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Call me Moby Dock

Last month we asked the Docker community to vote for the name of the Docker whale. We received 411 votes and today we are excited to announce that the community chose Moby Dock. As promised, the first three community members who answered "Moby Dock" to the question...

Docker can now run within Docker

One of the (many!) features of Docker 0.6 is the new "privileged" mode for containers. It allows you to run some containers with (almost) all the capabilities of their host machine, regarding kernel features and device access. Among the (many!) possibilities of the...

How to use your own Registry

One of the things that makes Docker so useful is how easy it is to pull ready-to-use images from a central location, Docker's Central Registry. It is just as easy to push your own image (or collection of tagged images as a repository) to the same public registry so...