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Linux 3.16 Debuts Improving Samsung ARM Support

Tuesday 5th of August 2014 06:00:00 AM

Linux Planet: Linus Torvalds released the fourth major Linux kernel of 2014 this week with the debut of Linux 3.16 on August 3.

Docker Sells Its dotCloud Legacy to PaaS Vendor

Tuesday 5th of August 2014 02:00:00 AM

eWEEK: Docker sells its platform-as-a-service business to cloudControl to ensure that "dotCloud PaaS customers have a good home with an experienced PaaS provider."

OpenVMS Coming to x86 Servers

Monday 4th of August 2014 10:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: HP has a number of older operating systems that it continues to maintain and support for its customers

Eight Steps to Eliminating Security Risks in WordPress

Monday 4th of August 2014 09:00:00 PM

eWEEK: Here are guidelines to help users limit security risks in WordPress.

$149 networking security gizmo runs Snort on OpenWRT

Monday 4th of August 2014 08:49:56 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Itus Networks is set to launch a $149 iGuardian network security appliance on Kickstarter that runs OpenWRT Linux and the Snort IPS stack on a MIPS64 SoC.

Disable / Password Protect Single User Mode / RHEL / CentOS / 5.x / 6.x

Monday 4th of August 2014 08:00:00 PM

 All Linux Users Blog: how you can protect Single User Mode with Password on RHEL / CentOS 5.x and RHEL / CentOS 6.x.

Rainbowstream, because tweeting from Terminal is fun

Monday 4th of August 2014 07:00:00 PM

 techdrivein: Rainbowstream is a fun little terminal based Twitter client for Ubuntu.

When Linux Was Perfect Enough

Monday 4th of August 2014 06:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: During that age of the dinosaur, Mandrake was considered to be the cat's meow of easy-to-use Linux distributions.

Valencia Schools Save Almost $50 Million with a Linux OS Based on Ubuntu

Monday 4th of August 2014 05:00:00 PM

 softpedia: Adopting open source software instead of upgrading existing proprietary software that's already in use seems to be a very good method to save money, especially if you are part of government.

Fedora Present and Future: a 2014 Update

Monday 4th of August 2014 04:00:00 PM

Fedora Magazine: Fedora is in a great position to be the best platform for development and, in many cases, actual production use of containerized cloud apps.

Reglue: Opening Up the World to Deserving Kids, One Linux Computer at a Time

Monday 4th of August 2014 02:00:00 PM

LinuxJournal: They say you never forget your first computer.

What's that? A PHP SPECIFICATION? Surely you're joking, Facebook

Monday 4th of August 2014 01:00:00 PM

Register: Language specs, in and of themselves, are nothing new.

Contributing back as an OpenStack operator

Monday 4th of August 2014 12:00:00 PM Paying talented developers to write high quality code isn't cheap

Kano – simple as Lego, powered by Pi

Monday 4th of August 2014 11:00:00 AM

Linux User: Far from setting itself up to be in competition with the Raspberry Pi, the Kano is actually powered by it.

Linux 3.16 Released

Monday 4th of August 2014 05:00:00 AM

Linus Torvalds: So nothing particularly exciting happened this week, and 3.16 is out there.

Linux Advocates in the Wild

Monday 4th of August 2014 01:00:00 AM

The Best Lightweight Graphical Email Clients

Sunday 3rd of August 2014 09:00:00 PM

 LinuxLinks: At the end of the day, what is important is that you find an email client that offers what you need

RHEL 7 / CentOS 7 : Disable Firewalld and use iptables

Sunday 3rd of August 2014 01:00:00 PM

 All Linux Users: Just installed CentOS 7 on my Virtual machine and realized that, Firewalld is bit complicated as I am using iptables firewall

Cheat :An Ultimate Command Line Cheat-Sheet for Linux Beginners and Administrators

Sunday 3rd of August 2014 01:00:00 AM

 tecmint: Cheat is an interactive cheat-sheet application

XBMC Is Getting a New Name – Introducing Kodi 14

Saturday 2nd of August 2014 09:00:00 PM

Since 2002, the software known as XBMC has gone through three namings.

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How to set up Raspberry Pi, the little computer you can cook into DIY tech projects

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LibreOffice Ported To 64-bit ARM (AArch64)

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SUSE's Flavio Castelli on Docker's Rise Among Linux Distros

Docker has only gained traction since its launch a little over a year ago as more companies join the community's efforts on a regular basis. On July 30, the first official Docker build for openSUSE was released, making this distribution the latest among many to join the fray. I connected with Flavio Castelli, a senior software engineer at SUSE, who works extensively on SUSE Linux Enterprise and has played a major role in bringing official Docker support to openSUSE. In this interview, he discuses the importance of bringing Docker to each Linux distribution, the future of Docker on SUSE Linux Enterprise, and other interesting developments in the Docker ecosystem. Read more