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The Register
Chap runs Windows 95 on Apple Watchrunning on that emulator. He used the Bochs emulator for the job and helpfully
Chap runs Windows 95 on Apple Watch
The Register / Posted 4 hours ago
running on that emulator. He used the Bochs emulator for the job and helpfully posted the tweaks needed to do the job to GitHub. The code works, but emulation always comes with a heavy overhead so it takes an hour to boot Windows 95. That long... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Government open source software licensing consultationbenefits everyone.” During May, the policy document will be revised transparent
NZ Government open source software licensing consultation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
benefits everyone.” During May, the policy document will be revised transparently on the social collaboration platform, GitHub. This approach has been used successfully overseas for government ICT guidance co-creation; for example the US Digital... Read more
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The Register
Slack pulls leaked credsDetectify, Slack developers creating custom corporate chatbots were leaving log
Slack pulls leaked creds
The Register / Posted 7 hours ago
Detectify, Slack developers creating custom corporate chatbots were leaving login access tokens in source code uploaded to Github. Slack notes the action “may cause some disruption for your or your team, such as a bot being disabled”, but... Read more
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Engadget
Windows 95 on an Apple Watch is wonderfully impracticalthe watch screen wouldn't shut off after several seconds. If you're determined
Windows 95 on an Apple Watch is wonderfully impractical
Engadget / Posted yesterday
the watch screen wouldn't shut off after several seconds. If you're determined to recreate this Frankenstein's-monster of a Windows port, though, the developer has posted what code he can distribute on GitHub so that you can give it a shot your... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As venture capital dries up, tech start-ups discover frugalityand renovating real estate than other industries. Payments company Square, for
As venture capital dries up, tech start-ups discover frugality
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
and renovating real estate than other industries. Payments company Square, for example, built an atrium into its office. Github has a full wet bar. Numerous start-ups have spent millions making their offices workplace wonderlands. And, Sammons... Read more
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TechCrunch
Windows 95 on the Apple Watch features the world’s most twee Start buttonto be a port of a port of an x86 emulator apparently held together with chewing
Windows 95 on the Apple Watch features the world’s most twee Start button
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
to be a port of a port of an x86 emulator apparently held together with chewing gum and a desperate prayer. (it’s on GitHub) Windows 95, 8 GB of storage and half a gig of RAM is an embarrassment of riches. It’s an embarrassment of riches.... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Apple Drops CareKit on GitHub | HealthApple on Thursday made its CareKit platform available through the GitHub open s
Apple Drops CareKit on GitHub | Health
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 2 days ago
Apple on Thursday made its CareKit platform available through the GitHub open source community. CareKit joins two other previously released Apple frameworks for developing healthcare apps -- HealthKit and ResearchKit. It was designed to enable... Read more
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Lifehacker
Microsoft Limits Cortana Searches to Bingwhen you receive an email from your boss. The preview went public today, and ju
Microsoft Limits Cortana Searches to Bing
Lifehacker / Posted 2 days ago
when you receive an email from your boss. The preview went public today, and judging from the inclusion of Salesforce, GitHub, and Dynamics CRM, they seem to be aiming towards professional use rather than casual goofing around. [Microsoft Flow... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Apple Drops CareKit on GitHubApple on Thursday made its CareKit platform available through the GitHub open s
Apple Drops CareKit on GitHub
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
Apple on Thursday made its CareKit platform available through the GitHub open source community. CareKit joins two other previously released Apple frameworks for developing healthcare apps -- HealthKit and ResearchKit. It was designed to enable... Read more
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MedCity News
Cloud apps in hospitals are a Pandora’s Box for hackers: Here are 4 security issues to considerof IT. Services vary from collaboration tools such as Gmail and Evernote, to de
Cloud apps in hospitals are a Pandora’s Box for hackers: Here are 4 security issues to consider
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
of IT. Services vary from collaboration tools such as Gmail and Evernote, to development tools like SourceForge and Github, to content sharing services like YouTube and LiveLeak, to social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) and file sharing... Read more
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Mashable
Ouch: Some Slack developers have been exposing corporate dataIf you perform a very specific query in the search field of online code reposit
Ouch: Some Slack developers have been exposing corporate data
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
If you perform a very specific query in the search field of online code repository Github, where many Slack bot projects are stored, you can get info that potentially lets you access a trove of corporate data, including companies' internal chats and... Read more
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TechCrunch
Microsoft’s new tool for building line-of-business apps is now in public previewof services you can connect with each other. Unsurprisingly, Flow’s focus is mo
Microsoft’s new tool for building line-of-business apps is now in public preview
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
of services you can connect with each other. Unsurprisingly, Flow’s focus is more on business tools like Office 365, Dynamics CRM, Yammer, MailChimp, Slack, GitHub and SalesForce, but it also supports a few standard Facebook and Twitter... Read more
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International Business Times
Why your Slack messages aren't as private as you think of Forbes 500 companies are inadvertently leaking their firms' Slack login cred
Why your Slack messages aren't as private as you think
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
of Forbes 500 companies are inadvertently leaking their firms' Slack login credentials onto public code repositories like GitHub, meaning anyone could try to read their messages. The Slack corporate team messaging service has become hugely... Read more
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Engadget
Flow is Microsoft's take on IFTTT automationplatforms such as Twitter, Dropbox, MailChimp, Google Drive, Slack and Trello;
Flow is Microsoft's take on IFTTT automation
Engadget / Posted 2 days ago
platforms such as Twitter, Dropbox, MailChimp, Google Drive, Slack and Trello; and developer-focused options like Github and SQL. Just like IFTTT, you'll be able to create workflows across multiple services. Examples include adding a card... Read more
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The Register
Food for Deep Thought: 42 is IBM's answer to Life, the Universe and Everything...events from Q1 saw Big Blue playing pals with VMware to speed up adoption of hy
Food for Deep Thought: 42 is IBM's answer to Life, the Universe and Everything...
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
events from Q1 saw Big Blue playing pals with VMware to speed up adoption of hybrid clouds, and getting chummy with GitHub to develop the “next-generation” of fluffy white apps for large biz. All of IBM’s “relevant” software is now... Read more
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Connecticut Post
LEAKED: Microsoft is working on a new tool to help automate your lifeMeet Microsoft Flow: A free way to connect all of your cloud services — includi
LEAKED: Microsoft is working on a new tool to help automate your life
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Meet Microsoft Flow: A free way to connect all of your cloud services — including Slack, GitHub, Twitter, and Google Drive — together in new and novel ways. You can have your Dropbox files automatically copied to a OneDrive account. You can have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
LEAKED: Microsoft is working on a new tool to help automate your lifeMeet Microsoft Flow: A free way to connect all of your cloud services — includi
LEAKED: Microsoft is working on a new tool to help automate your life
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Meet Microsoft Flow: A free way to connect all of your cloud services — including Slack, GitHub, Twitter, and Google Drive — together in new and novel ways. You can have your Dropbox files automatically copied to a OneDrive account. You can have... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: Fight over feds' hacking powers moves to Congressencryption to secure their communications. (TechCrunch) Many developers are po
Overnight Cybersecurity: Fight over feds' hacking powers moves to Congress
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
encryption to secure their communications. (TechCrunch) Many developers are posting their Slack login credentials to GitHub and other public websites, a practice that could allow eavesdropping on their conversations. (Ars Technica) Canada's... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: DOJ hacking request moves to Congressrisk for DDoS attacks from bitter opponents. (Ars Technica) Many developers ar
Overnight Cybersecurity: DOJ hacking request moves to Congress
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
risk for DDoS attacks from bitter opponents. (Ars Technica) Many developers are posting their Slack login credentials to GitHub and other public websites, a practice that could allow eavesdropping on their conversations. (Ars Technica) Canada's... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Developers leak Slack access tokens on GitHub, putting sensitive business data at riskDevelopers from hundreds of companies have included access tokens for their Sla
Developers leak Slack access tokens on GitHub, putting sensitive business data at risk
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Developers from hundreds of companies have included access tokens for their Slack accounts in public projects on GitHub, putting their teams' internal chats and other data at risk. Slack has become one of the most popular collaboration and internal... Read more
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Ars Technica
Hacking Slack accounts: As easy as searching GitHubA surprisingly large number of developers are posting their Slack login credent
Hacking Slack accounts: As easy as searching GitHub
Ars Technica / Posted 3 days ago
A surprisingly large number of developers are posting their Slack login credentials to GitHub and other public websites, a practice that in many cases allows anyone to surreptitiously eavesdrop on their conversations and download proprietary data... Read more
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The Register
Slack login leak shameDevelopers building chat bots for popular team messaging system Slack are leaki
Slack login leak shame
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Developers building chat bots for popular team messaging system Slack are leaking their access tokens all over GitHub. These credentials can be used to quietly log into organizations' private Slack chatrooms and silently snoop on conversations.... Read more
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Macworld
The first CareKit apps go live, focusing on babies, diabetes, and depressionwith anyone in your life, from your doctor to your family to your partner. Car
The first CareKit apps go live, focusing on babies, diabetes, and depression
Macworld / Posted 3 days ago
with anyone in your life, from your doctor to your family to your partner. CareKit is open-source and now available on GitHub, so other developers can tap into its features for their own health care apps. Why this matters: That sharing part is... Read more
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CNET
Apple's debut CareKit apps target diabetes, depression, pregnancyof priorities. The CareKit apps will initially be available in the US, with mo
Apple's debut CareKit apps target diabetes, depression, pregnancy
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
of priorities. The CareKit apps will initially be available in the US, with more details about global availability coming soon. For other health app developers hoping to work with CareKit, it is now available as an open-source framework on Gi... Read more
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International Business Times
Russia's securities depository tests blockchain-based e-proxy voting NSD has been working on the project together with DSX Technologies. The project
Russia's securities depository tests blockchain-based e-proxy voting
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
NSD has been working on the project together with DSX Technologies. The project's open-source code is available on GitHub. E-proxy voting is an innovative technology for corporate actions processing that provides for electronic interaction... Read more
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The Register
Neo4j CEO: We're at 'a huge inflection point for graph databases'going mainstream, and I think that is a huge shift for us in the graph database
Neo4j CEO: We're at 'a huge inflection point for graph databases'
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
going mainstream, and I think that is a huge shift for us in the graph database space.”GCHQ Last December, GCHQ created a Github repository for its own graph database it called “Gaffer”, and billed it as “a framework that makes it easy to store... Read more
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techcentral.ie
GitHub Enterprise 2.6 streamlines workflowsAdmins and developers have a cadre of new tools to ease their jobs in the lates
GitHub Enterprise 2.6 streamlines workflows
techcentral.ie / Posted 3 days ago
Admins and developers have a cadre of new tools to ease their jobs in the latest update to the enterprise-grade edition of GitHub If the last update to GitHub Enterprise was all about size, this one is all about speed. GitHub Enterprise 2.6... Read more
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Wired News
Hacker Lexicon: What Is HTTPS?triggered visitors’ browsers to request information from the Chinese version of
Hacker Lexicon: What Is HTTPS?
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
triggered visitors’ browsers to request information from the Chinese version of the New York Times and the code repository Github, knocking both sites offline. Learning From Hacks Attacks like those have raised awareness that HTTPS is important... Read more
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TechCrunch
CoreOS’s Stackanetes lets you use Kubernetes to run OpenStack in containersto use Tectonic to spin up and manage and OpenStack cloud. Because CoreOS is al
CoreOS’s Stackanetes lets you use Kubernetes to run OpenStack in containers
TechCrunch / Posted 5 days ago
to use Tectonic to spin up and manage and OpenStack cloud. Because CoreOS is also making all of its work available in a GitHub repo, you don’t even need to subscribe to Tectonic to use it. Plain vanilla Kubernetes also works, though as Polvi... Read more
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CIO
5 reasons why you should care about GitHubI first became aware of GitHub as a version control system but quickly realised
5 reasons why you should care about GitHub
CIO / Posted 5 days ago
I first became aware of GitHub as a version control system but quickly realised that it’s also a publishing tool and collaboration platform. Essentially, GitHub hosts Git repositories and it has fast become the ‘go to’ tool for developers working... Read more
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The Register
Intel helps Redmond ingest Objective-C codeObjective-C can run their code on Intel-based Windows 10 devices as easily as p
Intel helps Redmond ingest Objective-C code
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
Objective-C can run their code on Intel-based Windows 10 devices as easily as possible. Still described as a “preview” at Github, the Windows Bridge for iOS's first release was nine months ago. The Microsoft open source project is an Objective-C... Read more
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Computer World Australia
How to break into Android developmentwho provide code-level review and feedback to students. “Nanodegree and nanodeg
How to break into Android development
Computer World Australia / Posted 6 days ago
who provide code-level review and feedback to students. “Nanodegree and nanodegree plus students receive résumé, GitHub, and LinkedIn reviews, as well as mock interviews,” explains Stuart Fry, vice president of content at Udacity. The... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Security researcher finds a way into Facebook's corporate networkof the company on the internet, then try to find a nice entrance to get in." T
Security researcher finds a way into Facebook's corporate network
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 6 days ago
of the company on the internet, then try to find a nice entrance to get in." Tsai looked for known exploits and checked GitHub and Pastebin for information. He uncovered a lot of things that Facebook probably needed to know about and informed... Read more
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FOX Business
Facebook Inc's Dev Conference: The Future Begins Nowproduce Facebook-ready footage. Facebook said its Surround 360 system will be a
Facebook Inc's Dev Conference: The Future Begins Now
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
produce Facebook-ready footage. Facebook said its Surround 360 system will be available to developers via online repository GitHub this summer. In all, 2016's F8 was an unmitigated success and provided devs and Facebook fans alike a glimpse of the... Read more
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FOX Business
Facebook Inc's Dev Conference: The Future Begins Nowproduce Facebook-ready footage. Facebook said its Surround 360 system will be a
Facebook Inc's Dev Conference: The Future Begins Now
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
produce Facebook-ready footage. Facebook said its Surround 360 system will be available to developers via online repository GitHub this summer. In all, 2016's F8 was an unmitigated success and provided devs and Facebook fans alike a glimpse of the... Read more
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TechCrunch
CERN releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider data into open accessa whole CERN Linux environment ready for booting up in a virtual machine, and a
CERN releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider data into open access
TechCrunch / Posted 9 days ago
a whole CERN Linux environment ready for booting up in a virtual machine, and a bunch of scripts and apps (some are on GitHub, too). Just messing around in the same computing environment used by researchers plumbing the depths of the universe... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Facebook Entices VR Content Creators With Open Source Surround CamFacebook will offer the plans for the camera and the code for its software for
Facebook Entices VR Content Creators With Open Source Surround Cam
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 9 days ago
Facebook will offer the plans for the camera and the code for its software for free on the popular developers' website GitHub. "We're open-sourcing the camera and the software to accelerate the growth of the 3D-360 ecosystem -- developers can... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Build An Arduino The Size Of A AA Batteryit has a lot packed into it and it should be able to power all kinds of fun Ard
Build An Arduino The Size Of A AA Battery
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 10 days ago
it has a lot packed into it and it should be able to power all kinds of fun Arduino projects. This isn’t an easy thing to make on your own by any means, but if you head over to Kanflo’s GitHub page you’ll find the full guide to make one for yours... Read more
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Lifehacker
Build An Arduino the Size of a AA Batteryit has a lot packed into it and it should be able to power all kinds of fun Ard
Build An Arduino the Size of a AA Battery
Lifehacker / Posted 10 days ago
it has a lot packed into it and it should be able to power all kinds of fun Arduino projects. This isn’t an easy thing to make on your own by any means, but if you head over to Kanflo’s GitHub page you’ll find the full guide to make one for yours... Read more
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Macworld
Product Hunt puts the day's hottest tech trends in your Mac menu barproduct on Twitter or Facebook without leaving the app or opening the website.
Product Hunt puts the day's hottest tech trends in your Mac menu bar
Macworld / Posted 10 days ago
product on Twitter or Facebook without leaving the app or opening the website. Product Hunt is putting its Mac app code on GitHub so third-party developers can suggest improvements to Product Hunt’s team. Why this matters: If you follow the latest... Read more
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TechCrunch
Product Hunt gets a desktop app for Macbackground should you need to hunt something instantly or just want to keep up
Product Hunt gets a desktop app for Mac
TechCrunch / Posted 10 days ago
background should you need to hunt something instantly or just want to keep up with the latest items. The app is available for download at producthunt.com/apps/mac and open-sourced on GitHub so others can improve it with the Product Hunt dev... Read more
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Quartz
Mexico City is crowdsourcing its new constitution using Change.org in a democracy experimentnot a lot of places have experience with crowdsourcing laws. In the US, a few l
Mexico City is crowdsourcing its new constitution using Change.org in a democracy experiment
Quartz / Posted 10 days ago
not a lot of places have experience with crowdsourcing laws. In the US, a few local lawmakers have used Wiki pages and GitHub to draft bills, says Marilyn Bautista, a lecturer at Stanford Law School who has researched the practice. Iceland—with... Read more
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Computer Weekly
Forking impressive, devs go nuts for HazelcastHazelcast -- known for its open source In-Memory Data Grid (IMDG) -- has shared
Forking impressive, devs go nuts for Hazelcast
Computer Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Hazelcast -- known for its open source In-Memory Data Grid (IMDG) -- has shared its community growth numbers from the Github repository. Hazelcast has documented new contributors and an 80% increase year-over-year in the number of forks in... Read more
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Engadget
Arduino clone is as small as an AA batterybuy a ready-made AAduino, but you don't have to. Kanflo has posted instructions
Arduino clone is as small as an AA battery
Engadget / Posted 11 days ago
buy a ready-made AAduino, but you don't have to. Kanflo has posted instructions and schematics both on his own site and on GitHub, so you can replicate his invention yourself. This is mainly useful if you're building an extra-compact gadget (Kanflo... Read more
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CNET
How to browse the Web on Apple TVin using your existing Apple ID. Finally, you will need the source code to tvO
How to browse the Web on Apple TV
CNET / Posted 12 days ago
in using your existing Apple ID. Finally, you will need the source code to tvOSBrowser, which we will download from the GitHub repository using Xcode.Installing the browser Begin by opening the Applications folder in Finder and locating the... Read more
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CNET
How to browse the Web on Apple TVIt will automatically install. Finally, you will need the source code to tvOSB
How to browse the Web on Apple TV
CNET / Posted 12 days ago
It will automatically install. Finally, you will need the source code to tvOSBrowser, which we will download from the GitHub repository using Xcode.Installing the browser Begin by opening the Applications folder in Finder and locating the... Read more
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TechCrunch
Mad scientist shrinks Arduino to size of an AA batteryby its side. Elegant, cool and not something I’ve seen done before. If you wan
Mad scientist shrinks Arduino to size of an AA battery
TechCrunch / Posted 12 days ago
by its side. Elegant, cool and not something I’ve seen done before. If you want to get your hands dirty and build your own, Johan has embraced the spirit of Arduino fully, and made schematics and all the other fun things you need available on GitH... Read more
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The Register
Mesosphere flings Data Center OS code at open sourcers to fill in gapsto hit general availability by the third quarter of this year. The software is
Mesosphere flings Data Center OS code at open sourcers to fill in gaps
The Register / Posted 12 days ago
to hit general availability by the third quarter of this year. The software is distributed under the Apache 2.0 license on GitHub. Lining up behind the news were Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Cisco. Microsoft announced on Tuesday the... Read more
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TechCrunch
Capital One open sources Cloud Custodian AWS resource management toolCloud Custodian and today it announced at an AWS event in Chicago that it was m
Capital One open sources Cloud Custodian AWS resource management tool
TechCrunch / Posted 12 days ago
Cloud Custodian and today it announced at an AWS event in Chicago that it was making that tool available as open source on GitHub. “Cloud Custodian is a rules engine that lets us define policies to be well managed in AWS. You can [determine] a... Read more
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Gamasutra
Oculus speaks out against HTC Vive 'hack'like Lucky's Tale and Oculus DreamHack on their SteamVR-powered headsets. The
Oculus speaks out against HTC Vive 'hack'
Gamasutra / Posted 13 days ago
like Lucky's Tale and Oculus DreamHack on their SteamVR-powered headsets. The plug-in, released by LibreVR through GitHub and dubbed "Revive", allowed Vive users to play Oculus titles by "re-implementing functions from the Oculus Runtime... Read more
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