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Tips and resources for learning Kubernetes

Friday 29th of December 2017 03:22:33 PM
If you read Kubernetes' description—"an open source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications" —you may think that getting started with Kubernetes is quite a daunting feat. But there are a number of great resources out there that make it easier to learn this container orchestration system.read more

Chromebooks Will Soon Support Parallel Android Apps with the Chrome OS 64 Update

Friday 29th of December 2017 01:33:54 PM
Google is reportedly bringing support for running multiple Android apps simultaneously on Chromebooks with an upcoming update of their Chrome OS Linux-based operating system.

Container Basics: Terms You Need to Know

Friday 29th of December 2017 11:45:15 AM
In the previous article, we talked about what containers are and how they breed innovation and help companies move faster. And, in the following articles in this series, we will discuss how to use them. Before we dive more deeply into the topic, however, we need to understand some of the terms and commands used in the container world. Without a confident grasp of this terminology, things could get confusing.

The KDE Community in 2017

Friday 29th of December 2017 09:56:36 AM
It's the time of year for recaps. We already talked about the advancements in KDE's software, and it makes sense we talk about that first. To many people and for many years, "KDE" was synonymous with a desktop environment and its applications. That is, KDE was its software.

Dual Boot Ubuntu And Arch Linux

Friday 29th of December 2017 08:07:57 AM
?Dual booting Ubuntu and Arch Linux is not as easy as it sounds, however, I’ll make the process as easy as possible with much clarity. First, we will need to install Ubuntu then Arch Linux since it's much easier configuring the Ubuntu grub to be able to dual boot Ubuntu and Arch Linux.

How to Create and Delete User on Ubuntu 16.04

Friday 29th of December 2017 06:19:18 AM
We will show you how to create and delete a user on Ubuntu 16.04. By default, when your server is created for the first time, only a root user account is created. This root account has access to all the files and commands on the system.

Top 10 Microsoft Visio Alternatives for Linux

Friday 29th of December 2017 04:30:39 AM
If you are looking for a good Visio viewer in Linux, here are some alternatives to Microsoft Visio that you can use in Linux.

Linux wc Command Explained for Beginners (6 Examples)

Friday 29th of December 2017 02:42:01 AM
While working on the command line, sometimes you may want to access the number of words, byte counts, or even newlines in a file. If you are looking for a tool to do this, you'll be glad to know that in Linux, there exists a command line utility - dubbed wc.

New ibm linux-only mainframe delivers breakthrough security for next-gen applications

Friday 29th of December 2017 12:53:22 AM
A key feature of the new LinuxONE Emperor II, IBM Secure Service Container is an exclusive LinuxONE technology that represents a significant leap forward in data privacy and security capabilities. Last year, more than four billion data records were lost or stolen, a 556 percent increase over 2015 1.

2017 Year in Review: Kubernetes Enables the Multi-Cloud World

Thursday 28th of December 2017 11:04:43 PM
2017 was a transformational year for the open-source Kubernetes container orchestration project, which is now supported on all three major public cloud providers. Kubernetes is an open-source project that provides container orchestration, deployment and management capabilities.

Linux Lite 3.8 Is the Last One to Be Released for Series 3, Coming February 1

Thursday 28th of December 2017 09:16:05 PM
Linux Lite creator Jerry Bezencon announced today the availability of the first Beta release of the upcoming Linux Lite 3.8 GNU/Linux distribution.

Rugged Type 7 COM jumps on Atom C3000

Thursday 28th of December 2017 04:11:15 PM
Adlink’s Linux ready “Express-DN7” is a Type 7 module with an up to 16-core Atom C3000 SoC, 4x 10GBASE-KR ports, PTP, and a new Express-BASE7 carrier. The first COM Express Type 7 modules, including Adlink’s Express-BD7, launched with 5th “Gen Broadwell” Pentium and Xeon processors.

Ice station Linux

Thursday 28th of December 2017 02:22:36 PM
Satish Chetty describes how he designed a Linux-based science station to measure Arctic sea ice melt — and faced obstacles ranging from 40ºC temps to polar bears. Developing an embedded system for remote field duty is hard enough, but what if you had to contend with -40ºC temperatures, high winds, ice-encased cables, and attacks from […]

Best of 2017: articles for desktop users

Thursday 28th of December 2017 12:33:57 PM
It has been a full year here at the Fedora Magazine, and now it is nearing its end, we are looking back at some of the awesome content from our contributors. We feature many articles throughout the year that are focused on users that use Fedora as a Desktop OS. Here are some of the best articles from our contributors that are useful for Fedora Workstation users.

Top 10 Most Popular Linux Distributions of 2017

Thursday 28th of December 2017 10:45:18 AM
As the year 2017 comes to an end, it’s time to find out which Linux distributions are most popular. However, the news of the Linux world at the Desktop level was not very surprising, while in the segment of Internet of Things, Blockchain and Cloud, Linux has been one of the systems in the spotlight. Here’s top 10 most popular linux distributions in 2017

Whitehouse.gov Moves from Drupal to WordPress in CMS Shift

Thursday 28th of December 2017 08:56:39 AM
Whitehouse decides that its time to change its underlying content management system in a cost-saving move. According to a report in the Washington Examiner, the move to WordPress is all about cost saving, with the relaunched site saving U.S. taxpayers an estimated $3 million a year.

Best Programming Languages To Learn In 2018

Thursday 28th of December 2017 07:08:00 AM
Programming is growing as one of the most sought-after profession unlike olden times when software making was limited to just a handful of programming languages. Today we have a large variety of choices when it comes to programming languages. With the cross-platform support growing, most programming languages can be used for multiple tasks. Here let us have a look at some programming languages that you might want to learn in 2018 if you have not already.

Customizing a Linux System for an Autonomous Arctic Monitoring Station

Thursday 28th of December 2017 05:19:21 AM
Developing an embedded system for remote field duty is hard enough, but what if you had to contend with -40ºC temperatures, high winds, ice-encased cables, and attacks from Arctic wildlife? These are just some of the harsh realities faced by the developers of a Linux-driven sensor buoy deployed on the sea ice off the north coast of Alaska.

Eelo: Gaël Duval’s Open Source, Privacy Respecting Android Phone Clone

Thursday 28th of December 2017 03:30:43 AM
Are you ready for a new operating system for your Android phone? An operating system that's totally free and that's main purpose isn't to get you to consume? How about an operating system that, although based on Android, brings to the table some of the best aspects of Linux -- like (eventually) it's own repository of apps? Well, get ready, Gaël Duval is working to bring eelo to the table.

Why Are Alphabets On A Keyboard Jumbled?

Thursday 28th of December 2017 01:13:29 AM
For Once at least in your life, you must have asked yourself ‘Why are the Alphabets on a keyboard Jumbled?’. You are not alone as there are many of us who feel that we should have gone simply in alphabetical order.

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