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One frustrating Linux problem that Windows, Mac users don’t deal with
NetworkWorld: A rant on a particularly frustrating aspect of Linux - re-compiling the kernel. (Aug 27, 2014)

Linux Founder Linus Torvalds 'Still Wants the Desktop'
eWEEK: During a LinuxCon panel discussion, Linus Torvalds provides insight into what works and what doesn't with Linux in 2014 (Aug 20, 2014)

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Linux 3.17 rc3
(Sep 01, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Please don't prove me wrong

LibreOffice 4.3.1 "Fresh" announced
(Aug 30, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

DocumentFoundation: The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 4.3.1, the first minor release of LibreOffice 4.3 “fresh” family, with over 100 fixes (including patches for two CVEs, backported to LibreOffice 4.2.6-secfix, which is also available for download now).

What happens when a non-coder tries to learn Linux
(Aug 30, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks) I wanted to learn Linux, so here's my account of what I did to achieve that goal.

[ANNOUNCE] Jailhouse 0.1 released
(Aug 30, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LKML: After its publication about 10 months ago, the Jailhouse partitioning
hypervisor for Linux has reached an important first milestone: all major
features required to use Jailhouse on Intel x86 CPUs are now available.

Photo Editing on Linux with Krita
(Aug 29, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks) Krita is a wonderful drawing and painting program, and it's also a nice photo editor.

Google Chrome 38 Gets the 'Picture'
(Aug 29, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Use of new HTML 5.1 tag could enable developers to more easily build responsive design sites.

Considering Legacy UNIX/Linux Issues
(Aug 29, 2014, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Legacy support—it's a big challenge for every software developer, and although Bash and the Linux command-line world hasn't changed that much in the past few years, it's still something to consider before you ship your own software (even if it's free software).

Chef engineer leaves the company after receiving death threats from its open source community
(Aug 28, 2014, 19:00) (2 talkbacks)

GigaOm: A Chef release engineer claims that he received death threats and abusive emails due to his contributions on projects relating to the open source configuration management tool.

DNF Makes It A Step Closer To Replacing Yum On Fedora
(Aug 28, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: DNF 0.6.1 was released today and this updated open-source package manager picked up a few more features as it's still in pursuit of replacing Yum on Fedora systems.

Git 2.1 Released: What's New
(Aug 28, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoQ: Two-and-a-half months after Git 2.0, a new version of Git has been released.

Cluetrain at Fifteen
(Aug 28, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Despite its antiquity, Cluetrain's popularity persists.

Beginner’s Guide to Mastering the Netstat Command on Linux
(Aug 27, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier:: The netstat comand is an essential tool for network administration

Open Source and social capital
(Aug 27, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

buytaert: The notion that people contributing to Open Source don't get paid is false.

New GCC 5.0 Changes, Command-Line Options That Landed So Far
(Aug 27, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: While we're just a few months into the GCC 4.10 release cycle that's going to be released as GCC 5, there's already some release notes forming for this 2015 open-source compiler update.

Getting Good Vibrations with Linux
(Aug 27, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Getting Good Vibrations with Linux

Android may have already killed Samsung's Tizen OS
(Aug 26, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Frankly, I wonder sometimes why Samsung is even bothering with Tizen.

Linux Turns 23
(Aug 25, 2014, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: It was 23 years ago today that the great social and technological experiment we know today as Linux began

Linux 3.17 rc2
(Aug 25, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: So I deviated from my normal Sunday schedule partly because there wasn't much there

Choose your side on the Linux divide
(Aug 25, 2014, 09:00) (1 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: The battle over systemd exposes a fundamental gap between the old Unix guard and a new guard of Linux developers and admins

Linus Torvalds is my hero, says 13 year old Zachary DuPont
(Aug 25, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

the mukt: The story of Zach goes like this – his school organized a project where students were asked to write a letter to their heroes, while most kids wrote to celebrities, Zach wrote to the ‘real’ hero of the modern technology world – Linus Torvalds.

Linus Torvalds Started a Revolution on August 25, 1991. Happy Birthday, Linux!
(Aug 25, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: The Linux project has just turned 23 and it's now the biggest collaborative endeavor in the world, with thousands of people working on it.

Build a Raspberry Pi Arcade Machine
(Aug 25, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxVoice: Relive the golden majesty of the 80s with a little help from a marvel of the current decade.

Video: Which Super Hero Would the Linux Community Be?
(Aug 23, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) The developers, system administrators, architects, business managers, and community leaders who attended LinuxCon and CloudOpen North America this week are all Linux super heroes.

Can we please stop talking about the Linux desktop?
(Aug 23, 2014, 10:00) (9 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: Linus Torvalds wants the Linux desktop. Too bad no one else does. This is never going to get any better, so let's give it up.

Walmart's investment in open source isn't cheap
(Aug 22, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: While proprietary vendors want us to focus on price, innovators focus on the flexibility and business value of open source

Docker Founder Explains What Docker is all About #linuxcon
(Aug 21, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: As to why Docker became very popular very fast, Hykes has a few idea.

Thanks For Making Games Faster: Top 10 Quotes from the Linux Kernel Developer Panel #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 13:00) (2 talkbacks) Linux gamers owe a debt of gratitude to kernel developer Andy Lutomirski for his recent work getting 32-bit programs to run faster on a 64-bit kernel

What the Linux Foundation Does for Linux #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Speaking at the LinuxCon conference, Jim Zemlin compares himself to the Simpsons' groundskeeper Willy.

Linux Founder Linus Torvalds 'Still Wants the Desktop'
(Aug 20, 2014, 10:30) (2 talkbacks)

eWEEK: During a LinuxCon panel discussion, Linus Torvalds provides insight into what works and what doesn't with Linux in 2014

Linux 3.17 Release Cycle Begins as LinuxCon Opens
(Aug 18, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: Big week on the Linux Planet as a new Linux kernel release cycle begins and Kernel developers congregate in Chicago for LinuxCon.

The New Features Of The Linux 3.17 Kernel
(Aug 18, 2014, 15:00) (2 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Now that the merge window has passed and Linux 3.17-rc1 released, here's a rundown of the new features for the Linux 3.17 kernel.

PHP 5.3 Hits End-of-Life
(Aug 18, 2014, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

InternetNews: I first wrote about PHP 5.3 back in 2009 when it first debuted.

NativeWrap for Android turns websites into apps to improve your privacy
(Aug 18, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

gHacks: NativeWrap for Android allows you to turn any website you visit into an Android app.

OpenMandriva Lx: Not the KDE You Knew
(Aug 18, 2014, 10:00) (2 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: OpenMandriva Lx 2014 is a KDE-only Linux distribution that has some rough edges but is otherwise a solid and reliable choice for user-friendly computing.

The fall of Gary Gygax, keeping tabs on Linux ports, and more
(Aug 18, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) After several years of astounding success, the company was forced to restructure after the tabletop gaming market bottomed out.

Linux 3.17 rc1
(Aug 18, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Changes all over the place, but no huge new architectures or

Next Week's Kernel Summit Will Try To Take On The 2038 Problem
(Aug 15, 2014, 05:00) (3 talkbacks)

Phoronix: For those out of the loop, the Year 2038 problem is the issue whereby time values stored in signed 32-bit integers as the Unix time-stamp will wrap around.

Raspberry Pi-powered Bigtrak
(Aug 14, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux User & Developer: Take a toy, a Raspberry Pi and a PS3 controller; add a dash of Python and some solder for the perfect remote-controlled gadget…

DNF 0.6.0 Released
(Aug 12, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

DNF: The release notes are posted and those who like to experiment with frisky Fedora pre-releases can try out dnf-0.6.0 in Fedora 21.

FOSS' Documentation Dilemma
(Aug 12, 2014, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Hang around for any length of time in the seedy bars and watering holes of the Linux blogosphere, and you'll soon realize that certain topics tend to recur with surprising frequency in the general conversation.

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