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KDE 5 Delivers New Linux Desktop Environment

Thu, 2014-07-24 09:00

eWEEK: In this slide show, eWEEK examines some of the key features of KDE Plasma 5.

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BitKey: A secure, Debian-based Live OS for bitcoin transactions

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:00

 LinuxBSDos: BitKey itself is a simple solution for bitcoin users.

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Building a better Internet, one Tor relay at a time

Thu, 2014-07-24 07:00

 Parabing: We are going to demonstrate how one can make a small but extremely significant contribution towards an Internet where anonymity is an everyday practical option and not an elusive goal.

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Netrunner 14 - The perfect blend of usability and flexibility

Thu, 2014-07-24 06:00

EveryDayLinuxUser: Linux used to be perceived as being difficult to install, difficult to use and bereft of decent applications.

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Oracle Linux 7 Makes Its Debut

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:00

eWEEK: Oracle sees continued potential for growth as it rolls out its latest Linux distribution release.

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Banana Pi review - tastier than Raspberry?

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:00

 LinuxUser: Does the first of the true Raspberry Pi clones have what it takes to come out from the shadow of its highly-successful inspiration?

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KDE's Semantic Desktop: Nepomuk vs. Baloo

Wed, 2014-07-23 17:00

 xmodulo: One of the most disliked features of the early KDE SC 4 releases was the developers' attempt to establish the semantic desktop.

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Backtick (`) symbol in Linux Shell Scripting

Wed, 2014-07-23 16:00

 nextstep4it: The backtick allows you to assign the output of a shell command to a variable.

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Mozilla Thunderbird 31.0 Officially Released with Lots of Fixes and Important Changes

Wed, 2014-07-23 15:00

 softpedia: Developers have actually made a number of improvements to the application.

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Catbird 6.0 Provides OpenStack Cloud Security Policy Automation

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:00

 The VAR Guy: Catbird 6.0 enhances the security of OpenStack private and hybrid clouds through automated security policies, providing compliance assurance for enterprises.

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Project fosters free, open, secure, public hotspots

Wed, 2014-07-23 13:00

 LinuxGizmos: The Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF) has released an experimental hacker alpha version of a proposed new open source wireless router stack that supports secure, shareable WiFi networks

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Best Linux Browsers

Wed, 2014-07-23 12:00

 Datamation: Choosing the best Linux browser for your needs requires just a bit of homework

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The world's most secure OS may have a serious problem

Wed, 2014-07-23 11:00

The Verge: The Tails operating system is one of the most trusted platforms in cryptography, favored by Edward Snowden and booted up more than 11,000 times per day in May.

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Install Google Docs on Linux with Grive Tools

Wed, 2014-07-23 10:00

LinuxUser: Grive Tools now covers more distros, so here’s how to get Google Drive on Ubuntu, Fedora and OpenSUSE

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Quick Tip: Install Zend Server 7 on an Ubuntu 14.04 Vagrant Box

Wed, 2014-07-23 09:00

sitepoint: This quick tip will show you how to get it installed on a Vagrant box so you too can experiment with its features.

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Open Source Wireless Garden Kits

Wed, 2014-07-23 08:00

postscapes: There are three versions of Open Garden available, with sensors and other equipment customized for indoor, outdoor, or hydroponic growing.

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Mirage OS v2.0: The new features

Wed, 2014-07-23 07:00

xen.org: The first release of Mirage OS back in December 2013 introduced the prototype of the unikernel concept, which realised the promise of a safe, flexible mechanism to build highly optimized software stacks purpose-built for deployment in the public cloud

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We're living in a post-open source world

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:00

Infoworld: Increasingly, software isn't sold, it's used to power services offered over the Internet. So why contend with the complexities of open source licensing?

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Firefox 31 Brings Developer Tools and Security Fixes

Wed, 2014-07-23 01:00

Datamation: Firefox 31 is now generally available, providing users of Mozilla's open-source web browser with multiple patches to improve security. For developers, the new release also provides new tools to help accelerate web application development

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U.K. Cabinet Office Adopts ODF as Exclusive Standard for Sharable Documents

Tue, 2014-07-22 21:00

The U.K. Cabinet Office accomplished today what the Commonwealth of Massachusetts set out (unsuccessfully) to achieve ten years ago

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