Google releases patch to fix Bluebox security threat, users await OEMs and carriers for updatesview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Last week we told you about a new security threat that was uncovered by Bluebox. It was actually uncovered several months ago and Google was informed about it in February. (IT news)

Birdie 0.3 Could Be the Twitter Client Linux Never Hadview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Birdie, a beautiful Twitter client that uses Vala and GTK and is built for elementary OS and Ubuntu, has reached version 0.3. Birdie 0.3 might not seem like much, but the developers are making great strides and are implementing tons of features with each new version. “This releases implements a long-awaited feature, threaded conversations, and comes with the usual bug fixes and improvement (IT news)

GNOME Disk Utility 3.9.1 Uses the Latest GTK and Vala Featuresview story

http://news.softpedia.com – The GNOME Disk Utility developers have announced last evening, July 8, the immediate availability for download and testing of the first development release towards the GNOME Disk Utility 3.10 storage device management tool for the GNOME 3 desktop environment. (IT news)

GNOME Terminal 3.8.4 Fixes a Memory Leak Issueview story

http://news.softpedia.com – The GNOME developers announced two days ago, July 7, the immediate availability for download of the fourth maintenance release of the GNOME Terminal 3.8 application for the GNOME desktop environment. (IT news)

More Tickets Are Now Available For The 8th Annual August Capital Party In Silicon Valleyview story

http://techcrunch.com – TechCrunch’s annual party at August Capital is a few weeks away and we just released another round of tickets. The first two batches went within 24 hours so jump on these quick. Space is limited. We’ve hosted the TechCrunch summer party with VC firm August Capital since 2006. (IT news)

Support for Centos 6.3view story

https://www.centos.org – 6.4 is the update for 6.3. Because upstream strives to keep compatibility between minor releases, it should be a transparent upgrade. CentOS 6 is supported until 2020, CentOS 6.4 is o... [by TrevorH] (HowTos)

Xen 4.3 Releases Today with ARM Server Supportview story

https://www.linux.com – The latest release of the open source hypervisor brings a technology preview of support for ARMv7 and ARMv8 platforms and security improvements to the virtual Trusted Platform Module (vTPM)... The latest release of the open source hypervisor brings a technology preview of support for ARMv7 and ARMv8 platforms and security improvements to the virtual Trusted Platform Module (vTPM) Read more at (Software)

Linux Kernel 3.4.52 LTS Is Out, Download Nowview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Greg Kroah-Hartman has announced the immediate availability for download of Linux kernel 3.4.52 LTS (long-term support). Linux kernel 3.4.51 has got to be one of the smallest releases so far, at least for this particular branch. “I'm announcing the release of the 3.4.52 kernel. (IT news)

Steam Hardware Survey Shows Huge Decline in Linux Usersview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Valve has released a new Steam Hardware Survey, and the news aren't great for Linux users, if we take the OS numbers in consideration. Every month, Valve releases a comprehensive statistic about its user base. (IT news)

Samba 4.0.7 Has Been Officially Releasedview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Samba, an app that seamlessly integrates Linux/Unix servers and desktops into Active Directory environments using the winbind daemon, is now at version 4.0.7. The sixth maintenance release is in the 4.x branch and contains all of Samba's technology parts, both a file server, which can be upgraded from existing Samba 3.x releases, and the AD domain controller previously known as “samba4.&rdq (IT news)