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Humble Indie Bundle 3 Now Available

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  • Humble Indie Bundle 3 Now Available
  • Humble Indie Bundle #3 Now Live!

Fast Paced, Multiplayer Aerial Combat with Linux Game Altitude

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Gaming Altitude is a 2D side-scrolling airplane shooter game created by Erik Measure and Karl Sabo, the founders of Nimbly Games. The game is a fierce contest of fighter planes, battling for supremacy of the skies in a fast paced combat that is way more fun than a flight simulator.

A look at StuntRally on Linux

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Gaming StuntRally is a great driving game available on Linux and Windows, the game is released under the GNU GPL license v3 .

Urban Terror: A Hollywood-Style First Person Shooter

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Gaming Urban Terror is self-described as a Hollywood tactical shooter, and values a fun experience over realism (although its realism is quite alright with default settings). Playing Urban Terror over other games such as Call of Duty has a couple of advantages.

The A.Typical RPG Released

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Gaming The A.Typical RPG is a quirky game that seeks to put you in the role of a college student having the weirdest week of his life as he shapes his destiny, while trying to keep a social life and decent grades.

Indie Linux Games Featured in 'PAX 10'

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  • Two Indie Linux Games Featured in 'PAX 10' this Year
  • Helena the 3rd The Grande Finale
  • Prey 2 preview
  • Puzzle Moppet now on Gameolith
  • CrossOver 10.1.0 and CrossOver Games 10.1.1 released

Top 10 FPS Games for Linux

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Gaming Now its time for some fast paced first-person shooter (FPS) games for Linux. Quick collection of 10 FPS games for Linux (in no particular order) every Linux gamer should be aware of.

Last Tuesday

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The FSF about Free Games

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Gaming have noticed a new a new FSF-bulletin-article via The Free Game Lag by Danny Piccarillo. The article is about the lack of FLOSS games. It neglects the theory that Free Software would be an unsuitable method for game development.

The Free Game Lag

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Gaming There is one category of software that many see as being unsustainable as free software: Free video games have lagged behind other areas of free software, and the reasons behind this are fairly simple.

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Data indicates that Android picked up global market share from iOS last month

Tracking mobile web traffic, NetMarketShare computes the market share for mobile operating systems. Based on the data from last month, Android was able to widen its gap over iOS globally. Considering that the Apple iPhone 6s and Apple iPhone 6s Plus weren't launched until September 25th, the recently released phones accounted for a miniscule part of the data. The new models won't have a major effect on the results until the figures for this month are released. Read more

RapidDisk / RapidCache 3.4 now available.

RapidDisk is an advanced Linux RAM Disk which consists of a collection of modules and an administration tool. Features include: Dynamically allocate RAM as block device. Use them as stand alone disk drives or even map them as caching nodes to slower local disk drives. I pushed 3.4 into the mainline earlier this morning. Changes include:
  • Added ability to autoload RapidDisk volumes during module insertion.
  • Fixed bug in RapidDisk (volatile) volume size definition across 32 to 64 bit types.
  • Making use of BIT() macro in the driver.
  • Removed RapidDisk-NV support. It was redundant with the recently kernel integrated pmem code.
You can pull it from the git, yum, ZYpp & apt repos or download it from the SourceForge project page. To stay updated, you can follow the RapidDisk Google+ page.