Stew's January 2018 Bookmarks

01/2018 Linux Links

Linux Successes (And Failures) in 2017 - Datamation
24 Must Have Essential Linux Applications In 2017
The History of Windows: The 15 Best (and Funniest) Stories by Bill Gates
Linux Distros That Discontinued Unexpectedly - LinuxAndUbuntu - Linux News | Apps Reviews | Linux Tutorials HowTo
Kali Linux 2017.3 hands-on: The best alternative to Raspbian for your Raspberry Pi | ZDNet
Endless OS 3.2 Review - The Offline Distro - LinuxAndUbuntu - Linux News | Apps Reviews | Linux Tutorials HowTo
3 open source desktop publishing tools for Linux | Opensource.com
Kdenlive 17.12.0 Release Brings Bug Fixes to the Famed Linux Video Editor

01/2018 Tinkerer Links

Google's AI found an overlooked exoplanet - The Verge
6 Lightweight Operating Systems for Your Raspberry Pi
Why Your Kodi Box Isn’t Working, and What to Use Instead

01/2018 Chrome Links

Chromette
Chromebooks Find New Benchmark To Replace Octane
Chrome Web Store - What's a web app? - YouTube
Chromebook: For Goodbye To All That - YouTube
Download Google Chrome OS and Run it from a USB Drive
5 New Google Calendar Features You Have to Try!
8 Google Drive Settings You Should Change Right Now
7 Tips to Master Note-taking with Google Keep | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories
YouTube accidentally flagged an official Google Chromebook ad as spam - The Verge
Samsung may fix the Chromebook Pro's biggest problem with a backlit keyboard - The Verge
How to run Firefox Quantum on a Chromebook - TechRepublic
Amazon is selling the Apple TV and Google Chromecast again - The Verge
How Android Became My New Windows Phone
Google's New Files Go App: Everything You Need to Know
Chromebooks and Office 365 together will challenge Windows laptops | ZDNet
Google releases web app version of Chrome Remote Desktop
When Your Chromebooks Break, Who Are You Gonna Call For Parts? Chromebookparts.com - Nibletz
Source code for Apple’s historic Lisa OS to be made available in 2018 | Ars Technica
Android Parallel Tasks Incoming With Chrome OS 64 [VIDEO]
Google has quietly stopped selling the Pixel C Android tablet - The Verge

01/2018 FOSS Links

Fortran turns 60 | Opensource.com
Write - An Open Source Word Processor for Writing
Mozilla Calls New-Look Firefox 57 Its Fastest Browser Yet
LibreOffice 5.4.3 Office Suite Released with over 50 Bug and Regression Fixes
Open education: Engaging students to help make college more affordable | Opensource.com
The DMCA as Ransomware | FOSS Force
Sex toy company admits to recording users' remote sex sessions, calls it a 'minor bug' - The Verge
A Windows 10 alternative: Microsoft should embrace, extend Linux on the desktop | ZDNet
Microsoft launches Windows 10 on ARM, with HP and ASUS promising 20+ hours of battery life | TechCrunch
Amazon Announces Alexa for Business, Ushering in the Area of Voice-Enabled UC
Google, Amazon still tussling over YouTube on shopping giant's gadgets - CNET
Yahoo parent sues Mozilla for replacing it with Google as Firefox default search
Apple invests $390 million in US-made iPhone lasers - The Verge
Google and Amazon are in “productive” talks to keep YouTube on Fire TV - The Verge
7 Reasons Why VPNs Might Die Out by 2020
The FCC Just Killed Net Neutrality. Now What? | WIRED
US to officially accuse North Korea of WannaCry cyber attack: report | TheHill
Microsoft removes Google’s Chrome installer from the Windows Store - The Verge
Julia Reda – EU offers cash bounties to improve the security of VLC media player