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The Complete Guide For Dual Booting Ubuntu And Windows 8.1

Monday 8th of December 2014 05:05:49 PM
This guide shows how to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8.1. It is an update to my original guide, as time has moved on and things have become a little easier.

14 top data recovery softwares for Linux

Monday 8th of December 2014 04:08:38 PM
Data recovery is the process of salvaging and handling the data through the data from damaged, failed, corrupted, or inaccessible secondary storage media when it cannot be accessed normally. Often the data are being salvaged from storage media such as internal or external hard disk drives, solid-state drives (SSD), USB flash drive, storage tapes, CDs, DVDs, RAID, and other electronics. Recovery may be required due to physical damage to the storage device or logical damage to the file system that prevents it from being mounted by the host operating system (OS).

How to use Evernote from the command line on Linux

Monday 8th of December 2014 03:11:27 PM
This week let's continue our journey into the depth of the Linux command line to manage and organize information. After managing your personal expenses from the command line, I propose you to manage your notes from the command line, in particular, when your notes are stored in Evernote. In case you have never heard about […]Continue reading...The post How to use Evernote from the command line on Linux appeared first on Xmodulo.Related FAQs:How to access Dropbox from the command line in Linux How to speed up directory navigation in a Linux terminal How to access SoundCloud from the command line in Linux How to manage DigitalOcean VPS droplets from the command line on Linux What are useful CLI tools for Linux system admins

Linus Torvalds releases Linux 3.18 as 3.17 wobbles

Monday 8th of December 2014 02:14:16 PM
Seven release candidates is enoughLinus Torvalds has pressed the go button for a new release of his eponymous operating system.…

Tinkering with the Raspberry Pi A+

Monday 8th of December 2014 01:17:05 PM
The Raspberry Pi team is on fire (in a good way), making new Raspberry Pi models faster than we can review them.Eben Upton, Raspberry Pi Founder and CEO of Raspberry Pi's engineering team, recently announced the new Raspberry Pi A+ more

MakuluLinux 7.0 Xfce Screenshot Tour

Monday 8th of December 2014 09:57:28 AM
Here is it, ladies and gentleman, this is what you have been waiting for, the fastest and most beautiful Xfce on the whole planet. Thought only true love could make you weak in the knees? Wait till you fire up this baby. There is a reason this version is code-named 'the concorde' or 'the bullet' as I have come to know it. I have drawn on all my experience and instinct as a Linux developer and pushed the limits and boundaries on this edition. This build has even surpassed my own expectations when I started working on it. So let's get into the release notes and look what's inside the box: MakuluLinux Xfce 7.0 was built from the ground up; based on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS PAE 3.13 i686 Linux kernel, 5 year support life; a blend of Xfce 4.10 and 4.11 packages.

OpenStack welcomes you to the software-defined economy

Monday 8th of December 2014 08:03:06 AM
The IT revolution is here and OpenStack cloud leadership believes it's being driven by the cloud, the bring-your-own-device movement, and open-source software.

Docker: Here, take the wheel - now YOU can run your own containers

Monday 8th of December 2014 06:08:44 AM
New tool lets you grab your Dockers in the privacy of your own firewall. DockerCon EU Docker is all the rage among hip startups and early adopters, but Docker the company would like to get its tech into enterprises, too – which is why it's working on adapting its hosted Docker Hub service into a product specifically targeting large business customers.…

Who are the OpenStack Ambassadors?

Monday 8th of December 2014 04:14:22 AM
Some open source communities form organically, forged by a common goal of users and developers working together to solve similar problems. But every project could benefit from having a few people dedicated to fostering leadership to make sure that the community around the project is as robust and sustainable as the project more

OpenSUSE 13.2 GNOME Edition : Video Overview and Screenshot Tours

Monday 8th of December 2014 02:20:00 AM
OpenSUSE 13.2 has been released and announced by The openSUSE Project Developer, it now available to download and install on you computer. In addition include KDE as default desktop, this release openSUSE Project Developer also include the latest GNOME 3.14 as desktop environment.

How to upgrade from Linux Mint 17 to 17.1

Monday 8th of December 2014 12:25:38 AM
It is now possible to upgrade the Cinnamon and MATE editions of Linux Mint 17 to version 17.1.

140 wallpapers for Android inspired by Google’s Material Design

Sunday 7th of December 2014 10:31:16 PM
Brian Parkerson on Google+ has shared 140 wallpapers for Android that are based on Google’s Material Design. There’s quite a lot to choose from if you’re a fan of Material Design.

Microsoft ends its patent-fueled Nook deal

Sunday 7th of December 2014 08:36:54 PM
Suspicious minds might think that Microsoft cut the deal just to shut Barnes and Noble up about the patent issues involved. After all, it would have been very tough for a company like Barnes and Noble to say no to $300 million dollars from Microsoft.

Awarding graduate students for open source study

Sunday 7th of December 2014 05:06:30 PM
Univention presents their annual Graduate Prize for dissertations dealing with applicable and in ­demand open source solutions. The winner of the Univention Graduate Prize will receive $2,500 USD. Univention is a leading supplier of open source products for the operation and management of IT infrastructures.In 2008, Univention decided to create an annual prize to encourage students from a wide range of backgrounds to investigate a variety of aspects of open source software. Since then, submissions from students have been on information technology, the humanities, and social sciences. And, dissertations have dealt with applicable and in ­demand open source more

Configurable Menu: Install the best menu for Linux Mint 17/17.1 Cinnamon

Sunday 7th of December 2014 03:12:08 PM
Configurable Menu is one of the best applet’s I’ve found in Linux Mint Cinnamon. I’ve been using it for about three weeks on Linux Mint 17 installed on my laptop. And I’ve just installed it on a test installation of Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon in VMware.

Marines swap Microsoft for Linux OS on Northrop Grumman radar

Sunday 7th of December 2014 01:17:46 PM
Just weeks after Northrop Grumman got approval to begin building a new breed of mobile radar systems for the Marine Corps, the Corps has asked the defense contractor in Linthicum to change the operating system.

Stephen Hawkings speech system, White House playbook, and more

Sunday 7th of December 2014 11:23:24 AM
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at open source speech system from Stephen Hawking, Docker getting a competitor called Rocket, the White House playbook, and more!

Cloud 5: Amazon ups price war ante, Microsoft talks cloud and OpenStack dominates

Sunday 7th of December 2014 09:29:02 AM
This week, we look at Amazon firing the latest volley in the cloud pricing wars, Microsoft talking cloud at its shareholder meeting and using the heat from cloud servers to heat and cool buildings.

Valve and Steam broadcasting, Dolphin emulator, and more

Sunday 7th of December 2014 07:34:40 AM
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Steam Broadcasting beta, the open source Dolphin emulator, QEMU's advent calendar, and game releases for more

Top 5 articles of the week: The Linux philosophy, ownCloud integration, and more

Sunday 7th of December 2014 05:40:18 AM
Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you the best of last week's open source news and stories on This week: December 1 - 5, 2014.

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Sdparm & ddpt Linux Disk Utilities Updated

For those out of the loop, sdparm allows for setting and getting SCSI device parameters. The ddpt utility is yet another spin-off of dd but with extra features regarding storage control. Both ddpt and sdparm work on not only Linux but also BSDs, Solaris, and even Windows. Read more