Monthly Archives: Juni 2016

Jun 30

​RightScale can help you pick out the right public cloud

By Lotte Nielsen

Selecting the best public cloud for your needs can be a bear of a job. RightScale has a tool that can make it more than barely manageable. RightScale’s tool compares the big four public cloud providers: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine, and IBM’s SoftLayer. It enables you to compare and contrast […]

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Jun 28

​Open-source Microsoft protocol aims to be a programming standard

By Lotte Nielsen

Codenvy, Microsoft, and Red Hat have announced they are adopting a universal Language Server Protocol for integrated development environments. Microsoft — yes, Microsoft — announced at the DevNation conference in San Francisco that it’s releasing an open-source language server protocol. More interesting still, this is being done in concert with Codenvy and Red Hat. This […]

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Jun 22

Fedora 24 shows off new visions of the Linux desktop, cloud, and containers

By Lotte Nielsen

Fedora adds multiple Linux desktops, OpenShift cloud Origin and Fedora Atomic Host to drive containerized application development and deployment. One of open-source developers‘ favorite Linux distributions, Red Hat‘s community Linux distribution, has a new release: Fedora 24. While best known as a Linux desktop, the new Fedora — as with previous recent releases — is […]

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Jun 16

GCC 6 Imminent for openSUSE Tumbleweed, openSUSE Leap 42.2 Alpha 2 Coming Soon

By Lotte Nielsen

Today, June 15, 2016, the openSUSE Tumbleweed maintainers have informed the community that the long-anticipated GCC 6 compiler is imminent for the rolling operating system. openSUSE Tumbleweed received its last snapshot (20160612) on June 14, 2016, which brought several goodies to users of this RPM-based computer operating system, including the recently released Linux 4.6.2 kernel, […]

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Jun 15

​Nextcloud releases ownCloud fork ahead of schedule

By Lotte Nielsen

Ahead of a promised early July release, Nextcloud 9, the open-source personal and business private cloud, is now available. When Frank Karlitschek, co-founder and former CTO of ownCloud, forked ownCloud into Nextcloud , I expected it to do well. I didn’t expect it to have its first major release less than two weeks after the […]

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Jun 14

Why microsoft is turning into an open source company

By Lotte Nielsen

Microsoft now has its own BSD Unix operating system, supports Ubuntu as a subsystem on Windows 10, and recently open-sourced the Xamarin software development kit. This is not Bill Gates or Steve Ballmer’s Microsoft. I know it’s very, very hard for some of you to believe it, but Microsoft really and truly is well on […]

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Jun 09

OnePlus 3 Camera Samples Released; OxygenOS Now Open Source

By Lotte Nielsen

There is little left to the imagination when it comes to the OnePlus 3. The smartphone has been subjected to numerous leaks ahead of its June 14 unveil, and now, we get treated with camera samples, some great OxygenOS news, and pricing details. After releasing camera samples a few days ago, OnePlus has released more […]

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