Open Source Software Newswire

Open Source Software Newswire

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  1. 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) End of Life reached on July 28 2016Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ubuntu

    ... with millions of users in homes, schools, businesses and governments around the world. Ubuntu is Open Source software, costs nothing to download, and users are free to customise or alter their software in order to meet their needs. Originally posted ...


  2. How Docker Has Changed the DevOps Game | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Docker #ContainersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Linux

    ... While provisioning and configuration are best left to tools such as Chef, Puppet, and Ansible, one open source software that became the cornerstone of DevOps is Jenkins. Software build, packaging, and deployment play a crucial role in release ...


  3. .NET Core 1.0 and Cross-Platform DevelopmentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | DevX

    Microsoft recently announced the release of .NET Core 1.0, a truly cross-platform runtime and development environment. It is a significant milestone in Microsoft's commitment to fully open and platform-agnostic computing.


  4. Learning PerlRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | O'Reilly

    If you're just getting started with Perl, this is the book you want-whether you're a programmer, system administrator, or web hacker. Nicknamed "the Llama" by two generations of users, this bestseller closely follows the popular introductory Perl course taught by the authors since 1991.


  5. Google To Boost Android Security With New Linux Kernel Defense MechanismsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tom's Hardware

    Google seems to be taking Android security even more seriously than it has in the past, after researchers discovered the Stagefright vulnerabilities a year ago. The company has recently announced many new security improvements for Android 7.0 "Nougat" from the hardening of the media server library to more sanitized code and better integrity checking systems.


  6. Microsoft's free Windows 10 upgrade offer ends tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Tech Report

    When Windows 10 launched on July 29 of last year, Microsoft made the surprising move of offering the operating system as a free upgrade to most Windows 7 and 8 users. As of May, Windows 10 has been installed on over 300 million devices.


  7. Microsoft opens up Node.js to other JavaScript enginesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CIO

    Moving ahead with plans for its ChakraCore JavaScript engine, Microsoft is developing a standard interface to enable different virtual machines to access the Node.js server-side JavaScript platform. Now running on Linux and MacOS, ChakraCore is an alternative to the V8 engine underlying Node.js.


  8. Inspur InCloudRack Supports Intel(R) Rack Scale Design, Ready for Open Source DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Today, Intel announced the availability of its Rack Scale Design . The Intel Rack Scale Design is the first framework to use and to be based upon the Redfish industry standard from DMTF for modern and secure management of scalable platform hardware in the modern datacenter.


  9. Microsoft brings Edge JavaScript engine to Linux, Mac Os XRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Network World

    If you ever needed a sign that a new era has dawned at Microsoft, this is it: The company announced it is bringing ChakraCore to Linux and OS X. ChakraCore is the main element of the Chakra JavaScript engine used in both the Microsoft Edge browser and the company's Universal Windows Platform. So, the company whose not-invented-here mentality was so iron-clad in the 1990s is now developing a JavaScript browser and app engine for its two competitor desktop operating systems.


  10. Oracle buys NetSuite, but says will respect autonomyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    Oracle has agreed to buy NetSuite, the cloud applications company in which Larry Ellison has a stake. The acquired company will retain autonomy says Oracle Oracle has agreed to buy NetSuite , the cloud applications company that Oracle founder Larry Ellison has a significant stake in.


  11. Explore the Transformation of Enterprise Technology and Earn CEUs at CompTIA ChannelCon Track4TechsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Track4Techs is a ChannelCon-exclusive program created specifically for the IT pro community to keep them informed about the innovations and trends that will impact their careers. The program is available to attendees at the live conference Now in its third year, Track4Techs has proven to be among the most popular and highly-rated sessions at ChannelCon, according to , senior vice president, events and education.


  12. Blackmagic releases Fusion 8.2 for LinuxRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Post Magazine

    Blackmagic Design has released Fusion visual effects software for the Linux platform. The new Linux version of Fusion and Fusion Studio means visual effects artists can select their preferred computing platform, as Fusion is now available on Mac OS X, Windows and Linux.


  13. Parrot Security OS : A Debian Based Distro for Penetration Testing, Hacking and AnonymityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Linux Today

    Parrot Security operating system is a Debian-based Linux distribution built by Frozenbox Network for cloud oriented penetration testing.


  14. Get ready to use your fingerprints to make bank withdrawalsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... I also wrote about other areas of open collaboration, such as open data, open research, and of course, open source software. Over time, there were more and more stories about open source worth writing, as well as pieces on the sometimes tricky ...


  15. Global Open Source Software Industry 2016 Eminent Market Features,...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SBWire

    Primary and secondary sources, as well as internal and external factors, are considered by the stakeholders to study the global Open Source Software market. With reliable sources, it is easier for the stakeholders to study any market by focusing on the current scenario of the market, its growth opportunities, and leading players, various areas of development, various geographical regions, and innovations.


  16. [TORRENT] Ubuntu Mate 16.10 alpha2 desktop powerpcRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | LinuxTracker

    Ubuntu MATE is a desktop Linux distribution which aims to bring the simplicity and elegance of the Ubuntu operating system through a classic, traditional desktop environment - the MATE desktop. MATE is the continuation of the GNOME 2 desktop environment which was used as Ubuntu's default desktop until 10.10 .


  17. gandi.cli 0.19Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Python

    * `$ gandi domain` to buy and manage your domain names * `$ gandi paas` to create and deploy your web applications * `$ gandi vm` to spin up and upgrade your virtual machines * `$ gandi certificate` to manage your ssl certificates * `$ gandi` to list all available commands * [Detailed examples] * [All commands] ## Table of contents * [Requirements] * [Installation] * [Getting started] * [Use cases] * [Registering a Domain Name] * [Creating a Virtual Machine] * [Deploying a Web Application with Simple Hosting] * [Creating a SSL Certificate] * [Adding a Web Application vhost with SSL] * [Creating a Private VLAN] * [Advanced Usage] * [All Commands] * [Build manpage] * [Configuration] * [Contributing] * [Code status] * [License] ## Requirements * A compatible operating system * Python 2.6/2.7/3.2/3.3/3.4/3.5 * openssl * openssh * git Recommended tools * [pip] * [virtualenv] * docker ## ... (more)


  18. Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) Reached End of Life, Upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTSRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Linux Today

    Ubuntu 15.10 is not an LTS release, which means that it has a short life support cycle of only 9 months. The OS was officially announced on October 22, 2015, and was dubbed Wily Werewolf by Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth.


  19. Security: The Plusses and Minuses of Open Source SoftwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Light Reading

    The most publicized sides of the open source and security argument -- more security risk due to the openness/less security risk because of the extra eyes on the code -- are not the main security issues to worry about when it comes to open source. Distribution can be vulnerable to malicious code; patches can also introduce vulnerabilities; tracking bugs in the code makes bugs more visible; and some developer teams are better than others.


  20. How to donate CPU/GPU resources to science with BoincRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | HowtoForge

    Altruism is one thing that I'd like to believe characterizes all Linux users out there. This trait can be manifested in a lot of different ways, but when we're talking about computers, the most characteristic and practical way is donating computational resources for a good cause.