Contrast Security’s Contrast Enterprise

The phrase with which Contrast Security describes the one-of-a-kind protection provided by the new Contrast Enterprise is "continuous application security". more>> … [Read More...]

illusive networks’ Deceptions Everywhere

illusive networks' bread and butter is its deception cybersecurity technology called Deceptions Everywhere whose approach is to neutralize targeted attacks and Advanced Persistent Threats by creating a deceptive layer across the entire network. … [Read More...]

Happy Birthday Linux

Linux turns 25 today. That's four years older than Linus was when he invented it. That means Linus has spent more of his life with Linux than he did without it. more>> … [Read More...]

How to


There's just something about the fresh start you get with a new job. Both my previous job and my new one began with the opportunity to build a new infrastructure from scratch. In both cases, as is common with startup infrastructure in its early … [Read More...]

Words from Letter Cubes

I got a great letter from a reader with a puzzle to solve, so let's dig in, shall we? Here's what he wrote: Love your column in Linux Journal. I've read it for years and learned a lot about shell scripting, but not quite enough to solve a puzzle … [Read More...]

Secure File Transfer

File transfer between Linux systems (and perhaps all POSIX systems in general) is in some ways a neglected subject. The arcane protocols in common use are far from secure, and the SSH replacements offer too much power and complexity. more>> … [Read More...]

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How a free mobile app fights Ebola and other global epidemics

The enormity and severity of the West African Ebola epidemic that began in 2014 is hard to fathom. The outbreak resulted in more than 11,000 deaths, and hundreds of thousands of people affected by loss. Providing adequate care for any medical … [Read More...]

Get Started Writing Web Apps with Node.js: Using the All Powerful NPM

In a previous article, I provided a quick introduction to Node.js and explained what it is, what it does, and how you can get started using it. I mentioned a few modules that can help you get things done, and they all -- pug, ejs, and express -- are … [Read More...]

Wine Staging 1.9.19 Implements CIF Reader, Active Setup Download Functionality

A new version of the Wine Staging software for running various Windows apps and games on your Linux box has been released, 1.9.19, with various new features and improvements. … [Read More...]


Canonical and BQ’s Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet

Canonical's broad vision for Ubuntu Linux is to offer a single, converged personal computing experience across devices. more>> … [Read More...]

What’s in the Box? Interrogate Your Linux Machine’s Hardware

I recently had a problem trying to install the NVIDIA driver for my machine. It seemed the latest driver had stopped supporting my graphics card, and after updating my kernel, I was out of a driver. The question, obviously, was "which card did I … [Read More...]

Purism Librem 13 Review

Will the keyboard click enough? Is it small enough? Is it free enough? Find out below. more>> … [Read More...]

Low Graphics Mode in Unity 7

Unity 7 has had a low graphics mode for a long time but recently we’ve been making it better. Improvements have been made to reduce the amount of visual effects that are seen while running in low graphics mode.  At a high level this includes things like: Reducing the amount of animation in … [Read More...]

Ubuntu OpenStack is available today on all IBM Servers

IBM and Canonical Expand Hybrid Cloud Alliance as Ubuntu OpenStack is available today on all IBM Servers Ubuntu OpenStack support included with Canonical’s Ubuntu Advantage enterprise-grade support offering. Ubuntu OpenStack is the only OpenStack offered by a commercial Linux distributor that … [Read More...]

Over-The-Air 13 has landed!

Our latest OTA-13 has landed and we’re excited to share the key updates below! General Features Copy/paste can now be carried out with legacy apps   Settings and indicators New notifications panel with per-app settings for sound, vibrate, message bubble Keyboard indicator The … [Read More...]

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Firefox 49 Released, This Is What’s New

Mozilla has released Firefox 49 for Windows, Mac and Linux. The latest update to the popular open-source web browser introduces a range of (always) welcome improvements. Among them, Firefox 49 ships with native support for the Widevine CDM on Linux. This enables you to watch Netflix (and other … [Read More...]

Our Poll Results Suggest Few People Use 32-Bit Ubuntu

92% of omgubuntu.co.uk readers say they use a 64-bit version of Ubuntu as their primary OS, with just 7% relying on an Ubuntu 32-bit install. This post, Our Poll Results Suggest Few People Use 32-Bit Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!. … [Read More...]

Flowblade 1.8 Released, Supports Keyboard Trimming, Clip Snapping

The open-source video editor Flowblade has a new release available for download.  Flowblade 1.8 arrives with a batch of key improvements, including the ability to trim clips using the arrow keys on your keyboard. This way of working, say the Flowblade team, feels “more convenient and precise … [Read More...]

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DebConf16 closes in Cape Town and DebConf17 dates announced

Today, Saturday 9 July 2016, the annual Debian Developers and Contributors Conference came to a close. With over 280 people attending from all over the world, and 113 hours of talks in 114 events, DebConf16 has been hailed as a success. … [Read More...]

Debian Edu / Skolelinux Jessie — a complete Linux solution for your school

Do you have to administrate a computer lab or a whole school network? Would you like to install servers, workstations and laptops which will then work together? Do you want the stability of Debian with network services already preconfigured? Do you wish to have a web-based tool to manage systems and … [Read More...]

Updated Debian 7: 7.11 released

The Debian project is pleased to announce the eleventh (and final) update of its oldstable distribution Debian 7 (codename wheezy). This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the oldstable release, along with a few adjustments for serious problems. Security advisories were already … [Read More...]



分久必合?Linux版 – 四海网

分久必合?Linux版四海网如果你需要使用到这些功能,建议暂时还是先用PPAPI版本的Flash Player,不过,需要说明的一点是,目前Fedora Linux还不支持该版本。 总的来说,Adobe对Linux平台重新支持,还是非常值得高兴的,毕竟对用户而言,获得更佳 ...and more » … [Read More...]

Fedora 24 Linux OS Gets New, Updated Lives ISOs with Latest Security Patches – Softpedia News

Softpedia NewsFedora 24 Linux OS Gets New, Updated Lives ISOs with Latest Security PatchesSoftpedia NewsWithout any further ado, you can download the Fedora 24 respin ISO images updated on July 20, 2016, from the link above, and remember to always keep your Fedora Linux installation up to date with … [Read More...]

How to perform a system upgrade with DNF – Opensource.com

Opensource.comHow to perform a system upgrade with DNFOpensource.comUpgrading any operating system to a new release version can be time-consuming and fraught with problems. In fact, the term "upgrade" may not even be applicable. Many times in the past it has been necessary for me to … [Read More...]


Shell Shock vulnerability, please update your Mandriva’s products

  At the end of september, the Shell Shock vulnerability was discovered and has raised a strong concern from all IT security services. Indeed, the flaw in the Unix bash shell exposes the majority of computers running Linux. To protect your assets from this threat, Mandriva’s technical … [Read More...]

Boost your IT assets with ITMS and Pulse on UCS

  Autumn has come and the wind is blowing on Mandriva’s prices. It’s time to take advantage of that! Incredible discounts on subscriptions for ITMS, the IT Management Station of QNAP NAS and for Pulse for Univention Corporate Server. Discover also the new version of ITMS and pulse … [Read More...]

Save the date: 24th of October, joint webcast with our partner Univention

Following the strategic partnership with Univention , in order to mark the release of Univention Corporate Server powered by Pulse, Mandriva and Univention decided to organize a series of informative webcasts with a Q&A session. Following the success of previous webcasts, Mandriva invites you … [Read More...]