Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Linuxinsight

Syndicate content
LinuxInsight - aggregated feeds
Updated: 47 min 54 sec ago

TuxMachines: Leftovers: Software

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:50:29 PM
  • IRC client TalkSoup 1.1 released

    I am pleased to announce that after months of work a new release of GNUstep's IRC client, TalkSoup, is ready!

  • Announcing git-cinnabar 0.2.0

    Git-cinnabar is a git remote helper to interact with mercurial repositories. It allows to clone, pull and push from/to mercurial remote repositories, using git.

  • An In-Depth Look at Text-to-Speech in Linux

    It’s been an interesting two weeks, talking about and looking into why text-to-speech (TTS) is such a mess in Linux. I’ve spoken with seventeen of you; seventeen who know a bit about software programming. “A bit” is a purposeful understatement. Some of you have forgotten more about software programming than I will ever know. That being the case, I have learned a bit about why TTS in Linux is next to worthless. For those who are just joining into the conversation, let me catch you up quickly.

  • StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX offers Linux users mainstream backup and DR solution

    IT administrators who use Linux servers now have access to a backup and disaster recovery from a trusted industry solution with today’s release of StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® SPX. This addition to the StorageCraft Recovery-Ability™ solution offers Linux users reliable backup, protect, migrate and - most importantly – recovery for virtual and physical Linux servers.

read more

TuxMachines: today's howtos

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:49:31 PM

read more

TuxMachines: Leftovers: Gaming

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:48:53 PM

read more

TuxMachines: Android Leftovers

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:48:29 PM
  • Verizon Rolls Out Galaxy Note 4 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update: Samsung TouchWiz, VoLTE Support, And More

    Verizon has just announced that it is rolling out an Android 5.0 Lollipop update to users of Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The latest software version, N910VVRU1BOAF, is said to have everything that Lollipop can offer.

  • You can now pre-order the best Android TV device from Amazon

    Android TV devices have left a lot to be desired so far. Back at CES Razer showed off a device that should finally do justice to Android TV. The Razer Forge TV is a beast of a set-top box, and you can pre-order it right now from Amazon. Razer is typically known for their gaming products, which is precisely what makes this device so great.

  • LG G2 Android 5.0 Lollipop Problems Frustrate Users

    The much anticipated LG G2 Android 5.0 Lollipop update is finally here and slowly arriving for more and more owners, but the Android 5.0 Lollipop update is also causing problems for many. The update initially started outside of the US for unlocked devices, and then earlier this month the LG G2 in the US finally received Android 5.0 Lollipop, starting with Verizon.

  • Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Review

    Google’s Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Lollipop update has been rolling out slowly for several and we’re finally starting to see Google make a big push with the roll out. With that in mind, we want to take a look at how the Nexus 5 Android 5.1 update has been performing on Google’s aging former flagship. This is our Nexus 5 Android 5.1 review.

  • U.S. Celluar Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Update
  • Android 5.1 OTA Update Now Rolling Out To The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition

    Before you ask, yes, this article is basically just another excuse for me to use Android Police's favorite device abbreviation, LGGP83GPE. (That's the short-lived Google Play Edition of the LG G Pad 8.3, from way back in 2013.) According to at least one Twitter user and, hey, my own tablet, the LGGP83GPE is getting its Android 5.1 update right about now. If you're running stock software, head to the usual spot (Settings>About tablet>System updates) to check for yours.

  • Is Google bringing Android and Chrome OS together?

    The speculation about Google merging Chrome OS and Android has been a constant over the last few years. Why does Google have two separate systems when everyone else is merging? Why doesn’t Chrome just get folded into Android? Google has to kill one of them off. It’s odd that the tech world insists on Highlander rules – there can be only one. But the truth is that Google can bring them closer and closer together, and create a seamless experience for us, and it doesn’t need one to assimilate the other in order to do that.

  • AT&T finally approves Android 5.0 Lollipop for the HTC One M8, rollout expected shortly

    It’s been a long wait, but we promise you — it’s worth it. HTC One M8 owners on AT&T had to sit back and watch as the other “Big 4″ carriers in the US pushed out Android Lollipop to the device.

  • Android Lollipop to flavor AT&T's HTC One M8 starting Tuesday

    Owners of the HTC One M8 phone on AT&T should be on the lookout for a shot of Android Lollipop as of Tuesday.

  • Android 5.1 is on its way; here's what's inside for work

    Good news if you have an LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet: The Android 5.1 software update is in the air, waiting to be installed on your device. Android Police notes that the new version became available for the slate on Monday. Google updated and posted the software for many of its own Nexus devices a few weeks ago. If you have one of those, you can download and install the Android 5.1 factory image directly from Google here.

  • Google just demolished Tim Cook's case against Android

    Last week, Google published its comeback. The company's "Android Security 2014 Year in Review" report shows that less than 1% of Android devices have any malware. Google scans Active Android devices with a product called "Verify Apps," which seeks out viruses, ransomware, or other "potentially harmful applications" (PHAs).

  • Android apps to run on Windows, Macs and Linux with ‘Arc Welder’

    Google has launched a tool that lets Android apps run on any machine that can run its Chrome browser.

    The software, called Arc Welder, acts as a wrapper around Android apps so they can run on Windows, OSX and Linux machines.

  • ​HTC Rumored To Be Testing A System To Take On Android Auto

    Phone maker HTC has been apparently working on a new system codenamed "Cello" that links up with everything from navigation to night vision in a bid to provide a much more robust alternative to Google's Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

  • Moto G Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Released

    In October when Google announced the brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update many manufacturers promised quick updates, and that included Motorola. Google’s been busy pushing updates to Nexus users, as well as a new Android 5.0.2 and Android 5.1 update to fix some bugs, and today we’ve learned the Moto G is getting Android 5.1 Lollipop for some.

read more

TuxMachines: NethServer: A CentOS Based All-in-one Server Distribution

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:42:53 PM

NethServer is a free, Open Source, CentOS based all-in-one Linux server distribution, specially designed for small offices and medium-size enterprises. NethServer offers number of built-in modules that can be used to turn any systems into a mail, Web, Proxy, DNS, FTP, Cloud, IDS, Samba, or VPN servers instantly within few minutes. Just forget the step by step and comprehensive installation steps, because we can install the modules of our choice with a ‘single click’. It comes with a built-in powerful and modern web interface that simplifies the common administrative tasks. Since it is based on popular CentOS distribution, NethServer is very powerful, solid, secured distribution. We can regularly get security fixes, updates from the official CentOS repositories as well.

Also: Red Hat Receives 5-Star Rating in CRN’s 2015 Partner Program Guide for Third Year in a Row

read more

TuxMachines: digiKam Software Collection 4.9.0 released...

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:40:09 PM

The digiKam Team is proud to announce the release of digiKam Software Collection 4.9.0. This release includes a new sets of bugs fixes from Maik Qualmann who maintain KDE4 version while KF5 port is under progress.

read more

LXer: Mozilla Working to Provide Tracking Protection in Firefox, How to Enable It

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:14:45 PM
Mozilla is working on a new feature called Tracking Protection that is helping users identify and block websites that collect personal data despite the fact that the browser has the "Do Not Track" policy enabled.

TuxMachines: The best HDMI operating system sticks

Tuesday 7th of April 2015 11:06:49 PM

Google recently grabbed a lot of headlines for its new Chromebit, a Chrome OS computer in a HDMI stick. That's fine, but Google and Asus are far from the first to put a computer on an HDMI stick. That honor goes to FXI Technologies Cotton Candy, which released it first model in 2012.

read more

More in Tux Machines

Leaked Images of the upcoming Samsung Z2 Tizen Smart Phone?

We have mentioned previously about the rumoured upcoming Samsung Z2 Smartphone and an un-named Global Tizen Smartphone. Well today these are allegedly leaked images of the Samsung Z2, a Tizen based Quad core Smartphone with 1Gb memory, 540 x 960 Screen to be released 1H 2015, which is potentially only a few weeks away. Read more

Google, Red Hat, and VMware announce CoreOS container support

Before we declare Docker the champion of the container wars, CoreOS begs to differ. If CoreOS was just doing this alone, it might not matter much. But, CoreOS has some big friends, Red Hat, Google, VMware and Apcera, that will make its efforts count. Read more Also: Google, VMware, and Red Hat just joined together to kneecap red-hot startup Docker