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How to install Arch Linux on VirtualBox

7 hours 28 min ago

Installing Arch is (virtually) easy.

What to do when people start hacking your culture

8 hours 28 min ago

opensource.com: When organizational rules exist, people will try to game them.

How does the PocketCHIP compare to the Raspberry Pi?

9 hours 28 min ago

Aside from the keyboard, the PocketCHIP is exactly what it appears to be, an ultraportable, pure-Linux machine.

How to perform pattern search in files using Grep

10 hours 28 min ago

HowToForge: This article focuses on some advanced features of the grep command like case insensitive search.

Stacer - A Linux System Optimizer You've Been Waiting For

11 hours 28 min ago

 FOSSmint: Stacer is one such app created to better optimize your Linux PC i

Linux From Scratch 8.0 Released, Adding Major Changes

12 hours 28 min ago

FOSSpost: Linux From Scratch is a book which can be used to build an independent Linux distribution which doesn't use any other Linux distribution as a base.

Reptyr - Move A Running Process From One Terminal To Another Without Closing It

13 hours 28 min ago

Reptyr is a simple commandline utility that allows you to move a running process from one Terminal to another without closing it.

Manjaro ARM to shut down

14 hours 28 min ago

techphylum: Manjaro ARM was built for ARM embedded devices and was doing a great job

How to set rsync speed limit from eating all bandwidth with bwlimit option

15 hours 28 min ago

Nixcraft:  How do I set a limit for file transfer speed of rsync command on Linux or Unix-like system?

A Look at Ubuntu MATE 16.04.2 LTS for Raspberry Pi

16 hours 28 min ago

piboards: There is a lot of good work and potential in the latest Ubuntu MATE image for the Raspberry Pi.

Make Unity Look Like Chrome OS With a Tint2 Theme

17 hours 28 min ago

Tint2 (formerly a panel app,) is a light-poids taskbar for Linux desktops with a large variety of configuration options

Open Data Policies Necessary for Open Government

18 hours 28 min ago

Open data is an important concept at Code for America, which addresses the widening gap between the public and private sectors in their effective use of technology and design.

Entroware Launches Ubuntu-Powered Aether Laptop with Intel Kaby Lake CPUs

Monday 27th of February 2017 06:00:00 AM

Meet Entroware Aether, a slim and fast laptop powered by Intel's 7th generation Kaby Lake processors that are perfect for all of your daily computing tasks.

New Open Source License Compatibility Company Debuts with a Bang

Monday 27th of February 2017 02:00:00 AM

When I heard about FOSSA, my first thought was, "Don't Black Duck and Palamida already have the FOSS license compatibility thing pretty well sewed up?

Nuclear - An Electron-Based Music Streaming App for Linux

Sunday 26th of February 2017 10:00:00 PM

Nuclear is a beautifully designed Open Source multiplatform music streaming app that fetches media content from multiple online sources including YouTube and last.fm.

Peruse: A Comic Book Reader for Linux Desktops

Sunday 26th of February 2017 06:00:00 PM

Peruse is an Open Source comic book reader developed by the KDE team to simplify reading comic books on your KDE desktop environment

Peek - Create a Animated GIF Recorder in Linux

Sunday 26th of February 2017 02:00:00 PM

Simple way to create a animated gif image using peek.

Top 3 machine learning libraries for Python

Sunday 26th of February 2017 02:00:00 AM

Learn about three of the most popular machine learning libraries for Python.

Tying together the many open source projects in networking

Saturday 25th of February 2017 10:00:00 PM

Heather Kirksey, who heads up the Open Platform for Network Functions Virtualization (OPNFV) project, talks with Gordon Haff.

Which is the best programming language for beginners?

Saturday 25th of February 2017 06:00:00 PM

What is the best language for a budding programmer to get their start with?

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Jolla inks exclusive license to kick-start its Android alternative in China

Mobile OS maker Jolla, whose Sailfish platform remains one of the few smartphone alternatives in play these days, has signed an exclusive license to a Chinese consortium to develop a Sailfish-based OS for the country. Jolla says the Chinese consortium will be aiming to invest $250M in developing a Sailfish ecosystem for the country, though it’s not specifying exactly is backing the consortia at this point, nor over what timeframe the investment will happen — beyond saying one of its early investors, a local private equity investor Shan Li, will take a “leading role” in building it up. “There are very big players behind it,” Jolla chairman Antti Saarnio tells TechCrunch, speaking ahead of a press conference held to announce the news here at the Mobile World Congress tradeshow in Barcelona. Read more

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