linuxinsider.com: Microsoft may find that users are fine to use CentOS on the Azure cloud but will still go to Red Hat and RHEL if and when they are seeking support.
linuxandlife.com: Even with the rise of tablets and smartphones, many people still prefer netbooks as their portable computing devices. However, with so many Linux distros out there, choosing the right Linux distro for the netbook can be a tough task for a lot of people.
debian.org: Welcome to this year's twelfth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:
zdnet.com: Microsoft has made it so that Windows 8 approved PC can only run Windows 8. Fedora Linux has forged a way around it, but not everyone like their approach. Torvalds gives his thoughts on the issue.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: A look at a new hat - Fedora 17
- News: Interviews with PC-BSD and Slackware leaders, the ongoing secure boot saga, the status of multitouch on Linux
- Questions and Answers: A tale of two projects
- Released last week: Sabayon Linux 9, 2X OS 7.1
Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
linuxinsider.com (blog safari): Well it's been a jubilant few weeks here in the Linux blogosphere. Late last week Linux Girl lifted her head to find the mood had shifted dramatically.
theregister.co.uk: The US Navy has signed off on a $27,883,883 contract from military contractor Raytheon to install Linux ground control software for its fleet of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) drones.
dedoimedo.com: All right, time for another Mint Maya review. MATE is the second official desktop interface offered with the spring release, the team having some trouble deciding which one would suit their users better, the more conservative MATE, which is a rather accurate Gnome 2 clone.
linuxmint.com: In association with CompuLab, Linux Mint is proud to present the mintBox.
zdnet.com: Every new release of Ubuntu and its offspring brings out every commentor, industry pundit and technology writer to ponder the viability of Linux as a desktop alternative.