Parted Magic Disk Partitioning Live CD Updated with Linux 4.11.4, ZFS on Linux

Parted Magic creator Patrick Verner announced today the release and immediate availability of the Parted Magic 2017_06_12 updated ISO image of the commercial GNU/Linux distribution designed for disk partitioning and maintenance tasks. Powered by the latest Linux 4.11.4 kernel, Parted Magic 2017_06_12 includes all sorts of up-to-date components, including the Clonezilla 3.25.11 partition and disk imaging/cloning program, Wxfixboot 2.0.1 tool for modifying and fixing bootloaders, as well as DDRescue-GUI 1.7.1 graphical user interface for GNU ddrescue. On top of that, the new Parted Magic updated ISO snapshot ships with zfs-linux... Read more

Ubuntu Devs Begin Testing Wayland on Computers with AMD, Nvidia and Intel GPUs

Now that they choose to ditch their powerful Unity desktop environment for GNOME, the Ubuntu Desktop development team has a lot of work on their hands testing various components and technologies that aren’t quite familiar. In his report last week, Canonical’s Will Cooke revealed the fact that the Ubuntu Desktop team is working hard on implementing a testing infrastructure based on the company’s MAAS (Metal as a Service) and TestFlinger technologies to test various scenarios on a wide range of physical hardware. The new testing infrastructure appears to give the... Read more

The Complete Swift 3 Hacking Bundle

If you’re looking to write iOS and macOS apps, you’ll need to learn Swift 3, meaning The Complete Swift 3 Hacking Bundle is exactly what you need. You’ll get courses that will prepare you for landing that iOS job and will show you how to apps for macOS and watchOS, and will basically help you go from beginner to pro. This following five courses are included in this bundle. Swift Coding Challenges: Real Problems, Real Solutions – Be ready for that iOS job interview that will ask you to take... Read more