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Get amazing Tizen powered Samsung devices on Flipkart at a discount

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 18:16

Samsung is known for the production and subsequent development of amazing top-of-the-line devices. Some amazing devices amazing Samsung devices are available on Flipkart at a subsidized rate. These devices are the Samsung Gear S2 and S3, Samsung Z2 and Z4 as well as the Gear IconX Black Smart Headphones. All these devices run on Tizen OS and they are tested and proven to give the users their desired expectations.

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PCI Express 1.0 vs. 2.0 vs. 3.0 Performance With NVIDIA/Radeon Graphics On Linux

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 18:14

Following last week's news about PCI Express 4.0 and 5.0, a Phoronix Premium member had requested some graphics card benchmarks when comparing PCI Express 1.0 vs. 2.0 vs. 3.0 performance under Linux.

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Amazon Greengrass launches as a snap on Ubuntu

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 18:03

Last week, Amazon launched Greengrass, their new IoT platform allowing developers to create intelligent edge software. Amazon is collaborating with a variety of manufacturers to make Greengrass available on as many devices as possible from home gateways, industrial gateways to smart microphones. This is a reflection of the increased appetite from hardware vendors and developers to bring software definable devices to market, where third party developers can add new functionalities to existing devices and get rewarded for it. By deploying more intelligence at the edge, developers can build devices with more offline functions, faster responses that are cheaper for them to operate and give users an improved experience. By offering software definable devices they also give themselves the opportunity to offer a continuously improving experience but also new paid services that help them monetise their device even after they’ve been purchased.

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Simplifying Embedded and IoT Development Using Rebuild and Linux Containers

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 18:00

Linux.com: Rebuild uses modern container technologies that offer both isolated environments and ease of use and is perfect for establishing build infrastructures for source code.

Announcing the Release of Fedora 26 Beta

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:57

The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Fedora 26 Beta, the next big step on our journey to the exciting Fedora 26 release in July.

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Fedora 26 Beta Released

Fedora 26 Beta Linux distro is finally here with GNOME 3.24 and updated LibreOffice

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What is IT culture? Today's leaders need to know

LXer - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:28
"Culture" is a pretty ambiguous word. Sure, reams of social science research explore exactly what exactly "culture" is, but to the average Joe and Josephine the word really means something different than it does to academics. In most scenarios, "culture" seems to map more closely to something like "the set of social norms and expectations in a group of people." By extension, then, an "IT culture" is simply "the set of social norms and expectations pertinent to a group of people working in an IT organization."read more

NVMe: Officially faster for emulated controllers

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:24

The feature to improve NVMe performance over emulated environments has now been officially released

GNOME 3.26 Getting Better Half-Tiling Support

Phoronix - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:18
Georges Stavracas has been hacking away on better half-tiling support in GNOME Shell / Mutter and is working towards quarter-tiling functionality...

5 Must-Have Security Tools for Your Linux PC

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:00

MakeTechEasier: These 5 security tools for Linux can help protect your desktop against a wide variety of security threats.

macOS 10.12.5 vs. Ubuntu 17.04 vs. Clear Linux On A Mac Mini

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 17:00

A variety of macOS vs. Linux benchmarks were run in a fully-automated manner using the open-source Phoronix Test Suite benchmarking software.

What is IT culture? Today's leaders need to know

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:59

"Culture" is an ambiguous concept, but the teams that understand its intricacies are poised for success.

An introduction to parameter expansion in Bash

LinuxToday - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:59

Get started with this quick how-to guide on expansion modifiers that transform Bash variables and other parameters into powerful tools

Announcing the Release of Fedora 26 Beta

Reddit - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:34

Fedora 26 Beta is here!

Also, I want to thank everyone in r/linux for the AMA last week. I really appreciated the thoughtful questions and overwhelmingly positive tone and attitude (and, y'know, minimal ducks/horses/systemd clichés.)

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Leftovers: OSS

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:20
  • Open-Source FD.io Project Accelerates Networking with Fourth Release

    As bandwidth demands grow so too are demands on both virtual and physical networking infrastructure. The FD.io (Fast Data) project is an open-source effort that aims to help advance the state and speed of networking transport.

  • Kubernetes open source projects look to refine user experience

    Three new projects surfaced in the last month to make Kubernetes easier to run on various infrastructures and to integrate with apps.

    These Kubernetes open source projects -- ksonnet, Istio and Kubermesh -- focus on different layers of the orchestration tool's architecture. Ksonnet, rolled out last week by a consortium of companies led by Heptio, aims to help developers more easily run applications on a Kubernetes infrastructure. Istio, whose marquee contributors include Google, IBM and Lyft, will address common problems with how microservices communicate in Kubernetes clusters. And Kubermesh is a reference architecture created by an e-commerce firm in the U.K. to automate Kubernetes networking on a bare-metal infrastructure.

  • Caleb Hawkins Talks Music & Open Source

    Open source attracts some of the most wonderfully creative people. I learned this when video interviewing a longtime open source buddy of mine, Caleb Hawkins, a singer/songwriter in Indianapolis, Indiana. I met Caleb online via our shared interest in the Inkscape vector drawing program. Only after I met him did I learn of the neat ways he uses other open source programs, such as Audacity and Ardour. Meet Caleb in this video interview.

  • Rspamd 1.6.0 has been released

    Today, we release the new major version 1.6.0 of Rspamd. The most significant change in this version is the addition of Milter protocol support in Rspamd. Therefore, Rmilter project is finally turned to the abandoned state and should not be used in new installations. All Rmilter users should consider migration to Rspamd milter support. This release has some incompatible changes so please check the migration guide.

  • Rspamd 1.6 Released With Milter & ARC Support

    Rspamd 1.6 is now available as the newest version of this widely-used, open-source spam filtering software.

  • [Older] SK Telecom Calls for Open Source Project Consolidation

    Speaking at the 5G North America event here this week, Alex Jinsung Choi, EVP and head of corporate R&D at SK Telecom, noted that the company is involved in numerous open source projects as it attempts to move from a centralized network to a more distributed network that promotes lower latency. However, he also said that there are too many different open source communities, each with a different mission which is causing fragmentation. “There are too many fragmented communities,” Choi said. “Harmonization is needed.”

  • China Growth Capital Leads $15M Round In Open-Source Database Firm PingCAP

    Chinese venture firm China Growth Capital has led a US$15 million series B financing round in PingCAP, a Beijing-based start-up focused on building databases for enterprise customers.

    Other venture firms including Matrix Partners China, Yunqi Partners, Frees Fund and K2VC also participated in the round, according to a company announcement.

    Founded in 2015 by engineers and architects who formerly worked at Twitter.com, JD.com, Baidu.com, Qihoo 360, Sogou.com and Wandou Labs, PingCap is the developer of TiDB, a popular open-source distributed NewSQL database.

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GNOME and GTK News

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:12

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Red Hat News

TuxMachines - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:10

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Fedora 26 Beta Released

Phoronix - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:07
After multiple delays, the first beta of Fedora 26 is now officially available...

Fedora 26 Beta released

Reddit - Tue, 2017-06-13 16:06

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