Diksha P Gupta

Google, Microsoft, Netflix, Cisco Join Hands To Design An Open Source Video Format

These seven tech giants will combine their expertise, with the aim of meeting online demand for high quality audio, video, images and streaming on various devices across the globe. Seven technology giants including…

Linux Foundation To Give Away Chromebooks For Training Students!

The foundation will give away Dell’s Chromebook 11, priced at $299. It packs a 29.4-cm (11.6-inch) display, a 1.4Ghz processor and 4GB RAM. If you enroll in one of the training courses provided…

This Security Checklist Can Help Sysadmins Combat Attacks!

The list has been published by the Linux Foundation. Linux Foundation has released a new list of security recommendations that is particularly helpful for the system administrators. The list of security tips range…

Ubuntu Cloud

Ubuntu Linux Continues To Be Most Popular OS On The Cloud!

The Linux based operating system is more than twice as popular on the Amazon cloud as all other operating systems combined. Linux continues to be the ruler of the cloud ecosystem. According to…

Windows 10 Is a ‘Good Reason’ For Users To Switch To Ubuntu, says Canonical

So, now that Windows 10 has been announced, customers should ask themselves “Is this the right time for the transition?”, asked Canonical. Taking a rather bold step, Canonical has gone ahead to ask…

Google Banking On Open Source To Capture Enterprises With Its Cloud

If you are not building open source, then you are at a competitive disadvantage to those who are, said Google’s product manager. Google is not leaving any stone unturned to get more and…

Munich Plans To Install Windows Again, Abandoning Linux

City officials are of the opinion that Linux offers ‘very limited use’. Munich had set an example by switching to Linux based Limux operating system. As many as 15,000 city employees were migrated…

Linux Kernel 4.2 RC8 Now Available For Download!

Keeping up to his regular schedule of Sunday releases, Linus Torvalds, the father of Linux, announced the availability of the eight and last Release Candidate (RC) of the upcoming Linux 4.2 kernel. The…

‘Hack Codegen’, A Code That Writes Code, Is Now Open Source

Hack Codegen comes from the house of Facebook. In a recent initiative that supports open source technologies, Facebook has decided to open source hack Codegen, which is a software, designed to write code….

Security Is All About Finding Bugs, Says Linux Creator Torvalds

Linux founder Linus Torvalds explains what he thinks about security and why he doesn’t think about the ‘next 10 years of Linux’. When asked on how he feels being the boss of Linux,…

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