The Linux Foundation Now Offers Courses in Spanish and Portuguese
The Linux Foundation has announced that Certified System Administrator (LFCS) exams have been made available in the Spanish and Portuguese languages. Also, the Essentials of Linux System Administration course (LFS201) can now be taken in Portuguese as well.
Reasons Why Users Don't Like Ubuntu Software Center
The majority opinion in the Ubuntu community seems to be that the Ubuntu Software Center is a terrible piece of software and that it needs to be replaced or fixed urgently. We compiled a list of reasons why users don't like the application and why they think Canonical should really consider a change.
15 Android Apps to Remote Control Your Linux PC
There’s no reason why Linux and Android shouldn’t get along well—after all, they’re pretty much cousins. You’ve probably heard of apps that let you remotely control an Android device from the desktop. There are also apps that do the vice versa and make it possible to control a Windows computer from an Android device.
Linux users need not feel left out. We’ve discovered more than enough apps that can turn your Androids into powerful Linux remote controllers, and today we’ll present some of our best findings.
IBM Bolsters Spark for Analytics on Linux Mainframes
IBM continues to invest in Apache Spark -- an open source platform for big data analytics. The latest moves involve Apache Spark for Linux running on IBM mainframes, plus partnerships with three data-mining software companies.
Bodhi Pre-Release Lets Folks Try Moksha
Jeff Hoogland today announced the pre-release of upcoming Bodhi Linux 3.1.0 with new E17 fork Moksha. Hoogland released the "pre-release" so users might try his new desktop fork and report their thoughts in comments. Bodhi 3.1.0 is scheduled for release on August 24 with 3.2.0 projected for February 2016.
Erle Spider – Spider Robot Powered By Snappy Ubuntu Core
The Erle-Spider has an aluminium exoskeleton and is equipped with an ARM Cortex-A8 1 GHz processor, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage, has accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, pressure, temperature sensors, 4 USB ports, Ethernet port, UART, I2C, microSD slot and has 18 degrees of freedom.