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Nautilus 3.20.1 File Manager Out Now, Lets Users Move Items to Network Locations

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Apr 29, 2016 6:17 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: GNOME
The GNOME 3.20.1 desktop environment was released two weeks ago with numerous updated components, but it looks like some of them are yet to receive their first point releases.

Spit-balling creative concepts with open source tools

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Apr 29, 2016 5:19 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Let's a few minutes to talk—well, read and write—about one of my favorite parts of the creative process: concept development. You can call it brainstorming, spit-balling, daydreaming, pre-production, or even imagining. (Just don't call it "ideation," please. That word hurts my soul.) It doesn't matter if your project is a painting, a feature film, or a software tool that someone else will use to paint or make a movie. They're all creative processes and they all start with an idea, a concept. read more

The VAR Guy's Top 50 Open Source Companies: Where Are They Now?

  • www.thevarguy.com; By Chris Tozzi (Posted by Mcusanelli on Apr 29, 2016 4:22 AM EDT)
  • Story Type:
Analysis of today's top 50 open source companies; their cloud, virtualization, data analytics and IoT products; and how they've evolved since 2008.

Cherry Trail hacker board is a Windows/Arduino mashup

  • HackerBoards.com (Posted by bob on Apr 29, 2016 3:25 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
DFRobot’s LattePanda hacker board, built around a 14nm quad-core Cherry Trail Atom SoC, is now available starting at $99, including Windows 10 Home Edition. We skipped the Kickstarter launch of the Windows 10-oriented LattePanda hacker board back in December. In our three years as LinuxGizmos.com, we covered plenty of single-board computers that run Windows, but […]

DuckDuckGo Wants Answers to Linux Questions

The search engine that works to protect your privacy is looking for some Linux "Instant Answers" for programmers. Would they like some answers to everyday Linux questions as well?

Contest rewards best Raspberry Pi 3 based IoT projects

Element14 has launched a “Pi Iot Smarter Spaces Design Challenge,” giving away Raspberry Pi-related gear for the best RPi 3 IoT designs. Premier Farnell’s Element14, which bills itself as “the world’s largest electronic design community,” has long been known for selling Raspberry Pi’s and related embedded gear. It makes sense then that the manufacturer/distributor/community site […]

FPGA-driven board is an Arduino Uno clone on steroids

  • HackerBoards.com; By Eric Brown (Posted by bob on Apr 29, 2016 12:34 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Developer
AloriumTech’s “XLR8” board is an Arduino Uno clone with an Altera MAX10 FPGA that enables faster processing of specific hardware-accelerated functions.

Top 18 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)

  • 2daygeek.com; By Magesh Maruthamuthu (Posted by 2daygeek on Apr 28, 2016 11:36 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
buntu 16.04 LTS, one of the most awaited version of Ubuntu history with huge improvement on LTS releases, was already out. So We need to tweak & adjust many things & settings. Also install additional required software’s to make your Desktop easier as well as better performance for more user friendly for your day to day operation.

The Best Windows 10 Commercial Ever

We interrupt this weather report with a very important announcement. Despite our best efforts, your local TV station has not yet upgraded to Windows 10. We warned them that something like this was bound to happen sooner or later.

Linux Kernel 4.1.23 LTS Has PA-RISC and EXT4 Improvements, Updated Drivers

Kernel developer Sasha Levin is back today, April 28, 2017, with details about the twenty-third maintenance build of the long-term supported Linux 4.1 kernel series.

Black Lab Linux 7.6 Screencast and Screenshots

Black Lab Linux 7.6 is the latest release of the stable 7.x series of OS's. Black Lab Linux 7.6 is supported long term until April 2019. What's new? There are a lot of changes to Black Lab Linux 7.6 some of which include: Linux Kernel 3.19.0-58, LibreOffice 5.1.2, Firefox 45.0.2, Thunderbird 38.6.0, Gmusicbrowser, GNOME Documents, Tracker fast search, HexChat IRC client, Xfce 4.12 enhancements, Skippy XD Expose style task switcher, Spotify and Steam game client.

How new communication technologies are affecting peer-to-peer engagement

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Apr 28, 2016 7:48 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Both The Open Organization and The Open Organization Field Guide discuss ways new communication technologies are changing the nature of both work and management. I've seen these changes firsthand during my nearly three decades working for Japanese corporations. Over time, I've been able to classify and characterize some of the impacts these technologies—particularly new telecommunication technologies and social media—are having on daily life in many organizations. Simply put: They're effecting the way peer-to-peer decision-making practices function in organizations today. read more

Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin

  • Fortune; By Aaron Pressman (Posted by Collin_O on Apr 28, 2016 6:50 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Games
The popular Steam computer game network has started accepting bitcoin in a move aimed at making it easier for players in countries like Brazil and China to make payments.

OwnCloud founder resigns from his cloud company

In a public letter, ownCloud CTO and founder Frank Karlitschek cites the less-than-ideal relationship between the company and user community. He plans to stay on as project lead.

How to build your own IRC Server with InspIRCd and Anope

  • Howtoforge Linux Howtos und Tutorials (Posted by bob on Apr 28, 2016 4:56 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the installation of InspIRCd from source on a CentOS 7 server. Then we will integrate InspIRCd with anope services and enable gnutls encryption on it. InspIRCd is a modern and fast IRC server and one of the few IRC server applications that provides high performance and stability and is written from scratch in C++.

How To Dual Boot Linux Mint And Windows 10

  • Everyday Linux User; By Gary Newell (Posted by gary_newell on Apr 28, 2016 3:59 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Mint
This guide shows how to dual boot Linux Mint and Windows 10 and includes all the usual steps such as backing up your computer, creating a USB drive, partitioning and installing Mint.

Purdue's IronHacks series puts unique spin on hackathons

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Apr 28, 2016 3:02 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Hackathons are well-known as events where developers come together to quickly turn out a piece of software, often competing against each other. But what if they were also a place for learning? The Research Center for Open Digital Innovation at Purdue University is making that happen. The IronHacks series of hackathons is designed to allow participants to learn from judges and Center researchers to learn from the participants. read more

The Humble Hacker?

Two of our favorite things have come together: The Humble Bundle and Hacking!

Microsoft's Windows 10 nagware interrupts live TV weather broadcast

Well, this blows Microsoft's relentless Windows 10 nagware interrupts a live TV weather forecast, urging meteorologist Metinka Slater to upgrade.…

uNav 0.59 GPS Navigation App for Ubuntu Phones Brings Pinch-Zoom, a Refreshed UI

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Apr 28, 2016 12:10 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Ubuntu
uNav developer Nekhelesh Ramananthan announced the release of version 0.59 of the default GPS navigation app for the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system for Ubuntu Phones.

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