How to create and manipulate tar archives using Python

HOW TO CREATE AND MANIPULATE TAR ARCHIVES USING PYTHON

On Linux and other Unix-like operating systems, tar is undoubtedly one of the most used archiving utilities

Linux 5.8 Prepped To Make Use Of TPAUSE Instruction With New Intel CPUs

LINUX 5.8 PREPPED TO MAKE USE OF TPAUSE INSTRUCTION WITH NEW INTEL CPUS

Phoronix: TPAUSE is the new instruction supported by Intel's Tremont microarchitecture and beyond.

 
 
 
Chrome 83 is rolling out and full of changes big and small

CHROME 83 IS ROLLING OUT AND FULL OF CHANGES BIG AND SMALL

Chrome 83 is now rolling out to Windows, macOS, and Linux with Chrome OS 83 on the way next week.

Linux desktop org GNOME Foundation settles lawsuit with patent troll

LINUX DESKTOP ORG GNOME FOUNDATION SETTLES LAWSUIT WITH PATENT TROLL

The Register: Shotwell case ends with Rothschild Patent Imaging backing off for good

 
 
 
How to Install Kernel Updates On Ubuntu without Rebooting

HOW TO INSTALL KERNEL UPDATES ON UBUNTU WITHOUT REBOOTING

Finding a downtime window to install security patches in order to handle kernel or operating system vulnerabilities can be difficult.

Linux security: 8 more system lockdown controls

LINUX SECURITY: 8 MORE SYSTEM LOCKDOWN CONTROLS

Locking down a system isn't rocket science but it's not intuitive either.

 
 
 
LibreOffice 6.4.4 Is Now Available for Download with 98 Bug Fixes

LIBREOFFICE 6.4.4 IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD WITH 98 BUG FIXES

Coming five weeks after LibreOffice 6.4.3, the LibreOffice 6.4.4 point release is here to address several bugs and other issues reported...

How To Create Multiboot USB Drives With Ventoy In Linux

HOW TO CREATE MULTIBOOT USB DRIVES WITH VENTOY IN LINUX

Ventoy is a free, open source and cross-platform program to easily and quickly create multiboot USB drives in Linux.

 
 
 
The challenges and opportunities of open source Database as a Service

THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF OPEN SOURCE DATABASE AS A SERVICE

Instaclustr co-founder and CTO Ben Bromhead explains why open source databases like Cassandra are increasingly enterprise grade

Ubuntu Budgie 20.04 Review: Smooth, Polished & Plenty of Changes

UBUNTU BUDGIE 20.04 REVIEW: SMOOTH, POLISHED & PLENTY OF CHANGES

ItsFOSS: Check out what's new, what has changed and what it is like to use in this review of Ubuntu Budgie 20.04.

 
 
 
How to Install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 20.04

HOW TO INSTALL POSTGRESQL ON UBUNTU 20.04

Linuxize: Learn how to install the PostgreSQL database server on Ubuntu 20.04

2020 will be the year of Linux on the Windows desktop

2020 WILL BE THE YEAR OF LINUX ON THE WINDOWS DESKTOP

ZDnet: Linux on Windows just took a big graphical desktop step forward with Microsoft's plans for Windows Subsystem for Linux.

 
 
 
Linux distro review: Fedora Workstation 32

LINUX DISTRO REVIEW: FEDORA WORKSTATION 32

Ars Technica: We took Red Hat's bleeding-edge desktop distribution for an extended spin.

Skopeo 1.0 released

SKOPEO 1.0 RELEASED

Skopeo is a tool for moving container images between different types of container storages.

 
 
 
Curl file download on Linux

CURL FILE DOWNLOAD ON LINUX

The cURL linux command can use various network protocols to download and upload data on Linux.

Btrfs on the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6

BTRFS ON THE UNBREAKABLE ENTERPRISE KERNEL 6

The latest release of Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6 is based on Linux kernel version 5.4.

 
 
 
How to Make Ubuntu 20.04 LTS VMs Smoother by Enabling 3D Acceleration on VirtualBox

HOW TO MAKE UBUNTU 20.04 LTS VMS SMOOTHER BY ENABLING 3D ACCELERATION ON VIRTUALBOX

With the release of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS last month, Oracle has recently highlighted one of the features included in the latest VirtualBox...

Improving open source database deployment and security

IMPROVING OPEN SOURCE DATABASE DEPLOYMENT AND SECURITY

Speakers from Shopify and LinkedIn outline open source database cloud and security challenges and best practices at the Percona Live...

 
 
 
David vs Goliath! Microsoft and an Obscure KDE Project Fight Over ???MAUI???

DAVID VS GOLIATH! MICROSOFT AND AN OBSCURE KDE PROJECT FIGHT OVER ???MAUI???

ItsFOSS: What's in a name? A lot actually.

Vivaldi Browser Gives Users More Privacy Options with Startpage

VIVALDI BROWSER GIVES USERS MORE PRIVACY OPTIONS WITH STARTPAGE

9to5Linux: In an attempt to put user privacy first, the Vivaldi web browser now features Startpage as a search engine option.

 
 
 



Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ 5G renders reveal sleek design, updated...

Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ 5G renders reveal sleek design, updated camera bump

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20+ are two of the most highly anticipated smartphones of the year. An official announcement isn't expected until early August but... Read more ...

Top 10 trending phones of week 21

Top 10 trending phones of week 21

In week 21 some substantial rumors emerged that allowed us to add two upcoming phones to the database and it appears you guys have been paying close attention. The vivo X50... Read more ...

This 50-inch Vizio 4K TV is only $300 for Memorial Day

This 50-inch Vizio 4K TV is only $300 for Memorial Day

Dell has knocked a massive $60 off the 50-inch Vizio V-Series 4K TV, which sees it on sale for only $300. Read more ...

Sony's Xperia 1 II ships in the US on July 24th for $1,199

Sony's Xperia 1 II ships in the US on July 24th for $1,199

Image: Sony Sony's new flagship smartphone, the Xperia 1 II , will ship in the US starting July 24th for $1,199, the company announced. Pre-orders start on June 1st. And if you... Read more ...

Stream the new LANCE documentary live tonight

Stream the new LANCE documentary live tonight

After eight years, we will finally have a chance to learn the truth about Lance Armstrong's doping scandal from the former professional road racing cyclist himself in ESPN's... Read more ...

As fashion has its metaverse moment, one app looks to bridge real and...

As fashion has its metaverse moment, one app looks to bridge real and virtual worlds for sneakerheads

Fashion is having its moment in the metaverse. A riot of luxury labels, music, and games are vying for attention in the virtual world. And as physical events and the... Read more ...

Fortnite Gnomes And Teddy Bears Truce Celebrated Secret Challenge Guide

Fortnite Gnomes And Teddy Bears Truce Celebrated Secret Challenge Guide

We're nearing the end of Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2, but there are still a few challenges to complete before Season 3 arrives. In addition to the Overtime missions, a new... Read more ...

Besides Google, these two stores have the Google Pixel Buds in stock

Besides Google, these two stores have the Google Pixel Buds in stock

The original Google Pixel Buds were considered wireless because they did not use a cable to connect to a phone. However, there was a cable that connected the left earbud with... Read more ...

Hackers roll out jailbreak for iOS 13.5, days after latest update's release

Hackers roll out jailbreak for iOS 13.5, days after latest update's release

The team behind the jailbreak said that it is stable Read more ...

Best Buy Memorial Day sale 2020: the best deals on TVs, appliances, laptops...

Best Buy Memorial Day sale 2020: the best deals on TVs, appliances, laptops, more

Best Buy's Memorial Day sale of 2020 has arrived, and the retailer is slashing the price on best-selling items like TVs, appliances, laptops, and more. To help you sort through... Read more ...