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Should Linux be used to replace Windows XP on older hardware?
Linus Torvalds Talks Linux Development at LinuxCon
Build Your Own Simple Linux Banking Tool
(Dec 04, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxInsider: In general, the numerous spreadsheet templates that are Microsoft Excel clones and load in OpenOffice and LibreOffice are digital versions of a paper-and-pen checkbook register.
10 basic examples of Linux ps command
(Dec 04, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
BinaryTides: The ps command on linux is one of the most basic commands for viewing the processes running on the system.
SteamOS: Steaming ahead? The Open Source Column
(Dec 04, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxUser: Might SteamOS be a way forward for mainstream Linux?
Android eyewear beats Google Glass to market
(Dec 04, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Vuzix has begun shipping an Android-based eyewear computer to developers, and is now taking pre-orders from the general public.
Google Ramps up Cloud Efforts as Compute Engine Matures
(Dec 04, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: You can now add another name to the list of vendors that offers a production-grade Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud platform. Google officially announced late Monday that its Compute Engine is now Generally Available and ready for mission critical workloads.
Red Hat Advances OpenShift Enterprise Platform-as-a-Service
(Dec 03, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: A new installer and networking integration highlight Red Hat's latest on-premises PaaS update.
Use your open source contributions to get a job
(Dec 03, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: One night, after reading the Who’s Hiring Freelance thread on HackerNews, I decided there had to be a more efficient way to match programmers with freelance jobs.
QEMU Open Source Virtualization Gains New Features
(Dec 03, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: VMware still may be a dominant force, but open source virtualization continues to evolve.
Inside The War For Top Developer Talent
(Dec 03, 2013, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: Catered meals? Check. Keggerators? You bet. Full-time barista? You wouldn't want $150,000-a-year software engineers burning their fingers on the espresso maker, would you?
Linux Is the Only Way to Protect Against Potential Sound-Transmitted Malware
(Dec 03, 2013, 13:00) (2 talkbacks)
Softpedia: Scientists have developed a technique capable of infecting other computers with malware that transmits itself using just speakers and microphones.
How OpenStack differs from Amazon and must rise to the occasion
(Dec 03, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: The difference between these two cloud giants is that everything OpenStack does, it does in the open.
Pentaho launches open source community edition 5.0
(Dec 03, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
CIOL: Newest version of Pentaho's open source data integration and business analytics platform.
Build Your Own Simple Linux Banking Tool
(Dec 03, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux Insider: The Linux OS lacks an effective yet simple checking and banking tool.
Rage Under Wine, How It Performs
(Dec 03, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
GamingonLinux: I logged onto Steam after work Friday to see that this weekend was Free Rage Weekend and the game was 75% off. So, naturally I had to try it out. Free Rage weekend on Steam compelled me to try it in Wine.
GNOME Boxes 3.11.2 Allows Import of Libvirt Virtual Machines
(Dec 03, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: GNOME Boxes 3.11.2 can now import system libvirt virtual machines, lets users employ force shutdown the virtual machine in order to complete the installation of Live OSes, such as Ubuntu, that require them to eject the CD-ROM after the installation.
How to install and configure Conky on Linux
(Dec 03, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: Conky is a light-weight system monitoring tool combined with a fully-customized desktop theme, which can completely change your Linux desktop experience.
Canonical: Ubuntu TV Lives, But Linux Smartphones Come First
(Dec 03, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: Canonical has not abandoned Ubuntu TV, but it is focusing for now on delivering smartphones powered by Ubuntu Linux, according to Community Manager Jono Bacon.
How to debug live PhoneGap apps
(Dec 03, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Wazi: Testing PhoneGap apps on actual devices poses challenges, because on these platforms you don't have access to your usual web development tools. Here are some ways to overcome this problem and debug your live app in a real user environment
Open Source Is Here To Stay On IBM i
(Dec 03, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
IT Jungle: Increasingly, users are adopting open source software because they expect higher software quality and security with open source, according to surveys like those from Black Duck.
Linux Top 3: RHEL Clones Update as Linux Mint Gets a new Dash of Cinnamon
(Dec 02, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux Planet: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 (RHEL) was released on November 21st and barely a week later, the clones have already emerged.
Steam's November Hardware Survey - Linux Still Mostly Holding Itself Up
(Dec 02, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Gaming on Linux: Let's face it we know they don't survey 100% of their user base, only a small fraction of it, so bear that in mind as well.
Linux Mint 16 Improves Cinnamon Desktop
(Dec 02, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: In this slide show, eWEEK takes a look at some of the new features in Linux Mint 16. -
Beware of new worm targeting Linux PCs
(Dec 02, 2013, 14:00) (5 talkbacks)
GMA News: Symantec said its researchers warned the malware, named Linux.Darlloz, spreads by exploiting a vulnerability in php-cgi that had been patched as early as May 2012.
An open source, infinitely scalable Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
(Dec 02, 2013, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: InfiniSQL is a massively scalable relational database system (RDBMS), composed entirely from scratch (not built upon some other technology).
Master version control with Git - tutorial
(Dec 02, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux User & Developer: To really benefit from Git you need not just a few commands on a cheat sheet, but an understanding of how it works.
Android 4.3 rollout for Samsung Galaxy S4 resumes
(Dec 02, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDNet: Samsung's Android 4.3 rollout appears to be have been fixed with a new version going out to Galaxy S4 and S3 devices once again.
Ubuntu Used to Design and Control the Atlas Humanoid Robot for a DARPA Challenge
(Dec 02, 2013, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)
Softpedia: The Ubuntu operating system has been spotted in an Lockheed Martin video about a humanoid robot they're building, called Atlas.
How enterprises drive innovation through open source technologies
(Dec 02, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
CIOL: Conference to illustrate how businesses in the region can transform their IT infrastructures and drive strategic impact for their business through deployment of open source technologies.
Out in the Open: The Place Where Android Thrives Outside of Google's Control
(Dec 02, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
WIRED: Car enthusiasts build hot rods. Musicians hack their synthesizers. Gamers beef up their PCs with "overclocked" processors and elaborate custom cases. And smartphone fanatics are no different.
VIDEO: Monty Taylor the World's #1 OpenStack Contributor
(Dec 02, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
VIDEO: HP Distinguished Engineer Monty Taylor explains how the open-source OpenStack cloud platform is moving forward.
SuperTuxKart 0.8.1 Free Racing Game Has Been Released
(Dec 02, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linoxide: SuperTuxKart 0.8.1 has been officially released.
It Was Never About Innovation
(Dec 02, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
Gluster: The secret to open source innovation, and the reason for its triumphal success, has nothing to do with the desire to innovate.
Open-Source Docker Aims to Reinvent Virtualization With Containers
(Dec 01, 2013, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: VIDEO: Ben Golub, CEO of Docker, explains what the open-source Docker container virtualization technology is about and how Docker is pushing it forward.
Canonical launches Ubuntu Resources website
(Dec 01, 2013, 18:00) (1 talkbacks)
Muktware: Canonical has launched a new website named Ubuntu Resources, a site targetted towards its Ubuntu Touch devices.
Open-Source NVIDIA Driver Works On Some GeForce 700 GPUs, Fails On Others
(Dec 01, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: Up until recently Nouveau has just been an open-source community project, except now NVIDIA is beginning to support Nouveau and open-source, so let's see how it runs on this latest high-end graphics hardware.
What to Expect in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
(Dec 01, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
OMGubuntu: You don’t need to look through powerful binoculars to glimpse what’s looming on the horizon for Ubuntu.
Top 10 Linux-Based Gifts for 2013 Under $400
(Dec 01, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: This year's list of the top 10 cool Linux-based gifts has dropped the price limit from $500 to $400, with seven candidates falling below $300.
Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week - November 29th, 2013
(Dec 01, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: "If you want to be open-source and you want to make a difference, you have to be radically different and present a significantly newer way of doing things."
Create Scalable Graphics With Open-Source, Cross-Platform Tool Inkscape
(Nov 30, 2013, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeUseOf: While the GIMP may be a great tool for image manipulation, it’s not the most ideal one when it comes to scalable graphics.