Today, Amazon launched a new music streaming service called Prime Music.
Yesterday, Red Hat announced the availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. This is a big release that brings several new and improved features.
ZNC is an IRC bouncer. An IRC bouncer allows you to remain connected to an IRC network even when you aren’t running a client on your device. You may want to do this as it allows you to keep your status and modes. You can also use playback buffers which allows you to see what has been going on in a channel while you were away. An IRC bouncer like ZNC also allows you to simply connect to your bouncer server, and have all your networks and channels available regardless of what client or device you are using. Overall, an IRC bouncer is a good thing to use, and in this tutorial I am going to explain how to set one up using ZNC on CentOS 6.
Apple announced a new version of OS X at WWDC on June 2nd called OS X Yosemite. OS X Yosemite brings several new features as well as loads of enhancements. The most noticeable of these enhancements is the new UI design from none other than Jony Ive. This new UI is very iOS inspired with it’s flat design. I think this new UI is very nice looking. It comes off as being sleek with an elegant feel. It even has a dark theme as an option now so it can be less distracting while you use your Mac.
After nearly three weeks of speculation; Apple announced today that they will acquire Beats Music and Beats Electronics for $3 billion. The deal consists of $2.6 billion in cash, and the remaining $400 million in Apple stock. This makes the acquisition the biggest one in Apple’s history.