How to set up a Raspberry Pi for retro gaming

I grew up with console gaming and over the years I have had a number of systems, including Atari, SNES, Sega Genesis, and my all-time-favorite—the Commodore Amiga. I recently found a backup of old games I have been carrying around with me for years and got nostalgic for the glory days of retro gaming. I grabbed some old hardware and started tinkering with it so I could relive my childhood. I was surprised how well these games run on my Raspberry Pi and it's become something of a new hobby.

Linux Filesystem Events with inotify

Linux has an efficient method for alerting user-space processes to changes impacting files of interest. The inotify Linux system calls were first discussed here in Linux Journal in a 2005 article by Robert Love who primarily addressed the behavior of the new features from the perspective of C. Read More.

How to Install Docker CE on Your Desktop

This article will cover the installation of Docker on desktop Linux, macOS, and Windows, and it is intended for beginners who want to get started with Docker containers. The only prerequisite is that you are comfortable with command-line interface. Read More.

Best Linux Laptops for 2018

The ultimate guide to the best Linux laptops in 2018.

There are companies that sell laptops with a Linux distro pre-installed. On top of that, you get full support for the hardware and software installed on the laptop, and some modifications so both the hardware and the software support your privacy and freedom.

You have many options to choose from - all kinds of laptops, different sizes and different hardware.

Some notable Linux laptop providers are:

What Linux Users Must Know About Meltdown and Spectre Bugs Impacting CPUs

Meltdown and Spectre are two vulnerabilities that impact almost all computers, tablets and smartphones on the earth. Does it mean you can be hacked? What can you do about it? Read More

How Red Hat Is Dealing With the Spectre of the CPU Meltdown

By now there's probably no one who follows tech even a little who hasn't heard about Meltdown and Spectre, two related security vulnerabilities that differ from garden variety security issues because they're hardware and not software vulnerabilities. They're also notable because they're built into just about every CPU that's been manufactured for decades.Read More.

Opera 50 Debuts Cryptocurrency Mining Protection in Web Browser

New release of Opera web browser has anti-cryptocurrency mining feature better built-in VPN and adds cryptocurrency conversion features. Check it out.

Hands On Embedded Linux Development Training course

LinuxCertified Inc, a leading provider of Linux training and services, announced its next Hands On Embedded Linux Development class to be held in San Francisco Bay Area from January 17th, 2018.

Details on this course are available at: http://www.linuxcertified.com/hands_on_embedded-linux-training.html

This workshop is also available as an on-site class throughout North America.

Manage Your Games Using Lutris In Linux

Lutris is an open source gaming platform for Linux. You can install, remove, configure, launch and manage your games using Lutris. It helps you to manage your Linux games, Windows games, emulated console games and browser games, in a single interface. It also includes community-written installer scripts to make a game’s installation process a lot easier. Read More.

Biggest Linux News Stories of 2017

Looking back to some of the biggest news stories of the year 2017 Take A Look.

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