Linux

Librem 13 laptop review: physical security for the paranoid

Linux still isn’t easy<p>Every time I've used a Linux computer — at least, a Linux computer that's not hidden behind the sheen of Chrome or Android — it's been the exact same story: nothing ever works right the first time. So I was both excited and a little scared when I was offered a Librem 13 laptop …

Laptops

10 Things to Do After Fresh Installation of FreeBSD

This tutorial will cover some initial configurations you need to perform on a fresh installed <b>FreeBSD</b> operating system and some basics on how to …

How to make JPEG screenshots the default on your Mac

By default, any screenshots you take on your Mac, iPad or iPhone get saved as PNG files. That’s great, because PNG files are pixel-perfect, and they support transparency (for those neat floating-window shadows).<p>But they’re not JPEGs, which means they’re not universally supported. Luckily, you can …

iOS

Canonical expands enterprise Kubernetes

• <i>Canonical supports enterprise Kubernetes on cloud and on-premises</i>• <i><br>Two turnkey consulting packages for rapid deployment</i>• <i><br>Support for Galactic Fog</i> …

Ubuntu

Generate scripts by using mssql-scripter

You can now use mssql-scripter, an open-source command-line interface, to generate database scripts in Azure Cloud Shell.<p>With mssql-scripter, you can …

SQL Servers

Ubuntu GNOME Shell in Artful: Day 7

Today’s change will be about one of our last transformation (non visual but in term of feature) on our journey on transforming the default session in …

KDE Plasma 5.10.5, Bugfix Release for August - KDE.org

<b>Europe</b><br>Sebastian Kügler<br>Meloenstraat 17<br>6543 ZE Nijmegen<br>The Netherlands<br>Phone: +31-6-48370928 <br>info-europe@kde.org<p><b>North America</b><br>Jeff Mitchell<br>21 Kinross Rd. …

Issue517

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 517 for the week of August 15 - 21, 2017.<p>In This Issue<p>Ubuntu Stats<p>LoCo Events<p>Didier Roche: Ubuntu …

How to scan and clean malware from a Linux server

Just because your shares are served up via Linux, doesn't mean you shouldn't be scanning for malicious files. Here's how to do that with Maldet.<p>At …

How to: Decompile Android APKs and enable in-development features in some apps

If you’ve followed us (or our friends at a couple of Android blogs), you’re probably aware of a little thing we do called APK Teardowns. Basically, we reverse engineer Google’s apps — like Allo, Duo, the Google Phone app, and others — and show you bits and pieces of code (in most cases, strings …

Google

Developing from an iPad

When the iPad Pro came out, I was skeptical about it being useful for a developer for much, but I decided to splurge for one when I found out about …

Programming

2 features that make ASUS File Manager the best tool for the job on Android

There are a lot of file managers out there, but two features make ASUS stand out from the rest. Here's a quick breakdown of the app and its …

Google Play Store

How to Create a WordPress Intranet for Your Organization

Do you want to create a WordPress intranet for your organization? WordPress is a powerful platform with tons of flexible options that makes it ideal …

Web Design

Open Source For Business: Companies Can Turn To Open Source

For organizations of any size, there come a point in building out an IT architecture where one has to decide to trust the closed, commercial systems …

Linus Torvalds

Running WordPress in a Kubernetes Cluster

As a developer I try to keep my eye on the progression of technologies that I might not use every day, but are important to understand as they might …

DevOps

The MagPi Magazine

Regular readers will know that we first gave away a copy of The Raspberry Pi Desktop operating system with issue 53 of The MagPi. Well, we’re back …

Raspberry Pi

NoSQLMap - Automated NoSQL Exploitation Tool

0<p>NoSQLMap is an open source Python-based automated NoSQL exploitation tool designed to audit for as well as automate injection attacks and exploit …

NoSQL

SnapRoute and Canonical create new switch stack for network operators

<i>Redefining the economics of data center networking through disaggregation of hardware, operating system, and software components.</i><p>SnapRoute and …

Ubuntu

AMD Ryzen 3 CPUFreq Governor Benchmarks On Linux 4.13

For those curious about the performance impact of the different CPUFreq governors on a low-end Ryzen 3 processor, here are some benchmarks.<p>Using the …

AMD Ryzen

Security updates for Tuesday

Dist.<p>ID<p>Release<p>Package<p>Date<p>Debian<p>LTS<p>extplorer<p>2017-08-21<p>Debian<p>stable<p>libraw<p>2017-08-21<p>Fedora<p>F25<p>mingw-libsoup<p>2017-08-22<p>Fedora<p>F26<p>mingw-libsoup<p>2017-08-22<p>Fedor …

DeepSPADE (alias DeepSmokey): A Machine-Learning System That Collects Spam from the Internet

This blog is about a deep learning system I’ve created, called DeepSPADE (alias DeepSmokey) and how it’s being used to build better Internet …

Machine Learning

NVIDIA 384.69 Linux Driver Released With A Few Fixes

NVIDIA today released the 384.69 Linux driver as their latest release in the 384 "long-lived" series...

Black Lab Enterprise Linux 11.0.3 Ubuntu-based operating system now available

The perfect Linux distribution doesn't exist. Take it from someone that does a lot of distro-hopping -- you will find yourself searching <i>forever</i>. …

Google Chrome

Fedora 26 — a review

Fedora 26 was released in July, so I’m a tad slow getting to review it.<p>I actually download the live KDE installer on the day of the release. I wrote …

Fedora

Future Proof Your SysAdmin Career: Configuration and Automation

System administrators looking to differentiate themselves from the pack are increasingly getting cloud computing certification or picking up skills …

DevOps

On piping Curl to apt-key

Piping Curl to Bash is dangerous. Hopefully, this is well know at this point and many projects no longer advertise this installation method. Several …

Encryption

Forget Troy. Try HelenOS

Even though it seems like there are a lot of operating system choices, the number narrows if you start counting kernels, instead of distributions. …

Raspberry Pi

My Three Favorite New Features in Docker Enterprise Edition

I’ve been at Docker for just over two years now, and I’ve worked with every version of Docker Enterprise Edition (née Docker Datacenter) since before …

DevOps

How a self-taught teenager built an operating system that runs in your browser

Arizona teenager Aaron Adams built and maintains this awe-inspiring solo project. Developed entirely in the cloud using c9.io’s online development …

Programming

Using Gnocchi With Docker

I've recently started to look into Docker to build images ready to be used with Gnocchi. I found it would be a great way to distribute a working …

DevOps