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Citrix has built a browser, and lost a CEO

Friday 15th of October 2021 09:26:27 PM
Chrome, Edge, and Opera can rest easy – this one's designed just to run virtual apps Citrix already manages. Citrix has created a web browser and lost its CEO. According to a regulatory filing, in early October, the company's board appointed Robert M. Calderoni as interim CEO, after David Henshall stepped down from the role. The change was sudden and unexpected but appears to have been amicable as Henshall continues as an advisor to Calderoni. The company is hunting for a new CEO.

KDE Plasma 5.23 Continues the Trend of Incremental Improvements

Friday 15th of October 2021 08:24:55 PM
The new KDE Plasma 5.23 release offers users a more beautiful Plasma desktop and immersive experience for its 25th Anniversary. This release is mainly focused on small but very useful features and incremental improvements.

Devuan debuts version 4.0 – as usual without a hint of the hated systemd

Friday 15th of October 2021 07:23:23 PM
The team of self-described "veteran Unix admins" who opposed Debian's adoption of systemd instead of sysvinit init, have released a fourth version of their alternative Linux distro, "Devuan". Devuan Chimaera 4.0 is based on Debian 11.1, and version 5.10 of the Linux Kernel. That version of the kernel enjoys long-term support until 2026, and Debian 11.1 will also be tended to until that year. Devuan's devs are clearly thinking long-term!

How to Install MATE Desktop 1.26 on Fedora 35

Friday 15th of October 2021 06:43:09 PM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install the latest stable MATE Desktop 1.26 on Fedora 35.

Devuan GNU+Linux 4.0 “Chimaera” Released for Software Freedom Lovers, Based on Debian Bullseye

Friday 15th of October 2021 06:00:46 PM
The development team behind the Devuan GNU+Linux distribution announced today the release and general availability of Devuan GNU+Linux 4.0.

Microsoft releases Linux version of the Windows Sysmon tool

Friday 15th of October 2021 05:18:23 PM
Microsoft has released a Linux version of the very popular Sysmon system monitoring utility for Windows, allowing Linux administrators to monitor devices for malicious activity. For those not familiar with Sysmon (aka System Monitor), it is a Sysinternals tool that monitors a system for malicious activity and then logs any detected behavior into system log files. Sysmon's versatility comes from the ability to create custom configuration files that administrators can use to monitor for specific system events that may indicate malicious activity is occurring on the system.

Hacked! Unravelling a data breach

Friday 15th of October 2021 04:36:00 PM
This is a story about paying a steep price for a pair of cheap socks. The first loose thread in June One Tuesday morning as I was having my coffee and toast before kicking off the work day, I got a text from my credit card company alerting me to a suspected fraud charge.

Arch Linux vs Ubuntu: which to choose?

Friday 15th of October 2021 03:53:38 PM
Arch Linux and Ubuntu are two major Linux distributions that both get a lot of attention, have dedicated fanbases, and are used base-distributions for other systems that are forked off of them… But, how they do things are quite different, and some users might find one more to their liking than the other.

The newest Ubuntu Linux, Impish Indri, arrives

Friday 15th of October 2021 03:27:07 PM
First things first. An Indri, aka a Babakoto, is a very large lemur. Ubuntu 21.10, Impish Indri, is Canonical's latest Ubuntu Linux release. It's the short-term -- nine months of support -- predecessor to the company's next long-term support (LTS) version, Ubuntu 22.04.

You Can Now Upgrade Ubuntu 21.04 to Ubuntu 21.10, Here's How

Friday 15th of October 2021 02:44:44 PM
Ubuntu 21.10 is out today, so Ubuntu 21.04 users will probably want to upgrade their installations to the new release. And, for that, here's a step-by-step tutorial with screenshots.

The Compute Module Comes Of Age: Say Hello to the Real Cutting Edge Raspberry Pi

Friday 15th of October 2021 02:02:22 PM
If we wanted to point to an epoch-making moment for our community, we’d take you back to February 29th, 2012. It was that day on which a small outfit in Cambridge put on the market the first batch of their new product. That outfit was what would become the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and the product was a run of 10,000 Chinese made versions of their very first single board computer, the Raspberry Pi Model B. With its BCM2835 SoC and 512 megabytes of memory it might not have been the first board that could run a Linux distribution from an SD card, but it was certainly the first that did so for pocket money prices.

You Can Use Raspberry Pi 400 As a PC Keyboard and Mouse Combo

Friday 15th of October 2021 01:23:57 PM
If you’re a fan of Pimoroni, you’re probably familiar with its software lead Phil Howard (aka Gadgetoid) and his developments in the Raspberry Pi community. Today we’re sharing an awesome project he put together using our favorite keyboard PC, the Raspberry Pi 400. Using the right cable and a bit of code, the Raspberry Pi 400 can function as a regular, USB HID keyboard. The best Raspberry Pi projects are easy to recreate and the only accessory you need to pull this project off is a USB Type-C to USB Type-A cable.

Ubuntu 21.10 brings GNOME 40 debut and a focus on devs

Friday 15th of October 2021 12:22:25 PM
Ubuntu 21.10 comes out today, an interim release with nine months of support, and the first to use GNOME 40 for the desktop. The Ubuntu release cycle delivers a new LTS (Long Term Support) version every two years, the next one being 22.04 in April. This means that 21.10 is a handy preview of features that may not get production use until 22.04.

Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri Now Available for Download. This is What's new

Friday 15th of October 2021 11:20:53 AM
The final release of 2021 for Ubuntu - Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri is here, and we round up the release in this page.

Ubuntu 21.10 Official Flavors Released, Here’s What’s New

Friday 15th of October 2021 10:19:21 AM
As part of the today’s Ubuntu 21.10 “Impish Indri” release, all the official Ubuntu flavors have been updated to version 21.10 and I want you to be the first to read about their new features and improvements.

What Happens When You Run a Command in Linux?

Friday 15th of October 2021 09:17:49 AM
Most Linux users are often unaware of the internal working of the operating system. You might be running Linux commands on the shell for a long time, but have you ever wondered what's happening behind the scenes when you hit Enter? By the end, you'll have a brief understanding of how the shell processes the typed command in Linux.

Want a piece of GitLab? It's going to cost you: IPO price per share settles at $77

Friday 15th of October 2021 08:16:17 AM
The one-stop shop approach by DevOps darling GitLab appears to have attracted an Initial Public Offering price of $77, giving the loss-making biz a potential valuation of $11bn. GitLab finally filed for an IPO in September and this week upped the estimated price per share to between $66 and $69. The eventual price has turned out to be $77, well above the initial $55 to $60 first estimated.

How to Set Environment Variables in Docker

Friday 15th of October 2021 07:14:45 AM
Docker is an open-source application that provides lightweight operating-system-level virtualization through the use of containers. It is a kind of virtualization technology that is specially designed to easily develop and deploy applications inside of neatly packaged virtual containerized environments. Docker containers are in essence a set of software packages that run as one application that’s isolated from others. We can deploy it to any machine without any compatibility issues. By using this, the software stays system agnostic, simpler to use, less work to develop, and easy to maintain.

LibreOffice 7.2.2 Community Released with 68 Bug Fixes, Update Now

Friday 15th of October 2021 06:13:13 AM
The Document Foundation announced today the release of LibreOffice 7.2.2 as the second maintenance update to the latest and greatest LibreOffice 7.2 open-source office suite series.

How to Install PHP Composer on Debian 11

Friday 15th of October 2021 05:11:41 AM
PHP Composer is a dependency manager for PHP. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Composer on Debian 11. All the steps should work on other Debian-based distributions as well.

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