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Try this vi setup to keep and organize your notes

Tue, 2018-06-19 19:33
The idea of using vi to manage a wiki for your notes may seem unconventional, but when you're using vi in your daily work, it makes a lot of sense.read more

How Linux and Open Tech Empower Medical Healthcare

Tue, 2018-06-19 18:19
In this article, we discuss the various reasons behind adopting technologies such as AI and Blockchain powered with Linux and Open Source to improve the quality of ways to improve healthcare and fight diseases.

Open source board lets you analyze SPI connections on a USB-connected laptop

Tue, 2018-06-19 17:04
Excamera Labs has launched an open source, $27 and up “SPIDriver” board on Crowd Supply for analyzing and testing SPI-connected displays, sensors, flash, and other components on a laptop or via a built-in color LCD display. Monitoring SPI devices such as LCD panels, LED arrays, sensors, and SPI flash may not be quite as gnarly […]

How to reset, revert, and return to previous states in Git

Tue, 2018-06-19 15:50
One of the lesser understood (and appreciated) aspects of working with Git is how easy it is to get back to where you were before—that is, how easy it is to undo even major changes in a repository. In this article, we'll take a quick look at how to reset, revert, and completely return to previous states, all with the simplicity and elegance of individual Git commands.read more

Browse Wikipedia Offline With WebArchives For Linux

Tue, 2018-06-19 14:36
WebArchives is a web archive reader for Linux desktops which provides the ability to browse articles offline from websites such as Wikipedia or Wikisource, in multiple languages.

How to Install Gitlab on an Ubuntu Server

Tue, 2018-06-19 13:21
Looking to get away from Github? Gitlab is a great self-hosted alternative.

Android Messages for Desktop Now Rolling Out as a Web-Based Service

Tue, 2018-06-19 10:53
It would appear that Google's long-anticipated Android Messages for Desktops feature that let you text from the web on your personal computer is finally rolling out to users worldwide.

Why agile teams fail, Bash tips, Emacs vs. Vim, 12 fiction reads for Linux fans, and other greatest hits

Tue, 2018-06-19 09:38
Let[he]#039[/he]s look back at the most popular reads from the week of June 11-17.

Red Hat changes its open-source licensing rules

Tue, 2018-06-19 08:24
Red Hat-initiated open-source projects, which use GPLv2 or LGPLv2.1, will be expected to add GPLv3[he]#039[/he]s cure commitment language to their licenses.

Testing KDE Plasma Vault on openSUSE Leap 15

Tue, 2018-06-19 07:10
I never considered using encrypted folders. But when the KDE project announced it with the release of the Plasma 5.11 desktop environment, it made total sense. Just like KDE Connect, this is one of these killer features that can convince people to give Linux a try. With the release of openSUSE Leap 15, it was the perfect time to test this application.

From here on, Red Hat's GPLv2 software projects will have GPLv3 cure for license violators

Tue, 2018-06-19 05:55
We'll forgive you if you change your ways, says Linux giant. Red Hat on Monday said all of its newly initiated open-source projects that adopt GPLv2 or LGPLv2.1 licenses will be expected to include the GPLv3 "cure" provision.

How to Install Ionic Framwork on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Tue, 2018-06-19 04:41
Ionic is an open-source Framework that can be used for developing hybrid mobile apps using Web technologies like CSS, HTML5, and Sass. In this tutorial, we will learn to install Ionic framework on Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver).

Write fast apps with Pronghorn, a Java framework

Tue, 2018-06-19 03:27
In 1973, Carl Hewitt had an idea inspired by quantum mechanics. He wanted to develop computing machines that were capable of parallel execution of tasks, communicating with each other seamlessly while containing their own local memory and processors.read more

How SUSE Is Bringing Open Source Projects and Communities Together

Tue, 2018-06-19 02:12
In this article, we talk with Thomas Di Giacomo, CTO of SUSE, about the need for better collaboration between open source projects that are being used across industries as we are move toward a cloud native world.

Introducing PyInstaller

Tue, 2018-06-19 00:58
Want to distribute Python programs to your Python-less clients?PyInstaller is the answer.

How to install Docker on Linux (RHEL/Centos/Ubuntu/Debian)

Mon, 2018-06-18 23:44
In this article we will be discussing step by step guide to install docker on Linux on various flavors such as RHEL/Centos/Ubuntu/Debian.

How to deploy Ghost Blog with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Mon, 2018-06-18 22:29
Ghost is a completely open source (MIT license) blogging platform, that is gaining popularity among developers and ordinary users. In this tutorial, we are going to set up and deploy a secure Ghost blog with the help of Ghost's Ghost-CLI tool on an Ubuntu 18.04 LTS server using Let's Encrypt, Acme.sh, Node.js, npm, Yarn, NGINX and MySQL/MariaDB.

Open Source Web Design Editor Brackets 1.13 Released

Mon, 2018-06-18 21:15
Brackets is a free, open source editor focused on web development / design, created by Adobe. The editor is available on Mac, Windows and Linux, and what makes it special is its live HTML, CSS and JS editing / preview.The latest Brackets 1.13 release brings new features, like the ability to opening remote files, drag and drop support for the FileTreeFiew, an option to automatically update Brackets, and bug fixes.

How to Password Protect Directories in cPanel

Mon, 2018-06-18 20:01
Normally, if you create a folder on your site, you can access all the files inside it just by visiting the file’s URL. Sometimes however, you want to password protect directories in cPanel – either you’re testing a new design that you’re not ready to show the world, or it’s a staging area for your site. Or maybe you just want to prevent unauthorized access to sensitive parts your site. Like the “wp-admin” area of WordPress for example.

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