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3 Linux Resources

3 Linux Resources

3 Linux Resources Worth Learning About (via Dice News in Tech ) Here are three items geared toward real-world, hands-on learning for Linux enthusiasts. For details on all of these, see our links below. Want to try your hand at embedded Linux Development? The Yocto Project offers a build system with an Eclipse-based…
A Look Into Linux

A Look Into Linux

A Look Into Linux (via THE Tech Scoop ) Linux is by far the most widely used operating system (OS) in the world that employs a totally open-source ecosystem. Open source is founded on the idea that users have a right to know what the underlying code running their machines looks like. Any…
Happy 30th Birthday GNU

Happy 30th Birthday GNU

Happy 30th birthday GNU (via The Inquirer ) THE NEWSGROUP POST began "Free Unix!" And with that, the promise of software freedom that gave rise to the free and open source software (FOSS) movement and Linux was born, 30 years ago this month. It was 27 September 1983 when Richard M Stallman, then…
IBM to invest $1bn

IBM to invest $1bn

IBM Commits $1 Billion to Fuel Linux and Open Source Innovation on Power Systems (via PR Newswire ) Download image Download image A new IBM Power Systems Linux Center for developers, clients and partners opened in Montpellier, France today. Joining similar centers in Asia and North America, the Montpellier center is an immediate result of a larger…
Linux Gaming

Linux Gaming

Gabe Newell: Linux is the future of gaming, new hardware coming soon (via TechDomino.com ) This will come as a surprise to most – probably  even to the hardcore gamers and linux power users. Gabe Newell, the managing director and co-founder of Valve, gave a presentation at the LinuxCon which stuck in our minds. According to him, Linux…
Linux On The Road

Linux On The Road

The Best Linux Tools for Working on the Road (via Dice News in Tech ) The mobile workforce is a fact of modern technology life. And Linux is right there, silently helping professionals get the job done. A Linux road warrior might be the harried system admin bouncing between several sites. Or the freelance Open Source…
Most Used Commands

Most Used Commands

Ten Most Used Linux Commands (via http://jtn-network.com ) JTN Trend-Tech.NETWORK             Technology, Trends & News    Ten Most Used Linux Commands Author: Bobbin Zachariah In this article I am going to show you the most 10 used commands in LinuxPrint Working Directory (pwd) This command is used…
Nvidia Contributions

Nvidia Contributions

Nvidia responds to Torvalds by citing Linux ARM kernel contributions (via The Inquirer ) CHIP DESIGNER Nvidia has replied to Linux founder Linus Torvalds' stinging criticism over the firm's lack of Linux video driver support by saying that it is one of the biggest contributors to the Linux kernel for ARM architectures. Nvidia got some harsh…
Open Source Healthcare?

Open Source Healthcare?

Can Linux open source healthcare? (via http://www.adigaskell.org ) I wrote last year about the various ways the open source movement can benefit the way you innovate.  The message was broken down into three distinct approaches you can take: (1) Modularize the content – You want to create as few barriers to participation…

Distributions

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Debian and Ubuntu

Debian and Ubuntu

Debian and Ubuntu Lead Among Linux Distributions for File Servers (via slashdot ) Debian and Ubuntu have a healthy lead over Red Hat and CentOS among Linux distributions for file servers, according to a new survey of 100 SMBs (small and midsize businesses) conducted by cloud-storage provider Symform. Some 67 percent of respondents…
Fedora 18

Fedora 18

Fedora 18 ships with Cinnamon and Mate desktops (via The Inquirer ) THE FEDORA PROJECT has released Fedora 18, offering users the ability to chose the Cinnamon and Mate window managers directly from the installer. The Fedora Project had to delay the release of Fedora 18, known as Spherical Cow, beyond its usual six…
Linux For Beginners

Linux For Beginners

3 Cool Beginner Linux Distros (via Dice News in Tech ) If you’re looking for that perfect beginner version of Linux, look no further. The three distributions outlined here are intuitive, mature and functional. Use your favorite disk creator software to burn the ISO image to a CD, or USB stick, and you…
Mint Debian

Mint Debian

The user community of the Linux Mint distribution is steadily growing, since Ubuntu switched it's desktop environment to unity. A lot of people who were used to Gnome 2 and comfortable using it, feel patronized by the new way of desktop interaction, despite the research effort made prior to introduction...
SUSE Linux Enterprise

SUSE Linux Enterprise

SUSE Linux Enterprise Certified and Supported on Forward! by Unisys (via PR Newswire ) New Unisys platform combined with SUSE Linux Enterprise designed to deliver flexible yet cost-effective environments for running mission-critical business applications CHICAGO, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Universe 2013 -- SUSE® and Unisys Corporation…
Top 5 Beginner Distros

Top 5 Beginner Distros

Top 5 Linux Distributions For Beginners (via BestTechie ) This is a guest post by Walter Carlyle. Walter is an IT professional who enjoys sharing his many years of experience with others. There are a lot of computer users out there who want to try their hand at Linux but don’t know where to start. With so…
Ubuntu 12.10 Review

Ubuntu 12.10 Review

Ubuntu Linux 12.10 review (via The Inquirer ) As Canonical continues to try to deal with the flak from existing users on Unity, it has decided to open a new front in its quest to harvest criticism by opting in Ubuntu 12.10 users to receive adverts from Amazon when searching for applications and…
Ubuntu 13.04 Server

Ubuntu 13.04 Server

Canonical touts Ubuntu 13.04 support with VMware and Microsoft (via The Inquirer ) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER Canonical has touted Ubuntu 13.04's support for VMware's ESX and Microsoft's Hyperv hypervisors. Canonical's Ubuntu 13.04 is the latest version of the firm's popular Ubuntu Linux distribution that is growing in popularity in the server…

LAMP

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Dynamic Websites

Dynamic Websites

Lamp Development for Developing Dynamic Websites (via http://www.faistapart.ca ) Many developers look for innovative open source software to develop dynamic websites at rapid pace. Often developers have to adjust their code to make the internet application compatible with most operating systems, web servers, databases and browsers…

Security

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Code Transparency

Code Transparency

Linus Torvalds Admits He Was Approached By US Government To Insert Backdoor Into Linux -- Or Does He? (via Techdirt ) At the LinuxCon meeting in New Orleans, Linus Torvalds was asked if he had ever been approached by the US government to insert a backdoor into the Linux kernel. Here's his characteristic answer: Torvalds responded "no" while shaking his head "yes,"…
Kali Security Toolkit

Kali Security Toolkit

Why Kali Linux Should Be In Your Security Toolkit (via Dice News in Tech ) Kali.org’s version of Linux is an advanced penetration testing tool that should be a part of every security professional’s toolbox. Penetration testing involves using a variety of tools and techniques to test the limits of security policies and…