Tyson Foods Honored as SUSE Customer of the Year

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/kNHEgbqODwU/tyson-foods-honored-suse-customer-year Every year, SUSE honors 4 companies worldwide, one in each region of the globe: Latin America, APAC, EMEA and North America. Recipient companies are recognized for “defining the future:” using SUSE open source solutions for IT transformation, increased business agility and continuity. 2016 award … Read more

Nasdaq Selects Drupal 8

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/MQu9WSoCg3M/nasdaq-selects-drupal-8 Dries Buytaert announced today that Nasdaq Corporate Solutions has selected Drupal 8 and will work with Acquia to create its Investor Relations Website Platform. In the words of Angela Byron, a.k.a “Webchick”, “This is a big freakin’ deal.” more>>

Blender for Visual Effects

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/wQMPtniACQk/blender-visual-effects Video editing and visual effects are two closely related fields. They’re also dominated by expensive proprietary software. There are open-source alternatives to some of these packages, and some of them stand up very well by comparison. more>>

Better Cloud Storage with ownCloud 9.1

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/lyfb7iDEdYY/better-cloud-storage-owncloud-91 A new version of ownCloud community edition has been released, and it brings a number of important updates, new features and security improvements. The result is a more useful and safe environment for collaboration and cloud storage. more>>

Google’s SwiftShader Released

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/m_0xBSiaTpU/googles-swiftshader-released Year by year, plain-old HTML 5 websites are becoming fancier, and right now, the home entertainment world is buzzing about VR and 3D. But most sites are missing the boat; they have no 3D content. Well, that’s about to change. more>>

Peppermint 7 Released

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/GY4Wl_AJV60/peppermint-7-released Peppermint 7 launched a few days ago. Peppermint is a lightweight Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with an emphasis on speed and simplicity. Although the name is similar to Linux Mint, the projects aren’t directly related. more>>

Libarchive Security Flaw Discovered

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/jTMHv8mRNjA/libarchive-security-flaw-discovered When it comes to security, everyone knows you shouldn’t run executable files from an untrustworthy source. Back in the late 1990s, when web users were a little more naive, it was quite common to receive infected email messages with fake attachments. more>>

Sony Settles in Linux Battle

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/XpothRRq-Nc/sony-settles-linux-battle When Sony released its PlayStation 3 console in 2006, most fans were excited by the enhanced graphics and processing power, but a small (yet significant) group of buyers was excited about an entirely different feature. more>>

OpenSwitch Finds a New Home

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/hEol_kE80I4/openswitch-finds-new-home OpenSwitch has joined the Linux Foundation’s stable of networking projects. This is a significant step. It means the network operating system’s development will be driven by community needs, instead of the needs of few private companies. more>>