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Linuxcon North America 2015: Linus Keeps it Real
LinuxPlanet: Rather than the typical Linux kernel panel keynote where Torvalds has typically participated, Torvalds did a one on one question and answer ten minute session with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin. (Aug 22, 2015)

Lennart Poettering merged “su” command replacement into systemd: Test Drive on Fedora Rawhide
With this pull request systemd now support a su command functional and can create privileged sessions, that are fully isolated from the original session (Aug 28, 2015)

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3 steps for planning a successful open source meetup
(Aug 28, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks) Community moderator Nicole Engard recaps Karen Vuong's Texas Linux Fest talk on open source event planning.

How to find out if your PC is compatible with Linux
(Aug 28, 2015, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)

PC World: Can your PC run Linux? Probably. But here's how to find out for sure.a

At 24, Linux Has Come Out of the Basement
(Aug 28, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Happy Birthday, Linux Project -- this week you turned 24.

Is There Such Thing as Too Many GNU/Linux Distributions?
(Aug 28, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Is too much of a good thing - a bad thing?

How to connect via Bluetooth in GNOME on Linux
(Aug 27, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Connecting to a Bluetooth device is essential for file transferring, audio sharing (Bluetooth speakers), and shared network connectivity (smartphones).

When everything's a request for comments
(Aug 27, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) The Internet Engineering Task Force calls its standards publications "requests for comments."

Docs or it didn't happen
(Aug 27, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

Aligning Democratic Candidates with Open Source Software OSes
(Aug 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: If candidates for the Democratic nomination in the presidential election used Linux or another open source operating system, which distribution would it be?

Mirantis Raises Another $100 Million, This Time from Intel
(Aug 26, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: How much money does a privately-held OpenStack services vendor need?

Message to LinuxCon Regarding Microsoft
(Aug 25, 2015, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

techrights: Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation, helps Microsoft gain influence in the Foundation after payments are received

4 rules for creating an open source product
(Aug 25, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks) There are four rules to understand when building products out of open source software.

LinuxCon Coverage: The Collaboration Gene
(Aug 23, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks) Referencing a Scientific American article about the success of homo sapiens, Miller said that when early humans began to work together, they became genetically encoded with a predisposition to collaborate.

LinuxCon Highlights: From Linus Torvalds to Microsoft
(Aug 21, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: This year's LinuxCon North America event highlighted the latest in Linux and open-source technologies, and showcased both the expected and unexpected.

Microsoft Shows Up in Full Force at LinuxCon
(Aug 21, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: Linux Foundation head Jim Zemlin discusses how Microsoft, which was once anti-Linux, is participating in the foundation's open-source initiatives.

From myriad spectacular failures, a winning talk
(Aug 20, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) Josh Simmons previews his talk at Texas Linux Fest 2015? - a talk born of more than a few spectacular failures.

The Linux Foundation Announces Winners of Linux Training Scholarship Program
(Aug 19, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Linux Foundation announced the recipients of its annual Linux Training Scholarship Program, which allows a number of people from around the world to get access to free training.

Which Open Source Linux Distributions Would Presidential Hopefuls Run?
(Aug 19, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Which Linux or open source operating system would candidates for the current presidential election run, if they used open source software?

Be an inspiration, not an impostor, in open source projects
(Aug 18, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Major Hayden offers tips for dealing with impostor syndrome, a feeling that's far too common in open source projects.

How to talk to your company about FOSS
(Aug 18, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) Free and open source software (FOSS) has made huge inroads over the last decade or two, especially in the corporate world

Linux Foundation Expands Mainframe, Network and Storage Initiatives
(Aug 17, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The Linux Foundation kicked off its LinuxCon event with the announcement of new efforts that will build on the promise of open-source collaboration.

Linuxcon: Open Source Peer Collaboration Could Save the Planet
(Aug 17, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: The founder of Zipcar discusses her model of how 'Peers Inc' is the way forward.

Joan Touzet on CouchDB and the Apache way
(Aug 17, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) Joan Touzet of the Apache Software Foundation will keynote this year's Texas Linux Fest.

Sick of Windows spying on you? Go Linux
(Aug 14, 2015, 19:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: With Windows 10 snooping on your every keystroke, it's time to consider an alternative: the Linux desktop.

Waving the open source flag in Australia
(Aug 14, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Aimee Maree Forsstrom is an early open source advocate, who has worked in IT since 2000 building new code management practices for government and enterprise.

SUSE brings its management software to the cloud
(Aug 14, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Want to manage your SUSE Linux servers whether they're on x86 servers, mainframes, and/or the cloud? You can do that now.

Linux opens up computers to millions of individuals with disabilities
(Aug 14, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks) According to the latest numbers from the World Health Organization, over a billion people in the world live with some sort of disability.

Facebook Just Poached Another Well Known Linux Kernel Engineer
(Aug 13, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Facebook has just hired yet another well known Linux kernel engineer that previously worked for years at Red Hat

Open Source T-Shirt Contest
(Aug 12, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks) Do you have a closet full of open source T-shirts? What do you know, so do we! And, it's time to represent.

Diversity enriches middle school Linux user group
(Aug 12, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks) Student members of the Asian Penguins were uncomfortable with the group's diversity issues.

Finjan, Cisco, JDate and Other Companies Acting Like Patent Trolls; New Threats to Linux
(Aug 10, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

techrights: News about patents from all across the Web, placing special emphasis on software patents and how these affect Free software projects, including Linux and Android

Chromebooks in school: How to pick the best laptop for any student
(Aug 10, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Chromebooks are cheap, fast, secure, and work well.

Collaborate with your vendor to make the most of the hybrid cloud
(Aug 10, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterprisersProject: Rich Hillebrecht, CIO of Riverbed Technology, explores how to avoid potential pitfalls of working with vendors.

More Surprises for Windows 10 Users
(Aug 07, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Microsoft will constantly be serving nag screens in the freemium version urging an upgrade.

India adopts comprehensive open source policy
(Aug 07, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks) The policy builds on the government's earlier efforts to adopt open standards for procurement.

Raspberry Jams bring Pi enthusiasts together
(Aug 07, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

When the first Raspberry Pi came out in 2012, it was no surprise when people in the tech community started to organize events focused around using the device.

Settle your technology debt before you get left behind
(Aug 06, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterprisersProject: Lee Congdon, CIO of Red Hat, shares three ways to streamline IT in order to keep pace with technology change.

Ada Initiative Closes Up Shop
(Aug 06, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: The Ada Initiative will be tying up the loose ends and wrapping up their work in October.

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