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Learn it Faster: The Complete Linux Kernel in a Single Map

<i>Short Bytes: Today, we are sharing an interactive Linux Kernel map that will teach you the basics and understand the various subsystems. Take a …

How to use Linux Commands

It won't be long after starting to use Linux that you ask a question and the answer begins with, "Open a terminal and..." At this point, you may be …

Linux

Disney "Linux Light Bulb" home networking is not just for toys

Disney Research has demonstrated an LED-to-LED networking method whereby toys, wearables, mobile devices, and IoT gizmos could communicate with one …

Linux

Microsoft has developed its own Linux. Repeat. Microsoft has developed its own Linux

Redmond reveals Azure Cloud Switch, its in-house software-defined networking OSSitting down? Nothing in your mouth?…

Robots Lay Three Times as Many Bricks as Construction Workers - MIT Technology Review

Construction workers on some sites are getting new, non-union help. SAM – short for semi-automated mason – is a robotic bricklayer being used to …

Arduino Powered Autonomous Vehicle

Introduction: Arduino Powered Autonomous Vehicle<p>A few months back I started playing around with Arduino micro controllers as a learning exercise (and …

Arduino

NASA And MegaBots Team Up To Build Giant Fighting Robots

And defeat the giant fighting robots of Japan<p>You might have seen MegaBots in the pages of Popular Science’s August issue. The company, headed by engineers Gui Cavalcanti and Matt Oehrlein, creates giant fighting robots. Its first prototype, the Mk. II, is 15 feet tall, lumbers along at just under 3 …

How to monitor your system performance on (Ubuntu) Linux

Monitoring your Linux system is essential in order to be able to improve its performance, locate the source of a problem and take more targeted …

How Google’s Networking Infrastructure Has Evolved Over The Last 10 Years

Google today announced that it wants to fix your home Wi-Fi, but internally, it has long been working on far more complex networking issues. To connect the hundreds of thousands of machines that make up a Google data center, you can’t just use a few basic routers and switches. So to manage all the …

Networking

pnn.io is for sale!

A domain name like pnn.io has all the characteristics of a great domain. See the listing<p>Short<p>A one word domain is extremely rare and great investment …

How to download apk files from Google Play Store on Linux

Suppose you want to install an Android app on your Android device. However, for whatever reason, you cannot access Google Play Store on the Android …

Remix OS 1.5 Based On Android 5.0 Now Available (video)

A new version of the Remix OS has been released this month the form of Remix OS 1.5, that is based on Google’s Android 5.0 mobile operating …

Google is reportedly in talks to back the largest wind power project in Africa

According to CNBC, Google wants to back Kenya's Lake Turkana Wind Power Project, a massive undertaking that will require more than $700 million.<p>The project will span 40,000 acres, raise Kenya's energy capacity by 20 percent, and be an enormous boon to a country where less than 25% of the population …

Messaging App Jott Is Blowing Up Among Junior High And High Schoolers

As Facebook and YikYak try to grow a younger audience, a startup that taps into one of the key attribute of teen users – no money for data plans – is blowing up.<p>Jott, a messaging app that works without a data plan or WiFi connection, has caught on among junior high and high school students, …

Apps

SpaceX records fall to Earth with a GoPro

When you drop a GoPro from space, two pretty obvious things happen.<p>One is that the camera gradually descends back to Earth, turning and twisting …

Space Exploration

Menlo Security Emerges From Stealth With $25M And Plan To Defeat Malware

Menlo Security, a company with a unique plan to battle malware, emerged from stealth today and also announced $25M in Series B funding.<p>The idea is an intriguing one. Many security problems emanate from malware, which can give hackers a path into a system where they can find their way deeper in and …

Polish Your Selfies Like A Pro

Generation selfie might be flirting with livestreaming apps but that doesn’t mean it’s abandoned its primary love affair with lensing and filtering shots of its own face. God no. How else would it continue injecting the required expressiveness across its social feeds?<p>And so public places remain …

Container-management startup Rancher Labs raises $10M

Rancher Labs, a startup that has built a lightweight Linux operating system and management tool for running applications packaged up in containers — a hip alternative to more traditional virtual machines — announced today a $10 million funding round.<p>The funding helps establish Rancher as a player …

Hands-on with Apple’s new OS X El Capitan

The new user-facing features in Apple’s new OS for Mac — OS X El Capitan — are relatively small and focused, and they could save users a lot of time in the long run.<p>Apple unveiled El Capitan Monday, and we were eager to get our hands on it after seeing the demo at Apple’s Worldwide Developers …

Take a peek at the new version of OS X, El Capitan

Named after a giant granite cliff in Yosemite National Park, Apple’s latest version of OS X looks pretty good, with new ways to manage windows and better performance. Most importantly, it’s now easy to mute annoying audio in open browser windows!<p>Unveiled during the Monday morning keynote at Apple’s …