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Updated Settings Application in Fedora 27 Workstation

Fedora 27 Workstation is slated for release later in the year, and it ships with version 3.26 of GNOME. One of the awesome changes from upstream GNOME that is shipping in Fedora 27 is the re-designed Settings application.

A look at Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark

  • ghacks.net; By Mike Turcotte (Posted by bob on Oct 23, 2017 7:06 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews
Overall, I’d still say if you’re a fan of GNOME, or Ubuntu, it’s at least worth a look, maybe you’ll love it.

openSUSE Tumbleweed Linux OS Patched Against WPA2 KRACK Bug, GCC 6 Now Removed

If you're using the openSUSE Tumbleweed operating system, you should know that one of the latest snapshots removed the GCC (GNU Compiler Collection) 6 packages from the default install and patched it against the WPA2 KRACK security vulnerability.

Nextcloud to be available on 'free' smartphone

  • iTWire; By Sam Varghese (Posted by bob on Oct 23, 2017 2:20 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Announcements
Purism, a company that has successfully raised money to build the first smartphone that uses free software, has said it will be partnering with file sync and share solution company Nextcloud to build encrypted storage products and services.

Party Like It's 1987 - PC-MOS/386 Goes Open Source

PC-MOS was a multi-user operating system that, like DR-DOS and others, competed with Microsoft's MS-DOS before eventually disappearing at the Redmond juggernaut crushed almost all its competition. Now, Roeland Jansen, Gary Robertson and Rod Roark have put the operating system onto GitHub as an open source project so we can all mess with its source code.

Lubuntu Next 17.10 Rolls Out to Early Adopters with LXQt 0.11.1 Desktop

Lubuntu team announced the release and immediate availability for download of Lubuntu 17.10 and Lubuntu Next 17.10 distributions as part of the Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) operating system.

Tech Giants Warn Against Kodi Scapegoating

  • TF; By Ernesto (Posted by bob on Oct 22, 2017 4:28 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
The CCIA, which represents global tech firms including Amazon, Google, and Netflix, is cautioning the US Government against blaming open source media players such as Kodi for streaming box piracy. Any enforcement actions should be aimed at those who misuse the software for infringing means, not those who code it.

Containers And Chromebooks: The Future Of Chrome OS

  • chrome unboxed; By Gabriel Brangers (Posted by bob on Oct 22, 2017 2:05 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews
This UI allows you to invoke Linux commands in Chrome OS directly in your browser. It is similar to the terminal found in desktop versions of Linux.

Ubuntu 17.10 New Features and Upgrade Procedure

  • It's Foss; By Abhishek Prakash (Posted by elobga on Oct 22, 2017 11:42 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
Check out the new features in Ubuntu 17.10 and see how to upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10.

Linux Foundation Launches OpenMessaging Project

Through a shared exertion bnb m from endeavors and groups put resources into the cloud, enormous information, and standard APIs, I'm eager to welcome the OpenMessaging project from The Linux Foundation. The OpenMessaging group will likely make a comprehensively embraced, merchant impartial, and open standard for dispersed informing that can be conveyed in the cloud, on-commence, and half and half utilize cases.

LXQt 0.12.0 Desktop Environment Released with Better Support for HDPI Displays

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Oct 22, 2017 6:56 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
The developers of the Lightweight Qt Desktop Environment (LXQt) were proud to announce today the release and immediate availability for download of the LXQt 0.12.0 desktop environment.

Facebook open sources concurrent programming debugger

  • ZDNet; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols (Posted by bob on Oct 22, 2017 4:33 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Community
One of the hardest tricks for any programmer to do is to master concurrent programming. Facebook's new tool, RacerD, goes a long way to helping developers spot concurrency errors.

Top 5: Arduino and Raspberry Pi-powered wall art, Linux terminal emulators, and more

In this week’s Top 5 we look at how to turn Arduino and Raspberry Pi into wall art, a project to help beginners learn Python, running DOS programs in Linux, and more.

Docker CEO Says Embracing Kubernetes Removes Potential Conflict

Steve Singh has ambitious plans for Docker Inc. that are nothing less than transforming the world of legacy applications into a modern cloud-native approach. Singh was named CEO of Docker on May 2 and hosted his first DockerCon event here Oct. 16-19. The highlight of DockerCon EU was the surprise announcement that Docker is going to support the rival open-source Kubernetes container orchestration system.

Success! Beelink S1 Running Linux – Courtesy of the Open Source Community

From limited testing, the Beelink S1 functions as an excellent, inexpensive Linux-based mini PC. The quad-core Celeron processor is more than capable of handling most desktop tasks. The Intel GD Graphics 500 video performs competently.

Bringing Mixed Reality to the Web

  • The Mozilla Blog (Posted by bob on Oct 21, 2017 7:30 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Mozilla
Today, Mozilla is announcing a new development program for Mixed Reality that will significantly expand its work in Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) for the web.

9 Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 17.10

  • It's Foss; By Abhishek Prakash (Posted by elobga on Oct 21, 2017 5:36 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
Here are the essential things to do after installing Ubuntu 17.10 in order to give you a better and smooth experience after the fresh install of Ubuntu 17.10.

How To Install Wine And Run Windows Apps In Linux

?All kinds of software are currently available on Linux but every now and then, there is that Windows software or Game which is not available or has no equivalent on Linux Wine makes it possible to run those Windows programs and Games on your Linux desktop. So let’s look at how to install Wine on Linux and run Windows apps on Linux desktop.

Microsoft and Nokia's Patent Trolls by Proxy: First Conversant, Now Provenance Asset Group Holdings LLC

Microsoft's shell game with patents (passing Android-hostile patents to trolls) carries on and publishers funded by these trolls offer the details, albeit vaguely and with obvious spin

This Week in Open Source News: Linux 4.14 Means Tighter Security, Hyperledger Adds Quilt Project & More

This week in open source and Linux news, Linus Torvalds reveals that fuzzing is improving security in Linux, Hyperledger announces a new sub-project and member, and more!

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