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Want a fulfilling IT career? Learn Linux

Linux Today - Wed, 2014-08-13 06:00

 opensource.com: How can understanding Linux enhance a career? This question is interesting because there are two drastically different answers.

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Six Clicks: The best Chromebooks for school

Linux Today - Wed, 2014-08-13 01:00

 ZDnet: School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 Beta Brings New Features

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 21:00

eWEEK: Although Red Hat already released RHEL 7, RHEL 6.x users can still benefit from new platform features.

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DNF 0.6.0 Released

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 17:00

DNF: The release notes are posted and those who like to experiment with frisky Fedora pre-releases can try out dnf-0.6.0 in Fedora 21.

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Platform 9 Emerges From Stealth Mode to Manage Cloud

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 16:00

eWEEK: The OpenStack cloud-based platform aims to make it easier for enterprises to cloud-enable virtualization workloads.

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Rackspace Grows Managed Cloud Business

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 15:00

Datamation: Though its own future is uncertain, Rackspace execs see continues opportunity even as Amazon and Google lower pricing.

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FOSS' Documentation Dilemma

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 14:00

LinuxInsider: Hang around for any length of time in the seedy bars and watering holes of the Linux blogosphere, and you'll soon realize that certain topics tend to recur with surprising frequency in the general conversation.

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OpenGL 4.5 Released With New Features

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 13:00

Phoronix: Well, the next-gen OpenGL didn't end up being OpenGL 5.0 but is being billed as OpenGL 4.5

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Linux Security Threats on the Rise

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 12:00

LinuxJournal: One of the many benefits cited by enterprises bringing in Linux is the security and the resultant "cost of ownership" benefits that come from, among many other things, not having to deal with security-related issues and attacks.

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Solar plant monitoring system taps Raspberry Pi

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 11:00

 LinuxGizmos: Storm Energy has upgraded its "SunSniffer" solar plant monitoring system to a Linux-based platform running on a Raspberry Pi

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Hidden Linux Benefits, Clear Linux Challenges

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 10:00

 Datamation: I have tried and enjoyed a number of great Linux distributions over the years.

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LibreOffice might be coming to Android

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 09:00

 ITworld: The sooner LibreOffice is released for Android, the bette

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How to remove file metadata on Linux

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 08:00

 xmodulo: A typical data file often has associated "metadata" which is descriptive information about the file, represented in the form of a set of name-value pairs.

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Acer's new Chromebook 13 offers a high-resolution screen and all-day battery life

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 07:00

The Verge: The first Chromebook with Nvidia's Tegra K1 processor promises to outgun and outlast the competition

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Pineapple Hacking Device Resembles a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 06:00

eWEEK: A Linux powered WiFi hacking device that could be hidden in what appears to be a standard carbon monoxide detector casing was demoed at Defcon.

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Linux Top 3: Knoppix 7.4, Android x86 4.4 and the Debian Desktop Debate

Linux Today - Tue, 2014-08-12 01:00

LinuxPlanet: Google Android handset owners have had access to the new KitKat release, aka Android 4.4, for the better part of 2014.

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Geek of the Week: Jean Paoli, president of Microsoft Open Technologies

Linux Today - Mon, 2014-08-11 17:00

Geekwire: There was a time when Microsoft and “open technologies” were diametrically opposed

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Flock Day 3: Fedora Infrastructure (To Infinity and Beyond!)

Linux Today - Mon, 2014-08-11 16:00

Fedora Magazine: The most visible product of the Fedora community is the Fedora distribution itself.

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How to fix your Internet connection in Ubuntu Linux

Linux Today - Mon, 2014-08-11 15:00

PCWorld: Luckily, you won’t have to pull up the terminal and type any arcane commands to make your Internet connection work.

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PlayOnLinux reached to version 4.2.4, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint via PPA

Linux Today - Mon, 2014-08-11 14:00

noobslab: PlayOnLinux is a piece of software which allows you to easily install and use numerous apps and games designed to run with Microsoft Windows.

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