How to sync your Fitbit under Linux

How to sync your Fitbit under Linux

I’ve recently received a fitbit flex as gift, and I love it, this personal device tracks steps, distance, and calories burned. At night, it tracks your sleep quality and wakes you silently in the morning. Just check out the lights to see how you stack up against your personal goal. Flex allows you to set [...]

My top 10 open source software

My top 10 open source software

I received this article from Saska Dasgupta and gladly publish it. I discovered the Linux and open source world around 4 years ago, and from that date I’m trying to know more open source software or projects. I must say that they changed my life both as I started to use different software but the [...]

arkOS: build your Cloud with a  Raspberry Pi

arkOS: build your Cloud with a Raspberry Pi

Recently I’ve discovered this project that has great ambitions: arkOS is an open-source platform for securely self-hosting your online life. Everything started from the founder Jacob Cook and the CitizenWeb Project he founded. It’s designed to run on a Raspberry Pi – a super-low-cost single board computer – and ultimately will let users, even of [...]

Open Source Is Useless - Without Hardware

Open Source Is Useless – Without Hardware

Article from Tcat Houser editor-in-chief of TRCBNews.com. You might not have noticed that the $35 computer, Raspberry Pi has exceeded 1 million units shipped. Further, they have production volumes cranked up to the point where you can order more than one unit. In early March this year Raspberry Pi signed a deal with Sony to [...]

Book review: Puppet 3 Cookbook

Book review: Puppet 3 Cookbook

I recently read this book and I must say that it was really interesting and inspiring while preparing a new solution with Puppet 3, as the abstract say Puppet 3 Cookbook is written in a Cookbook style, showing you how to set up and expand your Puppet infrastructure. It not only gives you everything you [...]