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New Features in the Upcoming Linux Mint 21 Release

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 12:00

Development for Linux Mint 21 is going in full swing. Here is a sneak peek into the features of this much-awaited distribution release.

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How to Enhance Firefox Security with about:config Tweaks

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 11:00

If you are an advanced PC user and have been using Firefox browser for a long time, you might already be aware of about:config Settings. For those who don’t know, Firefox gives you a lot of customization by visiting about:config section.

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Microsoft Did It Again, SFC Urges Developers to Quit GitHub

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 10:00

Microsoft’s new service for automatically writing AI-based code, Copilot, has sparked outrage in the Open Source community.

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Ubuntu 22.10 Introduces a New “Ubuntu Desktop” Settings Panel

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 09:00

A new settings panel in Ubuntu 22.10, “Kinetic Kudu”, consolidates the desktop options. Here’s how it looks.

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Attackers are using deepfakes to snag remote IT jobs

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 08:00

Malicious individuals are using stolen personally identifiable information (PII) and voice and video deepfakes to try to land remote IT, programming, database and software-related jobs, the FBI has warned.

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How to Strengthen Firefox Privacy and Security for Digital Surveillance

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 01:59

Mozilla Firefox is one of the best browsers available that combines strong privacy protection features, good security, active development, and regular updates. A solid alternative to Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Vivaldi.

In this guide, you will learn how to strengthen Firefox privacy and security for digital surveillance.

 

 

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Monitorix – A Linux System and Network Monitoring Tool

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 01:30

Monitorix is an open-source, free, and powerful lightweight tool designed to monitor system and network resources in Linux. It regularly collects system and network data and displays the information in graphs using its own web interface (which listens on the port 8080/TCP).

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The History of Rocky Linux Distribution

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 01:00

Rocky Linux is a community-supported, and production-grade operating system designed to offer rock-solid stability and regular security updates for production workloads. It has increasingly gained traction since its inception and now sits with the big boys such as SUSE Linux Enterprise and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Weston 10.0.1: A Bug-Fix Release

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 00:30

Released a few weeks ago, Weston 10.0.1 was the first bug-fix release in several years for the Wayland compositor. Here’s a summary of what was fixed over the last few months.

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9to5Linux Weekly Roundup

Wed, 07/06/2022 - 00:14

Last week we had some really great software releases, starting with both the Mozilla Thunderbird 102 email client and Mozilla Firefox 102 web browser, continuing with the Plasma Mobile Gear 22.06 software suite for mobile devices, new NVIDIA graphics and HP printing drivers, the OTA-23 update for Ubuntu Touch, a new major Unity7 desktop update, and ending with Darktable 4.0 RAW image editor.

On top of that, I tell you a bit about some exciting features coming to the GNOME 43 desktop environment, warn you about the end of life support for the Debian GNU/Linux 9 “Stretch” operating system series, and tease you with an upcoming 4K Linux laptop from Star Labs. Below, you can enjoy these and much more in 9to5Linux’s Linux weekly roundup for July 3rd, 2022.

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10 Necessary Ubuntu Apps For Everyone [Part 3]

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 23:59

This article gives you the top 10 necessary Ubuntu apps in 2022 (part 3) that you may use for your daily productive work.

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Debian 9 (Stretch) Reached End-Of-Life, Maintenance Model Explained

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 23:00

On June 30, 2022, Debian 9 (Stretch) reached its End of Life (EOL). Learn more about upgrading to a new version here.

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KDE Slimbook Gen4 Is Available Now with an AMD Ryzen 7 5700U CPU

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 21:00

The biggest change in KDE Slimbook Gen4 is the new AMD Ryzen 7 5700U processor. Learn more about the new release here.

As usual, the Linux laptop is available in two variants, KDE Slimbook 14″ featuring a 14-inch Full HD IPS LED display with 1920×1080 resolution at 60Hz refresh rate and 100% sRGB, and KDE Slimbook 15.6” featuring a bigger 15.6-inch Full HD IPS LED display with 1920×1080 resolution at 60Hz refresh rate and 100% sRGB.

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Linux Mint 21 “Vanessa” Disables systemd-oom, BETA Arriving Soon

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 19:00

A list of upcoming features in Linux Mint 21 “Vanessa” and the details about the critical decision on systemd-oomd service.

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Darktable 4.0 Released for Open Source RAW Image Editing

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 17:00

Coming more than five months after darktable 3.8.1, the darktable 4.0 release is here to introduce several new features. Learn more here.

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TUXEDO Pulse 15 Gen2 Linux Ultrabook Out Now with Ryzen 7 5700U

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 15:00

The TUXEDO Pulse 15 Gen2 Linux laptop is out now with a newer AMD Ryzen 7 processor. Learn more about the release here.

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How to Install Postman on Ubuntu 22.04 or 20.04

Mon, 07/04/2022 - 15:59

This tutorial will show you how to install Postman on Ubuntu 22.04 or 20.04 using a few different methods.

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How to install latest GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) on Linux

Mon, 07/04/2022 - 11:00

If you are looking for an alternative to Adobe Photoshop without burning a hole in your pocket, then go for the GIMP, which is totally free to use, and importantly, it’s available for all major platforms like Microsoft Windows, macOS, Chrome OS, and, of course, Linux.

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How to Install Latest Linux Kernel in RHEL 8

Sun, 07/03/2022 - 15:00

A Kernel is somewhat the soul of an operating system since it exists at its core. Once you start/boot your machine, the Kernel takes control of the entire system. Each RHEL 8 distribution is shipped with a custom-built kernel. Here’s how to install it.

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How to Install Vivaldi Browser on Linux

Sun, 07/03/2022 - 13:00

Vivaldi is a non-FOSS multi-platform web browser that is available for all major platforms like Windows, macOS, and Linux. It is very compelling to use and has many features that might tempt you to replace your old browser with Vivaldi.

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