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Linux tricks, advice for advanced developers, Raspberry Pi, Ansible, Bitwarden, and more must-reads

57 min 17 sec ago
Last week we celebrated Pi week with nine new Raspberry Pi articles. Also, advice for advanced developers from A. Jesse (staff engineer at MongoDB) created lots of conversation on HackerNews. Here[he]#039[/he]s the list of reader favorites from March 12-18.

Canonical Officially Announces Mozilla's Firefox as a Snap App for Ubuntu Linux

2 hours 5 min ago
Canonical, the company behind the popular Ubuntu operating system, informed Softpedia today about the official availability Mozilla's Firefox web browser as a Snap package for Ubuntu Linux and other Snap-enabled GNU/Linux distributions.

Linux Foundation LFCS: Ahmed Alkabary

3 hours 14 min ago
The Linux Foundation offers many resources for Linux and open source developers, users, and administrators. One of the most important offerings is its Linux Certification Program, which is designed to give you a way to differentiate yourself in a job market that's hungry for your skills.

How To Manage Disk Partitions Using Parted Command

4 hours 23 min ago
2DayGeek: Parted allow users to create a partition when the disk size is larger than 2TB but fdisk doesn’t allow.

How to install Ansible AWX with Docker on CentOS 7

5 hours 31 min ago
Ansible AWX is the OpenSource version of ansible tower. AWX provides a web-based user interface, REST API, and task engine built on top of Ansible. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install and configure AWX using Docker.

You Can Now Transform Your Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ into a Home Theatre System

6 hours 40 min ago
OSMC (Open Source Media Center), the free and open-source media player operating system based on the Linux kernel and designed for single-board computers received March 2018's update with dozens of changes, including support for the latest Raspberry Pi model.

diff -u: Intel Design Flaw Fallout

7 hours 48 min ago
For weeks, the world's been talking about severe Intel design flawsaffecting many CPUs and forcing operating systems to look for sometimescostly workarounds.

Linux md5sum Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)

8 hours 57 min ago
While we have already discussed the cksum command line utility, there's another tool that you can use in scenarios where, say, you need to verify the integrity of files during transfers. The tool we're talking about here is md5sum. In this tutorial, we will discuss the basics of this command using some easy to understand examples.

Booting A Raspberry Pi From A USB

10 hours 6 min ago
The standard way of using a Raspberry Pi is to run the OS from a micro sd card. The problem with this is that the SD Card has limited read and writes, which will cause the SD to fail in a short period of time, especially if you write to files frequently.

Freespire 3.0.8 Released

11 hours 14 min ago
Today we are pleased to announce the release of Freespire 3.0.8, the open source equivalent to Linspire OS, freely available to download and redistribute. Freespire OS 3.0.8 includes several bug fixes, application updates and usability changes requested by our users.

Update on the Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities

14 hours 38 min ago
January saw the annoucement of a series of critical vulnerabilities called Spectre and Meltdown. The nature of these issues meant the solutions were complex and required fixing delicate code.

How to Install Turtl Server Evernote Alternative on CentOS 7

16 hours 38 min ago
Turtl is a secure and encrypted Evernote alternative. It's an open source application that allows you to take notes, bookmark websites, store documents, share passwords with your coworkers, and more. In this tutorial, we will show you step-by-step how to install and configure Turtl server on CentOS 7.

Test driving 4 open source music players and more

18 hours 38 min ago
In my last article, I described my latest music problem: I need an additional stage of amplification to make proper use of my new phono cartridge. While my pre-amplifier contains a phono stage, its gain is only suitable for cartridges that output about 5mV, whereas my new cartridge has a nominal output of more

Ubuntu-Based Zorin OS Gets Better Support for Windows Apps, Desktop Improvements

20 hours 38 min ago
A new maintenance update of the Ubuntu-based Zorin OS GNU/Linux distribution arrived at the end of this week with a bunch of enhancements to its desktop environment, as well as the latest versions of core components and apps.

Critical Firefox vulnerability fixed in 59.0.1

22 hours 38 min ago
On Friday, Mozilla issued a security advisory for Firefox, the default web browser in Fedora. This advisory centered around two CVEs — both of which allowed an out of bounds memory write while processing Vorbis audio data, leading to arbitrary... Continue Reading →

Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS Will Ship with a New Default Layout Called "Familiar"

Monday 19th of March 2018 05:37:26 AM
Ubuntu MATE's lead developer Martin Wimpress announced that the forthcoming Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) operating system would sport a brand-new default layout for new installations.

FOSSA’s build analysis in fossa-cli now available as open source

Monday 19th of March 2018 03:37:21 AM
FOSSA is open sourcing their dependency analysis infrastructure on GitHub.

GitHub's Atom Hackable Text Editor Gets Performance, Responsiveness Improvements

Monday 19th of March 2018 01:37:16 AM
GitHub released a new stable version of their open-source and cross-platform Atom hackable text editor with a bunch of enhancements, bug fixes, a new Electron version, as well as performance and responsiveness improvements.

Zorin OS 12.3 Linux Distro Released: Download The Perfect Windows Replacement

Sunday 18th of March 2018 08:06:00 PM
Calling itself a replacement for Windows and macOS, Zorin OS has been established as a beginner-friendly option that offers a smooth ride while making the transition. The latest Zorin OS 12.3 release works to strengthen the basics of the operating system and polishes the whole experience.

Why a hard drive RAID array can save your bacon

Sunday 18th of March 2018 10:27:01 AM
How valuable is your data? If your storage drive crashed, would it ruin your day? Your week? Your entire career? Only you can answer those questions for yourself and your organization. But I'll tell you, personally, I need my files -- not only to get my day-to-day job done, but to reference older information and even look at personal keepsakes (like all my digital photos).

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  • Report: Red Hat could be a Google takeover target – a deal wouldn’t be cheap
    Is Red Hat on the shopping list for Google? Could be. But the cost would not be cheap with Red Hat’s stock having nearly doubled in price over the past year. A takeover would likely cost more than $30 billion and spark a bidding war. At that price a deal would rank among the most expensive ever in tech. A top executive for the cloud behemoth tells Bloomberg News that Google is “constantly on the lookout for a major acquisition.” Growing Google’s cloud business is the responsibility of Diane Greene as chief executive of Google Cloud. And Raleigh-based Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is a cloud player, providing technology services and support for a growing number of clients. In fact, CNBC’s Jim Cramer just days ago cited Red Hat as one of his “cloud kings.”
  • Big 10 open source companies give users a licence reprieve
    The companies aim to extend additional rights to cure open source licence non-compliance which, according to Red Hat, will lead to greater cooperation with distributors of open source software to correct errors and increased participation in open source software development.
  • The ability to correct errors in GPLv2 compliance: the right thing to do
    Today, six more technology companies – CA Technologies, Cisco, HPE, Microsoft, SAP and SUSE -- have all committed to offering the GPLv3 cure approach to licensees of their GPLv2, LGPLv2.1 and LGPLv2 licensed code (except in cases of a defensive response to a legal proceeding). The GPLv3 cure approach offers licensees of GPLv2 code a period of time to come into compliance before their licenses are terminated but does not involve the relicensing of the code under GPLv3.
  • Single Sign-On Made Easy with Keycloak / Red Hat SSO
    On the Red Hat Developer blog there have been a number of recent articles that cover various aspects Keycloak/RH-SSO integration.  A recent DevNation Live Tech Talk covered Securing Spring Boot Microservices with Keycloak. This article discusses the features of Keycloak/RH-SSO that you should be aware of.
  • Getting Started with Red Hat Decision Manager 7
    The all new and shiny Red Hat Decision Manager 7 has been recently released. Decision Manager 7 is the successor to Red Hat JBoss BRMS, our business rules and decision management platform. In this post we will have a look at the primary new features and provide instructions on how to get started with the new platform, either on your local machine or in an OpenShift Container Platform. Red Hat Decision Manager 7 focuses on four main themes: Fit & Finish, Cloud-Native, Decision Model and Notation (DMN), and Business Optimizer.
  • [Podcast] PodCTL #30 – 2018 Kubernetes Trends
  • Red Hat Price Target Hiked On Growing Cloud-Computing Clout
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  • Red Hat Inc (RHT) Position Reduced by Profund Advisors LLC

Android Leftovers spins AI format tapped by new Arrow, HiSilicon, Rockchip, and Avnet SBCs

Linaro and unveiled a “” initiative along with several Linux-based hacker boards that comply with it: Arrow’s DragonBoard 820C, HiSilicon’s Hikey970, Rockchip’s Rock960, Avnet’s Ultra96, and an upcoming Socionext board. At Linaro Connect in Hong Kong, Linaro announced yet another variation on its open source 96Boards spec called The Linux-supported platform is designed for open source, Arm-based SBCs with “high performance real-time computer vision and intelligent audio processing, supported by machine learning algorithms and deep learning technology,” says Linaro. Read more