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75 Open Source Cloud Computing Apps

Thursday 21st of May 2015 04:00:00 PM

 Datamation: The open source community offers apps that can help you build and manage your own cloud as well as apps available on a SaaS basis.

Open source is about more than cost savings

Thursday 21st of May 2015 03:00:00 PM

The move to open source technology is a much more fundamental shift, and represents a trend that is starting to cross industries,

How open source disrupted the CMS market

Thursday 21st of May 2015 02:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: Although a lot of business people still intuitively think of Linux when it comes to open source software, content management systems played a pivotal role in changing the mindset within corporations.

Lemon Pi, a powerful Raspberry Pi Clone

Thursday 21st of May 2015 01:00:00 PM

 itrunsonlinux: Chinese EMBEDSTUDIO tries to raise money for their Lemon Pi single board computer project through a crowdfunding campaign at Indiegogo.

Dell Launches Cheap Ubuntu-Powered Inspiron 15 3000 Series

Thursday 21st of May 2015 12:00:00 PM

 softpedia: Dell is one of the most important providers of Ubuntu-powered hardware, and the company has just released a new laptop called Inspiron 15 3000 Series Laptop Ubuntu Edition.

Tails 1.4 Linux Distro Fixes Security Flaws, Focuses on Privacy

Thursday 21st of May 2015 11:00:00 AM

eWEEK: In this slide show, eWEEK examines key features of the Tails 1.4 release.

How to convert users to Linux

Thursday 21st of May 2015 06:00:00 AM

 ITworld: Slowly, gently, one great open source application at a time.

How to move to openSUSE Tumbleweed

Thursday 21st of May 2015 02:00:00 AM

 ITworld: There are two ways of running Tumbleweed on your system.

Why your hardware needs an open source debugger

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 10:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: Working directly with hardware is hard.

The future of open source in health IT

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 09:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: Health IT has been surprisingly unwilling to deeply support open source software.

OpenStack Foundation Plots a Diverse Course Forward

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 08:00:00 PM

VIDEO: Alan Clark, chairman of the board at the OpenStack Foundation, discusses new efforts under way to improve diversity and grow the open-source cloud platform.

Canonical Brings Snappy Ubuntu Linux to Raspberry Pi

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 07:00:00 PM

VIDEO: Canonical shows off its Orange Match Box appliance that runs Ubuntu's Snappy Linux at the OpenStack Summit.

Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) to Move to Linux Kernel 4.0 Soon

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 06:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The Ubuntu Kernel Team had a meeting in order to plan the steps that are to be taken by them prior to the migration to the latest upstream Linux kernel packages for the upcoming Ubuntu 15.10

Windows New Clothes

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 05:45:48 PM

 FOSSforce: Perhaps Microsoft isn't making as much noise as usual because it's afraid that if people look too closely, they'll find that its latest and greatest is like an operating system put together at a Goodwill, with parts borrowed from Android, ChromeOS, GNU/Linux and iOS.

The Day Linux Crashed

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 05:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: Linux was out there

How to install OpenVPN Server and Client on CentOS 7

Wednesday 20th of May 2015 04:40:40 PM

 HowToForge: OpenVPN is an open source application that allows you to create a private network over the public Internet.

OpenStreetMap responds in Nepal

Tuesday 19th of May 2015 09:00:00 PM

Since the devastating earthquake in Nepal, there have been responses from all over the world from relief agencies, governments

Is Linux Better than OS X? GNU, Open Source and Apple in History

Tuesday 19th of May 2015 08:00:00 PM

 The VAR Guy: Tensions between the free software/open source community and Apple date back to the 1980s

How to set up a Replica Set on MongoDB

Tuesday 19th of May 2015 07:00:00 PM

 xmodulo: MongoDB has become the most famous NoSQL database on the market.

How to kill processes on the Linux Desktop with xkill

Tuesday 19th of May 2015 06:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: Linux is renown for its stability, rigidness and superior error-free functionality,

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