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300px-RaspberryPiGo figure … KLUG just acquired the Model B and already obsolete! We will have an introduction to our new Raspberry Pi B at our regular Tuesday evening meeting on July 15, 2014. Then at our July 22nd meeting we will have a pizza pie party with a Raspberry Jam session. If you plan on attending please RSVP on the Meetings page, so we can right size meeting room and pizza order! – Thanks

 

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Pat Riehecky has announced the availability of the first beta build of Scientific Linux 7.0, a distribution compiled from the source code for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and enhanced with extra applications for scientific computing: "Today we are announcing a beta release of Scientific Linux 7. Changes.... [...]
Sat, Jul 26, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
Earlier
eWEEK: The open-source WordPress blog and content management system (CMS) software is widely deployed and is increasingly being targeted by attackers too. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux News
TechnewsWorld: The Skype for Linux application window is bordered in dull gray, and the window fields are washed-out white. The design lacks any appeal. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux News
O'Reilly Radar: Can education and peer review keep a huge open source project on track? [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux News
Alex Polvi has announced the release of CoreOS 367.1.0, the first stable release of the specialist Linux distribution for servers and clusters: "First off, happy sysadmin day. We think we have a pretty good sysadmin surprise in store for you today as we are announcing the CoreOS stable.... [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
New York Times: Remember how the open source software movement was supposed to be like Woodstock, with everybody sharing and everything free? [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux News
OpenSource Observatory: Toulouse, France's fourth largest city, has saved 1 million euro by migrating all its desktops to LibreOffice, an open source suite of office productivity tools. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux News
Adam Conrad has announced the release of Ubuntu 14.04.1, the first maintenance update of the popular distribution's current stable release: "The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (long-term support) for its Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products, as well as other flavours.... [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
Samuel Baggen has announced the release of Elive 2.3.4, the latest beta release from the project that builds a Debian-based distribution with a customised Enlightenment desktop: "The Elive team is proud to announce the release of the beta version 2.3.4. This new version includes: a send-to-Dropbox option has.... [...]
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
Oracle has announced the release of Oracle Linux 7.0, a distribution rebuilt from source code of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, but featuring a custom "unbreakable" kernel: "Oracle is pleased to announce the general availability of Oracle Linux 7. Oracle Linux 7 offers the latest innovations and improvements.... [...]
Wed, Jul 23, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch