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How To Install And Setup Utangle Firewall

Monday 18th of September 2017 06:00:00 PM

Untangle firewall is  a  lightweight firewall

7 tips for Linux cluster admins to help keep auditors happy

Monday 18th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

Try these strategies to satisfy auditors' requirements without wasting your time or testing your patience.

3 text editor alternatives to Emacs and Vim

Monday 18th of September 2017 04:00:00 PM

Vim and Emacs are the decided heavyweights for editing text on the Linux desktop, but they're not the only options you have.

How To Auto Logout Inactive Users After A Period Of Time In Linux

Monday 18th of September 2017 03:16:00 PM

Automatically logout inactive users and SSH sessions after a period of time in Linux.

Can Ubuntu Come Back To Top On Distrowatch After GNOME Desktop Environment?

Monday 18th of September 2017 02:00:00 PM

For a very long time, Ubuntu was at the heart of the Linux revolution.

How Serious is VMware About Open Source?

Monday 18th of September 2017 01:00:00 PM

Unlike some companies with proprietary DNA (Oracle comes to mind for some reason) VMware should have little trouble learning to work hand-in-hand with open source developers

How to avoid a GDPR compliance audit in a Linux environment

Monday 18th of September 2017 12:00:00 PM

How can CIOs prepare for the impending GDPR privacy regulations? Here are four strategies for Linux environments

DevOps jobs: 6 eye-opening statistics

Monday 18th of September 2017 11:00:00 AM

DevOps engineers are expected to be one of the most in-demand roles among North American employers next year.

Microservices and containers: 6 things to know at start time

Monday 18th of September 2017 05:00:00 AM

EnterprisersProject: You can operate microservices without containers.

GO SERVERLESS WITH NEW PICLUSTER 2.2

Monday 18th of September 2017 01:00:00 AM

In PiCluster 2.2, there is now support to deploy functions

Canonical and NEC Work on Digital Signage Solution Based on Ubuntu, Raspberry Pi

Sunday 17th of September 2017 09:00:00 PM

Targeted at professional audio/video apps, the digital signage solution that both NEC and Canonical will work on for the months to come will use the modular Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 (CM3) platform

What's behind the Linux umask?

Sunday 17th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

NetworkWorld: The umask setting plays a big role in determining the permissions that are assigned to files that you create.

Ubuntu and GNOME Devs Team Up to Ease Your "Unity to GNOME" Transition

Sunday 17th of September 2017 01:00:00 PM

softpedia: During this week, the Ubuntu 17.10 repositories were flooded with packages from the GNOME 3.26 Stack

Rename All Files and Directory Names to Lowercase in Linux

Sunday 17th of September 2017 01:00:00 AM

This guide will show you how to rename all files and directories names to lowercase in Linux.

Ubuntu-enabled open source SDR board shrinks in size and price

Saturday 16th of September 2017 09:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Lime Microsystems launched the $139 "LimeSDR Mini," a size- and cost-reduced sibling of its Ubuntu Core-enabled LimeSDR board, at CrowdSupply.

Canonical Adds Support for GNOME's JHBuild Tool to Its Snapcraft Snappy Creator

Saturday 16th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

The jhbuild plugin will allow developers to more easily package apps from the GNOME Stack as Snaps

Check Point's bogus Windows Subsystem for Linux attack

Saturday 16th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

ZDnet: Don't believe the hype, Linux on Windows isn't a new form of malware

KDE is partnering with Purism to create a Linux smartphone

Saturday 16th of September 2017 01:00:00 PM

Want a free-software smartphone? KDE and Purism have started a crowdfunding campaign to build one.

Preparing for the Quantum Computing Future with Open-Source Softwar

Friday 15th of September 2017 10:00:00 PM

The coming era of quantum computing will require new technologies and approaches to keep cryptography strong.

Larry Ellison: There is No One Left for Oracle to Buy

Friday 15th of September 2017 09:12:00 PM

ServerWatch: No mention of the death of SPARC hardware as Oracle aims to deliver self-driving database technology.

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Chromium and Firefox: New Features

  • Chromebook Owners Will Soon Be Able to Monitor CPU and RAM Usage in Real-Time
    Chromium evangelist François Beaufort announced today that Google's Chrome OS engineers have managed to implement a new feature that will let Chromebook owners monitor the CPU usage, RAM, and zRam statistics in real-time. The feature was implemented in the Chrome Canary experimental channel and can be easily enabled by opening the Google Chrome web browser and accessing the chrome://flags/#sys-internals flag. There you'll be able to monitor your Chromebook's hardware and see what's eating your memory or CPU during heavy workloads, all in real-time. "Chrome OS users can monitor in real-time their CPU usage, memory and zRam statistics thanks to the new internal page chrome://sys-internals in the latest Canary," said François Beaufort in a Google+ post. "For that, enable the experimental chrome://flags/#sys-internals flag, restart Chrome, and enjoy watching real-time resource consumption."
  • Tracking Protection for Firefox for iOS Plus Multi-Tasking in Focus for Android New Today
    Across the industry, September is always an exciting month in mobile, and the same is true here at Mozilla. Today, we’re launching the newest Firefox for iOS alongside an update for the popular Firefox Focus for Android, which we launched in June.

Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) Is Now Powered by Linux Kernel 4.13, GCC 7.2

Greg Kroah-Hartman published on Wednesday new maintenance updates for various of the supported Linux kernel branches that he maintains, including the Linux 4.12 series, which appears to have reached end of life. Read more

The ISS just got its own Linux supercomputer

A year-long project to determine how high-performance computers can perform in space has just cleared a major hurdle -- successfully booting up on the International Space Station (ISS). This experiment conducted by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and NASA aims to run a commercial off-the-shelf high-performance computer in the harsh conditions of space for one year -- roughly the amount of time it will take to travel to Mars. Read more

Qt 5.6.3 Released

I am pleased to inform that Qt 5.6.3 has been released today. As always with a patch release Qt 5.6.3 does not bring any new features, just error corrections. For details of the bug fixes in Qt 5.6.3, please check the change logs for each module. Read more