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A Holiday Gift From Conexant: an ALSA Driver For Recent Cherry Trail SOC Based Devices

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 08:00:00 PM

 The LinuxWorks: Late on Monday Simon Ho of Conexant announced the release of a driver for the company's driver for CX2072X codec to the ALSA-devel mailing list.

KDE Contributor Showcases Android 6.0-Based Plasma Mobile Running on Nexus 5X

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 07:00:00 PM

softpedia: We know that KDE's Plasma Mobile operating system is still in the works and nowhere near becoming mainstream anytime soon, or even shipping on some no-name device.

Linux Mint, please stop discouraging users from upgrading

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 06:00:00 PM Security is not an 'If it ain't broke, don't fix it' problem.

Coopetition: All's fair in love and open source

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 05:00:00 PM Whether your product is open source or "open core," how do you collaborate with competitors, and still stand out from the competition?

The Document Foundation announces the MUFFIN, a new tasty user interface concept for LibreOffice

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 04:00:00 PM

MUFFIN is an acronym for My User Friendly & Flexible INterface

VirtualBox 5.1.12 Released

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 03:00:00 PM

VirtualBox 5.1.12 is mostly a maintenance release.

Are Chromebooks Fuelling Rise in #Linux OS Marketshare?O

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 02:00:00 PM

OMGchrome: It’s a question many have been asking over the past few months, as open-source enthusiasts rallied around reports that show Linux marketshare gaining ground for another consecutive month.

GCC 6.3 Released

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 01:00:00 PM

GCC 6.2 fixes 79 bugs

NFS Client Updates For The Linux 4.10 Kernel

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 12:00:00 PM

Phoronix: For users of the Network File System, there are more NFS client updates coming in the Linux 4.10 kernel.

Ticketmaster Chooses Kubernetes to Stay Ahead of Competition

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 07:00:00 AM Justin Dean, Ticketmaster’s SVP of Platform and Technical Operations, explains the company's massive public cloud strategy that uses Kubernetes.

Global Average Internet Connection Speed Reaches 6.3 Mbps in 3Q16

Thursday 22nd of December 2016 03:00:00 AM

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Akamai's Third Quarter 2016, State of the Internet Report shows a 21 percent year-over-year increase in the global average internet connection speed.

Nmap 7.40 Holiday Release: a dozen new NSE scripts, hundreds of new fingerprints, new Npcap, faster brute forcing, and more...

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 11:00:00 PM

Happy holidays from the Nmap Project!  In case your Christmas break plans involve a lot of port scanning, we're delighted to announce our holiday Nmap 7.40 release!

5 rock-solid Linux distros for developers

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 10:00:00 PM

 InfoWorld: Developers want power, flexibility, stability, and ease, and these Linux distributions have it all.

How to wirelessly manage, control, and access your Android phone from Linux using Airdroid

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 09:00:00 PM

HowToForge: What if you could access your phone from your computer?

How to find Android apps that respect user privacy

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 08:00:00 PM

Have you ever downloaded an Android app only to find that it wants access to all your phone's features and all of your data?

Install Linux Kernel 4.9 In CentOS and Ubuntu

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 07:00:00 PM

 ostechnix: This guide explains how to install latest stable Linux Kernel version in CentOS, RHEL, Fedora, and Ubuntu, Linux Mint.

How to Use Tar Command Effectively in Linux For Good Backup Solution

Wednesday 21st of December 2016 06:00:00 PM

 2daygeek: Tar is the most commonly used command in Linux for creating a archive file.

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10 reasons to use Cinnamon as your Linux desktop environment

Recently I installed Fedora 25, and found that the current version of KDE Plasma was unstable for me; it crashed several times a day before I decided to try to try something different. After installing a number of alternative desktops and trying them all for a couple hours each, I finally settled on using Cinnamon until Plasma is patched and stable. Here's what I found. Read more

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