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How to:

How to add users to a group in Linuxhttps://opensource.com/article/18/4/how-add-users-group-linux
Download YouTube Videos in Linux Command Line

https://itsfoss.com/download-youtube-linux/

 

News Links:

Shotwell Photo Manager Just Got a Big Performance Boost

https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/03/shotwell-0-28-release

FOSS Project Spotlight: Ravada

https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/foss-project-spotlight-ravada

How Netflix Deploys Open Source AI to Reveal Your Favorites

https://itsfoss.com/netflix-open-source-ai/

The Internet Is Facing a Health Scare, Suggests Mozilla Report

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/The-Internet-Is-Facing-a-Health-Scare-Suggests-Mozilla-Report-85277.html

Mind-reading tech is here (and more useful than you think!)

https://www.computerworld.com/article/3268132/emerging-technology/mind-reading-tech-is-here-and-more-useful-than-you-think.html

Infinite Solar Power Technology Could Completely Change Our Future

https://futurism.com/infinite-solar-power-technology-could-completely-change-our-future/

 

Ewaste News:

Apple's Recycling Robot Needs Your Help to Save the World

https://www.wired.com/2016/03/apple-liam-robot/

Electronic waste poses ‘growing risk’ to environment, human health, UN report warns

https://news.un.org/en/story/2017/12/639312-electronic-waste-poses-growing-risk-environment-human-health-un-report-warns

Finland takes the next step in modular e-cycling

https://www.recyclinginternational.com/recycling-news/11164/e-scrap-and-batteries/scandinavia/finland-takes-next-step-modular-e-cycling

 

Videos and Programs:

E-waste: How big of a problem is electronic waste

https://www.cbsnews.com/video/e-waste-how-big-of-a-problem-is-electronic-waste/

Linux News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aqfOWobfM4

 

Command of the Week

chgrp - change group ownership

 

Until next time!

- The FreeGeek Chicago Team