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Wine-Staging 1.9.10

TuxMachines - Thu, 2016-05-19 08:28

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Linux 4.6 is a major release: Heres new and improved

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 08:13
With better security, improved ARM support, and, oh yes, better gaming hardware support, Linux 4.6 is a major update.

Kernel Space/Linux Releases

TuxMachines - Thu, 2016-05-19 08:09

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Android-powered Nokia phones and tablets are finally on their way

TuxMachines - Thu, 2016-05-19 08:04

Nokia Technologies announced in a press release this morning that it has signed an agreement with HMD global to build “a new generation of Nokia-branded mobile phones and tablets.” Although we don’t know exactly what flavour of Android, or how heavily skinned it will be, Nokia’s announcement states that Google’s mobile OS will be powering the new devices.

Also: Microsoft quits Nokia phone line -- the next step is here (and Linux)

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Cleaning Up Your Linux Startup Process

LinuxToday - Thu, 2016-05-19 08:00

Linux.com: The average general-purpose Linux distribution launches all kinds of stuff at startup

Top 10 command line tools for downloading in Linux

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 07:16
When we think about Linux, definitely a back and white terminal will come in the mind, a true Linux user always prefer to work from terminal even for downloading, a command line downloading tool can help user to download anything from internet more quickly,

Welcome Alex Salkever, Vice President of Marketing Communications

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 06:19
I’m excited to announce that Alex Salkever joins the Mozilla leadership team today as the Vice President of Marketing Communications. In this role, Alex Salkever will be responsible for driving strategic positioning and marketing communications campaigns.

Takeaways from Dockers Solomon Hykes keynote at OSCON

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 05:21
In the opening OSCON keynote this morning, the founder of Docker, Solomon Hykes, gave us a fantastic birds-eye view of lessons learned from the "firehose" while building a successful open source project. He calls this process: Incremental Revolution.

Oracle Java architect conscripts Harry Potter in making the case against Google

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 04:24
Screven was asked about Apache Harmony, the open source product that Google relied on heavily in building Android. He saw a big difference between that project and Android.

Google I/O: The new features in Google's latest OS, Android N

LinuxToday - Thu, 2016-05-19 04:00

ZDnet: We now know a lot more about the next version of Android, except its name.

Two key open source IoT frameworks get cozy

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 03:27
Two major open source IoT frameworks — the OCF’s “IoTivity” and the AllSeen Alliance’s “AllJoyn” — are moving toward interoperability, and possibly, a merger.

Valve Is Finally Releasing Dota 2 With Vulkan Support Very Soon

Phoronix - Thu, 2016-05-19 02:47
It has taken longer than anticipated, but it looks like Valve will be releasing Dota 2 with Vulkan API renderer support within the next week...

Mozilla News

TuxMachines - Thu, 2016-05-19 02:44
  • Welcome Alex Salkever, Vice President of Marketing Communications

    Alex was most recently Chief Marketing Officer of Silk.co, a data publishing and visualization startup, where he led efforts focused on user growth and platform partnerships. Alex has held a variety of senior marketing, marketing communications and product marketing roles working on products in the fields of scientific instruments, cloud computing, telecommunications and Internet of Things. In these various capacities, Alex has managed campaigns across all aspects of marketing and product marketing including PR, content marketing, user acquisition, developer marketing and marketing analytics.

  • Firefox tops Microsoft browser market share for first time

    StatCounter, which analysed data from three million websites, found that Firefox’s worldwide desktop browser usage last month was 0.1 percent ahead of the combined share of Internet Explorer and Edge at 15.5 percent.

  • Mozilla Rebuffed in Effort to Get Code Vulnerability Disclosed to it First

    All around the world, there continue to be many people who want to be able to use the web and messaging systems anonymously, despite the fact that some people want to end Internet anonymity altogether. Typically, the anonymous crowd turns to common tools that can keep their tracks private, and one of the most common tools of all is Tor, an open source tool used all around the world. Not everyone realizes that Tor shares code with Mozilla's Firefox.

    That fact had to do with why Mozilla recently asked the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, in the interest of Firefox users, to disclose any findings of vulnerability in Tor to it first, before any other party learns of the vulnerability. I covered the request here. Now, a federal judge has rejected Mozilla's bid to have the government disclose any vulnerability related to its Firefox web browser. Here are details.

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SUSE Leftovers

TuxMachines - Thu, 2016-05-19 02:40

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How to Install and Configure OpenLiteSpeed with PHP 7 on CentOS

LXer - Thu, 2016-05-19 02:30
OpenLiteSpeed is a high performance and lightweight HTTP server which comes with a Web Gui administration interface. In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the installation and configuration of openLiteSpeed and PHP 7 on CentOS 7.


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