the future of the Operating System - LinuxCon 2015 keynote

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Linux has become the foundation for infrastructure everywhere as it defined application portability from the desktop to the phone and from to the data center to the cloud. As applications become increasingly distributed in nature, the Docker platform serves as the cornerstone of Linux’s evolution solidifying the dominance of Linux today and into tomorrow. The Future of the Operating System. What is an Operating System ? Modern Application Portability.

Big Data - Extracting and Loading from Operational Systems

IT Toolbox

In today’s IT world big data applications are common. We have evolved some standard responses to the needs for these applications. One common reaction is that big data requires a “scaling up”: more CPUs, more memory, more resources. Another theme is the availability of special-purpose hardware and software for storing and analyzing big data. However, big

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The Battle for Mobile Operating System Supremacy

The Investing Edge

In the cases of both PCs and smartphones, Apple implemented a walled garden approach to establish complete control of hardware, OS, and applications. While Microsoft designed MS-DOS to work as an open system that could run on multiple computers, Apple was limited by the closed design of the Macintosh system.

Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!

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If you’ve ever been worried that the messages you are sending your friends and co-workers via the normal texting applications were not secure enough and you felt unsafe giving out personal information, then Threema might be the application for you to use. Unlike other popular messaging apps (including those claiming to use encryption), even we as the server operator have absolutely no way to read your messages. By May Gourley.

WhatsApp Moderators Can Read Your Messages

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Facebook planted its privacy flag on WhatsApp, the end-to-end encrypted messaging service which Facebook can’t spy on. In a 2018 Senate hearing, Mark Zuckerberg stated unequivocally that “we don’t see any of the content in WhatsApp, it’s fully encrypted.”

Twitter Is Letting Some iOS Users Start to Sell Tickets to Their Live Audio Rooms

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Clubhouse Announces That Its App Will Be Available on Android Worldwide by Friday

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Report: Giphy Lowered Its Value Ahead of Facebook Buyout to Avoid Antitrust Scrutiny

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TikTok Is Exploring Snapchat-Style AR Features

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Voice and Video Calls Can Now Be End-to-End Encrypted on Facebook Messenger

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Microsoft Is Going to Make it Difficult for Chromebook Owners to Use Word Offline

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WhatsApp Will Turn Your Account Into a Useless Zombie If You Don't Accept Its New Privacy Policy

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Encrypted Messaging App Signal Goes Down in China

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WhatsApp Is Working on Offering Disappearing Photo and Video Messages on iOS and Android

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How to Lock Images in Google Photos

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Microsoft Landed a Patent to Turn You Into a Chatbot

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An Android App That Promised Free Netflix Shockingly Just Highly Annoying Malware

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Telegram Adds Simple Tool to Bring In Your WhatsApp Data

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Backpedaling, WhatsApp Says It Won't Lobotomize Accounts That Refuse Privacy Policy Update

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Windows 11 Might Let You Sideload Google's New Android App Bundles

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Clubhouse Is Losing Steam

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Hacker Group Reportedly Leaks Sensitive Data of 2.28 Million People Registered on Dating Site MeetMindful

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When Clubhouse Runs Out of Money

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At just over a year old, the exclusive, invite-only app still doesn’t have a proper website or even an app on more than a single operating system. Clubhouse is prodigious.

WhatsApp: Users Who Don’t Accept Our New Privacy Policy Won’t Be Able to Read or Send Messages

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The FBI's Fake Encrypted Honeypot Phones Are Showing Up Online

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About a month ago, it was revealed that an encrypted phone company was actually a front for a gargantuan FBI operation called “Trojan Shield.”

LinkedIn Also Has a Clubhouse Rival in the Works Now

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ProBeat: Net Applications will no longer track the browser wars

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After 14 years, Net Applications is killing off its NetMarketShare reports that track browser and operating system market share. Read More. Big Data Business Commerce Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Apple category-/Computers & Electronics/Software/Internet Software chrome Chrome OS Chromium Edge Edge Firefox Google Google Chrome Internet Explorer linux mac MacOS Microsoft Mozilla ProBeat Safari Windows Windows 10

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Google Photos Is Adding New Editing Tools, but You'll Have to Pay

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Clubhouse Launches Android Beta as iOS Downloads Nosedive

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Instagram Realizes It Had a Clubhouse In Its Heart All Along

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These Are the Best AR Apps You Can Use Outside

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How to Stream Your Windows or Mac Desktop to Your Chromebook

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If there are times when you need a full Windows or macOS desktop application running inside Chrome OS, this is pretty easy to set… Read more. For a lot of people, Chromebooks are all the computer that they need.

What If Clubhouse, but With State Censorship, TikTok Owner ByteDance Ponders

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Announcing General Availability of Nutanix Operating System 4.1

Nutanix

The latest release of the Nutanix Operating System, NOS 4.1, This release offers rich enterprise capabilities to meet the needs of the most demanding applications and critical infrastructure requirements in the datacenter is available today.

WhatsApp Is Reportedly Testing Out Different Playback Speeds, But I Get Lost Listening to Voice Messages Now

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How to Turn Yourself Into a Cat (In a Video Call)

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Dangerous Android App Pretends to Be a System Update to Steal Your Data

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Beware a newly discovered malicious app that pretends to update your phone but, in reality, is just a giant spyware application that can steal pretty much all your data while also monitoring your movements and online search history.

What I Hear on Clubhouse: For Black People, Will Silicon Valley’s Hot New Thing Be More Terrordome Than Mecca?

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20 Cool Command Line Tricks for Windows and macOS

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Before mouse pointers and application windows and desktop wallpaper, you would interact with your computer through simple text commands typed into the command line. The command line interface is a throwback to a more basic age of computing.

The Best Apps For Editing Video on the iPad Pro

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How to Ditch WhatsApp for Good

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Good Lord, It's Only February

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Mesosphere: Organizing the machines in your datacenter as if they are one large computer

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The Mesosphere datacenter operating system helps you organize the machines in your datacenter as if they are one big computer. Mesosphere provides a new kind of operating system. The DCOS (Datacenter Operating System) spans all the servers in a physical or cloud-based datacenter, and run on top of any Linux distribution. From their website: The Mesosphere DCOS is a new kind of operating system that spans all of the machines in the datacenter or cloud.