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Coaching football with AI

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:48
I recently decided to revisit Football-o-Genetics, an application I developed in 2013 that attempts to "evolve" near-optimal football offensive play calling strategies.read more

Exa – A Modern And Colorful Replacement For LS Command Written In Rust

Sat, 2017-09-16 08:53
xa is a small, fast, portable, modern and colorful replacement for ls command which was written in rust language.

How to Install and Setup Vagrant

Sat, 2017-09-16 07:19
Vagrant is a powerful tool when it comes to virtual machines, here we will look at how to setup and use Vagrant with Virtualbox on Ubuntu to provision reproducible virtual machines.

Go Serverless with new PICluster 2.2

Sat, 2017-09-16 05:44
I am pleased to introduce the new release of PiCluster! In PiCluster 2.2, there is now support to deploy functions!

How an open source tool is helping hurricane victims

Sat, 2017-09-16 04:09
After Hurricane Harvey recently ripped through the Houston area, causing catastrophic flooding and devastation, the Stephen F. Austin Community Health Network (SFA) responded quickly by leveraging open source technology to reach out to patients and victims of the crisis in areas of Texas that are virtually inaccessible.read more

What's behind the Linux umask?

Sat, 2017-09-16 02:35
The umask setting plays a big role in determining the permissions that are assigned to files that you create. But what's behind this variable, and how do the numbers relate to settings like rwxr-xr-x?

How to Install Apache Cassandra NoSQL database on a Single Node Ubuntu 16.04

Sat, 2017-09-16 01:00
The Apache Cassandra is a distributed NoSQL database management system designed to handle large amounts of data. It's free and open source, and provides High-Availability with no single point of failure. In this tutorial, we will discuss the basic Apache Cassandra installation process with single node.

How Serious is VMware About Open Source?

Fri, 2017-09-15 23:25
Unlike some companies with proprietary DNA (Oracle comes to mind for some reason) VMware should have little trouble learning to work hand-in-hand with open source developers, if it sets its collective mind to it. Why? Because the company has quite a bit of open source DNA coarsing through its veins.

Canonical and NEC Work on Digital Signage Solution Based on Ubuntu, Raspberry Pi

Fri, 2017-09-15 21:51
Canonical announced that it partnered with NEC Display Solutions Europe to collaborate on a new digital signage platform powered by the Ubuntu Core operating system for embedded and IoT devices.

4 cool new projects to try in COPR

Fri, 2017-09-15 19:32
COPR is a collection of personal repositories for software that isn’t carried in Fedora. Some software doesn’t conform to standards that allow easy packaging. Or it may not meet other Fedora standards, despite being free and open source. COPR can... Continue Reading →

Install WordPress with OpenLiteSpeed on Ubuntu 16.04

Fri, 2017-09-15 18:18
Today we will show you How to install and configure WordPress with OpenLiteSpeed on your Ubuntu 16.04 VPS.

3 ways to check open ports in Linux with respective service-process

Fri, 2017-09-15 17:04
This article will quickly guide you about, How to check open ports in Linux with respective service-process.

Author Dan Lyons on Tech Startups and the Trouble with the New Economy

Fri, 2017-09-15 12:21
In an entertaining keynote presentation at Open Source Summit in Los Angeles, Dan Lyons, author of Disrupted: My Misadventure in the Start Up Bubble, related his experience working at a tech startup and explained how that experience changed his mind about open source.

GNOME 3.26 "Manchester" Desktop Environment Debuts Officially, Here's What's New

Fri, 2017-09-15 11:07
After six months of hard work, the GNOME Project's development team was proud to announce today, September 13, 2017, the immediate release and general availability of the GNOME 3.26 desktop environment.

Solving Physics Problems on Linux

Fri, 2017-09-15 09:53
Several years ago, I wrote an article on using Elmer to solve complicatedphysics problems. Elmer has progressed quite a bit since then, so I thoughtit would be worth taking a fresh look at this simulation software.

Growing your team's open culture, one buddy at a time

Fri, 2017-09-15 08:38
We've all been there. You're starting a new job, and you don't even know where the bathroom is, much less all the tools and processes necessary to get that job done. Onboarding in an open organization can be even trickier because of its unstructured environment and open culture. It may be up to you to define your role, and priorities can change quickly. Finding an "onboarding buddy" (or "onboarding peer") can make the transition into your job much less painful.read more

Plasma Mobile and Purisms Librem 5 Free Smartphone

Fri, 2017-09-15 07:24
Artist's impression of what Plasma Mobilewould look like on the Librem 5."This was the plan all along", said Todd Weaver during a conference call we held with him last week. He was referring to building a free, open, and privacy-respecting smartphone...

Install and Configure ISC DHCP Server in Debian 9

Fri, 2017-09-15 06:09
In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to install and configure DHCP server in Debian 9. DHCP or Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol is a protocol used in networks through which a system can automatically obtain the network settings at boot time.

Canonical and Microsoft Enable Ubuntu Containers with Hyper-V Isolation on Windows

Fri, 2017-09-15 04:55
Canonical's Dustin Kirkland announced that the company behind the popular Ubuntu Linux OS recently teamed up with Microsoft to enable Ubuntu containers to run on Windows systems with Hyper-V isolation.

Keep DNF automatic updates rolling in Fedora 26

Fri, 2017-09-15 03:41
DNF Automatic is an optional Fedora component you can configure for automatic updates of packages. DNF Automatic is provided by the (aptly named) dnf-automatic package. This package has been available in previous releases of Fedora as well as in Fedora 26.... Continue Reading →

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