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Oct
19th

Beelink S1 Mini PC and Linux – Comedy Gold

Author: Steve Emms | Files under syndicated

The Beelink S1 is a small, silent mini PC released in August 2017 retailing for around 300 dollars (250 euros). It’s produced by Shenzhen AZW Technology Co Ltd, a Chinese company that focuses on Android smart TV boxes, Intel mini PCs, and home cloud …


Oct
19th

Docker on Docker at DockerCon EU 17

Author: Sean Michael Kerner | Files under syndicated

COPENHAGEN — Docker Inc. the company behind the open-source Docker container technology doesn’t just build docker, it also uses the same technology to power its own services.


Oct
19th

Skylake embedded computer has a thin 1U profile

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Advantech has expanded its line of fanless, barebone EPC computers with a 43mm high “EPC-T1232” system based on a Skylake U-series thin Mini-ITX board. In August, Advantech launched its Linux-ready AIMB-232 thin Mini-ITX SBC featuring 6th Gen “Skylake” U-Series CPUs. Now it has followed up with an EPC-T1232 barebone computer based on the SBC, or […]


Oct
19th

Samsung to let Linux run on Galaxy smartmobes

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Even Linux desktops when lodged in DeX dockSamsung has announced it will soon become possible to run Linux on its Note8, Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones – and even Linux desktops.…


Oct
19th

Adobe patches zero-day vulnerability used to plant gov’t spying software

Author: Charlie Osborne | Files under syndicated

On Monday, researchers from Kaspersky Lab revealed the new, previously unknown vulnerability, which has been actively used in the wild by advanced persistent threat (APT) group BlackOasis. Adobe has patched a zero-day vulnerability used by the BlackOas…


Oct
18th

Ubuntu Drops Unity for GNOME in Artful Aardvark Release

Author: Sean Michael Kerner | Files under syndicated

Ever since the Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwal release in 2011, Ubuntu Linux, has had its own desktop environment known as Unity. With the new Ubuntu 17.10 Linux distribution set for general availability on Oct.19, Unity is no more and instead has been repl…


Oct
18th

Install a Centralized Log Server with Rsyslog in Debian 9

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

In Linux, the rsyslog server can be configured to run a central log manager, in a service-client model fashion, and send log messages over the network via TCP or UDP transport protocols or receive logs from network devices, servers, routers, switches o…


Oct
18th

Kaby Lake Pico-ITX SBC features dual M.2 slots

Author: Eric Brown | Files under syndicated

Aaeon’s “PICO-KBU1” SBC is built on Intel 7th Gen U-series CPUs with up to 16GB DDR4, dual GbE ports, and M.2 B-key and E-Key expansion.The PICO-KBU1 SBC is equipped with Intel’s dual-core, 15W TDP 7th Gen U-series CPUs from the latest Kaby Lak…


Oct
18th

VirtualBox 5.2 Debuts Officially with Support for Exporting VMs to Oracle Cloud

Author: Marius Nestor | Files under syndicated

To everyone’s surprise, Oracle announced today the final release of the VirtualBox 5.2 open-source and cross-platform virtualization software for all supported platforms, including GNU/Linux, macOS, Windows, and Solaris.


Oct
18th

Do you Need More MegaPixels? – Camera Myth

Author: Rishabh | Files under syndicated

We go to extreme lengths to get the phone/camera with the highest Mega-Pixel count. Pay a bigger amount, compromise on other features or even criticize genuine brands for not giving more Mega-Pixels in their Cameras.