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Canonical Releases Snapcraft 2.35 with Support for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Solus

Sunday 19th of November 2017 07:50:11 AM
Two months in the works with more than 100 active contributors adding code to it, Canonical's Snapcraft Snap creator tool has been updated recently to version 2.35.

All the supercomputers in the world moved to Linux operating systems

Sunday 19th of November 2017 04:58:38 AM
Over the past six months operating systems based on Linux completely replaced the other OS and now are used on all 500 most powerful supercomputers.

Goodbye Apple, goodbye Microsoft... hello Linux

Sunday 19th of November 2017 02:07:05 AM
Linux is everywhere – and will free your computer from corporate clutches. Rival operating systems: most people are too busy to look beyond Windows (left) and macOS (right), but Linux (centre) is worth making time for.

How to Speed Up WordPress with Redis Caching

Saturday 18th of November 2017 10:21:32 PM
How to Speed Up WordPress with Redis Caching in few easy steps. Redis is an in-memory database which can be used as a data store or cache.

Akademy 2018 - Vienna, Austria - 11-17 August

Saturday 18th of November 2017 08:32:53 PM
Vienna Calling! This is not only a song by the famous austrian singer Falco, but could also the motto for next years Akademy.In 2018 Akademy will be held at the University of Technology (TU Wien) in Vienna, Austria, from Saturday 11th to Friday 17th August.

Snaps Are Coming to Ubuntu 18.04 by Default, Kubuntu Could Also Adopt Them

Saturday 18th of November 2017 06:44:14 PM
Mark Shuttleworth's all-snap Ubuntu system dream is soon becoming a reality as the Ubuntu developers are currently discussing a strategy to bring Snaps by default in the upcoming release, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.

Top 5: Fortran turns 60, AutoCAD alternatives, and more

Saturday 18th of November 2017 04:55:36 PM
This week, we look at Fortran at 60, open source CAD programs, programming-friendly fonts, and more.

This Week in Open Source: Linux Demonstrates Superpowers With Supercomputer Domination & More

Saturday 18th of November 2017 03:06:57 PM
This week in open source/Linux news, Linux not powers the vast majority of the world's supercomputers, Hyperledger is set apart from hype, and more.

KDE Applications 17.12 Linux Software Stack Ports More Apps to KDE Frameworks 5

Saturday 18th of November 2017 01:18:18 PM
The KDE Project today released the beta version of its upcoming KDE Applications 17.12 open-source software suite for GNU/Linux operating systems.

A Beginner's Introduction to Linux

Saturday 18th of November 2017 11:29:39 AM
Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux. You’ll embrace a plethora of free open source software, with more choices than you could possibly imagine. There are hundreds of actively-maintained Linux distributions, dozens of different desktop environments, and tens of thousands of open source applications covering the whole gamut: games, multimedia and graphics tools, internet apps, utilities, development environments, and much more.

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 Gains AWS Service Broker Integration

Saturday 18th of November 2017 09:41:01 AM
Red Hat released the latest iteration of its container orchestration and management platform on Nov. 16 with the general availability of OpenShift 3.7. Among the new capabilities that have landed in OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 is AWS Service Broker integration, Service catalog, template broker and a preview of Prometheus container monitoring

How to Easily Remember Linux Commands

Saturday 18th of November 2017 07:52:22 AM
It can be so difficult for new users to remember Linux commands that they need to fully utilize their system. These tricks make it easier to do so.

Raspberry Pi CM3 arrives on PC/104… sort of

Saturday 18th of November 2017 06:03:43 AM
Crowd Supply is hosting a “Pi/104” carrier for the RPi Compute Module 3 featuring PC/104 OneBank expansion, a 40-pin RPi header, and -25 to 80°C support. Here’s something we haven’t seen before. Developer Adam Parker has launched a stackable PC/104 form factor carrier board on Crowd Supply designed to work with the Linux-driven Raspberry Pi […]

CNCF Wants You to Use 'Certified Kubernetes'

Saturday 18th of November 2017 04:15:04 AM
The foundation, which controls development of Kubernetes, was able to get 36 member organization to agree to a set of standards for the container orchestration platform. Kubernetes has already become the standard for container management, and this new agreement makes sure that Kubernetes always means what admins and DevOps think it means, regardless of vendor.

Impostor syndrome and individual competence

Saturday 18th of November 2017 02:26:26 AM
If you've ever had "that sick, sad, cold, wet feeling that you have no idea what you're doing, you're going to get caught, and it's all going to be terrible," you're may be experiencing imposter syndrome, says Jessica Rose, a former teacher and a self-taught technologist.read more

Raspberry Digital Signage 10

Saturday 18th of November 2017 12:37:48 AM
Marco Buratto has released Raspberry Digital Signage 10.0 today. The underlying operating system has been moved to Raspbian Stretch; the overall performance is sensibly better and HTML5 videos play a lot smoother.

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Linux Mint 18.3 “Sylvia” KDE and Xfce

  • Linux Mint 18.3 “Sylvia” KDE released!
    Linux Mint 18.3 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2021. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use.
  • Linux Mint 18.3 “Sylvia” Xfce released!
    Linux Mint 18.3 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2021. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use.

Kdenlive 17.12.0 released

We are happy to announce the latest Kdenlive version, part of the KDE Applications 17.12 release, making it the last major release using the current code base. This is a maintenance release focused on stability, while feature development is going in next year’s 18.04 version. Proxy clips were given some attention and should give you better seeking experience as well as reduced memory usage for images. Other fixes include fixes in timeline preview, a crash when using a Library clip and smoother seeking on rewind playback. Read more

Systemd 236 Brings Support For LUKS2 Encrypted Partitions, New Options

Lennart Poettering has announced the release of systemd 236 as the init system's final release of 2017. Systemd 236 is another significant feature release and includes support for the LUKS2 on-disk format for encrypted partitions, bootctl list can now list all available boot menu options, improved cgroup option, various systemd-networkd networking improvements, support for setting the initial keyboard mapping systemd-firstboot, several new systemd-resolve command line arguments, and other minor improvements throughout the systemd landscape. Read more

Red Hat: 5 focal points for Kubernetes

Linux runs the containers and manages resources and security. The container runtime manages host-level instantiation and resource assignment (for example Docker or CRI-O). IT departments can use Kubernetes to: Read more