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How to Recover a Deleted File in Linux

Thursday 10th of November 2016 07:00:00 AM

 tecmint: In this article we will share a tip that may be helpful to prevent this from happening to you, and a tool that you may consider using if at any point you are careless enough to do it anyway.

How to Setup Minecraft Multiplayer Server on Ubuntu 16.04

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 11:00:00 PM

 Linoxide: Minecraft is very popular sandbox game that is played by kids and grownups across entire globe.

Minor Vivaldi 1.4 Web Browser Update Makes Adobe Pepper Flash Work Better on Linux

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 10:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The Vivaldi web browser is not so different from Opera or Chromium, on which it is based

Open is a means, not a movement

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 10:00:00 PM In the humble beginnings of the GNU and Linux projects, open source was a primitive and narrowly-defined idea.

Thunderbolt Networking Support For Linux Revised Once More

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 09:00:00 PM

Phoronix: The Thunderbolt V9 Linux networking patches can be found on the kernel mailing list. Hopefully this work will be ready for Linux 4.10 or not long after.

TrueOS Succeeds PC-BSD Desktop-Friendly Unix OS

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 08:00:00 PM

eWEEK:  PC-BSD was re-branded as TrueOS, providing FreeBSD users with an easy-to-use desktop as well as a new release cadence.

Ubuntu Budgie Is Now an Official Ubuntu Flavor

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 07:00:00 PM

 softpedia: That's right, after two successful major releases, budgie-remix has finally been accepted as an official Ubuntu flavor

Lubuntu 16.10 - enjoyable motley lightness

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 06:00:00 PM

 darkduck: Lubuntu 16.10 was released recently, so let's have a look at this new release now.

Applications Missing From Ubuntu

Wednesday 9th of November 2016 05:00:00 PM

 Datamation: As far as Ubuntu and Linux has progressed, it still lacks certain key applications.

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Ubuntu Touch OTA-14 Officially Released with Revamped Unity 8 Interface, Fixes

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Cloud convenience is killing the open source database

Open source has never been more important or, ironically, irrelevant. As developers increasingly embrace the cloud to shorten time to market, they're speeding past open source, making it even harder to build an open source business. After all, if open source were largely a way for developers to skirt legal and purchasing departments to get the software they needed when they needed it, the cloud ups that convenience to the nth degree. In Accel's annual business review, the vaunted venture capital firm writes: "'Product' is no longer just the bits of software, it's also how the software is sold, supported, and made successful." The cloud is changing the way all software is consumed, including open source. Read more

Why the operating system matters even more in 2017

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OpenGov Partnership members mull open source policy

The Open Government Partnership (OGP) will suggest to its member governments to create a policy on open source. This week, a draft proposal is to be finalised at the OGP Global Summit in Paris. Read more