Linux

Databricks introduces MLflow Model Registry, brings Delta Lake to Linux Foundation

https://www.zdnet.com/article/databricks-introduces-mlflow-model-registry-brings-delta-lake-to-linux-foundation/

4 days ago

The company founded by the creators of Apache Spark is working to elevate its newest innovations to open source standards.

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Conky is a highly customizable system monitor for Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/11/conky-is-a-highly-customizable-system-monitor-for-linux/

a week ago

A couple of months ago, we introduced you to a Windows program called Sidebar Diagnostics; this time, we are going to take a look at a similar program for Linux. Conky must […]

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OBS Studio is an open source video recorder and streaming app for Windows, Linux and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/10/obs-studio-open-source-video-recorder-and-streaming-app-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

a week ago

OBS Studio aka Open Broadcaster Software Studio is very popular among YouTube users. You can use it to broadcast gameplay streams live or use it to record videos (which you may then […]

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Celluloid is a really good mpv frontend for Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/09/celluloid-is-a-really-good-mpv-frontend-for-linux/

a week ago

If you are a Linux user who wants a front-end for the popular MPV video player, Celluloid may be your best bet. I installed the application via flatpak but you can find […]

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Newsboat is a command line based RSS feed reader for Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/03/newsboat-is-a-command-line-based-rss-feed-reader-for-linux/

2 weeks ago

Once upon a time, there used to be a Command line based RSS feed reader called Newsbeuter, but, like many a good program it too was abandoned. Fortunately, another developer forked the […]

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File Commander is an open source file manager for Windows, Linux and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/02/file-commander-is-an-open-source-file-manager-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

2 weeks ago

We have seen some retro-like file managers in the past. Let's take a look at File Commander, another file management tool. Its interface may look familiar if you have used Total Commander […]

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SimpleScreenRecorder is a user friendly video capturing app for Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/28/simplescreenrecorder-is-a-user-friendly-video-capturing-app-for-linux/

3 weeks ago

Video recording tools can be complex for many users. Besides requiring users to configure plenty of options, they often make use of technical terms such as bitrate, fps, codecs, sample rate and […]

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New CentOS Linux distro sips updates from RHEL codebase like an ever-flowing Stream

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/25/centos_stream_linux_distro_release/

3 weeks ago

Want a peek at what's coming in Red Hat? Step this way

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ActivityWatch is an open source personal activity tracker for Windows, Linux and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/26/activitywatch-open-source-personal-activity-tracker-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

3 weeks ago

How much time do you typically spend on your computer? Which applications or websites do you use or visit the most? You can find out the answers to all these questions with […]

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Linux Foundation exec believes edge computing will be more important than cloud computing

https://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-foundation-executive-believes-edge-computing-will-be-more-important-than-cloud-computing/

4 weeks ago

According to Arpit Joshipura, The Linux Foundation's general manager of networking, edge computing will overtake cloud computing by 2025.

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Meld is an excellent file and folder comparison tool for Windows and Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/18/meld-is-an-excellent-file-and-folder-comparison-tool-for-windows-and-linux/

4 weeks ago

Ever had two sets of the same files and folders and couldn't decide which one to retain? It may take a long time to actually open each to verify the one that's […]

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Lifeograph is an encrypted journal application for Windows, Linux and Android

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/17/lifeograph-open-source-journal-windows-linux-and-android/

a month ago

Keeping a journal is a nice way to reflect upon oneself. It can help you become a better person, nurture good habits, can be used for research, making budgets, make health related […]

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Linux 5.3 kernel bundles new, cuddlier, swear-free Torvalds with AMD Radeon Navi graphics support

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/16/linux_5_3_kernel_arrives/

a month ago

Guv'nor explains regression again, without the expletives

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Larry Ellison tiers Amazon a new one: Oracle cloud gets 'always' free offer, plus something about Linux

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/17/oracle_cloud_free_tier/

a month ago

OpenWorld El Reg decodes Big Red's big announcements from today

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Oracle announces Oracle Autonomous Linux

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-announces-oracle-autonomous-linux/

a month ago

Billed as the world's first autonomous operating system, Oracle Autonomous Linux provisions itself, scales itself, tunes itself and patches itself while running.

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Feh is a light-weight command-line image viewer for Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/16/feh-is-a-light-weight-command-line-image-viewer-for-linux/

a month ago

The default image viewer in most Linux distros is a fine option for many users, but if you want a distraction free alternative, Feh is a good option. Feh's interface is as […]

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All three of the Insiders on Arm64 can now muck about with Windows Subsystem for Linux 2

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/12/arm64_wsl2/

a month ago

New shiny for Fast Ringers. Oh, and Cortana

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Draw.io is a free Flowchart and diagram creation software for Windows, Linux, macOS and your browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/07/draw-io-free-flowchart-creation-software-windows-linux-macos/

a month ago

Flowcharts are incredibly useful diagrams to explain process flows. Remember the phishing flow chart that Martin created in 2011? Or the flowchart about flowcharts? If you took a computer science class in […]

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Audacious is an open source music player for Windows and Linux that supports Winamp skins

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/31/audacious-is-an-open-source-music-player-for-windows-and-linux/

2 months ago

Once upon a time, the world of Windows music players was ruled by Winamp. It was resurrected a few months ago and works quite well even though it has not received much […]

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