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In today's open source roundup: Ars Technica tries to create a truly free and open source version of Android.
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Android is a software stack for mobile platforms. What this means is that it is Android delivers a complete set of software for mobile devices: an operating system, middleware and key mobile applications.
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The openSUSE Project is taking the development version of openSUSE to distribution using the "rolling release" development model.
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The GNU Compiler Collection, better known as GCC, was recently awarded the ACM's Programming Languages Software Award for 2014 .
"I am really incredibly surprised that my work space is very similar to Linus' and also the working hours are almost identical," said Google+ blogger Rodolfo Saenz.
Betty is an application similar to Siri and Google now. It turns your command line into a virtual assistant.
The open-source CoreOS Linux operating system hit a major milestone on July 25, issuing its first stable release.
Andrew Hutton, the organizer of the Ottawa Linux Symposium, has put together an Indiegogo campaign to try to raise funds for this event, which has fallen on hard times in recent years.
Below is a setup for OpenVPN on Ubuntu 14.04. With some modifications, it should work on most flavors of Linux Much of the setup came from https://help.ubuntu.com/14.04/serverguide/openvpn.html with a couple of modifications to work out any bugs I ran across.
The event will take place in New York City on September 15, 2014. This year's summit will present the most relevant topics to Xen Project users and integrators, with an emphasis on new and cutting-edge topics related to cloud and enterprise deployments.
Web apps are convenient, but you don't have any control over them. You never know if your favorite tool will evaporate when the company goes out of business or, as was the case of Google Reader, simply discontinued.
Ready to be published? LXer is read by around 350,000 individuals each month, and is an excellent place for you to publish your ideas, thoughts, reviews, complaints, etc.
The distro is used on over 110,000 PCs in schools in the Valencia region, saving some 36 million euro over the past nine years , the government says."
The same techniques to circumvent backup encryption could be used by law enforcement or others with access to the 'trusted' computers to which the devices have been connected, according to the security expert who prompted Apple's admission.
We've all heard the saying "A picture is worth a thousand words." Sometimes, an image alone isn't enough.
It's the ideal one-stop knowledge source for Ubuntu novices, those upgrading from older versions or other Linux distributions, and anyone moving toward power-user status.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:59 pm
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