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|Story||Samsung to host first open-source conference||Rianne Schestowitz||15/09/2014 - 7:10am|
|Story||Linux 3.17-rc5||Roy Schestowitz||15/09/2014 - 7:06am|
|Story||Torvalds says he has no strong opinions on systemd||Rianne Schestowitz||15/09/2014 - 7:04am|
|Story||Hello World: Videos That Teach Linux To Kids||Roy Schestowitz||15/09/2014 - 7:01am|
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|Story||Leftovers: Software||Roy Schestowitz||14/09/2014 - 11:01pm|
|Story||Leftovers: Gaming||Roy Schestowitz||14/09/2014 - 11:01pm|
|Story||SK Telecom to Open a New “Do-it-yourself” Era in Network Equipment||Roy Schestowitz||14/09/2014 - 10:33pm|
|Story||After the Fork: Financing Open Source Software||Roy Schestowitz||14/09/2014 - 10:13pm|
|Story||Android Wear 'to dominate Apple Watch'||Roy Schestowitz||14/09/2014 - 10:04pm|
usalug-org.blogspot: Midori seems like it has the potential to evolve into one really fast, handy browser, especially if you want to create a light, fast desktop or window manager based system.
channelregister.co.uk: Shuttleworth once told The Reg he can't wait for Windows 7 on this sub-laptop class of machines because it'll finally give Ubuntu the opportunity to compete fairly against Microsoft's operating system in this emerging market.
zdnet.com: The tech industry is always looking for the next big thing: Bing is gaining on Google, the Palm Pre will dethrone the iPhone, and so on. One of the latest “next big things” is the duo of ARM and Android which, if you buy the hype, will wrest the PC industry from Wintel’s grip.
bushweed.blogspot: Xorg is a stumbling stone in the advancement of desktop linux. Xorg is bigger, slower and more complicated than the graphical servers of other operating systems.
artipc10.vub.ac.be: It’s a long time ago I posted something on my blog, so this is a good moment to break the silence with a Cooker update:
zdnet.com: After claims that China's "Green Dam" filtering app includes code pirated from an American software maker, it should come as no surprise that the People's Republic censorshipware is also using open-source code without displaying the proper license.
Vincent Danen: Two days after the release of Fedora 11, I took the opportunity to upgrade my work laptop, which was running Fedora 10. With it being a work system, and upgrading so soon after release, I was a little nervous and did not know what to expect.
bitburners.com: Hardly ever has a Linux distribution raised such a mixed feelings as the Fedora has done for us. On the other hand it represents the most up-to-date software and has some cool innovations, and is backed by one of the biggest Linux contributors - RedHat.
ubuntulinuxhelp.com: I'm often asked by new Linux (Ubuntu) users what things I do immediately after installing Ubuntu; to tweak it a bit more. Here's the answers for the 10 things I do to customize a new Ubuntu Hardy installation:
linuxlock.blogspot: I see it every day...I feel it. The low rumble of an impending change that will alter the way people use their computers from now on. That change is Linux, and that change is going to be facilitated by Ubuntu.
See how to write simple Plasma applets that improves the KDE 4 Linux desktop
kabatology.com: Wallpaper switchers, new themes, GDMs and GnoMenu all have one purpose – they bring fresh and new looks to our Gnome Desktops.
linuxjournal.com: More noteworthy items from the Linux audio world, including news about some long-awaited releases.
arstechnica.com: Canonical aims to improve the Ubuntu user experience by fixing a multitude of minor usability glitches.
lifehacker.com: Mac4Lin, a package of skins, wallpapers, icons, and interface refinements that brings a completist Mac look to Linux with an automated installation, has reached the 1.0 stage with an impressive array of features.
blogs.computerworld: Linux's changes may not be as big from version to version, but they tend to be more thoroughly tested and stable. What most users will like in this distribution starts with a faster boot-up for Linux.
blogs.techrepublic.com: Really? Did I wake up this morning only to find that Dr. Emmett Brown successfully teleported me “Back to the Future” with his Delorean? Or are the majority of people polled by Forrester that clueless and is Forrester that irresponsible?
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: Fedora 11
- News: Fedora posts workaround for ext4 bug, project delivers up-to-date FreeBSD images, sidux users react over removal of non-free firmware, Novell creates custom Geeko builder site
- Released last week: Fedora 11, FreeNAS 0.69.2
- Upcoming releases: Mandriva Linux 2010 and Fedora 12 release schedules
- New distributions: Eden Live, LinuxAdvanced
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Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
extremetech.com: But there's another version of Ubuntu...a dark and evil one. A version so hideous and so terrible that it's name is only spoken in whispers among Linux users...