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Amazon Web Services Aims for More Open Source Involvement

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 02:00:00 PM By building their infrastructure with open source software and charging other sellers to use their unused infrastructure, Amazon could cover the up front cost of data center development.

CAINE Linux Distribution Helps Investigators With Forensic Analysis

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 01:00:00 PM

eWEEK: The CAINE 6.0 "Dark Matter" operating system was first released on Oct. 7 and includes new and updated applications to help forensics investigators.

Wind River Linux taps Yocto 1.7 and adds binary option

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 12:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Intel subsidiary Wind River announced a new version of Wind River Linux based on Yocto Project 1.7 code, and featuring new binary deployment and security assessment options.

Linux Top 3: CAINE 6, VyOS 1.1 and 4MLinux 10

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 11:00:00 AM

LinuxPlanet: VyOS is another interesting Linux distribution with a new release out this past week.

Linux Foundation Dronecode Project Takes Flight

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 06:00:00 AM

eWEEK: Open-source collaboration project leverages embedded Linux in a bid to open up umanned aerial vehicles devices to development.

Can GNOME Make a Comeback?

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 02:00:00 AM

Datamation: GNOME has dwindled far from its former glory. Regaining dominance depends overcoming its image problem.

How To Configure SSL In Tomcat

Monday 13th of October 2014 10:00:00 PM

 website-security: Use SSL to secure the communication to and from your Tomcat servlet container.

An Everyday Linux User Review Of SparkyLinux Gameover Edition

Monday 13th of October 2014 09:00:00 PM

 EveryDayLinuxUser: SparkyLinux Gameover Edition is 4 gigabytes worth of gaming heaven with emulators for all the classic console

How to burn an ISO or NRG image to a DVD from the command line on Linux

Monday 13th of October 2014 08:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: The two most popular formats for image files are ISO (.iso file extension) and NRG (.nrg file extension).

VeraCrypt a Worthy TrueCrypt Alternative

Monday 13th of October 2014 07:00:00 PM

 eSecurityPlanet: A fork of TrueCrypt's code, VeraCrypt strengthens the open source encryption software's transformation process and addresses other weaknesses.

3.8 Million Raspberry Pi Linux Computers Sold - Oh My!

Monday 13th of October 2014 06:00:00 PM

InternetNews: From the 'Little Computer that Could' files

Mojang's Scrolls Now Has An Experimental Linux Build

Monday 13th of October 2014 05:00:00 PM

 GamingOnLinux: Scrolls is the next game from Minecraft studio Mojang that promised Linux support back in 2012.

How to monitor and troubleshoot a Linux server using sysdig

Monday 13th of October 2014 04:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: What is the first thing that comes to mind when you need to track system calls made and received by a process?

How to replace Shorewall with FirewallD on ROSA Desktop Fresh R4

Monday 13th of October 2014 03:00:00 PM

 LinuxBSDos: This tutorial show how to replace it with FirewallD, a firewall application with support for network zones (also IP zones).

OpenStack Juno Cloud Features Trove Database-as-a-Service Updates

Monday 13th of October 2014 02:00:00 PM

eWEEK: The upcoming open-source OpenStack Juno cloud platform will now support more databases and database features.

Debian leader says users can continue with SysVinit

Monday 13th of October 2014 01:00:00 PM

 itwire: Users of Debian GNU/Linux will be able to continue using SysVinit as their init system

Ubuntu's Unity Turns 4, Happy Birthday!

Monday 13th of October 2014 12:00:00 PM

 softpedia: Unity is the default desktop environment in Ubuntu and it's been around for four years now

Epiphany Web Review

Monday 13th of October 2014 11:00:00 AM

LinuxUser&Developer: The brand new replacement browser for the Raspi is based on the little known GNOME web browser: Epiphany

Google launches ‘Standalone’ Hangouts app, use it on Linux

Monday 13th of October 2014 05:00:00 AM

The Mukt: Google has some great services such as Photos, Hangout but they are suffering under Google + umbrella.

What's Happening above Your Head?

Monday 13th of October 2014 01:00:00 AM

LinuxJournal: In this article, I look at one of the tools available to help you track the satellites that are whizzing around the Earth: Gpredict.

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