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IT World: Suse Linux Enterprise (SLE) version 11 and up will come with 10 years of general support instead of the seven years offered up to now, in a move that matches services from competitors.
WIRED: Open source software is an enabler for a variety of problems. The huge toolbox of open source software is providing accessible technologies to a variety of services.
Datamation: The two open source office productivity suites are similar, yet one appears to have a slight advantage.
Binary Tides: Netstat is a command line utility that can be used to list out all the network (socket) connections on a system.
OSTATIC: With a total base of 211.6 million smartphone units shipped during the quarter, Android accounted for 81.0 percent of all smartphone shipments.
Softpedia: If you own a laptop and you have Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander) installed on it, you might have noticed a few problems with the brightness settings.
OpenSource.com: The SELinux primary model or enforcement is called type enforcement. Basically this means we define the label on a process based on its type, and the label on a file system object based on its type.
ZDnet: People may lust for iPhones, but IDC's numbers show that globally people buy Android smartphones.
NetworkWorld: The Open Compute Project this week announced that it is considering four contributions for development of an open, operating system-agnostic data center switch it announced six months ago.
LinuxGizmos: MYIR has released five Linux- and Android-ready computer-on-modules and a common baseboard built around Atmel's 400MHz, ARM9-based AT91SAM9X5 system-on-chips.
LinuxUser: The first day of SUSECon is under way, with breakout sessions still running after a fantastic keynote showing off the partnerships and technology that SUSE powers
Datamation: Hong Kong tech startup accelerator Cyberport embraces OpenStack and is leveraging the Contrail Controller for Software Defined Networking.
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Former VMware exec takes the reins at Linux Foundation collaborative project.
IT Wire: The SUSE Manager Management Pack for Microsoft System Centre will serve as a single central console to manage virtual and physical environments.
softpedia: Gnote 3.11.0 introduces several new features, including an updated boost.m4, a TODO plug-in, the ability to disable spell check per note, a plug-in to export to Getting Things GNOME, and options to disable note and URL autolinking.
eWEEK: The new beta release of Red Hat's community Linux distribution adds networking and virtualization capabilities
Ubuntu Geek: In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go.
OpenSource.com: The Linux kernel is one of the largest and most successful open source projects today.
GigaOM: The Facebook-led Open Compute Project is set to vote on four new specifications that would make open source networking switches and OS software a reality in the near future.
Softpedia: All Ubuntu distributions suffered from this annoying problem.