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How to get started with the Foreman sysadmin tool

Foreman offers a powerful set of system management tools, from process automation to security compliance and more.

SQLite: The Universal SQL Database Engine

Do you know about SQLite? You should.

Intel Submits A Final Batch Of Feature Changes For Their DRM Driver In Linux 4.14

Phoronix: Intel's open-source developers working on the i915 DRM driver have submitted the last of their feature work slated for the upcoming Linux 4.14 kernel by way of DRM-Next.

Heading in the Right Direction

LinuxInsider: If you've taken the time to get the hang of terminal basics, you're probably at the point where you want to start putting together what you've learned.

Wine 2.15 Has Improvements for Adobe Illustrator CS6 and Microsoft Outlook 2010

Wine 2.15 is clearly the smallest Wine release of the year, so far.

TheSSS 22.2 Debuts with Linux 4.9.43, Apache 2.4.27

TheSSS provides a live server suite that lets users run a full-featured Linux server

Inside the Stealth Destroyer USS Zumwalt, the Warship That Runs on Linux

 PopularMechanics: Part power plant, part server farm, all destroyer.

Solus 3 Released Here Is What's New in Solus 3

Solus offers users a free and modern alternative to commercial operating systems

3 Free Color-Picker Tools for the Linux Desktop

There are several ways to pick colors on the Linux desktop;

A quick-start guide to podcasting

opensource.com: The easiest way to gain listeners is to syndicate your podcast. For example, DistroWatch offers syndication of several oggcast productions.

How to Scan Your Linux Computer for Viruses and Rootkits

MakeTechEasier: Malware is out there, even for Linux systems.

Setup Dual Boot Linux And Remix OS With GRUB Customizer

Remix OS is an android based Linux distro that has gained a wide name since its launch.

How to Manage CentOS 7 Server with Webmin

Webmin is free and open-source web-based system administration tool for Unix systems.

How to recover from a git mistake

Don't let an error in a git command wipe out days worth of work.

How to setup a UFW firewall on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS server

UFW is an acronym for uncomplicated firewall.

How to Rename File While Downloading with Wget in Linux

Tecmint: Wget utility is a popular and feature-rich command-line based file downloader for Unix-like operating systems and Windows OS.

KDE Applications 17.08 Officially Out, More Apps Were Ported to KDE Frameworks 5

KDE Applications 17.08 adds numerous new features

Google Confirms Android 8.0 Launch on August 21, Could Be Dubbed "Oreo"

Google recently put together a special page for its upcoming live event that the search giant will hold in New York City, on Monday, August 21, at 2:40 PM ET

5 Best Vector Graphics Editors for Linux

Here's a list of the best vector graphics software for Linux that can be used as Adobe Illustrator alternative for Linux.

Ubunsys - An Advanced System Utility For Ubuntu Beginners

Ubunsys is an advanced system tool that allows Ubuntu beginners to modify/change most of the system settings easily without any trouble.

Streamlio Launches with $7.5M in Funding to Advance Real Time Applications

EnterpriseAppsToday: New startup unifies open-source technologies including Apache Pulsar and Heron into an enterprise-grade platform.

Listen To Your Favorite Radio Station With A Single Command on Linux

Internet radio is a great way to listen to different radio stations from across your country or the world in real time.

How to Boot into Single User Mode in CentOS/RHEL 7

Tecmint: In this tutorial, we will describe how to boot into single user mode on CentOS 7.

5 open source alternatives to Slack for team chat

When it comes to chat, there are plenty of open source options.

Oracle Wants to Open Up Java EE

EnterpriseAppsToday: Java Enterprise Edition could be leaving the tight control of Oracle and moving to an Open Source Foundation

Ethereum Blockchain Powers Vault One Password Service

eSecurityPlanet: Ethereum isn't just for cryptocurrency anymore as a new startup uses the underlying open-source blockchain to help improve password security.

Linux-based postmarketOS project aims to give smartphones a 10-year lifecycle

Liliputing: Nw effort aims to develop a Linux-based alternative to Android with the goal of providing up to 10 years of support for old smartphones.

Review: System76’s Galago Pro solves “just works” Linux’s Goldilocks problem

ars technica: We also get a look at System76’s in-house OS .

RancherOS: A tiny Linux for Docker lovers

InfoWorld: Rancher Labs takes the container paradigm to its final destination with a completely Dockerized operating system

Ubuntu Budgie Distro: Simple, Clean and User-Friendly

LinuxInsider: Ubuntu Budgie is one of the few Linux distros to offer integration of a Budgie desktop-only edition, other than Solus OS, whose developers created it.

Ubuntu sends trash to its desktop's desktop

The Register: Canonical picks up after Apple – 17 years later

5 apps to install on your Fedora Workstation

Every release of Fedora brings new updates and new applications into the official software repositories.

CoreOS Tectonic 1.7 Improves Container Orchestration Platform

eWEEK: CoreOS updates its Kubernetes-based container management and orchestration platform providing new monitoring features as well enabling support for Microsoft Azure.

Hardware Virtual Machine and Paravirtualization

Virtual Clients or Guests run on a Virtual system

Open core, open perimeter, and the future of enterprise software

opensource.com: The rise of APIs and cloud-based solutions are turning the commercial open source vendor model on its head.

Ubuntu 17.10 Rebased on Linux Kernel 4.12, Final Release to Ship with Linux 4.13

If you run Ubuntu 17.10 on your personal computer, and you update it to the latest available packages from the stable repos, you'll automatically receive the new Linux 4.12 kernel

How to write better error messages

Try this simple technique to write messages that help users understand the reason for errors.

How to Change Runlevels in SystemD

In this article, we will explain how to change runlevels with systemd.

Ethereum Mining: Getting Started

Datamation: Curious about Ethereum mining?

Hurricane Electric Achieves IPv6 Milestone

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Internet backbone provider now connects to 4,000 IPv6 networks.

How To Install Cinnamon Desktop Environment In Ubuntu

Oracle Brings Bare Metal Exadata Performance to the Cloud

ServerWatch: The promise of using a bare-metal Exadata system is improved performance over simply using generic shared virtualized compute infrastructure.

Docker Updates Enterprise Edition with Secure Multi-Tenancy Support

eWEEK: After months of development with Docker Community Edition releases, Docker Enterprise Edition 17.06 is now generally available.

How To List The Dependencies Of A Package In Linux

ostechnix: Find or list the dependencies of a package in Linux.

How to explain microservices in plain English

EnterprisersProject: Tech leaders try to explain microservices succinctly and in simple terms.

Station X is Making Gorgeous Linux Computers

Station X, a new company based in the UK, is creating beautifully designed high-end Linux laptops and desktops.

How to install and use docker-compose to deploy containers in CentOS 7

Docker-compose is a command line tool to define and configure multi-container docker applications.

How To Install PIP to Manage Python Packages in Linux

Tecmint: Pip is a cross-platform package manager for installing and managing Python packages

Windows vs Ubuntu: A Look Before You Switch

 Datamation: If you're considering switching from Windows to Ubuntu, here are some factors to consider as you explore the Linux operating system.

Happy 20th Birthday, GNOME!

There have been 33 stable releases since the initial release of GNOME 1.0 in 1999