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  • — Domain keywords used to spot phishing sites

       (Friday, 06 March 2015 23:06)

    Criminals setting up fake domains for phishing are prone to use the same words over and over and spotting those words can help identify malicious sites, according to a new threat detection model from OpenDNS.

  • — VMware sued for alleged GPL license infractions

       (Friday, 06 March 2015 22:09)

    Christoph Hellwig, who holds copyrights on portions of the Linux kernel, alleges VMware combined proprietary source code with open-source code in its ESXi product line but has not released it publicly as required by the General Public License version 2 (GPLv2).

  • — Steam Machines Might Run Linux, but They Are Not Aimed at Linux Users

       (Friday, 06 March 2015 21:11)

    Valve has revealed the Steam Machines and the companies that are going to build them, alongside some of the hardware configurations, so the real question now is this: will you buy a slightly overpriced PC with non-descriptive hardware that runs Linux?

  • — KDE accepted to Google Summer of Code 2015

       (Friday, 06 March 2015 20:14)

    The KDE student programs team is happy to announce that KDE has been accepted as a mentoring organization for Google Summer of Code 2015. This will allow students from around the world to work with mentors on KDE software projects. Successful students will receive stipends from Google.

  • — Top 5: Google shares gRPC, better UX in open source, and more

       (Friday, 06 March 2015 19:17)

    Welcome to the Weekly Top 5!