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Here’s a bootcamp that could help land a $146,000 Linux cloud engineering job

The Linux Foundation is offering a cloud engineer bootcamp that offers a certification in six months for one of the highest-paying jobs in tech. Image: vladwel, Getty Images/iStockphoto As the COVID-19 pandemic rages and job losses continue, the Linux Foundation is launching its first cloud engineer bootcamp to train students to fill critical computing roles …

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'The world is really changing': Why Linux on desktop is taking a sudden leap forward

‘The world is really changing’: Why Linux on desktop is taking a sudden leap forward

With data science and AI workloads pushing the envelope in computer performance, Lenovo’s Rob Herman tells TechRepublic why supporting the Linux user base is more important than ever. Lenovo’s announcement that it’s giving its hardware the Linux treatment serves as yet another indicator that the once-niche operating system is beginning to capture the attention of …

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How to fix the apt-add-repository error on a Chromebook that runs Linux apps

How to fix the apt-add-repository error on a Chromebook that runs Linux apps

If you’d like to install Linux software from third-party repositories, you’ll need to take care of one simple task first. If you happen to own one of the many Chromebooks that can run Linux apps, you might have hit an issue that prevents you from installing applications from non-standard repositories. For example, say you want …

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