Here's a Sneak Peek at What's Coming in the Solus 1.1 Linux Operating System
Solus' Josh Strobl today announced the 20th installation of the project's weekly newsletter, entitled "This Week in Solus," informing users about the work done in preparation for the upcoming Solus 1.1 release.
Why I fought for open source in the Air Force
I wanted an open source solution and faced a fair amount of resistance from our lawyers, management, users, and proprietary vendors. It was a difficult struggle at times, and it wasn't until the DoD published their first official guidance on the use of open source software that we started to gain traction. Finally, in the middle of all of the drama, the DoD leadership issued a policy update explicitly stating that open source software was acceptable as long as there was support for it, and that the support could come in the form of government programmers, if necessary.
This memo was a game changer, but it took more than just a policy update to get momentum to shift toward open source.
Android-x86 4.4-r5 Might Be the Last Release in the Android 4.4 "KitKat" Series
We reported two weeks ago that the Android-x86 4.4-r4 might just be the last in the Android 4.4 KitKat-based series of the Linux distribution, but it looks like the developers have decided to make one more maintenance release.
Gorgeous Birdie 2.0 Twitter Client for Linux Is Now Available for Beta Testing
Remember when we told you that the developers of the excellent Birdie Twitter client for GNU/Linux operating system announced that they would start work on the next major release, version 2.0, but only for elementary OS?
Multinational software company Red Hat hosted last Feb.3 an Asia Pacific forum to promote the benefits of open source technology in the region.
Under the theme “Energize Your Enterprise,” the forum tackled IT solutions of various enterprises that utilize open source technology innovations, successes, and best practices.
AGF Investments Inc. decreased its stake in shares of Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT) by 1.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,002,572 shares of the open-source software company’s stock after selling 16,332 shares during the period. Red Hat comprises 1.0% of AGF Investments Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 23rd largest position. AGF Investments Inc. owned approximately 0.55% of Red Hat worth $83,037,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.