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Ataribox will be an open, Linux-based console priced starting at $249

The upcoming Ataribox retro gaming console will indeed ship with a selection of classic Atari games, as many suspected when the thing was initially announced – but it’ll also have a Linux OS on board and the ability to play games from other platforms, since it’s going to keep the “open” nature of …

11 Scientific Advances Of The Past 100 Years Gave Us Our Entire Universe

Exactly 100 years ago, our conception of the Universe was far different from what it is today. The stars within the Milky Way were known, and were known to be at distances up to thousands of light years away, but nothing was thought to be further. The Universe was assumed to be static, as the …

Universe

Texting suicide verdict could set bad precedent, legal experts say

SAN FRANCISCO — The day after a juvenile court judge in Massachusetts convicted Michelle Carter of killing boyfriend Conrad Roy III with her words, some legal and cyber issues experts cautioned that the punishment may not fit the crime.<p>“I draw a line between moral and legal implications of what she …

Cyberbullying

The Moldy Foods You Can and Can't Eat

When you find a bit of mold on food, it might seem like it’s okay to salvage some of it because the mold doesn’t cover the whole thing. That seems …

Surrounding Yourself with the Best People Matters

05 Min Read Time - Successful businesses start with dedicated and determined staff. Here’s how to find the people to propel your startup into growth …

WikiLeaks holds tech companies' feet to the fire before helping with zero days revealed in CIA leaks

The CIA's hacking tools leaked in the WikiLeaks Vault 7 disclosure revealed vulnerabilities in a range of popular software titles. Julian Assange has …

Dell XPS 13 2-in-1: Our first take

The Dell XPS 13 was released at CES 2015, and immediately won a pack of awards — including Digital Trend’s Best Of Computing for that year’s show. It …

MacBook Pro

How to install Kodi on a Raspberry Pi

Kodi is a great way to make your TV smart. It's the continuation of XBMC, a free and open-source application that is a great media player and …

How to Trace Execution of Commands in Shell Script with Shell Tracing

In this article of the shell script debugging series, we will explain the third shell script debugging mode, that is shell tracing and look at some …

10 Interesting Linux Command Line Tricks and Tips Worth Knowing

I passionately enjoy working with commands as they offer more control over a Linux system than GUIs (Graphical User Interfaces) applications, …

The Six Worst LinkedIn Headlines

What makes a great LinkedIn headline? For starters, we have to understand what your headline means.<p>As we read your LinkedIn headline, we have to gain an understanding of what you do professionally or what you want to do.<p>Many LinkedIn headlines fail on that count!<p>“Creative disrupter,” for instance, …

Employment

5 résumé tips for marketing pros

There’s a big difference between a general resume for a simple job and a resume of a marketer.<p>Unlike the traditional resume, a marketing resume must …

Marketing

4 Ways to Send Email Attachment from Linux Command Line

Once you get familiar to using the Linux terminal, you wish to do everything on your system by simply typing commands including sending emails and …

Facing Addiction In America: It’s About Time

This past November, the highly anticipated and long overdue, first-ever Surgeon General’s report on alcohol, drugs and health was released. The …

Add Rainbow Colors to Linux Command Output in Slow Motion

In this article, we will review a cool and simple way of giving a command screen output a rainbow colors and slowing down its output speed as well …

How to Find Recent or Today’s Modified Files in Linux

In this article, we will explain two, simple command line tips that enable you to only list all today’s files. One of the common problems Linux users …

IOT based Raspberry Pi Home Security System with Email Alert using Pi Camera & PIR Sensor

In the world of Internet of Things (IoT) when we have all the technologies to revolutionize our life, it's a great idea to develop a system which can …

I was hooked on meth for 11 years. If you know and love an addict, this article is for you.

I spent 11 years addicted to methamphetamine and have now been clean for nine. Today, I am a self-defense instructor, a budding entrepreneur, a volunteer first responder, a friend and family member. Yet at my core I consider myself a garden-variety recovered drug addict.<p>So to the fellow addict: You …

Want to Check All Hardware Info in Your Linux System? This App May Help.

<b>I-Nex is a tool providing all the device information in your Linux box.</b><p>I-Nex comes with a nice graphical user interface. It provides information …

How do I rotate log files? - nixCraft

Q. How do I rotate log files under Linux operating system?<p>A. You need use tool called logrotate, which is designed to ease administration of systems …

IoT: Connecting The RPi, Arduino And The World!

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Raspberry Pi 2 Model B<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from …

Find Out All Live Hosts IP Addresses Connected on Network in Linux

There are plenty of network monitoring tools you can find in the Linux ecosystem, that can generate for you a summary of the total number of devices …

The Usual Routine

Latest<p>Do you happen to find yourself being the odd one out of the group a lot whenever the topic starts …<p>Relationships work better when they’re not …

How To Stop SSH Session From Disconnecting In Linux

My SSH session is closed after few minutes of inactivity, how do I prevent this? One of my friend has asked this question. It’s easy! As you might …

Linux

Ways to Use ‘find’ Command to Search Directories More Efficiently

This tutorial will take you through the different ways of finding a directory in Linux. As you may already know, in Linux everything is a file …

Your Guide to USB-C Dongle Hell

Apple has embraced the mono-port. With the new MacBook Pro, the Cupertino company has scrapped the myriad of ports on the previous generation of Pros …

Create an Active Directory Infrastructure with Samba4 on Ubuntu – Part 1

Samba is a free Open Source software which provides a standard interoperability between Windows OS and Linux/Unix Operating Systems. Samba can …