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Linux and open source headlines every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, in under 3 minutes.

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Linux and open source headlines every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, in under 3 minutes.



    Possible changes on the horizon for LibreOffice are raising concerns in the community, industry players decry Google's gifting of Istio intellectual property to the Open Usage Commons, and both Ubuntu and Docker push further into the AWS ecosystem.
    LibreOffice community protests at promotion of paid-for editions, board says: 'LibreOffice will always be free software'
    Board statement on the LibreOffice 7.0 RC “Personal Edition” label
    Marketing plan draft: Discussion about options available, and timetable
    The Document Foundation Mailing List: Michael Meeks Reply: "Some problems."
    Commons cause: IBM, Oracle, CNCF protest over Google's handling of Istio governance
    Cloud Native Computing Foundation Scales Sandbox Approval Process to Meet Growing Demand from New Projects
    Ubuntu Support of AWS Graviton2 Instances
    From Docker Straight to AWS
    AWS and Docker collaborate to simplify the developer experience

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    Mozilla suspends its Firefox Send service due to misuse by hacking groups, SUSE is acquiring Rancher Labs, Google launches the Open Usage Commons, and the Flutter framework arrives on Linux.
    Mozilla suspends Firefox Send service while it addresses malware abuse
    [Old] Introducing Firefox Send, Providing Free File Transfers while Keeping your Personal Information Private
    Linux company SUSE outbids competitors for fast-growing start-up Rancher Labs
    SUSE to Acquire Rancher Labs, Creating World’s Largest Organization Exclusively Dedicated to Powering Digital Transformation With Open Source and Cloud Native Solutions
    SUSE Enters Into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Rancher Labs
    Announcing a new kind of open source organization
    Introducing the Open Usage Commons
    Canonical enables Linux desktop app support with Flutter

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    The Linux kernel considers adopting inclusive language, Google backs the open silicon community, Tauon Music Box version 6 is out, the Android development team is hosting an AMA, and the Python Software Foundation is launching a working group to help projects obtain funding.
    LKML: [PATCH] CodingStyle: Inclusive Terminology
    Linux kernel coders propose inclusive terminology coding guidelines, note: 'Arguments about why people should not be offended do not scale'
    Produce your own physical chips. For free. In the Open.
    Open Source Process Design Kit from Google, SkyWater technologies and partners released
    Tauson Music Box v6.0
    We're on the Android engineering team. Ask us Anything about Android 11 updates to the Android Platform! (starts July 9)
    Announcing the PSF Project Funding Working Group

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    Mozilla's Firefox 78 rollout is not going smoothly, antirez steps down as the Redis Labs leader, Couchbase debuts a new managed service, the ArcMenu GNOME extension introduces new features, and manjaro32 closes its doors.
    Firefox 78.0 release notes
    Bugzilla: Turn off search modernisation for 78 release
    Mozilla pauses Firefox 78.0 rollout, prepares Firefox 78.0.1
    Firefox 78.0.1 release notes
    antirez: The end of the Redis adventure
    Thank You, Salvatore Sanfilippo
    New Governance for Redis
    Couchbase Cloud DBaaS is Here
    Couchbase joins the cloud database party
    ArcMenu v47 has been released
    manjaro32 has ceased due to a lack of time and a hardware failure
    [Old] Introducing: manjaro32.org

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    Ubuntu gains an unofficial rolling release version, Mastercard joins the chorus of voices warning Magento store owners to update, and two more browsers join the bandwagon on certificate lifetime shortening.
    GitHub: Ubuntu Rolling Rhino
    Ubuntu Podcast: S13E14 – Ace of spades
    Adobe, Mastercard, Visa warn online store owners of Magento 1.x EOL
    [Info] 25 Magento Statistics You Need in 2020 to Boost Your Online Business
    Apple strong-arms entire CA industry into one-year certificate lifespans

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    Linux Mint lands version 20 as an LTS, Mozilla welcomes an unlikely member into its Trusted Recursive Resolver program, elementary ditches Bountysource, TWRP gets closer to supporting Android 10, System76 introduces a new high-end laptop, and the EFF joins the Internet Archive's legal battle against the publishing industry.
    Linux Mint 20 Available to Download, This is What’s New
    Comcast’s Xfinity Internet Service Joins Firefox’s Trusted Recursive Resolver Program
    Talk about the fox guarding the hen house. Comcast to handle DNS-over-HTTPS for Firefox-using subscribers
    Comcast, Mozilla strike privacy deal to encrypt DNS lookups in Firefox
    Goodbye, Bountysource
    [Old] TWRP and Android 10
    TWRP 3.4.0-0 Released
    TWRP 3.4.0 enables OZIP decryption for Realme/OPPO devices and support for legacy devices upgraded to Android 10
    Things We Love About the New Oryx Pro
    Oryx Pro
    EFF and Durie Tangri Join Forces to Defend Internet Archive’s Digital Library
    EFF & Heavyweight Legal Team Will Defend Internet Archive’s Digital Library Against Publishers

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