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JetBrains releases CLion - new cross-platform IDE for C/C++ users

The Register - Fri, 17/04/2015 - 15:38
Also out is ReSharper C++ for Visual C++ folk

Developer tools company JetBrains has released CLion, a new cross-platform IDE for C and C++.

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EMC buys cloudy Canuck security company CloudLink

The Register - Fri, 17/04/2015 - 15:19
Encryption in the cloud to become a licence-free service

EMC has bought CloudLink – a 20-person Canadian firm specialising in cloud data security software – for an undisclosed price.

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GNOME 3.16: The Sleekest Linux Desktop to Date

Linux.com - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 22:30

GNOME 3.16 is the single most polished iteration of the GNOME desktop to date. In fact, I would go so far as to say this might well be the sleekest Linux desktop to ever be produced. 

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Corporate Open Source Participation Reaches All-Time High, But More Formal Management Needed

Linux.com - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 21:53

Open source software is more accessible to enterprises and OEMs, and has multiplied its impact across many industries. The results from the 2015 Future of Open Source Survey confirm that the rate of adoption and participation by companies of all sizes has reached an all-time high.

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Linux 4.0 Release Boasts Unusual Numerology and Live Kernel Patching

Linux.com - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 18:27

Linus Torvalds this week released the Linux 4.0 kernel -- a relatively small release that still holds some interesting new features. It's also a milestone for the project in a few unintentional ways, which Torvalds spells out in his 4.0 release notes.

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Tomahawk 0.8.4 Released, Plugin for Tidal On The Way

Omgubuntu - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 18:15

A new update to the meta-streaming desktop music player Tomahawk has washed ashore, with a bunch of bug fixes firmly in tow.

The post Tomahawk 0.8.4 Released, Plugin for Tidal On The Way first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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04/11 elementary OS 0.3

Distro watch - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 03:55
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Cram my freebies into Android phones and get a royalty discount, says Microsoft (allegedly)

The Register - Thu, 16/04/2015 - 01:10
Mobe makers get lower patent fees in exchange for bloatware

A new report claims Microsoft hasn't been offering Android device vendors any money to bundle its mobile apps on their phones and slabs; rather, it has offered to reduce the tolls it collects from the mobe-makers.

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Nvidia's GTX 900 cards lock out open-source Linux devs yet again

The Register - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 20:10
Digitally signed firmware makes hardware acceleration with free software a no-go

The Linux community's on-again, off-again relationship with Nvidia appears to have soured once more, amid reports that the GPU maker is back to its old tricks – and worse – when it comes to open source hardware drivers.

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Cirrus7 Nimbini — The Most Stylish Ubuntu PC Ever Made?

Omgubuntu - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 18:47

The new Cirrus7 Nimbini is the best looking fanless NUC Ubuntu PC we've ever seen. Inside the tiny alumium case comes fifth-gen Intel power.

The post Cirrus7 Nimbini — The Most Stylish Ubuntu PC Ever Made? first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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04/10 Caixa Mágica 23

Distro watch - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 16:55
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Android lands on Microsoft's money-machine island fortress

The Register - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 12:28
NCR hurls Google's Linux at Windows XP walls

Banks have a new option for finally unhitching from Windows XP on tens of thousands of ATMs – Google’s Android.

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It's 2015 and a RICH TEXT FILE or a HTTP request can own your Windows machine

The Register - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 01:06
Patch now before someone writes exploits for these bugs

Microsoft has delivered its latest monthly batch of security updates to address flaws in Windows, Office and Internet Explorer.

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04/10 Slackel 6.0.3 "Openbox"

Distro watch - Wed, 15/04/2015 - 00:55
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The New Technologies Canonical Created for Ubuntu Phone

Linux.com - Tue, 14/04/2015 - 21:30

Canonical's first commercially available Ubuntu phone, the BQ Aquaris E4.5, hit Europe last week. Here are some of the features for users and developers that set Canonical's new Ubuntu phones apart.

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The Companies That Support Linux: NI

Linux.com - Tue, 14/04/2015 - 21:18

As new corporate members of The Linux Foundation, NI will be contributing to the PREEMPT_RT real-time Linux patchset – a key underpinning of the company's cutting edge products.

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04/10 Mint LMDE 2 "Cinnamon"

Distro watch - Tue, 14/04/2015 - 20:55
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Docker preps on-prem container store, hungry investors give it the D

The Register - Tue, 14/04/2015 - 19:11
We don't even need the money, laughs CEO as Valley sugar daddies shovel more cash

Linux container-wrangling outfit Docker, flush with cash from a fresh round of funding, says it will release its first commercial product to general availability this quarter.

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KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Arrives With Improved Power Management Features

Omgubuntu - Tue, 14/04/2015 - 17:39

KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta, the next major version of the KDE Plasma desktop environment, is available for testing. It brings better power management features, bluetooth changes and more.

The post KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Arrives With Improved Power Management Features first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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