sourceforge.net/blog: Buck Security comprises a collection of security scans for Debian-based Linux distributions, including Ubuntu. It’s easy to use, and gives you a quick overview of the security status of your system.
- Ulteo Joins Open Invention Network
- Bisigi Themes Remix Linux in Eye-Opening Ways
- NVIDIA Puts Out Its OpenGL 4.0 Linux Driver
- Luckybackup: Linux backup made easy
- Using rsnapshot to back up and retain snapshots
ghacks.net: The trash (or “Recycle bin”) is a sane concept of our operating systems. A file sent to the trash can be recovered if the user realizes the file was still needed after all. Now, the problem is: when should you empty the trash?
kmandla.wordpress: Two things that I have failed to mention for quite a long time now — in fact, three things — are a dictionary and spellchecker for the console. If you write as much as I do, those two things are important, and not wisely left out.
mhr3.blogspot.com: It's been over 14 months the Awn and Awn Extras teams had interesting news, but the time has come to introduce our latest and so far greatest release.
computerworld.com (IDG): James Gosling, the creator of the Java programming language, has resigned from Oracle, he announced in a blog entry on Friday
linuxologist.com: Its no secret that Apple keeps its products held very closely in attempt to lock users in their own walled-garden. Managing iPhones & iPods (probably iPads too) on Linux is notoriously buggy, prone to many cryptic error messages, and generally not for the faint of heart. Libmobiledevice aims to change that.
kmandla.wordpress: Usually I focus on console programs that include an interface of some sort. But I need to get past that sometimes.
radar.oreilly.com: Brian Aker parted ways with the mainstream MySQL release, and with Sun Microsystems, when Sun was acquired by Oracle. In time for next week's MySQL Conference & Expo, Aker discussed a number of topics with us, including Oracle's motivations for buying Sun and the rise of NoSQL.