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Sneak Peek: Some Like it HOT LAVA

Klei Entertainment, indie game developer of Don’t Starve franchise fame, is expanding their arsenal of uniquely binge-playable brain candy with Hot Lava. Still in development stages with a beta option, this game takes inspiration from CS:GO style jump mechanics combined with the wide ranging parkour of Mirror’s Edge. Hot Lava is the brainchild of Mark […]

COM Express modules build on Kaby Lake and Xeon E3

Aaeon announced a “NanoCOM-KBU” COM Express Type 10 Mini module with Intel 7th Gen U-Series chips and a “COM-KBHB6” Type 6 Basic module with a Xeon E3. Aaeon announced a pair of computer-on-modules that expand upon Intel’s 7th Gen “Kaby Lake” U-Series and 6th Gen “Skylake” Xeon E3. Aaeon’s NanoCOM-KBU is not only its first […]

Watermarking Images–from the Command Line

Us geeks mostly think of the command line as the best place for textmanipulation. It’s a natural with cat,grep and shell scripts. Butalthough you can’t necessarily view your results from within a typicalterminal window, it turns out to be pretty darn easy to analyze andmanipulate images from within a shell script.

pHAT adds IR to the Raspberry Pi

Anavi has gone to Crowd Supply to launch a new run of its $16 “Anavi Infrared pHAT,” which adds IR remote control to the Pi, and offers optional sensors. Leon Anavi’s Bulgaria-based Anavi Technologies, which has introduced Raspberry Pi add-ons such as the RabbitMax Flex IoT HAT, is launching a smaller pHAT board that adds […]

Jim Zemlin Declares 2017 the Year of the Linux Desktop

LOS ANGELES — Open Source Summit, the event formerly known as LinuxCon North America, kicked off today with a series of announcements and a s strong message about the power of open source.”2017 has been a pretty incredible year in open-source,” Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of the Linux Year of LinuxFoundation said in his opening […]

Ubuntu’s Suru Icon Theme Is Being Revived

If you loved the look of the Suru icon theme used on the Ubuntu phone you’ll be pleased to hear that a community designer plans to bring it to the desktop. This post, Ubuntu’s Suru Icon Theme Is Being Revived, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.