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The Cat That Has Linux's Tongue

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 10:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: When I first decided that I wanted to use text to speech on a daily basis, I began researching and testing the available applications.

Do You Need A Swap Partition?

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 09:00:00 PM

 EveryDayLinuxUser: This article provides an answer to the question "Do I Need A Swap Partition" by showing what happens when you don't have one and your system runs out of memory.

Jolla shows off Sailfish tablet, promises ultra-secure phone

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 08:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Jolla released Sailfish OS 2.0, showed off the first tablet to run the OS, and announced plans with SSH to develop a security-hardened version of Sailfish.

Mad Max From Avalanche Studios Confirmed For Linux

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 07:00:00 PM

 GamingOnLinux: You like car games right? Well the crazy and amazing looking Mad Max has been confirmed for Linux/SteamOS.

Blackphone unveils a new phone and tablet running secure, encrypted Android

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 05:00:00 PM

The Verge: Blackphone's secure OS is forked off of Android, which is designed to protect metadata and provide end-to-end encryption throughout.

Jolla launches Sailfish 2.0, now with added security

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 04:00:00 PM

El Reg: Jolla, the smouldering platform which was born out of Nokia’s decision to go Microsoft, has announced its new version of the Sailfish OS.

How the Linux Kernel is Like an Open Source Turducken

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 03:00:00 PM

Linux.com: When looking out at the Linux and greater Open Source world, examples of “coopetition” stretch out to the horizon.

OpenBSD Sponsors Work For Better Browser Security

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 02:00:00 PM

Phoronix: The OpenBSD Foundation is supporting work to adapt at least one web browser's JIT engine to support OpenBSD's "Write Xor Execute" policy for system memory.

Why large companies use open source ERP

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 01:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: In many cases, when you are implementing an open source ERP system for a large organization, a new interface shell is created outside of the core system to meet the business needs

IBM DB2 Installation on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 12:00:00 PM

 nextstep4IT: IBM DB2 is a next generation data platform for transactional and analytical operations.

How to make your bash prompts more useful and interesting

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 07:00:00 AM

 ITworld: Had enough of $ and #? You can make your bash prompts far more interesting and likely a lot more useful by customizing them.

Ubuntu MATE Donates Money to a Project That Helped Them with Features

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015 03:00:00 AM

 softpedia: There was quite a furious debate in the Linux community about what the elementary OS devs said about financial contributions from the community.

Firefox OS heading for Africa -- and the U.S. too

Monday 2nd of March 2015 11:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Orange announced a $40 "Klif" Firefox OS phone for Africa, and Mozilla says it???s working with Verizon Wireless and others on Firefox OS feature phones.

How Could VARs Use the $89 Ubuntu Linux Symple PC?

Monday 2nd of March 2015 10:00:00 PM

 The VAR Guy: The founder of the Symple PC, an $89 computer that runs Canonical's Ubuntu Linux 14.04 and is built from recycled hardware, envisions the device as a key part of VAR services.

4 ways to free up money for IT innovation

Monday 2nd of March 2015 09:00:00 PM

 EnterprisersProject: Freeing up money in your IT budget for innovation might be easier than you realize.

Worms Clan Wars Now Available On Linux

Monday 2nd of March 2015 08:00:00 PM

 GamingOnLinux: Need your fix of Worms? Worms Clan Wars is now available natively on Linux

How to run Linux and Chrome OS on your Chromebook

Monday 2nd of March 2015 07:00:00 PM

 ITworld: Love your Chromebook, but want to run Linux programs simultaneously too? Now you can.

Best Linux distro for the Macbook Pro?

Monday 2nd of March 2015 06:00:00 PM

 ITworld: Some users love Apple's hardware and have substituted Linux for OS X on the Macbook Pro.

Installation and Usage Guide for CSF firewall

Monday 2nd of March 2015 05:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: CSF stands for Configserver security and firewall.

How to install Selenium on Linux and automate your web tests

Monday 2nd of March 2015 04:00:00 PM

 techarena51: Selenium is a web testing toolkit that allows you to test a web application in any browser of your choice.

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Head 2 Head: Android OS vs. Chrome OS

A large part of Google’s OS success hasn’t been because of its awesomeness. No. Frankly, we think nothing speaks louder than the almighty dollar in this world. But both are “free,” right? So this is tie? Not really. Although Android is technically free since Google doesn’t charge device makers for it, there are costs associated with getting devices “certified.” Oh, yeah, and then there’s Apple and Microsoft, both of which get healthy payouts from device makers through patent lawsuits. Microsoft reportedly makes far more from Android sales than Windows Phone sales. You just generally don’t see the price because it’s abstracted by carriers. Chrome OS, on the other hand, actually is pretty much free. A top-ofthe-line Chromebook is $280, while a top-of-the-line Android phone full retail is usually $600. We’re giving this one to Chrome OS because if it’s generally cheaper for the builder, it’s cheaper for you. Read more