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Fedora Developers Discuss Raising Base Requirement To AVX2 CPU Support

Phoronix - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 12:00
An early change being talked about for Fedora 32, due out in the spring of next year, is raising the x86_64 CPU requirements for running Fedora Linux. When initially hearing of this plan, the goal is even more ambitious than I was initially thinking: AVX2...

Company of Heroes 2 for macOS and Linux: Commanders update out now - TweakTown

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 11:30
Company of Heroes 2 for macOS and Linux: Commanders update out now  TweakTown

Feral Interactive today announced that Company of Heroes 2, the ever-popular WWII strategy game, has been updated with five new Commanders. Originally ...

ESET unveils new version of File Security for Linux - Help Net Security

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 10:00
ESET unveils new version of File Security for Linux  Help Net Security

ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has launched Version 7.0 of their ESET File Security for Linux product. ESET File Security for Linux provides advanced ...

Dropbox restores Linux support in new client beta - CRN Australia

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 09:09
Dropbox restores Linux support in new client beta  CRN Australia

Dropbox has walked back its November 2018 decision to stop working with filesystems popular among Linux users.

Dropbox restores Linux support in new client beta - iTnews

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 09:04
Dropbox restores Linux support in new client beta  iTnews

Dropbox has walked back its November 2018 decision to stop working with filesystems popular among Linux users. That decision saw the sync 'n' share giant ...

Coreboot 4.10 Released With New Support For Many Chromebooks & Random Motherboards

Phoronix - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 08:54
Coreboot 4.10 was released today with some 2,500+ commits over the past eight months for this increasingly popular open-source alternative to proprietary BIOS implementations...

Quick Change in CEO's at SUSE Linux - ITPro Today

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 08:37
Quick Change in CEO's at SUSE Linux  ITPro Today

In two weeks, a new chief executive officer will be taking the reins at SUSE, the Germany-based software company best known for its SUSE Linux Enterprise line ...

One Mix 1S Yoga mini laptop Linux test - Liliputing

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 06:52
One Mix 1S Yoga mini laptop Linux test  Liliputing

The One Mix 1S Yoga mini laptop ships with Windows 10… but like most modern PCs you can also a different operating system on it. And like most mini laptops ...

Google Announces Spinnaker For Google Cloud Platform

Linux.com - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 06:38

Google has announced Spinnaker for Google Cloud Platform, a service that brings the popular continuous delivery (CD) solution to its users. By bringing Spinnaker to GCP, Google is making it easier for users to consume Spinnaker.

Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI

Linux.com - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 04:10

Microsoft today announced that it would invest $1 billion in OpenAI, the San Francisco-based AI research firm cofounded by CTO Greg Brockman, chief sci

Melissa Di Donato Appointed CEO of SUSE

Linux.com - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 03:55

Nils Brauckmann, SUSE CEO who led the company through its turbulent phase and eventually made it an independent company again is retiring, paving the path for a new leader of the green team. Melissa Di Donato has been named the successor of Brauckmann. Prior to SUSE, Di Donato was chief operating officer and chief revenue officer at SAP where she was responsible for the worldwide revenue, profit and customer satisfaction of the company’s digital core solutions.

GFX-RS Portability 0.7 Released With Vulkan Events, Binding Model Improvements

Phoronix - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 02:32
The GFX-RS high performance graphics API for the Rust programming language and based on Vulkan while mapping to Metal when on Apple systems is out with a new release...

Is SONiC, the Open Source Network OS, Ready for Mainstream? - Data Center Knowledge

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 02:19
Is SONiC, the Open Source Network OS, Ready for Mainstream?  Data Center Knowledge

Asking recently to join the Linux security mailing list, one of the Linux distributions Microsoft highlighted was SONiC, or Software for Open Networking in the ...

Company of Heroes 2 for macOS and Linux: Commanders update out now - GamingLyfe Network

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 02:13
Company of Heroes 2 for macOS and Linux: Commanders update out now  GamingLyfe Network

Feral Interactive today announced that Company of Heroes™ 2, the ever-popular WWII strategy game, has been updated with five new Commanders. Originally ...

Running Blockchain Applications in Hyperledger Explorer

Linux.com - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 01:31
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Hackers Exploit Jira, Exim Linux Servers to "Keep the Internet Safe' - BleepingComputer

Google News - Tue, 07/23/2019 - 00:08
Hackers Exploit Jira, Exim Linux Servers to "Keep the Internet Safe'  BleepingComputer

Hackers are exploiting vulnerable Jira and Exim servers with the end goal of infecting them with a new Watchbog Linux Trojan variant and using the resulting ...

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