Phoronix: The Linux 4.2 kernel will make the CFQ I/O scheduler default to its IOPS mode when on solid-state drives, which should boost performance.
Valve has announced the first Steam Machines, and there are just two versions available right now.
HowToGeek: Many open-source projects now host their installers elsewhere, and the versions on SourceForge may include junkware.
softpedia: The changelog of Linux kernel 4.0.5 is quite huge
techrights: Microsoft is interfering with efforts to put Free/Open Source software in voting machines, ensuring that these machines continue to have back doors (Windows)
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The Russian Calculate Linux 14.16.2 distro is now powered by Linux kernel 3.18.14 LTS, which is the most advanced long-term support branch of the Linux kernel.
Finnix 111 is the first ever version of the Debian-based distribution to support the ARM hardware architecture.
softpedia: Cisco has developed the Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) and it will now join the Ubuntu Cloud OpenStack Interoperability Lab (OIL).
InternetNews: Mozilla's Leadership Collapse Continues
funwithlinux: I cannot lie: learning Linux took a lot of time.
The VAR Guy: A consideration of how differently the consumer PC software market may have turned out if GNU and the Free Software Foundation had built free/"open source" software to replace MS-DOS and Windows, rather than Unix.
opensource.com: Whomever starts exploring Linux gets a new taste of freedom.
linuxtechi: Command line arguments (also known as positional parameters) are the arguments specified at the command prompt with a command or script to be executed.
opensource.com: Open sourcing, Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst says, is different from crowdsourcing is several ways
HowToForge: This tutorials shows how to build a nginx .deb package for Ubuntu 15.04 from source that has Google pagespeed module compiled in.
softpedia: Juju 1.23.3 is quite a major version that packs a lot of goodies for those of you who want to scale and manage environments on any cloud without too much hassle.