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Apple Will Support the Future Success of Blender 3D Software

1 hour 45 min ago
Blender Foundation on Thursday announced Apple’s joining of the Blender Development Fund, stating that the company will support the “continued core development for Blender.” So lots of nice things coming over to the folks at Blender Foundation.

Lilbits: TCL’s concept smart glasses, PineNote E Ink tablet, and using the Raspberry Pi 400 as a keyboard

Monday 18th of October 2021 06:30:10 AM
TCL, which has a habit of showing off display technology that may or may not ever see the light of day, has released a video showing a concept for a set of augmented reality smart glasses with micro LED displays.

Visual Studio Code or Atom? Which Code Editor Should You Use?

Monday 18th of October 2021 04:18:39 AM
Finding a good open source code editor is not hard these days, choosing one can be. Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code and GitHub’s Atom are two of the most popular, feature-rich, IDE-like code editors that have a huge user base and fan following.

Apple is now funding Blender development joining many big names

Monday 18th of October 2021 02:27:50 AM
There's apparently absolutely no stopping the Blender train, with the developer announcing that Apple has now joined their development fund.

How to Install MATE Desktop 1.26 on Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri

Monday 18th of October 2021 12:16:19 AM
In the following tutorial, you will have learned how to install MATE Desktop 1.26 on your Ubuntu 21.10 operating system.

PinePhone Pro Linux Smartphone is Now Available for Pre-order

Sunday 17th of October 2021 10:04:48 PM
The PINE64, the hardcore nerds behind Linux-powered hardware, has just announced the PinePhone Pro. The PinePhone Pro costs $399 and is designed to be user repairable. The spare parts will be sold through the Pine Store.

Arduino Nano Pros and Cons: Is the Cheapest Arduino Worth It?

Sunday 17th of October 2021 08:03:20 PM
While there is quite an array of Arduino boards to choose from, the Nano is a versatile board suitable for almost all DIY electronic projects. These tiny micro controllers make compact DIY hardware development available to more people than ever before. In the past we have covered reasons you may not want to choose a genuine Arduino for your projects, but today lets take a look at the positives and negatives of the Arduino Nano.

Ubuntu Web Remix 20.04.3 Released with /e/ on WayDroid and Linux Kernel 5.11

Sunday 17th of October 2021 06:04:24 PM
Creator of Ubuntu Unity and UbuntuEd, Rudra Saraswat announced today the release of Ubuntu Web Remix 20.04.3 as the latest version of this unofficial Ubuntu flavor that aims to be a Chrome OS alternative.

How to Install Python 3.9 on Ubuntu 20.04

Sunday 17th of October 2021 03:52:53 PM
In the following article, we’ll walk through the installation of your Python 3.9 version with two options. Installing it directly from the APT repository or building the Python 3.9 from the source. Python is one of the world’s most popular programming languages.

Is Linux a Waste of Time and Should You Stick to Windows?

Sunday 17th of October 2021 01:43:07 PM
Some people find out about Linux, dive in, then walk away feeling like Linux is a waste of time. That's a pretty broad brush to paint the entire operating system with, but there are some use-cases where Linux is great and others where you might run into some challenges. Here are some frustrations people have expressed about Linux and what you can do about it if you decide that Linux is still for you.

5 open source tabletop RPGs you should try

Sunday 17th of October 2021 12:16:03 PM
Open source arrived in the pen-and-paper RPG industry back at the turn of the century, when Wizards of the Coast, publisher of Magic: The Gathering and Dungeons [he]amp[/he] Dragons, developed the Open Game License (OGL). Many publishers have since adopted the OGL themselves or use similar licenses, such as Creative Commons.

Pine64 Announces Updated PinePhone Pro Linux Powered Cell Phone

Sunday 17th of October 2021 10:04:31 AM
Pine64 today announced its latest Linux-powered device, the PinePhone Pro, an update to the original PinePhone which sees a more powerful device running mainline Linux (Manjaro in this case) on a mobile device that works as a cell phone and a desktop computer.

Ubuntu 21.10 “Impish Indri” Available To Download

Sunday 17th of October 2021 07:53:00 AM
After 6 months of development, Ubuntu 21.10 codenamed “Impish Indri” is now available for download. Ubuntu 21.10, a short-term support release, improves on its predecessor Ubuntu 21.04 by including an updated desktop environment, applications, and several bug fixes.

How to Install VLC Media Player on Linux Mint 20

Sunday 17th of October 2021 05:41:29 AM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install VLC Media Player on your Linux Mint system.

Computer scientists at University of Edinburgh contemplate courses without 'Alice' and 'Bob'

Sunday 17th of October 2021 03:29:58 AM
Academics advised to consider excluding certain terminology for the sake of inclusivity. A working group in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland has proposed a series of steps to "decolonize" the Informatics curriculum, which includes trying "to avoid using predominantly Western names such as Alice/Bob (as is common in the computer security literature)."…

How to Install Fish Shell on CentOS 8 and Rocky Linux 8

Sunday 17th of October 2021 01:18:27 AM
Fish Shell also known as ‘Friendly interactive shell’ used for Unix/Linux-like operating distributions. It provides a smart, fully equipped, and user-friendly command-line environment for all Linux users.

Reach your open source community with content marketing

Saturday 16th of October 2021 11:06:56 PM
Both startups and more established firms are increasingly turning to content marketing as a way of reaching prospective customers. However, corporate marketers often consider the open source software (OSS) community a challenge to reach. This article features ways your technology and content marketing teams can work together to target and reach the community around an OSS project your organization supports.

How to Stop Distro-Hopping and Find the Perfect Linux Distro for Yourself

Saturday 16th of October 2021 09:45:19 PM
Do you ever find yourself stuck in the never-ending loop of switching between multiple Linux distros for months? Maybe you want to explore all the available options in search of the best, but with so many distros to try, that seems like an impossible task. Although as fun it is to install and test new operating systems, settling with a feature-rich Linux distro that fits your needs is far better than going on a wild goose chase.

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 21.04 to 21.10 Impish Indri

Saturday 16th of October 2021 09:01:41 PM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to upgrade from Ubuntu 21.04 to 21.10 with complete steps and screenshots.

How to Install OpenLiteSpeed on AlmaLinux 8

Saturday 16th of October 2021 06:50:10 PM
OpenLiteSpeed is a free, open-source web server that you can use for administering and serving websites. This tutorial will show you how to install OpenLiteSpeed web server on Alma Linux 8.