Jun 112016

By Mikko Hypponen at Linux.com…

Most people probably have an idea about what a hacker looks like. The image of someone sitting alone at a computer, with their face obscured by a hoodie, staring intently at lines of code in which their particular brand of crime or mischief is rooted, has become widely associated with hackers. You can confirm this by simply doing an image search for “hackers” and seeing what you come up with.

Source: Real Hackers Don’t Wear Hoodies (Cybercrime is Big Business) | Linux.com | The source for Linux information

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May 142016

More on Ubuntu 16.04, tips for getting started by Swapnil Bhartiya at Linux.com…

Ubuntu 16.04 was released in April, and it’s a great release. Ubuntu is generally known as an extremely user-friendly distribution, so it’s easy to get up and running quickly. That said, there are a few things to do — depending on your needs — to get most out of your system.

Source: Get Started with Ubuntu 16.04 | Linux.com | The source for Linux information

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May 082016

The latest Long Term Support distro of Ubuntu is reviewed at Linux.com by Swapnil Bhartiya…

Ubuntu 16.04 was announced recently, and, as a Long Term Support (LTS) release, the primary focus is on enterprise users. That doesn’t mean there is nothing exciting for desktop users; in fact, there’s a lot.

Source: Ubuntu 16.04 Review: What’s New for Desktop Users | Linux.com | The source for Linux information

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May 032016

Anyone starting with Linux, any version, would do well to review this article at TechRepublic.com…

Linux has taken over the enterprise. It runs the backbone for many of the largest companies. It’s one of the biggest players in big data. If you’re serious about moving up the IT ladder, at some point, you’re going to have to know Linux.

Source: The first five Linux command-line apps every admin should learn – TechRepublic

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