Facebook faulty configuration change: Who, what, why?

Update: Facebook just posted another update with just a bit more details. After Facebook’s downtime of around 6 hours which started just before noon on Monday, October 4, 2021, and several hours after restoration, Facebook has finally posted an official explanation for the outage via their engineering blog. The reason for the blackout cited was […]

Arch Linux installer, Project POCKIT and more | biweekly #6

This post is the 6th biweekly roundup of noteworthy news articles, blog posts, product launches, and other noteworthy Linux-related content that I’ve come across over the past two weeks. Below I’ve gathered up a few standouts in the Linux space over the past two weeks. Please feel free to send suggestions or drop me an […]

BeagleV, Asahi Linux, JingPad A1, and more | biweekly #5

This post is the 5th biweekly roundup of noteworthy news articles, blog posts, launches, and other cool Linux-related content that I’ve come across over the past two weeks two months. It has been a heart-wrenching past two months. Sadly, my father died on January 20th, 2021, at the age of 66. Recently, I’ve been catching […]

Linux on iPad, PiHole bypassed, Tiny Core Linux, and more. | biweekly #4

This post is the 4th biweekly roundup of noteworthy news articles, blog posts, launches, and other cool Linux-related content that I’ve come across over the past two weeks.   Linux on iPad Linux on the iPad is becoming better every year. Now with the Linux on iPad project, obsolete iPads (according to Apple) can continue to […]

All New Raspberry Pi 400, WinApps, Uno Platform, and more. | biweekly #3

This is the 3rd biweekly roundup of noteworthy news articles, blog posts, launches, and other cool Linux-related content that I’ve come across over the past two weeks.   Raspberry Pi 400: personal computer, built into a compact keyboard. Raspberry Pi 400 incorporates a purpose-built board based on Raspberry Pi 4. Featuring the same powerful processor, Raspberry Pi 400 […]

Linux News, articles and other cool stuff | biweekly #2

This is the second biweekly roundup of noteworthy news articles, blog posts, launches, and other cool Linux-related content that I’ve come across over the past two weeks.   New F(x)tec PRO¹ runs LineageOS, Ubuntu, Android, or Sailfish OS. F(x)tec PRO¹ physical keyboard and touch screen with LineageOS or Ubuntu Touch With the F(x)tec PRO¹ smartphone, […]

Linux News, articles and other cool stuff | biweekly #1

A lot is happening in the Linux space lately, and even more to come. So I wanted to share some of the noteworthy news articles, blog posts, launches, and other cool Linux-related content that I come across online. To do this, I will publish a list of five Linux must-read links every other week, starting […]