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Los Alamos National Laboratory likes it, puts Scality's RING on it

The Register - Tue, 01/07/2014 - 09:03
Improved protection as firm updates its object storage software

Scality has upgrade its RING object storage software to v4.3.

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Rare HPC beauties unveiled: Quivering racks, Lustre clusters and the tiers of a Cray

The Register - Mon, 30/06/2014 - 15:24
ISC Leipzig It's all getting a bit terafloppy in Deutschland

The International Supercomputer Show in Leipzig, Germany, was full of fascinating things at the high-end grunt front of the computing business. Here's what attracted this roving hack's eye.

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IBM promises mainframes on tap as SoftLayer lands on London

The Register - Mon, 30/06/2014 - 14:03
Unbelievable... Chessington's nowhere near London

Retro computing fans will be thrilled to hear IBM is working on floating mainframe platforms onto the cloud even as its pours cash into the rollout of its SoftLayer offering which will hit London this week.

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Distributed Linux OS wizards CoreOS release first commercial product

The Register - Mon, 30/06/2014 - 12:30
VCs fling $8m at FOSS OS that updates like a browser

A company with a mad plan to right the wrongs perpetrated on the world by traditional operating systems has released its first commercial product after taking in $8m in venture capital funding.

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Rhythmbox Cover Art Browser Plugin 2.0 Hits Beta

Omgubuntu - Mon, 30/06/2014 - 12:05

Fans of the Rhythmbox CoverArt Browser plugin will find plenty of new features in its latest beta, which is now available for testing.

The post Rhythmbox Cover Art Browser Plugin 2.0 Hits Beta first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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New Linux Podcast App ‘Vocal’ Hits Beta, Ready for Testing

Omgubuntu - Sun, 29/06/2014 - 18:53

Back in April we found ourselves enamoured by a promising new podcast app for Ubuntu called 'Vocal', and now you can help test it.

The post New Linux Podcast App ‘Vocal’ Hits Beta, Ready for Testing first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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KDE Connect Adds Android File Sending, Touchpad Emulation

Omgubuntu - Sun, 29/06/2014 - 16:07

A new version of KDE Connect for Android and the Plasma desktop has been released and adds a number of new features, including file sending.

The post KDE Connect Adds Android File Sending, Touchpad Emulation first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Linux News

Meet Carla Shroder's New Favorite GUI-Textmode Hybrid Shell, Xiki

Linux Slashdot - Sat, 28/06/2014 - 00:00
New submitter trogdoro (3716731) writes with an excerpt from Linux Cookbook author Carla Schroder's enthusiastic introduction to what looks like a tempting tool, combining elements of GUI and text-mode interfaces: Command-line lovers, allow me to introduce you to Xiki, the incredibly interactive, flexible, and revolutionary command shell. I do not use the word "revolutionary" lightly. The command shell has not advanced all that much since the ancient days of Unix. Xiki is a giant leap forward. If you're looking for the Next Big Thing in FOSS, Xiki is it. It's not the first tool meant to combine text and graphic interface, but from the screencast demo, Xiki looks like it gets a lot of things right.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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