Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?
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Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?

Can the open-source OS really stand up to Microsoft's enterprise juggernaut?
9 Apr 2021
Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement
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Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement

Lawsuit revisits ancient legal war over Unix code
1 Apr 2021
Chinese hackers target Linux systems with RedXOR backdoor
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Chinese hackers target Linux systems with RedXOR backdoor

Linux servers hit by malware developed using an end-of-life Red Hat compiler
11 Mar 2021
Google and Red Hat team up with Linux Foundation for software-signing service
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Google and Red Hat team up with Linux Foundation for software-signing service

The project aims to cryptographically verify open source software to mitigate supply chain security risks
10 Mar 2021
Best Linux distros 2021
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Best Linux distros 2021

Whether it's for desktop, server or security, there's bound to be a Linux distro for you
26 Feb 2021
Google to fund Linux developers to fix kernel security problems
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Google to fund Linux developers to fix kernel security problems

Linux Foundation will use the developers to work exclusively on security developments
25 Feb 2021
Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
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Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
29 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
28 Jan 2021
Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux
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Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux

The service makes it possible to manage Linux and Windows-based containerized workloads side by side
15 Dec 2020
Microsoft expands Defender capabilities for Linux systems
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Microsoft expands Defender capabilities for Linux systems

Defender for Endpoint customers will be able to detect and remediate advanced threats involving Linux servers
18 Nov 2020
Log-On Wave for IBM Z simplifies highly virtualized environments
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Log-On Wave for IBM Z simplifies highly virtualized environments

The service improves productivity and flattens the learning curve for less-experienced admins
16 Nov 2020
Microsoft Edge arrives on Linux in preview
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Microsoft Edge arrives on Linux in preview

The Chromium-based web browser is now supported on all major desktop and mobile operating systems
21 Oct 2020
Switch to Linux with these top distros
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Switch to Linux with these top distros

Windows 7 is dead; it might be time consider switching to a stable, secure and fast alternative
15 Sep 2020
Make Linux look like Windows 7
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Make Linux look like Windows 7

If you can't quite bear to let Microsoft's recently retired operating system go, Ubuntu Linux can be fashioned into a suitable substitute
10 Sep 2020
Hackers abusing legitimate cloud monitoring tool to infiltrate Linux environments
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Hackers abusing legitimate cloud monitoring tool to infiltrate Linux environments

TeamTNT has been caught using the genuine Weave Scope Docker and Kubernetes tool as an effective backdoor to target servers
9 Sep 2020
Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions
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Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions

Firm backports updated architecture to enterprise customers still relying on pre-2020 versions of Windows 10
21 Aug 2020
Facebook becomes a top-tier Linux Foundation member
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Facebook becomes a top-tier Linux Foundation member

The social network has reaffirmed its commitment to open source with Platinum membership
17 Aug 2020
Linux Foundation open-sources coronavirus tracing apps
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Linux Foundation open-sources coronavirus tracing apps

The projects, based on the Google and Apple API, aim to support public health contact tracing efforts
21 Jul 2020
A complete guide to Raspbian
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A complete guide to Raspbian

Everything you need to know about the software that powers the world's favourite tiny computer
6 Jul 2020
Linux GUI apps coming to Windows 10
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Linux GUI apps coming to Windows 10

Soon you’ll be able to run your favorite GUI apps directly on Windows.
22 May 2020
Lenovo to offer ThinkPads with Linux installed
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Lenovo to offer ThinkPads with Linux installed

Lenovo partners with Fedora to install Linux on its machines
29 Apr 2020
WireGuard VPN bundled into latest Linux release
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WireGuard VPN bundled into latest Linux release

Version 5.6 includes features such as USB 4 support and inclusion of the popular open-source virtual private network
31 Mar 2020
Microsoft to add Defender antivirus software to Linux, iOS and Android
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Microsoft to add Defender antivirus software to Linux, iOS and Android

Tech giant to announce a slew of new security features at the RSA Conference in San Francisco
21 Feb 2020