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OnlyOffice: A FOSS Office Suite for the Cloud

Wed, 2016-07-13 18:09
If you’re looking for a free and open source replacement for the convenience and functionality offered by the likes of Google Docs and Office 365, you might want to take a look at OnlyOffice.

Skype Announce Brand New Linux Client, Now In Alpha

Wed, 2016-07-13 17:12
Skype say the launch of the new Skype for Linux client reaffirms “our commitment to the Linux community.”

22 open source tools for creatives

Wed, 2016-07-13 15:01
Whether it's visuals, audio, writing, or design, there's an open source tool out there to help get the job done."It's absolutely possible to go from concept to finished, polished products, using free and open source software," said Jason.In this lightning talk, Opensource.com community moderator Jason van Gumster shares 22 open source tools for creatives:read more

Android Nougat may contain traces of NOT for users of custom CAs

Wed, 2016-07-13 12:27
Google's new cert policy should make it harder to chew through its mobile OSGoogle will sweeten the forthcoming Nougat release of Android by changing the way apps work with certificate authorities (CAs) and simplifying APIs.…

GIMP 2.10 Development Continues, GIMP 2.9.4 Lands New Features After 8 Months

Wed, 2016-07-13 11:30
A few hours ago, the GIMP development team released a new development version towards GIMP 2.10, the next major update of the popular free and open-source image manipulation software coming later in the year.

Pimp your ride with new Linux for cars and an rPi under the hood

Wed, 2016-07-13 10:32
Automotive Grade Linux vastly expands its hardware support list in version 2.0The Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) project is about to unleash the second version of its unified code base - snappily called UCB 2.0 - with expanded hardware support and…

Git 2.9 Version Control System Gets Its First Point Release with 28 Improvements

Wed, 2016-07-13 09:35
Coming approximately one month since the launch of the massive Git 2.9 update, the first point release in the series, Git 2.9.1, is now available for download on all supported platforms.

Linux Kernel 4.6.4 and 4.4.15 released with improvements

Wed, 2016-07-13 08:38
Linux kerenls 4.6 and 4.4 got new updates with some improvements and fixes.The kernels 4.6.4 and 4.4.15 are the new updated kernels of their respective kernel series.The announcement was made by Greg Kroah-Hartman on this Monday.

Snapd 2.0.10 Improves Usability of Media Player Snaps

Wed, 2016-07-13 07:41
Snappy developers have today announced a shiny-new version of Snapd, which they say should be working its way out to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS from today.

Pacman command to manage packages on Arch Linux Based Systems

Wed, 2016-07-13 06:44
pacman stands for package manager utility (pacman). pacman is a command-line utility to install, build, remove and manage Arch Linux packages. pacman uses libalpm (Arch Linux Package Management (ALPM) library) as a back-end to perform all the actions.

VirtualBox 5.1 Increases Linux Integration, Improves Multimedia Support

Wed, 2016-07-13 05:46
Oracle has had the great pleasure of announcing the final release of the VirtualBox 5.1 open-source and cross-platform virtualization software for all supported platforms.

How ‘The Things Network’ Built IoT Data Network in Amsterdam

Wed, 2016-07-13 04:49
The Things Network crowdsourced a complete city-wide Internet of Things data network with the people of Amsterdam in six weeks. Here’s how they did it. You can apply some of their methods to your own project.

Rugged remote I/O module runs FreeRTOS on Cortex-M4

Wed, 2016-07-13 03:52
Artila’s “RIO-2015PG” remote I/O module runs FreeRTOS on an Atmel SAM4E16E Cortex M4 MCU, and offers isolated RS485 and analog and digital I/O. Artila Electronics, which is known here primarily for its Linux-ready ARM9 Matrix control computers, has turned to a Cortex-M4 microcontroller platform running the open source FreeRTOS for its new RIO-2015PG remote I/O […]

SuperTuxKart 0.9.2 Released

Wed, 2016-07-13 02:55
Linux gamers all over the world will be happy to hear that a new versionof SuperTuxKart is available. This should strike a nostalgic chord to peoplewho have used desktop Linux to play games during the past ten years.

Is Linux Mint 18 the best desktop operating system?

Wed, 2016-07-13 01:58
Also in today's open source roundup: Ubuntu's Unity desktop runs natively in Windows 10, and how to install Windows 10 in a virtual machine in Linux.

REGoth Engine, an open source reimplentation for the game 'Gothic'

Wed, 2016-07-13 01:01
REGoth Engine was pointed out in the forum, as it's another lovely open source reimplentation and this time it's for the classic game 'Gothic'.

How to Install WordPress with HHVM and Nginx on OpenSUSE Leap 42.1

Wed, 2016-07-13 00:03
In this tutorial, I will show you how to install WordPress (a well known CMS based on PHP) with HHVM and Nginx as our web server. I will use OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 as the operating system, so basic knowledge of OpenSUSE is required. HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) is an open source virtual machine developed by Facebook, it is a JIT (just-in-time) compiler to execute programs written in PHP 5 (and some features of PHP 7) and Hack language.