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FFmpeg 3.2.4 "Hypatia" Open-Source Multimedia Framework Available for Download

Mon, 2017-02-13 06:51
Just days after the release of the FFmpeg 3.2.3 maintenance update, the open-source multimedia framework received another point release, versioned 3.2.4, which appears to be a small one patching a handful of issues.

Practical Steps for Protecting IoT Devices

Mon, 2017-02-13 05:08
The security of IoT devices is a high priority these days, as attackers can use Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks to target them and wreak havoc on a system. “Due to the sheer volume of unconnected devices, it can take hours and often days to mitigate such an attack,” says Adam Englander, who is a Senior Engineer of the LaunchKey product at iovation.

Top 9 GNOME shell extensions to customize your desktop Linux experience

Mon, 2017-02-13 03:14
Everyone has a list of customizations that they absolutely must make when they first set up a new computer. Maybe it's switching desktop environment, installing a different terminal shell, or something as simple as installing a favorite browser or picking out the perfect desktop wallpaper.read more

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