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Jan
18th

No More Ubuntu! Debian is the New Choice For Google’s In-house Linux Distribution

Author: Abhishek Prakash | Files under syndicated

Goobuntu is now being replaced by gLinux, which is based on Debian Testing.


Jan
18th

4 Tools for Network Snooping on Linux

Author: Carla Schroder | Files under syndicated

Carla Schroder looks at how to use whois, dig, nmcli, and nmap to investigate networks.


Jan
18th

NHS: Thanks for all the free work, Linux nerds, now face our trademark cops

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Dev team quits, suggests NHS used them to get better deal with MicrosoftThe small team behind an ambitious NHoS Linux project are calling it a day, citing receipt of a trademark infringement warning from the Department of Health’s (DoH) "brand police" as the "final straw".…


Jan
18th

How to create outlines in Linux with TreeLine

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

As someone who’s been known to string a few words together, I know that a well-crafted outline can be a key part of any writing project. Why? A good outline helps you organize your work. It provides a structure for what you’re writing as well as a roadmap from beginning to end.Outlines aren’t just for writing, either. They can be a great tool for organizing just about any kind of project.read more


Jan
18th

How to create outlines in Linux with TreeLine

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

As someone who’s been known to string a few words together, I know that a well-crafted outline can be a key part of any writing project. Why? A good outline helps you organize your work. It provides a structure for what you’re writing as well as a roadmap from beginning to end.Outlines aren’t just for writing, either. They can be a great tool for organizing just about any kind of project.read more


Jan
18th

Microsoft, Masking/Hiding Itself Behind Patent Trolls, is Still Engaging in Patent Extortion

Author: Roy Schestowitz | Files under syndicated

A review of Microsoft’s ugly tactics, which involve coercion and extortion (for businesses to move to Azure and/or for OEMs to preload Microsoft software) while Microsoft-connected patent trolls help hide the "enforcement" element in this whole racket


Jan
18th

Hehe, still writing code for a living? It’s 2018. You could be earning x3 as a bug bounty hunter

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Oh, yeah, and learning new tricks and protecting stuff, sureEthical hacking to find security flaws appears to pay better, albeit less regularly, than general software engineering.…


Jan
18th

Hehe, still writing code for a living? It’s 2018. You could be earning x3 as a bug bounty hunter

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Oh, yeah, and learning new tricks and protecting stuff, sureEthical hacking to find security flaws appears to pay better, albeit less regularly, than general software engineering.…


Jan
18th

Hehe, still writing code for a living? It’s 2018. You could be earning x3 as a bug bounty hunter

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Oh, yeah, and learning new tricks and protecting stuff, sureEthical hacking to find security flaws appears to pay better, albeit less regularly, than general software engineering.…


Jan
18th

Firefox locks down its future with HTTPS ‘secure contexts’

Author: John E Dunn | Files under syndicated

Mozilla’s embrace of HTTPS, the secure form of HTTP, has ratcheted up a notch with the news that Firefox developers must start using a web security design called ‘secure contexts’ "effective immediately."