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The best way to protect the US electrical grid is with open source

Fri, 05/08/2020 - 23:11
President Donald Trump wants to protect America's power-grid by forbidding US companies from buying electrical equipment from possible enemy countries. That's easier said than done. But open-source offers a safe way forward.
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The Fairphone ethical smartphone is now available with the Google-less Android /e/OS operating system

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 00:44
Do you want a phone you can repair yourself and comes with a privacy-first Android operating system? Then you want the Fairphone 3 with /e/OS.
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Most popular operating systems of 2020: The more things change...

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 17:30
According to Net Applications, desktop Linux is making a surge. But Windows still rules the desktop and other data suggests that macOS, Chrome OS, and Linux are still way behind, while we're turning evermore to our smartphones.
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Abby Kearns takes over as Puppet CTO

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 23:37
Cloud Foundry's former head has moved to the popular DevOps program Puppet -- where she'll be the CTO. Puppet’s current CTO, Deepak Giridharagopal is also staying on and retaining the CTO title.
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Fedora 32 released with Lenovo support

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 01:44
The latest version of Red Hat's community Linux distro is out, and it's a good one. And, soon, Lenovo will ship Fedora-based ThinkPads.
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Red Hat takes on the hybrid cloud with its latest OpenShift Kubernetes distro

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 17:00
IT's future belongs to containers and Kubernetes, and Red Hat thinks its latest OpenShift Kubernetes distro will take you there.
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Mark Shuttleworth on Ubuntu popularity and Canonical profitability

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 16:35
In the run-up to the release of Ubuntu 20.04, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth spoke about Canonical's finances, IPO, and future in the days of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Micron speeds up SSDs with open-source database storage engine

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 00:34
Micron releases an open-source storage engine that optimizes solid-state drives and storage-class memory database throughput, latency and endurance.
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Ubuntu 20.04 arrives with Linux 5.4 kernel and WireGuard VPN

Thu, 04/23/2020 - 23:51
The latest long-term support version of Ubuntu Linux, Focal Fossa, is one good-looking cat with nice features for desktop, server, and cloud users.
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NetApp to make stateful applications easier to do in Kubernetes

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 23:52
NetApp is introducing an enterprise-class data service for stateful, cloud-native applications, which can work with any Kubernetes distribution.
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Here comes Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 00:10
Red Hat introduces its latest RHEL version that helps users to get the most from the hybrid cloud.
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Open-source firmware turns CPAP machines into coronavirus ventilators

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 18:57
The Airbreak firmware is a big step toward transforming the Airsense 10 CPAP machine into a non-invasive ventilator.
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Verizon introduces open-source, big data coronavirus search engine

Mon, 04/13/2020 - 17:39
So much sickness, so much data, so little time. To help make sense of coronavirus research Verizon Media has created Vespa, an open-source big data search engine.
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Mapzen open-source mapping project revived under the Urban Computing Foundation

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:35
The orphaned Mapzen project, which is used in many mapping programs, has now found a new home with the Urban Computing Foundation.
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Cloud Foundry sees top leadership change

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 18:41
Abby Kearns, the Cloud Foundry's executive director, is stepping down leaving the most popular Platform-as-a-Service clouds in the capable hands of its CTO Chip Childers.
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Linux Foundation backs security-oriented seL4 microkernel operating system

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 00:59
Want a truly secure operating system kernel? The Linux Foundation is partnering with Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, to roll out the seL4 microkernel.
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Why not the best? Red Hat vet Paul Cormier takes over as CEO

Tue, 04/07/2020 - 00:09
As former Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst moves over to reforming IBM, one of his right-hand people, Paul Cormer, takes over as Red Hat's CEO and President.
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Huawei changes its patent story

Sat, 04/04/2020 - 01:05
By opening up its massive patent portfolio to Linux and open-source companies via the Open Invention Network, Huawei shows just how important open patents are to software development. It's also an intellectual property peace offering to the US government and businesses.
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Huawei joins major US-based open-source patent protection consortium OIN

Thu, 04/02/2020 - 17:42
In a move many will find surprising, Huawei is joining the Linux and Open Invention Network, the leading US-based open-source patent non-aggression group.
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Debian Linux readies an anti-coronavirus hack-a-thon

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 23:34
Open-source developers are uniting to create and improve code and programs to help fight COVID-19.
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