Open spec x86 SBCs gain prototyping add-ons

Newark Element14 launched a $20 motor control add-on for AMD’s Gizmo 2 SBC, and MinnowBoard.org tipped a new “Lure” LED add-on for the Minnowboard Max. From the start, the Raspberry Pi and the BeagleBoard (BeagleBone) projects have followed the Arduino project’s lead in providing Shield-like expansion modules to attract hobbyists and third party developers. Several […]

From: LXer

Rust 1.0 Now In Beta

The beta of Rust 1.0 was released ahead of Easter weekend and all libraries/language features planned for the v1.0 milestone have been marked as stable…

From: Phoronix

Linux System and Network Administration Bootcamp

By Rajesh Goyal LinuxCertified,Inc. a leading provider of Linux training, will offer weekend Linux system administration bootcamp on [url=http://www.linuxcertified.com/class_schedule.html] April 18th – 19th, 2015[/url] in South Bay (CA). This workshop is designed for busy information technology professionals and is designed to cover the most important Linux administration areas.

From: LXer

Building tunnels with Linux

By Mark Clarke Creating tunnels with Linux is easy and can provide an easy solution to some complex networking problems. Most are familiar with encrypted tunnels such as VPNs and SOCKS proxies via SSH. In the mixed IPv6 and IPv4 in which we live tunnels are often a necessity to ensure connectivity between disconnected networks.

From: LXer

Tor Summer of Privacy

By n8willis

The Tor Project and the Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF) have announced
a mentoring program entitled the “Tor Summer of Privacy” (TorSoP). Akin to the
Google Summer of Code, TorSoP will provide financial support and
mentorship for a group of students to work on privacy-related free
software. Three student positions are available this year;
applications will be accepted through April 10. More details
(including project ideas) are provided on the TorSoP page.

From: LWN