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Google launches TensorFlow-based vision recognition kit for RPi Zero W

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:59
Google’s $45 “AIY Vision Kit” for the Raspberry Pi Zero W performs TensorFlow-based vision recognition using a “VisionBonnet” board with a Movidius chip. Google’s AIY Vision Kit for on-device neural network acceleration follows an earlier AIY Projects voice/AI kit for the Raspberry Pi that shipped to MagPi subscribers back in May. Like the voice kit […]

LosslessCut is a Ridiculously Simple Video Cutter for Linux

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:45
If you want a no-nonsense tool that just lets you cut parts of your videos, give LosslessCut a try. It’s an effortless video splitter for Linux.

What’s In My Bag: Simple Tool for Linux Photographers

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:31
I don’t have have enough photographic equipment to use a dedicated application to keep tabs on it. But I do need a simple tool to store essential information about the camera, lenses, and whatnot in my bag. And since I couldn’t find anything that meets my particular needs, I cobbled together one myself.

Wake up and Shut Down Linux Automatically

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 07:16
Don't be a watt-waster. If your computers don't need to be on then shut them down. For convenience and nerd creds, you can configure your Linux computers to wake up and shut down automatically.

When will this script finish doing its job?

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 06:02
Several of my data-auditing scripts take a long time to execute. Until recently I had no way of knowing how long they'd take. I'd enter the command for the script, press Enter and wait. And wait.I've now discovered the pipeline viewer or pv command, which tracks the progress of my scripts.

Automotive Grade Linux plumbing reveals familiar Linux faces

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 04:48
At Embedded Linux Conference Europe, Konsulko’s Matt Porter and Scott Murray dig into AGL plumbing — and it turns out it’s not so scary after all.Among the sessions at the recent Embedded Linux Conference Europe (ELCE) — 57 of which are available on YouTube — are several reports on the Linux Foundation’s Automotive Grade Linux project.

KDEs Goals for 2018 and Beyond

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 03:33
The KDE community has spoken and it has chosen the proposals which will define the general direction of the KDE project over the next three or four years.

5 Free or Low-Cost Security Tools for Defenders

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 02:19
Defending the enterprise is increasingly getting complex, with cloud, mobile, and IoT services expanding the potential attack surface and yet IT security budgets may remain constrained to address new threats, Arun DeSouza, CISO and privacy officer with Nexteer Automotive, said in a presentation here today.

How to Set up WordPress Two-Factor Authentication

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:05
In this guide we are going to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to set up two-factor authentication on a WordPress website, hosted on CentOS 7 VPS. There are many two-factor authentication WordPress plugins available in the WordPress.org plugin repository, but for the purpose of this tutorial, we will install and set up the Google Authenticator plugin for WordPress.

MAME Emulator Now Supports Oriental Legend 2 and Knights of Valour 2 New Legend

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 23:50
MAME, the open-source and cross-platform computer emulator software, has been updated this week to version 0.192, a release that incorporates support for new systems and games.

Qseven module builds on Apollo Lake SoCs

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 22:36
Avalue has launched a Linux-ready “EQM-APL” Qseven module with Apollo Lake SoCs, up to 64GB eMMC, and optional -40 to 85°C support. Avalue’s EQM-APL joins other Intel Apollo Lake based Qseven modules ......

WordPress 4.9.1 Debuts with Updates to Harden Security

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 21:22
Two weeks after reaching general availability, WordPress 4.9 gets its first update fixing bugs and boosting security. The open-source WordPress blogging and content management system (CMS) 4.9.1 update was released on Nov. 29, providing users with security and bug fix improvements.

How to install ClamAV (Antivirus) & ClamTK on Linux

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 20:07
Linux is known for its high standards of security & there are very low amount of viruses that has been known to infect a Linux system. But in the recent times as technology is...

Translate Shell – A Tool To Use Google Translate From Command Line In Linux

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 18:53
2DayGeek:Translate Shell (formerly known as Google Translate CLI) is allows user to access Google Translate right from terminal.

How to Kill a Process in Linux

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 17:39
We’ll show you How to kill a process in Linux . One of the major advantages of Linux is the ability terminate a process without having to reboot your server. In this tutorial, we will show you how to kill a process in Linux using the kill, pkill and killall commands.

Three Chinese Hackers Indicted For Hacking Three Corporations – United States

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 16:24
A thief can’t go and cross borders to steal some very sensitive information but a bad hacker can. The United States has indicted three Chinese hackers for hacking three corporations’ very sensitive information.

How to Write a Custom Nagios Check Plugin

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:10
Even though Nagios Exchange has thousands of available plugins to freely download, sometimes the status needed to be checked is very specific for your scenario.

Making open source evergreen

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 13:56
Danese Cooper is one of open source's strongest advocates, credited with advancing the open sourcing of technology at major companies including Sun Microsystems, Intel, and now PayPal, where she has served as head of open source since 2014.read more

How to Get Vanilla GNOME Shell in Ubuntu

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 12:41
Ubuntu recently made the jump to GNOME, but the default still looks a lot like Unity. If you’d like the vanilla GNOME experience, follow this guide.

Excellent Business Software Alternatives For Linux

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 11:27
Lots of entrepreneurs worry they won't have access to some of the essential software packages if they make a move to Linux. However, as you will discover throughout this post, there are plenty of similar tools that will cover all the bases.