How to install MySql 8.0 on CentOS 8/RHEL 8

MySQL is the most popular open-source relational database management system. MySQL was initially developed by MYSQL AB, now owned by Oracle Corporation. It was the primary database application on Linux until MariaDB, a fork of MySQL, came into the picture. The latest MySQL 8.0 version is available to install from the default AppStream repository using the MySQL module that is enabled by default on the CentOS 8 and RHEL 8 systems. In this article, we will see go through steps on how to install MySQL 8.0 on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8.

ifconfig Command not found on CentOS 8/RHEL 8 – Quick Fix

ifconfig is a command-line utility to view network interfaces attached to Linux machines and network information such as IP address(es), netmask, etc.. assigned to network interfaces. Also, it displays the count of sent and received network packets along with counts of error and dropped packets. Do you get ‘Ifconfig‘ Command Not Found in your RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 minimal server installation?. The minimal installation of RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 doesn’t come with the ifconfig command.

Whatever happened to the Next Big Things?

In tech, this was the smartphone decade. In 2009, Symbian was still the dominant ‘smartphone’ OS, but 2010 saw the launch of the iPhone 4, the Samsung Galaxy S, and the Nexus One, and today Android and iOS boast four billion combined active devices. Smartphones and their apps are a mature market, now, not a disruptive new platform. So what’s next?

Fintech’s next decade will look radically different

The birth and growth of financial technology developed mostly over the last ten years.

Luminance and Omnius are bringing AI to legacy industries

Artificial intelligence is a powerful tool, but it’s not a magic wand. Applying the technology requires thought and dedication, especially with legacy industries like law and insurance, which are being taken on in this way by Luminance and Omnius respectively. The companies’ founders, Emily Foges and Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss, spoke with great insight on this on stage at Disrupt Berlin.

How to Enable Automatic Updates in WordPress for Major Versions

Did you know that WordPress comes with automatic updates enabled for minor releases? This means that the WordPress.org team can automatically install security updates without requiring user input.

France slaps Google with $166M antitrust fine for opaque and inconsistent ad rules

France’s competition watchdog has slapped Google with a €150 million (~$166 million) fine after finding the tech giant abused its dominant position in the online search advertising market.

Apple reportedly working on satellite technology for direct wireless iPhone data transmission

Apple is said to be working on satellite technology, having hired a number of aerospace engineers to form a team along with satellite and antenna designers, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The report notes that this is an early-stage secret project that could still be scrapped, but that the purpose of the team and its work is to potentially develop communications satellite technology that can send and receive data directly to user devices, including the iPhone, in a bid to make it possible to connect Apple devices without the need of a third-party network.

Daily Crunch: Facebook acquires a cloud gaming startup

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How to See the Keywords People Use to Find Your WordPress Site

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