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DockerCon Showcases New Docker Release, Containers-as-a-Service Model

Friday 24th of June 2016 10:00:00 PM

In this slide show, eWEEK takes a look at some of the highlights of the DockerCon 16 conference.

Peppermint OS 7 Linux Distribution Officially Released Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Friday 24th of June 2016 09:00:00 PM

softpedia: Release highlights of Peppermint OS 7 include a new version of the well-known Ice Site Specific Browser framework

DAISY: A Linux-compatible text format for the visually impaired

Friday 24th of June 2016 08:00:00 PM

DAISY is a specialized text reader format that can be used for anything from textbooks to news articles.

Organize your movie and TV files with tinyMediaManager

Friday 24th of June 2016 07:00:00 PM

tinyMediaManager is an open source media management tool that generates video file metadata.

How to install SuPHP on CentOS 7.2

Friday 24th of June 2016 06:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: This improves the security of hosted websites as you can run the PHP scripts of each website under a different user.

Calibre 2.60 eBook Viewer Improves the Config Dialog for the Kobo Touch Driver

Friday 24th of June 2016 05:00:00 PM

New features implemented in the Calibre 2.60 release include an improved configuration dialog for the driver that handles Kobo Touch ebook readers

7-Way Linux Distribution Comparison For Summer 2016

Friday 24th of June 2016 03:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Given the recent releases of Fedora 24, Solus 1.2, and other GNU/Linux distribution updates, here is our latest performance testing roundabout of seven popular OS releases on the same Core i5 Skylake system.

Behind the new Fedora Developer Portal

Friday 24th of June 2016 02:00:00 PM

Fedora Magazine: The main purpose of the portal is to serve developers (surprise!).

Apache Libcloud: The open-source cloud library to link all clouds together

Friday 24th of June 2016 01:00:00 PM

ZDnet: Apache Libcloud, the leading cloud service interoperability library used by Amazon Web Services, Apache CloudStack, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, and VMware, has finally reached 1.0 status.

Astronomy for KDE

Friday 24th of June 2016 12:00:00 PM

LinuxJournal: Let's start with the KStars astronomy program.

7 open source terminal games for Linux

Friday 24th of June 2016 11:00:00 AM

Do you yearn for the days of text adventures?

7 dmesg Commands for Troubleshooting and Collecting Information of Linux Systems

Friday 24th of June 2016 06:00:00 AM

 tecmint: The 'dmesg' command displays the messages from the kernel ring buffer.

Techright's Roy Schestowitz on All Things Free Tech

Friday 24th of June 2016 02:00:00 AM

 FOSSforce: Do you love Microsoft? Dr. Roy Schestowitz doesn't.

Democratizing Docker: Changing Containers' Competitive Landscape

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 10:00:00 PM

eWEEK: Some new capabilities landed inside Docker that could create partner friction and more competition if not handled properly.

An Everyday Linux User Review Of PCLinuxOS MATE

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 09:00:00 PM

 EveryDayLinuxUser: PCLinuxOS was for me the first distribution which provided an easy to use installer

Cinnamon 3.0.6 Desktop Environment Brings Fixes for the Network Applet, Recorder

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 08:00:00 PM

Cinnamon 3.0.6 brings many improvements.

Flatpak Officially Released for Next-Generation, Standalone GNU/Linux Apps

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 07:00:00 PM

 softpedia: lookout Snappy, Flatpack wants to eat your lunch.

One-third of Azure virtual machines now run Linux

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 06:00:00 PM

 CIO: During his keynote at DockerCon in Seattle this week, Mark Russinovich CTO of Microsoft Azure said that the share of Azure virtual machines running Linux has grown from 25 percent to 33 percent in the past year.

Red Hat Grows 1Q17 Revenue to $568M as OpenStack Expectations Rise

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 04:00:00 PM

ServerWatch:Red Hat announced its first quarter fiscal 2017 earnings on June 22, once again renewing its top customers and growing the number of large deals.

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KaOS 2016.06 Moves the Distro to Linux Kernel 4.6, Adds Full-Disk Encryption

The developers of the KaOS Linux operating system have had the great pleasure of announcing the release and immediate availability for download of the KaOS 2016.06 ISO image with some very exciting goodies. First and foremost, the devs have decided to move the distribution from the long-term supported Linux 4.4 kernel series to Linux kernel 4.6, which makes it possible to fully automate the early microcode update. Furthermore, the default desktop environment has been migrated to the Beta of the upcoming KDE Plasma 5.7. Read more

Tiny Core Linux 7.2 Enters Development, First Release Candidate Is Out Now

The developers of one of the smallest GNU/Linux operating systems, Tiny Core, have announced that the next point release in the Tiny Core Linux 7 series, version 7.2, is now open for development. Tiny Core Linux 7.2 RC1 (Release Candidate 1) has been released today, June 25, 2016, and it lets early adopters and public testers get an early taste of what's coming to the final Tiny Core Linux 7.2 operating system in the coming weeks. Read more

Huawei CEO: Will keep using Android as long as it's open

He made the said comment in a Weibo post, where-in he also noted that Google's mobile OS has promoted the development of smartphones, which in turn has benefited consumers. Interestingly, he didn't say anything about whether or not Huawei is developing an in-house mobile OS - said to be called Kirin OS. His silence on the matter, though, can be taken as a confirmation of sorts, especially when his comment reflects the possibility of Google restricting the companies’ freedom with Android in future. Read more Also: Huawei CEO Comments On Rumors about its Independent OS