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|Story||Linux group could hasten 64-bit Android for ARM mobile devices||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:46pm|
|Story||Are there enough users for Linux Mint Debian Edition to survive?||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:38pm|
|Story||Cover Oregon should have used open-source software: Guest opinion||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:28pm|
|Story||Report: Android Marches to 62 Percent of Tablet Market||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:22pm|
|Story||KDE PIM November Sprint||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:12pm|
|Story||Qt embedded GUI adds Yocto recipes, hops up emulator||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 11:02pm|
|Story||Rocking conf.kde.in 2014!||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 10:58pm|
|Story||Red Hat's Polymita acquisition to spawn new products||Rianne Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 10:49pm|
|Story||Ubuntu Mobile hands-on review||Roy Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 3:50pm|
|Story||Canonical CEO: Ubuntu wants to power everything from smartphones to the cloud||Roy Schestowitz||03/03/2014 - 3:47pm|
linuxjournal.com: “What's in a name?” some bloke in the sixteenth century once asked. As Microsoft knows, quite a lot. What you call something can have a major influence on how you think about it. So how Microsoft talks about free software is important – not least for the clues that it gives about its latest tactical move to defang the open source threat.
heise-online.co.uk: At the Kernel Summit a few weeks ago, kernel hackers accepted the "linux-staging" development tree into the main development tree (1, 2) (Kernel-Summit). Greg Kroah-Hartman started linux-staging a few months ago as a place to bring together open source drivers that are maintained independently of the official Linux kernel but do not satisfy the kernel developers' quality requirements.
linux-foundation.org: The Linux Foundation today announced it is publishing a new report on the value of Linux development. The paper finds that it would take approximately $10.8 billion to build the Linux community distribution Fedora 9 in today’s dollars with today’s software development costs. It would take $1.4 billion to develop the Linux kernel alone.
Andreas Jaeger: openSUSE 11.1 Beta3 is a bit later than expected (it should go out later today). Of course, this raised couple of questions why. So let me explain how a build of a Beta release works in general from release manager perspective and what are the reasons for the slip.
education.zdnet: My oldest son, creator of flame wars, finally discovered that you can only surf to the nether regions of the Internet so many times before even Vista business succumbs to malware. His computer an unusable mass of pop-ups, spewing traffic over our network actually asked me tonight to reinstall Linux for him.
- PCLinuxOS Magazine October 2008 Released
- Mac OS is better than Ubuntu Linux: A myth
- Tracking down license infringements with the GPL Compliance Engineering Guide
- Let's Dance: Learning The Samba
- Fooling windows by dancing the samba with Linux
- ScreenCast: Fedora Talk with Twinkle
- Foresight 2.0.5 review - First Impressions
- A Week Of Open Source Riches
- Novell Open Enterprise beta targets Netware users
- Mozilla Developer News 10/21
- Symbian seeks to attract developers with open-source code
- Android is now Open Source
- Encrypt CD/DVDs
- Apricot netbook ditches Linux
- Gentoo-Wiki, Gentoo-portage Down
- Linux Carried Along on Netbooks Wave
- Is commercial open source possible?
- Improve MySQL performance with MySQLTuner
- Sending Email From Your System with sSMTP
- BBC Weather
- Indamixx sound box plays on Linux base
- Red Hat promises open-source virtualization technology
- Change (gk)sudo timeout
- Examining the compilation process. part 2.
- Interview With David Ascher And Dan Mosedale - Thunderbird - Mozilla Messaging
PR: Plat'Home today announced the results of the "Will Linux Work?" contest. For the past month, Plat'Home's OpenMicroServer (OMS) has been in the hands of the four contest winners who have put Linux to the test.
greenhughes.com: Often when we talk about Linux it is often in the context of a computer enthusiast, a person who enjoys finding out what open source technology can do for them. A group that sometimes we don't think about is our creative friends, artists, musicians, animators, audio engineers, video editors and suchlike.
blog.funtoo.org: A lot of people have asked me recently “What is the goal of Funtoo? What are you trying to do?” Here’s an explanation of what Funtoo is about.
heise-online.co.uk: After the release of Linux 2.6.27, kernel developers are currently busily integrating patches for the next kernel version into the main development branch of Linux. This usually involves discarding some old code and adding new code thouhg on balance, there are usually more new lines than old ones, making the kernel grow continually.
linuxtoday.com/blog: Ken Starks is one of my favorite people. He is the prime mover behind Komputers 4 Kids, Tux500, and Lindependence 2008. He makes his living selling and supporting Linux systems to businesses and home users. You won't find Ken wasting his days infesting online forums and chats with windy opinionating and beating up noobs-- Ken is a man of action with a direct approach to solving problems.
aseigo.blogspot: The following covers features and material that will be available in 4.2, which will not be released until January 2009.
- YaST Mascot Contest
- Obama Ubuntu
- Richard Stallman at U of M Tonight
- All the Linux Mint flavors now on nicely printed CDs
linux.com: Puppy Linux makes it easy to remaster its distribution, which probably explains the sheer number of Puppy Linux variants, called puplets, in the wild. Minisys Linux, or Muppy, is an interesting puplet in the form of a modular Linux distro based on a Puppy Linux and Slackware 12 mix.
- Microsoft’s new “Global Anti-Piracy Day” must have Linux users laughing
- Pirates scoff at Microsoft's anti-piracy day
- Microsoft’s “Don’t Talk Like a Pirate” day
molom.wordpress: I can’t stand hearing ignorant idiotic individuals when they start posting utter rubbish on forums, but when they post their own opinion on an article, it makes me laugh for quite a while because it really reveals how much of an idiot this individual may be.
linuxgeeksunited.blogspot: Most people will agree on what a commercial distro is. it is fairly obvious. A distro that is funded and backed by a company. Then there is the wild west world of "Community" distros.
junauza.com: We all know that Firefox has hundreds of great add-ons to enhance our web browsing experience. Since there are already plenty of lists out there that features some of the most essential add-ons, I'm left with sharing to you all this collection of fun Firefox add-ons.
zdnet.com/Murphy: All three of the main OS candidates: MacOS X, Novell’s “Sousa Linicks” and Microsoft’s Windows Vista run on pretty much the same hardware and run broadly comparable applications suites, so the decision must ultimately come down to which one best balances cost versus productivity in your applications area.
linux.com: The GIMP -- the GNU Image Manipulation Program -- is one of the flagships of free software. On October 1 the project released version 2.6, with many new and improved features. Most of the user-visible features are just polish; the real changes are lurking under the hood.