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A More Open Microsoft

Linux.eWeek.com - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:35
Your Linux and Mac clients won't be left out in the cold when Microsoft upgrades its Windows Server 2008 software later this year.
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Debian 4.0 Gets Security Update

Linux.eWeek.com - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:35
One of the most popular of the community Linuxes saw out the old year with a new security release.
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Best Programming Language

LinuxJournal.com - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 09:15

Surprise—Python wins again!

Here's the breakdown (the contenders listed below were nominated by LJ readers via Twitter): more>>

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Tackling L33t-Speak

LinuxJournal.com - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 09:08

How to script a l33t-speak translator.

My daughter and I were bantering with each other via text message this morning as we often do, and I dropped into a sort of mock "leet speak". She wasn't impressed, but it got me thinking about formulaic substitutions in language and how they represent interesting programming challenges. more>>

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Subutai Blockchain Router v2.0, NixOS New Release, Slimbook Curve and More

LinuxJournal.com - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 08:59

News briefs for April 5, 2018. more>>

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VIDEO: When Linux Demos Go Wrong

LinuxJournal.com - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 17:34

Full disclosure; this is an edited version of a live broadcast. You've heard me say it, and warn you about it. more>>

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How Wizards and Muggles Break Free from the Matrix

LinuxJournal.com - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 09:37

First we invented a world where everyone could be free. Then we helped build feudal castles on it, where everyone now lives. Now it's time to blow up those castles by giving everybody much better ways to use their freedom than they ever would enjoy in a castle.

I'm going to mix movie metaphors here. You'll see why. more>>

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How the EU's Copyright Reform Threatens Open Source--and How to Fight It

LinuxJournal.com - Tue, 04/03/2018 - 13:27

Open source is under attack from new EU copyright laws. more>>

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Caption This

LinuxJournal.com - Tue, 04/03/2018 - 09:06
Each month, we provide a cartoon in need of a caption. You submit your caption, we choose three finalists, and readers vote for their favorite. The winning caption for this month's cartoon will appear in the May issue of Linux Journal.

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Mozilla Announces Firefox Reality Browser for Mixed Reality, GnuCash 3.0 New Release and More

LinuxJournal.com - Tue, 04/03/2018 - 09:02

Mozilla announced Firefox Reality today, "Bringing the Immersive Web to Mixed Reality Headsets". Firefox Reality is the only open source browser for mixed reality and the first cross-platform browser for mixed reality. more>>

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Now Available: April 2018 issue of Linux Journal

LinuxJournal.com - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 10:53
Linux Journal's April issue takes a Deep Dive Into the Cloud. Articles in this issue include:

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Linux 4.16 Released, SLES SP3 for Raspberry Pi, Cloudflare Launches the 1.1.1.1 Privacy-First DNS Service and More

LinuxJournal.com - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 08:58

News briefs for April 2, 2018.

Linux 4.16 was released yesterday. Linus says "the take from final week of the 4.16 release looks a lot like rc7, in that about half of it is networking. If it wasn't for that, it would all be very small and calm." more>>

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We Can’t Pretend Juice Is Healthy for Babies Anymore

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 14:00

Juice is liquid candy. Sure, it has a few more vitamins than your average can of Coke, but it also has more sugar. Your days of pretending it’s healthy are over: the American Academy of Pediatricians has finally found the guts to tell us to stop giving juice to babies.

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What TV-Show Foods Are You Obsessed With?

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 13:30

Happy Monday, and welcome back to to What’s Cooking?, the weekly open thread where you get to share all of your brilliant thoughts, advice, recipes, and opinions on all things edible. This week I want to chat about the fictional foods you wish were a reality, specifically iconic dishes from your favorite TV shows.

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How to Protect Yourself Online, with Former Black-Hat Hacker Hector Monsegur

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 13:20

This week on The Upgrade we talk with Hector Monsegur, Director of Assessment Services at Rhino Labs.

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You Can Now Order Food on Facebook—But Do You Need To?

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 11:00

You no longer have to peruse multiple websites (or even paper menus) or talk to someone on the phone to order takeout and delivery. Thanks to apps like Grubhub, Seamless and PostMates, ordering food is easier than ever. And now Facebook is aiming to further streamline the process: without ever leaving the app, you can…

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A Guide to All the Best, Worst and Weirdest 2017 TV Pilots You’ll Probably Never Watch

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 10:55

As our favorite shows begin their descent into the void (New Girl, Scandal, Girls), new shows are once again out here crying for approval. This year’s TV pilots—full of mostly white male leads and showrunners—include military dramas, medical dramas, Will & Grace and a Lucifer-produced Big Bang Theory spin-off we don’t…

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Amazon's Blowing Out Refurbished Echo Dots For the Lowest Price Ever

LifeHacker.com - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 10:26

Amazon usually sells certified refurbished Echo Dots for $5 less than new models, but for now at least, that discount has increased to $12. Refurbished Dots still carry the same warranty as new ones, so there’s really no downside to going this route if you want to sprinkle these around your home on a budget.

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