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Epiphany Web Review

Monday 13th of October 2014 11:00:00 AM

LinuxUser&Developer: The brand new replacement browser for the Raspi is based on the little known GNOME web browser: Epiphany

Google launches ‘Standalone’ Hangouts app, use it on Linux

Monday 13th of October 2014 05:00:00 AM

The Mukt: Google has some great services such as Photos, Hangout but they are suffering under Google + umbrella.

What's Happening above Your Head?

Monday 13th of October 2014 01:00:00 AM

LinuxJournal: In this article, I look at one of the tools available to help you track the satellites that are whizzing around the Earth: Gpredict.

Like The Other BSDs, DragonFlyBSD Lags Greatly Behind With Its GPU Support

Sunday 12th of October 2014 05:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Besides FreeBSD having poor open-source graphics driver support, DragonFlyBSD is in a similar boat

Linux Kernel Developer Work Spaces, Unplugged (Video): John Linville

Sunday 12th of October 2014 01:00:00 PM

Linux.com: John Linville is a principal engineer at Red Hat and the maintainer for wireless LANs in the Linux kernel.

Make your webs fly. Nginx, SSL and php5-fpm HOWTO on Debian Wheezy

Saturday 11th of October 2014 09:00:00 PM

Dtrx : An Intelligent Archive Extraction (tar, zip, cpio, rpm, deb, rar) Tool for Linux

Saturday 11th of October 2014 05:00:00 PM

 tecmint: Dtrx stands for Do The Right Extraction and, is an replacement for tar -zxvf

How the open-source community should respond to Adobe pulling Linux support

Saturday 11th of October 2014 01:00:00 PM

TechRepublic: How the open-source community should respond to Adobe pulling Linux support

Cylon Linux Gives GNOME Fans Glamour Galore

Saturday 11th of October 2014 06:00:00 AM

LinuxInsider: Cylon Linux offers numerous features to make it worthy of consideration.

PSA: Netflix Now Works On Ubuntu, No Hacks Required

Saturday 11th of October 2014 02:00:00 AM

OMG Ubuntu: Orange Really Is The New Black

Xen Gains PVSCSI Support With Linux 3.18 Kernel

Friday 10th of October 2014 10:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Para-virtualized SCSI (pvSCSI) support comes to Xen virtualization with the Linux 3.18 kernel.

Make a Birthday Card for Mom in Linux With Scribus

Friday 10th of October 2014 09:00:00 PM

Linux.com: Scribus is a great desktop publishing program

2014 Open Source and Free software graveyard

Friday 10th of October 2014 07:00:00 PM

8 Email Applications for Linux

Friday 10th of October 2014 06:00:00 PM

Linux based touch-panel DAQ system includes GUI software

Friday 10th of October 2014 04:00:00 PM

What is good reference management software on Linux

Friday 10th of October 2014 03:00:00 PM

US Navy's First Autonomous Swarmboats Are Controlled with Ubuntu

Friday 10th of October 2014 02:00:00 PM

 softpedia: They seem to be controlled by using a weird combination of Windows 7 and Ubuntu.

One Week: Three FOSS Expos

Friday 10th of October 2014 01:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: The week after next the FOSS world will be brimming with opportunities to find out more about what's going on in three separate shows around the country

openSUSE 13.2 RC1 Brings the Latest GNOME 3.14 and KDE 4.14.1

Friday 10th of October 2014 12:00:00 PM

softpedia: The openSUSE Project has just released openSUSE 13.2 RC1, and the developers are preparing to close the development cycle and get the final version out the door.

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China starts Windows wipe-out, switches to Linux

China is presently in a situation to completely eradicate Windows from the country. Though this is not immediately possible, the map to wipe-out the Windows operating system from every computer is planned over a period of a few years from now. According to a report on SoftPedia, China has planned to move away from Microsoft Windows completely. Recently, China had announced the ban of Windows 8 in the country accusing Microsoft of spying the China government and businesses via the operating system. China has made it mandatory to all organizations to switch from the Microsoft Windows operating system to a locally developed operating system based on Linux. China believes that by the year 2020, they will successfully eradicate Windows and would have an already switched to a more powerful and secure operating system of their own. Read more

Simplicity Linux 14.10 is now available to download!

Simplicity Linux 14.10 is now available for everyone to download. It uses the 3.15.4 kernel. Netbook and Desktop Editions both use LXDE as the desktop environment, and X Edition uses KDE 4.12.3. The download links are as follows: Read more

Free-software pioneer says it's all about liberty

When it comes to code that runs a computer or a program, Richard Stallman believes it should be free. Not only at no cost to the user, but unshackled and independent. To Stallman, it is a matter of liberty, not price. “We say free software as in ‘free speech’ not ‘free beer,’” Stallman said. The computer programmer and activist shared his views, which earned him the MacArthur “Genius Grant,” during a presentation at Weber State University on Thursday. Read more

Samsung fires another shot at Microsoft in Android patent battle

This move came as no surprise to lawyers who've been following the case. One intellectual property (IP) attorney whose firm is covering the case closely said that Samsung is simply adding another argument to their contention that their existing Microsoft Android patent deal is invalid on business contract grounds. According to Reuters, Samsung said it agreed to pay Microsoft Android patent license royalties in 2011, but the deal also stated that Samsung would develop Windows phones and share confidential business information with Microsoft. If Samsung were to sell a certain number of Windows phones, then Microsoft would reduce the Android royalty payments. Read more