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How you can help encourage open source in the International Game Developers' Association
(Mar 15, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: We have more and more great Linux games appearing, and Linux gamers always give the Humble Bundles more support than Windows or Mac users.
This Open Source Coder Wants to be a Congressman
(Mar 15, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
WIRED: It should come as little surprise that a hacker is running for Congress.
When It Comes To Open-Source Technologies, Reverb's Tony Tam Has A Word For It
(Mar 14, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
The Register: For founders out there building deeply technical systems, Tam's approach to enabling technologies, frameworks, open-source, and recruiting could be quite instructive.
Glances gives a quick overview of system usage on Linux
(Mar 14, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
BinaryTides: Glances is a tool similar to Nmon that has a very compact display to provide a complete overview of different system resources on just a single screen area.
Unity 7 Still Being Tuned Ahead Of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
(Mar 13, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: New features like HiDPI and local menus are still being tuned within the Unity 7 desktop environment ahead of next month's debut of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
30 Linux Kernel Developer Work Spaces in 30 Weeks: Jes Sorensen
(Mar 12, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: Jes Sorensen is a Linux kernel engineer on the Platform Enablement Team at Red Hat, where he primarily works on Software RAID.
(Mar 12, 2014, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)
Nixcraft: How do I minify and compress CSS & JS files on Linux or Unix-like system using shell prompt on my server?
Google embraces open source for 10th year of Summer of Code
(Mar 11, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
BetaNews: Google has been using Linux in both Android and Chromebooks, so it is nice to see the search-giant giving back to the open source community.
How times have changed for PostgreSQL
(Mar 11, 2014, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: PostgreSQL is undergoing a renaissance of sorts as recent advances in features and capabilities have propelled the database forward with enterprises and small businesses alike worldwide.
Bridging the gap between OpenStack and Python
(Mar 11, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Consistency—a necessity when it comes to any large-scale, open source project.
Linux 3.14 rc6
(Mar 10, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: We're getting closer to the end of the rc cycle, and I have to admit
KDE Ships First Beta of Applications and Platform 4.13
(Mar 10, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
KDE: With the large number of changes, the 4.13 releases need a thorough testing in order to maintain and improve the quality and user experience.
Alice, the Turtle of the Modern Age
(Mar 09, 2014, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: Many of us grew up with LOGO, the kid-friendly programming language that guided a little turtle around a screen.
Linux Intro Course Available Online for Free
(Mar 08, 2014, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)
eWEEK: A Linux training course that once cost $2,500 is now free, as Linux Foundation ramps up its education efforts.
Simplicity 14.1 - A fresh take on Puppy Linux
(Mar 07, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
EveryDayLinuxUser: Simplicity Linux takes the best bits of Puppy Linux and turns them in to a user friendly, easy to use distribution that you can carry around on a pen drive.
Linux Kernel Patching Gets Dynamic
(Mar 06, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: For much of the Linux operating system's history, patching a kernel has been a process that has typically involved downtime
The almighty $1 billion has lost its open source value
(Mar 06, 2014, 12:00) (3 talkbacks)
Tech Republic: Matt Asay thinks that achieving $1 billion for open-source companies isn't as big of a deal as it used to be. Do you agree?
Red Hat brings Microsoft .NET Apps to its OpenShift cloud
(Mar 06, 2014, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)
ZDnet: In a surprising move, Red Hat will enable users to run .NET applications and SQL Server on its OpenShift Platform-as-a-Service cloud.
Red Hat Adds Microsoft .NET to Its OpenShift PaaS
(Mar 05, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Red Hat expands its open-source platform-as-a-service efforts with support for Microsoft technologies, but it's not production-ready (yet).
Local Menus are making a comeback in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS - albeit, with one small twist!
(Mar 05, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
techdrivein: Time to say good-bye to global menus already? Seems like it
Bring a Linux development environment to Windows with MinGW
(Mar 05, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Wazi: It's useful to have one development environment that works across Windows and Linux when you're developing software to run on both platforms
Open source challenges a proprietary Internet of Things
(Mar 04, 2014, 14:00) (3 talkbacks)
ComputerWorld: Linux Foundation believes it has the code for unlocking Internet of Things and bringing success.
Are there enough users for Linux Mint Debian Edition to survive?
(Mar 04, 2014, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)
IT World: Should they put more resources into it to try to increase its popularity, or should they wait until it's more popular before giving it more resources?
A Career in Linux is What You Should Be Pursuing In 2014
(Mar 01, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tecmint: 2014 is a good year for technology professionals.
Examining the ridiculous names of open source projects
(Mar 01, 2014, 07:00) (2 talkbacks)
Linux Tycoon: Some open source projects have the most ridiculous names, and even more ridiculous stories behind them.
Ford Invites Open-Source Community to Tinker Away
(Feb 28, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
EE|Times: Designers worldwide have tinkered with stock Mustangs to make them more powerful, more appealing, and more memorable.
Benchmarks are worthless right?
(Feb 28, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Open Source Insider: Or is it the case that 75,000 live OpenStack virtual machines can't be wrong?
Open Source Initiative, Free Software Foundation unite against software patents
(Feb 28, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: The history of the free software movement and the worldwide adoption of open source software by industry -- notably by the largest holders of patents -- shows that patenting software has not contributed to the important software innovations of the last generation.
How to teach hacking in school and open up education
(Feb 25, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: Hacking is a type of methodology. It's a way to do research. Have you ever tried something again and again in different ways to get it to do what you wanted?
Consuming open source software: How to use and buy it
(Feb 24, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: Using and buying liberally-licensed open source software is relatively straightforward.
Stencyl 3.0 Released, A Game Creation Kit With No Programming
(Feb 24, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Gaming on Linux: Stencyl is an interesting toolkit that enables you to create games without traditional programming, and they have just released the big 3.0. It of course works natively on Linux.
Gavin Andresen to Bitcoin Companies: Support Open Source
(Feb 21, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Coin Desk: When a software engineer speaks in all-caps, you can tell that they're frustrated.
Debunking four myths about Android, Google, and open-source
(Feb 20, 2014, 03:00) (2 talkbacks)
ZDNet: Here's the real story on how Android licensing works with open source and Linux.
Ubuntu Linux Phones Coming in 2014
(Feb 19, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth announces new hardware partnerships and explains how Ubuntu Linux will make money as an Android alternative.
WildFly - A New Improved JBoss Application Server for Linux
(Feb 18, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
TecMint: As we all know that JBoss AS has been renamed to WildFly. A lots of new features has been added and lots of has been upgraded.
Zorin OS 8 - More like Windows 7 than Windows 7
(Feb 18, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
EverydayLinuxUser: Zorin OS 8 is the latest version of the Windowseque Linux operating system.
Searching for the signal of open standards amid the growing noise of agile
(Feb 18, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Computer Weekly: For some of us at the time, the way out was open standards. Why?
Linux 3.14 rc3
(Feb 17, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: When I made the rc2 announcement, I mentioned how nice and small it was.
Open source startups: Don't try to be Red Hat
(Feb 17, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: VCs are realizing the next billion-dollar software company won't make money from software, but from what open source enables it to deliver.