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Scripting a super-fast points plotter for Google Earth


I work a lot with spreadsheet tables of points in the landscape. Each point has a latitude and a longitude, in decimal degrees. If I want to check where particular points are on the map, I could import the whole table into a GIS program and then select the points of interest. But that's way too…

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How to measure your community's health

How to measure the health of your community, identify problems, and track progress towards your goals.

Stabilizing the world of hot and fast containers

Containers are moving targets in multiple ways, which is a natural consequence of being young and popular.

LinuxCon: Citrix Enables NetScaler for Containers and Micro-Services

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Abhishek Chauhan, VP and CTO at Citrix discusses new product enhancement to help load balance container applications.

How to Install WordPress 4.6 On Ubuntu 16.04 Using LAMP Stack

In this post, we shall run through the various steps you can follow, to install the latest version of WordPress 4.6 on Ubuntu 16.04 and Linux Mint 18 with LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) stack.

Linux Kernel 3.2.82 LTS Is Out with Btrfs and x86 Improvements, Updated Drivers

Most of the changes included in the Linux kernel 3.2.82 LTS release are updated drivers

Hackable voice-controlled speaker and IoT controller hits KS

SeedStudio's hackable, $49 and up "ReSpeaker" speaker system runs OpenWrt on a Mediatek MT7688 and offers voice control over home appliances.

A beginner's introduction to snaps the universal Linux package format

What are snaps and why you should use them?

Linus Torvalds Gives GPL Credit for Linux's Success

eWEEK: On the 25th anniversary of Linux, its creator gives a LinuxCon audience insight into the highlights and lowlights of Linux's history to date, and why he credits the GPL for the operating system's success.

CoreOS 1068.10.0 Released with Many systemd Fixes, Still Using Linux Kernel 4.6

 softpedia: CoreOS 1068.10.0 is now powered by the Linux 4.6.3 kernel, which, unfortunately, it reached end of life last week with the Linux kernel 4.6.7 maintenance update. Latest Articles

Upcoming RTS/FPS hybrid 'Abatron' will have a Linux demo before official release

Tags:Strategy,FPS,CrowdfundingAbatron is a beautiful-looking game full of interesting ideas, which still needs to go a long way before seeing the…

Linux turns 25 years old! Happy birthday Linux!

Tags:Editorial Valve aren't the only ones celebrating a birthday this week (see here). Linux also just got a bit older and wiser. Linux is officially…

Looks like Subnautica from the Natural Selection 2 developers won't get Linux support

Tags:Steam,Editorial,Unity3D This is quite sad, it seems we have been left wondering for a while (years) about Subnautica, but a developer has now…

In Case of Emergency, Release Raptor released into Early Access, yes this is a real game

Tags:Steam,Early Access,ActionIn Case of Emergency, Release Raptor is the latest game from Arcen Games, LLC and it's quite clear they needed money to…

Retro-Pixel Castles has a massive update, new buildings and an entirely new item system

Tags:Early Access,Simulation,Steam,StrategyRetro-Pixel Castles is a very cool Early Access pixel styled city building simulation, the game has a…

Le Havre: The Inland Port, the PC game adaption of an award winning board-game will have Linux support

Tags:Casual,Indie Game,Steam,StrategyLe Havre: The Inland Port is an award winning board-game from Uwe Rosenberg and it will released Monday 29th of…

New trailer for first-person horror game Syndrome looks good, Linux supported

Tags:Video,Horror,Coming SoonThe new horror game Syndrome is starting to look really good, the Linux version is confirmed too so here's the new…

Paradox have teamed up with a modder to create the Cities: Skylines Art Deco DLC coming soon

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Simulation,DLC,Coming Soon Cities: Skylines Art Deco DLC is a collaboration between Paradox and modder Matt…

Mighty No. 9 is now actually live on both Linux & Mac

Tags:Action,Platformer,Steam Good news platformer lovers, as Aaron from Knockout Games sent word that the Linux & Mac versions of Mighty No. 9…

Valve turns 20 years old today, happy birthday! A brief look at their Linux history

Tags:Editorial,SteamValve was officially formed on August 24th 1996, so today Valve turns 20 years old. The company was founded by both Gabe Newell…

Zombie Night Terror now has an open beta for Linux players

Tags:Zombies,Strategy,Steam,Beta,ActionZombie Night Terror is a game I have followed for a while hoping it gained a Linux version, the developers…

Ashes of the Singularity developers say Vulkan for their game is pretty far along, Linux after

Tags:Vulkan,Strategy,Steam I've been keeping an eye on Ashes of the Singularity for a long time now, as the RTS game does look pretty cool. The…

The Pirate: Caribbean Hunt, a free to play pirate ship sim is coming to Linux

Tags:Coming Soon,Free Game,SteamThe Pirate: Caribbean Hunt is a free to play pirate ship simulation title that is coming to Linux, it will release on…

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided looks like it may be getting a Linux & SteamOS release

Tags:Steam,FPS,Coming Soon,ActionWoah! Holy Sh...Deus Ex: Mankind Divided looks like it may be getting a Linux & SteamOS release which has…

Worms W.M.D is out day-1 on Linux, here's some early thoughts

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Platformer,Initial Thoughts,ActionWith thanks to my friends at GamesRepublic I was sent a key to Worms W.M.D today to give it a…