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With Porteus in Your Pocket, You're Good to Go

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linuxinsider.com: I boot into my Porteus sessions from a USB drive that holds not only the Porteus OS but all of the software modules that I added and all of the OS settings, so I have a uniform user experience on every computer I borrow to run Porteus Linux.

Wet Pi : The Water Cooled Raspberry Pi

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Hardware
  • Wet Pi : The Water Cooled Raspberry Pi
  • How I Use My Raspberry Pi
  • Build your own supercomputer: First $99 Parallella boards ship
  • IBM unveils new “mainframe for the rest of us”
  • Where are other Linux-based tablets?

Does the NSA's SE Linux code need a review?

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Software
Security

itwire.com: In the wake of the recent revelations that America's National Security Agency is spying on all and sundry, is it time for the Linux community to take another good, hard look at the NSA-developed Security Enhanced Linux?

Fedora Open Badges (Badgers)

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linuxgrrl.com: So you might be aware of an ongoing project to create and deploy an open badge system to reward contributors for doing cool stuff across Fedora. (What are open badges? You can read about them in detail at openbadges.org; the short of it is that it’s an open infrastructure/standard for awarding people digital badges for achievements.)

Adventues in upgrading to Fedora 19 using ‘fedup’

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rajeeshknambiar.wordpress: So… after upgrading Fedora 18 installation to Fedora 19 (using DVD ISO image) via 'fedup' tool which was quite event-less* (not quite, read below); decided to upgrade second laptop running Fedora 17 to 19 directly using network (note that F17->F19 upgrade is not supported, IIRC).

Samsung Accidentally Leaked The exFAT Linux Driver

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Microsoft
Software

phoronix.com: Last month there was news of a native Linux driver for Microsoft's exFAT file-system. It turns out that the driver wasn't developed through any clean-room reverse-engineering but was rather the apparent rebadging of a Samsung exFAT driver for Linux.

Torvalds will be on keynote panel at LinuxCon

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muktware.com: The Linux Foundation has announced the schedule and program for LinuxCon and CloudOpen North America events which take place in New Orleans, La., September 16-18, 2013.

Keeping the majority happy

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Gentoo

blogs.gentoo.org: One of the major problems that I have faced in Gentoo is that whatever I was doing on a larger scale made some people really unhappy. I would even say that the specifics of Gentoo make it even possible for users to get outraged by a few files they don’t like having installed.

Mageia 4 in the Works

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ostatic.com: Mageia 3 was released in May and after a "postmortem," plans for Mageia 4 have begun. The development and release schedule are in place and some interesting feature proposals have emerged. A couple have been proposed before, but others are new ideas.

Get a Chromebook-like platform on your Ubuntu desktop with Jolicloud

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Software

techrepublic.com: You can bring the simplicity of Chromebooks to your Ubuntu desktop by installing Jolicloud. Jack Wallen tells you why it's good for multi-user environments and how to get it.

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