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7 characteristics of open leaders

Thursday 14th of July 2016 10:16:24 AM
"I'm glad I'm at the end of my career," a weary-sounding CIO confided in me on a recent trip to India. "I just don't think I can adapt as fast as today's market needs me to."read more

Released DigiKam 5.0 and completely ported with Qt5

Thursday 14th of July 2016 09:19:13 AM
After two year of work, the digiKam team is proud to announce the final release of digiKam Software Collection digikam 5.0.0 on 05 July, 2016 which completely ported with Qt5 and 80% of KDE dependencies have been removed. All Qt4/KDE4 code has been removed and many parts have been re-written, reviewed, and tested. This main version introduces a new cycle of releases, which will fix all the issues shortly reported by users. Many important APIs replaced by new one.

How to install Manjaro Linux,Simplified ways

Thursday 14th of July 2016 08:22:02 AM
Linux Manjaro is an Arch Linux based distribution.Some users who are thinking to install Manjaro in their PC,Here is explained how to install Manjaro Linux along with Windows or without windows.

ELC video explains the mystery of modern caches

Thursday 14th of July 2016 07:24:51 AM
In his recent ELC talk, ARM kernel developer Mark Rutland traced the evolution of caches over the last decade or so, and explained how to manage them. “If you’re a bit tired, this is a presentation on cache maintenance, so there will be plenty of opportunity to sleep,” began Rutland. Despite this warning, Rutland’s presentation, […]

Worms W.M.D will see a slight delay with the Linux version

Thursday 14th of July 2016 06:27:40 AM
Team17 have announced that Worms W.M.D will release on August 23rd, but the Linux version is going to be post-launch.

Serious flaw fixed in widely used WordPress plug-in

Thursday 14th of July 2016 05:30:29 AM
If you're running a WordPress website and you have the hugely popular All in One SEO Pack plug-in installed, it's a good idea to update it as soon as possible. The latest version released Friday fixes a flaw that could be used to hijack the site's admin account.

Next month's Firefox 48 is looking Rusty – and that's a very good thing

Thursday 14th of July 2016 04:33:18 AM
Mozilla's safer-C programming language used to shore up media wrangling code. Mozilla says it will next month ship the first official Firefox build that sports code written in its more-secure-than-C Rust programming language.…

CoreOS Linux 1068.6.0 Brings Linux Kernel 4.6.3, Docker 1.10.3, and systemd 229

Thursday 14th of July 2016 03:36:07 AM
The CoreOS development team has released a major update of the CoreOS Linux kernel-based operating system designed with massive server deployments in mind.

LFCE Prep Course -- OSI Network Model (Part 2)

Thursday 14th of July 2016 02:38:56 AM
Today in part 2 we complete the OSI layers review with layers 3-1. These include routing and control protocols, Internet protocols, classed and classless IP addressing, subnetting, and the physical network hardware.

VBoxHeadless - Running Virtual Machines with VirtualBox 5.1 on a headless Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server

Thursday 14th of July 2016 01:41:45 AM
This guide explains how you can run virtual machines with VirtualBox 5.1 on a headless Ubuntu 16.04 server. Normally you use the VirtualBox GUI to manage your virtual machines, but a server does not have a desktop environment. Fortunately, VirtualBox comes with a tool called VBoxHeadless that allows you to connect to the virtual machines over a remote desktop connection, so there's no need for the VirtualBox GUI.

64-bit Banana Pi runs Linux on Allwinner A64, has WiFi, BT, GbE

Thursday 14th of July 2016 12:44:34 AM
SinoVoip, one of the two competing companies that emerged along with LeMaker (Banana Pro) from the original Banana Pi open source project, has unveiled its first 64-bit hacker SBC, featuring an Allwinner A64 SoC.

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator: Elyasin Shaladi

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 11:47:23 PM
The Linux Foundation’s Certification Program is designed to give you a way to differentiate yourself in a job market that’s hungry for your skills. But, how well does the certification prepare you for the real world?

Untangle NG 12.1 Linux Firewall Released with New Geolocation Capabilities, More

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 10:50:12 PM
Untangle Inc. security software and appliance company proudly announced the release of the Untangle Next Generation (NG) Firewall 12.1 operating system.

How to run the native Ubuntu desktop on Windows 10

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 09:53:01 PM
It's more of a stunt than practical, but this unlikely marriage of Ubuntu and Windows is interesting to play with.

How well does Pokemon Go run on Android phones?

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 08:55:50 PM
Also in today's open source roundup: Pokemon Go now supports Android N, and why you shouldn't fake your location while playing Pokemon Go.

Parsing an RSS News Feed with a Bash Script

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 07:58:39 PM
I am involved in several free software projects, including one ortwo where I maintain the website. For one of those projects, wecurrently are updating the website.

8 ways to get your swag on

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 07:01:28 PM
Recently, a client of mine asked me if I had any experience in how to optimize how they send swag out to people. The scenario was a common one: the company made T-shirts, stickers, mugs, and other merchandise that they wanted to ship to deserving community members, but actually getting it there was turning out to be a massive pain in the rear-end.read more

Skype Finally Recognizes the Linux Market

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 06:04:17 PM
Skype has announced an alpha version of a new client for Linux. Given Skype's ownership by Microsoft, will Linux users care?

7 open source games for students

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 05:07:06 PM
Computer gaming is a $25 billion market in the US, and it is one of the major application development industries. These are just two of the reasons why students should consider getting involved in open source gaming projects for their university course requirements.Other reasons include:read more

OnlyOffice: A FOSS Office Suite for the Cloud

Wednesday 13th of July 2016 04:09:55 PM
If you’re looking for a free and open source replacement for the convenience and functionality offered by the likes of Google Docs and Office 365, you might want to take a look at OnlyOffice.

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Ubuntu tablet and smartphone: a personal "mini" review

So when Ubuntu and Canonical revealed they were partnering with actual, big manufacturers for Ubuntu mobile devices, a spark of hope was rekindled in my heart. Let it be clear, I am by no means an Ubuntu user, not even a fan. I left the fold nearly a decade ago, after having spent quite some time using and contributing to Kubuntu (to the point of becoming a certified “member” even, though I never ascended to the Council). In terms of loyalties and usage, I am a KDE user (and “helper”) foremost. I use Fedora because it just works for me, for now. So, yes, an Ubuntu Touch device would be another compromise for me, but it would be the smallest one. Or so I hoped. Read more

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