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Are TrueCrypt Users Screwed?

Thu, 2014-07-17 01:00

 eSecurityPlanet: When developers of the TrueCrypt disk encryption program warned the open source project was insecure, it left users hanging.

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Red Hat Delivers Enterprise-Grade Ceph Storage

Wed, 2014-07-16 21:00

eWEEK: Barely 90 days after Red Hat acquired Inktank, a major new release of Inktank Ceph Enterprise debuts.

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How to use public PCs safely with Linux

Wed, 2014-07-16 16:00

ZDnet: Public PCs aren't safe, so what's a PC user to do? Carry a Linux distribution on a USB stick in their backpocket of course!

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KaOS Calms Down KDE

Wed, 2014-07-16 15:00

LinuxInsider: The KDE integration is much more controlled in KaOS than in other Linux choices.

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Linux Distribution Basics: Rolling Releases vs. Standard Releases

Wed, 2014-07-16 14:00

HowToGeek: Linux distributions tend to use two different types of release cycles: standard releases and rolling releases.

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Counting lines of code with cloc

Wed, 2014-07-16 13:00

LinuxConfig: Are you working on a project and need to submit your progress, statistics or perhaps you need to calculate a value of your code?

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This Is What It's Like To Be A Woman CEO In The Male-Dominated Open-Source Software World

Wed, 2014-07-16 12:00

BusinessInsider: The world of open-source software is even more male than the general tech industry. (Yes, that's possible.)

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Mozilla Advances JPEG Encoding with mozjpeg 2.0

Wed, 2014-07-16 11:00

Mozilla: With today’s release, mozjpeg 2.0 can reduce file sizes for both baseline and progressive JPEGs by 5% on average

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Arch Linux 2014.07.03 Is Now Available for Download

Wed, 2014-07-16 10:00

 softpedia: Another month has passed and another updated ISO image of the lightweight and powerful Arch Linux operating system has been cooked by the distro's developers

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A Beginner's guide to the Linux command line - Part2

Wed, 2014-07-16 09:00

 techspot: In this follow up article we build on that as we go deeper to discuss file metadata, permissions, timestamps, as well as some new tools like tee, Vim, and more.

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How to Setup DM-Multipath on RHEL / CentOS / Fedora

Wed, 2014-07-16 08:00

 NextStep4IT: DM-Multipath stands for Device mapper multipathing.

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$35 OpenWRT SBC targets educational apps

Wed, 2014-07-16 07:00

 LinuxGizmos: Belgian father-and-son startup DPTechnics is promoting its new open-spec "DPT Board" as an educational tool for budding embedded developers.

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KDE Plasma 5 Linux desktop arrives

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:00

 ZDnet: The popular Linux desktop has its first major renovation in over six years.

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Rackspace Adds Managed Cloud Server Hosting Plans

Wed, 2014-07-16 01:00

 The VAR Guy: Rackspace has rolled out new cloud hosting plans that offer consultation service and even direct management of cloud servers, in addition to infrastructure.

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How to check RPM package dependencies on Fedora, CentOS or RHEL

Tue, 2014-07-15 21:00

 xmodulo: A typical RPM package on Red Hat-based systems requires all its dependent packages be installed to function properly.

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Ubuntu 14.04: Is Canonical taking on too much?

Tue, 2014-07-15 17:00

 NetworkWorld: Some hits and some misses as Canonical tries to cover everything from the smartphone to the desktop to the cloud

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How DreamHost is reinventing itself with OpenStack

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:00

 opensource.com: Jonathan LaCour, VP of cloud at Dreamhost, explains how current trends in cloud infrastructure technology are returning the Internet to its open roots.

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Unity Looking To Expand Linux Game Pad Support In Unity 5

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:00

 GamingOnLinux: Unity Linux developer Levi Bard has reached out to ask the community for help in gathering a comprehensive list of game pad mappings.

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