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Smashing Jobs

  • E-Commerce UX Auditor (full-time remote position)

    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 11:16am -
  • Design Intern at Social-Impact Startup
    Want to get in on the ground floor of a startup creating products that will make a real and immediate impact on the employment problems the world is currently facing? Interested in joining a team of proven entrepreneurs who’ve been remote-first sin…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 7:28pm -
  • UX Designer
    User Experience Designers Wanted Bitovi’s User Experience department is looking for passionate, experienced UX generalists who align with our team values (listed below).NOTE: Please read through the entire job description. Applications that are m…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 7:28pm -
  • Unreal Engine 4 / C++ Developer
    Hi, We’re Pureblink, a Creative Digital Agency. We enhance brand value by creating desire through meticulously crafted impactful stories and innovative digital experiences.We are a passionate group who avoids the beaten path in all we do. We bring…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 6:00am -
  • Sr. Deep Learning Engineer
    Responsibilities Integrate machine learning functionality with production applications in deployment. Utilize extensive understanding of ML/DL/RL (Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning) as well as mathematical understanding of deep…
    - 21 days ago, 26 Jun 20, 4:47pm -
  • Lead Product Designer
    At Demand.io, our mission is to connect shoppers, influencers and brands to make shopping easier and more rewarding.We do so through our network of demand-generation shopping apps, platforms and websites that help shoppers make smarter purchasing de…
    - 24 days ago, 23 Jun 20, 12:29pm -
  • Faculty, Visual Communication (UX/UI)
    Join us as a full-time professor of user experience design at the Visual Communication Department at Austin Community College. ACC is the first community college in the country to offer a two-year, associates degree for user experience design. You wi…
    - 25 days ago, 22 Jun 20, 7:23pm -
  • Software Engineer
    Are you a great Software Engineer? Do you like working on technology problems which impact people on a global scale? Would you like to work on complex problems that help users find and utilize solutions in Office? If your passionate about having our…
    - 32 days ago, 15 Jun 20, 10:42am -
  • IT Specialist
    This position is within the Office of Human Resources - Business Management Group (BMG) located in Washington, DC.The Office of Human Resources (OHR) provides leadership for the strategic management of the SEC’s human capital by administering prog…
    - 43 days ago, 4 Jun 20, 9:28pm -
  • Full-Time Web And Graphic Design Instructor
    The School of Business & Applied Arts at Madison College in Madison, Wisconsin is now hiring for two full-time instructors who will complement the depths and strengths of the Web and Graphic Design faculty, program and certificates. As programs that…
    - 58 days ago, 19 May 20, 11:39pm -
  • Software Engineer — Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
    At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more. As a member of our engineering team, you will play an integral part in making that happen, navigating us into the future and impacting the live…
    - 64 days ago, 14 May 20, 1:21pm -
  • Web Designer
    Wir suchen eine*n freiberufliche/n Webdesignerin (projektbasiert), die/der unsere Website relauncht.Wir können ein komplettes Konzept (Kommunikationsstrategie und Personas), Wireframes und Design-Guidelines (Farben, Schriften, Logo) anbieten – im…
    - 71 days ago, 7 May 20, 2:11am -
  • IT Architekt / Netzwerkarchitektur / DMZ / Demilitarized Zone (m/w/d)
    Sorgen Sie gemeinsam mit uns für die digitale Zukunftsfähigkeit unseres Landes.IT Architekt DMZ / Demilitarized Zone (m/w/d)ab sofort an einem unserer bundesweiten BWI-Standorte.Als IT-Partner der Bundeswehr und IT-Dienstleistungszentrum des Bun…
    - 8 Apr 20, 9:48am -
  • Senior PHP / WordPress Plugin Developer
    WP White Security is a young development company that develops high-quality security and admin WordPress plugins. Our plugins are installed on more than 150,000 websites and are used by world renowned businesses such as Disney, Amazon, and Intel!Joi…
    - 8 Apr 20, 5:50am -

Linux Jobs

  • Senior Software Engineer Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-03-23 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49684Overview:About the JobThe Application Acceleration space is thriving and Akamai is growing with it! As applications move to the cloud the demands for faster and mo…
    - 20 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Network Engineer Job (Bangalore, IN)
    Location:Bangalore, INPosted Date:2016-04-19 00:00:00.0Category:Network SecurityID:13677Overview:About the Job:As a Network Security Engineer, you will work as part of a global team on the deployment, configuration, and maintenance of high-end router…
    - 18 May 16, 7:00am -
  • C++ Engineer Job (Herzliya, IL)
    Location:Herzliya, ILPosted Date:2016-05-18 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:50357Overview:C++ Software EngineerAbout the JobWe’ve built a talented engineering organization that is responsible for the software that is used to optimize performance a…
    - 18 May 16, 5:00am -
  • QA Engineer Job (Bangalore, IN)
    Location:Bangalore, INPosted Date:2016-05-18 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:50318Overview:About the JobAs a Quality Assurance Engineer located out of our Bangalore office, you will be working with teams responsible for the system-wide validation an…
    - 18 May 16, 5:00am -
  • Security Operations Center Technician Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-05-17 00:00:00.0Category:SecurityID:50264Overview:About the JobThe Security Operations Technician is a technical professional supporting first line DDoS attack mitigation and detection/alerting process. He o…
    - 17 May 16, 5:00am -
  • Network Engineer Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-05-16 00:00:00.0Category:Network InfrastructureID:50328Overview:About the TeamOur seasoned team of networking professionals designs and operates Akamai’s corporate voice and data networks. We build and con…
    - 16 May 16, 5:00am -
  • Security Operations Center Specialist II Job (Bangalore, IN)
    Location:Bangalore, INPosted Date:2016-05-16 00:00:00.0Category:SecurityID:49964Overview:About the CompanyAkamai Global Security Service’s SOC is the operations center which is responsible for Security Services on an Enterprise level. Each shift is…
    - 16 May 16, 5:00am -
  • Performance Engineer Job (Herzliya, IL)
    Location:Herzliya, ILPosted Date:2016-04-10 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:48576Overview:About the Team & JobThe QA Performance team is looking for a talented Performance engineer to be responsible for performance testing for Akamai next generation…
    - 15 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Director..Engineering Job (, IN)
    Location:, INPosted Date:2016-04-15 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49713Overview:About the TeamThe Cloud Networking team is responsible for development of features for performance optimization and performance management solutions for the Enterprise…
    - 14 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Principal Lead Software Engineer - Linux Kernel Dev Test Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-04-14 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:50060Overview:About the JobAkamai is looking for a talented and highly motivated Principal Lead Software Engineer to join and provide technical leadership to a dynamic…
    - 13 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Senior Software Development Engineer in Test Job (Prague, CZ)
    Location:Prague, CZPosted Date:2016-05-12 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:50311Overview:About the JobAkamai is looking for an English-speaking Senior Software Development Engineer in Test who understands HTTP, TCP, UDP and IP, is able to write both…
    - 12 May 16, 5:00am -
  • Software Engineer II Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-04-12 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49979Overview:About the JobGCDS (GiG Content Delivery Service) is a DISA implemented distributed computing platform comprised of globally deployed servers across both t…
    - 11 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Platform Operations Engineer Job (Bangalore, IN)
    Location:Bangalore, INPosted Date:2016-05-10 00:00:00.0Category:Network OperationsID:49460Overview:About the JobThis is an opportunity to work in a large scale, global network operations department. Working directly with Akamai’s product you are in…
    - 11 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Senior Development Engineer in Test Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-04-11 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49994Overview:About the JobAs a Senior Development Engineer in Test in the Enterprise Optimization group, you will utilize your software development and problem solving…
    - 10 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Lab Network Engineer Job (Krakow, PL)
    Location:Krakow, PLPosted Date:2016-04-06 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49769Overview:About the Job:As a Lab Network Engineer, you will work as part of a global team on the deployment, configuration, and maintenance of routers and switches in a mu…
    - 5 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Software Engineer II - Linux Kernel Job (Cambridge, MA, US)
    Location:Cambridge, MA, USPosted Date:2016-04-05 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49717Overview:About the JobAkamai is looking for a talented and highly motivated Linux kernel software engineer to join a dynamic team that is driving our Linux kernel…
    - 4 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Senior Performance Engineer Job (Bangalore, IN)
    Location:Bangalore, INPosted Date:2015-05-20 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:45828Overview:About the JobMedia Performance is the Akamai group with end-to-end responsibility for ensuring that our Media services are performing well. A well-performing…
    - 2 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Senior UNIX Administrator Job (San Jose, CR)
    Location:San Jose, CRPosted Date:2016-05-16 00:00:00.0Category:Corporate ITID:49170Overview:About the JobUnder the general supervision of a lead senior system administrator or the operations manager, you will be responsible for installation, supporti…
    - 29 Apr 16, 7:00am -
  • Network Systems Engineer Job (Krakow, PL)
    Location:Krakow, PLPosted Date:2016-03-30 00:00:00.0Category:Network InfrastructureID:49716Overview:About the Job:We're seeking talented, adaptable people who love solving problems and can get things done. Like networks, but don’t want to just conf…
    - 28 Apr 16, 7:00am -
  • Perl Developer Job (Krakow, PL)
    Location:Krakow, PLPosted Date:2016-02-29 00:00:00.0Category:EngineeringID:49398Overview:About the Job:We're seeking talented, adaptable people who love solving problems and can get things done. Like networks, but don’t want to just configure switc…
    - 27 Apr 16, 7:00am -

TuxRadar


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Linux Candy

  • Nexus 7 is available in India via Playstore
    As we have posted here about India is listed as supported country on Nexus Store, here is the next announcement Nexus 7 is now officially available in India via Google Play store, Priced at 16,000 Rs and Google says it will be shipping around 5th Apr…
    - 26 Mar 13, 2:43am -
  • Happy Birthday Linus Torvalds !
    Happy Birthday to Linus Torvalds!!!,  the father of Linux,creator of  the world’s most popular open-source software program the Linux operating system. For more than 21 years, Torvalds has been directing thousands of developers to improve the ope…
    - 28 Dec 12, 7:40pm -
  • CrossOver Available For Download: Get it Before it Expires
    CodeWeavers, the developer of CrossOver has decided to run a 24-hour free giveaway for their famous wine-based product, CrossOver.     CrossOver (a.k.a. CrossOver Office before version 6.0) is the collective name for two commercial and proprietary…
    - 1 Nov 12, 4:25am -
  • Irreponsible behaviour of FSF India
    Here is a message from Dr. Partha willing to share to the public about Irresponsible behavior of FSF India. Oct 28 2012: Several months ago, when RMS visited Hyderabad, India, he made an appeal to join and support FSF India. In all good faith and adm…
    - 29 Oct 12, 7:31pm -
  • OpenStack, Folsom upgrade path for Ubuntu 12.04 is also ready
    Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth said today at OpenStack Summit that Ubuntu 12.10 with the latest release of OpenStack called ‘Folsom” is now available and that the “‘Folsom” upgrade path for Ubuntu 12.04 is also ready Ubuntu Linux might…
    - 17 Oct 12, 4:30am -
  • There was no source code leaked – claims Skype’s CSO
    After Stun’s tweet on twitter, the news got so spread over diaspora, google+ and twitter. We  managed to write a blog post on it mentioning the news that skype source code has been leaked and its there in pirate bay. Experts state that the source…
    - 22 Jul 12, 2:31pm -
  • Acquiring continues… !!!
    Google acquires Apple-focussed startup Sparrow!!!!!!!!!!!  Acquiring continues..!!!  big companies pry eyes upon smaller and prospective startups continues !  few days earlier meebo acquired by Google ,flicker by yahoo, facebook by instag…
    - 21 Jul 12, 1:45pm -
  • Skype Source Code Leaked
    This just started flooding in twitter and got a pastebay link http://pastebay.net/1068196 which says that skype source code has been released. The post reads like this. AFTER MICROSOFT ACQUIRING SKYPE FOR 8.5 BILLION DOLLARS AND PROCEEDING TO ADD B…
    - 17 Jul 12, 6:27pm -
  • The Oval Elephant and The Mini X, Powers linux costs less than $100
      Delivering powerful  computing n tiny packages and low prices, linux revolution has outsmarted the market. With its increasing popularity amongst android users and flourishing ubuntu market now we have two more devices which powers Linux. These t…
    - 12 Jul 12, 7:30am -
  • The nVidia Fiasco – What Every Linux-Laptop User Should Know
    As much as I love high graphics, games and immersive realistic experiences in my computing, I have come to grow increasingly unenthusiastic about the companies who pioneer in providing them. I’m Looking at nVidia, and also, AMD.  nVidia is, howeve…
    - 21 Jun 12, 3:00pm -

Ubuntu Guide

  • How to Install Gnome-Pie 0.6.5 in Ubuntu 15.10, 15.04, 14.04
    Gnome Pie, a pie menu launcher for Linux, now is at version 0.6.5. Ubuntu users can install it from the developer’s PPA. Gnome Pie is inspired by an addon written for the game World of Warcraft. It is made of several pies, each consisting of multip…
    - 9 Aug 15, 3:36pm -
  • How to Install Podcast Client ‘Vocal’ in Ubuntu 14.04
    Podcast is a new podcast client designed for Elementary OS, which also works on other Linux. This simple tutorial is going to show you how to install this simple and modern podcast app in Ubuntu 14.04 from PPA. Podcast uses new GTK+ header-bar (clien…
    - 31 Jul 15, 3:57pm -
  • Ubuntu 15.04: different wallpapers on each workspace
    For those who are using multiple workspaces in Ubuntu Unity and want to set different background wallpapers for each one, here’s how to do it in Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid. NOTE that set different wallpapers will hide the desktop shortcut icons. 1. To get…
    - 30 Apr 15, 3:18pm -
  • Install Missing Session Icons/logos for Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 Login Screen
    If you have multiple desktop environments installed on your Ubuntu, you may found that some DEs miss their badges when you are trying to change desktop sessions in Unity Greeter (login screen). There’s a small project on gnome-look.org that contain…
    - 24 Mar 15, 4:20pm -
  • XFCE 4.12 Finally Released After 2 Years and 10 Months of Work
    The Xfce development team finally announced the release of Xfce Desktop 4.12, a new stable version that supersedes Xfce 4.10, after 2 years and 10 months of work. Xfce 4.12 includes the following core components: exo 0.10.3 garcon 0.4.0 gtk-xfce-engi…
    - 1 Mar 15, 1:50pm -
  • Add Emoji Support in Ubuntu 14.04 / Ubuntu 12.04
    Emoji, the little ideograms or smileys, can be displayed in Windows and Mac OS by default. But Ubuntu does not support emoji out of the box in both 14.04 Trusty and 12.04 Precise. Before and after enabled this feature, this is how a tweet client disp…
    - 30 Jan 15, 4:55pm -
  • Install Latest NVIDIA Proprietary Drivers in Ubuntu 14.04
    For better graphics performance, you may want to install NVIDIA proprietary driver instead of the open-source driver in your Ubuntu Desktop. xorg-edgers PPA provides the latest Nvidia drivers available for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. You can easily install the…
    - 25 Dec 14, 3:28pm -
  • How to Upgrade to LibreOffice 4.3.4 in Ubuntu 14.04
    Ubuntu’s default office suite LibreOffice recently reached the release 4.3.4 with 60 bug fixes. This simple tutorial is going to show you how to install or upgrade to this release in Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 14.10. According to the release note, the…
    - 16 Nov 14, 3:20pm -
  • eViacam – Control Mouse Movement via Your Webcam
    Enable Viacam (eViacam) is a free, open-source, webcam based mouse emulator that moves the pointer as you move your head. The software features: Control your computer with intuitive head movements. No need to use your hands! Works with any good quali…
    - 15 Oct 14, 2:52pm -
  • Enable USB Support for Virtualbox in Ubuntu 14.04 Host
    Do you have USB issues with Virtualbox in your Ubuntu host? Well, this quick tutorial will show you how to get USB work in Virtualbox guest easily in three steps! 1. First of first, you must install Virtualbox using the .deb package from the official…
    - 18 Sep 14, 1:37pm -

The Linux Foundation

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Linux.com

  • The Linux Foundation’s First-Ever Virtual Open Source Summit (TechNewsWorld)
    Jack M. Germain writes on Tech News World: The success of The Linux Foundation’s first virtual summit may well have set the standard for new levels of open source participation. Summit masters closed the virtual doors of the four-day joint gatherin…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 5:47pm -
  • Device Drivers Training Helps Advance an Embedded Linux Career
    In 2018, Anna-Lena Marx was preparing to begin the final thesis for her master’s degree. She was also working for a German company developing kernel drivers and fixing bugs in the Linux kernel and Android internal system. Anna-Lena wanted to improv…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 6:30pm -
  • Open Source Communities and Trademarks: A Reprise
    The Linux Foundation has published a new blog about the use of Trademarks in open source communities: A trademark is a word, phrase or design that denotes a “brand” that distinguishes one source of product or solution from another. The USPTO des…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:26pm -
  • Driving Compatibility with Code and Specifications through Conformance Trademark Programs
    Scott Nicholas writes at the Linux Foundation blog: A key goal of some open collaboration efforts — whether source code or specification oriented — is to prevent technical ‘drift’ away from a core set of functions or interfaces. Projects seek…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:17pm -
  • Understanding US export controls with open source projects
    The Linux Foundation has produced a new whitepaper, in English and Chinese about export controls and open source and has summarized its findings on its blog: The primary source of United States federal government restrictions on exports are the Expo…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:07pm -
  • All About CLAs and DCOs
    Of the fundamental structural questions that drive discussions within the open source community, two that continually spur fervent debate are (a) whether software code should be contributed under a Contributor License Agreement (“CLA”) or a Devel…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 9:00pm -
  • Linux Foundation Training Helps SysAdmin Bring Open Source to Government Applications
    In 2014, Sandeep Aryal was a system administrator for the Nepalese government who was urging his colleagues to migrate to Linux and open source systems. He was awarded a Linux Foundation Training SysAdmin Superstar scholarship, which he hoped would t…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 4:00pm -
  • Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED with image recognition applications
    This Linux Foundation Platinum Sponsor-Contributed article from Hitachi is about how to use TensorFlow.js and Node-RED for use with image recognition applications. Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED TensorFlow.js is a JavaScript implementation of the T…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 3:26pm -
  • Linus Torvalds on the future of Linux kernel developers and development (ZDNet)
    Steven J. Vaughn-Nichols writes on ZDNet: Once more, at The Linux Foundation‘s virtual Open Source Summit,  VMware‘s Chief Open Source Officer, Dirk Hohndel, and Linux’s creator, Linus Torvalds had a wide-ranging conversation about Linux de…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 2:54pm -
  • What’s New in Harbor 2.0
    Harbor is an open-source cloud native registry project that stores, signs, and scans content. Harbor was created by a team of engineers at VMware China. The project was contributed to CNCF for wider adoption and contribution. Recently the project ann…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 9:00am -

Linux Journal

  • Linux Journal Ceases Publication: An Awkward Goodbye
    by Kyle Rankin IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM LINUX JOURNAL, LLC:On August 7, 2019, Linux Journal shut its doors for good. All staff were laid off and the company is left with no operating fun…
    - 8 Aug 19, 1:55am -
  • Oops! Debugging Kernel Panics
    by Petros Koutoupis A look into what causes kernel panics and some utilities to help gainmore information.Working in a Linux environment, how often have you seen a kernel panic?Wh…
    - 7 Aug 19, 11:30pm -
  • Loadsharers: Funding the Load-Bearing Internet Person
    by Eric S. Raymond The internet has a sustainability problem. Many of its criticalservices depend on the dedication of unpaid volunteers, because theycan't be monetized and thus don…
    - 7 Aug 19, 11:00pm -
  • Documenting Proper Git Usage
    by Zack Brown Jonathan Corbet wrote a document for inclusion in the kernel tree, describingbest practices for merging and rebasing git-based kernel repositories. As he putit, it rep…
    - 7 Aug 19, 10:30pm -
  • Understanding Python's asyncio
    by Reuven M. Lerner How to get started using Python's asyncio.Earlier this year, I attended PyCon, the international Pythonconference. One topic, presented at numerous talks and di…
    - 7 Aug 19, 10:00pm -
  • RV Offsite Backup Update
    by Kyle Rankin Having an offsite backup in your RV is great, and after a year of use,I've discovered some ways to make it even better.Last year I wrote a feature-length article on…
    - 7 Aug 19, 9:15pm -
  • Another Episode of "Seems Perfectly Feasible and Then Dies"--Script to Simplify the Process of Changing System Call Tables
    by Zack Brown David Howells put in quite a bit of work on a script,./scripts/syscall-manage.pl, to simplify the entire process of changing thesystem call tables. With this script, i…
    - 7 Aug 19, 8:45pm -
  • Experts Attempt to Explain DevOps--and Almost Succeed
    by Bryan Lunduke What is DevOps? How does it relate to other ideas and methodologieswithin software development? Linux Journal Deputy Editor and longtimesoftware developer, Bryan Lun…
    - 7 Aug 19, 8:00pm -
  • DNA Geometry with cadnano
    by Joey Bernard This article introduces a tool you can use to work on three-dimensional DNA origami. The package is called cadnano, and it's currentlybeing developed at the Wyss Inst…
    - 7 Aug 19, 7:30pm -
  • Running GNOME in a Container
    by Adam Verslype Containerizing the GUI separates your work and play.Virtualization has always been a rich man's game, and more frugalenthusiasts—unable to afford fancy server-cl…
    - 7 Aug 19, 7:00pm -

Linux.com Jobs

  • The Linux Foundation’s First-Ever Virtual Open Source Summit (TechNewsWorld)
    Jack M. Germain writes on Tech News World: The success of The Linux Foundation’s first virtual summit may well have set the standard for new levels of open source participation. Summit masters closed the virtual doors of the four-day joint gatherin…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 5:47pm -
  • Device Drivers Training Helps Advance an Embedded Linux Career
    In 2018, Anna-Lena Marx was preparing to begin the final thesis for her master’s degree. She was also working for a German company developing kernel drivers and fixing bugs in the Linux kernel and Android internal system. Anna-Lena wanted to improv…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 6:30pm -
  • Open Source Communities and Trademarks: A Reprise
    The Linux Foundation has published a new blog about the use of Trademarks in open source communities: A trademark is a word, phrase or design that denotes a “brand” that distinguishes one source of product or solution from another. The USPTO des…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:26pm -
  • Driving Compatibility with Code and Specifications through Conformance Trademark Programs
    Scott Nicholas writes at the Linux Foundation blog: A key goal of some open collaboration efforts — whether source code or specification oriented — is to prevent technical ‘drift’ away from a core set of functions or interfaces. Projects seek…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:17pm -
  • Understanding US export controls with open source projects
    The Linux Foundation has produced a new whitepaper, in English and Chinese about export controls and open source and has summarized its findings on its blog: The primary source of United States federal government restrictions on exports are the Expo…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:07pm -
  • All About CLAs and DCOs
    Of the fundamental structural questions that drive discussions within the open source community, two that continually spur fervent debate are (a) whether software code should be contributed under a Contributor License Agreement (“CLA”) or a Devel…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 9:00pm -
  • Linux Foundation Training Helps SysAdmin Bring Open Source to Government Applications
    In 2014, Sandeep Aryal was a system administrator for the Nepalese government who was urging his colleagues to migrate to Linux and open source systems. He was awarded a Linux Foundation Training SysAdmin Superstar scholarship, which he hoped would t…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 4:00pm -
  • Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED with image recognition applications
    This Linux Foundation Platinum Sponsor-Contributed article from Hitachi is about how to use TensorFlow.js and Node-RED for use with image recognition applications. Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED TensorFlow.js is a JavaScript implementation of the T…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 3:26pm -
  • Linus Torvalds on the future of Linux kernel developers and development (ZDNet)
    Steven J. Vaughn-Nichols writes on ZDNet: Once more, at The Linux Foundation‘s virtual Open Source Summit,  VMware‘s Chief Open Source Officer, Dirk Hohndel, and Linux’s creator, Linus Torvalds had a wide-ranging conversation about Linux de…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 2:54pm -
  • What’s New in Harbor 2.0
    Harbor is an open-source cloud native registry project that stores, signs, and scans content. Harbor was created by a team of engineers at VMware China. The project was contributed to CNCF for wider adoption and contribution. Recently the project ann…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 9:00am -

How-To Geek Linux

gHacks Latest

  • Linux Mint 20 Final has been released
    The team behind the popular Linux distribution Linux Mint has released Linux Mint 20, codename Ulyana, to the public on June 27, 2020. The new version of the distribution comes in Cinnamon, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Linux Mi…
    - 19 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 5:16am -
  • Linux Mint 20 will block Ubuntu Snap by default
    The team behind the popular Linux distribution Linux Mint plans to release Linux Mint 20 next month. The release features several changes and improvements. One of the changes was announced in the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Li…
    - 31 days ago, 16 Jun 20, 2:52pm -
  • Superpaper is an advanced wallpaper app for Windows and Linux with unique features
    Superpaper is an open source cross-platform program for managing wallpapers on Windows and Linux devices (Mac untested) that supports several unique features. One of the main features of the application is the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reade…
    - 67 days ago, 11 May 20, 5:30am -
  • DeaDBeeF is an open source music player for Linux
    Foobar2000 is the go-to music player for many users (including myself). Though it isn't available on Linux, you can opt for an alternative like DeadBeef. The program's interface is minimal and the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post D…
    - 71 days ago, 7 May 20, 4:41am -
  • Fedora 32 Linux Distribution is now available
    Fedora 32 has been released on April 28, 2020. The new version of the Linux distribution is already available as a direct download or upgrade. Fedora Workstation administrators may consult the official […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The p…
    - 79 days ago, 29 Apr 20, 8:32am -
  • Manjaro 20.0 Linux distribution has been released
    Manjaro 20.0 codename Lysia has been released on April 27, 2020. The release is the second big Linux release in a short period of time (Ubuntu 20.04 LTS was released last week). […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Manjaro 20.0 Linux d…
    - 81 days ago, 27 Apr 20, 12:31pm -
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is out
    Canonical announced the general availability of the Linux distribution Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Long Term Support) on April 23, 2020. Development put a focus on security and privacy according to Canonical, and it […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. T…
    - 84 days ago, 24 Apr 20, 3:12pm -
  • Linux Mint releases Linux Mint 4 Debian Edition
    The popular Linux distribution Linux Mint is based on Ubuntu but the developers are maintaining a side-project that bases the Linux distribution on Debian instead. There are several reasons for that: first, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader.…
    - 27 Mar 20, 5:52am -
  • Wine 5.0 has been released
    Linux users rejoice; the team behind the Wine application has released Wine 5.0 for all supported operating systems.  Wine 5.0 is as usual available as a binary for certain systems, e.g. Android, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post W…
    - 22 Jan 20, 7:56am -
  • Linux Mint 19.3 has been released
    Linux Mint 19.3 has been released. The update of the popular Linux distribution is available in the flavors Xfce, Mate and Cinnamon as usually. The new version of the Linux distribution is […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Linux Min…
    - 18 Dec 19, 5:03pm -
  • Latest Kali Linux features an Undercover Windows 10 theme
    The latest version of the Linux distribution Kali Linux features a new "Undercover" theme that turns the interface into one that resembles Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. Kali Linux is a security-focused […]Thank you for being a Ghacks re…
    - 4 Dec 19, 8:03am -
  • Split or Merge PDFs with PDFsam Basic, an open source program for Windows, Linux and macOS
    PDFs have long been a commonly used format for eBooks, digital manuals or documents thanks to how content is presented regardless of operating system that is used and great support for PDF […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Split or…
    - 27 Nov 19, 2:53pm -
  • Mutt is a command line email app for Linux and here's how to set it up
    Mutt is a command line email app for Linux; we continue our series of reviews for Linux-based command line applications. Check out MusicCube (music player) or nnn (file manager). Like many terminal […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post…
    - 23 Nov 19, 7:40am -
  • nnn is an excellent command line based file manager for Linux, macOS and BSDs
    The program nnn is one of the lightest file managers available for Linux, macOS, BSDs. It is not your traditional file browser though as it lacks a graphical user interface. Tip: if […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post nnn is an excell…
    - 1 Nov 19, 7:25am -
  • Fedora 31 Linux distribution is out: here is what is new
    Fedora 31 Workstation has been released on October 30, 2019. The new version of the popular Linux distribution comes with the desktop environment GNOME 3.34 and several other improvements and changes. New […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. Th…
    - 30 Oct 19, 9:21am -
  • Privacy and anonymity focused Linux distro Tails 4.0 released
    A new version of the privacy and anonymity focused Linux distribution Tails has been released this week; Tails 4.0 is a major update of the Linux distribution that improves performance and usability, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The pos…
    - 26 Oct 19, 5:38am -
  • Conky is a highly customizable system monitor for Linux
    A couple of months ago, we introduced you to a Windows program called Sidebar Diagnostics; this time, we are going to take a look at a similar program for Linux. Conky must […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Conky is a highly customi…
    - 11 Oct 19, 3:44pm -
  • OBS Studio is an open source video recorder and streaming app for Windows, Linux and macOS
    OBS Studio aka Open Broadcaster Software Studio is very popular among YouTube users. You can use it to broadcast gameplay streams live or use it to record videos (which you may then […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post OBS Studio is an…
    - 10 Oct 19, 5:12pm -
  • Celluloid is a really good mpv frontend for Linux
    If you are a Linux user who wants a front-end for the popular MPV video player, Celluloid may be your best bet. I installed the application via flatpak but you can find […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Celluloid is a really good mp…
    - 9 Oct 19, 5:24pm -
  • Newsboat is a command line based RSS feed reader for Linux
    Once upon a time, there used to be a Command line based RSS feed reader called Newsbeuter, but, like many a good program it too was abandoned. Fortunately, another developer forked the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Newsboat is a…
    - 3 Oct 19, 3:27pm -
  • Feh is a light-weight command-line image viewer for Linux
    The default image viewer in most Linux distros is a fine option for many users, but if you want a distraction free alternative, Feh is a good option. Feh's interface is as […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Feh is a light-weight comm…
    - 16 Sep 19, 5:27am -
  • Bookworm is a light-weight eBook reader for Linux
    While Calibre has a built-in reader, and is the absolute best when it comes to managing and converting eBooks, some people may prefer an alternative when it comes to reading ebooks. Bookworm, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Bookwo…
    - 26 Aug 19, 6:24am -
  • A Look at Redcore Linux: Gentoo based Linux Distribution
    Many people in the technology world have heard, at least in passing, of the Linux distribution Gentoo. Gentoo is one of the most famous distributions to the point of becoming a joke; […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post A Look at Redco…
    - 23 Aug 19, 6:46am -
  • Flameshot is a brilliant screenshot tool for Linux
    The default screenshot tool in Ubuntu is alright for basic snips but if you want a really good one you need to install a third-party screenshot app. Shutter is probably my favorite, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Flameshot is a b…
    - 22 Aug 19, 4:45am -
  • A look at MX Linux 18.3
    I’ve been doing a little bit of distrohopping in the last week or so to take a look at new systems being developed and to try a few I haven’t had a […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post A look at MX Linux 18.3 appeared first on gHac…
    - 14 Aug 19, 5:59am -
  • Fix for no sound issue on Linux when using headphones
    So, I recently did a bunch of distro-hopping to test out some systems I am unfamiliar with, and I found an issue that persisted regardless of what I was running; if I […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Fix for no sound issue on Linux…
    - 13 Aug 19, 9:02am -
  • Linux Mint 19.2 is out
    The Linux Mint team released a new version of the Linux distribution on August 2, 2019. Linux Mint 19.2 is already available in the three supported flavors Cinnamon, MATE, and Xfce. The […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Linux Mint 1…
    - 2 Aug 19, 4:05pm -
  • Leaving Windows for Manjaro KDE: Post-Installation First-Steps
    Previously I wrote an article where I recommend Manjaro KDE Edition for Windows 7 Refugees and I felt like I should follow-up with some changes and first-steps that I think would make […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Leaving Window…
    - 16 Jul 19, 9:53am -
  • Best Linux Distro for Windows 7 Refugees: Manjaro KDE
    With the impending destruction  of Windows 7 (read: loss of official support) looming in the horizon, many users may find themselves in the debate of moving to Windows 10 or jumping ship […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Best Linux…
    - 15 Jul 19, 11:50am -
  • Steam and Ubuntu: support until 2025 and 20.04 LTS
    Steam customers who run the gaming client on Ubuntu machines were in for a shock when Canonical, Ubuntu's parent company, announced that it would not support 32-bit packages on Ubuntu going forward. […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post…
    - 1 Jul 19, 5:37pm -
  • Ubuntu 19.04 is out
    The final version of the Linux distribution Ubuntu 19.04 is now available. The new version is already available for download in all supported flavors. Existing Ubuntu systems running Ubuntu 18.10 can be […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The…
    - 18 Apr 19, 10:38am -
  • Linux gamers rejoice: Wine 4.0 is here
    Gaming on Linux picked up some pace in recent years in large parts thanks to Valve Software's investment in growing gaming on Linux. Mike listed some AAA games on Linux that Steam […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Linux gamers rejoi…
    - 23 Jan 19, 10:26am -
  • Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa is now available
    Linux Mint 19.1 codename "Tessa" was released on December 19, 2018. The new version of the popular Linux distribution is a Long Term Support release that will receive updates until 2023.  It […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Linux…
    - 19 Dec 18, 2:36pm -
  • Debian Project releases Debian 9.6
    The Debian Project announced the release of Debian 9.6 on November 10, 2018; it is the sixth release of Debian 9 which was released in 2017. Debian, one of the oldest GNU/Linux […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Debian Project releas…
    - 12 Nov 18, 2:42pm -
  • You can now buy Linux on Microsoft's Store
    WLinux is the first commercial version of Linux, more precise the Windows Subssystem for Linux, on the Microsoft Store. It is advertised as a "fast Linux terminal environment for developers and pro-users […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The…
    - 8 Nov 18, 7:12am -
  • Fedora 29 released with support for Modularity
    The Fedora Project announced the release of Fedora 29, a new version of the open source Linux distribution, on October 30, 2018. Fedora 29 introduces the concept of Modularity across all different […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post F…
    - 31 Oct 18, 10:10am -
  • Ubuntu 18.10 released with new desktop theme
    Canonical released a new version of the organization's Ubuntu GNU/Linux distribution; Ubuntu 18.10, called Cosmic Cuttlefish, comes with a new community desktop theme, improved snap desktop integration, multi-cloud computing optimizations and other […
    - 19 Oct 18, 10:35am -
  • Windows 7 to Linux: Backup and Media creation
    This is the second part of our migrating from Windows 7 to Linux guide. We talked about general preparations in the first guide that looked at choosing the right Linux distribution, finding […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Windows…
    - 15 Oct 18, 6:01am -
  • Windows 7 to Linux: Preparations
    This is the first part of a series of articles that describes how to migrate from a Windows 7 device to a device running Linux. The main motivation behind the series of […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Windows 7 to Linux: Preparati…
    - 17 Sep 18, 2:40pm -
  • Privacy-focused Linux OS Tails 3.9 released
    Tails 3.9 is a new version of the privacy-focused live operating system that is based on GNU/Linux. The new version of Tails includes security updates and major changes such as native VeraCrypt […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Priv…
    - 6 Sep 18, 9:23am -

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  • newGet the Hex and RGB color codes of any shade on the screen with ColourDock
    Picking out the right color when designing a website or digital artwork can be vital to make your work stand apart. Most if not all image editors come with a nifty little […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Get the Hex and RGB color c…
    - 4 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 5:56am -
  • newMicrosoft hides www and https in Edge Canary address bar, then restores it
    Google launched a controversial change in Chromium and the company's Chrome Canary web browser recently that hides trivial subdomains such as www and the protocol, e.g. http, in the browser's address bar. […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. Th…
    - 5 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 5:14am -
  • newGhacks Deals: The Ultimate Scrum Foundation Certification Prep Bundle (96% off)
    The Ultimate Scrum Foundation Certification Prep Bundle includes five courses in total. It includes the following five courses: User Stories for Agile Scrum + Product Owner + Business Analysis -- Discover the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader…
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  • newA look at some of the changes in Thunderbird 78
    The team behind the desktop email client Thunderbird has released version 78.0 of the program officially today. The new version introduces major changes and is only offered as a direct download at […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post A…
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  • Mozilla VPN launches in some countries officially
    Mozilla announced the launch of the organization's VPN service, called Mozilla VPN, yesterday on the official blog. Rumors that the official launch was imminent surfaced in June 2020. The service is available […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 20, 6:46am -
  • Check the integrity of files and text with IgorWare Hasher
    Checking the integrity of downloaded files is a good security practice to ensure that your downloads haven't been tampered with. We've seen malware being repackaged into the installers of legitimate programs, which […]Thank you for being a Ghacks…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 20, 5:04am -
  • Thunderbird 78.0 Release Imminent
    MZLA Technologies Corporation has uploaded Thunderbird 78.0 to the distribution server; this means that the new major version of the email client will be released soon. Update: The release notes are up […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The p…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 2:49pm -
  • First look at Stardock Curtains
    Stardock Curtains is the latest software program for Windows 10 by Stardock, a company known for tools such as the start menu replacement Start10, the desktop unclutterer Fences, or the tab-to-windows-adder Groupy. […]Thank you for being a Ghacks…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 8:36am -
  • Google Chrome 84 is out with security patches
    Google released Chrome 84 Stable, the latest version of the stable branch of its browser Google Chrome, to the public on July 14, 2020. The new version is a security update first […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Google Chrome 84 is…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 5:23am -
  • Download and install programs with a single command with just-install
    How do you install most software? You visit the program's page, click the download page, search for the version you want, download it, wait for it to complete and then run the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Download and install p…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 4:39am -
  • Microsoft Windows Security Updates July 2020 overview
    It is the second Tuesday of the month and that means that it is Patch Day for Windows and other Microsoft products. The Microsoft Windows July 2020 Patch Day brings security updates […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft Window…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 5:53pm -
  • Ghacks Deals: The CompTIA Linux Network Professional Bundle (94% off)
    The CompTIA Linux Network Professional Bundle preps you for CompTIA Linux+ (XK0-004) and CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) certification exams. It includes a total of 62 hours of content and helps you with the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 9:25am -
  • Microsoft retires OneDrive's Fetch Files feature
    Microsoft plans to remove the Fetch Files feature from its OneDrive desktop client at the end of July 2020. The feature allows OneDrive users to transfer files directly from another computer linked […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 5:16am -
  • View tab previews, save and restore sessions with the Tabby - Window & Tab Manager extension for Firefox
    Navigating through browser tabs without the help of some extension or the other can be rather difficult. Forget scrolling through the tab bar, using a vertical scrollable list can be a lot […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post View tab…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 4:38am -
  • New Microsoft Edge gets option to navigate back and forward using Backspace
    All modern web browsers keep track of a tab's history so that users may go back or forward in history easily. A click on the back or forward button opens the previous […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post New Microsoft Edge gets option…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 12:29pm -
  • Save URLs copied to the clipboard with Portable Bookmarks for Windows
    Many users save their favorite sites as bookmarks to preserve them and access them quickly. Though I prefer visual bookmarks (speed-dials), I maintain my bookmarks by organizing them into folders. An advantage […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reade…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 5:25am -
  • Microsoft appears to have fixed the Recovery Partition hell in Windows 10
    Windows 10 users who perform a fresh install of the operating system won't run into issues related to the creation of Recovery Partitions on the operating system anymore starting Windows 10 version […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 4:48am -
  • Firefox's Multi-Account Containers add-on gets Site Isolation feature
    Containers is an interesting feature that Mozilla implemented in the Firefox web browser some time ago. It provides users with a way to separate sites from each other, and benefits of doing […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox'…
    - 5 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 6:06am -
  • HandyPad is a freeware text editor that supports autosave
    I have lost count of the number of times that I have lost important information because of crashes, or absent-mindedly closing a word processor without saving my edits. That's why I use […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post HandyPad is…
    - 5 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 5:26am -
  • Chrome 86 hides protocol and www in address bar by default
    The address bar is an essential part of a web browser; it reveals the URL of the page that is open in the browser, and Internet users have used it since the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Chrome 86 hides protocol and www in addre…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 2:00pm -
  • Firefox 80: HTTPS-only Mode in Settings
    Mozilla added an optional HTTPS-only mode to Firefox 76 Nightly back in March 2020. The organization's engineers have now added the mode to the settings of Firefox 80 Nightly, and it is […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox 80:…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 5:33am -
  • A look at the Amazon Prime Video app for Windows 10
    Amazon launched its Amazon Prime Video for Windows application this month officially for Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. Windows 10 users may download the application from the Microsoft Store and use it […]Thank you for being a Ghacks rea…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 2:39pm -
  • Bootable USB drive tool Ventoy 1.0.15 introduces GPT partition support
    The developer of the open source tool Ventoy has released version 1.0.15 of the application. The new version introduces support for GPT partitions, improves ISO support, and adds other features to the […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The po…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 10:13am -
  • Bzzt! Image Editor is a freeware batch image resizer and conversion tool
    Reducing the filesize of photos can be a good way to free up precious storage space or to prepare them for transfers. When you have dozens of images or entire folders full […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Bzzt! Image Editor is a fr…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 5:49am -
  • Mozilla releases Firefox 78.0.2 security update
    Mozilla released Firefox 78.0.2, a new stable version of the web browser, to the public on July 9, 2020. The new version is a security update as it fixes a security vulnerability […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Mozilla releases Fi…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 5:22am -
  • Ghacks Deals: Notebag: Keyboard-Compatible Note Taking App
    Notebag is a cross-platform note-taking application that supports keyboard and mouse input; in fact, it can be used with the keyboard alone if that is desired. The app supports markdown, nested categories, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. T…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 3:50pm -
  • Control PC fans with FanCtrl for Windows
    FanCtrl is a free software program for Microsoft Windows devices to control the speed of PC fans. Fans are still an esssential parts of computer systems, especially on the desktop. Components such […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post C…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 1:16pm -
  • Thunderbolt 4 is ready: here is what is new and changed
    Intel unveiled Thunderbolt 4, the next-generation of the hardware interface designed to connect hardware devices to computer systems, on July 8, 2020. The company revealed that Thunderbolt 4 comes with expanded capabilities […]Thank you for being…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 6:34am -
  • Execute programs, system or custom commands with keyboard shortcuts using HotkeyP
    Most launcher programs, which we have reviewed, have been easy to use and offered simple shortcuts. If you want a program that can execute advanced commands, while retaining the level of user-friendliness, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. T…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 5:29am -
  • Microsoft publishes Translator extension for Edge that you cannot install
    If you visit the Microsoft Translator page on the Microsoft Edge Add-Ons website, you may notice that you cannot install the extension in the new Microsoft Edge. If you open the page […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft publi…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 1:48pm -
  • Quick Picture Viewer is an open source program with a picture-in-picture mode, slideshow and screenshot tool
    While browsing a large photo gallery, it may be a good idea to prefer speed over advanced options, to help find the images you want. The faster the program can switch images, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Quick Picture Viewer is…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 5:15am -
  • Mozilla suspends Firefox Send service temporarily
    Mozilla, maker of the Firefox web browser, has suspended its file sharing service Firefox Send temporarily. Users who open the Firefox Send website are greeted with a message stating that the service […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The pos…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 4:51am -
  • Ghacks Deals: The Complete 2020 Microsoft Office Mastery Bundle (95% off)
    The Complete 2020 Microsoft Office Mastery Bundle is a big eLearning bundle that teaches you major Microsoft Office skills. It includes courses for the following Office applications: Microsoft Teams, Outlook 2019, Excel […]Thank you for being a Gh…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 12:56pm -
  • Auto Dark Mode 3.0 for Windows introduces theme switching support and more
    Auto Dark Mode 3.0 is a new version of the open source Windows program that automates the switching between light and dark modes in the operating system. We reviewed the program, then […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Auto Dark Mode…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 12:42pm -
  • How to remove the new Microsoft Edge if uninstallation is blocked
    Microsoft started to push the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser via Windows Update to Windows devices. The company made the decision to roll out the web browser over time to monitor […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post How…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 6:10am -
  • Yet another speed dial is an simple, customizable new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome
    Yet another speed dial! No, I'm not complaining about anything. That's the name of a speed dial extension for Firefox and Chrome. The add-on is meant to replicate Opera browser's famous feature, […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Yet…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 5:30am -
  • System Control Panel applet redirects to Settings app in latest Windows 10 build
    Microsoft released a new Insider build to the Fast Ring last week that introduced the redesigned Start Menu to testers. Another change highlighted in the official Windows Experience blog post describes how […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. T…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 12:49pm -
  • Chrome JavaScript throttling experiment improves Battery significantly
    Web browsers uses a lot of battery when they are run on mobile devices such as laptops. While it helps to use content blockers and other extensions to remove or block elements […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Chrome JavaScript thro…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 6:37am -
  • Clic is a freeware program that can create simple icons from photos
    Not everyone is gifted with the skill to create good looking icons in Photoshop, GIMP, and other image editing tools. Sure, there are a ton of customized icons available online that you […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Clic is a fr…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 5:39am -
  • Behave for Chrome and Firefox warns you of port scans and local attacks
    Behave! is a new browser extension for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox that is designed to inform its users when sites misbehave by performing port scans or access private IP addresses. The […]Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Behave…
    - 12 days ago, 5 Jul 20, 12:32pm -

Ubuntu Contributor Channel

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DistroWatch.com: News

  • Distribution Release: EndeavourOS 2020.07.15
    EndeavourOS is a rolling release Linux distribution based on Arch Linux. The project aims to be a spiritual successor to Antergos - providing an easy setup and pre-configured desktop environment on an Arch base. The distribution's latest snapshot int…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 10:11pm -
  • Distribution Release: Univention Corporate Server 4.4-5
    Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is an enterprise-class distribution based on Debian GNU/Linux. The distribution's latest release introduces LDAP improvements and single sign-on features: "The release of version 4.4-5 of Univention Corporate Server…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 5:17pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 874
    This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: openSUSE 15.2 LeapNews: CentOS to receive real-time packages, Ubuntu introduces Flutter toolkit, Mint provides upgrade guideQuestions and answers: Exploring alternatives to Flatpak and Snap packagesReleased la…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 12:16am -
  • Distribution Release: Slackel 7.3 "Openbox"
    Slackel is a Linux distribution and live CD based on Slackware Linux and Salix OS. The project's latest release is Slaxel 7.3 "Openbox" which brings the distribution up to date with Slackware's development branch. "What is new: slim login manager is…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 2:13pm -
  • Distribution Release: Neptune 6.5
    Neptune is a Linux distribution for desktops. It is based on Debian's Stable branch, except for a newer kernel, some drivers and newer versions of popular applications. The project has published an update to its current version, Neptune 6. The new 6.…
    - 8 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 10:38pm -
  • Distribution Release: SparkyLinux 5.12
    SparkyLinux, a Debian-based distribution with multiple desktop editions, has published a new release based on Debian's Stable branch. The new version, SparkyLinux 5.12, updates the kernel and several desktop packages. The Otter web browser has been r…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 2:26pm -
  • Distribution Release: NomadBSD 1.3.2
    NomadBSD is a 64-bit live system for USB flash drives, based on FreeBSD. The project's latest release updates the operating system to be up to date with FreeBSD 12.1 and fixes the filesystem layout to allow tools like bectl to snapshot the boot envir…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 7:14pm -
  • Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 2.6.7-28
    Clonezilla Live is a Debian-based live CD containing Clonezilla, a partition and disk cloning software. The project's latest release, Clonezilla Live 2.6.7-28, introduces a number of new package updates. The exfat-fuse modules has been removed since…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 3:39pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 873
    This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Linux Mint 20News: Project Trident updates its installer, Haiku improves filesystem support, Ubuntu 19.10 nears its end of lifeTips and tricks: Rescuing encrypted home directory dataReleased last week: openSUS…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 12:08am -
  • Distribution Release: SolydXK 10.4
    SolydXK is a Debian-based distribution that offers two main editions: KDE and Xfce. The project's latest release is SolydXK 10.4 which is based on Debian 10.4 "Buster" and offers improved privacy settings for the web browser. The release announcement…
    - 12 days ago, 5 Jul 20, 4:16pm -

DistroWatch.com: Packages

Ubuntu Vibes

  • new[Android] PAGF # 1197
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
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  • [Android] PAGF # 1196
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
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  • [Android] PAGF # 1195
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 8:17am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1194
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 7:32am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1193
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 7:35am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1192
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 5 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 7:31am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1191
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 7:21am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1190
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 7:40am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1189
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 6:50am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1188
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 7:26am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1187
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 7:33am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1186
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 7:29am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1185
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 12 days ago, 5 Jul 20, 7:36am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1184
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 13 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 7:41am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1183
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 14 days ago, 3 Jul 20, 7:40am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1182
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 15 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:41am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1181
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 16 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 7:30am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1180
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 7:37am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1179
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 18 days ago, 29 Jun 20, 7:28am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1178
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 19 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 7:34am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1177
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 20 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 7:38am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1176
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
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  • [Android] PAGF # 1175
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
    - 22 days ago, 25 Jun 20, 7:28am -
  • [Android] PAGF # 1174
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
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  • [Android] PAGF # 1173
    "Paid Apps Gone Free (PAGF)" is a list of paid Android apps that have gone free for a limited time on Play Store. Check out today's list.Read more »[This is a content summary only. Click on the title link to see full content. First published on ww…
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Tech Drive-in

  • Two Super Fast App Launchers for Ubuntu 19.04
    During the transition period, when GNOME Shell and Unity were pretty rough around the edges and slow to respond, 3rd party app launchers were a big deal. Overtime the newer desktop environments improved and became fast, reliable and predictable, redu…
    - 5 May 19, 7:01pm -
  • A Standalone Video Player for Netflix, YouTube, Twitch on Ubuntu 19.04
    Snap apps are a godsend. ElectronPlayer is an Electron based app available on Snapstore that doubles up as a standalone media player for video streaming services such as Netflix, YouTube, Twitch, Floatplane etc.And it works great on Ubuntu 19.04 "dis…
    - 29 Apr 19, 12:23pm -
  • 15 Things I Did Post Ubuntu 19.04 Installation
    Ubuntu 19.04, codenamed "Disco Dingo", has been released (and upgrading is easier than you think). I've been on Ubuntu 19.04 since its first Alpha, and this has been a rock solid release as far I'm concerned. Changes in Ubuntu 19.04 are more evolutio…
    - 24 Apr 19, 7:54am -
  • Howto Upgrade to Ubuntu 19.04 from Ubuntu 18.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    As most of you should know already, Ubuntu 19.04 "disco dingo" has been released. A lot of things have changed, see our comprehensive list of improvements in Ubuntu 19.04. Though it is not really necessary to make the jump, I'm sure many here would p…
    - 21 Apr 19, 10:42pm -
  • Ubuntu 19.04 Updates - 7 Things to Know
    Ubuntu 19.04 is scheduled to arrive in another 30 days has been released. I've been using it for the past week or so, and even as a pre-beta, the OS is pretty stable and not buggy at all. Here are a bunch of things you should know about the yet to be…
    - 20 Apr 19, 10:58am -
  • LinuxBoot: A Linux Foundation Project to replace UEFI Components
    UEFI has a pretty bad reputation among many in the Linux community. UEFI unnecessarily complicated Linux installation and distro-hopping in Windows pre-installed machines, for example. Linux Boot project by Linux Foundation aims to replace some firmw…
    - 12 Apr 19, 10:07am -
  • Retro Terminal that Emulates Old CRT Display (Ubuntu 18.10, 18.04 PPA)
    We've featured cool-retro-term before. It is a wonderful little terminal emulator app on Ubuntu (and Linux) that adorns this cool retro look of the old CRT displays.Let the pictures speak for themselves.Pretty cool right? Not only does it look cool,…
    - 12 Apr 19, 9:51am -
  • Ubuntu 19.04 Gets Newer and Better Wallpapers
    A "Disco Dingo" themed wallpaper was already there. But the latest update bring a bunch of new wallpapers as system defaults on Ubuntu 19.04. Pretty right? Here's the older one for comparison.The newer wallpaper is definitely cleaner, more profession…
    - 3 Apr 19, 10:16am -
  • Look up Uber Time, Price Estimates on Terminal with Uber CLI
    The worldwide phenomenon that is Uber needs no introduction. Uber is an immensely popular ride sharing, ride hailing, company that is valued in billions. Uber is so disruptive and controversial that many cities and even countries are putting up barri…
    - 1 Apr 19, 11:46am -
  • UBports Installer for Ubuntu Touch is just too good!
    Even as someone who bought into the Ubuntu Touch hype very early, I was not expecting much from UBports to be honest. But to my pleasent surprise, UBports Installer turned my 4 year old BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition hardware into a slick, clean, and…
    - 26 Mar 19, 11:36pm -
  • Google's Stadia Cloud Gaming Service, Powered by Linux
    Unless you live under a rock, you must've been inundated with nonstop news about Google's high-octane launch ceremony yesterday where they unveiled the much hyped game streaming platform called Stadia.Stadia, or Project Stream as it was earlier calle…
    - 20 Mar 19, 9:00pm -
  • Florida based Startup Builds Ubuntu Powered Aerial Robotics
    Apellix is a Florida based startup that specialises in aerial robotics. They intend to create safer work environments by replacing workers with its task-specific drones to complete high-risk jobs at dangerous/elevated work sites.Robotics with an Ubun…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:32am -
  • 11 Things I did After Installing Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish
    Have been using "Cosmic Cuttlefish" since its first beta. It is perhaps one of the most visually pleasing Ubuntu releases ever. But more on that later. Now let's discuss what can be done to improve the overall user-experience by diving deep into the…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:29am -
  • Komorebi Wallpapers display Live Time & Date, Stunning Parallax Effect on Ubuntu
    Live wallpapers are not a new thing. In fact we have had a lot of live wallpapers to choose from on Linux 10 years ago. Today? Not so much. In fact, be it GNOME or KDE, most desktops today are far less customizable than it used to be. Komorebi wallpa…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:26am -
  • Openpilot: An Opensource Alternative to Tesla Autopilot, GM Super Cruise
    Openpilot is an opensource driving agent which at the moment can perform industry-standard functions such as Adaptive Cruise Control and Lane Keeping Assist System for a select few auto manufacturers. Meet Project OpenpilotOpensource isn't a misnomer…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:24am -
  • RIOT OS: A tiny Opensource OS for the 'Internet of Things' (IoT)
    "RIOT powers the Internet of Things like Linux powers the Internet." RIOT is a small, free and opensource operating system for the memory constrained, low power wireless IoT devices.RIOT OS: A tiny OS for embedded systemsInitially developed by Freie…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:22am -
  • Oranchelo - The icon theme to beat on Ubuntu 18.10
    OK, that might be an overstatement. But Oranchelo is good, really good.Oranchelo Icons Theme for Ubuntu 18.10Oranchelo is a flat-design icon theme originally designed for XFCE4 desktop. Though it works great on GNOME as well. I especially like the di…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:21am -
  • Purism: A Linux OS is talking Convergence again
    The hype around "convergence" just won't die it seems. We have heard it from Ubuntu a lot, KDE, even from Google and Apple in fact. But the dream of true convergence, a uniform OS experience across platforms, never really materialised. Even behemoths…
    - 13 Mar 19, 11:17am -
  • Snap Install Mario Platformer on Ubuntu 18.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    Nintendo's Mario needs no introduction. This game defined our childhoods. Now you can install and have fun with an unofficial version of the famed Mario platformer in Ubuntu 18.10 via this Snap package.Play Nintendo's Mario Unofficially on Ubuntu 18.…
    - 5 Mar 19, 10:22am -
  • IBM, the 6th biggest contributor to Linux Kernel, acquires RedHat for $34 Billion
    The $34 billion all cash deal to purchase opensource pioneer Red Hat is IBM's biggest ever acquisition by far. The deal will give IBM a major foothold in fast-growing cloud computing market and the combined entity could give stiff competition to Amaz…
    - 30 Oct 18, 12:38am -
  • How to Upgrade from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS to 18.10 'Cosmic Cuttlefish'
    One day left before the final release of Ubuntu 18.10 codenamed "Cosmic Cuttlefish". This is how you make the upgrade from Ubuntu 18.04 to 18.10.Ubuntu 18.10 has a brand new look!As you can see from the screenshot, a lot has changed. Ubuntu 18.10 arr…
    - 17 Oct 18, 4:18pm -
  • Meet 'Project Fusion': An Attempt to Integrate Tor into Firefox
    A real private mode in Firefox? A Tor integrated Firefox could just be that. Tor Project is currently working with Mozilla to integrate Tor into Firefox.Over the years, and more so since Cambridge Analytica scandal, Mozilla has taken a progressively…
    - 20 Sep 18, 7:30am -
  • Germany says No to Public Cloud, Chooses Nextcloud's Open Source Solution
    Germany's Federal Information Technology Centre (ITZBund) opts for an on-premise cloud solution which unlike those fancy Public cloud solutions, is completely private and under its direct control.Germany's Open Source MigrationGiven the recent privac…
    - 21 Jun 18, 9:19am -
  • City of Bern Awards Switzerland's Largest Open Source Contract for its Schools
    In another major win in a span of weeks for the proponents of open source solutions in EU, Bern, the capital of Switzerland, is pushing ahead with its plans to adopt open source tools as its software of choice for all its public schools. If all goes…
    - 31 May 18, 9:58am -
  • LG Makes its webOS Operating System Open Source, Again!
    Not many might remember HP's capable webOS. The open source webOS operating system was HP's answer to Android and iOS platforms. It was slick and very user-friendly from the start, some even considered it a better alternative to Android for Tablets a…
    - 15 Apr 18, 12:58pm -

Articles-Tutorials on Linux.com

  • The Linux Foundation’s First-Ever Virtual Open Source Summit (TechNewsWorld)
    Jack M. Germain writes on Tech News World: The success of The Linux Foundation’s first virtual summit may well have set the standard for new levels of open source participation. Summit masters closed the virtual doors of the four-day joint gatherin…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 5:47pm -
  • Device Drivers Training Helps Advance an Embedded Linux Career
    In 2018, Anna-Lena Marx was preparing to begin the final thesis for her master’s degree. She was also working for a German company developing kernel drivers and fixing bugs in the Linux kernel and Android internal system. Anna-Lena wanted to improv…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 6:30pm -
  • Open Source Communities and Trademarks: A Reprise
    The Linux Foundation has published a new blog about the use of Trademarks in open source communities: A trademark is a word, phrase or design that denotes a “brand” that distinguishes one source of product or solution from another. The USPTO des…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:26pm -
  • Driving Compatibility with Code and Specifications through Conformance Trademark Programs
    Scott Nicholas writes at the Linux Foundation blog: A key goal of some open collaboration efforts — whether source code or specification oriented — is to prevent technical ‘drift’ away from a core set of functions or interfaces. Projects seek…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:17pm -
  • Understanding US export controls with open source projects
    The Linux Foundation has produced a new whitepaper, in English and Chinese about export controls and open source and has summarized its findings on its blog: The primary source of United States federal government restrictions on exports are the Expo…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 2:07pm -
  • All About CLAs and DCOs
    Of the fundamental structural questions that drive discussions within the open source community, two that continually spur fervent debate are (a) whether software code should be contributed under a Contributor License Agreement (“CLA”) or a Devel…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 9:00pm -
  • Linux Foundation Training Helps SysAdmin Bring Open Source to Government Applications
    In 2014, Sandeep Aryal was a system administrator for the Nepalese government who was urging his colleagues to migrate to Linux and open source systems. He was awarded a Linux Foundation Training SysAdmin Superstar scholarship, which he hoped would t…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 4:00pm -
  • Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED with image recognition applications
    This Linux Foundation Platinum Sponsor-Contributed article from Hitachi is about how to use TensorFlow.js and Node-RED for use with image recognition applications. Using TensorFlow.js and Node-RED TensorFlow.js is a JavaScript implementation of the T…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 3:26pm -
  • Linus Torvalds on the future of Linux kernel developers and development (ZDNet)
    Steven J. Vaughn-Nichols writes on ZDNet: Once more, at The Linux Foundation‘s virtual Open Source Summit,  VMware‘s Chief Open Source Officer, Dirk Hohndel, and Linux’s creator, Linus Torvalds had a wide-ranging conversation about Linux de…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 2:54pm -
  • What’s New in Harbor 2.0
    Harbor is an open-source cloud native registry project that stores, signs, and scans content. Harbor was created by a team of engineers at VMware China. The project was contributed to CNCF for wider adoption and contribution. Recently the project ann…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 9:00am -

OMG! Ubuntu!

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OSNews Linux

  • Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Apple, and others hacked in unprecedented Twitter attack
    The Twitter accounts of major companies and individuals have been compromised in one of the most widespread and confounding hacks the platform has ever seen, all in service of promoting a bitcoin scam that appears to be earning its creator quite a bi…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Jul 20, 10:57pm -
  • Apple has €13bn Irish tax bill overturned
    Apple has been told it will not have to pay Ireland €13bn (£11.6bn) in back taxes after winning an appeal at the European Union’s second-highest court. It overturns a 2016 ruling which found the tech giant had been given illegal tax breaks by Du…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Jul 20, 10:53pm -
  • ReactOS hires developer to work on storage stack
    During his contract with ReactOS Deutschland e.V., Victor will primarily work on the storage stack, a long neglected piece of ReactOS. He plans to finally turn scsiport into a Plug & Play aware driver and fix kernel Plug & Play bugs in the process, t…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 1:54am -
  • In search of 2.11BSD, as released
    Almost all of the BSD releases have been well preserved. If you want to find 1BSD, or 2BSD or 4.3-TAHOE BSD you can find them online with little fuss. However, if you search for 2.11BSD, you’ll find it easily enough, but it won’t be the original.…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 12:48am -
  • New EU regulation protects App Store and Play Store developers from Apple and Google
    The EU has enacted new regulations to protect developers operating in the App Store and Play Store from Apple and Google (let’s be real here – that’s who this is aimed at). Platforms will have to provide 30 days notice to publishers before remo…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 11:07pm -
  • SoftBank could sell or spin off Arm way sooner than it planned
    SoftBank is reportedly assessing spin-off options for its semiconductor firm, Arm Holdings. The Wall Street Journal reports from its sources that those options include having an initial public offering or a sale. The Japanese tech conglomerate picked…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Jul 20, 12:17am -
  • Linus Tech Tips takes a look at TempleOS
    Terry Davis may not be as well-known as Linus Torvalds, but his open source operating system may be a legacy that will live on forever. What is it, and how do you use it? I honestly never expected something like TempleOS and Terry Davis to make its w…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 9:27pm -
  • Haiku repository files and identifiers
    Software on a computing platform such as Haiku is typically distributed as a package. Without a packaging system it would be hard for users to install software and because software often depends on other software, the chain of dependencies would be d…
    - 4 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 11:55pm -
  • Microsoft and Google team up to make PWAs better in the Play Store
    We’re glad to announce a new collaboration between Microsoft and Google for the benefit of the web developer community. Microsoft’s PWABuilder and Google’s Bubblewrap are now working together to help developers publish PWAs in the Google Play S…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 12:18am -
  • Resurrecting BeIA
    Did you ever wonder what BeIA really was? A lot of people talked about BeIA back in the days Be, Inc. was still developing its OS for internet appliances, but after Be, Inc. closed its doors, BeIA vanished as well. A thread over on the Haiku discussi…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 12:01am -
  • Canonical and Google enable Linux desktop app support with Flutter through snap
    It has long been our vision for Flutter to power platforms. We’ve seen this manifest already at Google with products like the Assistant so now we’re thrilled to see others harnessing Flutter to power more platforms. Today we are happy to jointly…
    - 8 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 11:50pm -
  • Microsoft and Zoom join Hong Kong data ‘pause’
    Microsoft and Zoom have said they will not process data requests made by the Hong Kong authorities while they take stock of a new security law. They follow Facebook, Google, Twitter and the chat app Telegram, which had already announced similar “pa…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 7:27pm -
  • The super duper universal binary
    A question I got repeatedly the last couple days was, now that AARM (Apple ARM) is a thing, is the ultimate ARM-Intel-PowerPC Universal Binary possible? You bet it is! In fact, Apple already documents that you could have a five-way binary, i.e., ARM6…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 7:23pm -
  • Nokia to add open interfaces to its telecom equipment
    Finland’s Nokia on Tuesday became the first major telecom equipment maker to commit to adding open interfaces in its products that will allow mobile operators to build networks that are not tied to a vendor. The new technology, dubbed Open Radio Ac…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 7:19pm -
  • The Document Foundation clarifies “Personal Edition” label for LibreOffice 7.0
    Due to draft and development work in the area of branding and product naming, some speculation, in particular related to the “Personal Edition” tag shown in a LibreOffice 7.0 RC (Release Candidate), has started on several communication channels.…
    - 11 days ago, 6 Jul 20, 10:18pm -

LXer Linux News

Raspberry Pi Tutorials

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Linux for Devices

  • newMethods to Restart Networking on Ubuntu Linux
    In Linux, the user has the free will of stopping, starting or restarting network services. These operations can be done using a single line command provided the user is a regular customer of our Linux friendly website. In this article, we learn vario…
    - 6 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:58am -
  • newCreate a File in Linux – 5 Easy Ways
    When working on Linux, knowing how to create files from the terminal could come in handy. There are multiple ways to create a file in Linux. Let’s go over these one by one. How can you create a file in Linux? Many commands apart from the touch comm…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:39am -
  • How to List All Services in Ubuntu?
    You need to know what services are running on your system. And today, we’ll talk about how you can list all services in Ubuntu. Services are the background applications that are available for the proper functioning of a Linux system. Whenever the s…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 1:46pm -
  • How to Rename Multiple Files in Linux At Once?
    When you have a lot of files to manage, it makes sense to maintain a good naming convention. So how can you rename multiple files in Linux? Let’s look at the different ways to bulk rename files using the command line and graphical tools. Rename Mul…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Jul 20, 9:30am -
  • How to List all Users in Ubuntu?
    There can be multiple users on a Linux system. If you want to list all users in Ubuntu, the information is present in the /etc/passwd file. This file stores the list of users on the system along with important information regarding these users. /etc/…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 4:14pm -
  • How to Add a User to a Group in Linux?
    Today, we’ll go over the steps to add a user to a group in Linux. In Linux users can belong to one or many groups. These groups make it easy to give permissions to a collection of users in one go. Furthermore, users can be added to groups, removed…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 4:04pm -
  • How To Install Notepad++ in Linux?
    This article covers the exact steps that you’d need to install notepad++ in Linux. Notepad++ is an open-source programming utility initially launched for Windows Operating System. The rise of popularity for this code editor brought its onset to oth…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 10:45am -
  • Sudo nopasswd: How to run commands as root without a password?
    This article is a brief overview of what Sudo nopasswd is and how to run commands on Linux as a sudo user without having to enter your password every time. Sudo (superuser do) command in Linux lets a user run a command as the root by entering your pa…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 10:11am -
  • Install Docker on Debian in Just 4 Easy Steps
    This tutorial will briefly cover the exact steps to install docker on Debian. Docker is a service that runs software in virtually isolated containers. Containers are a standardized unit of software that allows developers to isolate their apps from th…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Jul 20, 9:38am -
  • Vim Tutorial – All You Need, To Get Started with VIM
    We created this vim tutorial for everyone who ever wanted to start out using this gorgeously complex text editor. One of the fascinating things about being a programmer is the ability to code in the terminal. Programmers who use Vim just love it like…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Jul 20, 4:40pm -

Linux Forums

  • Create Your Own Pi Distro
    Many people may want to tweak their own version of a Linux Operating System (OS) but are unsure how to do it. Some may think it is too hard to do. If you have a Raspberry Pi and a few free hours to play around with it then you may want to try this ou…
    - 4 Mar 17, 5:58pm -
  • NMAP Parameters
    Sometimes an NMAP scan can take some time or even perform more scans than needed. Some network administrators may have packet sniffers running on a network to alert them when certain activities are occurring. Because of these issues it is best to lim…
    - 1 Mar 17, 1:33am -
  • Pandora on Linux (Pithos)
    Having access to a constant music of your liking is a great achievement of the Internet. Most people have a Pandora account, but are unable to play Pandora on their Linux System. A program called Pithos is available for Linux users which allows them…
    - 23 Feb 17, 4:35am -
  • NMAP FTP Bounce Attack
    An NMAP FTP Bounce Attack is similar in nature to an Idle Scan Attack. The requirement for the Bounce Attack is a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Server with FXP.The File eXchange Protocol (FXP) is used to allow data to be transferred from one server…
    - 23 Feb 17, 4:29am -
  • Linux Remote Control (VNC)
    I am sure there have been times, for those of you who have multiple PCs in the home, when you wish you could be sitting in front of a different system for a few minutes. You hate having to go to the other system and you wish for a better way. The ans…
    - 16 Feb 17, 9:29pm -
  • Customize GRUB (Debian)
    Linux systems use some type of Boot Loader which is especially needed if the system is used to boot to more than one Operating System (OS). The GNU GRand Unified Bootloader (GRUB) is only one bootloader available for Linux. GRUB is the standard bootl…
    - 16 Feb 17, 9:23pm -
  • Partition Backup
    Many times you may have data on a partition, especially on a Universal Serial Bus (USB) drive. It may be necessary at times to make a copy of a drive or a single partition on it. Raspberry Pi users definitely have this need for the bootable SD Cards.…
    - 8 Feb 17, 6:21pm -
  • Linux Malware Detect (LMD) Overview
    View attachment 136 ​When connecting to the Internet there are many malicious threats which can harm the data on your computer. The Operating System (OS) can become in-operable and require to be re-installed. The OS and data and can be restor…
    - 8 Feb 17, 6:13pm -
  • OpenShot Video Editor 2.1
    A lot of Linux users may use OpenShot Video Editor to edit and manipulate videos. The Editor is a very powerful tool for those who wish to create or manipulate videos. This article will cover installing the newest version and adding Images and using…
    - 7 Feb 17, 10:02am -
  • NMAP Idle Scan
    Idle Scans are performed against a Target System without any traffic occurring between the Source and Target Systems. The Idle Scan is accomplished by using a third system to pass requests between the Source and Target. The third system is referred t…
    - 7 Feb 17, 3:44am -
  • The Secure Linux OS - Tails
    View attachment 141​Some people worry a lot about security issues. Anyone can worry about their personal information, such as credit card numbers, on the Internet. They can also be concerned with someone monitoring their activity on the Int…
    - 7 Feb 17, 3:37am -
  • LFCS Command Line Basics
    There are quite a few command line basics to cover in this article. We will go over the TeleTYpe (TTY) and a few commands with operators. Be sure to practice all of these and be aware that these are the same for CentOS and Ubuntu unless otherwise not…
    - 2 Feb 17, 6:34pm -
  • PlayStation 1 and 2 on Linux
    There are basically three main gaming consoles on the market. These are the Playstation, Xbox and the Wii. Each of these have different varieties or versions. The PlayStation has a version 1, 2, 3, and 4. In a previous article about RecalboxOS I cove…
    - 25 Jan 17, 5:29pm -
  • NMAP Common Scans – Part Two
    In a previous article, ‘NMAP Installation’, a listing of ten different ZeNMAP Profiles were listed. Most of the Profiles used various parameters. Most of the parameters represented different scans which can be performed. This article will cover t…
    - 25 Jan 17, 5:12pm -
  • Minecraft Server Configuration
    View attachment 118If you have read my recent article, ‘Minecraft Server on Linux’, then you may want to do more than just play Minecraft. The Minecraft Server allows you to control many aspects of playing as well as managing players. This a…
    - 16 Jan 17, 11:17pm -
  • RecalboxOS – Raspberry Pi Gaming System
    If you are interested in gaming then you should look into the RecalboxOS which runs on the Raspberry Pi. RecalboxOS has numerous console emulators and even provides Kodi which is a media center for playing videos, music, pictures, games and more. T…
    - 16 Jan 17, 11:10pm -
  • NMAP Common Scans – Part One
    In a previous article, ‘NMAP Installation’, a listing of ten different ZeNMAP Profiles were listed. Most of the Profiles used various parameters. Most of the parameters represented different scans which can be performed. This article will cover t…
    - 11 Jan 17, 11:56pm -
  • Minecraft Server on Linux
    View attachment 89 ​Minecraft is a major game being played on many different consoles and computer systems. As of June 2016 there have been over 106 million units sold on all platforms. Because of the popularity, you may want to host a Minec…
    - 8 Jan 17, 1:43pm -
  • NMAP TCP/IP Overview
    When dealing with network scanning on the Internet or any similar Local Area Network (LAN) the protocol used is TCP/IP. Transport Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) is the protocol used when communicating on the network.For network scannin…
    - 5 Jan 17, 3:48am -
  • Mangaka OS (32-bit)
    With the seemingly great obsession with Manga and Anime there should be a Linux distribution dedicated to the topic. Great news! There is! The Operating System (OS) is called Mangaka which is the name of the creators of Manga. This article covers…
    - 5 Jan 17, 3:41am -

Linux Magazine

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  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 874 13 July 2020
    Review of openSUSE 15.2, CentOS real time packages, Ubuntu Flutter toolkit, Mint provides guide to upgrade to version 20, questions and answers exploring alternatives to flatpak and snap packages, opinion poll installing a distro on btrfs.
    - 5 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 873 06 July 2020
    Review of Linux Mint 20, Project Trident updates installer, Haiku improves filesystem support, Ubuntu 19.10 nears end of life, Tips and tricks rescuing encrypted home directory data, opinion poll encrypting home directories, new distributions SulinOS…
    - 12 days ago, 5 Jul 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 872 29 June 2020
    Review of GoboLinux 017, OpenBSD adopts WireGuard, UBports coming to more devices, Fedora plans to set default text editor to Nano, KISS gets new package manager, controlling access to the kernel and understanding software development licensing, new…
    - 19 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 871 22 June 2020
    Review of Devuan GNU+Linux 3.0.0, Fedora to make upgrades more secure, DragonFly BSD automates HAMMER2 snapshots, openSUSE warns of wireless issues in kernel update, questions and answers BSD versus Linux distribution development, opinion poll distri…
    - 26 days ago, 21 Jun 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 870 15 June 2020
    Review of Regolith Linux and distri, UBports makes fixing apps easier and ships on the Pinetab, Tails shares known issues and workarounds, revisiting SLS, questions and answers tagging files and searching for files using tags, opinion poll tagging fi…
    - 33 days ago, 14 Jun 20, 5:15pm -

Distrowatch Weekly Podcast (OGG)

  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 874 13 July 2020
    Review of openSUSE 15.2, CentOS real time packages, Ubuntu Flutter toolkit, Mint provides guide to upgrade to version 20, questions and answers exploring alternatives to flatpak and snap packages, opinion poll installing a distro on btrfs.
    - 5 days ago, 12 Jul 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 873 06 July 2020
    Review of Linux Mint 20, Project Trident updates installer, Haiku improves filesystem support, Ubuntu 19.10 nears end of life, Tips and tricks rescuing encrypted home directory data, opinion poll encrypting home directories, new distributions SulinOS…
    - 12 days ago, 5 Jul 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 872 29 June 2020
    Review of GoboLinux 017, OpenBSD adopts WireGuard, UBports coming to more devices, Fedora plans to set default text editor to Nano, KISS gets new package manager, controlling access to the kernel and understanding software development licensing, new…
    - 19 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 871 22 June 2020
    Review of Devuan GNU+Linux 3.0.0, Fedora to make upgrades more secure, DragonFly BSD automates HAMMER2 snapshots, openSUSE warns of wireless issues in kernel update, questions and answers BSD versus Linux distribution development, opinion poll distri…
    - 26 days ago, 21 Jun 20, 5:15pm -
  • DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 870 15 June 2020
    Review of Regolith Linux and distri, UBports makes fixing apps easier and ships on the Pinetab, Tails shares known issues and workarounds, revisiting SLS, questions and answers tagging files and searching for files using tags, opinion poll tagging fi…
    - 33 days ago, 14 Jun 20, 5:15pm -

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Ubuntu Forums

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    *_Testo 360_ (http://mexicosuplementos.com.mx/testo-360-mexico/) Debe optar por algo que realmente funcione y no solo le haga ganar dinero. Por lo tanto, aquí le presentamos Testo 360, que es un refuerzo de testosterona hábil y que se está haciend…
    - 57 mins ago, 17 Jul 20, 9:24am -
  • new[ubuntu] Annoying touchpad scrolling behavior on libinput drivers
    Hi Im using libinput touchpad drivers. When I start to 2 finger scrolling, sometimes scrolling is not triggered and my cursor is just move instead of scroll. It's not happening on synaptics drivers. It's like 2 finger scroll trigger sensitivity is…
    - 58 mins ago, 17 Jul 20, 9:23am -
  • newDependency kerfuffle with upgrade to 20.04; Please kindly advise
    So bit of a conundrum/rubik cube/catch 22/maze situation Got there from 18.04 through 19.10 >> Code: --------- lsb_release -a
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 8:03am -
  • newKeyboard shortcuts
    I am using Ubuntu 20.04 and using and creating new keyboard shortcuts to suit me. A 'simple' one I'm stuck on is creating one for the Pictures folder within the Home folder. The file path (using ctrl+L) gives /home/user/ which failed as the comman…
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 7:37am -
  • new[ubuntu] HP Printer Wont Print
    I just installed Ubuntu 20.04. The printer was immediately detected. When I try to print, it says that the printing was completed. It does not print however. The printer is presently working on a different computer with Ubuntu 16.04 64. Any insight i…
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 7:30am -
  • newautomated upgrade vs package errors
    i have experienced 2 times when doing an upgrade resulted in a system that would not run right (something in a library crashed most executables) or a system that would not finish coming up (i/o activity stopped and the CPU fan went idle suggesting so…
    - 5 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 5:12am -
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    - 6 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 4:35am -
  • new[all variants] is the Video DownloadHelper Companion App safe to install and use?
    I'm running Lubuntu 18.04 and I have the Firefox addon Video DownloadHelper (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/video-downloadhelper/) installed. For some operations, Video DownloadHelper needs me to install their Companion App (https://…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:34am -
  • newAmd-vi io_page_fault
    Hello, I have recently upgraded a PC (MSI 970 Gaming Motherboard) from ubuntu 18.04 server to 20.04 server by wiping the disk for a fresh install. After the upgrade, I started receiving many error messages that were not present on the old server:…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:26am -
  • new[ubuntu] Trouble with updates
    Today for some reason the upgrades did not update. Getting this message... Code: --------- Do you want to continue? [Y/n] Extracting templates from packages: 100% Preconfiguring packages ...
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 2:19am -
  • new[ubuntu] tilda won't keep setup and other tilda issues (Ubuntu 16)
    I can autostart tilda, however, I cannot keep the "height" at 50% - there is no save , OK or any other option after I change properties and reboot. Tilda ALWAYS starts at default 5% height and I cannot expand the window height / width using…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 12:07am -
  • newHow do I change the 'root' user to 'jarjar' on this account I created?
    deez@mancave-server:~$ sudo ls -la /home/balario/ftp/ total 8 dr-xr-xr-x 2 nobody nogroup 4096 Jul 16 12:26 . drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 4096 Jul 16 12:26 ..
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 10:45pm -
  • new[ubuntu_mate] rpi 4 alsamixer no file no sound on hdmi
    i installed mate on an 8gb rpi 4 it woks but I have no sound from hdmi. I have tried a bunch of solutions I found by googling it but no luck. One consistent message I get is alasmixer no file of directory. when I loo in sound settings there is no…
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 10:36pm -
  • new[xubuntu] 19.10 Software Updater says 20.04LTS avail, but Update fails
    I apologize if this is posted anywhere else, but I did search diligently. I recently upgraded from 18.04 to 19.10 eoan and all seems to run okay, but now the software updater says "18.04LTS is available - you have 19.10". When I click the Upgrade but…
    - 14 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 8:09pm -
  • newInstalling Ubuntu isn't going well...
    Hello everyone, thank you for taking the time to read this. I've been attempting to install Ubuntu for a couple days now. It's not going well. The problem is, I find tidbits of advice all over the internet saying 'try this it worked for me' and a cou…
    - 14 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 7:54pm -

Ubuntu Forums - General Help

  • newKeyboard shortcuts
    I am using Ubuntu 20.04 and using and creating new keyboard shortcuts to suit me. A 'simple' one I'm stuck on is creating one for the Pictures folder within the Home folder. The file path (using ctrl+L) gives /home/user/ which failed as the comman…
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 7:37am -
  • newautomated upgrade vs package errors
    i have experienced 2 times when doing an upgrade resulted in a system that would not run right (something in a library crashed most executables) or a system that would not finish coming up (i/o activity stopped and the CPU fan went idle suggesting so…
    - 5 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 5:12am -
  • new[all variants] is the Video DownloadHelper Companion App safe to install and use?
    I'm running Lubuntu 18.04 and I have the Firefox addon Video DownloadHelper (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/video-downloadhelper/) installed. For some operations, Video DownloadHelper needs me to install their Companion App (https://…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:34am -
  • newAmd-vi io_page_fault
    Hello, I have recently upgraded a PC (MSI 970 Gaming Motherboard) from ubuntu 18.04 server to 20.04 server by wiping the disk for a fresh install. After the upgrade, I started receiving many error messages that were not present on the old server:…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 3:26am -
  • new[ubuntu] Trouble with updates
    Today for some reason the upgrades did not update. Getting this message... Code: --------- Do you want to continue? [Y/n] Extracting templates from packages: 100% Preconfiguring packages ...
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 2:19am -
  • new[ubuntu] tilda won't keep setup and other tilda issues (Ubuntu 16)
    I can autostart tilda, however, I cannot keep the "height" at 50% - there is no save , OK or any other option after I change properties and reboot. Tilda ALWAYS starts at default 5% height and I cannot expand the window height / width using…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Jul 20, 12:07am -
  • newHow do I change the 'root' user to 'jarjar' on this account I created?
    deez@mancave-server:~$ sudo ls -la /home/balario/ftp/ total 8 dr-xr-xr-x 2 nobody nogroup 4096 Jul 16 12:26 . drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 4096 Jul 16 12:26 ..
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 10:45pm -
  • new[ubuntu_mate] rpi 4 alsamixer no file no sound on hdmi
    i installed mate on an 8gb rpi 4 it woks but I have no sound from hdmi. I have tried a bunch of solutions I found by googling it but no luck. One consistent message I get is alasmixer no file of directory. when I loo in sound settings there is no…
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 10:36pm -
  • newConstant disk activity
    On Ubuntu 19.10. I have a sata drive mounted in fstab, using the UUID. The mount point is /bulkstore. I noticed the disk activity LED cycling constantly. nmon shows the disk is being written to repeatedly with a burst of ~5Mb. But, ther…
    - 14 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 7:52pm -
  • newlocate command in 20.04, and understanding default commands
    Good day all, I am running my first instance of 20.04 and really enjoy it so far. However, I popped open a terminal window and went to use the locate command only to see: Command 'locate' not found, but can be installed with: sudo apt instal…
    - 15 hours ago, 16 Jul 20, 7:46pm -

Linux Training

SSH and FTP for Remote Administration
SSH and FTP for Remote AdministrationInfoLevel: IntermediatePresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: 26 MinutesLength of Class: September 21, 2010TracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntroduction to LinuxInstalling LinuxBasic Linux TasksVIM…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Installing Linux
Installing LinuxInfoLevel: BeginnerPresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: August 18, 2010Length of Class: 47 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntroduction to LinuxKnow How to Burn ISO Files to DiskKnow How to Boot Off of CD/DVD D…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Users, Groups and Permissions in Linux
Users, Groups and Permissions in LinuxNote: We Demonstrate Linux using Ubuntu Server 10.04InfoLevel: IntermediatePresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: September, 16 2010Length of Class: 37 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntrod…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Basic Linux Tasks
Basic Linux TasksFollow Eli on the Vlog Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/EliComputerGuyLiveInfoLevel: BeginnerPresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: August 20, 2010Length of Class: 53 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesInstall…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Introduction to Linux
Introduction to LinuxFollow Eli on the Vlog Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/EliComputerGuyLiveInfoLevel: BeginnerDate Created: August 16, 2010Length of Class: 47 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesNonePurpose of ClassThis class t…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Vim for Editing Files in Linux
Vim for Editing Files in LinuxInfoLevel: BeginnerPresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: September 14, 2010Length of Class: 35 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntroduction to LinuxInstalling LinuxBasic Linux TasksPurpose of Clas…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Linux Network Configuration
Linux Network ConfigurationFollow Eli on the Vlog Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/EliComputerGuyLiveInfoLevel: IntermediatePresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: September 16, 2010Length of Class: 51 MintuesTracksLinuxPrere…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Navigation in Linux
Navigation in LinuxInfoLevel: BeginnerPresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: September 14, 2010Length of Class: 45 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntroduction to LinuxInstalling LinuxBasic Linux TasksPurpose of ClassThis cla…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -
Linux Backup with TAR and Cron Jobs
Linux Backup with TAR and Cron JobsInfoLevel: IntermediatePresenter: Eli the Computer GuyDate Created: September 21, 2010Length of Class: 35 MinutesTracksLinuxPrerequisitesIntroduction to LinuxInstalling LinuxBasic Linux TasksVIM fo…
- 28 Aug 11, 1:12pm -