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Getting to Know GNOME (From a Unity Perspective)

Friday 21st of April 2017 02:00:22 PM
Title: Getting to Know GNOME (From a Unity Perspective)21 AprLearn more

The Companies That Support Linux and Open Source: Doky

Friday 21st of April 2017 01:30:33 PM
Title: The Companies That Support Linux and Open Source: Doky21 AprLearn more

Share Your Apache Mesos Expertise and Best Practices at MesosCon Events in 2017

Thursday 20th of April 2017 04:00:35 PM
Title: Share Your Apache Mesos Expertise and Best Practices at MesosCon Events in 201720 AprLearn more

Building a Wearable Device with Zephyr

Thursday 20th of April 2017 02:30:08 PM

The Linux Foundation’s open source Zephyr Project received considerable attention at this February’s Embedded Linux Conference (ELC). Although there are still no shipping products running this lightweight real-time operating system (RTOS) for microcontrollers, Fabien Parent and Neil Armstrong of the French embedded firm BayLibre shared their experiences in developing a wearable device that may end up being the first Zephyr-based consumer electronics product.

Probe Your Linux Sockets With ss

Thursday 20th of April 2017 02:00:01 PM
Title: Probe Your Linux Sockets With ss20 AprLearn more

Secure Web Apps with JavaEE and Apache Fortress

Wednesday 19th of April 2017 02:30:36 PM

ApacheCon is just a couple weeks away -- coming up May 16-18 in Miami. We asked Shawn McKinney, Software Architect at Symas Corporation,  to share some details about his talk at ApacheCon. His presentation, “The Anatomy of a Secure Web Application Using Java EE, Spring Security, and Apache Fortress” will focus on an end-to-end application security architecture for an Apache Wicket Web app running in Tomcat. McKinney explains more in this interview.

Dive Into Connected Car and Open Source at Automotive Linux Summit 2017

Tuesday 18th of April 2017 03:17:11 PM

Next month, the world’s leading automotive experts and engineers will gather at Automotive Linux Summit in Japan to discuss the future of connected cars and collaborate on the open source technologies driving innovation in the automotive arena.  

Free Webinar: Why and How To Publish Your Work and Opinions

Monday 17th of April 2017 06:18:11 PM
Title: Free Webinar: Why and How To Publish Your Work and Opinions 17 AprLearn more

What Makes Up a Kubernetes Cluster?

Monday 17th of April 2017 03:30:56 PM

In our first three installments in this series, we learned what Kubernetes is, why it's a good choice for your datacenter, and how it was descended from the secret Google Borg project. Now we're going to learn what makes up a Kubernetes cluster.

A Kubernetes cluster is made of a master node and a set of worker nodes. In a production environment these run in a distributed setup on multiple nodes. For testing purposes, all the components can run on the same node (physical or virtual) by using minikube.

This Week in Open Source: Heather Kirksey Nominated Finalist in WiC Awards, Ubuntu's Uncertainty Continues & More

Friday 14th of April 2017 04:00:30 PM
Title: This Week in Open Source: Heather Kirksey Nominated Finalist in WiC Awards, Ubuntu's Uncertainty Continues & More14 AprLearn more

How to Install and Use MySQL Workbench As Your Database GUI

Friday 14th of April 2017 02:00:46 PM
Title: How to Install and Use MySQL Workbench As Your Database GUI14 AprLearn more

Going to ApacheCon? Check out TomcatCon, a Mini-Conference Featuring Apache Tomcat

Friday 14th of April 2017 01:00:30 PM

ApacheCon North America is only a few weeks away and will be happening May 16-18, 2017, in Miami. It’s particularly exciting this year because ApacheCon is going to be a little different. For one thing, there is a series of mini-conferences running in and around ApacheCon that you will not want to miss.

CloudNativeCon + KubeCon

Thursday 13th of April 2017 08:10:29 PM

CloudNativeCon + KubeCon gathers all CNCF projects under one roof. Join Fluentd, Kubernetes, Linkerd, OpenTracing, Prometheus, and more, as leading technologists from multiple open source cloud native communities gather to further the education and advancement of cloud native computing.

Learn more 

Event Title: CloudNativeCon + KubeCon13 AprLearn more

APIStrat Conference Now Organized By The Linux Foundation and Open API Initiative

Thursday 13th of April 2017 05:00:48 PM
Title: APIStrat Conference Now Organized By The Linux Foundation and Open API Initiative 13 AprLearn more

Shrinking the Linux Kernel and File System for IoT

Thursday 13th of April 2017 01:43:04 PM

At last year’s Embedded Linux Conference Europe, Sony’s Tim Bird warned that the stalled progress in reducing Linux kernel size meant that Linux was ceding the huge market in IoT edge nodes to real-time operating systems (RTOSes).

More Unknown Linux Commands

Thursday 13th of April 2017 01:00:36 PM
Title: More Unknown Linux Commands13 AprLearn more

9 Ways to Harden Your Linux Workstation After Distro Installation

Wednesday 12th of April 2017 01:30:34 PM

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So far in this series, we’ve walked through security considerations for your SysAdmin workstation from choosing the right hardware and Linux distribution, to setting up a secure pre-boot environment and distro installation. Now it’s time to cover post-installation hardening.

Trivial Transfers with TFTP, Part 3: Usage

Tuesday 11th of April 2017 02:31:04 PM
Title: Trivial Transfers with TFTP, Part 3: Usage11 AprLearn more

Open Source Project Directors in Cloud, Blockchain, IoT, SDN to Speak at Open Source Summit in Japan

Tuesday 11th of April 2017 12:30:46 PM
Title: Open Source Project Directors in Cloud, Blockchain, IoT, SDN to Speak at Open Source Summit in Japan11 AprLearn more

New Survey: Cloud Providers in Open Source

Monday 10th of April 2017 04:20:00 PM
Title: New Survey: Cloud Providers in Open Source10 AprLearn more

More in Tux Machines

openSUSE Leap 15 Will Succeed 42.3

What comes after openSUSE Leap 42.3 for SUSE's community non-rolling distribution? Version 15. Richard Brown announced on the behalf of the openSUSE Board and Leap Release Manager that the next version after openSUSE Leap 42.3 will be openSUSE Leap 15. Yes, that's after pre-42 was openSUSE 13.2. Read more Also: Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-project (15 mails)

Leftovers: Software

  • GNU Guile 2.2.1 released
    We are happy to announce GNU Guile release 2.2.1, the first bug-fix release in the new 2.2 stable release series.
  • Announcing Nylas Mail 2.0 [Ed: just Electron]
  • Cerebro Is An Amazing Open Source OS X Spotlight Alternative For Linux [Ed: also just Electron]
    You may be fed up with traditional way of searching/opening applications on your system. Cerebro is an amazing utility built using Electron and available for Linux, Windows, and Mac. It is open-source and released under MIT license.
  • Flowblade Another Video Editor for Linux? Give It A Try!
    You may have favorite video editor to edit your videos but there is no harm to try something new, its initial release was not that long, with time it made some great improvements. It can be bit hard to master this video editor but if you are not new in this field you can make it easily and will be total worth of time.
  • Get System Info from CLI Using `NeoFetch` Tool in Ubuntu/Linux Mint
  • Ukuu Kernel Manager Utility lets You Upgrade or Install Kernels in Ubuntu/Linux Mint
    There are many ways to upgrade your Linux Kernel using Synaptics, command line and so. The Ukuu utility is the simply solution to manager your Ubuntu/Linux Mint kernels. If you want to test new fixes in the Linux Kernel then you can install Mainline Kernels released by Ubuntu team but mainline Kernels are intended to use for testing purposes only (so be careful).
  • 10 Reasons Why You Should Use Vi/Vim Text Editor in Linux
    While working with Linux systems, there are several areas where you’ll need to use a text editor including programming/scripting, editing configuration/text files, to mention but a few. There are several remarkable text editors you’ll find out there for Linux-based operating systems.
  • OpenShot 2.3 Linux Video Editor New Features
    It’s been quite some time since we last talked about OpenShot, and more specifically when it had its second major release. Recently, the team behind the popular open source video editor has made its third point release available which happens to come with a couple of exciting new features and tools, so here is a quick guide on where to find them and how to use them.
  • Boostnote: Another Great Note Taking App for Developers? Find Out By Yourself
    Boostnote is an open-source note-taking application especially made for programmers and developers, it is build up with Electron framework and cross-platform available for Linux, Windows and Mac. Being programmers, we take lots of notes which includes commands, code snippets, bug information and so on. It all comes in handy when you have organized them all in one place, Boostnote does this job very well. It lets you organize your notes in folders with tags, so you can find anything you are looking for very quickly.
  • Collabora Office 5.3 Released
    Today we released Collabora Office 5.3 and Collabora GovOffice 5.3, which contain great new features and enhancements. They also contains all fixes from the upstream libreoffice-5-3 branch and several backported features.

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