LinuxInsider https://linuxinsider.com?rss=1 Linux News & Information From Around the World Mon, 23 Nov 2020 07:00:00 +0000 en hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.3 What Does the Penguin Say? https://linuxinsider.com/story/what-does-the-penguin-say-86931.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/what-does-the-penguin-say-86931.html#comments Mon, 23 Nov 2020 07:00:00 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59090 Linux users love to chat, and few topics are so prevalent among Linux users as distributions. A big one is a distro's suitability for beginners. Drawing in eager new users is the only way to grow the Linux community. Successful recruitment often hinges on making sure that newcomers start with a distro that will give them an ideal experience. The post What Does the Penguin Say? appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> Linux users love to chat, and few topics are so prevalent among Linux users as distributions. A big one is a distro's suitability for beginners. Drawing in eager new users is the only way to grow the Linux community. Successful recruitment often hinges on making sure that newcomers start with a distro that will give them an ideal experience. The post What Does the Penguin Say? appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/what-does-the-penguin-say-86931.html/feed?rss=1 1 Servo Project Joins The Linux Foundation Fold https://linuxinsider.com/story/servo-project-joins-the-linux-foundation-fold-86921.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/servo-project-joins-the-linux-foundation-fold-86921.html#respond Tue, 17 Nov 2020 08:05:00 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59084 The Linux Foundation today announced at KubeKon that it is hosting the Servo web engine, an open-source, high-performance browser engine. "Servo is the most promising, modern, and open web engine for building applications and immersive experiences using web technologies," according to Mike Dolan, senior vice president and general manager of projects at the Linux Foundation. The post Servo Project Joins The Linux Foundation Fold appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> The Linux Foundation today announced at KubeKon that it is hosting the Servo web engine, an open-source, high-performance browser engine. "Servo is the most promising, modern, and open web engine for building applications and immersive experiences using web technologies," according to Mike Dolan, senior vice president and general manager of projects at the Linux Foundation. The post Servo Project Joins The Linux Foundation Fold appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/servo-project-joins-the-linux-foundation-fold-86921.html/feed?rss=1 0 It Came From the Live-Boot: A True Linux Horror Story https://linuxinsider.com/story/it-came-from-the-live-boot-a-true-linux-horror-story-86918.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/it-came-from-the-live-boot-a-true-linux-horror-story-86918.html#comments Fri, 13 Nov 2020 05:00:00 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59080 Once in a blue moon, one will experience sheer terror at the hands of a buggy Linux system. No amount of battle-hardiness can keep you completely safe, either. I know this because not too long ago, a fear-inducing Linux bug came for me. I wanted to share this true Linux story, so that you may be informed and entertained. The post It Came From the Live-Boot: A True Linux Horror Story appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> Once in a blue moon, one will experience sheer terror at the hands of a buggy Linux system. No amount of battle-hardiness can keep you completely safe, either. I know this because not too long ago, a fear-inducing Linux bug came for me. I wanted to share this true Linux story, so that you may be informed and entertained. The post It Came From the Live-Boot: A True Linux Horror Story appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/it-came-from-the-live-boot-a-true-linux-horror-story-86918.html/feed?rss=1 1 Open Source Groups Merge for Better High-Tech Traction https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-groups-merge-for-better-high-tech-traction-86907.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-groups-merge-for-better-high-tech-traction-86907.html#respond Wed, 04 Nov 2020 06:30:00 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59072 The Linux Foundation is doubling down on open source collaboration to drive more innovation in technology that uses artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning. The LF AI Foundation and ODPi merged on Oct. 25 to form the LF AI & Data Foundation. This new organization will build and support an open community and a growing ecosystem of open source AI, data, and analytics projects. The post Open Source Groups Merge for Better High-Tech Traction appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> The Linux Foundation is doubling down on open source collaboration to drive more innovation in technology that uses artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning. The LF AI Foundation and ODPi merged on Oct. 25 to form the LF AI & Data Foundation. This new organization will build and support an open community and a growing ecosystem of open source AI, data, and analytics projects. The post Open Source Groups Merge for Better High-Tech Traction appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-groups-merge-for-better-high-tech-traction-86907.html/feed?rss=1 0 AdGuard Home: Another Brick in the Ad-Blocking Wall https://linuxinsider.com/story/adguard-home-another-brick-in-the-ad-blocking-wall-86902.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/adguard-home-another-brick-in-the-ad-blocking-wall-86902.html#respond Thu, 29 Oct 2020 14:23:52 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59066 Canonical's AdGuard Home Ubuntu Appliance is a new addition to the ranks of its appliances. With this offering, users can quickly implement a ready-made solution for blocking bothersome content at the network level on a home network. Doing so involves no more than downloading, installing, and booting the newly released lean Ubuntu image with the AdGuard Home service pre-installed and pre-configured. The post AdGuard Home: Another Brick in the Ad-Blocking Wall appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> Canonical's AdGuard Home Ubuntu Appliance is a new addition to the ranks of its appliances. With this offering, users can quickly implement a ready-made solution for blocking bothersome content at the network level on a home network. Doing so involves no more than downloading, installing, and booting the newly released lean Ubuntu image with the AdGuard Home service pre-installed and pre-configured. The post AdGuard Home: Another Brick in the Ad-Blocking Wall appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/adguard-home-another-brick-in-the-ad-blocking-wall-86902.html/feed?rss=1 0 Open Source Jobs Report Shows More Openings, Fewer Takers https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-jobs-report-shows-more-openings-fewer-takers-86899.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-jobs-report-shows-more-openings-fewer-takers-86899.html#comments Tue, 27 Oct 2020 15:15:52 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59058 The Linux Foundation and learning platform edX have released the latest open source jobs report which shows that, despite the pandemic, demand for open source technology skills continues to be strong. The 2020 Open Source Jobs Report reveals a spike in demand for DevOps talent, along with a continued lack of applicants with open source skills. The post Open Source Jobs Report Shows More Openings, Fewer Takers appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> The Linux Foundation and learning platform edX have released the latest open source jobs report which shows that, despite the pandemic, demand for open source technology skills continues to be strong. The 2020 Open Source Jobs Report reveals a spike in demand for DevOps talent, along with a continued lack of applicants with open source skills. The post Open Source Jobs Report Shows More Openings, Fewer Takers appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-jobs-report-shows-more-openings-fewer-takers-86899.html/feed?rss=1 1 Open Source Defies Conflicts of Interest: Red Hat Tells All https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-defies-conflicts-of-interest-red-hat-tells-all-86892.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-defies-conflicts-of-interest-red-hat-tells-all-86892.html#respond Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:18:59 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59052 Red Hat, a major provider of open source solutions, has never had a comprehensive document guiding associate participation in open source projects, until now. Perhaps under the influence of its recent purchase by IBM, Red Hat recently announced the external publication of its open-source participation guidelines. The company released the guidelines on GitHub under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license. The post Open Source Defies Conflicts of Interest: Red Hat Tells All appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> Red Hat, a major provider of open source solutions, has never had a comprehensive document guiding associate participation in open source projects, until now. Perhaps under the influence of its recent purchase by IBM, Red Hat recently announced the external publication of its open-source participation guidelines. The company released the guidelines on GitHub under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license. The post Open Source Defies Conflicts of Interest: Red Hat Tells All appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-defies-conflicts-of-interest-red-hat-tells-all-86892.html/feed?rss=1 0 Newest RoboLinux 11 Update Goes Far Beyond Typical Linux https://linuxinsider.com/story/newest-robolinux-11-update-goes-far-beyond-typical-linux-86877.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/newest-robolinux-11-update-goes-far-beyond-typical-linux-86877.html#comments Sun, 11 Oct 2020 10:34:01 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59044 RoboLinux is one of the most advanced desktop Linux distributions you can find. The latest release is even better, making it potentially THE best Linux variety available today for desktop users. The Oct. 9 release of RoboLinux 11.13 is an upgraded build of the project's Ubuntu-based distribution. But wait, there is a whole lot more to RoboLinux than just another Ubuntu-based retread. The post Newest RoboLinux 11 Update Goes Far Beyond Typical Linux appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> RoboLinux is one of the most advanced desktop Linux distributions you can find. The latest release is even better, making it potentially THE best Linux variety available today for desktop users. The Oct. 9 release of RoboLinux 11.13 is an upgraded build of the project's Ubuntu-based distribution. But wait, there is a whole lot more to RoboLinux than just another Ubuntu-based retread. The post Newest RoboLinux 11 Update Goes Far Beyond Typical Linux appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/newest-robolinux-11-update-goes-far-beyond-typical-linux-86877.html/feed?rss=1 1 Open Source Processes Driving Software-Defined Everything https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-processes-driving-software-defined-everything-86875.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-processes-driving-software-defined-everything-86875.html#respond Fri, 09 Oct 2020 05:10:00 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59037 Some of the world's largest, most regulated, complex and centuries-old industries have several essential things in common with today's rapid development, bleeding-edge innovation. They are all dependent on open source software, and they are building open source into the fabric of their R&D models. The post Open Source Processes Driving Software-Defined Everything appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> Some of the world's largest, most regulated, complex and centuries-old industries have several essential things in common with today's rapid development, bleeding-edge innovation. They are all dependent on open source software, and they are building open source into the fabric of their R&D models. The post Open Source Processes Driving Software-Defined Everything appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/open-source-processes-driving-software-defined-everything-86875.html/feed?rss=1 0 Amazon, Microsoft Commit to New Linux Foundation Climate Finance Foundation https://linuxinsider.com/story/amazon-microsoft-commit-to-new-linux-foundation-climate-finance-foundation-86867.html?rss=1 https://linuxinsider.com/story/amazon-microsoft-commit-to-new-linux-foundation-climate-finance-foundation-86867.html#respond Thu, 01 Oct 2020 14:57:11 +0000 https://linuxinsider.com/?p=59030 The Linux Foundation last month announced its intent to form the Linux Foundation Climate Finance Foundation to empower investors, banks, insurers, companies, governments, NGOs, and academia with AI-enhanced open-source analytics and open data to address climate risk and opportunity. Allianz, Amazon, Microsoft, and S&P Global have committed to be founding members. The post Amazon, Microsoft Commit to New Linux Foundation Climate Finance Foundation appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> The Linux Foundation last month announced its intent to form the Linux Foundation Climate Finance Foundation to empower investors, banks, insurers, companies, governments, NGOs, and academia with AI-enhanced open-source analytics and open data to address climate risk and opportunity. Allianz, Amazon, Microsoft, and S&P Global have committed to be founding members. The post Amazon, Microsoft Commit to New Linux Foundation Climate Finance Foundation appeared first on LinuxInsider.]]> https://linuxinsider.com/story/amazon-microsoft-commit-to-new-linux-foundation-climate-finance-foundation-86867.html/feed?rss=1 0