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Ubuntu: Bumblebee, Optimus and Multi-Monitor Support
(May 24, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Pinehead.tv: Some integrated devices have less than stellar support and even the proprietary binary graphics drivers have left something to be desired.
Version 2.5 of Moodle Online Learning Platform Arrives
(May 24, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: In the growing world of online learning, Moodle has carved out a niche for itself.
From subversive to mainstream: Looking back on 18 years with Linux
(May 24, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDNet: It's funny to look back on my personal history with Linux and remember how subversive and alternative it once was.
Facebook for Android: 10 Tips for Power Users
(May 24, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Mashable: Here are a few tricks we use to keep up with Facebook pals on the go.
Metcalfe's Law: How Ethernet Beat IBM and Changed the World
(May 24, 2013, 02:00) (1 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Long story short - open always wins.
$99 Linux stick turns any HDMI display into a virtual desktop
(May 23, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux-Line: Ceptor is an advanced zero client that brings the data to the user when and where they need it.
Skype 4.2 Released - Install on Ubuntu/Debian/Linux Mint and Fedora
(May 23, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
TecMint: Finally, the long-awaited Skype 4.2 for Linux released by Microsoft with major updates, lots of various bug fixes and some minor features.
Raspberry Pis Chained Together Provide Massive Computing Muscle
(May 23, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: If it sounds like a joke, you may be surprised at the enormous computing power these lash-ups are capable of.
Mint 15: Today's best Linux desktop (Review)
(May 23, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDNET: Mint isn't just an outstanding Linux desktop, it's the best new desktop operating system of any kind available now.
How to Keep SSH Connections Alive In Linux
(May 23, 2013, 05:00) (1 talkbacks)
MakeTechEasier: For those that need to work constantly on SSH, it can be very frustrating when the system cut you off after a period of time.
Seven great features of OpenOffice and Libre Office that you probably ignore
(May 23, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: Free office suite tools like OpenOffice and Libre Office have more advanced features than you might expect. Here are seven that go beyond the common tasks.
Opera for Android goes off-roading
(May 22, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
CNET: Opera has graduated from beta (with Webkit under the hood) and brings new discovery and data-saving features.
Linux is an Art - Driving Force Behind Linux
(May 21, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
TecMint: A single article or a single book is unable to explain the power, the utility, the usability and the Art of Linux.
Linux Mint 15 Most Ambitious Release Ever
(May 21, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: Clement Lefebvre, Mint founder and lead, recently announced the public release of Linux Mint 15 Release Candidate.
Google+ app for Android gets post-I/O overhaul
(May 21, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
CNET: Like the Web version unveiled at Google I/O, Google+ for Android provides users with options such as automatic photo enhancements and Auto Awesome.
openSUSE 13.1 Off to the Races
(May 21, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: This release features Linux 3.9.0, Xorg X Server 1.14.1, GCC 4.7, GNOME 3.8.1, and KDE 4.10.2. It also ships with LibreOffice 4.0.2, Firefox 20, and GIMP 2.8.4.
Juniper's Bob Muglia on Software Inside a Networking Vendor [VIDEO] -Linux Powered
(May 21, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Software Defined Networking takes hold at Juniper, thanks in part to the use of Linux.
The secret to great reporting with Drupal 7
(May 21, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Wazi: The core Drupal 7 install has a Reports tab with fairly limited functionality, so here's how to give yourself better reporting.
Handbrake turns 0.9.9
(May 21, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
The H Open: The developers of HandBrake, the popular open source video transcoder, have announced the release of version 0.9.9 of the popular video conversion application.
Can gaming be the turning point for Linux on the desktop?
(May 20, 2013, 15:00) (2 talkbacks)
Tech Radar: Dear old Linux, what are we to do with you? Developed for just over two decades and it's still barely made a mark on the consumer consciousness.
Dell Project Ophelia USB Android stick to ship in July, priced at $100
(May 20, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Engadget: We're still lacking a lot of the specifics, other than that there's WiFi, Bluetooth, Wyse PocketCloud integration, plus, of course, HDMI and Android 4.something.
Android has become a hedge against Microsoft and Windows
(May 20, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
CNet: Hewlett-Packard rolled out another Android device this week. This could become a pattern as PC makers hedge against a world that's less about Microsoft and more about Google.
What to Expect from Unity in Ubuntu 13.10
(May 20, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
OMG Ubuntu: It’s 5 months away from release, but we already know most of the new features planned for Unity in Ubuntu 13.10.
Linux Mint 15 brings prettier desktop, new software and driver managers
(May 20, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Ars: Code-named "Olivia," Linux Mint 15 is based on the most recent version of Ubuntu and will be supported until January 2014.
ROSA Desktop Fresh LXDE alpha preview
(May 18, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxBSDos: This alpha release, like the other end-user releases, uses the Fresh code name, and ships with bleeding-edge software and the latest or close-to-the-latest Linux kernel.
SlateBook x2: Tegra 4-powered Android hybrid
(May 18, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux BSDos: The Tegra 4-powered SlateBook x2 running Android Jelly Bean (4.2.2) is the latest split-personality portable computer from HP.
Essential WordPress Security Plugins
(May 18, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSS Force: Today we're going to discuss three security plugins that I think are essential.
New tablet boots Ubuntu Linux, Android, and Windows 8
(May 17, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux Line: We've seen several Linux tablets emerge over the past year or so, but examples with triple-boot capabilities are much less common.
Android is just the beginning: How Bluetooth is preparing for the internet of things
(May 17, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
GigaOM: Google's support for the Bluetooth Smart Ready platform in Android is one step forward for the radio technology’s dominance in the internet of things. But the Bluetooth SIG has a lot more up its sleeve.
On the Job with a Linux Foundation Systems Administrator
(May 17, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: If you’ve ever dreamed of working directly with Linux creator Linus Torvalds, Greg Kroah-Hartman, Ted T’so or any of the other Linux luminaries...
Scale Computing Scales Up With Linux KVM Servers
(May 17, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: Scale Computing is scaling up its server business with a new HC3x server.
Using OpenDKIM to Sign Postfix Mails on Debian
(May 16, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linuxaria: Step to step guide on how to setup OpenDKIM with postfix on Debian GNU/Linux to send signed email from your VPS.
KDE 4.11 Beginning to Take Shape
(May 16, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: It's been just a week since KDE 4.10.3 was announced, but 4.11 is already reaching its first milestone freeze.
Chrome vs. Firefox
(May 16, 2013, 15:00) (2 talkbacks)
Datamation: For a few years now, the great debate between Chrome and Firefox has raged on. Which browser is faster? Which is easier to install?
New Open Source Phones Nearly Upon Us
(May 16, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
OSTATIC: Now, of course, we know that there are several open source smartphone strategies in the works that will be coming to fruition this year.
Samsung 'undisputed' Android king, takes 95 percent of Q1 profits
(May 16, 2013, 13:00) (3 talkbacks)
ZDNet: The Android smartphone market generates US$5.3 billion in operating profits for the quarter, and Samsung contributes US$5.1 billion of that figure.
Firefox 21 arrives with social providers Cliqz, Mixi, MSN Now, open source fonts and HTML5 tweaks for Android
(May 16, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
The Next Web: Mozilla is expanding the list of partners using Firefox’s Social API feature. The additions include Cliqz, Mixi, and MSN Now. Weibo, which was part of the Nightly release, is notably missing.
New Yorker unveils open source whistleblower system
(May 16, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Raw Story: The underlying code, given the name DeadDrop, will be open-source, and we are very glad to be the first to bring it out into the world, fully implemented.
VIDEO: ONF Chief on the Future of OpenFlow SDN
(May 16, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Enterprise Networking Planet: The OpenFlow protocol stands at the center of the Software Defined Networking (SDN) revolution and at the center of OpenFlow is the Open Networking Foundation (ONF).
Rygel 0.18.2 Fixes Numerous Bugs
(May 15, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Softpedia: Rygel 0.18.2 is the second and last maintenance release for Rygel 0.18 and it incorporates numerous fixes, all in order to make Rygel a more stable and reliable release.