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Google Pays Out $41,500 in Awards for Chrome 39 Security Fixes
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published November 20, 2014
Google is out with the Chrome 39.0.2171.65 browser stable release

Menlo Security Still in Stealth Mode, Raises $10.5 Million
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published November 20, 2014
Malware infections continue to infest the modern Internet, and there is no shortage of vendors, or money, trying to solve the problem.

PLUMgrid Leverages Containers for SDN in OpenStack
By Sean Michael Kerner | Networking Article Published November 20, 2014
Awais Nemat, co-founder and CEO of PLUMgrid details how his company uses containers to get SDN to the cloud.

[VIDEO] Red Hat's OpenShift PaaS vs. Pivotal's CloudFoundry
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published November 20, 2014
Paul Cormier, EVP and President, Product and Technologies at Red Hat is not what anyone would call a CloudFoundry fan.

Mozilla Ditches Google for Yahoo as Default Search on Firefox
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 19, 2014
Google and Mozilla seem to have parted ways after hundreds of millions of dollars in money flowing from the search giant to the open-source browser vendor.

Apple Gets Serious about Information Disclosure in OS X 10.10.1
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published November 19, 2014
Apple released its first incremental update for its new OS X 10.10 Yosemite operating system on Nov. 17, providing users with four security fixes, only one of which is rated as being critical.

EFF Backs New Effort for Free SSL CA
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published November 19, 2014
In the quest for improved user security on the Internet, encryption is a key tool, though it hasn't always been easy to use and deploy.

Live Patching Lands in SUSE Enterprise Linux 12
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published November 19, 2014
Enterprise Linux vendor SUSE this week made a series of announcements at its annual SUSEcon event, providing users with new patching, storage and cloud capabilities.

Microsoft Goes Out-of-Band for Priviledge Escalation Flaw
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published November 19, 2014
In Microsoft's November Patch Tuesday update last week, one advisory that had originally been scheduled to be included was not. That advisory, MS14-068, is now out.

Fedora Linux Set to Abandon Firefox over Advertising Issue
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 16, 2014
From the 'Don't advertise in my open-source browser' files:

Firefox @10: How Mozilla Succeeded and Why it has now Failed
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 10, 2014
From the 'Crushing Dreams' files:

A Night of Culture in Paris with Canonical Ubuntu Linux at OpenStack Paris
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 4, 2014
From the 'Make an Impression' files:

OpenStack Glance Gets New Glint for Replicated and Distributed Images
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 4, 2014
from the "C'est Bonne!' files:

The Failed Promise of HTML5
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 29, 2014
From the 'Standards That Aren't' files:

PHP 5.6.2 and 5.4.34 Update for Critical Security Flaws
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 20, 2014
No Sandworms, Heartbleeds or POODLEs here but don't let the lack of a fancy marketing name fool you - this is serious

Firefox Hello Not Working and Mozilla Claims the Bug is Invalid
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 18, 2014
From the 'Your Mileage May Vary ' files:

Docker 1.3 Improves Container Security
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 17, 2014
From the 'Please Sign My Docker Image' files:

3.8 Million Raspberry Pi Linux Computers Sold - Oh My!
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 13, 2014
From the 'Little Computer that Could' files:

OpenStack Juno Races to Completion as RC2s are Released
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 8, 2014
From the 'Not Far Now' files:

Piston OpenStack Co-Founder Joshua McKenty Leaves for Pivotal
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 30, 2014
From the "I Didn't See That One Coming" files:

Larry Ellison Steps Down as Oracle CEO, to become CTO
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 18, 2014
From the "Samurai Leadership" files:

OpenStack Ironic Approved for Kilo Integrated Release
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 17, 2014
From the 'Bare Metal' files:

Former Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens Joins Google
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 9, 2014
Apparently Brian Stevens was feeling lucky.

OpenStack Manila project Approved for Incubation
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 2, 2014
From the 'cloud storage' files:

PHP 5.3 Hits End-of-Life
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published August 18, 2014
From the 'All Good Things' files: