Linux

How spaceman Shuttleworth found earthly riches with Ubuntu Software

He’s best known for being the world’s first “ Afronaut,” but since returning to Earth from his 2002 trip on Russia’s Soyuz TM-34 rocket ship, Cape …

Nelson Mandela

"Zealot" Campaign Uses NSA Exploits to Mine Monero on Windows and Linux Servers

An aggressive and sophisticated malware campaign is currently underway, targeting Linux and Windows servers with an assortment of exploits with the …

Information Security

How to install Unity Engine on macOS for VR application creation

If you've been interested in creating VR applications on macOS but you've been worried on the cost of entry, you needn't worry any longer. You can …

Game Development

Assign LAN IP address to Docker container different from host's IP address

Am not well versed with Unix networking, adding virtual interfaces etc, trying to learn it now. We are trying to dockerize our application.<br>My …

Docker

Free Organ Virtual Instrument For Linux, Mac & Windows

<b>Modartt</b> has released <b>Organteq Alpha</b> – a new physically modeled pipe organ – as a free download for Linux, Mac & Windows.<p>Organteq Alpha is designed to …

Kdenlive Video Editor Updated With Smoother Seeking, Reduced Memory Usage - OMG! Ubuntu!

<b>A new version of open-source video editor Kdenlive is available to download.</b><p>Kdenlive 17.12.0 is something of a bittersweet release as it’s likely to …

Video Editing

December 15th 2017

Here’s the last newsletter for 2017, we’ll be back in the new year. On behalf of the whole Desktop Team I wish you all a happy holiday and a peaceful …

Ubuntu

15 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 17.10 – MUST DO!

Here’re some things that you must do after installing Ubuntu 17.10. Ubuntu 17.10 come up with a different look with the new DE called GNOME, and its …

Google Chrome

Top 5 Linux Music Players

No matter what you do, chances are you enjoy a bit of music playing in the background. Whether you’re a coder, system administrator, or typical …

Git

How to Test Local Websites or Apps on Internet Using Ngrok

Are you a website or mobile application developer, and want to expose your <b>localhost</b> server behind a NAT or firewall to the public Internet for …

How to Install the Built-In Windows 10 OpenSSH Server

Buried in the list of optional features that can be installed in Windows 10 are the beta versions of a OpenSSH Client and an OpenSSH Server. The …

Microsoft

KDE - KDE Ships KDE Applications 17.12.0

DONATE (Why?)<p>KDE Ships KDE Applications 17.12.0<p>Also available in:<p>December 14, 2017. KDE Applications 17.12.0 are now released.<p>We continuously work on …

Linus Torvalds

Get Linux, Amazon Web Services, and Azure certification with Linux Academy's 1-year subscription

Are you looking to increase your knowledge as a web developer or computer programmer in the major Web platforms? This time of year, with some …

Amazon Web Services

Using Gmail with OAUTH2 in Linux and on an ESP8266

One of the tasks I dread is configuring a web server to send email correctly via Gmail. The simplest way of sending emails is SMTP, and there are a …

Python Programming

Installing XMind 8 on Fedora 27

15 Dec 2017 · Filed in Tutorial<p>XMind is a well-known cross-platform mind mapping application. Installing the latest version of XMind (version 8) on …

10 Best Linux Business Apps

These Linux apps will enable you to accomplish a variety of professionals tasks quickly and effectively.<p>Evolution<p>Evolution - Even though it’s not the …

Virtual Machine

Clang 5 in a Docker container for C++17 development

Posted on December 14, 2017 by Sol<p>If you want to try the new C++17, using Clang in a Docker container, you are in the right place. Running Clang in a …

DevOps

PowerShell support for certificate credentials

<b>Summary:</b> It's not a very well-known feature, but the PSCredential object, and the PowerShell <b>Get-Credential</b> cmdlet, both support certificate …

Software Development

New – Amazon CloudWatch Agent with AWS Systems Manager Integration – Unified Metrics & Log Collection for Linux & Windows | Amazon Web Services

In the past I’ve talked about several agents, deaemons, and scripts that you could use to collect system metrics and log files for your Windows and …

Cloud Computing

Network Configuration for Solaris 11 in VirtualBox

Hi all! Recently, I tried Solaris for some tasks at AdroitLogic. Installing Solaris on VirtualBox was not so difficult, and there were quite a few …

VirtualBox

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 6.2 Release Notes

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 6.2 | 14 DEC 2017 | Build 7348398<p>Check for additions and updates to these release notes.<p>What's in the Release …

Vmware

Systemd 236 Brings Support For LUKS2 Encrypted Partitions, New Options

Lennart Poettering has announced the release of systemd 236 as the init system's final release of 2017.<p>Systemd 236 is another significant feature …

Encryption

CrossOver 17 - Run Windows Software and Games on Linux

Do you want to run some of your top and productive Windows software such as Microsoft Office 2016, Enterprise Architect, including games such as …

Amazing

KDE Applications 17.12 Brings HiDPI Improvements, Rest Of KDE Games Ported To KF5

KDE Applications 17.12 is now available as the newest six-month update to this collection of KDE programs making use of KDE Frameworks 5.<p>KDE …

KDE

An introduction to Joplin, an open source Evernote alternative

Joplin is an open source cross-platform note-taking and to-do application. It can handle a large number of notes, organized into notebooks, and can …

Open Source Movement

Use SSH Local Port Forwarding to Pivot into Restricted Networks

SSH is a powerful tool with more uses than simply logging into a server. This protocol, which stands for Secure Shell, provides X11 forwarding, port …

SSH

The Best Linux App & Distro Releases of 2017 - OMG! Ubuntu!

<b>In this post we look back at the best Linux distro and app releases that helped define 2017.</b><p>And boy were there a lot of ’em!<p>‘2017 was a fantastic …

Software

Microsoft is adding native OpenSSH to Windows 10

Farewell, PuTTY<p>Microsoft has been steadily making Windows 10 a lot more developer friendly, adding the bash command line, alongside Ubuntu, SUSE Linux, and Fedora Linux distributions. The software giant is now adding a native OpenSSH client to Windows 10. It’s available immediately as a beta option …

Technology (India)

How to install Nextcloud on Ubuntu Server 16.04 with snap

If the installation process has been preventing you from giving Nextcloud a try, Jack Wallen shows you how to get it up and running with a single …

Microsoft quietly snuck an ssh client and server into latest Windows 10 update | Ars Technica

They're currently labelled as beta.<p>In 2015, Microsoft announced its intent to bring OpenSSH, the widely used implementation of the secure shell (ssh) …

Microsoft