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Contributing to OSS

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Many individuals may want to contribute to Linux or some open-source software project. However, many people may not be sure where to start or how to help. Others may not know computer programming and feel that there is no way they can contribute. Well, guess what? There are many ways anyone can…

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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue with a…

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Dirk Hohndel Leaves Intel to become VMware's Chief Open Source Officer

InternetNews:  Hohndel will now be the open-source inside guy at VMware

Canonical Releases Snapcraft 2.12 Snaps Creator with New Parts Ecosystem, More

Snapcraft 2.12 is the first release of the software application developer can use to package their apps as Snaps to bring the new parts ecosystem

Why I'm Unlikely to Ever Return Microsoft's Love

 FOSSforce: Microsoft may claim to love Linux, but the feeling is always mutual

Zend Framework 3 Released!

Increased performance; we've measured up to 4X faster applications under PHP 5, and even better performance under PHP 7

Hands on with KaOS Linux: Not just another derivative distro

ZDnet: KaOS is a clean, lean, KDE-focused Linux distribution. If you haven't tried it, this would be a good time

5 SSH Hardening Tips

Linux.com: When you look at your SSH server logs, chances are they are full of attempted logins from entities of ill intent.

GraphDash, a web-based dashboard built on graphs and their metadata

GraphDash is a web-based dashboard built on graphs and their metadata.

Android malware pretends to be WhatsApp, Uber and Google Play

The malware has been spreading through a phishing campaign over SMS

Setting Up an NFS Server and Client on CentOS 7.2

HowToForge: This guide explains how to set up an NFS server and an NFS client on CentOS 7.

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Space station management game, The Spatials: Galactology, is confirmed to be coming for Linux

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Simulation,Early AccessThis is an expanded and reimagined version of the management sim, The Spatials. It’s yet to be…

Oxenfree, an adventure game with supernatural elements, available on Linux

Tags:Adventure,DRM Free,SteamThis well-received indie title has been ported over to Linux. Combining plenty of elements of 80s teen movies and…

Developer breaks silence about 'The Silent Age', a point-and-click adventure for which a Linux port was promised

Tags:Steam,Coming Soon,AdventureThe Silent Age has been out for more than a year right now, and some months after its release the developers replied…

imprint-X from Morgondag is now on Kickstarter, a causal puzzle game set on an Asteroid Base

Tags:Puzzle,Indie Game,Crowdfunding Morgondag, the developer of RymdResa has launched a new Kickstarter for their puzzle game set on an asteroid…

Nightdive Studios aren't sure when the Linux version of the System Shock remake will be available

Tags:Crowdfunding,Editorial I shot off a message to Nightdive Studios about their Linux plans for System Shock since Linux is a stretch goal. The…

ZED by Eagre Games reaches the funding goal, developer thanks GOL and the Linux community

Tags:Site Info,Indie Game,Editorial,Crowdfunding I'm never one to shy away from patting my fellow Linux users on the back, so here it is pats. Thanks…

Some essential mods to try in XCOM 2 that don't break the balance or change gameplay

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Mod,Editorial I love XCOM 2, it's probably my favourite strategy game right now. The problem is, it's still a bit of a buggy…

Crush Your Enemies looks like a fun and simple RTS coming to Linux this July

Tags:Coming Soon,Steam,StrategyCrush Your Enemies from Vile Monarch and Gambitious Digital Entertainment looks like a pretty fun little RTS game and…

Google open sources SwiftShader, a library for high-performance graphics rendering on the CPU

Tags:Toolkit,Open SourceGoogle has today opened up SwiftShader, a software library for high-performance graphics rendering on the CPU. It's a pretty…

Check out this AMD video talking about Vulkan (and DirectX12)

Tags:Video,Hardware,AMDAMD have released a nice video talking about Vulkan (and DirectX 12), it's also nice to hear Linux & SteamOS…

A new Civilization VI video shows off England, they aren't talking about the Linux release for now

Tags:Video,Strategy,Coming SoonA new video for Civilization VI shows off the English, but they don't seem to want to talk about the Linux version at…

AMD RX 480 released, AMD will possibly open up Radeon Software

Tags:Hardware,AMDThe next generation of AMD GPU's have launched, and it begins with the AMD RX 480. Benchmarks are now out there along with plenty of…

SteamOS update 2.83 beta released, new Nvidia and AMD drivers hit

Tags:Beta,SteamOSToday SteamOS has a new beta, which brings a much newer Nvidia driver to the table and a fresher build of the new AMD PRO driver.…

When should i386 support for Ubuntu end? Help Canonical decide

Tags:Hardware,UbuntuAre you running i386 (32-bit) Ubuntu? We need your help to decide how much longer to build i386 images of Ubuntu Desktop, Server,…

Join me and Matt from Feral Interactive at 10AM UTC playing Company of Heroes 2

Tags:Livestream,Feral InteractiveUpdate: Sadly, this event was cancelled. CoH2 refuses to go into fullscreen since the patch. Feral have my system…