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Keep A Portable Ubuntu Installation With You Wherever You Go

Monday 16th of February 2015 08:00:00 PM

MakeUseOf: There’s so much you can do with an Ubuntu installation.

Linux 3.20 Likely to be Renumbered as Linux 4.0

Monday 16th of February 2015 07:00:00 PM

LinuxPlanet: Back in November of 2013, when the Linux 3.12 kernel was released, Linus Torvalds first began to talk about about Linux 4.0

Build An Open Source FM Radio Station With Your Raspberry Pi

Monday 16th of February 2015 06:00:00 PM

adafruit: FMBerry is a piece of software that allows you to transmit FM radio with your Raspberry Pi.

KVM Brings Some Improvements To Linux 3.20

Monday 16th of February 2015 05:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Paolo Bonzini has sent in the KVM pull request for the Linux 3.20 kernel and it includes some interesting changes and features for this important piece of the open-source Linux virtualization stack.

Firefox 36 Won't Bring Native YouTube HTML5 Playback, But Will Sync Pinned Tiles

Monday 16th of February 2015 04:00:00 PM

 softpedia: Mozilla Firefox 36.0 will also have a number of HTML5 improvements

5 Reasons To Use Linux Mint And Not Ubuntu

Monday 16th of February 2015 03:00:00 PM

 EveryDayLinux: If you are new to Linux then choosing the right distribution isn't easy.

How To Customise The Cinnamon Desktop Environment

Monday 16th of February 2015 02:00:00 PM

Fed up with systemd and Linux? Why not try PC-BSD?

Monday 16th of February 2015 01:00:00 PM

 ITwire: With the growing adoption of systemd, dissatisfaction with Linux has reached proportions not seen in recent years, to the extent that people have started talking of switching to FreeBSD

Setting a static IP on Ubuntu: a beginner's guide

Monday 16th of February 2015 12:00:00 PM

How to Create and Manage Btrfs File System in Linux

Monday 16th of February 2015 06:00:00 AM

 tecmint: Brtfs will support maximum up-to 16 exbibyte and filesize can be maximum up-to 8 exbibyte, due to limitation of kernel.

3 new rules to keep your enterprise secure

Monday 16th of February 2015 02:00:00 AM

 Enterprisers Project: The security landscape is becoming unrecognizable compared to only a few years ago.

Should you pay for Elementary OS?

Sunday 15th of February 2015 10:00:00 PM

 ITworld: Elementary OS has attracted a lot of attention lately.

Crossing Our Fingers for a Lucky SCALE 13x

Sunday 15th of February 2015 02:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: It's been one of those years, and with 2015 being the 13th year for the Southern California Linux Expo - hence SCALE 13x - you might expect that superstition would be rearing its ugly head.

Different file types in Linux / UNIX

Sunday 15th of February 2015 02:00:00 AM

 NextStep: Unix like operating system ssupports several different types of files.

How to share files between computers over network with btsync

Saturday 14th of February 2015 10:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: BitTorrent Sync, also known as btsync for short, is a cross-platform sync freeware which is powered by BitTorrent

Rocket and the application container spec

Saturday 14th of February 2015 06:00:00 PM

 opensource: It's no secret: application containers have seen an enormous surge in interest and popularity over the past year or two.

HPL (High Performance Linpack): Benchmarking Raspberry PIs

Saturday 14th of February 2015 02:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: There are a number of standard bechmarking programs and in this tutorial we benchmark the Linux system using a well known program called the HPL, also known as High Performance Linpack.

Linux Kernel-Based Operating Systems Will Have 100% Uptime Thanks to Live Patching

Saturday 14th of February 2015 07:00:00 AM

 softpedia: Live patching is the hottest trend when we're talking about Linux kernel-based operating systems.

Cloud Foundry Names First CEO

Saturday 14th of February 2015 03:00:00 AM

Datamation: Linux Foundation Collaboration Project for Platform as a Service names Sam Ramji as its first leader.

A new open source big data framework

Friday 13th of February 2015 11:00:00 PM

OpenSource Insider: MapR and Mesosphere are announcing a new open source big data framework (called Myriad) that allows Apache YARN jobs to run alongside other applications and services in enterprise and cloud datacentres.

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