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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive updated, more tweaking for Steam Deck + Vulkan

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 03:17:57 PM
Valve continues to tweak more of their games ahead of the Steam Deck release in February and their focus now appears to be on CS:GO with a fresh update out.

Foxstuck: Firefox browser bug boots legions of users offline

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 02:16:25 PM
In a hard-to-beat demo of the perils of software telemetry, Mozilla accidentally kicked legions of users offline last week by an update to its telemetry servers that triggered an existing bug in Firefox. Internally, Mozilla is calling the bug "foxstuck".

New year brings bad news for Linux as 2021 saw up to 10 times more malware samples

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 01:02:05 PM
The new year has brought some bad news for Linux users and enthusiasts. According to a report published by cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike, Linux-specific malware saw a 35% increase in 2021 compared to a year before.

KDE Plasma Desktop Guide A Beginner's Manual

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 11:47:45 AM
We give you a getting started guide with KDE Plasma desktop in this comprehensive article.

Deepin 20.4 Becomes Even More Beautiful with the New UI Improvements

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 10:33:24 AM
Deepin is a rising star among Linux distros, thanks to its combination of an amazing desktop environment with the stability of Debian. There are a bunch of changes and visual improvements that make Deepin 20.4 a wonderful Linux distribution. Here’s what’s new!

A dog-cat-horse-turtle problem

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 09:19:04 AM
Sometimes text-processing problems have so many possible command-line solutions, it's hard to decide which is best. This 2021 problem is a good example.

LVFS Activity Going Wild Ahead Of New Security Disclosure Requiring Firmware Update

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 08:04:44 AM
The Linux Vendor Firmware Service (LVFS) that integrates with Fwupd for delivering firmware updates primarily to Linux users is surging with around three times the normal traffic volume. Unfortunately, this boost in traffic appears to be due to vendor(s) releasing new system firmware updates ahead of disclosing a presumptive security issue.

Open Invention Network expands Linux patent protection

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 06:50:23 AM
The OIN brings its patent protection to numerous new open-source programs and components.

How to Install Rust Programming Language on Ubuntu 20.04

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 05:36:03 AM
This tutorial shows how to install and use Rust programming language on an Ubuntu 20.04 system by using the Rustup installation script.

Perform unit tests using GoogleTest and CTest

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 04:21:43 AM
This article is a follow-up to my last article Set up a build system with CMake and VSCodium. In the last article, I showed how to configure a build system based on VSCodium and CMake. This article refines this setup by integrating meaningful unit tests using GoogleTest and CTest.

Book List for Learning Kali Linux

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 03:07:23 AM
List of book resources for learning about Kali Linux

This Is How You Install and Remove Python Packages With Pip

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 02:05:51 AM
Pip is the command you use to manage Python packages with the Pip package manager. This article explains how to install pip itself on Linux, and how to use it to install, manage, and remove packages. If you’re wondering what Pip stands for, the name Pip is a recursive acronym for ‘Pip Installs Packages.’

How curiosity helped me solve a hardware problem

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 01:04:19 AM
I typically have a dozen computers up and running on my home network—yes, 12. And I am responsible for several more in other locations. With so many computers, there are always failures of various types, and I ultimately diagnose many of them as hardware problems. But it can be difficult to diagnose which hardware component is causing the issue.

How to create an IAM Role in AWS using Terraform

Wednesday 19th of January 2022 12:02:47 AM
In this article we will see how to create an IAM Role. Before proceeding, I assume that you are familiar with the basics of Terraform and AWS IAM Roles.

Record your terminal with script and scriptreplay

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 11:01:15 PM
Creating documentation? Make an instant, editable video of your terminal to demo a process with these Linux commands.

What is Rclone and how to install Rclone in Linux

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 10:02:00 PM
In this tutorial, we will learn what is Rclone and its important features, how to install Rclone in various Linux operating systems, and finally how to access Rclone web interface from a web browser.

Deepin 20.4 Released with Updated Kernels, Installer Improvements, and More

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 09:00:28 PM
The developers behind the Debian-based Deepin Linux distribution announced today the release and general availability of Deepin 20.4 as the fourth maintenance update to the latest Deepin 20 series.

How to Install SQLite 3 on Debian 11 Bullseye

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 08:07:26 PM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install SQLite 3 with Debian 11 Bullseye.

What is WordPress Heartbeat and How to Reduce admin-ajax.php Hits

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 07:07:51 PM
WordPress Heartbeat offers great functionality, it helps in post revision tracking, auto-saving of posts while composing, and user session management. WordPress Heartbeat sends a continuous pulse, as the name indicates, using AJAX calls to perform periodic tasks. In this article, we will explain what is WordPress Heartbeat and how to reduce admin-ajax.php hits.

What Linux Distros And FOSS Projects Can Learn From Zorin OS

Tuesday 18th of January 2022 06:06:19 PM
I don’t envy any individual or small organization that has to market a Linux distribution (or a FOSS project, or an indie game). There are currently hundreds of Linux distros in active development. 72 of those employ the GNOME desktop environment, and 77 use KDE. There are 51 Linux distributions based on Ubuntu. And Searching Google with the phrase “Linux distro for beginners” returns an astounding 9 million results.

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