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  1. Arduino IDE Support for the ESP8266Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hack a day

    Despite a wealth of tutorials for setting up and writing code for the ESP8266 WiFi module, there has not been much of anything on programming this cheap wireless module with the Arduino IDE. Finally, this has changed.


  2. swadr 1.2.1Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Python

    In addition to augmenting the features of SQLet, I also elected to use the `BSD 2-Clause License `_ instead of the GPL . Some notable improvements over SQLet are: - When importing data with swadr, swadr will automatically detect the files' delimation type as well as the schema of the data.


  3. The Linux desktop battleRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Linux Today

    I have been using Ubuntu Unity for a very long time. In fact, I would say that this is, by far, the longest I've stuck with a single desktop interface.


  4. gdrivefs 0.14.3Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Python

    Also, a design choice of other implementations is to make the user get API keys for Google Drive , and this doesn't make sense. Our implementation is built against OAuth 2.0 as a native application.


  5. The 9 best distros for KDE's Plasma desktopRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ITworld

    Plasma is one of the most advanced desktop environments and these distros offer a great 'out-of-the-box' Plasma experience. While it's possible to install 'KDE' software and Plasma desktop on most Linux based distributions, I have picked the distros which offer Plasma as their default desktop environment.


  6. European Commission Will Increase Use of Open Source SoftwareRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Slashdot

    We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out ( Learn more about the recent updates ).


  7. Arduino Day Special: Getting started with RFID tagsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    RFIDs-we use them every day. With every visit to the supermarket, public library, bookstore, or department store, we handle objects that have an RFID tag, which stands for Radio Frequency Identification.


  8. Arduino custom controllers, Raspberry Pi 2 streams to TV, and more gaming newsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, I take a look at creating your own version of a Steam Box and custom controllers based on open hardware, virtual reality hand tracking, and more! While a game's primarily controls are the keyboard and mouse, there are other controllers that can be added to enhance your gaming experience. At Hackaday, Brian Benchoff writes about some of these projects that are based on Arduino boards.


  9. This comment is waiting for review by our moderators.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    Very late to this party and with good reason. I began my Windows journey before there was Windows - back when Mr Gates gift to us was a C prompt and DOS.


  10. How to install Mono on Linux MintRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | GHacks

    I'm using the excellent password manager KeePass version 2.x on Windows to manage all my accounts and information. When I checked the Linux download page, I noticed that only KeePass 1.x was available for Linux which was a problem as the key file that I used could not be loaded in that version.


  11. Awakening of Heroes Coming to SteamRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    Developed by COFA Games for Windows PC, Mac and Linux, Awakening of Heroes is a MOBA just Greenlit by the Steam community. The game invites you to compete with or against your friends, by combining elements of team fight, strategy, arcade, town development and pre-game unions.


  12. March Week 4Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | I programmer

    Feeling overwhelmed and confused by too much news? If you need to know what's important for the developer, you can rely on I Programmer to sift through all the news, uncover the most relevant stories and deliver the highlights each week. At last it does seem that Microsoft has decided what the proper naming for its new non-Win32 apps should be.


  13. Four Netsquared Organizers Win 2015 NTENny AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NetSquared

    Every year, NTEN recognizes members of community who are particularly generous with their time and talents. The folks at NTEN describe it as "amping up the awesome" of the NPTech sector.


  14. Best KDE Distros, GNOME Resurgence, Ubuntu 15.04 BetaRead the original story

    Yesterday | OStatic

    It was a bit of a slow news day today without any big item overtaking the rest. Several folks celebrated the Ubuntu 15.04 Beta release and Danny Stieben discussed reasons for GNOME's resurgence.


  15. Mirantis OpenStack Adds Juniper Contrail SDNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Enterprise Systems

    The standards-based Juniper Contrail Networking is an SDN solution for providing cloud services to multiple tenants in multiple locations and in hybrid cloud setups. OpenStack is a free, open source platform for implementing cloud computing projects, sometimes described as a cloud OS .


  16. Appnovation Announces $30,000 Donation to Drupal 8 Accelerate ProjectRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... solutions. Appnovation is recognized as being a global leader in development using only proven open source software platforms, including Drupal, MuleSoft, Alfresco, HTML5, MongoDB and Hadoop. Appnovation is known for creating high performing, ...


  17. Bugtraq: [ MDVSA-2015:075 ] pythonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Security Focus

    Hash: SHA1 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2015:075 Package : python Date : March 27, 2015 Affected: Business Server 2.0 Problem Description: Updated python packages fix security vulnerabilities: A vulnerability was reported in Python's socket module, due to a boundary error within the sock_recvfrom_into() function, which could be exploited to cause a buffer overflow.


  18. French self-driving car goes for a spin around Paris monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CIO

    ... the auto-parking button and let the car figure it out, but where's the fun in that? Peter Sayer covers open source software, European intellectual property legislation, and general technology breaking news for the IDG News Service.


  19. Canonical Extends Ubuntu Linux With Ericsson PartnershipRead the original story

    Friday | Linux Today

    Canonical, the lead commercial sponsor behind the open-source Ubuntu Linux operating system, announced on March 26 that it has entered into a three-year partnership with Ericsson. As part of the deal, Ericsson will use Ubuntu as the host operating system for the Ericsson Cloud System platform.


  20. Online CentOS administration courses / resources?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ask MetaFilter

    I'd like to take two or three weeks and intensively study the administration of CentOS servers. What resources or online classes exist? Red Hat certification courses/resources would count.