openSUSE Tumbleweed Snapshots Update, Nominations Now Open for 2019 Red Hat Women in Open Source Awards, OpenSSH 7.9 Released, Some VestaCP Servers Compromised by New Linux/ChachaDDOS Malware and Kraft 0.82 Now Available

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Two new openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots provide KDE users with a newer version of Applications 18.08.2, and all Tumbleweed users can update kernel 4.18.13. Last week’s snapshots included newer versions of KDE’s Plasma 5.14 and Frameworks 5.50.0. For more info on the recent updates, visit Nominations are open for 2019 Red Hat Women in Open Sourc… Linux Journal News

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Snap’s second-gen line of its Spectacles – which were launched in April of this year – are now on Amazon. Joy! The decision to do another iteration of the Spectacles is strange, especially as the product’s first run didn’t do that well, losing the company around $ 40 million. Despite this, I don’t actually think the Spectacles are a particularly bad idea. A p… The Next Web

Fleet of autonomous boats could service some cities, reducing road traffic

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The future of transportation in waterway-rich cities such as Amsterdam, Bangkok, and Venice — where canals run alongside and under bustling streets and bridges — may include autonomous boats that ferry goods and people, helping clear up road congestion. Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the Senseable City Lab in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning (DUSP), have taken a step toward that future by designing a fleet… MIT News – Electrical engineering and … Read more