Participate in Fedora Test Day Today, Netrunner Announces Netrunner 19.01 Blackbird, Security Patch for GNOME Bluetooth Tools in Ubuntu 18.04, New Giant Board SBC from Groboard and Linspire Posts Development Roadmap for 2019-2020

News briefs for January 15, 2019. Today is Fedora Test Day for kernel 4.20. To participate, you just need to be able to download the test materials (which include some large files) and read and follow directions. See the wiki page for more information on how to participate. Netrunner yesterday …

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Hassle-free fragments: Using Android’s Navigation Architecture Component

During 2018’s I/O conference, Google announced a new approach for developing Android apps. Google’s official recommendation is to create a single Activity that serves as your app’s main entry point, then deliver the rest of your application’s content as fragments. While the thought of juggling all those different fragment transactions …

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VirtualBox 6.0.2 Released with Support for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.4

Oracle released today the first point release to the massive VirtualBox 6.0 series announced at the end of 2018, fixing various annoyances and implementing more new features and enhancements. VirtualBox 6.0 brought numerous new features and improvements to the open-source and cross-platform virtualization software used by millions of computer users …

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Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Sites getting Material Design on the web

In 2018, Google committed to delivering its Material Design elements to literally everything it does. We saw overhauls of Android apps like Google Photos (and, shortly after, its web counterpart), Gmail, Google Drive, and more. Now, it looks like the web versions of Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Sites are …

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The Linux Foundation Announces 2019 Events Schedule

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced its 2019 events schedule. Linux Foundation events are where the creators, maintainers and practitioners of the world’s most important open source projects meet. In 2018, Linux Foundation events attracted more …

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