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Topical RSS Feeds
We've added topical RSS feeds to the site. Interested in articles about Audio and Video? Subscribe to just that feed. Interested in everything published on We have a feed for that too. Infact we now have 15 topical feeds available to readers.
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Free Issue
Haven't picked up an issue of Linux Journal lately (sniff, sniff) but been meaning too? Download a copy of our digital edition for free! There's no obligation, and no credit card is required to download your free copy.
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Breaking News
We welcome News Editor Justin Ryan to our team. Justin brings us breaking news in the community as it happens.
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Ok, so this one may be obvious but hey -- did you know now has forums? We're using the Drupal forum module which allows seemless authentication from your account. We're still tweaking the forums based on user feedback so please don't be shy. Let us know if you have suggestions -- we'd love to hear them.
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You've been longing for a Party Penguin Style shirt, haven't you. Introducing Linux Journal's shop. Find back issues, archive CDs, T-shirts, stickers, you name it here. And just in time for the holidays. We're adding more products every week, stay tuned.
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New Webmistress
A couple of months ago Linux Journal was lucky enough to have Katherine Druckman join our team in the position of Webmaster (and she quickly changed her title to Webmistress which is one of thousand reasons we love her). Katherine is working hard to enrich with features galore while still maintaining it's new crisp, clean and intuitive design. We wouldn't have all of the above new features to announce if it wasn't for Katherine so I just wanted to take a quick moment to publicly thank her for all of her hard work. Thanks, Katherine!

One Click, Universal Protection: Implementing Centralized Security Policies on Linux Systems

As Linux continues to play an ever increasing role in corporate data centers and institutions, ensuring the integrity and protection of these systems must be a priority. With 60% of the world's websites and an increasing share of organization's mission-critical workloads running on Linux, failing to stop malware and other advanced threats on Linux can increasingly impact an organization's reputation and bottom line.

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Sponsored by Bit9

Linux Backup and Recovery Webinar

Most companies incorporate backup procedures for critical data, which can be restored quickly if a loss occurs. However, fewer companies are prepared for catastrophic system failures, in which they lose all data, the entire operating system, applications, settings, patches and more, reducing their system(s) to “bare metal.” After all, before data can be restored to a system, there must be a system to restore it to.

In this one hour webinar, learn how to enhance your existing backup strategies for better disaster recovery preparedness using Storix System Backup Administrator (SBAdmin), a highly flexible bare-metal recovery solution for UNIX and Linux systems.

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Sponsored by Storix