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Armello and Perfect Golf in EA on Steam

Monday 26th of January 2015 03:00:00 PM

 tuxarena: Two more games entered Early Access on Steam during the past couple of days

Learning about Docker and Linux containers

Monday 26th of January 2015 02:00:00 PM Surely you've heard of Docker by now.

How to build a Database driven app on Linux with python and MySQL

Monday 26th of January 2015 01:00:00 PM

 techarena51: CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) is the basic operation of any database driven app

LibreOffice finally arrives on Android

Monday 26th of January 2015 12:00:00 PM

 ITworld: Something is better than nothing, but LibreOffice has a long way to go to solve problems that Android users face.

How to make a file immutable on Linux

Monday 26th of January 2015 06:00:00 AM

 xmodulo: chattr is a Linux command which allows one to set or unset attributes on a file, which are separate from the standard (read, write, execute) file permission.

Designing with Linux

Monday 26th of January 2015 02:00:00 AM

LinuxJournal: FreeCAD can read and write several different file formats used in modelling and 3-D printing.

Zenwalk Linux - A Walk on the Quirky Side

Sunday 25th of January 2015 10:00:00 PM

LinuxInsider: Zenwalk Linux is a very usable yet uncommon Linux OS. It is more than a single distribution.

Your anonymous code contributions probably aren't: boffins

Sunday 25th of January 2015 06:00:00 PM

el Reg: Coders are creatures of easily-identifiable habit

Google just made it easier to run Linux on your Chromebook

Sunday 25th of January 2015 02:00:00 PM

PCworld: If Chromebooks are the consumer Linux desktop we were all waiting for, it’s great to see Google making it easier to turn a cheap consumer Chromebook into a power-user’s Linux desktop.

The most obvious user for Linux isn't who you think

Sunday 25th of January 2015 02:00:00 AM

TechRepublic: The ideal candidate is the average user.

Linux-enabled sit/stand smart desk nudges you into action

Saturday 24th of January 2015 10:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: A Linux-based desk with WiFi, Bluetooth, and a 5-inch touchscreen automatically adjusts between sitting and standing, and tells you when it's time to move.

Tech Comics: Delete This File?

Saturday 24th of January 2015 06:00:00 PM

 Datamation: Does your computer give you enough choices when it's time to delete a file?

How the New York Times uses open source

Saturday 24th of January 2015 02:00:00 PM

 Enterprisers Project: Marc Frons, senior vice president and chief information officer of the New York Times, discusses how The Times actively contributes to open source communities.

A Shell Primer: Master Your Linux, OS X, Unix Shell Environment

Saturday 24th of January 2015 07:00:00 AM

 Nixcraft: On a Linux or Unix-like systems each user and process runs in a specific environment.

Linus Torvalds to Patch the Kernel for a Witcher 2 Problem

Saturday 24th of January 2015 03:00:00 AM

 softpedia: Linus Torvalds is not known to interfere with other projects than the Linux kernel and it must be something really special to get him involved

The Last Batch Of Feature Proposals For Fedora 22

Friday 23rd of January 2015 11:00:00 PM

Phoronix: The proposal describes Vagrant, "Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.

The Companies That Support Linux: Planisys

Friday 23rd of January 2015 10:00:00 PM By using Linux containers and Linux-based orchestration tools, Planisys is able to stay flexible amid changing hardware and networks, which in turn has helped the company to scale and stay competitive

WordPress Continues to Secure Users

Friday 23rd of January 2015 09:00:00 PM

eWEEK: WordPress is now beginning to disconnect self-hosted sites that have not updated the Jetpack plug-in.

Oracle Updates Linux Powered Engineered Server Systems

Friday 23rd of January 2015 08:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: Not only does Ellison want to have the lowest price, he also wants to deliver the highest level of performance at the low-cost price points.

digiKam Quick Tip: Transfer Photos from digiKam Directly to a Mobile Device

Friday 23rd of January 2015 07:00:00 PM

 scribblesandsnaps: Provided that you use KDE, you can push photos from digiKam directly to a mobile device that supports the MTP protocol (e.g., most Android devices) using the KioImportExport Kipi plugin.

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