How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 From a Previous Release

upgrade ubuntu 17.10Now that the Ubuntu 17.10 release is officially out many of you will be faced with the decision of whether to upgrade, or not. In this post we’ll show how to upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 from Ubuntu 17.04, plus provide a few pointers to those of you who want to upgrade from 16.04 LTS. As we mention […]

This post, How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 From a Previous Release, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu Flavors, Including Ubuntu MATE 17.10, Are Available to Download

ubuntu 17.10 flavorsIt’s not just Ubuntu 17.10 release day — brand new versions of Ubuntu’s family of official flavors are also available to download. You can download the latest releases of Ubuntu Budgie 17.10, Ubuntu MATE 17.10, Kubuntu 17.10, Xubuntu 17.10 and other official Ubuntu flavors right now. And there’s something to suit everyone. All flavors share […]

This post, Ubuntu Flavors, Including Ubuntu MATE 17.10, Are Available to Download, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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IoT Cybersecurity: What's Plan B?

In August, four US Senators introduced a bill designed to improve Internet of Things (IoT) security. The IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017 is a modest piece of legislation. It doesn’t regulate the IoT market. It doesn’t single out any industries for particular attention, or force any companies to do anything. It doesn’t even modify the liability laws for embedded software. Companies can continue to sell IoT devices with whatever lousy security they want.

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