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How to Install Grafana Monitoring Tool on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Saturday 21st of July 2018 06:42:24 AM
Grafana is a free and open source enterprise-level monitoring and data visualization tool with support for Graphite, InfluxDB, Prometheus, Elasticsearch and many more databases. You can create your own dashboard to your own apps or infrastructure performance monitoring.

How to build a URL shortener with Apache

Saturday 21st of July 2018 04:48:02 AM
Long ago, folks started sharing links on Twitter. The 140-character limit meant that URLs might consume most (or all) of a tweet, so people turned to URL shorteners. Eventually, Twitter added a built-in URL shortener (t.co).read more

Why Google won't break a sweat about EU ruling

Saturday 21st of July 2018 02:53:40 AM
If you're expecting Tizens, Fires or alt-droids to flower, don't hold your breathComment The European Commission wants to see a thousand Android forks bloom as the result of its decision yesterday to demand remedies from Google for its anti-competitive conduct on mobile.…

An Introduction to Using Git

Saturday 21st of July 2018 12:59:18 AM
I will walk you through the very basics of getting Git up and running and using it with GitHub, so the development on your game-changing app can be taken to the next level. I’ll be demonstrating on Ubuntu 18.04, so if your distribution of choice is different, you’ll only need to modify the Git install commands to suit your distribution’s package manager.

Free eBook from Packt - Linux Mint Essentials

Friday 20th of July 2018 11:04:56 PM
Linux Mint Essentials is an all-inclusive guide to Linux Mint, and will teach you everything you need to know in order to use a Linux Mint system. The book starts with the installation process and covers task-oriented topics such as browsing the Internet and installing software as well as shell commands.

How to Install MongoDB on Debian 9

Friday 20th of July 2018 09:10:34 PM
In today’s artocle we are going to show you how to install MongoDB on Debian 9. MongoDB is a free and open-source NoSQL document-oriented database which is platform oriented. It stores all data in documents using JSON format (BSON) which makes the data to be highly flexible.

Convert video using Handbrake

Friday 20th of July 2018 07:16:12 PM
Recently, when my son asked me to digitally convert some old DVDs of his high school basketball games, I immediately knew I would use Handbrake. It is an open source package that has all the tools necessary to easily convert video into formats that can be played on MacOS, Windows, Linux, iOS, Android, and other platforms.read more

Apache’s Project Kafka has released stable latest version 1.1.1

Friday 20th of July 2018 06:01:52 PM
Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform to publish, store, subscribe, and process the records. Kafka is broadly used for real-time streaming of the data between systems or applications.

How to Install Ghost on Ubuntu 18.04

Friday 20th of July 2018 04:47:32 PM
Ghost is a modern source publishing platform built on top of the Node.js platform. It is fully customizable and easy to use, allowing you to publish your content with almost zero learning curve.

A brief history of text-based games and open source

Friday 20th of July 2018 03:33:12 PM
The Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation (IFTF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and improvement of technologies enabling the digital art form we call interactive fiction. When a Community Moderator for Opensource.com suggested an article about IFTF, the technologies and services it supports, and how it all intersects with open source, I found it a novel angle to the decades-long story I’ve so often told. The history of IF is longer than—but quite enmeshed with—the modern FOSS movement.read more

Setup secure ProFTPD server on CentOS 7 with TLS

Friday 20th of July 2018 02:18:51 PM
The objective is to first configure a basic ProFTPD server on CentOS 7. Once we have a basic FTP server setup, we will then add FTP passive mode and increase security by adding Transport Layer Security ( TLS ). Lastly, we add an optional anonymous configuration to allow anonymous user to login to FTP server without username and password.

Get rich with Firefox or *(int *)NULL = 0 trying: Automated bug-bounty hunter build touted

Friday 20th of July 2018 01:04:31 PM
Earn $$$s reporting flaws even if you're too busy or boredDo you love Firefox, Linux, and the internet? Are you interested in earning money from the comfort of your own home? Are you OK with a special flavor of Firefox quietly gobbling up memory in a hunt for exploitable security bugs?…

4 cool new projects to try in COPR for July 2018

Friday 20th of July 2018 11:50:11 AM
COPR is a collection of personal repositories for software that isn’t carried in Fedora. Some software doesn’t conform to standards that allow easy packaging. Or it may not meet other Fedora standards, despite being free and open source. COPR can offer these projects outside the Fedora set of packages. Software in COPR isn’t supported by […]

How Linux Makes Your Life Easier

Friday 20th of July 2018 10:35:51 AM
Linux is always perceived as complicated and hard to use. On the contrary, its philosophy and functionality can actually make your life easier.

Opera 55 Web Browser Enters Beta with Support for Installing Chrome Extensions

Friday 20th of July 2018 09:21:31 AM
The Chromium-based Opera web browser continues development with two upcoming versions, Opera 55 and Opera 56, and the former recently entered beta testing with a bunch of goodies.

IBM attempts to graft VM security onto container flexibility

Friday 20th of July 2018 08:07:11 AM
Nabla Containers promises reduced attack surface through fewer system callsIBM researchers have developed a new flavor of software container in an effort to create code that's more secure than Docker and similar shared kernel container systems.…

Looks like the sci-fi mystery game 'The Station' sold well on Linux

Friday 20th of July 2018 06:52:50 AM
The Station is another game with a Linux version that seems to have sold really well and I'm honestly not surprised by this.

As EU tightens screws on Android, Google focuses on a Fuchsia future

Friday 20th of July 2018 04:24:10 AM
Google plans to replace Android with Fuchsia beginning with a smart speaker in 2021, says Bloomberg. Fuchsia could help Google sidestep Android-related legal threats from Oracle and the EU, which just slapped Google with a $5.1 billion fine.

Vivaldi Browser Adds Privacy-Focused Search Engine Qwant as New Search Option

Friday 20th of July 2018 03:09:50 AM
Vivaldi Technologies informed Softpedia today that they've added a new search engine to the growing list of search options of their Chromium-based Vivaldi web browser.