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Beginners guide to 'ls' command in Linux

Fri, 2017-09-15 02:26
Beginners guide to ls command. Learn ls command with 12 examples which can be used in your daily Linux tasks.

Ubuntu 17.10

Fri, 2017-09-15 01:12
It has been a while since Canonical has launched Ubuntu 17.10 daily builds but most users don't want to switch to the latest builds as they are still in daily build period. Ubuntu 17.10 daily builds were quite unstable and many things were broken and as the first beta has released on Aug 31, I got my hands on it and tried it. Using it since then many things have been fixed. So in this article, I'm going to share my experience with Ubuntu 17.10 beta.

In-car telematics and connectivity platform runs Linux

Thu, 2017-09-14 23:58
Laird unveiled a Linux-based “Open Platform” for telematics and in-car connectivity with WiFi, BLE, and NFC, and optional GPS/Glonass, LTE, and 802.11p. Linux is finding its way into car systems that move beyond in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) and into telematics and connectivity. On the low end, we’ve seen products like the recent, Raspberry Pi Zero W […]

Generative art: How to hack a painting

Thu, 2017-09-14 22:43
The world is fundamentally generative, as it is created by physical, biological, and chemical processes. But it isn't comprised of clean mathematical lines; rather, it is a struggle between mathematical patterns and entropy. Generative art reflects both aspects of reality, offering a unique perspective on the world.read more

Lyft and Uber travel the same open-source road

Thu, 2017-09-14 21:29
Open-source software can profitably bring rivals together.

YouTube-dlG : A Front-End GUI App For Popular YouTube-DL Video Downloader

Thu, 2017-09-14 20:15
YouTube-DLG is a cross platform front-end GUI of the popular youtube-dl media downloader written in wxPython which supports all YouTube-DL sites.

Open Source Summit: Securing IoT is About Avoiding Anti-Patterns

Thu, 2017-09-14 19:11
There are a lot of different pitfalls when it comes to IoT security that developers need to avoid.

How to Set A Custom Message of The Day on Linux

Thu, 2017-09-14 17:56
When you fist log in to a terminal on a Unix system, Linux included, you are usually greeted by that system's message of the day(MOTD). The message of the day, gives you important information about the system or just messages from the system admin. Of course, if you are are the system admin, it's up to you to set that message. If it's your own system, you can get creative with your message and include any information that you choose.

An introduction to DocBook, a flexible markup language worth learning

Thu, 2017-09-14 16:42
Computers were first invented to do math, and they do it really well. But it didn't take long for users to repurpose their futuristic calculators into fancy, dynamic typewriters. Now human-readable text drives computing, so it's important to choose the right format for the text you write.read more

Red Hat Gives Thumbs Up to Java EE's Move to Eclipse

Thu, 2017-09-14 15:28
This move might justifiably cause concerns for both users and developers. Since acquiring a long list of open source projects from Sun Microsystems in 2010, Oracle has developed a reputation for dumping open source projects that didn't fit its plans. The most notable example would be Open Office, which it dumped in the lap of the Apache Foundation where it quickly gained orphan status after a developer revolt resulted in the project being forked as LibreOffice.

Mozilla Announces 15 New Fellows for Science, Advocacy, and Media

Thu, 2017-09-14 14:13
Today, Mozilla is announcing 15 new Fellows in the realms of science, advocacy, and media. Fellows hail from Mexico, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Uganda, the United States, and beyond. They are multimedia artists and policy analysts, security researchers and ethical hackers. Over the next several months, Fellows will put their diverse abilities to work making the Internet a healthier place.

5 great new OpenStack tips and guides

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:59
Keeping up with new technology can be a challenge. There may be no place where this is truer than in the world of enterprise cloud software. It seems every day that passes introduces a new tool or application that could soon be a part of your organization[he]#039[/he]s technology stack.

Linus Torvalds on Linux, life, and bathrobes

Thu, 2017-09-14 11:45
Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux, likes to be comfortable in his home office, so he spends his workdays in his bathrobe. Life is good when you're the world's most influential developer.

Linux Foundation Head Calls 2017 ‘Year of the Linux Desktop’…. While Running Apple’s macOS Himself

Thu, 2017-09-14 10:30
Open Source Summit 2017 is going on these days. Linux and Open Source biggies from across the globe have flocked to LA to attend this event.

Open-Source AMDGPU and ATI Linux Video Drivers Updated for AMD Radeon GPUs

Thu, 2017-09-14 09:26
Michel Dänzer, the maintainer of the open-source X.Org graphics drivers for ATI/AMD Radeon GPUs supported by the amdgpu and radeon kernel drivers, announced the release of xf86-video-amdgpu 1.4.0 and xf86-video-ati 7.10.0.

How to become a data scientist

Thu, 2017-09-14 08:12
Once upon a time, I wanted to be an evolutionary biologist. To make a long story short, I had a change of heart and dropped out of my PhD program to pursue a career in computer science. I'm now a senior software engineer at Red Hat, where I work on a variety of machine learning and data science projects (you can read more about my journey on my blog).read more

I'll Gladly Pay You Tuesday for a Hamburger Today

Thu, 2017-09-14 06:57
My day job pays me on the 15th and last day of every month, unless thosedays land on a weekend, in which case I get paid the Friday before. Withthose rules, creating a Google Calendar event is shockingly difficult. Infact, it's not possible to create a recurring event with those rules usingGoogle's GUI scheduling tool.

Get out your specs: Java EE's headed to the Eclipse Foundation

Thu, 2017-09-14 05:43
Yes, we meant specifications... and think up a name, would you?Oracle has named the Eclipse Foundation as the new host for Java Enterprise Edition, but said the platform won’t get to keep its name.…

7 Announcements from the Open Source Summit in L.A.

Thu, 2017-09-14 04:29
The Linux Foundation announces new projects and milestones at its premier North American event

Linux Gzip Command Tutorial for Beginners (7 Examples)

Thu, 2017-09-14 03:14
Linux offers several command line tools for compressing/decompressing files. One of them is Gzip, which uses Lempel-Ziv coding (LZ77) for its compression operations. In this tutorial, we will discuss the basics of gzip, as well as the features it provides using easy to understand examples.