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Google Provides Detailed Analysis of GitHub Attack Traffic

Sunday 26th of April 2015 05:00:00 PM

ThreatPost: The high-profile DDoS attack against GitHub that went on for several days last month was the end result of an operation that included several phases and extensive testing and optimization by the attackers

Debian 8.0 Jessie has been released!

Sunday 26th of April 2015 01:00:00 PM

There's a new sheriff in town. And her name is Jessie.

Build Your Own Linux Distro

Sunday 26th of April 2015 01:00:00 AM

LinuxVoice: Do you have a favourite distro that you’ve spent hours customising?

Btrfs In Linux 4.1 Has Fixes For File-Systems Of 20 Terabytes & Up

Saturday 25th of April 2015 09:00:00 PM

Phoronix: It's nearing the end of the Linux 4.1 kernel and Chris Mason has now sent in his pull request of Btrfs file-system updates for this next kernel update.

How to Install ‘atop’ to Monitor Logging Activity of Linux System Processes

Saturday 25th of April 2015 05:00:00 PM

tecmint: Atop is a full screen performance monitor that can report the activity of all processes, even the ones that have been completed

Use Geofix to Geotag Photos in digiKam

Saturday 25th of April 2015 01:00:00 PM

 scribblesandsnaps: Geofix is a simple Python script that lets you use an Android device to record the geographical coordinates of your current position.

How to encrypt a partition with DM-Crypt LUKS on Linux

Saturday 25th of April 2015 06:00:00 AM

 HowToForge: TrueCrypt is no more, and the purpose of this post is to show you straightforward partition encryption with dm-crypt luks.

Open-source IoT kit runs OpenWRT, mimics Arduino Yun

Saturday 25th of April 2015 02:00:00 AM

 LinuxGizmos: A "Domino.IO" Kickstarter project offers an Atheros AR9331 module running OpenWRT Linux, plus two tiny baseboards, one of which is Arduino Yun compatible.

Hilarious random startup website generator is pretty damn realistic

Friday 24th of April 2015 10:00:00 PM

 NetworkWorld: A pair of Georgia Tech computer science students have created a Random Startup Website Generator that spits out a different jargon-laden startup website every time you click on the URL.

OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha Is Out with UEFI Support and LXQt, KDE Plasma 5 Coming Soon

Friday 24th of April 2015 09:00:00 PM

 softpedia: OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha brings many changes

Integrating TinyMCE with Your Laravel CMS

Friday 24th of April 2015 08:00:00 PM

 linuxphile: Laravel is a powerful and easy to learn PHP framework.

World's smallest i.MX6 module has onboard WiFi, eMMC

Friday 24th of April 2015 07:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Variscite unveiled a 50 x 20mm "DART-MX6" module that runs Linux or Android on the Freescale i.MX6, with up to 64GB eMMC flash and -40 to 85 degrees C support.

How to Install the Gnome Classic Desktop in Ubuntu 15.04

Friday 24th of April 2015 06:00:00 PM

 nextstep4IT: The Gnome classic desktop is easy to use

OSCON Moves, Nokia's on the Phone & More...

Friday 24th of April 2015 05:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: OSCON is making a big move.

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 14.10 to Ubuntu 15.04

Friday 24th of April 2015 04:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The official support for Ubuntu 14.10 will end sometime around July 2015,

How to get involved with the Open Source Hardware Association

Friday 24th of April 2015 03:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: One of the main objectives the board has in mind for the next year is to continue building up the community interaction and awareness of the association.

How to Log in to Linux Desktop with Google Authenticator

Friday 24th of April 2015 02:00:00 PM

MakeTechEasier: Have you ever wondered how to provide additional security to your Linux desktop?

IoT 'Security Hopscotch' Is No Game: Chris Roberts

Friday 24th of April 2015 01:00:00 PM

eSecurityPlanet: Chris Roberts, in hot water after tweeting about a hack into a plane's WiFi system, describes another theoretical attack, this one against an Internet-connected appliance.

Red Hat gives developers more programming goodies

Friday 24th of April 2015 12:00:00 PM

 ZDnet: If you want a stable Linux operating system and the latest developer tools, Red Hat has a deal for you.

Qt Creator 3.4.0 Officially Released, Supports 64-bit Android Toolchains

Friday 24th of April 2015 11:00:00 AM

 softpedia: Qt Creator 3.4.0 introduces an all-new refactoring action in the C++ support,

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