A complete guide to Raspberry Pi OS
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A complete guide to Raspberry Pi OS

Everything you need to know about the software, formerly known as Raspbian, powering the world’s favourite tiny computer
30 Jul 2021
5 best Linux file managers
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5 best Linux file managers

Using a dedicated file manager will make working with Linux a whole lot easier
23 Jun 2021
Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
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Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
18 Jun 2021
Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?
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Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?

Can the open-source OS really stand up to Microsoft's enterprise juggernaut?
17 Jun 2021
Ubuntu Pro launches on Google Cloud
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Ubuntu Pro launches on Google Cloud

The "hardened" version of the open source Linux OS comes with added security features
15 Jun 2021
Best Linux distros 2021
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Best Linux distros 2021

Whether it's for desktop, server or security, there's bound to be a Linux distro for you
7 May 2021
Red Hat lambasts "unusual" University of Minnesota research approach in Linux feud
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Red Hat lambasts "unusual" University of Minnesota research approach in Linux feud

Establishing trust and transparency is key to open source research that actually matters, the company claims
28 Apr 2021
Red Hat launches OpenShift Platform Plus alongside new managed cloud services
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Red Hat launches OpenShift Platform Plus alongside new managed cloud services

A tertiary OpenShift tier comes alongside three apps for businesses to build on their Kubernetes-based hybrid cloud strategy
28 Apr 2021
Red Hat bolsters Edge strategy with major RHEL platform update
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Red Hat bolsters Edge strategy with major RHEL platform update

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4 brings container deployment and management tools scaled around edge requirements
28 Apr 2021
Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux
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Linux

Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux

Open source maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman slams their project, claiming “our community does not appreciate being experimented on”
22 Apr 2021
Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement
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Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement

Lawsuit revisits ancient legal war over Unix code
1 Apr 2021
Chinese hackers target Linux systems with RedXOR backdoor
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Chinese hackers target Linux systems with RedXOR backdoor

Linux servers hit by malware developed using an end-of-life Red Hat compiler
11 Mar 2021
Google and Red Hat team up with Linux Foundation for software-signing service
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Google and Red Hat team up with Linux Foundation for software-signing service

The project aims to cryptographically verify open source software to mitigate supply chain security risks
10 Mar 2021
Google to fund Linux developers to fix kernel security problems
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Google to fund Linux developers to fix kernel security problems

Linux Foundation will use the developers to work exclusively on security developments
25 Feb 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
28 Jan 2021
Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux
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Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux

The service makes it possible to manage Linux and Windows-based containerized workloads side by side
15 Dec 2020
Microsoft expands Defender capabilities for Linux systems
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Microsoft expands Defender capabilities for Linux systems

Defender for Endpoint customers will be able to detect and remediate advanced threats involving Linux servers
18 Nov 2020
Log-On Wave for IBM Z simplifies highly virtualized environments
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Log-On Wave for IBM Z simplifies highly virtualized environments

The service improves productivity and flattens the learning curve for less-experienced admins
16 Nov 2020
Microsoft Edge arrives on Linux in preview
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Microsoft Edge arrives on Linux in preview

The Chromium-based web browser is now supported on all major desktop and mobile operating systems
21 Oct 2020
Switch to Linux with these top distros
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Switch to Linux with these top distros

Windows 7 is dead; it might be time consider switching to a stable, secure and fast alternative
15 Sep 2020
Make Linux look like Windows 7
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Make Linux look like Windows 7

If you can't quite bear to let Microsoft's recently retired operating system go, Ubuntu Linux can be fashioned into a suitable substitute
10 Sep 2020
Hackers abusing legitimate cloud monitoring tool to infiltrate Linux environments
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Hackers abusing legitimate cloud monitoring tool to infiltrate Linux environments

TeamTNT has been caught using the genuine Weave Scope Docker and Kubernetes tool as an effective backdoor to target servers
9 Sep 2020
Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions
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Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions

Firm backports updated architecture to enterprise customers still relying on pre-2020 versions of Windows 10
21 Aug 2020