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Google invests in open source security by funding Linux kernel developers

Venture Beast

Google announced today that it will underwrite the salaries for two developers to focus on Linux's fundamental security. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Security VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Google linux Linux Foundation Linux Kernal Open source

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Google commits $1M to new Linux Foundation open source security rewards program

Venture Beast

Google is sponsoring Secure Open Source (SOS) Rewards, a new open source security program hosted by the Linux Foundation. Read More.

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What’s New at Linux Academy?

Linux Academy

If you’ve been a Linux Academy learner for a while, you have probably seen our monthly updates. While we have enjoyed creating these Youtube videos, we have made the official move to give you a single source of truth, in text form, of all things new at Linux Academy.

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OverGrive is the Linux Google Drive client you've been waiting for

Tech Republic Cloud

Install one of the best Google Drive sync tools made specifically for the Linux desktop

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Google Has A Very Apple-like Plan For Google TV

GizModo VR

It’s no secret that Google’s been vying for a space in your living room for years. Google TV has undergone quite a few branding changes since it first launched in 2010, but it’s still managed to become one of the top streaming platforms.

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Introducing Google Cloud Hands-On Labs by Linux Academy

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is the industry-leading hands-on lab cloud training platform with unique hands-on labs that are not found anywhere else. Today, I’m excited to announce our brand new hands-on lab offering for Google Cloud. Google Cloud is rapidly becoming a must-have tool in the enterprise toolbox. When you deploy these labs, you are working in a real Google Cloud environment provided to you at no additional cost by Linux Academy.

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Linux finally has an impressive cloud-like OS in Ubuntu Web

Tech Republic Cloud

Jack Wallen has discovered a Chrome OS-like Linux desktop distribution that makes it possible for users to cut ties with Google while enjoying a full-blown operating system

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The Android Google App Is Crashing, Here Are Some Ways to Fix It

GizModo VR

If you’ve been running into an error message that says “Google keeps stopping,” you’re not alone as numerous reports have popped up saying the Google app on Android is suffering from instability.

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Google Adds New Chrome Features to Help You Finish Your Holiday Shopping

GizModo VR

Google Chrome is adding new features to help you get in and out unscathed. google google chrome software embedded linux chrome os google search computing operating systems cloud clients alphabet inc android technology internet linux distributions

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Google Brings More Pixel-Exclusive Features to All Android Phones

GizModo VR

It’s almost time for the official release of Android 12 , but Google isn’t saving every feature for the public launch.

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The love/hate relationship the cloud has with Linux

Tech Republic Cloud

Jack Wallen has a bone to pick with cloud services run by Google, Microsoft and Apple

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Linux Academy Weekly Update 3-11-2019

Linux Academy

Right now, Linux Academy is working hard to create two new sandboxes for you to play in. Kali Linux and Windows Server ! That’s right, here in the next month you will be able to create, build, test, and break your own Kali Linux and Windows servers in the Linux Academy Playground. We have launched 11 new Google Hands-On Labs and plan on having 17 in total ready by the end of the week. At Linux Academy, we like to keep our courses up-to-date.

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How to install Google Cloud SDK on Linux for easy remote access to your Google Cloud Platform

Tech Republic Cloud

Interacting with your Google Cloud Platform can be done from the Linux terminal window

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How to connect a Linux machine to Google Cloud Print

Tech Republic Cloud

For a quick and easy way to extend your Linux printer server to your Google Cloud Print account, follow the steps in this tutorial

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What’s Free at Linux Academy — May 2019

Linux Academy

By adding free cloud training to our Community Membership, students have the opportunity to develop their Linux and Cloud skills further. Each month, we will kick off our community content with a live study group allowing members of the Linux Academy community to come together and share their insights in order to learn from one another. Stay tuned to the Linux Academy blog for further details. Linux Study Group in May. Linux Academy Community Edition free

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Linux Academy Weekly Update 3-18-2019

Linux Academy

This week we have more updates over labs, content, and teasers for Linux Academy, plus an exciting update about our relaunch of the Linux Academy for Business platform. Kali-Linux is now up and running for everyone to use! The new Kali-Linux sandbox allows you to pentest any of your Linux Academy servers. More Google Hands-On Labs. As promised last week, we have some new Google hands-on labs ready for you to take. Utilizing Google Cloud Pub-sub.

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Google Stadia May Not Be Long for This World

GizModo VR

Stadia may not have blossomed into the cloud gaming service that Google had hoped, but the technology behind it may live on by powering other services.

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Google’s Cruel for Killing This One

GizModo VR

In its current state, At a Glance contains basic info like current weather conditions and calendar alerts, but it appears Google at one point had much… Read more.

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Google Is Phasing Out the Android Auto App, but the Alternative Is Pretty Good

GizModo VR

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Google: We're funding developers to work full-time on Linux security

Tech Republic Security

Two developers, sponsored by Google, will dedicate their time to addressing vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel as part of a wider effort to improve the security of open-source software

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Google Is Booting 'Sugar Daddy' Apps From the Play Store

GizModo VR

You probably wouldn’t expect to find references to “sugar daddies” in Google’s policy updates, but this week that’s exactly what happened.

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Google Stadia Could Soon Find a Savior in Windows Games

GizModo VR

Google Stadia was slow off the starting blocks following its launch in 2019, to put it gently. In fact, after a year, Google… Read more.

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Microsoft is bringing Edge to Linux developers in October

Venture Beast

At Ignite 2020 today, Microsoft announced that Edge for Linux will be available in the Dev preview channel starting in October. Read More.

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What’s Free At Linux Academy June 2019

Linux Academy

By adding free cloud training to our Community Membership, students have the opportunity to develop their Linux and Cloud skills further. Each month we will kick off our community content with a live study group allowing members of the Linux Academy community to come together and share their insights in order to learn from one another. Stay tuned to the Linux Academy blog for further details. This course will dive into LXC (LinuX Containers) and its container manager, LXD.

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Google Finally Starts Letting Android Users Play Games on PC

GizModo VR

Google on Wednesday took the next steps in its plan to bring Android games to PCs , opening sign-ups in select regions to beta test the feature a year after it was first announced.

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Google Chrome’s New Icon Looks Pretty Much the Same to my Untrained Eyes

GizModo VR

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Free Courses at Linux Academy – November 2019

Linux Academy

To continually support your mission to learn and grow, we are always adding new, free courses and resources for developing Linux and Cloud skills. Members of the Linux Academy community come together and share their insights and questions. Microsoft SQL Server on Linux Quick Start. How to Get a Linux Job. This course helps prepare you for applying for and successfully obtaining a Linux Job. Build Your Own Linux From Scratch. Google Cloud Essentials (NEW).

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Google Is Adding Support for Digital Covid-19 Vax Cards Into Android

GizModo VR

With hot vax summer already in full swing, Google is now making it easier to keep your vax card handy by building support for digital vaccination cards into Android itself.

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Google Is Finally Killing Off a Decade-Old Version of Android

GizModo VR

Google is officially laying it to rest. google android ars technica mobile linux mobile operating system computer architecture computing operating systems cloud clients technology internet linux distributions smartphones android version history cyanogenmod

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Google launches Flutter 2.0 to target developers across all platforms

Venture Beast

Google has unveiled Flutter 2.0, Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page Canonical category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Internet & Telecom Flutter Google linux Open source

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Now Available In Linux Academy Cloud Playground

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is happy to announce that the new Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Distribution is available in the Linux Academy Cloud Playground. Cloud Playground is included in both individual Linux Academy memberships , as well as business memberships. Linux Academy has been a Learn by Doing company since our inception in March 2012. They rely on Linux Academy Cloud Playground and Hands-On labs to be able to provide real-world learn by doing training to their staff.

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Google Brings Android 12 Features to Low-End Android Go

GizModo VR

In its never-ending quest to get Android phones in the hands of every person on this earth, Google announced that it’s bringing a few of Android 12’s marquee software features directly to Android 12 (Go edition).

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Even Google Thinks Sideloading Apps on Android Is a Horrible Experience

GizModo VR

So much is revealed when court documents are officially unsealed, and in the case of Epic Games’ antitrust complaint against Google, we now know that Google considered buying the Fortnite maker outright “squelch this threat.”

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It Sounds Like Google's Find My Network for Android Will Work Just Like Apple's

GizModo VR

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How to install Google Cloud SDK on Linux for easy remote access to your Google Cloud Platform

Tech Republic Cloud

Interacting with your Google Cloud Platform can be done from the Linux terminal window

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Learn Google Cloud by Doing with New Google Cloud Training!

Linux Academy

Ready to learn Google Cloud by doing? From new courses to new labs, we have a ton of exciting new Google Cloud updates at Linux Academy ( where you can get the most Google Cloud training on this planet! ). Google Cloud Sandboxes. Practice what you’re learning by spinning up live environments within Linux Academy! You can now spin up live Google Cloud Sandboxes in our Cloud Playground! Google Cloud Labs. Utilizing Google Cloud Pub/Sub.

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Google to Help Bring Linux Containers (and Cash) to OpenStack

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing GoogleWeb giant sees intersection between OpenStack and containers as key to enabling enterprise hybrid cloud Read More.

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How to Use the New Google TV App

GizModo VR

If you own an Android phone, you might have recently seen the Google Play Movies & TV app morph into something called simply Google TV. Here’s everything you need to know about the brand new Google TV.

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Like Google Chrome, Chrome OS Will Transition to a Four-Week Update Release Cycle

GizModo VR

Google is speeding up the update release schedule for Chrome OS to a four-week cycle in the third quarter of this year, the company announced Friday.

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Announcing Instant Hands-On Labs for Google Cloud

Linux Academy

Today, we’re happy to announce instant labs are now part of our Google Cloud Consoles in the Linux Academy Cloud Playground! Linux Academy hands-on labs deploy scenario-based environments that encourage learning by doing. Previously, we launched a unique sandbox function within Linux Academy called Cloud Playground. These features, including the Google Cloud addition, are currently available to our learners and businesses. About Linux Academy.

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Free Cloud Courses at Linux Academy — July 2019

Linux Academy

By adding free cloud training to our Community Membership, students can develop their Linux and Cloud skills even further. Members of the Linux Academy community come together and share their insights and questions. Stay tuned to the Linux Academy blog for details! Linux Academy Study Group July 2019: Symantec Threat Report Rundown. Linux Academy Free Courses in July. If you are new to our platform, make sure to start your journey with How to Use Linux Academy.

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What’s Free at Linux Academy — March 2019

Linux Academy

By adding free cloud training to our Community Membership, students have the opportunity to develop their Linux and cloud skills further. Each month, we will kick off our community content with a live study group, allowing members of the Linux Academy community to come together and share their insights in order to learn from one another. Stay tuned to the Linux Academy blog for further details. This course will dive into LXC (LinuX Containers) and its container manager, LXD.

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People Who Hate Walled Gardens Aren’t Going to Like Where Google’s Taking the Play Store

GizModo VR

Google will start imposing a change that would clamp down on the Android apps distributed through the Play Store. This week, the company announced that beginning in August, developers will have to publish apps as a proprietary Android App Bundle rather than the standard APK publishing format.

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