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How to Install Plex Media Server on CentOS 8

How to Install Plex Media Server on CentOS 8

January 20, 2020 at 7:48 pm 0 comments

Plex is a free, open-source and full-featured media server that allows you to stream your photos, video and audio files on your PC, tablet, phone from anywhere around the world. Plex supports most operating systems including, Linux, Windows, Mac, and FreeBSD. Plex also supports several plugins that allow you toRead More

automatic – Install Security Updates Automatically in CentOS 8

automatic – Install Security Updates Automatically in CentOS 8

January 18, 2020 at 6:31 am 0 comments

Security updates play a crucial role in safeguarding your Linux system against cyber-attacks and breaches which can have a devastating effect on your critical files, databases and other resources on your system. You can manually apply security patches on your CentOS 8 system, but it is much easier as aRead More

Top NLP Open Source Projects For Developers In 2020

Top NLP Open Source Projects For Developers In 2020

January 17, 2020 at 10:16 pm 0 comments

The year 2019 was an excellent year for the developers, as almost all industry leaders open-sourced their machine learning tool kits. Open-sourcing not only help the users but also helps the tool itself as developers can contribute and add customisations that serve few complex applications.Read More

Finance goes agile as open source checks the security box

Finance goes agile as open source checks the security box

January 17, 2020 at 10:02 pm 0 comments

It wasn’t long ago that mixing financial data and open-source software seemed like the recipe for a security disaster. But yesterday’s problems bring today’s solutions. New DevSecOps tools, such as those offered by DevOps platform GitLab, are embedding security in the workflow. Meaning that evenRead More

Facebook Releases Open Source Speech Recognition Platform

Facebook Releases Open Source Speech Recognition Platform

January 17, 2020 at 9:39 pm 0 comments

Facebook has announced that it will be making its wav2letter@anywhere online speech recognition framework more readily available as an open source platform. The framework was developed by Facebook AI Research (FAIR), which claims that it has created the fastest open source automatic speech recognition (ASR)Read More

Google is Reportedly Working to Bring Steam Support to Chromebooks

Google is Reportedly Working to Bring Steam Support to Chromebooks

January 17, 2020 at 9:25 pm 0 comments

It would appear that Google is working to bring official Steam support to its Linux-based Chrome OS operating system for supported Chromebook devices. According to a report from the Android Police website, Kan Liu, director of product management for Google’sChrome OS, revealed the fact that Steam support could be enabledRead More

Microsoft opens up Rust-inspired Project Verona programming language on GitHub

Microsoft opens up Rust-inspired Project Verona programming language on GitHub

January 17, 2020 at 9:08 pm 0 comments

Microsoft recently created a stir after revealing it was taking some ideas from the popular Rust programming language to create a new language for ‘safe infrastructure programming’ under the banner Project Verona. Matthew Parkinson, a Microsoft researcher from the Cambridge Computer Lab in the UK,Read More

Meet Zorin Grid: A Slick Linux Desktop Management Tool For Schools And Businesses

Meet Zorin Grid: A Slick Linux Desktop Management Tool For Schools And Businesses

January 17, 2020 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

If you’re a decision maker for a business, school or organization that’s been tempted to migrate your PCs to Linux now that free support has ended for Windows 7, you’ve probably identified some pain points. Desktop Linux distributions like Zorin OS are fast, secure andRead More

PinePhone Braveheart Linux smartphone begins shipping January 17th

PinePhone Braveheart Linux smartphone begins shipping January 17th

January 17, 2020 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

The PinePhone is an inexpensive smartphone designed to run Linux-based operating systems. Developed by the folks at Pine64, the $150 smartphone was first announced about a year ago — and this week the first units will ship. Pine64 says it will begin shipping the PinePhoneRead More

There Is Finally Open-Source Accelerated NVIDIA Turing Graphics Support

There Is Finally Open-Source Accelerated NVIDIA Turing Graphics Support

January 17, 2020 at 7:54 pm 0 comments

Here is another big feature coming for Linux 5.6: the Nouveau driver will have initial accelerated support for NVIDIA “Turing” GPUs! This is coming at long-last with NVIDIA set to release publicly the Turing firmware images needed for hardware initialization. As of writing, NVIDIA hasn’tRead More

How to Install OpenLiteSpeed HTTP Server with PHP on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

How to Install OpenLiteSpeed HTTP Server with PHP on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

January 17, 2020 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

OpenLiteSpeed is an open-source HTTP server developed by LiteSpeed Technologies. It is a high-performance and lightweight HTTP server with a web-based GUI for administration. OpenLiteSpeed can handle more than a hundred thousand concurrent connections with low resource consumption (CPU and RAM) and supports many operating systems such as Linux, MacRead More

cron – Install Security Updates Automatically in CentOS 7

cron – Install Security Updates Automatically in CentOS 7

January 17, 2020 at 6:43 am 0 comments

In a world of emerging and ever-evolving cyber threats and breaches, applying security updates will go a long way in safeguarding your system against potential threats. And what a joy it would be if the application of these updates is done automatically without your intervention! This means that you wouldRead More

11 Best Web Browsers I Discovered for Linux in 2020

11 Best Web Browsers I Discovered for Linux in 2020

January 17, 2020 at 6:25 am 0 comments

Web Browser is a software that provides an interface to surf the web. With an introduction in around 1991, there development and advancement have advanced many folds till the current stage which we see today. Earlier there used to be mostly text-based sites with few having images and graphical content,Read More

16 Open Source Cloud Storage Software for Linux in 2020

16 Open Source Cloud Storage Software for Linux in 2020

January 17, 2020 at 6:12 am 0 comments

The cloud by the name indicates something which is very huge and present over a large area. Going by the name, in a technical field, Cloud is something that is virtual and provides services to end-users in the form of storage, hosting of apps or virtualizing any physical space. Nowadays,Read More

How to Install DokuWiki with Nginx and Let’s encrypt SSL on Debian 10

How to Install DokuWiki with Nginx and Let’s encrypt SSL on Debian 10

January 16, 2020 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

DokuWiki is a simple to use and highly versatile Open Source wiki software that doesn’t require a database. It is loved by users for its clean and readable syntax. The ease of maintenance, backup, and integration makes it an administrator’s favorite. Built-in access controls and authentication connectors make DokuWiki especiallyRead More

Wind River acquires Star Lab to improve its Linux security

Wind River acquires Star Lab to improve its Linux security

January 15, 2020 at 9:29 pm 0 comments

Once upon a time Wind River was best known as a leading embedded operating system (VxWorks) and Linux (Wind River Linux) company. It still is. But things have changed. Now its customers want their devices to work in the world of the Internet of ThingsRead More

Microsoft and IBM: Here’s why we back Google in Oracle Java API copyright case

Microsoft and IBM: Here’s why we back Google in Oracle Java API copyright case

January 15, 2020 at 9:12 pm 0 comments

IBM, Microsoft and other tech companies have filed court documents in support of Google ahead of the Supreme Court of the US hearing over whether copyright applies to software application programming interfaces. The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear the Google vs Oracle case inRead More

Top Open Source Machine Learning Tools

Top Open Source Machine Learning Tools

January 15, 2020 at 8:56 pm 0 comments

Google, Facebook, IBM, Microsoft and other tech giants including renowned developers have already taken a nimble step towards the Machine learning and Artificial intelligence to make the dream of human beings of creating a highly intelligent machine. And to armed others to partake in this journey of building a consciousRead More

Linux Developers Start Poaching Microsoft Users After Windows 7 End of Support

Linux Developers Start Poaching Microsoft Users After Windows 7 End of Support

January 15, 2020 at 8:44 pm 0 comments

Windows 7 has officially reached the end of support, so users running it have three options to choose from: stick with Windows 7 and face the obvious security risks, upgrade to newer Windows, or migrate to a non-Windows platform. As far as the last optionRead More

A New Desktop Theme Is Coming For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

A New Desktop Theme Is Coming For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

January 15, 2020 at 8:30 pm 0 comments

With Ubuntu 20.04 to see installation on many desktops (and servers) given its Long-Term Support status, Canonical and the Yaru community team have begun working on a successor to the Yaru theme for this Linux distribution release due out in April. Yaru has been theRead More

How to Setup FEMP Stack (FreeBSD, Nginx, MySQL 8 and PHP 7.4) on FreeBSD 12

How to Setup FEMP Stack (FreeBSD, Nginx, MySQL 8 and PHP 7.4) on FreeBSD 12

January 15, 2020 at 1:28 pm 0 comments

A FEMP stack, which is akin to a LEMP stack on Linux, is a collection of open-source software that is typically installed together to enable a FreeBSD server to host dynamic websites and web applications. FEMP is an acronym that stands for FreeBSD (operating system), Nginx (HTTP server pronounced Engine-x),Read More

How to Install a Kubernetes Cluster on CentOS 7

How to Install a Kubernetes Cluster on CentOS 7

January 15, 2020 at 5:39 am 0 comments

Donated by Google to the Opensource community, Kubernetes has now become the container management tool of choice. It can manage and orchestrate not just docker runtimes but also Containers and Rkt runtimes. A typical Kubernetes cluster would generally have a master node and several worker-nodes or Minions. The worker-nodes areRead More

4 Useful Tools to Monitor CPU and GPU Temperature in Ubuntu

4 Useful Tools to Monitor CPU and GPU Temperature in Ubuntu

January 15, 2020 at 5:27 am 0 comments

The CPU or GPU temperature depends entirely on the usage of running programs or applications. Sensitive computer components such as CPUs have a finite lifespan and running them at a temperature that exceeds a certain limit (or at higher temperatures generally) can shorten it. Besides, it can also cause thermalRead More

Meet Reachy, an expressive, open-source humanoid system

Meet Reachy, an expressive, open-source humanoid system

January 14, 2020 at 3:04 pm 0 comments

This is Reachy, a very expressive and open-source robot developed by the French company Pollen Robotics. The robot was presented during CES this year. Obviously, among the pros of the robot, the fact that it is based on an open-source platform capable of learning more and more. At the moment,Read More

Google gives $1 million to UVM to advance open source research

Google gives $1 million to UVM to advance open source research

January 14, 2020 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

The Google Open Source Programs Office, a division of Google that manages Google’s use and release of open source software and promotes open source programming, has provided the University of Vermont (UVM) Complex Systems Center a $1 million unrestricted gift to support open source research.Read More

Fedora 32 Greenlit For Enabling FSTRIM Support By Default

Fedora 32 Greenlit For Enabling FSTRIM Support By Default

January 14, 2020 at 2:31 pm 0 comments

Back in December was the proposal to finally enable FSTRIM by default for Fedora 32 in benefiting solid-state storage. Today the formal approval was given by the Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee to go ahead with this long overdue change. The change is to enableRead More