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This Week in Open Source News: Blockchain Helps China Go Green, Old Linux Vulnerability Exposed, and More

1 hour 48 min ago
This week in Linux and open source news, The Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Project to help China get greener, an old Linux vulnerability surfaces, and more!

CrossOver 16.2 Supports Microsoft Outlook 2013, Improves Windows Compatibility

3 hours 42 min ago
CodeWeavers' Josh DuBois informed us via an email announcement that the CrossOver 16.2.0 commercial graphical user interface for Wine is now available for GNU/Linux and macOS operating systems.

Top 5: Kubernetes on the Raspberry Pi, Securing your Raspberry Pi, and more

5 hours 37 min ago
In this week's Top 5, we highlight Kubernetes on the Raspberry Pi, securing your Raspberry Pi, services for securing your email, making things cheaper with your 3D printer, and why users choose Linux and open source software.Top 5 articles of the week5. Why do you use Linux and open source software?read more

Microsoft Sued After Windows 10 Upgrade “Destroyed Users’ Computers”

7 hours 31 min ago
Three Windows users whose computers were upgraded to Windows 10 decided to file a lawsuit against Microsoft after the operating system caused loss of data and hardware damage, which in the end led to substantial costs for each of them.

How to Make Your Own Personal Cloud with NextCloud and Ubuntu

9 hours 26 min ago
If you are not a fan of Dropbox, you can create your own personal cloud with NextCloud. Here’s how you can install and set up NextCloud in Ubuntu.

Pandora on Linux (Pithos)

11 hours 20 min ago
Having access to a constant music of your liking is a great achievement of the Internet. Most people have a Pandora account, but are unable to play Pandora on their Linux System. A program called Pithos is available for Linux users which allows them to tap into their Pandora account and radio streaming.

A Game Boy emulator for the Apple Watch, RPG Maker comes to Linux, and more gaming news

13 hours 14 min ago
In this bi-weekly open gaming roundup, we take a look at a Game Boy emulator for your Apple Watch, RPG Maker for Linux, Star Citizen switching to Vulkan, and more open gaming news.

Embedded NUC SBC expands upon quad-core -A53 Snapdragon

15 hours 9 min ago
Seco announced a wireless-ready “SBC-B47-eNUC” SBC that complies with the 4?4-inch eNUC form factor, and runs Linux or Android on a Snapdragon 410E. Seco is prepping its first SBC based on the 101.6 x 101.6mm (4.0 x 4.0-inch) Embedded NUC (eNUC) SBC standard from the Standardization Group for Embedded Technologies (SGET). The eNUC form factor […]

It Certainly Looks Like Microsoft is Already Siccing Its Patent Trolls, Including Intellectual Ventures, on Companies That Use Linux

17 hours 3 min ago
News about Intellectual Ventures and Finjan Holdings (Microsoft-funded patent trolls) reinforces our allegations -- not mere suspicions anymore -- that Microsoft would 'punish' companies that are not paying subscription fees (hosting) or royalties (patent tax) to Microsoft and are thus in some sense 'indebted' to Microsoft

New Steam Client Update Improves In-Home Streaming, Fixes Xbox Controller Bug

18 hours 57 min ago
Valve released a new stable Steam Client update for all supported platforms, including SteamOS, GNU/Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows, fixing some nasty issues, but also implementing various improvements.

How to Install Cerb on CentOS 7

20 hours 52 min ago
Cerb is a free and open source web-based application software for collaboration and email automation. It is written in PHP language and uses MySQL/MariaDB as a database. It is used for sending a large number of emails. Here, we will explain how to install Cerb on CentOS 7 server.

Daimler Jumps on Linux Bandwagon

Saturday 25th of March 2017 06:41:15 AM
Germain automaker Daimler indicates that it's betting much of its future on Linux by investing in two Linux projects.

Linux-based imaging dev kit targets Basler cameras

Saturday 25th of March 2017 04:46:53 AM
Critical Link unveiled an imaging dev kit based on its Cyclone V-based MitySOM-5CSx module, featuring an interface to Basler BCON dart cameras. Critical Link announced a Linux-driven “MitySOM Embedded Imaging Dev Kit” for automation, robotics, motion control, and vision applications based on its Intel Cyclone V based MitySOM-5CSx COM and baseboard.

Linux Mint KDE Review: Easy And Beautiful

Saturday 25th of March 2017 02:52:31 AM
Linux mint, the most popular Linux distribution is recommended by almost all Linux users for newbies. By default, Linux mint is released with cinnamon. But thanks to the Kubuntu team, we now have a KDE edition. Well, new users are probably wondering what all this KDE thing is? KDE is a community. KDE is a compilation of software. We will look at it in more detail on the way.

Ubuntu Budgie 17.04 Beta 2 Brings Latest GNOME 3.24 Apps, Budgie 10.2.9 Desktop

Saturday 25th of March 2017 12:58:09 AM
Ubuntu Budgie 17.04 Beta 2 launched as part of yesterday's Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus) Final Beta release, and we'd like to share with you some of the new features and improvements included in this last development version.

How to use Java and other NPAPI plugins in Firefox

Friday 24th of March 2017 11:03:47 PM
Mozilla decided to stop supporting NPAPI plugins for Firefox browser two years ago. NPAPI plugins are binary components integrated to the browser. Some well known NPAPI plugins are Flash, Java, and the GNOME Shell web extension. The stock Firefox 52 browser... Continue Reading →

Manjaro: User-Friendly Arch Linux for Everyone

Friday 24th of March 2017 09:09:25 PM
Manjaro Linux is easy to install and equally as easy to work with, making it suitable for every user -- from beginner to expert.

Five HPC Cost Considerations to Maximize ROI

Friday 24th of March 2017 07:46:31 PM
The benefits of HPC, where computing power and speed are increased dramatically by combining multiple compute nodes into tightly coordinated clusters,

Chemistry on the Desktop

Friday 24th of March 2017 06:23:36 PM
For this article, I thought I'd introduce another chemistryapplication[he]mdash[/he]specifically, BKChem, a free chemical drawing program.As opposed to many other chemistryapplications, BKChem provides both a nice GUI for constructing moleculesand a set of chemical analysis tools to look at the properties of the newlyconstructed molecule.

Quick guide Bash while loop with examples

Friday 24th of March 2017 05:00:41 PM
Loops plays an important role in bash scripting. After For Loop another loop comes in to picture is Bash while loop. Basically Bash while loop executes sets of command till any condition is satisfied. Once condition turns false execution flow gets out of the bash while loop.

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