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Linux Tutorial: Successfully guard against lost traffic during Linux server migrations

Mon, 2016-06-13 20:23
Never lose traffic again after changing IP address or migrating between hosts.

4 Unique Ways Uber, Twitter, PayPal, and Hubspot Use Apache Mesos

Mon, 2016-06-13 19:26
You know the saying: fast, cheap, or good, pick two. Uber, Twitter, PayPal, and Hubspot show that you can have all three with Apache Mesos.Apache Mesos is a cluster manager; it sits between the application layer and the operating system, and deploys and manages applications in large-scale clustered environments. But this dry description doesn't convey its vast scope for creative and ingenious solutions to large-scale problems.

Bringing Mozilla to the IoT era

Mon, 2016-06-13 18:29
Open Source Bridge is an annual conference focused on building open source community and citizenship through four days of technical talks, hacking sessions, and collaboration opportunities. Prior to the event, I caught up with one of the speakers, Rabimba Karanjai, who will give a talk titled Turning sensors into signals: Humanizing IoT with old smartphones and the Web.read more

House Poised to Advance Privacy and Defend Encryption…If Allowed to Vote

Mon, 2016-06-13 17:31
A bipartisan group of House members are preparing to introduce measures widely supported by their colleagues that would reign in NSA domestic surveillance and protect encryption. But a change in procedure adopted by the House leadership may deny the House a chance to even consider their proposal.

NSA Looking to Exploit Internet of Things, Including Biomedical Devices, Official Says

Mon, 2016-06-13 16:34
Biomedical devices could be a new source of information for the NSA’s data hoards — “maybe a niche kind of thing … a tool in the toolbox,” he said, though he added that there are easier ways to keep track of overseas terrorists and foreign intelligence agents. When asked if the entire scope of the Internet of Things — billions of interconnected devices — would be “a security nightmare or a signals intelligence bonanza,” he replied, “Both.”