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Google's Linux-Based Chrome OS Now Officially Supports Virtual Workspaces

Wednesday 6th of November 2019 03:36:18 AM
Google announced today that its Linux-based Chrome OS operating system for Chromebooks now finally supports virtual workspaces with the latest release.

Conquering documentation challenges on a massive project

Wednesday 6th of November 2019 02:34:46 AM
Given the recent surge in popularity of open source data science projects like pandas, NumPy, and Matplotlib, it’s probably no surprise that the increased level of interest is generating user complaints about documentation. To help shed light on what’s at stake, we talked to someone who knows a lot about the subject: Thomas Caswell, the lead developer of Matplotlib.read more

Admin 101: Apache survival basics

Wednesday 6th of November 2019 01:33:14 AM
Here's a quick Apache administration rundown for when you get thrown an Apache server to suddenly maintain at work.

How to Add User to Sudoers in Debian

Wednesday 6th of November 2019 12:31:42 AM
sudo is a command-line utility that allows trusted users to run commands as another user, by default root.

Open by nature: What building a platform for activists taught me about playful development

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 11:30:10 PM
"Open" isn't just a way we can build software. It's an attitude we can adopt toward anything we do.And when we adopt it, we can move mountains.read more

How SSH establishes secure communication

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 10:15:50 PM
Curious about how SSH establishes secure communication between two systems? We're here to help!

Doppler - A Zero Configuration Remote Monitoring Tool

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 09:01:30 PM
Doppler is a zero configuration remote monitoring tool for Linux systems. Doppler is lightweight tool and it doesn't require any additional configuration.

My first contribution to open source: Making a decision

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 07:47:09 PM
Previously, I put a lot of blame on impostor syndrome for delaying my first open source contribution. But there was another factor that I can’t ignore: I can’t make a decision to save my life. And with millions of open source projects to choose from, choosing one to contribute to is overwhelming.read more

How to Find Out Top Memory Consuming Processes in Linux

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 06:32:49 PM
This tutorial allows you to discover the top memory consumption processes on Linux.

How to Install and Use a Vulnerability Scanner in Linux

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 05:18:29 PM
This tutorial shows how to install OpenVas, an open-source vulnerability scanner for Linux, and then run your first vulnerability scan.

The 10 Best Linux Books To Read in 2019

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 04:04:09 PM
Linux has become a go-to operating system for much larger platforms, such as servers, supercomputers, and cloud computing, as well as the small, handy devices we keep on our persons at all times; smartphones.There are loads of Linux books on the market today, covering a wide range of skill levels, many of which may not suit your unique situation. We’ve comprised this years top 10 best Linux books, sorted from beginner to expert...

System76 introduces laptops with open source BIOS coreboot

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 02:49:49 PM
In mid-October, System76 made an exciting announcement for open source hardware fans: It would soon begin shipping two of its laptop models, Galago Pro and Darter Pro, with the open source BIOS coreboot.read more

KDE Plasma 5.17 Released

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 01:35:29 PM
Plasma is the desktop environment for people who want modern looking, customizable, and want new features every now and then.

Training and certification for Linux system administrators

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 12:21:09 PM
What training and certification opportunities should you seek as a Linux system administrator? Which ones should you look for if you want to hire a Linux system administrator? There are answers.

Hypervisor comeback, Linus says no and reads email, and more industry trends

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 11:06:49 AM
As part of my role as a senior product marketing manager at an enterprise software company with an open source development model, I publish a regular update about open source community, market, and industry trends for product marketers, managers, and other influencers. Here are five of my and their favorite articles from that update.

Modular, open source automation controller runs on Raspberry Pi CM3

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 09:52:28 AM
A modular, open-spec “YABA DesktopBox” controller and IoT gateway has launched on Indiegogo with an RPi CM3 based control board and an Arduino based analog and digital I/O board. A USB 3.1 backplane supports LVDS/EtherCAT and I2C buses. A startup called YABA (Yet Another Backplane Architecture) based in Italy and Latvia has gone to Indiegogo […]

Google Outs Android Security Patch for November 2019, 38 Vulnerabilities Fixed

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 08:38:08 AM
Google has released today the Android Security Patch for November 2019 to address various security vulnerabilities and fix bugs in its latest Android 10 mobile operating system.

How to create a user in Ubuntu/Debian: ‘useradd’ command usage, a beginner’s guide

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 07:23:48 AM
The ‘useradd’ command in linux is a popular tool used to create or add user accounts.Much like the command ‘usermod’, the ‘useradd’ command affects many files when it is invoked to create a new user account, namely, /etc/shadow, /etc/passwd, /etc/gshadow , /etc/login.defs, /etc/group

How To Set Upstream Branch on Git

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 06:09:28 AM
When cloning a Git repository or creating new feature branches, you will have to set upstream branches in order to work properly. But what are upstream branches? Upstream branches are closely associated with remote branches. Upstream branches define the branch tracked on the remote repository by your local remote branch (also called the remote tracking branch)...

How to Install Conky System Monitor and Conky Manager on Debian 10

Tuesday 5th of November 2019 04:55:07 AM
Conky is a system monitor for X originally based on torsmo. In this article, we will explain how you can install the Conky utility and the Conky Manager application through the Debian command line.