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Budge up VMware, array upstart Tintri's ramming in Red Hat Linux KVM

Fri, 2014-04-11 13:00

The Register: Hybrid flash-disk array startup Tintri is adding Red Hat-flavoured virtualisation to its storage gear – which already supports VMware-powered virtual machines.

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Zorin OS Lite 8.1 Is the Perfect OS for Users with Old PCs Running from Windows XP

Fri, 2014-04-11 12:00

 softpedia: The Lite version of Zorin OS might just be the OS, mostly because it has some ridiculous system requirements.

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How to set up a primary DNS server using CentOS

Fri, 2014-04-11 11:00

 xmodulo: Any operational domain has at least two DNS servers, one being called a primary name server (ns1), and the other a secondary name server (ns2).

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Leaked Firefox OS 2.0 screenshots show slicker UI

Fri, 2014-04-11 10:00

 LinuxGizmos: Screenshots have leaked of Firefox OS 2.0, showing a much improved user interface for a new wave of devices due this summer.

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Fedora Linux Plans Changes for Open Source OS

Fri, 2014-04-11 09:00

 The VAR Guy: Developers in the Fedora Linux community are discussing significant changes to the way they develop and market Fedora as part of an initiative called Fedora.next.

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Mutter-Wayland Merged Into Mutter

Fri, 2014-04-11 08:00

 WorldOfGnome: Wayland branch is now merged into Mutter master and that also brought some small changes to GNOME Shell, i.e, changes in build, changes on checking when Wayland is the compositor.

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Why I don't care about the end of Windows XP

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:00

EyeOnLinux: It seems like much ado about nothing in many ways.

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Android IPTV set-top features 802.11ac, Marvell SoC

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:00

 LinuxGizmos: Swisscom released a "Swisscom TV 2.0" set-top box that runs Android 4.2.2 on a Marvell Armada 1500 Plus SoC, and also features a Marvell 802.11ac WiFi chip

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Wasteland 2 RPG Linux Beta To Come Next Week

Fri, 2014-04-11 01:00

 GamingOnLinux: The day has come post-apocalyptic RPG fans, Wasteland 2 the massive hit on Kickstarter is finally going to bring out the promised Linux version!

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Internet Domains Top 271 Million

Thu, 2014-04-10 21:00

eWEEK: The Internet continues to grow, as top-level domains including dot-com remain strong.

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OpenDaylight Internship Targets Student Open Source SDN Developers

Thu, 2014-04-10 17:00

The VAR Guy: OpenDaylight, the open source software-defined networking (SDN) project, has launched a summer internship program for student developers.

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The Many Alternative Computing Worlds of Linux

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:00

NYTimes: It may not be widely known, but Linux did revolutionize computing. If you own an Android phone or a Kindle e-reader, you are a Linux user.

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Meet Jasper, an open-source, Siri-like virtual assistant for Raspberry Pi

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:00

PC World: Now we have another intriguing use for the Pi: An automated personal assistant.

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Why you'll want a do-it-yourself, NSA-proof, open-source laptop

Thu, 2014-04-10 14:00

VB: In running the campaign, we want to make absolutely sure we can deliver a product if we fund at a reasonable expectation.

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How to govern a project on the scale of OpenStack

Thu, 2014-04-10 13:00

OpenSource.com: So how do you manage a global project encompassing the work of thousands of people working at hundreds of companies worldwide?

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Torvalds Is Unconvinced By LTO'ing A Linux Kernel

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:00

Phoronix: LTO'ing the Linux kernel has the potential of reducing the size of the Linux kernel image along with generating a faster and more efficient binary.

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Upcoming Btrfs Features for Linux Containers

Thu, 2014-04-10 11:00

Linux.com: By using a btrfs snapshot of the "gold master container" Docker can make a new playground for this container with a single syscall and avoid the cost of duplicating all of that data into another directory.

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Nvidia Releases 337.12 Beta Driver, Brings Back Over-clocking

Thu, 2014-04-10 10:00

 GamingOnLinux: Nvidia is looking to get even more serious about Linux with their push to put over-clocking back in the Linux driver, hooray!

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Do you need antivirus software on a Chromebook?

Thu, 2014-04-10 09:00

 EveryDayLinuxUser: The simple answer is of course no but I have elaborated a bit on the question and there are possibly a few more things to take into consideration

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QMMP: A winamp style music player for Linux

Thu, 2014-04-10 08:00

 BinaryTides: The number of multimedia applications on Linux is constantly increasing over time and there is already an abundance.

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