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Rugged, Linux-ready Qseven module taps Apollo Lake

Fri, 2017-05-19 15:24
The “MSC Q7-AL” is a Qseven 2.1 COM with Intel Apollo Lake, triple displays, and options including -40 to 85°C support, 64GB eMMC, and a 3.5-inch carrier.. MSC Technologies has spun another Apollo Lake module in the form of a 70 x 70mm, Qseven 2.1 form-factor MSC Q7-AL COM. The announcement follows other recent MSC […]

4 Great Linux Distros Designed for Privacy and Security

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:16
There are plenty of Linux distros out there, each with a different focus. Here are some of the best Linux distros designed for privacy and security. Check them out!

The real battle of Android's future - who controls the updates

Fri, 2017-05-19 13:07
Google shows its hand. Analysis Nothing in the new version of Android O, revealed for the first time at Google's annual developer conference yesterday, is as significant as the changes to the way Google releases code to phone makers.

IBM's OpenWhisk Stirs up Serverless IoT with Watson

Fri, 2017-05-19 11:58
With the Internet of Things, the realms of embedded Linux and enterprise computing are increasingly intertwined, and serverless computing is the latest enterprise development paradigm that device developers should tune into. This event-driven variation on Platforms-as-a-Service (PaaS) can ease application development using ephemeral Docker containers, auto-scaling, and pay-per execution in the cloud.

Will Linux protect you from ransomware attacks?

Fri, 2017-05-19 10:50
Ransomware attacks are all the rage these days among hackers, and many people are worried about becoming victims. Are Linux users secure against such attacks?

Adding IoT Flare to a Hot Springs and Spa Business

Fri, 2017-05-19 09:41
As the folks at Bozeman Hot Springs usher their hot springs and spa into the 21st centurywith new technology and pools, they are thinking about new ways to delighttheir customers and stay top of mind. One recurring request,no doubt from the avid skiing community, is the ability to read currentpool temperatures online, in the same way ski resorts publish current snowconditions.

Sick of Java and C++? Google pours a cup o' Kotlin for Android devs

Fri, 2017-05-19 08:33
Compatible with 'droid libraries, statically typed language is leaner and saferGoogle on Wednesday said it has made Kotlin a first-class language for Android development, alongside Java and C++.…

How to Install Magento 2 with Apache, Varnish and Memcache

Fri, 2017-05-19 07:24
In this article, we will show you how to install Magento 2 on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS with MariaDB, Varnish as a full page cache, Apache and Memcache for session storage.

NewSQL CockroachDB Ready for Prime Time

Fri, 2017-05-19 06:15
CockroachDB may not have an inviting name, but it took center stage at last week's OpenStack Summit.

Latest Samsung Artik module runs Tizen RT on a Cortex-M4

Fri, 2017-05-19 05:07
Samsung showed off the latest Artik module: a Cortex-R4-based, 40 x 15mm “Artik 053” COM with built-in WiFi that runs Tizen 4.0’s new Tizen RT RTOS variant. As part of its Tizen 4.0 announcement this week at the Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco, Samsung revealed a v4.0 variant for IoT called Tizen RT. The […]

Tizen 4.0 unveiled with a Linux-like RTOS variant for IoT

Fri, 2017-05-19 03:58
Samsung announced Tizen 4.0 with .NET and Xamarin hooks, coming soon to its new Z4 phone, and revealed a “Tizen RT” RTOS that runs on a new Artik 053 module. At the Tizen Developer Conference (TDC) in San Francisco, Samsung Electronics announced version 4.0 of its Tizen Linux distribution, which for the first time includes […]

Sorry Google, it's boring old workloads that are pumping up AWS and Azure, not sexy AI

Fri, 2017-05-19 02:50
Spend big or go homeComment Google Cloud Platforms's chief thinks the service will surpass AWS by 2022. Speaking at Forbes CIO Summit in Half Moon Bay, California, last month,Diane Greene claimed Google has "a huge advantage in our data centers, in our infrastructure, availability, security and how we automate things. We just haven't packaged it up perfectly yet."…

Creating Virtual Machines in KVM: Part 1

Fri, 2017-05-19 01:41
So, you want to stuff your Linux laptop or PC full of virtual machines and perform all manner of mad experiments. And so you shall, and a fine time you will have. Come with me and learn how to do this with KVM.

Hugo vs. Jekyll: Comparing the leading static website generators

Fri, 2017-05-19 00:32
Unless your spirit animal is Emily Dickinson, when you make a thing, you want to share it with the world. Sharing your work means that you need a website. Of course, you could simply partake in digital sharecropping and use any of the various social media sites to get your work in front of an audience. There sure are plenty to choose from... and not just "conventional" social media sites. With places like Artstation, Flickr, Soundcloud, and Wattpad, there's an outlet for you, whatever your medium.read more

Albert – A Fast, Lightweight and Flexible Application Launcher for Linux

Thu, 2017-05-18 23:24
Albert is a quick launcher for Linux inspired by Alfred (Mac). Access everything with zero effort.

Ways To Rescue Or Recover Grub Menu

Thu, 2017-05-18 22:15
?Just this very sweet morning you started your laptop and Boom! You get a black screen with a message that “Unknown Filesystem” and a message saying “Grub Rescue”. Now you are here at LinuxAndUbunu to see how you can tackle out of this problem and save your precious data and boot normally into Linux again. Let us start.

How to park domains using ISPConfig

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:06
This tutorial explains how to setup a specific default webpage in a working Apache ISPConfig server.

One Step Closer to a Closed Internet

Thu, 2017-05-18 19:58
Today, the FCC voted on Chairman Ajit Pai’s proposal to repeal and replace net neutrality protections enacted in 2015. The verdict: to move forward with Pai’s proposal ? We’re deeply...

How to make Vim user-friendly with Cream

Thu, 2017-05-18 18:52
About 10 years ago, I split my text editing time between Emacs and Vim. That said, I was and definitely still am an Emacs guy. But while Emacs has always had an edge in my affections, I know that Vim is no slouch.So do other people—even those who, like me, are all thumbs technically. Over the years, I've talked to a few new Linux users who wanted to use Vim but were a bit disappointed that it doesn't act like the text editors they've used on other operating systems.read more

Android embraces the Kotlin programming language

Thu, 2017-05-18 17:43
Kotlin, a popular new language for mobile platform that[he]#039[/he]s compatible with Java, is now officially supported on Android.