Kdenlive Video Editor Issues Final Major Update on Old Codebase

A new version of open-source video editor Kdenlive is available to download. Kdenlive 17.12.0 is something of a bittersweet release as it’s likely to be the final major release using the current Kdenlive codebase. Again, like the last few releases, this update is primarily focused on bug fixes and stability. In particular this update solves […] This post, Kdenlive Video Editor Issues Final Major Update on Old Codebase, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!. Read more

7 Best Linux Games of 2017

We present our list of the best Linux games 2017, including big-name titles like DiRT Rally and Hitman as well as open-source favourites and indie hits. This post, 7 Best Linux Games of 2017, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!. Read more

Mozilla’s claims of Firefox Quantum success aren’t confirmed by user stats

Mozilla on Thursday touted Firefox Quantum, the browser upgrade launched one month ago, as its biggest release ever and said early adoption metrics have been “super encouraging.”But preliminary browser measurements taken by the U.S. government show only a small increase in Firefox’s domestic usage since Quantum debuted on Nov. 14.That did not deter Mozilla, however.[ Further reading: The 12 must-have Firefox add-ons of 2017 ]”In less than a month, Firefox Quantum has already been installed by over 170 [million] people around the world,” Nick Nguyen, the company’s top Firefox executive,... Read more

Learn To Use Man Pages Efficiently

A while ago, we have published a brief guide that described how to easily recall forgotten Linux commands. That guide was really quite useful for those having trouble at remembering commands. Today, we are going… The post Learn To Use Man Pages Efficiently appeared first on OSTechNix. Read more

14 practical resources for DevOps practitioners

Are you looking for good reading material to help you implement (or strengthen) DevOps in your organization? DevOps expert Chris Short offers 14 options for your consideration in his All Things Open 2017 Lightning Talk. Most of Chris’ recommendations are books, several are websites, and a couple aren’t about DevOps at all. But all of them have something important to teach you about unifying software development and operations to work better, smarter, and faster. read more Read more

Bolt Will Tackle Thunderbolt 3 Security on Linux

Ah, you gotta love Red Hat — they’re never not busy working on something that might make our lives a little easier. Latest case in point: Thunderbolt 3. This alternative to USB and other peripheral port technologies (including the older Thunderbolt 2) is fast gaining traction in the tech industry (especially since Intel made it […] This post, Bolt Will Tackle Thunderbolt 3 Security on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!. Read more