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DISRUPT 2020: IGEL’s Linux OS Is An Azure Windows Virtual Desktop ‘Game Changer’

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/disrupt-2020-igel-s-linux-os-is-an-azure-windows-virtual-desktop-game-changer-

6 hrs ago

by Steven Burke This is the start of the desktop in the cloud computing revolution, says IGEL Co-CEO Jed Ayres. Its the cloud equivalent of when Bill Gates said he wanted a PC on every desk and in every home. We want to put those billions of desktops into the cloud with the IGEL OS and WVD.

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Converseen is an open source batch image processor for Windows and Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/24/converseen-is-an-open-source-batch-image-processor-for-windows-and-linux/

20 hrs ago

Batch tools are efficient time-savers when you need to manipulate more than one or two images provided that the intended operations are identical. Converseen is an open source image processor that's available […]

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Server-side Swift's slow support story sours some: Apple lang tailored for mobile CPUs, lacking in Linux world

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/21/serverside_swifts_slow_support/

2 days ago

Analysis Look what you made me

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Shotcut is an open source video editor for Windows, Linux, and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/20/shotcut-is-an-open-source-video-editor-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

5 days ago

Last month, we talked about SimpleVideoCutter. This time, we'll be looking at a more advanced video editor called Shotcut. Shotcut is an open source video editor for the Windows, Linux, and macOS […]

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Microsoft Previews Microsoft Teams for Linux

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/11/microsoft-teams-for-linux-preview.aspx

6 days ago

Microsoft on Tuesday announced a "limited preview" release of Microsoft Teams for certain Linux desktop operating systems. 12/11/2019

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It's a no to ZFS in the Linux kernel from me, says Torvalds, points finger of blame at Oracle licensing

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/13/zfs_linux/

2 weeks ago

What's that coming over the hill? Is it a lawyer? It's Larry's lawyers

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Linux in 2020: 27.8 million lines of code in the kernel, 1.3 million in systemd

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/06/linux_2020_kernel_systemd_code/

3 weeks ago

Systemd? It's the proper technical solution, says kernel maintainer

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Long-term Linux Mint: 19.3 release unchains the Gimp, adds HiDPI, is kind to your older, less-beefy kit

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/06/linux_mint_19_3/

3 weeks ago

Hands on We run through updates to popular lightweight open-source distro

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Linux in 2020: 27.8 million lines of code in the kernel, 1.3 million in whole system

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/06/linux_2020_278_million_lines_of_code_in_the_kernel_13_million_in_systemd/

3 weeks ago

Systemd? It's the proper technical solution, says kernel maintainer

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EA boots Linux gamers out of multiplayer Battlefield V, Penguinistas respond by demanding crippling boycott

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/06/linux_ea_boycott/

3 weeks ago

We're not sure if Electronic Arts has even noticed

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Why 2019 was the year of Linux and open-source software

https://www.zdnet.com/video/linux-and-open-source-rules-2019s-five-biggest-stories-show-why/

3 weeks ago

These five stories show why the future of technology belongs to Linux and open-source software.

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Linux and open-source rules: 2019's five biggest stories show why

https://www.zdnet.com/article/2019s-five-biggest-linux-and-open-source-stories/

4 weeks ago

This was the year when, once and for all, it became clear that the future of technology belongs to Linux and open-source software.

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Linux Mint 19.3 has been released

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/18/linux-mint-19-3-has-been-released/

a month ago

Linux Mint 19.3 has been released. The update of the popular Linux distribution is available in the flavors Xfce, Mate and Cinnamon as usually. The new version of the Linux distribution is […]

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Microsoft Previews Microsoft Teams for Linux

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/11/microsoft-teams-for-linux-preview.aspx

a month ago

Microsoft on Tuesday announced a "limited preview" release of Microsoft Teams for certain Linux desktop operating systems. 12/11/2019

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Managing the Linux kernel at AWS: 'A large team of security experts' dealing with fallout from Spectre, Meltdown flaws

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/linux_kernel_aws/

2 months ago

OS director on staying safe and advantages of Amazon's Nitro hypervisor

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Google is bringing a Tab Strip to Chrome for Windows and Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/09/google-is-bringing-a-tab-strip-to-chrome-for-windows-and-linux/

2 months ago

If you have used the Microsoft Edge web browser, classic or new, you may have stumbled upon the browser's Tab Strip feature. Just click on the arrow icon on the tab bar […]

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Tricky VPN-busting bug lurks in iOS, Android, Linux distros, macOS, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, say university eggheads

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/06/vpnbusting_bug_spotted/

2 months ago

OpenVPN, WireGuard, IKEv2/IPSec also vulnerable to tampering flaw, we're told

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Still in preview, but look! You can now develop Azure Sphere apps in Linux – if you dare

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/06/azure_sphere_19_11/

2 months ago

19.11 brings penguin support and a Visual Studio Code extension

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Canonical now offers AWS optimized Ubuntu Linux

https://www.zdnet.com/article/canonical-now-offers-aws-optimized-ubuntu-linux/

2 months ago

Canonical has brought premium Ubuntu Pro Linux images to Amazon Web Services, which come with extended maintenance, broader security coverage, and critical compliance features.

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Latest Kali Linux features an Undercover Windows 10 theme

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/04/latest-kali-linux-features-an-undercover-windows-10-theme/

2 months ago

The latest version of the Linux distribution Kali Linux features a new "Undercover" theme that turns the interface into one that resembles Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. Kali Linux is a security-focused […]

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