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3 amazing Raspberry Pi-powered gadgets we can't wait to try

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 09:00:00 PM

 Raspberry Pi Today: There are some seriously cool Raspberry Pi-powered products on the way.

How to configure and secure a Postfix email server on Linux

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 08:00:00 PM

 techarena: Once you have your application server up and running, you are going to need a good email server to deliver your emails.

Let's Encrypt Effort Aims to Improve Internet Security

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 07:00:00 PM

eWEEK: Cisco, Akamai, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Mozilla and others join together in a new effort to expand cryptography use on the Web.

jEdit : A Powerful Java-Based Editor for Programmers

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 06:00:00 PM

 tuxarena: jEdit is written in Java so you will need to have OpenJDK installed.

How to install Xen hypervisor on unused old hardware

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 05:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: This procedure uses Debian Jessie (their testing distribution) as the host OS (also known as Dom0).

Kids, Computers & Wasting Time...

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 04:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: We conduct classes for people who want to learn how to effectively use a computer.

Linux Top 3: PC-BSD 10.1 Linux Mint 17.1 and Mageia 5

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 03:00:00 PM

LinuxPlanet: Yes we know, PC-BSD isn't Linux, it's BSD (actually FreeBSD to be precise), but aside from the kernel, it shares many of the same tools than any Linux distribution will include.

5 Best Open Source Web Browser Security Apps

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 02:00:00 PM

Small Business Computing: The Web browser acts as the gateway for a myriad of online services these days.

Ubuntu MATE vs Lubuntu On An Old Netbook

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 01:00:00 PM

 EveryDayLinuxUser: I was preparing to write about the latest Lubuntu 14.10 release but instead decided to give the new Ubuntu MATE edition a go after seeing it in action as a live distribution on my far more powerful Toshiba Satellite Pro.

10 SCP Commands to Transfer Files/Folders in Linux

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 12:00:00 PM

 tecmint: SCP is used to copy file(s) between servers in secure way.

The Case Against Rolling Release Linux Distros

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 07:00:00 AM

 Datamation: Over the past year, I've spent more time than ever using rolling release Linux distributions

The open-sourcing of Microsoft

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 03:00:00 AM

 ZDnet: Microsoft is finally getting real about open-source software.

Linux for lettuce

Monday 17th of November 2014 11:00:00 PM

 OpenSource.com: Revolutionizing American agribusiness from the ground up, one seed at a time.

Shutter - Screenshot Tool in Ubuntu Linux

Monday 17th of November 2014 10:00:00 PM

 NextStep4IT: With the help of shutter we can take the screenshot of a particular area, window and full screen

How to boot on an ISO image from Grub

Monday 17th of November 2014 09:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: If you need to use multiple Linux distributions, you do not have so many options.

Linux Mint Debian to Include Systemd and GTK+ 3.14 Support

Monday 17th of November 2014 08:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The Linux Mint team is working on a Debian-based version of their distribution and it looks like things are coming along.

How An Awful, Misspelled Presentation Launched The Most Important Startup You've Never Heard Of

Monday 17th of November 2014 07:00:00 PM

Business Insider: A tiny startup called Docker, which launched a mere 19 months ago and gives its software away for free, has become a huge industry phenom.

China Leads Top500 Supercomputer List Again (AND most Supercomputers are still Linux powered)

Monday 17th of November 2014 06:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: With little movement in the list, a number of key trends remains the same. Among those trends is the fact that Linux continues to dominate, with 485 out of the top 500 systems.

Linux 3.18 rc5

Monday 17th of November 2014 05:00:00 PM

Linus Torvalds: rc5 is clearly bigger than rc4 was. Oh well.

What are the Most Popular Open Source Licenses Today?

Monday 17th of November 2014 04:00:00 PM

RedMonk: Given the recent affinity for permissive licensing, however, amongst major open source projects such as Cloud Foundry, Docker, Hadoop, Node.js or OpenStack, it’s worth revisiting the question of license choices.

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