mythweather 0.27: no animated map choices for the USA?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Any mythweather experts still using the forum? I updated to mythtv 0.27 via the mythbuntu repositories. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Make sure to edit Ubuntu.info fileview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – To solve the problem, insert the following text in /usr/share/python-apt/templates/Ubuntu.info: Suite: vivid RepositoryType: deb BaseURI: http://ports.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-ports/ MatchURI: ports.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-ports BaseURI-amd64: http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu MatchURI-amd64: archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu BaseURI-i386: http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu MatchURI-i386: archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu Mirror (Hardware)

NFS client cannot mount a certain directoryview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello! I am replacing file server with Ubuntu. The previous file server was made by FreeBSD with ZFS. I need NFS function at new Ubuntu server. (Hardware)

Special Olympics Plans to Engage Video Game Industryview story

http://hardforum.com – Special Olympics today announced plans for engaging the $100 billion global video game industry in an effort to expand Special Olympics’ global message of inclusion and acceptance for people who have intellectual disabilities. Force Multiply Gaming (forcemultiplygaming.com), a social impact movement and brand of WarpSpeed Innovations Inc. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Can't install and/or print to USB printer on networkview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Brother printer connected to a PC via USB running Ubuntu 14.04. Printer works. I installed the printer on 2 laptops running Ubuntu. Printer wouldn't work. I was told to use CUPS to 'publish' the printer. That worked and I was able to print from both laptops. The properties were automatically changed to something like ipps: . . . that was weeks ago. (Hardware)

Fake News Sites Spread Ebola Panic Via Facebookview story

http://hardforum.com – Why would anyone believe "news" stories on Facebook? Do you know how many times Morgan Freeman has been declared dead on Facebook? Quote: There’s a scary story bouncing around Facebook, accruing hundreds of thousands of likes: the small town of Purdon, Texas, has been quarantined after a family of five was diagnosed with Ebola. (Hardware)

Amazon Tanks 10% After Reporting Larger Than Expected Third Quarter Lossview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Amazon reported lower than expected revenue in its third quarter, and a larger than expected loss. Analysts expected the company to lose $0.74 on revenue of $20.84 billion. Instead, Amazon lost $0.95 per share on revenue of $20.58 billion. That per-share loss works out to a net loss for the firm of $437 million. Read More (IT news)

Microsoft Up 3% After Reporting Better Than Expected FQ1 Revenue Of $23.20B, EPS Of $0.54view story

http://techcrunch.com –  After gaining more than 1 percent in regular trading, Microsoft reported its fiscal first quarter 2015 earnings: Revenue totaled $23.20 billion in the period, leading to profits of $0.54 per share. The revenue figure represents a 25 percent year-over-year increase, a large piece of which is due to the Nokia hardware acquisition. Read More (IT news)

On the Security of Containersview story

https://www.linux.com – Docker's Eric Windisch on Medium writes, "I liken the difference between baremetal, VMs, and containers as I see the separation of buildings, apartments, and rooms." Docker's Eric Windisch writes, "I liken the difference between baremetal, VMs, and containers as I see the separation of buildings, apartments, and rooms. (Software)

PlayStation 4 Update Coming On 10/28 Lets You Play Games With Friends Who Don’t Own A Copyview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Back in August, Sony started teasing a new feature they call “Share Play”. Though we’re still waiting to see just how well it works, the idea itself is wonderful: once enabled, you can let your friends play your games with you (or by themselves, even) without them actually owning a copy of the game. (IT news)