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OrangePi 5 Max SBC with M.2 Key Slot and 2.5GbE LAN Port

Orange Pi recently showcased their latest single-board computer, the OrangePi 5 Max, on their Twitter account. This device is powered by the octa-core Rockchip RK3588 and includes key interfaces such as a 2.5GbE LAN port and an M.2 M-Key slot for expansion.

(Updated) Orange Pi Teases Upgraded Orange Pi 5 Pro SBC with LPDDR5 and M.2 Key Slot

Orange Pi has recently provided additional specifications about their latest Orange Pi 5 Pro Single Board Computer built around the new-gen Rockchip RK3588S System-on-Chip. Key features of this board are its GbE port with PoE+ support, M.2 Key slot for expansion and Wi-Fi5/BT5.0 connectivity.

ODrive Micro: Compact Brushless Servo Controller with CAN and USB

CrowdSupply recently showcased the ODrive Micro, an advanced, compact servo motor drive developed by ODrive Robotics for precise motion control in space-constrained robotics applications. It leverages ODrive’s established software and hardware ecosystem to support integrated robotic systems.

Mali-G610 Achieves OpenGL ES 3.1 Conformance

Collabora recently announced a significant milestone: the Panthor kernel driver and Mesa Panfrost driver have achieved official conformance for OpenGL ES 3.1 on the Mali-G610 chip, part of the 10th generation of Mali GPUs, known as “Valhall”.


NVIDIA 560 Linux Graphics Driver to Fully Adopt Open-Source GPU Kernel Modules

It’s been two years since NVIDIA released the first Linux graphics driver with open-source GPU kernel modules, which will eventually replace the proprietary, closed-source driver when these mature.

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Getting Started to Use GNOME Shell Extensions on Ubuntu 24.04

This tutorial will help you in a simple way how to install, remove and configure GNOME Shell Extensions (GSEs) on Ubuntu 24.04 "Noble Numbat". We present you here both ways of managing them by Firefox web browser as well as by Extension Manager so you can find which one easier for you. We also give you some recommended extensions such as Clipboard History below so you can practice. Now let's start reading!


Today in Techrights

posted by Roy Schestowitz on Jul 11, 2024

Young man walking on the beach

Updated This Past Day

  1. Emma Irwin, from Mozilla to Microsoft & Debian harassment rumors: the hidden report into Open Labs Hackerspace, Albania
    Reprinted with permission from the Free Software Fellowship
  2. Let's Encrypt in a Freefall in Geminispace (More Capsules 'Get' It)
    Getting a "cert" from a CA says nothing about legitimacy; any malicious site or malware author can get a 'free' one these days. It's like 'Trophy Of Participation' (where merely attending guarantees an award).
  3. Anti-Linux Sites, Powered by Microsoft to Generate False Text Under a Domain Like LinuxSecurity.com
    They need to be named and shamed for doing this
  4. Pop Weekend in Schagen, Netherlands & Debian Day
    Reprinted with permission from Daniel Pocock
  5. [Video/Audio] John Shipton's Speech at Julian Assange's (His Son's) Birthday Last Week
    We assume someone who was at the event uploaded the recording of this speech (Julian Assange was not there)
  6. In Brunei and Malaysia GNU/Linux Gains Some More, All-Time High Approached in Indonesia
    Further gains in southeast Asia are more of the norm these days


  7. IBM (Red Hat) is Burning Away Its Investment in GNU and Linux
    IBM will have nothing left but smoke
  8. Statement on Daniel Pocock is Free Publicity for Daniel Pocock (Streisand Effect)
    Since April when a new Debian Project Leader was elected...
  9. Links 10/07/2024: War, Environment, and End of ICQ
    Links for the day
  10. What Microsoft Hopes Nobody Noticed During Independence Day Week/Weekend
    Microsoft violated California's Fair Employment and Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act
  11. Gemini Links 10/07/2024: Recalling St.GIGA, smol.pub Tricks
    Links for the day
  12. Red Hat Developer (developers.redhat.com), Brought to You by Microsoft Staff to Promote Microsoft Proprietary Software That Doesn't Run on GNU/Linux
    Yesterday at redhat.com
  13. OSI Blog Posts From Salaried Microsoft Writers, Promoting Microsoft Proprietary Software and GPL-Violating Code Prison
    OSI attacking its very own (original) mission
  14. Apple's Main Competition Isn't Microsoft But Low-Cost Chromebooks and GNU/Linux Distros
    Case of Dominica
  15. [Meme] Reporting Crimes to the Police, to the Public, to the Media
    people who are committing crimes try to accuse those who expose them as the "real" criminals
  16. Microsoft Has Already Lost the Cash Cow in Jamaica
    we're looking at around 7% for GNU/Linux
  17. [Meme] Then They Call Their Volunteers 'Fascists' (or Even Worse Labels)
    They want the public to think that people who resigned in protest were in fact "expelled" and that moreover they are "conservative" or something to that effect
  18. Sven Luther & Debian forged expulsion after resignation, now with Wind River Software, DebConf24 platinum sponsor
    Reprinted with permission from Daniel Pocock
  19. IBM/Red Hat Racism and Imperialism: Not a New Problem
    Especially in that region
  20. In Cuba, Android Surges to New Records, Only About 3% of Web Users Are on Vista 11
    only about 15% are traced back to Windows
  21. Colombia: Windows Falls to All-Time Low (26%)
    We might be looking at a community of over 1 million GNU/Linux users in that one country
  22. Microsoft "are still in their Extend phase and have been for some time. They know how to play the long game. It's anyone's guess when their Extinguish phase will begin."
    It's reassuring to see recognition of the threat
  23. Links 10/07/2024: Microsoft Burns Users of Office 365 connectors in Teams
    Links for the day
  24. [Meme] War is Peace and Antitrust Means Trust
    Checking if Microsoft 'trusts' your OS is the same as security???
  25. [Video] The Fake Security Complex (and Why You Should Not Trust Canonical)
    "tech world" is full of fake security
  26. Egypt (Population 115 Million) Climbing Towards 7% GNU/Linux Usage, Says statCounter
    Egypt is one of Africa's largest populations
  27. Over at Tux Machines...
    GNU/Linux news for the past day
  28. IRC Proceedings: Tuesday, July 09, 2024
    IRC logs for Tuesday, July 09, 2024
  29. Debian harassment: verbal and textual references to abuse every bit as bad as deepfake and AI generated images of women
    Reprinted with permission from Daniel Pocock
  30. Six Percent of Maharlika
    Microsoft has not been getting good news there in recent years
  31. [Meme] When You Do Mass Layoffs in the United States a Day Before July 4th (Independence Day)
    Microsoft still hasn't said how many people it fired

    The corresponding text-only bulletin for Wednesday contains all the text.

    Top-read articles (excluding bot/crawler visits):

    Span from 2024-07-04 to 2024-07-10
    2303 /n/2024/07/03/News_Calm_Now_July_4th_Time_for_Microsoft_to_Unearth_First_Batc.shtml
    1878 /n/2024/07/08/What_s_Growing_in_the_United_States_This_Year_is_GNU_Linux_Not_.shtml
    1663 /n/2024/07/08/Debian_Needs_a_Significant_Change_of_Direction_and_Recognition_.shtml
    1624 /n/2024/07/06/Larissa_Brown_Shapiro_Mozilla_concerned_other_organizations_tak.shtml
    1554 /n/2024/07/04/Whistleblowers_from_Open_Labs_Hackerspace_Albania_in_GNOME_Wiki.shtml
    1381 /n/2024/07/09/ZDNet_Kills_the_Linux_RSS_Feed_Syndication_Redirected_to_Loads_.shtml
    1315 /n/2024/07/10/Apple_s_Main_Competition_Isn_t_Microsoft_But_Low_Cost_Chromeboo.shtml
    1201 /n/2024/07/08/5_Days_Have_Passed_and_Microsoft_Still_Refuses_to_Say_How_Many_.shtml

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