gHacks: The deprecation will break lots of extensions and while some may be saved by the addition of new methods and options to the API, others that are not as popular will stop working altogether.
VentureBeat: Dropbox has released the source code for its Hackpad collaborative note-taking application under an open-source license.
InfoWorld: The release candidate for the speedy PHP upgrade features bug fixes and stability improvements, but it cannot be used in production yet
ostatic: The AllSeen Alliance, a cross-industry collaboration to advance the Internet of Everything through an open source software project, continues to gain momentum.
ZDnet: The latest Linux Foundation Collaborative Project is Kinetic: Open-source software and standards for cloud object storage technologies.
Linux.com: Referencing a Scientific American article about the success of homo sapiens, Miller said that when early humans began to work together, they became genetically encoded with a predisposition to collaborate.
LinuxCon exclusive: Mark Shuttleworth says Snappy was born long before CoreOS and the Atomic Project
ITworld: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical and Ubuntu, made a surprise visit at LinuxCon
LinuxInsider: Point Linux 3.0, dubbed "Agni," combines a solid operating system with a traditional no-frills approach to performance and reliability.
ZDnet: LinuxCon is about Linux, cloud, and containers, but it's also about security.
LinuxJournal: One of the things that makes Python so powerful is that you can find a module for almost anything.
LinuxPlanet: Rather than the typical Linux kernel panel keynote where Torvalds has typically participated, Torvalds did a one on one question and answer ten minute session with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin.
Phoronix: While the Linux 4.2 kernel hasn't been officially released yet, Greg Kroah-Hartman sent in early his pull requests for the various subsystems he maintains for the Linux 4.3 merge window.
TechRepublic: Jack Wallen believes the latest release from LibreOffice might be the best yet... even with an aging UI. Do you think this flagship office suite is ready for the masses?
Ars: Java is now the second most popular language, and C# usage is growing, too.
This release includes significant changes to the implementation.
FOSSforce: The install went as expected, which isn't surprising as Bodhi is based on Ubuntu and uses the tried and true Ubuntu installer
HowToForge: Monitoring your Linux system is essential in order to be able to improve its performance, locate the source of a problem and take more targeted corrective actions.
eWEEK: This year's LinuxCon North America event highlighted the latest in Linux and open-source technologies, and showcased both the expected and unexpected.
Enterprise Storage Forum: I think it might be possible to combine object-storage and POSIX to create something that comes close to the ideal.
VIDEO: Linux Foundation head Jim Zemlin discusses how Microsoft, which was once anti-Linux, is participating in the foundation's open-source initiatives.