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SeaMonkey - More than a Web Browser

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If you're anything like me, you may have thought or assumed that SeaMonkey was just a web browser; perhaps just a rebranded Firefox like Iceweasel. But it is in fact much more and has the name "all-in-one internet application suite" for a reason. SeaMonkey is free and open-source and is a…

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Samsung rolls out a round, Tizen-based Gear S2 watch

 LinuxGizmos: Samsung debuted its gen 2 smartwatch: a round, 11.5mm thick "Gear S2" device with a 1.2-inch 360 pixel AMOLED display.

Knoppix 7.4: whom is it for?

 DarkDuck: I faced no particular issue when working with Knoppix 7.4.2 in Live session.

Google Chrome Turns Seven, Advances with Security and Performance Gains

Datamation: After seven years of development, Google continues its rapid pace of release and enhancement for its Chrome browser.

Linux Foundation Sysadmins Open-Source Their IT Policies

Linux.com:  Linux Foundation IT staff has decided to release some of the internal IT checklists and policy guides as part of the “Useful IT Policies” open-source project on GitHub

Ada Initiative runs out of puff, shuts its doors

 ITwire: A little over four years since it began, the Ada Initiative, a project set up to encourage the participation of women in free and open source software and culture, has run out of puff and kicked the bucket.

15 Practical Examples of 'echo' command in Linux

 tecmint: echo is one of the most commonly and widely used built-in command for Linux bash and C shells

How to install Suricata intrusion detection system on Linux

xmodulo: With incessant security threats, intrusion detection system (IDS) has become one of the most critical requirements in today's data center environments.

Xiaomi's Macbook Pro killer will run Linux

 ITworld: Xiaomi is known for its popular clones of Apple's iPhone and iPad.

Cockpit: A Beginner Friendly Server Administration Tool

 Unixmen: Cockpit is a free and open source web-based system management application.

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