Java vs. Python: Which should you choose?
Dec04

Java vs. Python: Which should you choose?

Let’s compare the two most popular and powerful programming languages in the world: Java and Python! Both languages have huge community support and libraries to perform almost any programming task, although selecting a programming language usually depends on the developer’s use case. After you compare and contrast, please make sure to answer our poll to share your opinion on which is best. read...

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4 ways to control the flow of your awk script
Dec04

4 ways to control the flow of your awk script

There are many ways to control the flow of an awk script, including loops, switch statements and the break, continue, and next commands. Sample data Create a sample data set called colours.txt and copy this content into it: read...

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Spice up your Linux desktop with Cinnamon
Dec04

Spice up your Linux desktop with Cinnamon

When GNOME 3 was released, some GNOME users were not ready to give up GNOME 2. The Linux Mint project was so dissatisfied with GNOME 3 that it started its own desktop as an alternative, and thus the Cinnamon desktop was born. read...

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An idiot's guide to Kubernetes, low-code developers, and other industry trends
Dec04

An idiot's guide to Kubernetes, low-code developers, and other industry trends

As part of my role as a senior product marketing manager at an enterprise software company with an open source development model, I publish a regular update about open source community, market, and industry trends for product marketers, managers, and other influencers. Here are five of my and their favorite articles from that update. read...

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Why use the Pantheon desktop for Linux Elementary OS
Dec03

Why use the Pantheon desktop for Linux Elementary OS

Would you pay $20 for a Linux desktop? I would, and in fact, I regularly choose to pay more than that when I download free software! The reason I do this is that open source is worth it. For a copy of Elementary OS, US$ 20 happens to be the default asking price (you can download it for $1 or even $0 if you can’t afford anything more). What you get in return is an excellent and heavily curated distribution that ships with its own...

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How to write a security integration module for Ansible
Dec03

How to write a security integration module for Ansible

Ansible is a radically simple IT automation platform that makes your applications and systems easier to deploy. It allows you to avoid writing scripts or custom code to deploy and update your applications, systems, and various classifications of network-attached devices. read...

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