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Tools for collecting and analyzing community metrics

Wed, 2016-11-23 22:15
Thus far, we've discussed the importance of setting goals to guide the metrics process, avoiding vanity metrics, and outlined the general types of metrics that are useful for studying your community. With a solid set of goals in place, we are now ready to discuss some of the technical details of gathering and analyzing your community metrics that align with those goals.read more

Monitoring Network Load With nload: Part 2

Wed, 2016-11-23 21:01
In part two of this tutorial, we show some specific examples of how to use nload with various options to monitor your network.

4 tips for creating a Wikipedia article

Wed, 2016-11-23 19:46
It is human nature to want to share the enthusiasm you have for a subject or project with others. Wikipedia is a great place for that, where you can record your expertise and create a fact-based touchpoint for your interest. The site's mission is altruistic, and it has been my experience that Wikipedia administrators zealously guard against content that has an obvious agenda, is not relevant to today's Zeitgeist, or does not provide the references and citations needed to prove accuracy.read more

LibreOffice 5.3 Beta Coming Soon, New Bug Hunting Event Takes Place November 25

Wed, 2016-11-23 18:32
We're getting closer and closer to the final release of the LibreOffice 5.3 open-source and cross-platform office suite, and now The Document Foundation, through Italo Vignoli, informs us about the next bug hunting session.

Education management with Moodle: The beginning, middle, and today

Wed, 2016-11-23 17:18
Moodle is the de facto standard in open source learning management systems. It is described as "a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments." Plus, Moodle is free software, licensed under the GPL.read more

Masalla Icon Theme released, seven colours with dark & light variants

Wed, 2016-11-23 16:03
We all knows, flat design GTK themes & Icons are become more familiar among others now a days. So, give a try.

A developer's journey through DevOps

Wed, 2016-11-23 14:49
What does developer advocate Burr Sutter have to do with "DevOps king" Gene Kim and his book, The Phoenix Project?As Sutter explained in his five-minute lightning talk at All Things Open 2016, they share a passion for hands-on technologists—the developers that craft awesome code and the operators who spin out the infrastructure to run it.read more

How to strengthen your agile heartbeat with powerful retrospectives

Wed, 2016-11-23 13:35
If you work in an open organization for any length of time, you're likely to hear someone mention "sprints" or "heartbeats" at some point. Understanding these terms is simple: Take a big goal, then break it into small pieces that help you get there.read more

First 64-bit distro for Raspberry Pi 3 is SUSE

Wed, 2016-11-23 12:20
SUSE released the first 64-bit distribution for the Raspberry Pi 3 with its SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. Fedora and Ubuntu should be there soon. When we reported on the potential for 64-bit Linux distributions supporting the Raspberry Pi 3 earlier this year, the server focused SUSE Linux was not even on the radar. This week, [[he]#8230[/he]]

Fedora 25 released!

Wed, 2016-11-23 11:06
The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Fedora 25, the next big step our journey into the containerized, modular future! Fedora is a global community that works together to lead the advancement of free and open source software.

Fedora 25 Officially Released as the First Major Linux OS to Offer Wayland by Default

Wed, 2016-11-23 09:52
Fedora Project officially announced the release of the Fedora 25 Linux-based operating system, which is a major milestone featuring the latest GNU/Linux technologies and Open Source software.

Total War: WARHAMMER released for Linux, port report and video

Wed, 2016-11-23 08:37
Total War: WARHAMMER is the latest big Linux port from Feral Interactive. As someone who has only recently become a fan of Warhammer, it was fun to see this game arrive on Linux.

Software Defined Networking Fundamentals Part 2: Switches and Network Architecture

Wed, 2016-11-23 07:23
In (this) part two we will learn how traditional data switches are architected and how these planes are implemented. You will learn a fundamental aspect of SDN, namely the separation of the data plane and the control plane.

How to Build a Minecraft Server with Raspberry Pi 3

Wed, 2016-11-23 06:09
In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to set up a Minecraft machine on the Pi 3 from scratch. Minecraft is a fun game that lets you build whole worlds however you want, by yourself or with friends. Having your own Minecraft server gives you full control over the game.

Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released, Here's How to Install It on Ubuntu

Wed, 2016-11-23 04:54
Earlier this month, we were among the first to report on the availability of the Cinnamon 3.2 desktop environment, which we'll be able to fully enjoy on the upcoming Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena" operating system.

OwnTracks Part 2: Using Your Location Data

Wed, 2016-11-23 03:40
The OwnTracks system allows you to track the location of Android or IOS phones, and it places a huge focus on data ownership. You get to decide where your location data is sent and what is done with it.

What's new in Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) - an overview

Wed, 2016-11-23 02:26
The Ubuntu 16.10 operating system was released last month. The new version, which is also called Yakkety Yak, came around six months after Canonical - the company behind Ubuntu - released version 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) of the Linux-based operating system. ......... in this article we'll be covering a quick overview of Ubuntu 16.10 desktop.

Microsoft Loves Linux Patent Tax

Wed, 2016-11-23 01:11
Some of the latest reports pertaining to Microsoft’s (and its patent trolls’) pursuit/lobbying for software patents at a time when such patents lose their appeal/lustre in the United States

Valve are looking towards Flatpak functionality for Steam

Tue, 2016-11-22 23:57
After a rumour circulated on Reddit about Valve using Flatpak in future for Steam, it was suggested by user "gutigen" that I reach out to Valve for an official comment. I now have an answer.

Why a cross-platform Microsoft is good for your business

Tue, 2016-11-22 22:43
Microsoft is preaching the mantra ‘any developer, any app, any platform.’ But it’s not just dev tools. It’s about wider technology choices for the business.