent Input Bus) support for enabling multi-lingual input

VirtualBox 5.1.8 Out Now, Oracle Adds Linux Kernel 4.8 Support in VirtualBox 5.0
(Oct 19, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The VirtualBox 5.1.8 point release is the most advanced Oracle VM VirtualBox version you can get right now

Twenty and counting: KDE marks another milestone
(Oct 19, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

itwire: Twenty years ago, a German software developer named Matthias Ettrich kicked off a project to provide Linux users with all the desktop functionality that Windows users had at the time.

Canonical Now Offering Live Kernel Patching Services, Free for Up to Three PCs
(Oct 19, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: First off, we'd like to remind you that the Linux 4.0 kernel released a year and a half ago brought with it a new functionality that would allow users to patch/update their kernel packages without restarting.

Fedora 25 Beta Resets the Linux Performance Bar
(Oct 18, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: The beta release sharpens cloud and developer features, making this Linux distro more attractive to enterprise users.

GNOME Builder 3.22.1 Adds Support for Sysprof Visualizers, Polishes the UI
(Oct 18, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

GNOME Builder 3.22.1 adds support for Sysprof Visualizers, which requires the Sysprof 3.22.1 utility

Open source ResinOS adds Docker to ARM/Linux boards
(Oct 18, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: has spun off the Yocto-based OS behind its IoT framework as a ResinOS 2.0 distro for running Docker containers on Linux IoT devices.

Samsung's 14nm wearable SoC debuts on Tizen-based Gear 3 watch
(Oct 18, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Samsung unveiled a 14nm, dual Cortex-A53 "Exynos 7 Dual 7270" SoC with built-in LTE, which runs Tizen Linux on its new Gear S3 watch.

Calamares 2.4.2 Universal Linux Installer Supports Disabling of LUKS UI Elements
(Oct 17, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Calamares 2.4.2 is now the latest version of the installer, and, according to release notes, it implements support for disabling LUKS (Linux Unified Key Setup) related UI

4 open music players compared: VLC, QMMP, Clementine, and Amarok
(Oct 17, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

We see how four music players, VLC, QMMP, Clementine, Amarok, compare. T

An Everyday Linux User Review Of Xubuntu 16.10
(Oct 17, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: Here is a review of Xubuntu 16.10 for the average computer user.

Ubuntu 17.04 'Zesty Zapus'
(Oct 17, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Mark Shuttleworth: The naming of Ubuntu releases is, of course, purely metaphorical.

Calibre 2.70 Ebook Manager Adds Tool to Download External Resources for Books
(Oct 17, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Calibre 2.70 comes two weeks after the release of Calibre 2.69, and it promises two new features.

Ubuntu 16.10: The Linux for the cloud and containers arrives
(Oct 16, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Ubuntu is still a popular desktop Linux

Useful Vim editor plugins for software developers
(Oct 16, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: An improved version of Vi, Vim is unarguably one of the most popular command line-based text editors in Linux.

10 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.10 'Yakkety Yak'
(Oct 15, 2016, 18:00) (1 talkbacks)

 LinuxandUbuntu: Ubuntu 16.10 was recently released with some improvements.

WattOS: A Rock-Solid, Lightning-Fast, Lightweight Linux Distro For All
(Oct 15, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) Everyone in the land of Linux has either heard of or made use of a lightweight Linux distribution.

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