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Apache Beam Graduates to Help Define Streaming Data Processing

Friday 13th of January 2017 10:00:00 PM

EnterpriseAppsToday: Open-source effort originally developed from code contributed by Google moves from the Apache incubator to become a Top Level Project

AryaLinux 2017 is now avaialble with custom build scripts

Friday 13th of January 2017 09:00:00 PM

AryaLinux is an Indian Linux distribution.

Configure 3 open source music players: Aqualung, Lollypop, and GogglesMM

Friday 13th of January 2017 08:00:00 PM

A look at three open source music players -- Aqualung, Lollypop, and GogglesMM -- and how each performs against a standard set of testing criteria.

Learn The Basics of How Linux I/O (Input/Output) Redirection Works

Friday 13th of January 2017 07:00:00 PM

One of the most important and interesting topics under Linux administration is I/O redirection.

sshpass: Login To SSH Server / Provide SSH Password Using A Shell Script

Friday 13th of January 2017 06:00:00 PM

Nixcraft: How do I login over ssh without using password less RSA / DSA public keys?

Insights on RedHat, SUSE & Canonical; The Major Linux Companies

Friday 13th of January 2017 05:00:00 PM

FOSSpost: The article examines the latest financial reports for Red Hat, SUSE and Canonical.

How to Install Nextcloud with Nginx and PHP7-FPM on CentOS 7

Friday 13th of January 2017 04:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: Learn how to install and configure the latest Nextcloud 10 release on a CentOS 7 server.

Why a MacOS user switched to Ubuntu Linux

Friday 13th of January 2017 03:00:00 PM

 InfoWorld: Goodbye Apple, hello Linux!

KDE Applications 16.12 Gets Its First Point Release, Over 40 Recorded Bugs Fixed

Friday 13th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM

softpedia: KDE Applications 16.12 was released a month ago, and, since then, users have submitted bugs and feature requests through the usual channels, and KDE Applications 16.12.1 is here to fix over 40 of them

3 to-do list managers for the Linux command line

Friday 13th of January 2017 01:00:00 PM

opensource.com: With the many software choices that are available, there's no reason why you can't effectively manage your tasks from the Linux command line.

Linux 4.10 rc3

Monday 9th of January 2017 02:00:00 AM

Linus Torvalds: So after that very small rc2 due to the xmas break, we seem to be back to fairly normal.

Linux 4.10 rc3

Monday 9th of January 2017 02:00:00 AM

Linus Torvalds: So after that very small rc2 due to the xmas break, we seem to be back to fairly normal.

CodeWeavers has Released CrossOver 16 for Linux and MacOS

Sunday 8th of January 2017 10:00:00 PM

With CrossOver 16, you can run thousands of Windows software titles, without the need for a Windows OS license.

How To Create An ISO From A Bootable USB Drive In Linux

Sunday 8th of January 2017 06:00:00 PM

GNOME Disks allows you to create an ISO image from a bootable USB drive in Linux.

10 Useful Sudoers Configurations for Setting ???sudo??? in Linux

Sunday 8th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM

 tecmint: Useful SUDO commands.

4 key IT trends for CIOs in 2017

Sunday 8th of January 2017 02:00:00 AM

 EnterprisersProject: Four key areas that can really help move the needle for business innovation in 2017.

Linux 4.9.1

Saturday 7th of January 2017 06:00:00 PM

Users of the Linux 4.9 kernel are advised to immediately update to Linux 4.9.1

There's a Linux-powered car in your future

Saturday 7th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM

ZDnet: Linux is well on its way to becoming the default automobile operating system.

How to compare three files in Linux using diff3 tool

Saturday 7th of January 2017 07:00:00 AM

 HowToForge: Ever wondered how to compare three or more files in Linux?

GNU Officially Boots Libreboot

Saturday 7th of January 2017 03:00:00 AM

 FOSSforce: RMS gives up on Libreboot (for now).

More in Tux Machines

Leftovers: Software and Games

Hardware With Linux

  • Raspberry Pi's new computer for industrial applications goes on sale
    The new Raspberry Pi single-board computer is smaller and cheaper than the last, but its makers aren’t expecting the same rush of buyers that previous models have seen. The Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 will be more of a “slow burn,” than last year’s Raspberry Pi 3, its creator Eben Upton predicted. That’s because it’s designed not for school and home use but for industrial applications. To make use of it, buyers will first need to design a product with a slot on the circuit board to accommodate it and that, he said, will take time.
  • ZeroPhone — An Open Source, Dirt Cheap, Linux-powered Smartphone Is Here
    ZeroPhone is an open source smartphone that’s powered by Raspberry Pi Zero. It runs on Linux and you can make one for yourself using parts worth $50. One can use it to make calls and SMS, run apps, and pentesting. Soon, phone’s crowdfunding is also expected to go live.
  • MSI X99A RAIDER Plays Fine With Linux
    This shouldn't be a big surprise though given the Intel X99 chipset is now rather mature and in the past I've successfully tested the MSI X99A WORKSTATION and X99S SLI PLUS motherboards on Linux. The X99A RAIDER is lower cost than these other MSI X99 motherboards I've tested, which led me in its direction, and then sticking with MSI due to the success with these other boards and MSI being a supporter of Phoronix and encouraging our Linux hardware testing compared to some other vendors.
  • First 3.5-inch Kaby Lake SBC reaches market
    Axiomtek’s 3.5-inch CAPA500 SBC taps LGA1151-ready CPUs from Intel’s 7th and 6th Generations, and offers PCIe, dual GbE, and optional “ZIO” expansion. Axiomtek’s CAPA500 is the first 3.5-inch form-factor SBC that we’ve seen that supports Intel’s latest 7th Generation “Kaby Lake” processors. Kaby Lake is similar enough to the 6th Gen “Skylake” family, sharing 14nm fabrication, Intel Gen 9 Graphics, and other features, to enable the CAPA500 to support both 7th and 6th Gen Core i7/i5/i3 CPUs as long as they use an LGA1151 socket. Advantech’s Kaby Lake based AIMB-205 Mini-ITX board supports the same socket. The CAPA500 ships with an Intel H110 chipset, and a Q170 is optional.

Leftovers: Ubuntu and Debian

  • Debian Project launches updated Debian GNU/Linux 8.7 with bug fixes
    An updated version of Debian, a popular Linux distribution is now available for users to download and install. According to the post on the Debian website by Debian Project, the new version is 8.7. This is the seventh update to the Debian eight distribution, and the update primarily focuses on fixing bugs and security problems. This update also includes some adjustments to fix serious problems present in the previous version.
  • Freexian’s report about Debian Long Term Support, December 2016
    The number of sponsored hours did not increase but a new silver sponsor is in the process of joining. We are only missing another silver sponsor (or two to four bronze sponsors) to reach our objective of funding the equivalent of a full time position.
  • APK, images and other stuff.
    Also, I was pleased to see F-droid Verification Server as a sign of F-droid progress on reproducible builds effort - I hope these changes to diffoscope will help them!
  • Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena" KDE Gets a Beta Release, Ships with KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS
    After landing on the official download channels a few days ago, the Beta version of the upcoming Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena" KDE Edition operating system got today, January 16, 2017, an official announcement. The KDE Edition is the last in the new Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena" stable series to be published, and it was delayed a little bit because Clement Lefebvre and his team wanted it to ship with latest KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS desktop environment from the Kubuntu Backports PPA repository.
  • Linux AIO Ubuntu 16.10 — Ubuntu GNOME, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu MATE, and Xubuntu In One ISO
    Linux AIO is a multiboot ISO carrying different flavors of a single Linux distribution and eases you from the pain of keeping different bootable USBs. The latest Linux AIO Ubuntu 16.10 is now available for download in both 64-bit and 32-bit versions. It features various Ubuntu flavors including Ubuntu GNOME, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu MATE, and Xubuntu.

Top Ubuntu Editing Apps: Image, Audio, Video

It's been my experience that most people aren't aware of the scope of creative software available for Ubuntu. The reason for this is complicated, but I suspect it mostly comes down to the functional availability provided by each application title for the Linux desktop. In this article, I'm going to give you an introduction to some of the best creative software applications for Ubuntu (and other Linux distros). Read more