Two advantages of open-source software: code sharing and community involvement

Open-source software
In this article I will provide you a bunch of advantages of FOSS (free and open-source software). Often, when an open-source project adds useful features, they get adopted by other similar projects. Also, the community has a big impact on the development of software and often adopt projects that are dropped by their creators. Code sharing: As you may know, Ubuntu and Debian use deb packages, while Red Hat, CentOS, Fedora and other derivative systems use rpm packages, which are not compatibl...
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Tails 2.11 Amnesic Incognito Live System has been released

Tails 2.11
As you may know, Tails is a free, open-source Debian-based incognito Linux live system. Its popularity has increased since Edward Snowden used it to stay hidden online, after leaking the NSA private data. The latest version available is Tails 2.11, which has been recently released bringing improvements and updated packages. It updates the I2P anonymizing network software to version 0.9.25, adds a notification that informs the users that the Tails 3.0 Live CD will not work on old computers wit...
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Alpine Linux 3.5.2 (security-oriented Linux distribution) has been released

Alpine Linux 3.5.2 (security-oriented Linux distribution) has been released
Alpine Linux is a free, open-source security oriented GNU/Linux distribution that is based on BusyBox and musl libc. It uses its own package manager called apk-tools and can be installed as a run-from-RAM distribution. It is very helpful for x86 routers, firewalls, VPNs, VoIP boxes and servers. Recently, Alpine Linux 3.5.2 has been released, shifting to Linux Kernel 4.4.52 and updating main components: PHP 7.0.16, lighttpd 1.4.45, Chromium 56.0.2924.76, PostgreSQL 9.6.2, nginx 1.10.3, ZoneMin...
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