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How to Install Anaconda on CentOS 7

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 08:08
Anaconda is the most popular python data science and machine learning platform, used for large-scale data processing, predictive analytics and scientific computing. Anaconda distribution ships with more than 1,000 data packages, the conda command-line tool and with a desktop graphical user interface called Anaconda Navigator.

How to get started in AI

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 06:54
I've both asked and been asked about the best way to learn more about artificial intelligence (AI). What should I read? What should I watch? I'll get to that. But, first, it's useful to break down this question, given that AI covers a lot of territory.One important distinction to draw is between the research side of AI and the applied side. Cassie Kozyrkov of Google drew this distinction in a talk at the recent O'Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference in London, and it's a good one.read more

Essential System Tools: Timeshift – Reliable system restore tool for Linux

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 05:39
Timeshift is a GTK3-based, open source, system restore utility which takes incremental snapshots of the system using rsync and hard-links. These snapshots can be restored at a later date to undo all changes that were made to the system after the snapshot was taken. Snapshots can be taken manually or at regular intervals using scheduled jobs.

A Month After Microsoft Claimed Patent 'Truce' Its Patent Trolls Keep Attacking Microsoft's Rivals

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 04:25
Microsoft's legal department relies on its vultures (to whom it passes money and patents) to sue its rivals; but other than that, Microsoft is a wonderful company!

Growing Your Small Business With An Affordable OS

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 01:36
Technology helps your small business grow, and can do quite a few wonders for the time and effort you invested into it. Even if you're working on a minimal budget, there's quite a few option to look into to make sure you've got just as much of a chance as the shop next door to you.

The 10 Best Free Linux Games

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 22:45
There are plenty of excellent games on Linux, and a fair amount of them are completely free. Some are open source, and others are fairly big names available through Steam. In every case, these are quality games that you can play any time on Linux at absolutely no cost.

Optimizing Kubernetes resource allocation in production

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 19:53
My first day with Kubernetes involved dockerizing an application and deploying it to a production cluster. I was migrating one of Buffer's highest throughput (and low-risk) endpoints out of a monolithic application. This particular endpoint was causing growing pains and would occasionally impact other, higher priority traffic.read more

Linux Mint, MX Linux, Mageia, Steam Link, WordPress, CS:GO Battle Royale | This Week in Linux 46

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 17:02
also TWinL46: Ubuntu Touch, Xubuntu Axes 32-bit ISOs, NVIDIA Open-Sources PhysX, Microsoft's Edge to be Chromium Based, Critical Kubernetes Flaw, Australia Wants Encryption Destroyed, Humble Bundle

Powers of two, powers of Linux: 2048 at the command line

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 14:10
Hello and welcome to today's installment of the Linux command-line toys advent calendar. Every day, we look at a different toy for your terminal: it could be a game or any simple diversion that helps you have fun.Maybe you have seen various selections from our calendar before, but we hope there’s at least one new thing for everyone.read more

How To Install and Configure Nagios on CentOS 7

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 11:19
Nagios is one of the most popular open source monitoring systems. Nagios keeps an inventory of your entire IT infrastructure and ensures your networks, servers, applications, services, and processes are up and running. In case of failure or suboptimal performance Nagios will send notification alerts via various methods.

6 steps to optimize software delivery with value stream mapping

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 08:27
Do your efforts to improve software development fall short due to confusion and too much debate? Does your organization have a clear picture of what is achievable, and are you sure you’re moving in the right direction? Can you determine how much business value you[he]#039[/he]ve delivered so far? Are the bottlenecks in your process known? Do you know how to optimize your current process?

Amber Is A Cool Ambiance-Inspired Gtk / Gnome Shell Theme

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 05:36
Amber is a Gtk+ 3, Gtk+ 2 and Gnome Shell theme inspired by Ubuntu's Ambiance theme, created by Mattias (lassekongo83), of Zuki fame.

How Open Policy Agent Works to Secure Cloud-Native Workloads

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 02:44
The open-source Open Policy Agent project looks to make it easier for organizations to define and deploy policies to help secure access to cloud data and workloads.

Rugged Coffee Lake panel-PCs run Intel's OpenVINO AI toolkit

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 23:52
IEI’s 15- to 24-inch, IP66-armored “PPC-F-Q370” panel-PCs offer 8th Gen Core CPUs with Intel’s OpenVINO AI toolkit plus 2x GbE, 8x USB 3.0, 4x PCIe, 4x SATA bays, and 2x M.2/NVMe slots. IEI announced a new panel-PC series based on Intel’s 8th Gen “Coffee Lake” processors that feature Intel’s OpenVINO toolkit for AI development.

Saving lives with open source, RISC-V and Linux Foundations team up, and more news

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 21:01
In this edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look RISC-V and Linux Foundations teaming up, open source tool for choosing chemotherapy drugs, Albania implements LibreOffice, and more!

Linux Foundation consolidates FOSS compliance efforts under ACT project

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 19:06
The challenge of open source compliance starts with figuring out which compliance tools to use. The Linux Foundation’s new ACT group aims to cut through the confusion with a one-stop shop for FOSS compliance projects. As open source software releases and customer adoption continue to increase, many companies underestimate what’s involved with going open source. […]

Play Tetris at your Linux terminal

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 17:12
Thanks for joining us for today's installment of the Linux command-line toys advent calendar. If this is your first visit to the series, you might be asking yourself, what’s a command-line toy. Even I'm not quite sure, but generally, it could be a game or any simple diversion that helps you have fun at the terminal.It's quite possible that some of you will have seen various selections from our calendar before, but we hope there’s at least one new thing for everyone.read more

Plan your own holiday calendar at the Linux command line

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 15:18
Welcome to today's installment of the Linux command-line toys advent calendar. If this is your first visit to the series, you might be asking yourself, what’s a command-line toy. Even I'm not quite sure, but generally, it could be a game or any simple diversion that helps you have fun at the terminal.It's quite possible that some of you will have seen various selections from our calendar before, but we hope there’s at least one new thing for everyone.read more

How To Install and Configure Redmine on Ubuntu 18.04

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 13:23
Redmine is one of the most popular open source project management and issue tracking software tools. It is cross-platform and cross-database and built on top of the Ruby on Rails framework. Redmine includes support for multiple projects, wikis, issue tracking system, forums, calendars, email notifications, and much more.

How to install VeraCrypt on Kali Linux

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 11:29
For years, TrueCrypt was the gold standard in encrypting drives across platforms. TrueCrypt is gone now, but VeraCrypt is carrying on its legacy. It looks and works a lot like TrueCrypt did, and it's compatible with TrueCrypt partitions.