dasublogbyprashanth.blogspot: A new version of my favorite and current distribution, Linux Mint, is just around the corner. Although the developers have a policy of "releasing it when it's ready", they are pretty good about releasing the main GNOME version not more than a few weeks after the corresponding Ubuntu release.
phoronix.com: This evening AMD has officially launched their Radeon HD 6800 series, which currently includes the Radeon HD 6850 and Radeon HD 6870 graphics cards. How though does the AMD Radeon HD 6000 series play with Linux?
dwasifar.com: Within the desktop Linux world, it is Ubuntu that is dominant, and the other distros that wind up in that aggrieved defensive position. Putting the technology itself aside for a moment, and looking just at the “politics” and social dynamic of the interactions, Ubuntu is to Mint in the Linux world as Windows is to Linux in the larger OS world.
seekingalpha.com: James Whitehurst, Red Hat CEO, received a lot of IDG-based press during the week of October 18 about a trade-show keynote speech. This quote rings true based on my demand-side research.
phoronix.com: While the Linux 2.6.36 kernel was released yesterday, we already have our eyes towards the Linux 2.6.37 kernel to see what new features this next kernel will bring, any performance changes that may come as a result.
muktware.com: Heavy usage of adjectives seems to be the keyword of Apple's guideline for press releases. The company has over-used words like magical, revolutionary, reinvents and advanced so many times that they have lost their meaning.
pcworld.com: Two new vulnerabilities affecting Linux were uncovered this week that could potentially be used by malicious hackers to gain root privileges.
maketecheasier.com: Here is a high-level overview of series of steps designed to hone the skills of a Linux beginner, and turn them into the kind of geek who compiles a new kernel for fun.
redhat.com: The stated mission of the Fedora Project is to advance the state of free software. To meet this challenge, Fedora incubates open source technology projects in which anyone in the community can participate.
h-online.com: The new kernel version is notable because it hasn't grown in size – yet it contains hundreds of advancements which will be obvious to end users, who don't often notice changes in their Linux distribution's kernel.