New story! Raspberry Pi BMO is Fully Assembled and Ready for OctoPrint

In a recent episode of our weekly Raspberry Pi podcast, The PiCast, we had the honor of featuring developer and Artist Geeky Faye Art who’s been hard at work creating a huge BMO figure, a character from the show Adventure Time, with a Raspberry Pi inside. According to Geeky Faye Art, the goal of this project is to create a figure that looks like BMO, talks like BMO, and runs OctoPrint, an open-source system developed just for the Raspberry Pi to help manage and control 3D printers.

New story! XClicker is a Simple Auto Clicker for Linux Desktops

  • Linuxiac.com; By Bobby Borisov (Posted by bobolin on Oct 24, 2021 8:19 AM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story
Mouse auto clickers are incredibly useful in scenarios that require you to repeat mouse movements and clicks. XClicker is an open source, easy to use, feature-rich, blazing fast auto clicker for Linux desktops using x11. It generates mouse clicks automatically at preset intervals, and it doesn’t cost any money.

New story! Our journey to open source during Google Summer of Code

Every year, Google organizes a program called Summer of Code (GSoC). Students worldwide can write open source code under an open source mentoring organization and get paid to do so! You get to work on cool open source projects, network with talented engineers, and get paid during the summer break. How cool is that!?

New story! KDE Plasma 5.24 Desktop Environment to Introduce Support for Fingerprint Readers

The upcoming KDE Plasma 5.24 desktop environment will introduce support for fingerprint readers to allow users to authenticate in to their Plasma sessions faster, easier, and more secure.

New story! Microsoft under fire again from open-source .NET devs: Hot Reload feature pulled for sake of Visual Studio sales

Windows giant has a funny way of 'loving' Free software. Microsoft has enraged the open-source .NET community by removing functionality from open-source .NET to bolster the appeal of Visual Studio, not least against its cross-platform cousin Visual Studio Code.…

New story! How to Block any IP Address on Nginx

Learn how to block any IP address on Nginx easily via three steps.

New story! Canonical Wants Your Feedback on the New Ubuntu Desktop Installer

Canonical is still developing a new desktop installer for future Ubuntu releases, written in Google’s Flutter SDK, and they want your feedback on their latest work.

New story! Raspberry Pi Powers Neural Network Processor Dev Kit

BrainChip, the neuromorphic AI specialist, has announced on Twitter that it is now taking orders for two new development kits for its Akida advanced neural networking processor, as spotted by CNX Software. One of the development kits comes with a Raspberry Pi 4, and the other, which is twice the price, comes with a barebones X86 mini PC.

New story! DXVK Native 1.9.2a is out for translating Direct 3D 9 / 10 / 11 to Vulkan for Linux games

DXVK Native is the fork of the original translation layer DXVK, the part of Proton that translates Direct 3D 9 / 10 / 11 to Vulkan but this is meant for Linux native builds and a new release is out now. Developed by Joshua Ashton who has been involved in DXVK, VKD3D-Proton, updating a few Valve games and more. Be sure to check out our previous interview!

New story! How to Download & Install Fedora 35 & GNOME 41 from USB Bootable Disk

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Fedora 35 on a PC with complete steps, screenshots from creating a USB bootable drive to installing and first time set up.

New story! Master the Vim Text Editor on Linux Using Vimtutor

Learning how to use a terminal-based text editor like Vim can be hard. But you don't have to go through with all that trouble, not with Vimtutor.

New story! Install Sails.js Framework with Nginx on CentOS 8

Sails.js is a Javascript framework for Node.js. It is used for developing real-time applications very quickly. It allows you to resemble the MVC architecture from frameworks like Ruby on Rails. In this post, we will show you how to install Sails.js with Nginx on CentOS 8

New story! MAKE MORE with Inkscape – Papercraft et al.

Papercraft is more then a simple hobby. It is the basis for rapid prototyping, package design and many other creative works. Find out how to make Papercraft with Inkscape.

New story! 3 tips for printing with Linux

I have a confession to make. This may be an unpopular opinion. I actually enjoy reading documents on a piece of paper as opposed to digitally. When I want to try a new recipe, I print it out to follow it so I don't have to continually swipe my mobile device to keep up with the steps. I store all my favorite recipes in sheet protectors in a binder. I also like to print out coloring pages or activity sheets for my kids. There are a ton of options online or we create our own!

New story! MX Linux 21 “Wildflower” is Here with UEFI Live Boot Menus

  • Linuxiac.com; By Bobby Borisov (Posted by bobolin on Oct 23, 2021 4:06 AM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
MX Linux has gained a lot of traction in the last few years. Now the brand new release of MX Linux 21 codenamed “Wildflower“ has hit the download mirrors. Let’s check out what’s new!

New story! How to install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors on Linux Mint

ONLYOFFICE desktop app is an open-source office suite pack that comprises editors for text documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors on your Linux Mint.

New story! How and Why to Install Latte Dock From Source Code

If you plan to install the Latte Dock on your KDE desktop, you'll get much better results if you install from source code. Here's how to do that.

New story! Essential System Tools: Czkawka – data cleaner

  • LinuxLinks.com; By LinuxLinks (Posted by sde on Oct 22, 2021 9:37 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Linux
Czkawka is an app that finds duplicate files, big files, empty files, similar images, and much more. Czkawka is free and open source software.

New story! How to Install and Secure Redis on Ubuntu 20.04

  • www.rosehosting.com; By Jeff Wilson (Posted by RoseHosting on Oct 22, 2021 7:25 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
Redis (short for Remote Dictionary Server), is an open-source in-memory data structure store. It’s used as a flexible, highly available key-value database that maintains a high level of performance.

New story! 10 Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri

Here, in this post we give you 10 things to do after installing Ubuntu 21.10, to make your life easier and get you started using the shiny new Ubuntu.

New story! The best open source software of 2021

InfoWorld’s 2021 Bossie Awards recognize the year’s best open source software for software development, devops, data analytics, and machine learning.

New story! How to Install Apache Cassandra on Debian 11

Apache Cassandra is a free, open-source and distributed database management system. It is capable to handle large amounts of data across many servers and provides high availability with no single point of failure.

New story! Trying Out Ubuntu's New Flutter+Curtin-Powered Desktop Installer Was Disappointing

An effort going on for a while at Canonical has been to develop a new desktop installer for Ubuntu. With the recent Ubuntu 21.10 release they are still using their classic Ubiquity installer by default but have published a new preview build of Ubuntu 21.10 with their new desktop installer option. Here is a look at Ubuntu's forthcoming new installer.

New story! Stable vs. Bleeding-Edge Linux Distros: Which One Should You Choose?

One of the major choices that many Linux users face when choosing a Linux distribution is its stability, or how much the software changes. Some distros favor stable, tried-and-true software while others will include newer software that may not be as reliable, also known as "bleeding-edge," a play on "cutting-edge." So, which one should you choose? Let's find out.

New story! Newly Found npm Malware Mines Cryptocurrency on Windows, Linux, macOS Devices

Sonatype’s automated malware detection system has caught multiple malicious packages on the npm registry this month. These packages disguise themselves as legitimate JavaScript libraries but were caught launching cryptominers on Windows, macOS and Linux machines.

New story! How to Install GCC Compiler Collection on CentOS 8 and Rocky Linux 8

  • vitux.com; By Karim Buzdar (Posted by vitux on Oct 22, 2021 6:46 AM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
The GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) is a compiler software package with a collection of compilers for several languages. GCC supports various programming languages, including C, C++, Objective-C, Fortran, Java and Ada.

New story! Systemd-Free MX Linux 21 Officially Released, Based on Debian GNU/Linux 11 “Bullseye”

The MX Linux team proudly announced today the release and general availability of MX Linux 21, a major release of their Debian-based, systemd-free and lightweight GNU/Linux distribution.

New story! How to Install Deno JavaScript Runtime on Ubuntu 20.04

Deno is a lightweight JavaScript runtime that is both straightforward and safe. We'll show you how to install Deno on Ubuntu 20.04 and run a hello world script to test your installation in this article.

New story! GIMP 2.99.8 is here but what's happened to 3.0? If only stuff would not break all the time

GIMP 2.99.8, a development version with many new features, has been released, but 3.0 is taking its time due to system changes that break things. The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a full-featured bitmap image editor with a long history, the first public release being January 1996. Version 1.0 came in June 1998.

New story! MX Linux 21 Released with Debian 11, KDE Plasma 5.20. This is What’s New

MX Linux 21 code named “Wildflower” is released. We wrap up the release and give you the download and upgrade information.

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