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SteamOS Beta 133 Released

Wed, 2014-08-27 15:00

 GamingOnLinux: The latest and greatest from Valve's Gaming OS! Now with a newer Linux kernel and an updated Nvidia Driver!

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One frustrating Linux problem that Windows, Mac users don’t deal with

Wed, 2014-08-27 14:00

NetworkWorld: A rant on a particularly frustrating aspect of Linux - re-compiling the kernel.

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Beginner’s Guide to Mastering the Netstat Command on Linux

Wed, 2014-08-27 13:00

MakeTechEasier:: The netstat comand is an essential tool for network administration

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Open Source and social capital

Wed, 2014-08-27 12:00

buytaert: The notion that people contributing to Open Source don't get paid is false.

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New GCC 5.0 Changes, Command-Line Options That Landed So Far

Wed, 2014-08-27 11:00

Phoronix: While we're just a few months into the GCC 4.10 release cycle that's going to be released as GCC 5, there's already some release notes forming for this 2015 open-source compiler update.

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An introduction to Apache Hadoop for big data

Wed, 2014-08-27 10:00

OpenSource.com: Apache Hadoop is an open source software framework for storage and large scale processing of data-sets on clusters of commodity hardware.

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Getting Good Vibrations with Linux

Wed, 2014-08-27 09:00

LinuxJournal: Getting Good Vibrations with Linux

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Google Adds 152 Patents To Its Non-Assertion Pledge

Wed, 2014-08-27 08:00

TechCrunch: Back in 2013, Google announced its plans to not sue anybody who had implemented open-source versions of its MapReduce algorithm.

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How to create a site-to-site IPsec VPN tunnel using Openswan in Linux

Wed, 2014-08-27 07:00

 xmodulo: A virtual private network (VPN) tunnel is used to securely interconnect two physically separate networks through a tunnel over the Internet.

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Is distrohopping in Linux becoming a thing of the past?

Wed, 2014-08-27 06:00

 ITworld: I think it's quite possible to find a main distro to stay with while still allowing yourself the geekish pleasure of using many other distros.

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When Distros Go South

Wed, 2014-08-27 01:00

 FOSSforce: I don't mean system stability, that is a given with Linux, but developer stability.

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IBM Set to Debut New Power 8 Servers in October [VIDEO]

Tue, 2014-08-26 21:00

ServerWatch: In an exclusive video interview with ServerWatch, Balog reveals that IBM has new Power 8 servers set to be announced in October.

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Red Hat Improves Hybrid Cloud Management, OpenStack Platforms

Tue, 2014-08-26 17:00

eWEEK: One of the big new additions is based on an initiative that Red Hat developers had originally called Project Stay Puft .

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Mozilla Adding Granular App Permissions to Firefox OS

Tue, 2014-08-26 16:00

ThreatPost: Mozilla is set to add a feature to its mobile Firefox OS that will give users the ability to revoke any application’s permissions on a granular basis.

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GitHub.io killed the distro star: Why are people so bored with the top Linux makers?

Tue, 2014-08-26 15:00

The Register: Matthew Miller is a little concerned. As the new project leader for the Fedora Linux distribution, he thinks Fedora 20 is great and Fedora 21, when it ships, will be the best release ever.

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Opening Up in New Ways: How the OpenPOWER Foundation is Taking Open to New Places

Tue, 2014-08-26 14:00

Linux.com: It’s no secret that open development is the key to rapid and continuous technology innovation.

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Android may have already killed Samsung's Tizen OS

Tue, 2014-08-26 13:00

 ITworld: Frankly, I wonder sometimes why Samsung is even bothering with Tizen.

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Don't Fret Linus, Desktop Linux Will Slowly Gain Traction

Tue, 2014-08-26 12:00

 FOSSforce: With the success of Chromebooks, it's only a matter of time before the OEMs start pushing well designed laptops and desktops with customized versions of Linux installed.

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$49 TiVo OTA and streaming DVR targets cordcutters

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:00

 LinuxGizmos: TiVo introduced a Linux-based DVR for "cordcutters" who want to eliminate cable fees by obtaining their TV content from Internet streams and OTA broadcasts.

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35 Great Android Apps for Road Warriors

Tue, 2014-08-26 10:00

 Datamation: There Android apps for travel will boost your productivity while you're on the move.

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