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Non-Linux FOSS: File Spelunking with WinDirStat

Linux Journal - ven, 08/18/2017 - 12:15

With Linux, it's fairy easy to find the large files on your system by doing something like this: du -ahx / | sort -rh | head -20 more>>

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Manipulate Images with ImageMagick

Linux Journal - jeu, 08/17/2017 - 07:05

In my last article, I had some fun looking at the children's game of rock, paper, scissors, writing a simple simulator and finding out that some strategies are better than others. Yes, I used "strategy" and "rock, paper, scissors" in the same sentence! more>>

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TeamViewer Linux Host

Linux Journal - mer, 08/16/2017 - 09:16

At last abandoning WINE and launching native Linux support, TeamViewer announced the availability of a new preview version of its Linux Host with native Linux support. more>>

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Write for Us!

Linux Journal - mar, 08/15/2017 - 16:37

Summer is slowly coming to an end, schools are going into session, and we're all gathering projects and topics to get us through the winter. If you have any interesting topics or projects you're working on, we'd love to hear about them. more>>

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The Post-TV Age?

Linux Journal - mar, 08/15/2017 - 09:33

The most basic cable package from Charter (Spectrum?) costs me more than $70 per month, and that's without any equipment other than a single cable card. It's very clear why people have been cutting the cord with cable TV companies. But, what options exist? Do the alternatives actually cost less? Are the alternatives as good? more>>

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WPS Office 2016 for Linux

Linux Journal - lun, 08/14/2017 - 06:19

Promising the world's best office experience for the Linux community, WPS Software presents WPS Office 2016 for Linux: a high-performing yet considerably more affordable alternative to Microsoft Office that is fully compatible with and comparable to the constituent PowerPoint, Excel and Word applications. more>>

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Unsupervised Learning

Linux Journal - jeu, 08/10/2017 - 07:13

In my last few articles, I've looked into machine learning and how you can build a model that describes the world in some way. All of the examples I looked at were of "supervised learning", meaning that you loaded data that already had been categorized or classified in some way, and then created a model that "learned" the ways the inputs mapped to the outputs. more>>

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JMR SiloStor NVMe SSD Drives

Linux Journal - mer, 08/09/2017 - 10:50

Compute-intensive workflows are the environments in which the newly developed JMR SiloStor NVMe family of SSD drives is designed to show its colors. more>>

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The Actually Distributed Web

Linux Journal - mar, 08/08/2017 - 07:13

I thought my mind was through getting blown until I heard in mid-June 2017 that Brave raised $35 million in less than 30 seconds, though an ICO (Initial Coin Offering). I did know IC more>>

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Read a Book in the Blink of an Eye!

Linux Journal - lun, 08/07/2017 - 07:19

I love reading. Sadly, the 24 hours I get per day seems to be inadequate for the tasks I need to accomplish. That might change as my teenagers turn into college kids and then begin to start families of their own. For now, however, between drama class and basketball practice, it seems like it takes about 30 hours to accomplish a 24-hour day. more>>

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Kodiak Data's MemCloud

Linux Journal - ven, 08/04/2017 - 10:30

Scientists working with big data regularly confront the high cost of acquiring the computational power needed to push the boundaries and innovate in data science. more>>

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Android Candy: My World, in a Lock Screen

Linux Journal - jeu, 08/03/2017 - 08:10

It feels weird to mention a Microsoft product in Linux Journal. But to be honest, there are some cool things coming out of the Microsoft Garage One of those things is "Next Lock Screen", which is an Android app that brings interactive tools to the lock screen. more>>

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Linux Journal August 2017

Linux Journal - mer, 08/02/2017 - 00:44
The Wacky World of Linux

One of the nifty things about being a Linux user is how bizarre life can get. more>>

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Sysadmin 101: Automation

Linux Journal - mar, 08/01/2017 - 12:03

This is the second in a series of articles on systems administrator fundamentals. These days, DevOps has made even the job title "systems administrator" seem a bit archaic, much like the "systems analyst" title it replaced. These DevOps positions are rather different from sysadmin jobs in the past. more>>

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PSSC Labs' Eco Blade 1U

Linux Journal - lun, 07/31/2017 - 08:26

Arguably "the greenest blade server on the market", PSSC Labs' new Eco Blade 1U rack server offers power and performance with energy savings of up to 46% over competing servers, says the company. more>>

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Gabriel Ford, Sadie Ford and Melissa Ford's Hello, Scratch!

Linux Journal - ven, 07/28/2017 - 09:22

In the new book Hello, Scratch! (published by Manning Publications), parents and kids work together to learn programming skills, but not in just any old way. They create new versions of old retro-style arcade games with the Scratch open-source visual programming language from the MIT Media Lab. more>>

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Gabedit: the Portal to Chemistry

Linux Journal - jeu, 07/27/2017 - 11:59

Many chemistry software applications are available for doing scientific work on Linux. I've covered several here in previous issues of the magazine, and of them have their own peculiar specialties—areas where one may work better than another. So, depending on what your research entails, you may need to use multiple software packages to handle all of the work. more>>

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Linux Journal - mer, 07/26/2017 - 07:02

Pydio describes itself as the world's largest open-source file sharing and synchronization project for the enterprise, and the newly announced Pydio 8 boasts a new user experience that the company says extends the platform's lead in design and simplicity, oversight, security and control. more>>

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Postmortem: What to Do After a Security Incident

Linux Journal - mar, 07/25/2017 - 07:13

Incidents happen. Vulnerabilities happen. The quality of your response can make the difference between a bad day and a disaster. What happens after the response can make the difference between endless firefighting and becoming stronger with every battle. A quality postmortem analysis is free ammunition. more>>

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Rogue Wave Software's Zend Studio

Linux Journal - lun, 07/24/2017 - 06:52

The quick pitch for Rogue Wave Software's Zend Studio, recently updated to version 13.6, is "the PHP IDE for smarter development". Zend Studio 13.6, says Rogue Wave, offers 3X faster performance in indexing, validation and searching of PHP code, and it allows users to code faster, debug more easily and leverage the massive performance gains in PHP 7. more>>

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