New story! How To Setup A WiFi Network In Arch Linux Using Terminal?

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. Though the process is slightly straight forward. In this article, I'll walk you newbies through the step-by-step setup guide to connect your Arch Linux to your WiFi network.

New story! Python file-management tricks for digital artists

  • (Posted by bob on Oct 26, 2016 10:34 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Python; Story Type: News Story
Read Part 1: Automating repetitive tasks for digital artists with Python read more

New story! Intel launches 14nm Atom E3900 and spins an automotive version

Intel unveiled its Atom E3900 “Apollo Lake” embedded SoCs, with Gen 9 graphics, 4x ISPs, and time-sync’d peripherals, and tipped an A3900 model for cars. Intel announced its 14nm-fabricated Intel Atom “Apollo Lake” system-on-chips, which promise “more than 1.7 times more computing power than the previous generation,” says Intel. The Intel Gen9 graphics, based on […]

New story! Fedora-powered computer lab at our university

  • Fedora Magazine (Posted by bob on Oct 26, 2016 8:17 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Fedora; Story Type: News Story
At the University of Novi Sad in Serbia, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Mathematics and Informatics, we teach our students a lot of things. From an introduction to programming to machine learning, all the courses make them think like great... Continue Reading →

New story! Raspberry Pi Foundation Releases Patch to Fix "Dirty COW" Bug in Raspbian Linux

Raspberry Pi Foundation announced a few minutes ago that a patched kernel is now available for the Debian-based Raspbian GNU/Linux distribution for Raspberry Pi devices to address the "Dirty COW" bug.

New story! Important CentOS 7 Linux Kernel Security Update Patches "Dirty COW" Bug

CentOS maintainer and lead developer Johnny Hughes informed the community of the server-oriented Linux-based operating system about the availability of an important kernel update for CentOS 7.

New story! 2 Linux clients for Microsoft's OneDrive. Yes, they work, but...

  • Linux notes from DarkDuck; By DarkDuck (Posted by darkduck on Oct 26, 2016 4:51 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Cloud, Linux
There is another cloud storage from a global company. It is OneDrive from Microsoft. You can think of me being a Devil's Advocate here, but let me continue. OneDrive gives you 5Gb of storage space by default that you can extend later on.

New story! Krita 3.1 Digital Painting App Now in Development, Promises Cool New Features

The Krita development team announced this past weekend that a second Beta pre-release version of the upcoming Krita 3.1 point release is now available for public testing.

New story! 5 More Reasons to Love Kubernetes

  • - Original Content; By Sebastien Goasguen (Posted by bob on Oct 26, 2016 2:34 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
In part one of this series, I covered my top five reasons to love Kubernetes, the open source container orchestration platform created by Google. Kubernetes was donated to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation in July of 2015, where it is now under development by dozens of companies including Canonical, CoreOS, Red Hat, and more.

New story! Where OpenStack cloud is today and where its going tomorrow

  • ZDNet | open-source RSS; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols (Posted by bob on Oct 26, 2016 1:25 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Cloud
The future looks bright for OpenStack -- according to 451 Research, the company is growing rapidly to become a $5-billion-a-year cloud business. But obstacles still remain.

New story! pcDuino goes quad-core, swaps Arduino for RPi compatibility

LinkSprite’s $25, 64 x 50mm “pcDuino4 Nano” SBC is a re-spin of FriendlyARM’s NanoPi M1, offering a quad-core H3, Raspberry Pi expansion, and 3x USB ports. Can you be a pcDuino without the Duino? For its latest open source pcDuino board, LinkSprite has switched from Arduino compatibility to a 40-pin Raspberry Pi expansion interface, breaking […]

New story! Develop Network Applications for ESP8266 using Mongoose in Linux

Let’s talk about how to start to develop network applications for ESP8266 chip using Mongoose Embedded Web Server in Linux. I will use Ubuntu, but all things can be easily adapted for any Linux distribution.

New story! Fedora 25 supplemental wallpapers

Each release, the Fedora Design team works with the community on a set of 16 additional wallpapers. Users can install and use these to supplement the standard wallpaper. The Fedora Design team encourages submissions from the whole community. Contributors then use the Nuancier app to vote... Continue Reading →

New story! Canonical Pushes First Kernel Live Patch to Fix New Linux Kernel Vulnerabilities

We reported last week that Canonical has started offering live kernel patch services for users of the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system running a 64-bit version of the OS and Linux kernel 4.4 LTS.

New story! Mirantis OpenStack: The good news and the bad news

  • ZDNet | open-source RSS (Posted by bob on Oct 25, 2016 8:05 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Mirantis recently signed a major deal with NTT, but the company is also laying off some of its employees.

New story! LinuxAndUbuntu Review Of Gentoo Linux - A Linux Distro For Advanced Users

  •; By Mohd Sohail (Posted by MohdSohail on Oct 25, 2016 7:08 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Linux
Many people think that Gentoo is just another Linux distro, but it is wrong. Gentoo Linux is a special, different and powerful Linux distribution, because it isn’t like other systems that have pre-compiled software and tools for easy management, in Gentoo the user must configure everything.

New story! Physical RAM attack can root Android and possibly other devices

A team of researchers from the VUSec Group at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in the Netherlands, the Graz University of Technology in Austria, and the University of California in Santa Barbara has demonstrated not only are Rowhammer attacks possible on ARM, but they're even easier to pull off than on x86.

New story! Multi Node OpenStack ‘Newton’ Installation Steps on CentOS 7

Good News for Openstack lovers, latest version OpenStack ‘Newton’ has been released... this is the 14th release of openstack (open source cloud software)

New story! An introduction to Mozilla's Secure Open Source Fund

  • (Posted by bob on Oct 25, 2016 4:17 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Mozilla; Story Type: News Story
Chris Riley is Head of Public Policy at Mozilla, where he works on open Internet policy initiatives and developments. I had a chance to catch up with Chris about a new effort launched at Mozilla called the Secure Open Source Fund. The goal of the Fund is to support security audits and remediation for open source software projects. read more

New story! OpenStack Summit Emphasizes Security, Interoperability

  • eWEEK; By Sean Michael Kerner (Posted by red5 on Oct 25, 2016 3:19 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Cloud
Although the event will highlight use cases at major customers as well as cloud interoperability, securing OpenStack clouds will be a prevailing theme this year.

New story! 3 open source time management tools

  • (Posted by bob on Oct 25, 2016 2:22 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
For many people, one of the reasons they cite for using a Linux-based operating system is productivity. If you're a power user who has tweaked your system just to your liking, and particularly if you adept at the command line, chances are you've realized significant gains in productivity. But do you have to be an extreme power user to make use of open source software's ability to boost your productivity? Absolutely not! read more

New story! ArchBang – Best Arch based distro for old or low-end hardware with high performance and low resource utilization

ArchBang is one of the best Arch based distro for old or low-end hardware with combination of OpenBox window manager and always up to date.

New story! Keeping up the fight for free software

  • (Posted by bob on Oct 25, 2016 12:28 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Here's John Sullivan's vision for a more just world: You pop into your favorite electronics retailer and encounter a panoply of new gadgets, each one more alluring and astounding than the last—and each one guaranteed to respect your freedom. Your freedom to inspect its software. Your freedom to modify that software. Your freedom to have that software collect only the data you wish. read more

New story! Upgrading OpenSUSE Leap to OpenSUSE Tumbleweed

A couple of weeks ago, I saw a tutorial about how to convert OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 to the rolling release OpenSUSE Tumbleweed. I decided to try it, and recorded this video while doing so. Enjoy!

New story! Configuring WINE with Winecfg

  •; By Nick Congleton (Posted by linuxer on Oct 25, 2016 10:33 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux, Steam
Many programs work under WINE with absolutely no configuration. The second WINE is installed, it can flawlessly run them. Unfortunately, that isn't always the case, and applications are constantly being updated, so the list of flawless applications is always changing. It's a good thing that WINE can be configured to accommodate potentially troublesome programs.

New story! Benefits Of Using Lightweight Linux Distributions

  •; By Mohd Sohail (Posted by MohdSohail on Oct 25, 2016 9:36 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Linux
There are quite a few lightweight linux distributions around but why should you care especially when most of our PCs that are on the market boast some very fast multi-core processors, large volumes of RAM and very fast Solid State Drives. Sure they can bring new life to old machines but there are many other reasons why they could be awesome for you.

New story! Installing and Running a Headless Virtualization Server

In recent years, hardware virtualization has become commonplace in the computing industry and more available to end users. The idea behind it is a noble one. Why invest in allocating more server hardware and not utilize it to its full potential, when instead you can consolidate it all onto one or a few servers and share their resources?

New story! ARM/FPGA module runs Linux on Arria 10 SoC

iWave’s rugged, Linux-friendly, 95 x 75mm “Arria 10 SoC Module” expands upon the dual-core, ARM/FPGA SoC from Altera with DDR4 and 24 transceivers. The iWave Systems Arria 10 SoC Module builds upon Intel/Altera’s Arria 10 SX SoC, a faster, newer sibling to the Cyclone V SX, which iWave tapped for its Qseven based iW-RainboW-G17M-Q7 COM […]

New story! Tool That Lets You Install Ubuntu Touch on Your Mobile Device Now Supports Maru OS

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Oct 25, 2016 6:22 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Mobile
It's been a little over a week since we told you all about Marius Quabeck's awesome new tool that lets you easily install the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system on your device, and it looks like the developer was quite busy lately.

New story! 'Root' Of More IoT-Based DDoS Attacks

  • Dark Reading (Posted by bob on Oct 25, 2016 5:13 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Security
Last Friday's massive DDoS that exploited online cameras and DVRs was simple to pull off -- and a new chapter in online attacks.

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