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Introducing Future Studio, a Debian-Based OS Designed for Creative People

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 22:00

 softepedia: The time has come to introduce you guys to a new Linux kernel-based operating system

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Announcing a Specification for Hack

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 18:00

When we announced Hack, we were very excited for the community to get their hands on a programming language that has helped Facebook engineers become more productive in their day-to-day development and became, alongside PHP, the language used when developing applications running on HHVM.

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Days Between Dates: the Counting

Linux Journal - Thu, 2015-02-19 17:16

In my last article, we began an exploration of date math by validating a given date specified by the user, then explored how GNU date offers some slick math capabilities, but has some inherent limitations, the most notable of which is that it isn't on 100% of all Linux and UNIX systems. more>>

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SUSE Unveils Open Source Enterprise Storage Based on Ceph

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 17:00

 The VAR Guy: SUSE Enterprise Storage, the latest offering from the open source vendor, introduces a new distributed, scale-out storage solution to the market, based on Linux and Ceph.

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Making MapR’s Data-Centric Platform More Elastic with Mesos and Yarn

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 16:00

The New Stack: MapR has a new release today that provides some perspectives on the influences that are shaping new data-centric architectures.

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Korora Comes Bursting With Extras

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 15:00

LinuxInsider: Korora, a Linux distro based on Fedora, the community version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), just keeps getting better.

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Systemd Gets An Fsck Daemon/Service

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 14:00

Phoronix: There's now a systemd-fsck service and systemd-fsckd daemon.

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Dronecode: Taking the Internet of Things to the Skies

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 13:00 "What we essentially did was weaponize Lego with my children around the dining room table"

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CrunchBang: The Rest of the Story

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 10:00
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11 ways to get involved with Humanitarian FOSS

Linux Today - Thu, 2015-02-19 08:00 Whether you have five minutes or a few hours, you can make a difference with a variety of HFOSS projects.

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Unity 8 and Mir See Nice Improvements for Windows Management and More

Linux Today - Wed, 2015-02-18 18:00

 softpedia: Even if Mir and Unity 8 still have some time until they reach the desktop in a default capacity, it doesn't mean that the developers don't make important updates to them.

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The 8 best desktop environments for Linux

Linux Today - Wed, 2015-02-18 17:00

 ITworld: Here are the best of the bunch

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Multitenant Sites

Linux Journal - Wed, 2015-02-18 16:49

For some time now, there has been tremendous growth in the world of Web applications. It's quite amazing to see what you can do just via a Web browser—not only can you buy just about anything, but also a growing number of sites offer "software as a service", often abbreviated as SaaS. The idea is that in exchange for a monthly service fee, you get access to a service. more>>

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Torvalds: People who start writing kernel code get hired really quickly???

Linux Today - Wed, 2015-02-18 14:00

 NetworkWorld: Now more than ever, the development of the Linux kernel is a matter for the professionals

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