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How to Set Up a Firewall in Linux

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 11:18
If you are a new Linux user, you might not know how to configure the firewall in your system. Here is how you can set up a Firewall in Linux.
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KDE’s May 2020 Applications Update Makes Kid3 an Official KDE App

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 10:04
KDE’s May 2020 Apps update is here as the first point release to their latest KDE Application 20.04 open-source software suite, which brings various improvements and bug fixes.
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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Streaming radio – Week 30

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 08:50
I spend most of the day with some form of multimedia burbling in the background. Streaming radio over the net is often heard around my house. The RPI4 is an extremely frugal tiny machine that consumes so few watts I leave it on permanently. This makes it an ideal machine to source the radio.
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Google rolls out pro-privacy DNS-over-HTTPS support in Chrome 83... with a handy kill switch for corporate IT

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 07:35
Plus: Web giant hears developers' extension concerns, ignores them. Google released Chrome 83 on Tuesday after skipping version 82 entirely due to coronavirus-related challenges, bringing with it security for DNS queries, a revised extension interface that developers dislike, and a few other features.…
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Fedora Silverblue, an introduction for developers

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 06:21
The Fedora Silverblue project takes Fedora workstation, libostree and podman, puts them in a blender, and creates a new Immutable Fedora Workstation. Fedora Silverblue is an OS that stops you from changing the core system files arbitrarily, and readily allows you to change the environment system files. The article What is Silverblue describes the big […]
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How to Install and Use GNOME Boxes to Create Virtual Machines

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 05:07
This quick tutorial explains the steps to install and use GNOME Boxes and create virtual machines, and with some tips and troubleshooting as well.
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2020 will be the year of Linux on the Windows desktop

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 03:52
Linux on Windows just took a big graphical desktop step forward with Microsoft[he]#039[/he]s plans for Windows Subsystem for Linux.
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Vivaldi Browser Gives Users More Privacy Options with Startpage

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 02:38
Vivaldi Technologies announced today a partnership with Startpage, world’s first privacy-oriented search engine, to offer users of the Chromium-based web browser more privacy features.
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The Ansible Tower demo lab mission

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 01:24
An introduction to deploying playbooks to build a home lab with Ansible Tower.
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This Is the New Microsoft Edge Browser for Linux

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 00:22
Microsoft used the Build developer conference to show just a small teaser of the upcoming Microsoft Edge for Linux, which is projected to go live at some point in the coming months.
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Linux distro review: Fedora Workstation 32

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 23:20
A chat with Fedora project leader Matthew Miller:
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Automatically Empty Trash on Debian through Autotrash CLI

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 22:19
Autotrash is a utility that searches a trash folder on FreeDesktop.org for information about its contents and then deletes part of the trash depending on the options you specify. This article explains how to install the Autotrash utility, find help, and use it. We’ll explain the procedure with some examples that will help you understand the widely used features of this utility.
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How to Install and Use MongoDB on Ubuntu 20.04

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 21:17
MongoDB is an open-source and cross-platform document-oriented database system written in C++. It stores data in collections of JSON-like, flexible documents and used to create powerful websites and applications. In this tutorial, we will explain how to install and use MongoDB on Ubuntu 20.04 server.
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How to Make Ubuntu 20.04 LTS VMs Smoother by Enabling 3D Acceleration on VirtualBox

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 20:16
In this quick tutorial I want to show you how to correctly enable 3D acceleration on VirtualBox if you want to make your Ubuntu 20.04 LTS virtual machines more faster and smoother.
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DirectX comes to Linux (via WSL2): Microsoft unveils tricks needed to flash a GPU at a penguin

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 19:14
Driver code open-sourced. Build Microsoft has followed up the crowd-pleasing announcement of GUI and GPU-enablement for Linux apps running on Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) 2 with details of the tweaks needed to make the magic happen.…
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How to Install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 20.04

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 18:13
PostgreSQL or Postgres is an open-source general-purpose object-relational database management system with many advanced features that allows you to build fault-tolerant environments or complex applications. In this guide, we will explain how to install the PostgreSQL database server on Ubuntu 20.04, and explore the basics of PostgreSQL database administration.
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Fanless edge server has 24-core Arm SoC and 3-TOPS-per-Watt NPU

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 17:11
Foxconn, Socionext, and Hailo are launching a fanless “BOXiedge” AI edge server with Socionext’s Linux-driven SynQuacer SC2A11 SoC with 24x Cortex-A53 cores. The system also features an up to 26-TOPS Hailo-8 NPU for analyzing 20 streaming cam feeds in real time. In January, Foxconn, Socionext, and Network Optix announced a BOXiedge AI video analysis solution […]
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Kernel Live Patch Security Update Available for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and 16.04 LTS

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 16:10
Canonical published today a new Linux kernel live patch security update Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS systems to address a single security vulnerability.
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Teach kids Python by building an interactive game

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 14:46
Python has earned a reputation as a wonderful beginner programming language. But where does one begin?One of my favorite ways to get people interested in programming is by writing games.PursuedPyBear (ppb) is a game programming library optimized for teaching, and I recently used it to teach my children more about my favorite programming language.read more
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Fdisk Command in Linux (Create Disk Partitions)

Wed, 05/20/2020 - 13:32
fdisk is a menu-driven command-line utility that allows you to create and manipulate partition tables on a hard disk.
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