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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:31:35 GMT

Why Dell's gamble on Linux laptops has paid off
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:09:19 GMT

Best power user Linux distros in 2017: 5 reviewed and rated
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Note: Our power user Linux distros round-up has been fully updated. This feature was first published in May 2013. The Linux power user is a celebrated breed, and one that does not simply burst fully-formed from the earth. All newbies must toil long and ...

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:12:18 GMT

3 Security Features to Consider When Choosing a Linux Workstation
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In this new blog series, we'll lay out a set of baseline recommendations for Linux workstation security to help systems administrators avoid the most glaring security errors without introducing too much inconvenience. These are the same guidelines our ...

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:42:00 GMT

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Calamares 3.1 Distribution-Independent Linux Installer Officially Released
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The Calamares open-source universal installer framework for Linux-based operating systems has been updated recently to version 3.1, a major release the users of the KaOS GNU/Linux distribution can already enjoy if they download the latest ISO snapshot.

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:05:58 GMT

Linux Kernel 4.10 Gets Its First Point Release, It's Now Ready for Deployment
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Well, that didn't take long, and it looks like the recently released Linux 4.10 kernel series just got its first point release today, Linux kernel 4.10.1, marking the branch as stable and ready for deployment in stable OSes. Linux kernel 4.10.1 comes ...

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:00:04 GMT

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Bodhi Linux review
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This article was provided to TechRadar by Linux Format, the number one magazine to boost your knowledge on Linux, open source developments, distro releases and much more. Subscribe to the print or digital version of Linux Format here. Bodhi Linux is a ...

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:07:00 GMT

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Valve launches SteamVR support for Linux
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Valve has been giving Steam users Linux love since 2012, and it's not stopping with VR. The company just launched SteamVR for Linux, letting developers create Linux content for the HTC Vive VR headset, trackers and other hardware. The program is in ...
Full speed ahead for Linux gaming as Valve adds SteamVR supportTechRadar
Valve launches SteamVR support for Linux, opens the door for more SteamVR hardwarePCWorld
Valve Finally Brings SteamVR To Linux As A Developer ReleaseUploadVR
PC Gamer -Gamasutra -Digital Trends -GitHub
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:06:59 GMT

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Linux From Scratch 8.0 and Beyond LFS 8.0 Land with GCC 6.2, GNU Binutils 2.27
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Bruce Dubbs from the LFS (Linux From Scratch) and BLFS (Beyond Linux From Scratch) projects that allow experienced users to build their own Linux-based operating systems from scratch announced the release of Linux From Scratch 8.0 and Beyond LFS ...

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:13:34 GMT

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Eleven-year-old root flaw found and patched in the Linux kernel
PCWorld
Linux system administrators should be on the watch for kernel updates because they fix a local privilege escalation flaw that could lead to a full system compromise. The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2017-6074, is over 11 years old and was likely ...
Impact of New Linux Kernel DCCP Vulnerability LimitedThreatpost
Linux's decade-old flaw: Major distros move to patch serious kernel bugZDNet
Red Hat: 'use after free' vulnerability found in Linux kernel's DCCP protocol IPV6 implementationBetaNews
The Register -Lifehacker Australia -SecLists.Org
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:19:00 GMT

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Black Lab Linux Gets First Weekly ISOs, Adds Linux Kernel 4.8 from Ubuntu 16.10
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Earlier this week, we told you that Black Lab Software, the developers of the Ubuntu-based Black Lab Linux distribution, published the roadmap of the next Black Lab Linux releases. Black Lab Linux Weekly 252 is a 64-bit snapshot ISO image of the ...