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Mirantis Led FUEL Project Gets Installed Under OpenStack Big Tent

Monday 23rd of November 2015 02:00:00 AM

ServerWatch: Mirantis first publicly released the FUEL library as an open-source effort in March of 2013. Now the FUEL effort has been formally approved by the OpenStack Foundation to be included under what is known as the 'Big Tent' model.

Kodi 16.0 "Jarvis" to Bring a Much Better Music Library

Sunday 22nd of November 2015 10:00:00 PM

The Kodi media center is preparing for another major upgrade, and its developers have just pushed a new Beta version for the 16.0 branch out the door.

A World Without Linux Would Mean a World Without Our Favorite Movies

Sunday 22nd of November 2015 06:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The episode is called "Avatar Reimagined," and, as you might have already guessed, it tries to show us a world without Linux

Smart light switch includes HD camera, IFTT support

Sunday 22nd of November 2015 02:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: D-Link's Linux-powered, WiFi-enabled Komfy Switch with Camera also includes a cloud service, sensors for temperature, humidity, and CO2, and IFTT support.

Pick of the Bunch: Command line Twitter Clients

Sunday 22nd of November 2015 02:00:00 AM

LinuxLinks: To provide an insight into the quality of software available for Linux, I introduce 4 excellent open source command line Twitter clients.

Open Source Optical Flash Trigger that Works with Any Camera

Saturday 21st of November 2015 10:00:00 PM

 scribblesandsnapes: Normally, you can't use a camera without a hot shoe with an external flash unit.

Patreon Hack: Users Now Receiving Threatening Emails

Saturday 21st of November 2015 06:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: trouble...

5 Things I Dislike and Love About GNU/Linux

Saturday 21st of November 2015 02:00:00 PM

 tecmint: I am aware that when these so-called dislikes are considered in the light of experience, they become the actual strengths of Linux.

Nouveau Kepler Re-Clocking Is Working A Lot Better On Linux 4.4

Saturday 21st of November 2015 07:00:00 AM

Phoronix: With the in-development Linux 4.4 kernel, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 600/700 series (Kepler) graphics cards are manually re-clocking a lot better to allow better performance on this unofficial NVIDIA Linux driver.

New HPCG Benchmark List Goes Beyond LINPACK to Compare Supercomputers

Saturday 21st of November 2015 03:00:00 AM

insideHPC: The HPCG Benchmark Project started over two years ago as an effort to probe important characteristics of a computer system, highlighting and rewarding investment in system features, such as high performance interconnects, memory systems, and fine grain cooperative threading, that are important to a broad set of applications

If it's not practical to redistribute free software, it's not free software in practice

Friday 20th of November 2015 10:00:00 PM

mjg59: Mark has repeatedly asserted that attempts to raise this issue are mere FUD, but he won't answer you if you ask him direct questions about this policy and will insist that it's necessary to protect Ubuntu's brand.

Hiring Open Source Maintainers is Key to Stable Software Supply Chain

Friday 20th of November 2015 09:00:00 PM Samsung is on a multi-year journey to become both a better consumer of open source, and a better contributor and leader in the projects that end up in our products.

Ubuntu GNOME: the typical part of the family

Friday 20th of November 2015 07:00:00 PM

 DarkDuck: If you like GNOME3, you will find that Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 is a good and reliable system for you.

How to install TYPO3 7 on Nginx (LEMP) on Ubuntu 15.10

Friday 20th of November 2015 06:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows how to install and run a TYPO3 (version 7 LTS) web site on a Ubuntu 15.10 system that has a Nginx web server installed instead of Apache.

Secure Network Time Protocol goes beta

Friday 20th of November 2015 05:00:00 PM

ZDnet: Network Time Protocol is a vital part of the Internet that's recently been used in major DDoS attacks.

Parrot's Bebop 2: smaller, faster, longer-lasting, Linux-fortified

Friday 20th of November 2015 04:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Like all of Parrot's previous drone models, including the original Bebop, the Bebop 2 runs Parrot's open source Linux flight stack.

How to generate a animated GIF or movie out of images on Linux

Friday 20th of November 2015 03:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: It is very unlikely for anyone nowadays not to own a device that is capable of shooting many consecutive pictures (burst mode).

11 New Open Source Development Tools

Friday 20th of November 2015 02:00:00 PM

 Datamation: These open source tools were first released or open sourced within the past couple of years and are worth checking out.

How To Write a Python Web Framework From Scratch

Friday 20th of November 2015 01:00:00 PM

 FunWithLinux: Unlike PHP, how to go about writing a web application is a little less straight forward in Python.

The Dual Boot Deception

Friday 20th of November 2015 12:00:00 PM

FreedomPenguin: Traditionally, Linux developers have had a major obstacle to overcome to get folks to try Linux - the fact that the prospective user will have to install it.

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