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Aug
22nd

The Battle to Save Net Neutrality: A Panel with Tom Wheeler, Ro Khanna, Mozilla, Leading TV Producers and Others

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

On September 18, net neutrality experts will gather at the Internet Archive to discuss dire threats to the open web. You’re invited! Net neutrality — and the future of a healthy internet — is at stake.


Aug
22nd

Nouveau’s Meager Changes Queued Up In DRM-Next For Linux 4.14

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

The changes for the Nouveau open-source NVIDIA driver are now queued in the DRM-Next tree as new material for Linux 4.14…


Aug
22nd

Announcing Open Jam, a game jam created with open source in mind

Author: Jared Sprague | Files under syndicated

After more than a year of participating in game jams as Team Scripta, we wanted to host one that promotes open source games and game creation tools. That’s why we’re teaming up with Opensource.com to bring you Open Jam, a game jam dedicated to doing ju…


Aug
22nd

Getting Started With GitHub

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

The GitHub platform offers project handling to both open-source and private projects.


Aug
22nd

DeepSPADE (alias DeepSmokey): A Machine-Learning System That Collects Spam from the Internet

Author: Tanmay Bakshi | Files under syndicated

DeepSPADE stands for Deep Spam Detection, and the basic point is for machine learning to do a Natural Language Classification task to differentiate between spam and non-spam posts on public community forums.


Aug
22nd

China Will Launch World’s First ‘Unhackable’ Computer Network

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

China is set to launch the world’s first unhackable computer network this August. Called the Jinan project, the computer network is based on quantum technology. The development of the computer network puts China amongst the world leaders of quantum technology. The network works by using the city of Jinan as a quantum computer hub. The city is located between Beijing and Shanghai so it can enhance the Beijing-Shanghai quantum network.


Aug
22nd

How many of your games run on Linux?

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Gamer? Check. Linux user? Check.For years, one of the top excuses I heard from friends who would otherwise have switched to Linux long ago is that they just couldn’t give up their Windows-only games. I can empathize. I was a dual-booter for years for exactly this reason, and it made making the switch harder for me. After all, once I’m booted into one operating system, the temptation is to stay there rather than rebooting once gameplay is over.Today, the landscape is far different. It’s much easier than it used to be for a gamer to be a Linux user, and vice versa.read more


Aug
22nd

Hardening Docker Hosts

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Root inside your containers is the root user on your host. Securing your Docker containers and the hosts upon which they run is key to sustaining reliable and available services. From my professional DevSecOps perspective securing the containers and th…


Aug
22nd

Google Rolls Out Chrome Enterprise: Chrome OS For Work

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Google has today announced Chrome Enterprise as a subscription service to take Chrome OS and Chromebooks into more work environments…


Aug
22nd

WhatsApp Desktop – An Unofficial WhatsApp Desktop Client for Linux

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

FOSSmint: WhatsApp Desktop is an open-source unofficial WhatsApp desktop client for Linux built with Electron.