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Not Even Samsung Wants to Abandon Galaxy S8 and Note 8

Not Even Samsung Wants to Abandon Galaxy S8 and Note 8

January 25, 2020 at 7:19 am 0 comments

Samsung Galaxy S8 is a device that can totally run the new Android 10, but as per the South Korean company’s update policy, this model shouldn’t receive the latest OS version. In fact, Samsung has already confirmed on several occasions that it won’t ship Android 10 to Galaxy S8 andRead More

Xiaomi’s Latest $28 Wireless Earbuds Are So Playful You’ll Want Them Right Now

Xiaomi’s Latest $28 Wireless Earbuds Are So Playful You’ll Want Them Right Now

January 25, 2020 at 7:06 am 0 comments

The wireless earbuds market keeps growing with more and more models, and pretty much every large tech company has already launched or is currently working on such a product. Xiaomi obviously couldn’t stay away from this continuously-expanding industry, and after launching several wireless earbuds models to tackle multiple price points,Read More

New Leak Reveals Upcoming iPhone 9 Colors

New Leak Reveals Upcoming iPhone 9 Colors

January 25, 2020 at 6:56 am 0 comments

Apple is expected to unveil a new low-cost iPhone in the spring, and according to a new report, this device could be called iPhone 9. Based on iPhone 8, the iPhone 9 could essentially be a second-generation iPhone SE that Apple would position as a more affordable alternative to itsRead More

Don’t Fall for This FedEx Text Message Scam

Don’t Fall for This FedEx Text Message Scam

January 25, 2020 at 6:45 am 0 comments

Security experts warn of a new text message phishing scam that attempts to direct users to a malicious website where they’re prompted to provide their personal information. The text message, which claims to be sent by FedEx, includes a fake tracking code for a package whose delivery settings haven’t beenRead More

TriggerMesh Aims to Orchestrate Serverless Computing on Kubernetes

TriggerMesh Aims to Orchestrate Serverless Computing on Kubernetes

January 24, 2020 at 8:14 pm 0 comments

TriggerMesh has raised $3 million in additional funding to advance the integration of Kubernetes clusters with serverless computing frameworks. In addition, the company announced it has made available open source integrations between its namesake orchestration for serverless computing frameworks and IBM MQ event sources, VMwareRead More

FSF Wants Microsoft To Open Source Windows 7

FSF Wants Microsoft To Open Source Windows 7

January 24, 2020 at 8:03 pm 0 comments

More than 10 years on from its campaign to persuade users to dump Windows 7 for a non-proprietary alternative, the Free Software Foundation (FSF) has kicked off a petition to urge Microsoft to open-source the recently snuffed software. On the face of it, the logic seems pretty simple. On 14Read More

Librem 5 phone hands-on—Open source phone shows the cost of being different

Librem 5 phone hands-on—Open source phone shows the cost of being different

January 24, 2020 at 7:51 pm 0 comments

Big companies like Samsung and Apple have enough money, control, and connections to move the supply chain in whatever direction they want. In terms of smaller companies, though, there is a single one trying to blaze its own path: Purism, the maker of open sourceRead More

A Brief History of Open Source Software (part 1)

A Brief History of Open Source Software (part 1)

January 24, 2020 at 7:39 pm 0 comments

Everybody uses open source software (OSS) today. Millions of people contribute to the code itself. Indeed, a substantial percentage of the users and creators of OSS today are young enough to have never known a world that didn’t rely on OSS. In other words, it’sRead More

EaseUS Video Editor 1.5.6.9 Free Download

EaseUS Video Editor 1.5.6.9 Free Download

January 24, 2020 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

EaseUS Video Editor is available as a free download from our software library. This is Pro-level video editor software for beginners and pros. Create Incredible Video Effects Like Never Before. Whether you’re a weekend GoPro shooter or a full-time vlogger, you need powerful yet easy video editor software to makeRead More

High-Logic FontCreator 12.0.0.2555 Professional [Latest]

High-Logic FontCreator 12.0.0.2555 Professional [Latest]

January 24, 2020 at 4:21 pm 0 comments

High-Logic FontCreator 12 Professional Edition provides you with the tools to create and customize fonts for your webdesign projects or day-to-day needs. The editor lets you easily select and modify the entire character set of any TrueType font and fonts based on OpenType font technology. In the Professional Edition, fontRead More

How to Install Wekan Kanban with Nginx and Let’s Encrypt SSL on Debian 10

How to Install Wekan Kanban with Nginx and Let’s Encrypt SSL on Debian 10

January 24, 2020 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Wekan is a free and open-source Kanban Board built with the Meteor JavaScript framework and is distributed under the MIT license. It is very similar to Workflowy and Trello that helps you to manage day-to-day tasks, prepare todo lists, managing other people, etc. It comes with a fully responsive webRead More

Facebook Will Add Facial Recognition to Messenger App

Facebook Will Add Facial Recognition to Messenger App

January 24, 2020 at 8:32 am 0 comments

Facebook is believed to be working on adding facial recognition to the Messenger app, essentially providing users with a new protection layer when they want to prevent unauthorized access to their conversations. An early version of the feature was spotted by developer Jane Manchun Wong in Facebook’s Messenger app, andRead More

Android Malware Removes Bloatware Apps for Its Own Good

Android Malware Removes Bloatware Apps for Its Own Good

January 24, 2020 at 7:59 am 0 comments

An Android trojan first spotted in 2015 has returned five years later with updated capabilities, including a mechanism to uninstall pre-loaded apps to make room for its own malicious purposes. The Android.Xiny trojan is specifically aimed at devices running older Android – an analysis conducted by Dr. Web reveals thatRead More

US Government Planning New Sanctions Against Chinese Tech Giant Huawei

US Government Planning New Sanctions Against Chinese Tech Giant Huawei

January 24, 2020 at 7:41 am 0 comments

The United States is planning a new series of sanctions against Chinese tech giant Huawei, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recently announced. According to an interview that he offered to Bloomberg, the government is currently working on an updated set of restrictions for Huawei in an attempt to prevent even moreRead More

Skype Translator Now Supports 7 Languages

Skype Translator Now Supports 7 Languages

January 24, 2020 at 7:11 am 0 comments

Microsoft promised that Skype would soon deliver a real time translation service. Now it has. The downside? It’s only available in Windows, for now anyway. Yes, that’s right. Skype Translator has been officially released to the public.  Users of Skype on Windows can now hold voice-to-voice conversations with another personRead More

Canonical Kills Off Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)

Canonical Kills Off Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)

January 24, 2020 at 6:47 am 0 comments

Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo) has officially reached the end of support on January 23, 2020, approximately 9 months after its public launch. Users are obviously recommended to upgrade to Ubuntu 19.10 to benefit from bug fixes and security updates going forward.  As we told you earlier this month, Ubuntu installationsRead More

Secure Apache with Lets Encrypt SSL Certificate on CentOS 8

Secure Apache with Lets Encrypt SSL Certificate on CentOS 8

January 24, 2020 at 6:38 am 0 comments

Securing your web server is always one of the key factors that you should consider before going live with your website. A security certificate is critical for securing traffic sent from web browsers to web servers and in so doing, it’ll inspire users to exchange data with your website inRead More

How to Install Seafile to Sync and Share Files on CentOS 8

How to Install Seafile to Sync and Share Files on CentOS 8

January 24, 2020 at 6:18 am 0 comments

Seafile is an open-source, high-performance, secure and enterprise-ready file synchronization and sharing solution built using Python. It features simple data organization using libraries, fast, reliable and efficient synchronization between devices. It comes with built-in encryption where a library is encrypted by a password chosen by you and files are encryptedRead More

This Windows Update Version for Windows 10 Makes More Sense than Microsoft’s

This Windows Update Version for Windows 10 Makes More Sense than Microsoft’s

January 24, 2020 at 5:32 am 0 comments

Microsoft has further polished the Windows Update section of the Settings app in the latest few Windows 10 releases, but this doesn’t necessarily mean that all features requested by users have also been added. And a concept published online recently shows just how big is the difference between Microsoft’s ownRead More

New Linux System Call Proposed To Let User-Space Pin Themselves To Specific CPU Cores

New Linux System Call Proposed To Let User-Space Pin Themselves To Specific CPU Cores

January 24, 2020 at 5:23 am 0 comments

A “pin_on_cpu” system call has been proposed for the Linux kernel as a new means of letting user-space threads pin themselves to specific CPU cores. User-space processes requesting to be run on specific CPU cores can already e done by the likes of Linux’s sched_setaffinityRead More

Nextcloud Hub takes on Google Docs and Office 365

Nextcloud Hub takes on Google Docs and Office 365

January 24, 2020 at 5:02 am 0 comments

For years, Nextcloud has set the standard for run-your-own Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) private clouds. Now with the open-source Nextcloud Hub, it’s taking on Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) office programs such as Google Docs and Office 365. Nextcloud has long offered Collabora Online Office, a SaaS version of the open-source LibreOfficeRead More

9 favorite open source tools for Node.js developers

9 favorite open source tools for Node.js developers

January 24, 2020 at 4:47 am 0 comments

Node.js is a cross-platform, open source runtime environment for executing JavaScript code outside of the browser. It is also a preferred runtime environment built on Chrome’s JavaScript runtime and is mainly used for building fast, scalable, and efficient network applications. For 49% of all developers,Read More

Wine 5.0 Officially Released with Multi-Monitor and Vulkan 1.1 Support, More

Wine 5.0 Officially Released with Multi-Monitor and Vulkan 1.1 Support, More

January 24, 2020 at 4:28 am 0 comments

Big news today for Linux gamers and ex-Windows users as the final release of the Wine 5.0 software is now officially available for download with numerous new features and improvements. After being in development for more than one year, Wine 5.0 is finally here withRead More

Red Hat Extends Runtimes Middleware Portfolio

Red Hat Extends Runtimes Middleware Portfolio

January 24, 2020 at 4:14 am 0 comments

Red Hat has made available the latest instance of Red Hat Runtimes, a suite of lightweight open source components and frameworks that makes it easier to discover the middleware most appropriate for building a specific type of application. James Falkner, product marketing director for RuntimesRead More

Intel and Softbank Beware. Open Source Is Coming to the Chip Business

Intel and Softbank Beware. Open Source Is Coming to the Chip Business

January 24, 2020 at 3:59 am 0 comments

After revolutionizing software, the open-source movement is threatening to do same to the chip industry. Big technology companies have begun dabbling with RISC-V, which replaces proprietary know-how in a key part of the chip design process with a free standard that anyone can use. WhileRead More

Octarine Adds 2 Open Source Projects to Secure Kubernetes

Octarine Adds 2 Open Source Projects to Secure Kubernetes

January 24, 2020 at 3:44 am 0 comments

Octarine announced today it has launched two open source projects intended to enhance Kubernetes security. The first project is kube-scan, a workload and assessment tool that scans Kubernetes configurations and settings to identify and rank potential vulnerabilities in applications in minutes. The second project isRead More