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Dooscape 1.2 Released: A Web Browser with a Simple and Neat Interface

Thursday 20th of November 2014 01:00:00 PM

 tuxarena: Dooscape is a web browser written in Qt which features a simple and clean interface and is based on the QtWebKit engine.

Zentyal Server 4.0 : Linux Business Server Based on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS

Thursday 20th of November 2014 12:00:00 PM

 Ubuntu Server Guide: Zentyal Server 4.0, a small Linux business server that can be configured as Directory Server, Domain Controller, Zentyal Mail Server, Gateway, Unified Threat Manager (UTM), Unified Communications Server or a combination of them

Mozilla Ditches Google for Yahoo as Default Search on Firefox

Thursday 20th of November 2014 07:00:00 AM

InternetNews: From the 'Is Google Evil? What About Marissa?' files

PLUMgrid Embraces Containers for Network Virtualization Deployment [VIDEO]

Thursday 20th of November 2014 03:00:00 AM

Enterprise Networking Planet: "We use a Linux container based deployment model for our software"

Red Hat Calls CloudFoundry the Unix of the Cloud [VIDEO]

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 11:00:00 PM

Datamation: Red Hat EVP and President Paul Cormier takes direct aim at his Platform as a Service rival.

Google Fixes 42 Flaws in Chrome 39 Browser

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 10:00:00 PM

eWEEK: SSL 3.0 Fallback gets disabled as Google pays out $41,500 in awards to researchers for finding security vulnerabilities in the new browser release.

Linux Outlaws Ride Into the Sunset

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 09:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: Linux Outlaws is not for shrinking violets

Smartctl: Monitoring & Analysis tool for Hard drive

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 08:00:00 PM

 LinuxTechi: Smartctl (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) is a command line utility

SUSE Brings Live Patching and Ceph Storage to its Enterprise Linux

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 07:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: Enterprise Linux vendor SUSE today made a series of announcements at its annual SUSEcon event, providing users with new patching, storage and cloud capabilities.

Are you Astronomers? Maybe there's your distro! Astro 3.0, Linux Distro for Astronomers

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 06:00:00 PM

 softpedia: Distro Astro 3.0 is a Linux operating system based on Ubuntu that is designed specifically for astronomers.

Cisco open sources security

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 05:00:00 PM

 NetworkWorld: Cisco this week announced the availability of an open source security framework designed to harness big data analytics to combat data loss.

ClusterHQ Unveils Data Storage Tools for Docker Virtualization

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 04:00:00 PM

 The VAR Guy: ClusterHQ has announced that Flocker, its data volume and container manager for Docker, the open source, container-based virtualization platform, is now compatible with Docker's Fig orchestration tool.

Linux still owns supercomputing

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 03:00:00 PM

 ZDnet: In the latest Top500 supercomputer ranking, Linux once more totally dominates the fastest of all computers.

Fedora Council Elections Underway

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 02:00:00 PM

 red hat community: The Fedora Project recently changed its governance model and has begun to set up a Council that will replace the Fedora Board, and elections started yesterday

Tough Choices and Uncertain Future for Reglue Projects.

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 01:00:00 PM

Blog of Helios: Since 2005, Ken Starks' Reglue project has placed over 1600 refurbished computers into the homes of financially disadvantaged kids in Central Texas

$199 Linux all in one VDI solution (hardware and Software) from Viewsonic

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 12:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Viewsonic and Userful announced a $199, 3.5W VDI client that lets up to 20 Linux or Windows sessions run from a single Linux server via gigabit Ethernet.

Systemd fallout: Two Debian technical panel members resign

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 07:00:00 AM

 ITwire: 100 Open Source Replacements for Expensive Applications

100 Open Source Replacements for Expensive Applications

Wednesday 19th of November 2014 03:00:00 AM

 Datamation: Enterprises, SMBs and home users can see significant savings with these open source alternatives to popular software.

15 Apps Which Ship in Mint 17.1 Cinnamon [Overview with Screenshots]

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 11:00:00 PM

 tuxarena: A quick look at the main applications that come bundled by default in the Mint 17.1 Rebecca installation disc, with a short overview and screenshots for each of them

Intel's MICA fashion bracelet features Linux and 3G data

Tuesday 18th of November 2014 10:00:00 PM

 LinuxGizmos: Intel and Opening Ceremony unveiled a $495, Linux-based "MICA" smart bracelet with 3G data, Facebook notifications, navigation, and "intelligent reminders."

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Qt 5.4 Release Candidate Available

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Weston's IVI Shell Sees New Version

There hasn't been much in the way of exciting Wayland/Weston developments to report on this month, but its development is continuing in its usual manner. Out today is another version of the Weston IVI Shell as it still works to being accepted upstream. The weston-ivi-shell is a reference shell for Wayland's Weston compositor running on In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems. The Weston-IVI work dates back many months and today's revision to the shell marks its eighth public version as it still seeks to be accepted into mainline Weston. Read more

Python 3 Support Added To The GNOME Shell

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