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Linux Voice is a New Magazine for Linux Users — On Paper (Video)

Linux.Slashdot.org - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:27
This is an interview with Graham Morrison, who is one of four people behind the shiny-new Linux Voice magazine, which is printed on (gasp) paper. Yes, paper, even though it's 2014 and a lot of people believe the idea of publishing a physical newspaper or magazine is dead. But, Graham says, when you have a tight community (like Linux users and developers) you have an opportunity to make a successful magazine for that community. This is a crowdfunded venture, through Indiegogo, where they hoped to raise £90,000 -- but ended up with £127,603, which is approximately $214,288 as of this video's publishing date. So they have a little capital to work with. Also note: these are not publishing neophytes. All four of the main people behind Linux Voice used to work on the well-regarded Linux Format magazine. Graham says they're getting subscribers and newsstand sales at a healthy rate, so they're happily optimistic about their magazine's future. (Here's an alternate video link)

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Power, ARM Become X86 Peers In Ubuntu Linux - EnterpriseTech

Linux News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:18

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Power, ARM Become X86 Peers In Ubuntu Linux
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Docker becomes de facto Linux standard

LinuxToday.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:00

Network World: Docker is set to ship with the latest version of RHEL (RHEL 7.0).

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Distribution Release: Ubuntu 14.04

DistroWatch.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:17
Version 14.04 of Ubuntu, a popular Linux distribution with a highly customised user interface called Unity, has been released. This is a version with long-term (5 years) of security support and a convenient upgrade path from the previous release with long-term support features (version 12.04). From the press....
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NVIDIA might be working on G-SYNC Linux support

LinuxToday.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:00

muktware: NVidia is apparently going to bring GSync to Linux machines pretty soon.

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Image Manipulation with ImageMagick

LinuxJournal.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:46

I've spent a lot of time in my column talking about text processing and analysis, with the basic assumption that if you're using the command line, you're focused on text. more>>

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Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr Released

Linux.Slashdot.org - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:42
An anonymous reader writes with this announcement: "Ubuntu Linux version 14.04 LTS (code named "Trusty Tahr") has been released and available for download. This updated version includes the Linux kernel v3.13.0-24.46, Python 3.4, Xen 4.4, Libreoffice 4.2.3, MySQL 5.6/MariaDB 5.5, Apache 2.4, PHP 5.5, improvements to AppArmor allow more fine-grained control over application, and more. The latest release of Ubuntu Server is heavily focused on supporting cloud and scale-out computing platforms such as OpenStack, Docker, and more. As part of the wider Ubuntu 14.04 release efforts the Ubuntu Touch team is proud to make the latest and greatest touch experience available to our enthusiast users and developers. You can install Ubuntu on Nexus 4 Phone (mako), Nexus 7 (2013) Tablet (flo), and Nexus 10 Tablet (manta) by following these instructions. On a hardware front, ARM multiplatform support has been added, enabling you to build a single ARM kernel image that can boot across multiple hardware platforms. Additionally, the ARM64 and Power architectures are now fully supported. See detailed release notes for more information. A quick upgrade to a newer version of Ubuntu is possible over the network."

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Six Clicks: Linux Mint tips and tricks - ZDNet

Linux News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:41

Six Clicks: Linux Mint tips and tricks
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Linux desktop distributions can vary wildly in their look and feel. Unlike Windows 8 before the recent Windows 8.1 update, where a one-size-fits-all interface was the order of the day, Linux gives you an almost endless number of primary desktops such ...
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Debian admin for a LAMP server set up by LinuxServers

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Update Current Wordpress Theme/Website to a more Modern/Sleek Theme/Website by blueaugust

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Battle of the Linux clouds! Linode DOUBLES RAM to take on Digital Ocean - Register

Linux News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:09

Battle of the Linux clouds! Linode DOUBLES RAM to take on Digital Ocean
Register
Linux server slinger Linode has doubled its RAM allocations per-server, and swapped out all its hard drives with SSDs allowing it to match upstart Digital Ocean on prices. The new gear was announced by the company in a blog post on Thursday. It ...

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Encrypting Your Cat Photos

LinuxToday.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:00

LinuxJournal: Modern Linux allows us to encrypt our data easily and reliably, so why not take advantage of it?

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Red Hat Linux Containers: Not Just Recycled Ideas - InformationWeek

Linux News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:49

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Red Hat Linux Containers: Not Just Recycled Ideas
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Octeth OEM pro + Power MTA (PMTA) Setup and management by iambobydigital

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Ubuntu 14.04 'Trusty Tahr' Brings Long-Term Linux Desktop Support [SLIDESHOW]

LinuxToday.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:00

eWEEK: In this slide show, eWEEK takes a look at some of the features in the Ubuntu 14.04 Linux distribution release.

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Transfer about 300 Gb data FROM Dropbox TO Amazon S3 by PaulDanielewski

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Ubuntu 14.04 'Trusty Tahr' Brings Long-Term Linux Desktop Support - eWeek

Linux News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:17

eWeek

Ubuntu 14.04 'Trusty Tahr' Brings Long-Term Linux Desktop Support
eWeek
Ubuntu 14.04, code-named the "Trusty Tahr" and set for general availability on April 17, is a special Linux distribution because it is a long-term support (LTS) release. An LTS release offers the promise of five years of support, making it a suitable ...

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