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Mozilla a Step Closer to Thunderbird Decision

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 03:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: The Mozilla Foundation has hired Simon Phipps to examine and evaluate options for the Thunderbird desktop client, which is seeking a new home.

Manjaro Left Me Cold

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 02:00:00 PM

 FreedomPenguin: I had a short but intense affair with Manjaro that ended in our going our separate ways.

Debian GNU/Linux 7 "Wheezy" Has Become an LTS Release, Supported Until May 2018

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 01:00:00 PM

What this means exactly is that the security support for the entire Debian GNU/Linux 7 "Wheezy" series has been handed over to the Debian LTS (Long Term Support) Team

How to Use dir Command with Different Options and Arguments in Linux

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 12:00:00 PM

 tecmint: This article shows some examples of using the dir command to list the contents of a directory.

My Linux Desktop -- Hither and Yawn

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 11:00:00 AM

 FOSSforce: One out of six people who are told by me that their computer will be running Linux have at least an idea of what Linux is.

Is the OpenStack Big Tent Model Working?

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 06:00:00 AM

eWEEK: A year after OpenStack officially embraced an approach to be more inclusive, project leaders talk about what's working and what's not.

OpenStack Summit: What Will be the LAMP of the Cloud?

Wednesday 27th of April 2016 02:00:00 AM

Datamation: OpenStack is only one component used by organizations as part of a broader deployment stack.

OpenStack Summit Digs Into Containers, Cloud Maturity

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 10:00:00 PM

VIDEO: COO and executive director of the OpenStack Foundation discuss the evolution of OpenStack, and why containers are a key part moving forward.

IBM Bids to Improve OpenStack Cloud Interoperability [VIDEO]

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 09:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: At the OpenStack Summit, IBM is doubling down on it pledge and efforts to help advance OpenStack cloud interoperability.

OpenStack by the numbers: Who’s using open source clouds and for what?

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 08:00:00 PM

NetworkWorld: IT vendors and telcos are heaviest users of open source cloud software

The Death of RoboVM

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 07:00:00 PM

LinuxJournal: Microsoft continues to fund legal attacks against open-source projects on multiple fronts, and it has crushed open-source projects when it suits the company.

Ubuntu Budgie 16.04 Officially Released Based on Ubuntu 16.04 and Budgie Desktop

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 06:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The Budgie-Remix distro has been in development for the past couple of months, and it now finally sees an official releas

How to change timezone on Linux

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 05:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: If the default timezone of your Linux system is not correct, you need to correct it to get accurate local time.

Raspberry Pi cameras jump to 8MP, keep $25 price

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 04:00:00 PM

 hackboards: The v2 Raspberry Pi Camera and low-light PiNoIR Camera advance from 5- to 8-megapixels via a Sony IMX219PQ sensor with improved image quality.

Ubuntu Snap Packages: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 03:00:00 PM

Datamation: The idea (from the user's perspective) behind snap packages is that Ubuntu enthusiasts can have access to the latest software packages without needing to worry about rushing to a new release of Ubuntu.

How to Test Mir and Unity 8 on Ubuntu 16.04

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 02:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: The upcoming major changes planned for Ubuntu 16.10 have generated great excitement.

OpenStack Summit: It's Time to Embrace Disruption

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 01:00:00 PM

eWEEK: The cloud isn't just about technology; it's about changing the way people work. Disruption is a key theme at the OpenStack Summit, which started today.

How the science of happiness can improve OpenStack teams

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 12:00:00 PM OpenStack Summit speaker Alexis Monville explains how contributors can increase their happiness on individual and team levels.

Ubuntu 16.04 Makes Ubuntu Exciting Again

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 11:00:00 AM

 HowToGeek: I don't think I've been more excited for a new release of Ubuntu since I first started using Linux, many years ago.

Verizon and NASA Double Down on Red Hat OpenStack

Tuesday 26th of April 2016 06:00:00 AM

eWEEK: As the OpenStack Summit kicks off, Red Hat reveals some major customer wins as well as a new milestone for trained professionals.

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Red Hat News

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    Red Hat Release Engineering is hiring in Europe.
  • Red Hat targets midmarket with Keating, Tech Data partnerships
    Red Hat Canada has unveiled a new approach to reach the lower end of the enterprise and the upper midmarket in partnership with Keating Technologies and Tech Data Canada. Under the program, Keating will work with the vendor to uncover and qualify leads in the $500 million to $1.0 billion market. Once fully developed, those leads will be handed over to existing Red Hat Canada partners to close the deal, and will be fulfilled through Tech Data.
  • Gulf Air creates private cloud to support open-source big data engine
    Bahrain’s national carrier is using Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, and Red Hat Storage as a platform for its Arabic Sentiment Analysis system, which monitors people’s comments through their social media posts.
  • Fedora Pune meetup April 2016
    I actually never even announced the April meetup, but we had in total 13 people showing up for the meet. We moved the meet to my office from our usual space as I wanted to use the white board. At beginning I showed some example code about how to write unittests, and how are we using Python3 unittests in our Fedora Cloud/Atomic images automatically. Anwesha arranged some soft drinks, and snacks for everyone.

Android Leftovers

“LEDE” OpenWrt fork promises greater openness

A “Linux Embedded Development Environment” (LEDE) fork of the lightweight, router-oriented OpenWrt Linux distribution vows greater transparency and inclusiveness. Some core developers of the OpenWrt community has forked off into a Linux Embedded Development Environment (LEDE) group. LEDE is billed as both a “reboot” and “spinoff” of the lightweight, router-focused distribution that aims to build an open source embedded Linux distro that “makes it easy for developers, system administrators or other Linux enthusiasts to build and customize software for embedded devices, especially wireless routers.” Read more

Neptune 4.5.1 ISOs are available now

Neptune 4.5.1 ISOs are available for download now and update the system since the Neptune 4.5 release to the state of 3. May 2016. The biggest issue fixed in this release is the usb booting from USB 3 ports. Besides that this new maintainance release features KDE SC 4.14.16 as desktop. Read more