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Linux 25th Anniversary

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Another day, another 4,600 lines of Linux kernel code

The vast majority of contributions come from paid developers

Linux 25th Anniversary

Linux at 25: Containers and unikernels prove less is more

Linux remade the datacenter and created the cloud; now it’s revolutionizing app development and delivery

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Why did Gentoo Linux fade into obscurity?

Also in today's open source roundup: DistroWatch reviews the Gentoo Linux live DVD "Choice Edition," and Google will kill Chrome apps for Linux

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Linux at 25: An ecosystem, not only an OS

InfoWorld celebrates the 25th birthday of Linux -- and the new generation of open source projects Linux enabled

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Free at last! PowerShell goes open source, heads to Linux

Microsoft believes that open-sourcing its command-line automation and scripting environment will drive its cross-cloud management platform and Linux-native apps

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It's time to say goodbye to Linux 4.6

If you're using a version of Linux based on the 4.6 series of the Linux kernel, the software's lead maintainer has a message for you: It's time to upgrade.

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$39 for 54 Hours of Training with the Linux Essentials Bundle - Deal Alert

These 5 courses will take you from newbie to Linux pro. Complete with two classes designed for Linux beginners, the Linux Essentials Bundle is the first step to a system administrator career, or to making a lateral move to your IT...

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Review: 6 slick open source routers

DD-WRT, Tomato, OpenWrt, OPNsense, pfSense, and VyOS suit a wide range of devices and networking needs

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Will Google replace Android with Fuchsia?

Also in today's open source roundup: Is it wrong to run Microsoft software in Linux? And DistroWatch reviews Zenwalk Linux 8.0

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CoreOS updates Kubernetes stack for enterprises

Tectonic 1.3 features scaling, role-based access, SSO integration, and management for users, groups, and LDAP directories

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66% off CrossOver, and Run Windows Apps On Your Mac - Deal Alert

It’s no secret that Windows, Mac, and Linux are the three major operating systems dominating the market today—and that their incompatibility often creates issues for users. For the inevitable moments when you need to use a Windows app...

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15 Android apps that are worth buying

Also in today's open source roundup: Is Bedrock Linux the one distro to rule them all? And Linux computers that don't track you

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SHA-2 shortcut: Easy certificate management for Linux

Due to the rollover from SHA-1 to SHA-2, a ton of digital certificate work is needed. With CertAccord, it's as easy to do on Linux as on Windows

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Bedrock Linux gathers disparate distros under one umbrella

Want the power of Gentoo, the packages of Arch, and the display manager of Ubuntu in one distribution? An experimental distro could make that possible, though not necessarily easy

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Is Linux a security risk in Windows 10?

Also in today's open source roundup: Ars Technica reviews Linux Mint 18, and how to upgrade to Linux Mint 18

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Do you use Linux as your main gaming OS?

Also in today's open source roundup: The six best Linux gaming distributions, and Firefox 48 has been released

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Review: The Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Touch phone

Also in today's open source roundup: More performance or better battery life in Android phones? And the Stardew Valley farm game is available for Linux via Steam

Office 365: Three Wishes for 2016

Which apps do you wish were available on Linux?

Also in today's open source roundup: Should you care about Microsoft's Skype for Linux? And how to turn an Android phone into a PC

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