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This Day in Tech History:

First FORTRAN Program Runs

http://thisdayintechhistory.com/09/20/first-fortran-program-runs/

 

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Here's a recap of the stories we've been going nuts over this week at FreeGeek Chicago. If you have news, article, photos or other material you wish to share with us, email it to share@freegeekchicago.org

 

How to:

Wine 2.0.1 Stable Released, Here’s How To Install it on Ubuntu

http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2017/04/how-to-add-wine-repository-ubuntu

 

Software/Video:

Linux Tip | My Top 5 System Tools – Thank Dan!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OCAjv6DCJBQ

Linux News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPLz8r6Nld4

 

Robots on Humanity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1NxcRNW_Qk&feature=youtu.be

 

Awesome links:

Hackers Infected CCleaner’s 32-Bit App —Here’s How to Fix It

https://lifehacker.com/ccleaner-s-32-bit-app-was-infected-here-s-how-to-fix-it-1818509210?utm_campaign=socialflow_lifehacker_facebook&utm_source=lifehacker_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

Light Has Been Stored as Sound For The First Time

http://www.sciencealert.com/breaking-light-was-just-stored-as-sound-for-the-first-time-ever

The hackers who broke into Equifax exploited a flaw in open-source server software

https://qz.com/1073221/the-hackers-who-broke-into-equifax-exploited-a-nine-year-old-security-flaw/?utm_source=parPS


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Command of the day:

grep
Grep searches files for a given character string or pattern and can replace the string with another. This is one method of searching for files within Linux.
Examples of searching with grep.

 

 

And as always, if you have a story, article or photos you would like to see us post email it to share@freegeekchicago.org




-The FreeGeek Chicago Team