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Best Linux Intranet Solutions

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 08:18:40 AM
There's a lot of benefits to having your local communications within the confines of your office Intranet. When it comes to keeping content and communications local, there are a number of decent Linux Intranet friendly solutions to serve content to those on your network.

RPi Compute Module 3 revealed, tapped for NEC signage

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 07:04:20 AM
After NEC said it will use the 64-bit RPi Compute Module 3 in its signage displays, the COM’s data sheet was posted, revealing eMMC and SD models. On Oct. 10, NEC Display Solutions Europe announced it would produce a series of digital signage display computers equipped with the upcoming Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3, which […]

Easier installations, telecom success, and more OpenStack news

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 05:49:59 AM
Are you interested in keeping track of what is happening in the open source cloud? is your source for news in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.

Ubuntu 17.04 to Be Dubbed "Zesty Zapus", Will Launch on April 2017

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 04:35:39 AM
Just a few minutes ago, Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth had the great pleasure of announcing the codename of the next major release of the popular Ubuntu Linux operating system.

KDevelop 5.0.2 released and available for Download

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 03:21:19 AM
Kdevelop is an IDE,available on Linux and Windows,so it covers a good users' response or in other words,we should say,CODERS' response :p. Anyway,Today Few hours ago,Sven Brauch made an announcement regarding the release of the next maintenance update of the Kdevelop 5.X series.

Open source ResinOS adds Docker to ARM/Linux boards

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 02:06:59 AM has spun off the Yocto-based OS behind its IoT framework as a ResinOS 2.0 distro for running Docker containers on Linux IoT devices. ResinOS can run on 20 different mostly ARM-based embedded Linux platforms including the Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone, and Odroid-C1, enabling secure rollouts of updated applications over a heterogeneous network.

Useful Vim editor plugins for software developers - part 2: Syntastic

Tuesday 18th of October 2016 12:52:39 AM
There's no doubt that Vim is a capable programming editor out-of-the-box, but it's the editor's plugins that help you make the most out of it. In the first part of this article series, we discussed a couple of programing-related Vim plugins (Tagbar and delimitMate). Continuing on the same path, in this article, we will discuss another useful Vim plugin aimed at software developers - Syntastic.

Docker 1.12.2 App Container Engine Brings Swarm Mode and Networking Improvements

Monday 17th of October 2016 11:38:19 PM
After being in development for the past two months, the second point release of the major Docker 1.12 open source and cross-platform application container engine has been published.

One CTO's mission to boost needed OpenStack skills in future IT talent

Monday 17th of October 2016 10:23:59 PM
The CTO of Tesora spends his free time training college students in much needed IT skills. In this Q&A, find out why he thinks other IT execs should do the same.

OpenStack Summit, Barcelona: Your Guide to the Event

Monday 17th of October 2016 09:09:39 PM
The OpenStack Summit event in Barcelona is only days away, and you can still register. According to the OpenStack Foundation, approximately 6,000 attendees from 50+ countries are expected to attend the conference, taking place Oct. 25 – 28 in Barcelona.

How a healthy developer conference budget can provide a big ROI for organizations

Monday 17th of October 2016 07:55:19 PM
At OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, Emily Hugenbruch, John Arwe, and Ji Chen will give a talk called How to lose clients and alienate coworkers: Lessons learned on an OpenStack enterprise more

Linux Foundation whacks open JavaScript projects umbrella

Monday 17th of October 2016 06:40:59 PM
JS Foundation: It's raining devs...A project fostering JavaScript’s panoply of projects has been established by the Linux Foundation.…

How Building Strong Open Source Teams Is Like Raising Chickens

Monday 17th of October 2016 05:26:39 PM
Dr. Margaret Heffernan, in her LinuxCon North America keynote, tells an open source story that isn't about software. It's a story about chickens.

White House Open-Sources Bot Code

Monday 17th of October 2016 04:12:19 PM
The race to build bots, that is automated chat technology that responds to user queries, has gone all the way to President Obama's home, The White House. The White House announced on October 14 that it is now open-sourcing its bot code in a bid to help enable more open collaboration and communication.

Chromebooks: The smart person's guide

Monday 17th of October 2016 02:57:59 PM
This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know about Google's Chromebooks and Chrome OS.

Meet Hubot: The DevOps chat bot

Monday 17th of October 2016 01:43:39 PM
Have you been told that your company is moving to a more DevOps development culture, but you have no idea what that really means? Hubot and ChatOps are tools that can help you understand more about DevOps and learn to use it in your organization. I'll summarize some clear steps and initiatives to do that.What is DevOps?First, let's define what I mean by DevOps. It can mean a lot of things depending on perspective, but what I call it is the process of getting multiple teams who are involved in the software process to talk to each more

Bits of Google's dead Project Ara modular mobe live on in Linux 4.9

Monday 17th of October 2016 12:29:19 PM
Linus Torvalds teaches devs a lesson with early rc1 releaseGoogle may have killed off its modular smartphone Project Ara idea, but some of the code that would have made it happen looks like coming to the Linux Kernel.…

Open data as a game

Monday 17th of October 2016 11:14:59 AM
Around the world something interesting is happening: Governments, and even a few private companies, are opening up huge stores of data they've been collecting over more

Linux Kernel 4.8.2 is released

Monday 17th of October 2016 08:00:42 AM
I'm announcing the release of the 4.8.2 kernel. All users of the 4.8 kernel series must upgrade.

Dota 2 Radeon OpenGL vs. Vulkan Performance With Mesa Git, Linux 4.9-rc1

Monday 17th of October 2016 05:09:09 AM
Now that the RADV Radeon Vulkan driver has landed in Mesa Git and Linux 4.9-rc1 is out, I figured it was time for some fresh benchmarks of the Radeon Vulkan driver against the RadeonSI Gallium3D OpenGL driver. Here is the first of that new data.

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A History Of Everyday Linux User's 350 Blog Posts

This article is something of a landmark as it is the 350th post on Everyday Linux User. I took last week off to celebrate. Well actually I went away with the family down to England for a few days and didn't take a computer with me. I did take in Alnwick Castle however which is the location for Hogwarts from the Harry Potter films. Read more

Kodi 17 "Krypton" Beta 4 Released with ARMv8A 64-bit Builds for Android, Fixes

Today, October 25, 2016, Martijn Kaijser had the great pleasure of announcing the release and immediate availability of the fourth, and probably the last Beta milestone of the upcoming Kodi 17 open-source and cross-platform media center software. Read more

GNOME's Epiphany 3.24 Web Browser to Use Firefox Sync Service, HTTPS Everywhere

The GNOME developers are preparing to release the first development version of the upcoming GNOME 3.24 desktop environment, versioned 3.23.1, and we can't help but notice that some of the core apps were updated recently. Read more

Suse: Question. What do you call second-place in ARM enterprise server linux? Answer: Red Hat

ARM TechCon Suse is claiming victory over Red Hat by announcing – and these caveats are all crucial – "the first commercial enterprise Linux distribution optimized for ARM AArch64 architecture servers." In plainer English, Suse has developed an enterprise-grade Linux distribution that runs on 64-bit ARM servers (should you happen to ever find one). Suse claims this software is a world first because it is a finished commercial product, thus beating Red Hat to the punch: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server for ARM is still only available as a beta-like development preview. Read more