Valve Is Showing That Steam Is Finally Shaking Off the Windows Dependency
If anyone had any doubts about the commitment of Valve to the Linux operating systems, they should be put to rest with the latest SteamOS sale. It just shows how serious the company really is and that it will carry out its promises, of breaking the Windows monopoly on gaming.
Raspberry Pi 2 review
The new Raspberry Pi 2 proclaims that it is 6x faster than the original Pi, taking the original machine to a new level. The big leaps focus on the processor and memory, with the machine now replacing a single core CPU with a quad core Broadcom BCM2836 CPU. The RAM has jumped to a very respectable 1GB.
Compulab Utilite2 Ubuntu mini PC now available for $192 and up
CompuLab’s Utilite2 is a tiny computer with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor and support for Ubuntu Linux or Google Android software.
The company unveiled the 3.4″ x 2.3″ x 1.1″ computer in December, and now it’s available for purchase.
Shuttleworth says Ubuntu’s future is more exciting than space travel
What now feels like a very long time ago was actually only a handful of years. Back in 2010, Canonical knew exactly what its future would hold and had a plan on how to get there. It wanted to build one OS for all devices: phones, TVs, tablets, the desktop, servers and beyond. It wanted the device to be irrelevant and the OS to be agnostic.
Unfortunately, while the company knew exactly what it was doing, its loyal Ubuntu desktop user base didn’t.