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|Story||Sony VAIO with Ubuntu 12.04 Dual Boot||srlinuxx||21/07/2012 - 3:50am|
|Story||Kororaa 17 Available, Not Announced||srlinuxx||21/07/2012 - 3:48am|
|Story||Firefox 14 - Annoy me some more||srlinuxx||21/07/2012 - 3:46am|
|Story||Long-Term Review: Kubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin"||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 11:35pm|
|Story||First Issue of GIMP Magazine Coming This Fall||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 11:33pm|
|Story||HealthCheck Mandriva - Rebooting the company||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 8:24pm|
|Story||5 Reasons Why Commercial Software Companies Care About Open Source and Linux||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 8:22pm|
|Story||4 Ways Dell Is Becoming An Open Source Company||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 8:20pm|
|Story||few leftovers:||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 5:00am|
|Story||What Runlevels Are and How to Use Them||srlinuxx||20/07/2012 - 3:16am|
linuxworld.com: While Linus Torvalds' name is synonymous with the Linux kernel, Al Viro's may be one day, too. Viro has contributed 1,571 changes to the kernel over the past three years.
Paula Rooney: Like it or not, Microsoft’s OOXML – now known as IS 29500 — has received the proper number of votes to become an ISO standard. And the Redmond, Washington company is wasting no time rejoicing the turnaround win.
gentoo.org: When we said "soon," even we didn't realize how soon it would be. 2008.0_beta1 is here. Your support and enthusiasm are greatly appreciated—thank you.
computerworld.com.au: Windows may boast the lion's share of the desktop education market, but the economic and technical benefits of open source software has seen many schools and education institutions implement various flavours of Linux across their desktops and server back-ends.
downloadsquad.com: Ubuntu has become so popular, so quickly, that it is almost synonymous with the word "Linux". Common wisdom holds that it is the easiest to use, simplest, and most stable Linux based OS out there, and that is is the best hope for "Linux on the Desktop". This reputation is a well earned one, but after trying out the latest beta of Ubuntu Hardy, due out this April, I can't help but wonder if they are getting a little careless.
Also: My first impressions of Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04) Beta
whatpc.co.uk: Some people who are new to Linux want to install the operating system on an older, second computer, to try it out and see how they get on. Consequently, the question of the minimum specifications to run Linux frequently comes up. So what type of hardware do you need?
itwire.com: The well-known open-source Microsoft imitation Mono has been renamed Duo to better reflect the project's intentions and purposes.
linux.com: The LLA (Linux Liberation Army) announced today that it has adopted tough new rules governing all future Linux users. Driven by the escalating popularity of Linux and the accompanying surge in requests for support from new users, the LLA sees raising the barrier to further Linux adoption to be more than just a good idea, so it's now the law.
ubuntulinuxhelp.com: In an unprecedented move, Microsoft Corp. has acquired all rights to the Ubuntu Linux operating system (OS). The announcement came after numerous series of private negotiation meetings.
After much deliberation, research and argument in #korg (along with screaming matches between HPA and I over dinner) we are upgrading the kernel.org machines from Fedora Core 5 to FreeBSD 7.0.
gimp.org: After four months of hard work we are proud to announce a special release of the user manual for GIMP. This release features a significant change in the internationalization strategy of the user manual.
my.opera.com: While working on the last few remaining issues we have with the Acid3 test, one of our testers discovered an easter egg in the test. Over the weekend our developers have hunted down more of them and worked around the clock to improve our score.
opensource.org: As you can see, there have been some changes here at the Open Source Initiative. We've decided to stop fighting Microsoft and join them. After all, Microsoft has been using, maintaining, and distributing Open Source software for years now.
blogs.pcworld: Having organized all of human knowledge, Google has announced plans to organize all of human ignorance. Admittedly, human ignorance is vast -- perhaps unlimited – but our goal is to organize all of it. Consistent with our mobile strategy, we aim to provide anytime, anywhere ignorance.
Also: Introducing Gmail Custom Time
And: Announcing Project Virgle
- Future Open Source Superstars
- Making the World Safe for Commercial Open Source
- Adobe Joins Linux Foundation But Forgets About Flash for Linux
- KDE Commit-Digest for 23rd March 2008
- Cloudsmith: A Hint of the Future
- Mandriva and Novatice Technologies present Edutice
- DRI2 Direct Rendering Now Available
- 5 Excellent Firefox Extensions to Manage your Bookmarks
builderau.com.au: Ever since CSS was first introduced there have been issues with cross-browser compatibility. To see where things stand now with the latest versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari and Opera, I conducted some tests using a selection of CSS pseudo-classes.
- Small Business on Ubuntu
- Ubuntu on the Eee: Way Cool!
- A Blast from the Past
- Ryan Orsers’ Review Of Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04)
- Farewell Windows, Hello Ubuntu
internetnews.com: In the beginning, there was Linus Torvalds, a single developer who put together the original Linux kernel. Fast forward to 2008 and Torvalds is no longer the lone Linux developer.
kubuntu.org: The Kubuntu team is hilariously happy to announce "8.04 Hippy Horse OMeGa pONEy". New features include KDE 4, Automatix, and New artwork.
fosswire.com: Microblogging service Twitter is ever popular, and is a great way for keeping in contact with your friends in real time and seeing what they are up to. Twitux is a native GTK/Gnome client for Twitter.
Also: Fosik - A GTK+ front-end to mkisofs