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Mozilla’s self-destruct course continues: major add-on compatibility changes announced

Monday 24th of August 2015 03:00:00 PM

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.

Dropbox finally open-sources its Hackpad collaborative document editor

Monday 24th of August 2015 02:00:00 PM

VentureBeat: Dropbox has released the source code for its Hackpad collaborative note-taking application under an open-source license.

PHP 7 drops first release candidate

Monday 24th of August 2015 01:00:00 PM

InfoWorld: The release candidate for the speedy PHP upgrade features bug fixes and stability improvements, but it cannot be used in production yet

AllSeen Summit Events Announced, New Alliance Members Joining

Monday 24th of August 2015 12:00:00 PM

ostatic: The AllSeen Alliance, a cross-industry collaboration to advance the Internet of Everything through an open source software project, continues to gain momentum.

Kinetic: Open source cloud storage

Monday 24th of August 2015 11:00:00 AM

ZDnet: The latest Linux Foundation Collaborative Project is Kinetic: Open-source software and standards for cloud object storage technologies.

LinuxCon Coverage: The Collaboration Gene

Monday 24th of August 2015 05:00:00 AM

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

Monday 24th of August 2015 01:00:00 AM

ITworld: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical and Ubuntu, made a surprise visit at LinuxCon

Nothing Could Be Finer Than Point Linux

Sunday 23rd of August 2015 09:00:00 PM

LinuxInsider: Point Linux 3.0, dubbed "Agni," combines a solid operating system with a traditional no-frills approach to performance and reliability.

Bruce Schneier: The cyberwar arms race is on

Sunday 23rd of August 2015 05:00:00 PM

ZDnet: LinuxCon is about Linux, cloud, and containers, but it's also about security.

Doing Astronomy with Python

Sunday 23rd of August 2015 01:00:00 PM

LinuxJournal: One of the things that makes Python so powerful is that you can find a module for almost anything.

Linuxcon North America 2015: Linus Keeps it Real

Sunday 23rd of August 2015 01:00:00 AM

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.

Linux 4.3 Kernel To Add The MOST Driver Subsystem

Saturday 22nd of August 2015 09:00:00 PM

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.

LibreOffice 5.0: The strongest release to date

Saturday 22nd of August 2015 05:00:00 PM

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?

GitHub’s top coding languages show open source is everywhere

Saturday 22nd of August 2015 01:00:00 PM

Ars: Java is now the second most popular language, and C# usage is growing, too.

Go 1.5 is released

Saturday 22nd of August 2015 06:00:00 AM

This release includes significant changes to the implementation.

A User's Eye View of Bodhi 3.1.0 & Moksha

Saturday 22nd of August 2015 02:00:00 AM

 FOSSforce: The install went as expected, which isn't surprising as Bodhi is based on Ubuntu and uses the tried and true Ubuntu installer

How to monitor your system performance on (Ubuntu) Linux

Friday 21st of August 2015 10:00:00 PM

 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.

LinuxCon Highlights: From Linus Torvalds to Microsoft

Friday 21st of August 2015 09:00:00 PM

eWEEK: This year's LinuxCon North America event highlighted the latest in Linux and open-source technologies, and showcased both the expected and unexpected.

Object Storage vs. POSIX Storage: Something in the Middle, Please

Friday 21st of August 2015 08:32:00 PM

Enterprise Storage Forum: I think it might be possible to combine object-storage and POSIX to create something that comes close to the ideal.

Microsoft Shows Up in Full Force at LinuxCon

Friday 21st of August 2015 07:00:00 PM

VIDEO: Linux Foundation head Jim Zemlin discusses how Microsoft, which was once anti-Linux, is participating in the foundation's open-source initiatives.

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