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The power of open source is customer freedom

Mon, 2016-10-10 14:04
The open source community is a diverse and fractious collection of individuals and organizations. In its infancy, in many ways it could be compared to the hippie movements of the '60s: a lot of passion, a lot of fun, a lot of weirdness, and not a lot of organization. Over the last decade or so, it has evolved into a respected software development force that relies on the support of its members.read more

Linus Torvalds says ARM just doesn't look like beating Intel

Mon, 2016-10-10 12:44
Linux Lord also feels Internet of Things hardware is mostly doomed, like his old Sinclair QLLinus Torvalds believes ARM has little chance of overhauling x86, because the latter has built an open hardware ecosystem that the former just doesn't look like replicating.…

Celebrating a new release, vendor freedom, and more OpenStack news

Mon, 2016-10-10 11:24
Are you interested in keeping track of what is happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for news in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.OpenStack around the webThere is a lot of interesting stuff being written about OpenStack. Here's a sampling from some of our favorites:read more

Samsung temporarily halts production of Galaxy Note 7

Mon, 2016-10-10 10:03
Samsung Electronics Co. has temporarily suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, an official at a supplier for Samsung said Monday, amid a series of media reports that some Note 7 replacements have caught fire.

Linux Kernel 5.0 to Be Released When We Hit 6M Git Objects, Says Linus Torvalds

Mon, 2016-10-10 08:43
According to a recent Google+ post, Linus Torvalds has teased us with the release of Linux kernel 5.0, which should happen when the project reaches 6 million Git objects.

Bodhi Linux 4.0.0 Beta Released

Mon, 2016-10-10 07:23
We are finally nearing the end of the 4.0.0 release cycle. If all goes as planned I will publish a final set of ISO images by the end of the month flagged as stable.

Ubuntu Snappy Core 16 Is Almost Here, Beta 3 Out Now for PCs and Raspberry Pi 2

Mon, 2016-10-10 05:40
Canonical's Didier Roche proudly announced the availability of the third Beta build of the upcoming and highly anticipated Ubuntu Snappy Core 16 operating system for PCs, embedded and IoT (Internet of Things) devices.

Install / Enable EPEL Repository on RHEL, CentOS, Oracle Linux & Scientific Linux

Mon, 2016-10-10 03:18
EPEL stands for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux Which is developed and maintained by Fedora Special Interest Group, it will help us to install, lot's of valuable packages which was not shiped with official repository

Efficiency of C# on Linux

Mon, 2016-10-10 00:55
Mads said that now with .NET Core, C# code runs about as fast on Linux as Windows.

Smallest. Transistor. Ever.

Sun, 2016-10-09 22:32
“The semiconductor industry has long assumed that any gate below 5 nanometers wouldn’t work, so anything below that was not even considered,” said study lead author Sujay Desai, a graduate student in Javey’s lab. “This research shows that sub-5-nanometer gates should not be discounted. Industry has been squeezing every last bit of capability out of silicon. By changing the material from silicon to MoS2, we can make a transistor with a gate that is just 1 nanometer in length, and operate it like a switch.”

RDO Newton Overcloud HA deployment via instack-virt-setup on CentOS 7.2 VIRTHOST

Sun, 2016-10-09 20:09
Draft belllow may be considered as POC awaiting release of TripleoO QuickStartalong with flexible templates managed by ansible and KSM patching.

BeanDuino: Tiniest Arduino compatible ever?

Sun, 2016-10-09 17:46
Pemi’s $10 “BeanDuino” DigiSpark clone gives you an 8-bit ATtiny85 MCU with 8K flash and a micro-USB in a 20 x 11mm package. Bobricius Pemi Technology is a Slovakian company run by Arduino hacker Bobricius, who wears a Star Trek Next Generation uniform, so you know you’re in solid geek territory here. Customers seemed to […]

Top 10 Communities To Help You Learn Linux

Sun, 2016-10-09 15:23
If you have just moved to Linux then I'm sure you'll have lots of queries. But you don't need to worry. Linux has one of the largest communities on the Internet to help people get their queries cleared. Here in this article, I'm going to mention 10 Best communities to help you learn Linux. You can ask any question and thousands of people will be there to answer it.

Facebook Launched new Events app for iOS-Android version will be out soon

Sun, 2016-10-09 11:58
With the growing competition in the market with several social media apps coming up with new and amazing features,Facebook doesn't want to be left behind in this race of bringing and providing better apps and features.So,Here Facebook comes with a app named Events providing the features that the well known feature events on Facebook already avails.But in more handy,customizable,faster way.[.....]

Desert Rotor’s Next Generation Drone Controller to Use Logic Supply's ML100 NUC

Sun, 2016-10-09 10:04
Logic Supply informs Softpedia about a recent case study they're doing featuring drone control specialists Desert Rotor, a drone controller company that uses their ML100 industrial PC for its next-gen UAV control system.

Report: Linux security must be upgraded to protect future tech

Sun, 2016-10-09 08:10
Researchers have detailed a series of security risks in the Linux kernel that threaten to put the future of the Internet of Things at risk. Developers told the 2016 Linux Security Summit that Linux needs a "total rethink" to remain safe to use.

How to use rsync on a Linux VPS

Sun, 2016-10-09 06:15
Rsync is a file-copying tool which allows you to copy or synchronize files and directories on a local or remote system.

Some Myths About Linux That Cause New Users To Run Away From Linux

Sun, 2016-10-09 04:21
Yes! You read right. While the world is realizing the power of Linux, on the other hand there are also people who are often found debating in the communities like, Reddit about how bad Linux is due to several problems. Several issues that are raised are actually myths about Linux. So here is a try from LinuxAndUbuntu to cover and clear some of the most talked Linux myths.

KDE Frameworks 5.27 Released for Plasma 5.8 with New MIME Types Icons, Bug Fixes

Sun, 2016-10-09 02:27
KDE announced today the monthly release of the KDE Frameworks project, a collection of over 70 add-on libraries to the Qt5 GUI (Graphical User Interface) toolkit.

How to Install Adapta GTK Theme Inspired from Material Design Guidelines

Sun, 2016-10-09 00:32
Adapta Gtk+ theme based on Google Material Design Guidelines. It has four theme (Adapta, Adapta-Nokto, Adapta-Eta & Adapta-Nokto-Eta) with two variant (light and dark).