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Linus Torvalds:  4.16 is out, and the merge window for 4... (Apr 01, 2018)

Linux 4.16 Released with Improved Security, Virtualization Features
ServerWatch: April 1 is usually a day for April Fool's jokes, but Linux creator Linus Torvalds' Linux Kernel Mailing List (LKML) message that day was anything but a joke. (Apr 02, 2018)

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Riot: A Distributed Way of Having IRC and VOIP Client and Home Server
(Apr 20, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Riot is a free and open source decentralized instant messaging application that can be considered an alternative to Slack.

10 Great Linux GTK Themes For 2018
(Apr 20, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: The world of Linux desktop themes is an ever-evolving one, with new ones replacing old favorites all the time.

Collabora Online 3.2 Brings More Powerful Features to LibreOffice in the Cloud
(Apr 20, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Based on the LibreOffice 6.1 open-source office suite, Collabora Online 3.2 introduces support for creating and inserting charts into Writer and Impress documents

Why Microsoft chose Linux for Azure Sphere
(Apr 20, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Analysis story on Microsoft Azure Sphere, with VDC analyst suggesting it's a strategic move against Amazon FreeRTOS in the IoT space.

Google Chrome 66 Is Now Rolling Out to Android and iOS Users with New Features
(Apr 20, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Probably the best feature of the Google Chrome 66 web browser is the enablement of the Mute Autoplay feature by default

How to install the Moodle learning management system
(Apr 20, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

The open source Moodle online education software is a great option for anyone who wants to offer an online course.

How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 18.04 LTS [Desktop And Server]
(Apr 19, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

This guide describes how to upgrade Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (both server and desktop editions) from older versions.

Oracle Releases VirtualBox 5.2.10 with Fix for KDE Plasma Hang, More Bug Fixes
(Apr 19, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

VirtualBox 5.2.10 is here one and a half months after version 5.2.8 to fix all the critical security vulnerabilities related to Oracle VM VirtualBox

Meet Bo, an Ubuntu-Powered Social Robot with AI Capabilities
(Apr 19, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Meet Bo, a social robot with AI (Artificial Intelligence) capabilities, powered by Canonical's Ubuntu Linux operating system

OSWbb - How To Install And Configure OSWatcher Black Box For System Diagnostics
(Apr 19, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: Oracle OSWatcher Black Box (OSWbb) collects and archives operating system and network metrics that you can use to diagnose performance issues.

gksu Removed From Ubuntu, Here's The Recommended Replacement
(Apr 19, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: The gksu package, which provides GTK+ front-ends for su (gksu) and sudo (gksudo), was removed from the Ubuntu 18.04 repositories

Rise of the Tomb Raider for Linux to release tomorrow, April 19th
(Apr 18, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The moment many have been waiting for, Feral Interactive have just announced that Rise of the Tomb Raider for Linux will release tomorrow, April 19th.

Debian 11 "Bullseye" & Debian 12 "Bookworm" Are Coming After Debian 10 "Buster"
(Apr 18, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Debian GNU/Linux 10 "Buster" is already halfway through its development cycle, and the release team recently published an update to inform users and developers about the release dates of various upcoming milestones

For the first time ever, Microsoft will distribute its own version of Linux
(Apr 18, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

BusinessInsider: Microsoft on Monday announced Azure Sphere, a new technology to protect the processors that power smart appliances, connected toys, and other gadgets.

What's New in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Since Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
(Apr 17, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

It's been almost two years since the April 21, 2016 release of the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system series

How to Install OroCRM with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(Apr 17, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: OroCRM is an open source Customer Relationship Manager (CRM) platform fully targeted at e-commerce and marketing teams with a multichannel perspective.

ReactOS Is Adding Support for Windows 10 and 8 Apps, NTFS Driver
(Apr 16, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

A cool new feature introduced in ReactOS 0.4.8 is an NTFS driver, which lets you read NTFS formatted drives.

What's New in Neptune OS 5.0
(Apr 16, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxScoop: This release uses the latest KDE Plasma 5.12 desktop environment along with the KDE Applications 17.12 and KDE Frameworks 5.43.0 software suites.

How to Take a Screenshot of the Login Screen in Linux
(Apr 16, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Linux has a wide variety of screenshot utilities

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Integrates Canonical Livepatch for Rebootless Kernel Updates
(Apr 15, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Canonical Livepatch is a free and commercial solution for applying Linux kernel updates without rebooting your Ubuntu computer.

How to Install and Configure Zabbix on CentOS 7
(Apr 15, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Zabbix is an open source monitoring tool for network services, network hardware, servers, and application.

Debian-Based Raspberry Digital Signage Now Works on the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
(Apr 15, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Raspberry Digital Signage is an open-source digital signage operating system based on the Linux kernel and using Debian's package management system.

Google Says Its Upcoming Fuchsia OS Is Not Linux, Uses Zircon Kernel
(Apr 12, 2018, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)

Fuchsia OS has been in development for more than two years, and Google didn't actually say anything to the public about its secret project until now

Replicate your custom Linux settings with DistroTweaks
(Apr 12, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Quickly and easily add dozens of customizations and programs to an existing Linux distro.

How to deploy Rocket.Chat on CentOS 7
(Apr 11, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: Rocket.Chat is a complete team communication platform, a self-hosted Slack alternative.

Getting Started with Linux Mint? Focus on These Three Tools
(Apr 11, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Dave Merritt explains his experience with Linux Mint and how he finds it excellent in doing some basic stuff like customization, updates and system settings.

Checking Package Dependencies with apt-rdepends on Debian and Ubuntu
(Apr 10, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This short guide shows how you can check the dependencies of a package with the tool apt-rdepends on Debian and Ubuntu systems.

HP Unveils the Chromebook x2 as World's First Detachable Chromebook
(Apr 10, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: With the HP Chromebook x2, the company known for manufacturing business laptops and other computer-related devices attempts to expand its Chromebook portfolio

Rise of the Tomb Raider will release for Linux this month
(Apr 10, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

GamingOnLinux: Just announced by Feral Interactive, Rise of the Tomb Raider will release for Linux this month after the Mac version.

Nomad Desktop - An Open Source Desktop With a Fresh Experience
(Apr 10, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSmint: Nomad Desktop is the face of one of the latest distros on the block, Nitrux

12 Best GTK Themes for Ubuntu and other Linux Distributions
(Apr 10, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Check out some of the beautiful GTK themes you can use for Ubuntu and other Linux distros that use GNOME

Bluestar Gives Arch Linux a Celestial Glow
(Apr 09, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Bluestar Linux is a GNU/Linux distribution that features up-to-date packages, an impressive range of desktop and multimedia software in the default installation, and a live desktop DVD. The live session capability is one of Bluestar's more enticing qualities.

5 Raspberry Pi Operating Systems That Aren’t Linux
(Apr 09, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeUseOf: Looking for a way to get the most out of your Raspberry Pi?

Improved Flathub Website Makes It Easier to Find Flatpak Apps
(Apr 09, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

OMGubuntu: It just got a whole heap easier to find and install Flatpak apps on Linux distros like Ubuntu.

MX Linux: A Mid-Weight Distro Focused on Simplicity
(Apr 09, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Jack Wallen says this distro can make anyone feel right at home on Linux. Image courtesy: MX Linux.

What's New in Enso OS 0.2.1
(Apr 09, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxScoop: Enso OS 0.2.1 is the latest release of Enso Linux Distribution 0.2 series.

Newsboat - An RSS/Atom Feed Reader for Linux Terminals
(Apr 08, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: Newsboat is a free, open source RSS/Atom feed reader for Linux terminals.

How To Register The Oracle Linux System With The Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN)
(Apr 07, 2018, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: This tutorial helps you to register the oracle Linux system with ULN and it's offers useful packages that are not included in the original distribution.

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