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5 Best Feed Reader Apps for Linux

Mon, 2018-04-16 14:08
Stay updated with your favorite websites. Checkout these 5 best RSS feed reader applications for Linux

How to Setup Automatic Odoo Backup

Mon, 2018-04-16 12:54
In this tutorial we will walk you through the process of creating automatic daily backups of your Odoo databases. Odoo is the most popular open source ERP system written in Python and uses PostgreSQL as database back-end.

Using less to view text files at the Linux command line

Mon, 2018-04-16 11:40
If there's one thing you're sure to find on a Linux system, it's text files. A lot of them. Readme files, configuration files, documents, and more.Most of the time, you probably open text files using a text editor. But there is a faster and, I think, better way of reading text files. That's using a utility called less. Standard kit with all Linux distributions (at least the ones I've used), less is a command-line textfile viewer with some useful features.read more

‘Dead Cells’ Was Supposed to Be in a Different Genre

Mon, 2018-04-16 05:50
we’re going to release the Mac and Linux versions as soon as we can. These two versions should come in the next two or three months maximum.

Building my ideal router for $50

Mon, 2018-04-16 01:05
I’ve managed to cobble together a device that is not only dirt cheap for what it does, but is extremely capable in its own right. If you have any interest in building your own home router, I’ll demonstrate here that doing so is not only feasible, but relatively easy to do and offers a huge amount of utility - from traffic shaping, to netflow monitoring, to dynamic DNS.

How to make your own personal VPN in under 30 minutes

Sun, 2018-04-15 23:05
First we need to create a VPS, which is the Linux virtual machine that our VPN server will run on. There are multiple VPS providers, but I personally...

Old JavaScript Crypto Flaw Puts Bitcoin Funds at Risk

Sun, 2018-04-15 20:06
Security researchers are warning that old Bitcoin addresses generated in the browser or through JavaScript-based wallet apps might be affected by a cryptographic flaw that allows attackers to brute-force private keys, take control of users' wallets, and steal funds... Wallet apps using those older versions of jsbn.js are still generating crackable Bitcoin address private keys. According to Gerard, cracking such a key would generally take around a week.

Using the ip command in GNU/Linux for beginners

Sun, 2018-04-15 18:06
...ifconfig is long dead, and has since been replaced with the IP tool, although it will take users some time to make the total switch, as ip is considerably more powerful than ifconfig was. This tutorial is geared to users who are not quite absolute CLI beginners, but are ready to start getting their toes wet when dealing with networking and interfaces.

What is Serverless? Understanding AWS Lambda and other similar FaaS infrastructure.

Sun, 2018-04-15 15:28
In order to understand serverless, AWS Lamda and similar Function-as-a-Service offerings, we will start with a history and landscape of computing and then put these new services into context. Let's get started.

Avoid Google Maps with GNOME Maps on GNU/Linux

Sun, 2018-04-15 13:28
GNOME Maps is extremely simple to install, with most major distributions carrying the package ‘gnome-maps’ in their main repositories. Simply install with your package management tool of choice, and you’ll be all set to go.

How Netflix Deploys Open Source AI to Reveal Your Favorites

Sun, 2018-04-15 11:28
See How Netflix adopted an Open Source Model to improve their Entertainment Recommender Systems.

Civil Infrastructure Platform Takes Open Source to an Industrial Scale

Sun, 2018-04-15 09:28
Wolfgang Mauerer, a professor of theoretical computer science at the Technical University Regensburg, and a senior key expert at Siemens’ Corporate Research Competence Centre Embedded Linux, says that his company has “been actively supporting open source for quite a while now and actually there’s a fair amount of products that run Linux, based from Siemens.”

Download YouTube Videos in Linux Command Line

Sun, 2018-04-15 07:27
Easily download YouTube videos in Linux using youtube-dl command line tool. With this tool, you can also choose video format and choose video quality to download it in 1080p or 720p.

Getting started with Jenkins Pipelines

Sun, 2018-04-15 05:27
Jenkins is a well-known open source continuous integration and continuous development automation tool. It has an excellent supporting community, and hundreds of plugins and developers have been using it for years. 

Toughened up box PC has 6th or 7th Gen CPUs and multiple PCI/PCIe options

Sun, 2018-04-15 03:27
Arbor’s rugged, Linux-ready “FPC-7900” box PC supports Intel 6th or 7th Gen Core and Xeon-E3 chips with 2x SATA, 6x USB 3.0, 6x serial, 3x GbE, and 4x display ports, plus three optional mixes of PCI and PCIe expansion.

Capsule8 Launches Threat Detection Platform for Linux

Sun, 2018-04-15 01:27
More than a year after first emerging from stealth, container security startup Capsule8 launches the 1.0 version of its zero-day threat detection platform. Security startup Capsule8 officially launched the 1.0 release of its zero-day threat detection platform on April 11, after more than a year of active development. Capsule8 1.0 is intended to help secure both container as well as non-container based Linux workloads from unknown zero-day threats. Among the risks that Capsule8 aims to help mitigate are side-channel memory attacks, like the recently disclosed Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities.

How open source is democratizing technology, upcoming events in North America, and more news

Sat, 2018-04-14 23:27
Open source software is one of the most powerful tools today's developers have at their disposal. In a recent Forbes article, Laurence Bradford stated, "It allows individual developers to benefit from and build off the work of entire development communities, harnessing that power instead of starting from scratch."

Full text searching Linux man pages

Sat, 2018-04-14 21:27
In this post we are going to play around with full text searching with Elasticsearch and Linux man pages.

How to Take a Screenshot of the Login Screen in Linux

Sat, 2018-04-14 19:27
Linux has a wide variety of screenshot utilities. Unfortunately, none of them are capable of capturing your login screen. There is a way, though. Learn how to take a screenshot of your Linux login screen.

Why your people need to collide more, not less

Sat, 2018-04-14 17:27
Any organization is fundamentally a pattern of interactions between people. The nature of those interactions—their quality, their frequency, their outcomes—is the most important product an organization can create. Perhaps counterintuitively, recognizing this fact has never been more important than it is today—a time when digital technologies are reshaping not only how we work but also what we do when we come together.read more