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|Story||Linux mainframe faces off against the server farm||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 12:52pm|
|Story||Run Your Favorite Windows Software and Games with PlayOnLinux 4.2.4||Rianne Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 12:42pm|
|Story||Business must ‘wake up to the benefits’ of ever-growing open source software sector||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 12:35pm|
|Story||Chromebook sales to nearly triple by 2017||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 10:46am|
|Story||Hidden Linux Benefits, Clear Linux Challenges||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 10:39am|
|Story||Is Linux More Secure than Windows?||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 10:38am|
|Story||FOSS' Documentation Dilemma||Rianne Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 9:30am|
|Story||Console OS Andoid fork gets funded, adds Minnowboard Max||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 9:24am|
|Story||Solar plant monitoring system taps Raspberry Pi||Rianne Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 9:20am|
|Story||Detailed images of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 leak||Roy Schestowitz||12/08/2014 - 9:12am|
itwire.com: Does GNU/Linux need a cult figure like Steve Jobs to spread the word and convert the doubters? And does FOSS lend itself to the development of such egos, where technical merit alone does not count?
manilastandardtoday.com: ONE of the attractions of the new release of Ubuntu, a popular open source operating system based on Linux, is that it’s supposed to run well even on inexpensive netbooks.
phoronix.com: We have already looked at the performance of Ubuntu's Jaunty Jackalope, and even found it to perform with old hardware, but how does it now compete with Mac OS X? We have more benchmarks this morning to continue this performance investigation.
sutor.com: Now that Microsoft is evidently going to try to ship Windows 7 for the late 2009 holiday season, I see this as a challenge to the Linux comunity.
tectonic.co.za: Despite a national open source strategy and a well-publicised set of minimum interoperability standards for government, the South African education department has launched a teacher laptop project that excludes free and open source software (FOSS).
repasik.com: WINE, which stands for ‘Wine Is Not an Emulator’ is a piece of software which enables Linux systems to run Windows software. These front-ends do the tweaking for users, resulting in a better ease of use of Windows software installation on Linux . Here are 5 easy wine front-ends.
- Linux business pioneer dies in home accident
- Mozilla Brings Webapps to the Desktop, Challenges AIR, Silverlight
- Mozilla Magazine?
- Linux is not an OS
- GloobusPreview - Quick Look For Ubuntu Jaunty
- Create your own yum repository
- Remembering Apogee & 3D Realms
- How To Install Arch Linux Via FTP
- Education lessons for open source
- Duke Nukem material released
- Finding Files in Linux
- Gmail Notifier For Ubuntu 9.04
- Ubuntu 9.04 “Jaunty Jackalope” – Review
- Bluetooth , Network manager & Nokia n80i on Ubuntu 9.4
- Commandline 101: cat, Not Just for Purring
- Garmin Delays Nuvifone Again
- Cadets Trade the Trenches for Firewalls
- How do open source projects develop? Continuation.
- 2009 OSI Board Elections held in April
- How to Setup P2P Tv with gtk-SopCast on Ubuntu 9.04
- Parted Magic 4.1 Brings GParted 0.4.5
- Get Amarok 1.4 In Kubuntu 9.04
- GNU secrets – argp
- Linux's position in cloud computing efforts
- Adventures in Benchmarking - Part 4 : (Re)constructing an Environment
- EMTEC Gdium Liberty 1000
- The Second Most Dangerous Game!
cibmagazine.com.cn: Free is the business plan of the internet age – the challenge is to figure out how to make money from not charging any money. This is the problem that always faced open-source developers.
celettu.wordpress: One of the best things about any Linux Desktop Environment/Window Manager, is the ability to have as many virtual desktops as you like. Funnily enough, whenever I put a Windows user on a Linux system, this is the thing they struggle most with.
- UbuntuOne in Beta. Wait, WTF ?
- Canonical Launching Ubuntu Managed Storage Service
linuxjournal.com: This week we have more straight reporting from Studio Dave with a look at some conference activity, cool developments in the world of Ardour and news about some new and updated programs for your complete Linux music production studio.
linux-mag.com: The latest Firefox may still be in beta but it boasts a number of behind-the-scenes features that will make developing for the web easier as well as end-user changes that add new functionality, like private browsing and support for drag and drop.
daniweb.com: I wonder if the Linux Foundation is prepared to go to task for us, the Linux users, the Linux supporters, the Linux developers and the Linux Foundation members?
computerworld.com: The first thing you'll notice about the new OpenOffice.org is that it just looks better. What really caught my attention after a few minutes of using the various OpenOffice.org apps was how much faster this version is than version 3.0.
celettu.wordpress: These days, it’s rare that a Linux distribution is anything else than a different repackaging of traditional open source software. The new Linux Mint Release Candidate, named Gloria, is based on the fresh Ubuntu 9.04. but why would anyone choose it over it’s “parent”.
Not so long ago I was telling you about the new version 2 of Cairo Dock which was at the time still in beta/rc. A few days ago, version 2.0.0 full was released.
linuxplanet.com: Before Ubuntu there was Mepis. At that time it one of the most user-friendly Linux distribution available. Despite being overshadowed by the popularity of Ubuntu in recent years, SimplyMepis is still one of the most friendly desktop distributions in the Linux landscape.
- What was the first netbook?
- Netbooks with 10-inch displays dropping below $300
- Lenovo: Linux has no future on netbooks
- The shape of the coming netbook revolution
- Netbooks with Linux save some money but cause headaches
- Linux netbooks expected to reach 50% market share
bitburners.com: I noticed readers of DistroWatch.com complaining about the small amount of attention that the new Mandriva 2009.1 release has gotten so far. This has a lot to do with the fact that the release date was so close to the always over-hyped Ubuntu 9.04 release.
Also: Review - Mandriva 2009.1 (KDE edition)