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April 3, 2014

15:20
Recognizing that it can't keep up with the Dropboxes of the cloud storage world, Canonical elects to shut down its Ubuntu One file service.
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14:23
Web servers use HTTP by default, which is a clear text protocol. As the name suggests, a clear text protocol does not apply any form of encryption on the transit data. While the HTTP-based web server is very easy to set up, it has a major drawback in terms of security. Any "man-in-the-middle" is able […]Continue reading...The post How to set up HTTPS in Apache web Server on CentOS appeared first on Xmodulo.Related FAQs:How to set up a Subversion (SVN) server on CentOS or FedoraHow to secure a mail server using encryptionHow to install Apache Tomcat on CentOSHow to install Apache Ant on CentOSHow to set up BGP Looking Glass server on CentOS
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13:26
We've been talking a lot about the power and importance of open access for academic (and especially government funded) research. More and more universities have agreed, with some even having general open access policies for their academics, requiring them to release research under open access policies. This makes sense, because one of the key aspects of education and knowledge is the ability to share it freely and to build on the work of others. Without open access, this is made much more difficult. So it's immensely troubling to discover that one of the biggest science publishers out there, Nature Publishing Group, has started telling academics that they need to get a "waiver" from their university's open access policies.
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12:28
In today's open source roundup: Is Debian testing or stable your best bet? Plus: Frustrations with Linux, and five myths about elementary OS debunked.
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11:31
In part 1 of this article series I’ve described a minimal Debian installation using network install image. I started with a regular server, added the desktop environment, and installed some more common desktop applications. In this article I will continue with several enhancements to the previous setup.
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10:34
Linux can't be understood in terms of hierarchy. Neither can the Internet. That's because both are examples of heterarchy at work.
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