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50 min ago | Hispanic Business

Samsung brings Tizen to Galaxy Gear

The electronics company says this change enhances the user experience with a new interface, enlarged app ecosystem and additional features, such as fitness tracking and a standalone music player.


Related Topix: Music Players, Science / Technology, Linux

4 hrs ago | Slashdot

Qt Upgrades From LGPLv2.1 to LGPLv3

Digia has announced that existing Qt modules will now be covered under the LGPLv3 in addition to the LGPLv2.1, GPLv3, and the enterprise license.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, KDE

8 hrs ago | InformationWeek

Steve Riley

Steve actively works to raise awareness of the technical and business benefits of Riverbed's performance optimization solutions, particularly as they relate to accelerating the enterprise adoption of cloud computing.


Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, Ubuntu, Marketing

10 hrs ago | Ars Technica

To solve Android's update woes, Google should look to the PC

Enlarge / You know, there was some other huge platform that handled the update problem much more gracefully than Android.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Science / Technology, Linux

11 hrs ago | ITworld

Why do so many Linux users hate Oracle?

In today's open source roundup: Many Linux users dislike and distrust Oracle. Plus: Munich may not be dumping Linux after all, and how to encrypt your email in Linux Oracle has always had a rather touch and go relationship with the open source community, to say the least.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Microsoft

15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

storageFOUNDRY and Open-V OzoneStack Announce Bilateral Distribution Agreement

This agreement will allow storageFOUNDRY to sell OPEN-V's OzoneStackTM line of software defined networking, high availability cloud enablement, service, and elastic compute to a growing portfolio of Resellers, while allowing OPEN-V to sell storageFOUNDRY's expanding Nautilus line of storage solutions.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

19 hrs ago | NewsFactor

CenturyLink Aids Docker Management

CenturyLink's Panamax works around bundles of Docker containers called templates, pre-configured sets of apps that can communicate with each other.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Computers

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CNet News

Linux Kernel Development Gets Two-Factor Authentication

Developers are now encouraged to use an additional layer of security with the introduction of two-factor authentication for code commits.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux

LXer Linux News

Core Infrastructure Initiative adds New Members to Fund and Support Critical Open Source Projects

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.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, SlideRocket, Salesforce, Assistly


Ubuntu + Performance

I'd like to use Ubuntu on my Intel NUC that I'm using as an arcade cabinet system.


Related Topix: Ubuntu, Science / Technology, CPU, Startups, Intel


Is it time to automate your home with Linux?

In today's open source roundup: Twelve Linux-based home automation systems for less than $300.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Home Automation, CPU

Hispanic Business

Cumulus Networks Now Powers Over 1 Million Switch Ports Worldwide

Cumulus Networks , the company bringing the power of Linux to networking, today announced its technology now powers well over 1 million switch ports worldwide demonstrating significant traction in the market for its Cumulus Linux offering.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, CPU

Red Hat Magazine

Open source forms the backbone of the most significant projects

Organizations large and small are changing their approach to open source software .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Black Duck Software

Linux Journal

Security Hardening with Ansible

Ansible is an open-source automation tool developed and released by Michael DeHaan and others in 2012.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Loving Linux: Ain't Nothin' Like the 1st Time

"My first real exposure to Linux was at a friend's house," said Linux Rants blogger Mike Stone.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Blog News, Computers, Science, Computer Science, Ubuntu


Munich Reverses Course, May Ditch Linux For Microsoft

Munich's deputy mayor, Josef Schmid, told the Suddeutsche Zeitung that user complaints had prompted a reconsideration of the city's end-user software, which has been progressively converted from Microsoft to a custom Linux distribution - "LiMux" - in a process that dates back to 2003.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Microsoft, Startups


TUM researchers develop defense against cyberattacks

Port scanners are programs that search the Internet for systems that exhibit potential vulnerabilities.


Related Topix: Journalism, Computers, Science / Technology, Linux


Get started with Raspberry Pi

We're big fans of the Raspberry Pi here at BetaNews. The super-cheap credit card sized computer was created to help get kids back into programming, just as they did in schools in the 1980s and 1990s, but the ARM GNU/Linux board has found an appreciative audience outside of the education system, with over 3 million Pis sold since 2012.


Related Topix: Computers, Family, Kids, Science / Technology, Linux


Systemd: Harbinger of the Linux apocalypse

Now that Red Hat has released RHEL 7 with Systemd in place of the erstwhile SysVinit, it appears that the end of the world is indeed approaching.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Linux, Red Hat


hflossk 0.5.5

HFLOSSK ======= .. image:: Wat? ---- This repository is an experiment to use Flask, Mako, and Bootstrap to make a website for the Humanitarian Free/Open Source Software Course at RIT.


Related Topix: Apache Software Foundation, Science / Technology, Linux, Ubuntu


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