Subject: Sponsored development is a win-win for users and developers
opensource.com: Paying a developer to add features to open source software may seem strange, unless you consider the bigger picture.
Subject: 9 Excellent Open Source Configuration Management Applications
This software automates the configuration of machines to a particular state.
Subject: Coinmon - Check Cryptocurrency Prices From Commandline
ostechnix: Are you a Cryptocurrency investor?
Subject: Linux 4.15 rc1
Linus Torvalds: So it's been the usual two weeks of merge window, and rc1 is out.
Subject: How to Download and Extract Tar Files with One Command
Tecmint: Tar (Tape Archive) is a popular file archiving format in Linux. It can be used together with gzip (tar.gz) or bzip2 (tar.bz2) for compression.
Subject: Linux Mint 18.3 "Sylvia" Cinnamon and MATE Editions Now Available to Download
Linux Minx 18.3 "Sylvia" is based on the Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system and uses the Linux 4.10 kernel series by default.
Subject: Configuring SNI in Tomcat
Server Name Indication (SNI) has been implemented in Tomcat 8.5 and 9, and it means certificates can be mapped to the hostname of the incoming request.
Subject: How To Customize Firefox +57 User Interface
FOSSpost: Fortunately, you can easily customize Firefox +57 interface by modifying the default skin.
Subject: How to Configure Basic HTTP Authentication in Nginx
Tecmint: Basic HTTP authentication is a security mechanism to restrict access to your website/application or some parts of it by setting up simple username/password authentication.
Subject: How to Install Software Via the Command Line in Various Linux Distros
MakeTechEasier: Different Linux distributions use different package managers to handle installing software.
Subject: 'Big four' Linux companies shift open-source licensing policies
ZDnet: Red Hat, Facebook, Google, and IBM commit to providing a fair cure period to correct open-source GPLv2 software license compliance issues.
Subject: Extending Linux Photographic Workflow with a QNAP NAS
Medium: After years of dealing with VPS and home-grown backup solutions, I finally took the plunge and invested in a dedicated Network Attached Storage (NAS) appliance.
Subject: BlackArch Linux Ethical Hacking Distro Updated with More Than 50 New Tools
The BlackArch Linux 2017.11.24 ISO snapshot is now available to download as the latest for the ethical hacking/pentesting distro
Subject: File Manipulation Tips & Tricks
2DayGeek: How To Empty a File, Delete N Lines From a File, Remove Matching String From a File, And Remove Empty/Blank Lines From a File In Linux?
Subject: What 'Grey's Anatomy' taught me about open scientific research
opensource.com: Shifting from proprietary to open source thinking in scientific research harnesses our collective intelligence for the benefit of humankind.
Subject: Linux Kernel 4.13 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Move to Linux 4.14 LTS Now
Linux 4.13 won't receive any other updates.
Subject: Building the Apache Portable Runtime (APR)
Depending on your Linux distro, you may have to build the APR from scratch to take advantage of the higher performance of the OpenSSL library in Tomcat.
Subject: 3 open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher
You don't need a proprietary tool to design a great layout.
Subject: Linus 'Linux' Torvalds gives security developers guidance
ZDnet: Leading open-source developer Torvalds does more than swear at poor security development.
Subject: Running Chromium with Ozone-GBM on a GNU/Linux desktop system
Ozone is Chromium's next-gen platform abstraction layer for graphics and input.