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|Story||Picking a Flavor of Linux||Rianne Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 7:03pm|
|Story||Mozilla Previews New Firefox Launcher for Android||Rianne Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 6:33pm|
|Story||Moto G goes on sale on Flipkart starting Rs. 12,499||Rianne Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 6:17pm|
|Story||Hosting Providers Know A Real OS When They See One||Rianne Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 6:08pm|
|Story||The New ‘MultiOS’ Handset From Geeksphone||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 5:11pm|
|Story||Today in Techrights||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 4:47pm|
|Story||Leftovers: Games News||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 9:56am|
|Story||today's howtos||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 9:47am|
|Story||Still on Windows XP? Give Ubuntu Linux a go.||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 8:02am|
|Story||Canonical Seeks Even More Independence for Ubuntu Linux||Roy Schestowitz||06/02/2014 - 7:59am|
phoronix: On this Super Tuesday here in the United States, Red Hat has this morning released the first and only alpha release for Fedora 9. This ninth Fedora release, which has been codenamed Sulphur, will ship in April and go head-to-head against Ubuntu 8.04 LTS "Hardy Heron", but what features can one expect in this forthcoming release?
news.opensuse.org: Just in time for the KDE 4.0.1 release, the openSUSE KDE team has updated the KDE 4 packages in the Build Service to the KDE 4.0.1 state, featuring several improvements over the plain KDE 4.0.1 release and including further integration fixes.
linuxhow2.com: Way number 1: You breathe new life into old hardware. They should age PCs in dog years. Here's a trusted dog year calendar that helped me better determine the age of my Laptop. My three-year old laptop is going on 25 dog years now, and Windows is like the Army, and 25 year old recruits are starting to get too old to put on the front lines.
linux.com: The Elive Linux distribution combines beauty with ease of use. Elive is based on Debian and uses Enlightenment as its windows manager, which gives the distribution a Mac OS X look and feel. Elive comes with dozens of easy-to-use desktop applications that just work.
linuxhelp.blogspot: Forbes magazine recently compiled a list of the top 25 fastest growing companies in America. And guess what, Red Hat is placed 11th in the list.
junauza.blogspot: A digital audio editor is a computer application for audio editing or digital audio manipulation. I have here a list of well-known free/open-source digital audio editors for the music enthusiasts, professionals and non-professionals alike.
freesoftwaremagazine.com: Following on from my piece on whether OpenOffice.org can do the job I have remembered that OpenOffice.org 3.0 is due for release in September. So—with my comments on 2.3 in mind—let’s see whether the new version will address my needs.
phoronix: Last Friday 4Front Technologies had released the binaries and source-code to OSS 4.0 Build 1013. This new build of the Open Sound System brings two major changes, which include the full source code now being available for the M-Audio Revolution and Delta sound card drivers, and a beta driver for the Sound Blast X-Fi series from Creative Labs.
smh.com.au: At last week's linux.conf.au gathering in Melbourne, Nick Miller talked to Linux creator Linus Torvalds about his work and ambitions for his operating system.
Also: Photos: Linux.conf.au 2008
gentoo.org/news: Each ebuild in the Portage tree used to come with its own digest file. When you emerged a package, this digest was used to verify that you had the same files the developer did. Until now.
gresak.com: This past weekend, I used one of our old desktop computers to install a copy of PCLinuxOS 2007. I took this updated system over to my parents house for them to try out as an alternative to their aging Windows XP system.
linuxloader.com: Why do I use Linux? I get that question quite a bit. Depending on who I'm talking to my response varies. Some of the more technical reasons leave many users with a blank stare. If you're reading this I assume you are either already running Linux or are about too. Well...... why are you doing it? Lets take a look at some of the reasons.
computerworlduk.com: Novell has joined the trend in appointing a community manager for its SUSE Linux distribution. Joe "Zonker" Brockmeier spells out what it is all about.
kommersant.com: Alexander Ponosov, director of the school in the village of Sepych, Perm Territory, who has found guilty of installing pirated Windows software in 12 school computers, has changed jobs. He is now engaged in popularizing the free Linux operating system.
- How to get a Quake-like terminal session in Ubuntu by tapping the ‘~’ key
- How to Deploy Linux From the Data Center to the Desktop
- 2008 will be the year of the open source CMS
- There is no Year of the Linux Desktop
- Microsoft says to borrow money for Yahoo deal
- Cursor behavior in OOo Calc
- Apache sees modest market share gain
- Google's Android Hits a Few Snags, But Feature Details Emerge
- Is NVIDIA Buying AGEIA Good For Linux?
- Keeping your system clock synchronized
- Short Tip: Create a patch and use it in rpm
- U CAN HAS LOLcats on Linux with Ruby and GTK
- Linux on mainframes made easy
- MySQL root password recovery under linux
- BackupPC 3.1.0 for Ubuntu
- DRI2 Comes Closer To Its Debut
- The Rock-n-Roll DOSBox Freak Show
Matt Asay: The goal of the US Army is to move from Windows to Linux. In the meantime, the Army has to find ways to make the two work together. It's turning to Red Hat to do so and to a group of internal IT professionals to create a "Battle Command" that will explore how to move the Army from 20th-century Windows to 21st-century Linux.
blogs.the451group: It used to be there were only a couple of players in town who combed through software code, specifically looking for open source packages and licenses: Black Duck and Palamida. A year ago, we figured there was plenty of room for additional players, but we had no idea how many companies would end up coming to the open source code scanning table.
linuxjournal.com: What if Yahoo's main value isn't its search engine or its advertising business, but the openness that makes it more Net-native and hacker-friendly than Microsoft?
linux.com: High-end open source blogging applications may have all the features you can think of, but you may not need all that. For simple blogs, a lightweight alternative like Chyrp is worth a closer look.
polishlinux.org: Let me ask you a basic question: Which operating system do you use? What are the possible answers? Windows, Linux, Solaris or Mac OS X of course. But let us try to think different for a moment. Maybe it is possible, that this answer would be it is Nexenta GNU/OpenSolaris.