Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.
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Linus Torvalds Wants Linux Kernel 5.0 To Be “Meaningless” And “Unpredictable”

If you follow Linux kernel development closely, you must be knowing that major version transitioning, i.e., jump from Linux 2.0 to 3.0 and 3.0 to...
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Hacker’s ‘NULL’ License Plate Trick Earns Him $12,000 Parking Tickets

A security researcher came up with a brilliant plan to mess up with license plate readers and ticketing systems by registering his car's license...
Linux Kernel 5.7 To Include The New exFAT File-system Driver Code

Linux Kernel 5.7 To Include The New exFAT File-system Driver Code

The upcoming kernel 5.6 has already received a bulk of changes and is set to release at the end of April. But, before that,...
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Microsoft Open Sources Visual Studio Code, Supports Linux App Debugging

Short Bytes: Microsoft has made tons of announcements and launches at its Connect(); Developers Conference 2015. The company has open sourced its Visual Studio Code and...
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Why Should Every Developer Contribute To Open Source Software?

Short Bytes: Since the beginning of the free and open source software movement, a lot has changed. Today, open technologies are being used by millions...
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How To Code Your Own ‘Watson’ AI Bot In 50 Lines Of Code?

Short Bytes: Bots are the new apps and the bot store is the new app store. Combined with AI, bots are becoming more powerful...
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Swift 4.0 Open Source Programming Language Released

Yesterday, Apple released its much-anticipated iOS 11 mobile operating system for iPhones, iPads, and iPods. It was accompanied by watchOS 4 and tvOS 11 updates....
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Rock Pi 4 B Review: A Swiss Army Knife Of Single Board Computers

The Rock Pi 4 B, while having no official affiliation with the Raspberry Pi, is a single board computer whose intention it is to provide...
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Watch The Amazing “New Nokia 3310” Concept Running Android In This Video

Short Bytes: After the reports of Nokia 3310 comeback, many concept designs and videos of the new phone are surfacing on the internet. A...
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Linux Mint 19.2 ‘Tina’ Released: A Polished And Free Windows Alternative

With each passing year, the Linux desktops are becoming more complete than ever. Multiple Linux distros are now known to offer a much better...