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Targeting Huawei: NSA Spied on Chinese Government and Networking Firm

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 6:29pm
The American government conducted a major intelligence offensive against China, with targets including the Chinese government and networking company Huawei, according to documents from former NSA worker Edward Snowden... As justification for targeting the company, an NSA document claims that "many of our targets communicate over Huawei produced products, we want to make sure that we know how to exploit these products."

Preview of the Fedora Project in Google Summer of Code 2014

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 4:35pm
Contributors are one of the most important assets for volunteer-led Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) projects. With this dynamic in mind, the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) program provides a way for university students to explore open source projects and work with their contributors during the summer.

How To Add PPP Kernel Support To OpenVZ Containers

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 2:40pm
How To Add PPP Kernel Support To OpenVZ ContainersIf you are trying to build a VPN tunnel from within an OpenVZ container to some other system, you will most likely get the error message /usr/sbin/pppd: Sorry - this system lacks PPP kernel support. This tutorial explains how you can add PPP kernel support to your OpenVZ container so that you can start VPN connections from your container.

More info on the Linux User Raspberry Jam

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 12:46pm
We reveal some of the people and things you'll be able to see at the Linux User Raspberry Jam on 5 April in Poole, Dorset

SparkyLinux 3.3.1 Base is out

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 10:51am
An update of iso image of SparkyLinux 3.3.1 Base Edition is out.

How to Dump Files in Individual Folders

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 8:57am
While installing the Boxee+ hack on my media center I found out that all my movies needed to be saved in individual folders of the same name. This needs to be done for Boxee+ and XBMC to display fanart. With thousands of files, this was going to be a huge manual task. After searching for a tool to complete this task I decided to make one.

Android-based touchscreen router does home automation

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 7:03am
A Kickstarter project called Soap combines router and home automation features in a quad-core, Android-based tablet with 802.11ac, ZigBee, Z-Wave, and BLE. The Soap project has already surpassed its $80,000 funding goals, and there are still some packages left at discounted prices until the campaign closes Mar. 23 at 10:34 AM EDT. The touchscreen-enabled Soap […]

Fedora Present and Future: a Fedora.next 2014 Update (Part I, “Why?”)

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 5:08am
In February, I gave a talk at DevConf in the Czech Republic about Fedora.next — background on where it came from, what problems it’s trying to solve, what we are […]

Planetary Annihilation RTS Major Updates, New Linux Gameplay Video

Sun, 23/03/2014 - 3:14am
Planetary Annihilation has some more spit and polish now as they work through their Gamma phase of development, they have recently improved art, the lobby, the AI and more!