Datamation: For years now, we've been told about the dangers of how various types of malware like worms and other threats were going to catch the growing Linux user base off guard.
gHacks: The new Firefox add-on Priv8 adds sandboxed tabs to the web browser using the security model of Firefox OS.
The bugfixes are typically small but important
MaximumPC: It may have started as a media center for the original Xbox, but KODI (formerly XBMC) has since evolved into a full-fledged application with a huge library of add-ons generated by diehard fans and users.
Unikernels offer a stripped down alternative to Linux
A unikernel image is small; many unikernels can take up less space than one Linux machine. Also, a unikernal has got a single job to do, so performance is faster than a multi-purpose Linux system. In fact, unikernels are so streamlined that firing up a ...
What Docker and the Linux container ecoysystem look like in 2014
Linux container technology is experiencing tremendous momentum in 2014. The ability to create multiple lightweight, self-contained execution environments on the same Linux host simplifies application deployment and management. By improving ...
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Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux Release Date Announced: Port Will Come With ...
As Aspyr mentioned previously, this Linux port is being released with Beyond Earth's latest update intact, so Linux users won't have to wait as long as PC and Mac users did to get the benefits of the newly retooled game mechanics. The large content ...
New Patch for Civilization: Beyond Earth Addresses Bugs and Balance IssuesMaster Herald
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ZDnet: The GPL is still the world's most popular open-source license but it's declining in use, while permissive licenses are gaining more fans, and some developers are choosing to release code without any license at all.
Phoronix: The eXt73 patch-set is designed to offer greater performance and reduced power usage on an otherwise generic Linux kernel image.
Creating an external virtual network switch changes the packet flow on the Hyper-V host, which can potentially create connectivity problems.
Dr. Dobbs: After 38 years of glory, the long run of Dr. Dobb's has come to an end.
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Grinch vulnerability could hit Linux systems
SC Magazine UK
A Linux vulnerability dubbed 'grinch' has been uncovered by security researchers. The vulnerability, which could affect all Linux systems, has the potential to provide hackers with unfettered root access, security firm Alert Logic warned in a blog post ...
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ServerWatch: Rackspace is now the 80th member company to join the OpenPOWER Foundation which is now entering its second year of operations.
How to install osCommerce on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)
This document describes how to install osCommerce in Ubuntu 14.04. Open Source Commerce (osCommerce) is a popular e-Commerce and online store-management software program that may be easily used on any web server with PHP and MySQL installed. osCommerce is available to users as a free software under the General Public License (GNU) The versatile and fuss-free software enables easy setting up and maintenance of e-stores using minimal effort. This tutorial describes the process of installing osCommerce on Ubuntu 14.04.
DesktopLinuxReviews: The last version of Fedora I looked at was more than two years ago, so there have been quite a few changes since then.