Windows 10 gets native OpenSSH client and server

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/14/windows-10-native-openssh-client-server/ It’s quite interesting to see just how far Microsoft has come since Satya Nadella became CEO. The company has gotten out of its comfort zone and made its products more appealing to a wider range of customers, embracing rival platforms and the open-source community. Having … Read more

Colossal Cave Adventure – The Most Famous Classic Text-based Adventure Game

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/colossal-cave-adventure-famous-classic-text-based-adventure-game/ Colossal Cave Adventure , also known as ADVENT, Colossal Cave, or Adventure,  is a most popular text-based adventure game in the period of early 80s and late 90s. This game is also known to be… The post Colossal Cave Adventure – The Most Famous … Read more

Avast makes ‘RetDec’ machine-code decompiler open source on GitHub

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/13/avast-retdec-open-source-machine-code-decompiler/ Open source is the future of computing. Don’t believe me? Three of the most important technology companies — Microsoft, Apple, and Google — not only license open source software, but they contribute to open source projects too. While closed source will likely never go … Read more

Open Source OS Still supporting 32-bit Architecture and Why it’s Important

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/32-bit-os-list/ One after the other, Linux distributions are dropping 32-bit support. Or, to be accurate, they drop support for the Intel x86 32-bit architecture (IA-32). Indeed, computers based on x86_64 hardware (IA-64) are superior in every way to their 32-bits counterpart: they are more … Read more

Testssl.sh – Testing TLS/SSL Encryption Anywhere on Any Port

Full Article : Tecmint – https://www.tecmint.com/testssl-sh-test-tls-ssl-encryption-in-linux-commandline/ testssl.sh is a free and open source, feature-rich command line tool used for checking TLS/SSL encryption enabled services for supported ciphers, protocols and some cryptographic flaws, on Linux/BSD servers. It can be run on…

Puppylinux 7.5 ‘Xenialpup’ is ready to breathe new life into your aging computer — download it now!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/05/puppylinux-75-xenialpup/ Two of my favorite things are dogs and Linux. No, really. When I am not having fun with my Linux box, I am playing or cuddling with my dog. And so, whenever there is a way to mix these things, I am all for … Read more

You can win cool prizes just for trying System76’s Ubuntu-based ‘Pop!_OS’ Linux distro!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/win-prize-ubuntu-pop_os-linux/ There is this stereotype that Linux is not conducive to creativity, and I want you to know it is totally false. True, some photographers, videographers, and other types of artists may opt for a Mac or Windows machine, but they can be just as … Read more

How To Easily And Quickly Compare Container Images

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/easily-quickly-compare-container-images/ I’ve got a good news for those who are building applications on containers. Picture this scenario. You’re a software developer. You’re working on an application, on a run time container image which is maintained by… The post How To Easily And Quickly Compare Container … Read more

The Best Open-Source Games You Can Play on Linux

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/r_Hhl3yOCNs/ Despite PC gaming being big business, Linux users have often been left to rot in gaming obscurity. With Triple A publishers favoring operating systems with bigger market shares, gaming on a Linux machine has been underwhelming to say the least. However, this … Read more

People Should Really Be Thankful For Free Software Developers

Full Article : FOSS Post – https://fosspost.org/opinions/people-be-thankful-for-free-software-developers Users don’t usually realize the value of free software they get for free. Things like Linux, LibreOffice, Inkscape, GIMP and a lot of other free software may be essential in the daily life of each of us. However, we may not actually feel … Read more