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Samsung tips Android Phablets, round watch, Tizen for IoT

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 14:00

 LinuxGizmos: Samsung debuted two Android phablets, teased a round Tizen watch amid rumors of a "Z3" Tizen phone, and touted a $100 million investment in Tizen for IoT.

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Vista 10 Inherently Broken, Anti-Competitive (Against GNU/Linux and Free Software), Privacy-Infringing, and Definitely Not Secure

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 13:00

techrights: A roundup of recent reports about Windows 10, which is akin to Windows Vista in many ways

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How to monitor stock quotes from the command line on Linux

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 12:00

 xmodulo: If you are one of those stock investors or traders, monitoring the stock market will be one of your daily routines.

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An Evening with Containers #Linuxcon

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 11:00

InternetNews: As part of the kickoff for the Linuxcon Containercon conference here there was An Evening with Containers on August 16.

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Firefox Security Exploit Targets Linux Users and Web Developers

Linux Journal - Mon, 2015-08-17 10:49

Through the years, Firefox has enjoyed a reputation as one of the most secure Web browsers on any platform, and it's the default browser for many Linux distros. However, a security exploit appeared this week that has shown users they can't afford to be complacent about security. more>>

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IBM Launches New Linux Mainframes and Open Mainframe Project #linuxcon

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 10:00

ServerWatch:"IBM is betting big on open on the mainframe"

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VirtualBox 5.0.2 released

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 09:00

 ItRunsOnLinux: Just a month after the final release of VirtualBox 5, VirtualBox 5.0.2 is released.

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KaOS 2015.8 Features a Superb Implementation of the Latest KDE Plasma

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 08:00

 softpedia: KaOS is a Linux distribution built from scratch that makes use of a customized KDE desktop environment, and that follows a rolling release model.

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Linux 4.2 rc7

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 07:00

Linus Torvalds: So for most releases these days, rc7 is our last rc, and next week would be the final 4.2 release.

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LinuxCon Preview: Q&A with IBM’s Ross Mauri

Linux Today - Mon, 2015-08-17 01:00

Linux.com: One of the strongest trends in IT infrastructure is the move towards building strong, open ecosystems that drive innovation and share the benefits from those innovations

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Emu-OS Beta one released

Linux Today - Sun, 2015-08-16 17:00

 ItRunsOnLinux: Emu-OS is a new Linux-Distro, packed with a collection of game-console emulators & an easy-to-use user interface.

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Happy 18th Birthday, GNOME!

Linux Today - Sun, 2015-08-16 13:00

It's hard to believe that The GNOME Project started its life 18 years ago, but that's the truth and its developers are preparing to celebrate the occasion.

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Ardour 4.2 released

Linux Today - Sun, 2015-08-16 09:00

The Ardour project is pleased to announce the release of 4.2.

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How to count the number of threads in a process on Linux

Linux Today - Sat, 2015-08-15 21:00

xmodulo: If you want to see the number of threads per process in Linux environments, there are several ways to do it.

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How to migrate MySQL to MariaDB on Linux

Linux Today - Sat, 2015-08-15 13:00

 xmodulo: Since the Oracle's acquisition of MySQL, a lot of MySQL developers and users moved away from MySQL due to Oracle's more close-door stance on MySQL development and maintenance.

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Rugged box-PC runs Linux on new quad-core Via Eden CPU

Linux Today - Sat, 2015-08-15 09:00

LinuxGizmos: Via announced a compact, rugged, fanless box-PC based on an unpublicized 1.2GHz quad-core Eden X4 CPU, with numerous I/O and wireless options, including 3G.

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Docker 1.8 adds serious container security

Linux Today - Sat, 2015-08-15 02:00

 ZDnet: The new open-source Docker container release has numerous new features, but the headline news is its improved security.

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Sick of Windows spying on you? Go Linux

Linux Today - Fri, 2015-08-14 22:00

 ZDnet: With Windows 10 snooping on your every keystroke, it's time to consider an alternative: the Linux desktop.

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