DECnet may be purged from Linux
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Thursday, 04 August 2022 11:32

DECnet may be purged from Linux


End of an error 

Microsoft software engineer Stephen Hemminger has proposed removing the DECnet protocol handling code from the Linux kernel putting the final full stop on the long history of protocol wars.

Linux hit by a rather nasty persistent virus
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TIme for a lock down 

Intezer Labs security researchers have identified a sophisticated new malware that targets Linux devices.

Microsoft stopped Lenovo from booting Linux
Published in PC Hardware


Are the days of Steve Ballmer back?

There is concern that Microsoft, which once dubbed Linux as a cancer on its operating system, might be returning to its old ways.

UCLA could give nerds muscles
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Monday, 11 July 2022 11:27

UCLA could give nerds muscles


No more sand being kicked face of Linux developers

University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) materials scientists and SRI International have developed a new material and manufacturing process for creating artificial muscles that are stronger and more flexible than their biological counterparts.

Microsoft's xCloud looks terrible on Linux
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Although since when was Linux the pretty option

Linux fans are a little upset that Microsoft's xCloud game streaming looks noticeable worse when running on Linux than Windows.

Russians switching to Linux
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Friday, 01 July 2022 12:15

Russians switching to Linux


In Putin’s Russia 2023 is the year of Linux on the desktop

Tsar Putin’s invasion of Ukraine is forcing the country to switch to Linux.

Linux could go Rusty in the next release
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Tuesday, 28 June 2022 11:21

Linux could go Rusty in the next release


We will C what happens next 

Linux has been written in the C programming language for more than 30 years but the last few years have seen a growing momentum to make the Rust programming language Linux's second Linux language.

HP launches its developer-oriented Linux laptop
Published in PC Hardware


$1,099 priced laptop with Pop!_OS

HP has launched its Dev One Linux Laptop, a $1,099-priced 14-incher that runs on AMD CPU and Pop!_OS.

Trend Micro finds new Linux based ransomware
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Targets VMware ESXi servers

Researchers at Trend Micro have discovered some new Linux-based ransomware that's being used to attack VMware ESXi servers.

Nvidia publishes Linux GPU kernel modules
Published in Graphics


Promises to maintain it

Nvidia, which is named after a Roman vengeance daemon, is publishing their Linux GPU kernel modules as open-source and has sworn by its dark gods to maintain them.