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​Chromebook + Android apps = Trouble for Windows PCs

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 23:40
Chromebooks are already outselling Macs. So Linus Torvalds is wondering if this really might be the year of the Linux desktop. With the addition of Android apps to the Chromebook, maybe it really will be.
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​Apache Software Foundation founder to lead blockchain Hyperledger Project

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 01:00
Well-known open-source developer and leader Brian Behlendorf is now the executive director of Hyperledger, a project for advancing enterprise open-source blockchain technology
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​Google I/O: The new features in Google's latest OS, Android N

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 05:10
We now know a lot more about the next version of Android, except its name. The most exciting new Android N feature is an answer to the age-old problem of pushing Android security updates to users.
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Linux 4.6 is a major release: Here's what's new and improved

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 21:26
With better security, improved ARM support, and, oh yes, better gaming hardware support, Linux 4.6 is a major update.
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​Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 has landed

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 23:02
The latest version of the most popular server Linux, RHEL, is now ready to be deployed in your business.
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Fedora 24 Beta is out and ready to take you to Linux's future

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 05:01
The best cutting edge Linux distribution has a new beta out.
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Linux will be the major operating system of 21st century cars

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 23:35
Cars are more than engines and good looking bodies. They're also complex computing devices so, of course, Linux runs inside them.
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Want a good tech job? Report says ​open-source skills are hotter than ever

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 22:25
65 percent of HR managers say open-source hiring will increase more than any other part of their business over the next six months.
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​What the heck is HPE up to with its cloud?

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 10:49
HPE's cloud story remains complicated. While the company has left the public cloud behind, it will continue to offer its OpenStack-based Helion 3.0 as a private cloud.
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​OwnCloud founder resigns from his cloud company

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 21:00
In a public letter, ownCloud CTO and founder Frank Karlitschek cites the less-than-ideal relationship between the company and user community. He plans to stay on as project lead.
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​Black Duck and North Bridge find that today, and tomorrow, belong to open source

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:52
65 percent of companies are using open source for development, while 55 percent are using it in their production infrastructure. Any doubters still that Linux and open-source software rule the enterprise software world?
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Ubuntu Linux and OpenStack cloud come to IBM servers

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28
IBM partners with Canonical to bring not only Linux, but the OpenStack cloud and Juju-assembled programs as well, to big-iron servers.
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​CoreOS shows OpenStack can be run as a container with Kubernetes

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 21:40
OpenStack is a complicated and enormous open-source cloud program, but CoreOS showed that it too can be run inside a container.
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​Ubuntu Linux 16.04 is here

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 01:06
Who's ready for the next long-term support version of Ubuntu? There's something new here whether you use Ubuntu on the desktop, server, cloud, smartphone, tablet, or mainframe. Yes, mainframe.
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​Red Hat doubles down on OpenStack

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 05:01
Red Hat is releasing Red Hat Cloud Suite and Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8 while Dell announces its full support for Red Hat's new OpenStack cloud stack.
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​OpenStack Mitaka arrives

Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:14
The latest version of the popular OpenStack infrastructure-as-a-service cloud is here and ready to get you up and running.
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​A big step forward in container standardization

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 06:36
The Open Container Initiative has agreed to work on a common open container Image Format Specification.
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​Ubuntu Linux continues to dominate OpenStack and other clouds

Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:31
One reason Ubuntu is increasing its lead is that Jujo, Canonical's application modeling and deployment DevOps tool, has been gaining in popularity.
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​How to run Linux desktop apps on Windows

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 17:42
It was only a matter of time. With Ubuntu now running on Windows 10, hackers have started porting Linux desktop and GUI apps to Windows.
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​How to get started with Ubuntu and Bash on Windows 10

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 16:23
The newest Windows 10 Fast Ring release, 14316, includes Ubuntu and Bash. It may not have a Linux foundation, but this is close as a Windows PC has ever come to also being a Linux computer.








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