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3 little things in Linux 4.10 that will make a big difference

Here's what virtualized GPUs, better cache management, and better handling of writes will mean to your cloud provider and your Linux apps

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Linux: Install LibreOffice 5.3 in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Also in today’s open source roundup: Why do some people hate the freedesktop.org project? And 10 command-line tools for data analysis in Linux.

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Every modern car is an IoT device on wheels

And Cloud Foundry is becoming the preferred platform as a services solution for IoT companies

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Android: Disable auto-play sound in Facebook videos

Also in today’s open source roundup: SteamVR for Linux is now in beta, and an introduction to the Linux boot and startup processes.

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Netflix Stethoscope gives users a BYOD security checkup

The IT-compiled web application provides users a personalized list of security recommendations for their own computers, smartphones, and tablets

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Build your own sharing system, with help from Google engineers

From the minds at Google, Upspin is an open source project for building file-sharing infrastructure, but it's a long way from mass consumption

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Make Linux look like MacOS

Also in today’s open source roundup: Ubuntu 17.04 will ship with GNOME 3.24, and the top lightweight Linux distros for 2017.

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6 predictions for the future of deep learning

The potential of deep learning seems boundless, but developers are still figuring out how to put it to work. These near-term trends will help move it along

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The best Go language IDEs and editors

Among dozens of options for developing Go programs, Gogland, Visual Studio Code, and Cloud9 rise to the top

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Kubernetes rounds out Azure options, paves way for Windows Server Containers

Microsoft catches the rising Kubernetes wave and makes the container orchestration system standard-issue software for Azure users

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5 signs that you are a Linux geek

Also in today’s open source roundup: Linus Torvalds releases Linux 4.10, and the top 5 best rising Linux distros for 2017.

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7 sweet Python IDEs you might have missed

From a simple platform for beginners to an expert-level development workbench, there's an IDE for most every Pythonista

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5 open source security tools too good to ignore

Look to these clever open source tools to keep secrets out of source code, identify malicious files, block malicious processes, and keep endpoints safe

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How to access your Raspberry Pi remotely over the internet

In this tutorial we are using RealVNC service that has been made available for free of cost for Raspberry Pi users

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Linux desktops: You've come a long way baby!

Also in today’s open source roundup: 13 weird and wonderful Linux distros for 2017, and download YouTube videos in Ubuntu with the Ktube Media Downloader

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Should you run Linux without a desktop environment?

Also in today’s open source roundup: Second build of ChromX released for desktops and laptops, and is 8 GB too much RAM for a smartphone?

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Seastar C++ framework looks to simplify coding

Concepts capability that simplifies design will be featured in the next version of the event-driven framework

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Yahoo makes TensorFlow and Spark better together

Open source project that merges deep learning and big data frameworks is said to operate more efficiently at scale and require little change to existing Spark apps

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