Infrastructure Linux News for Jan 12, 2012
Internet Opens Up to All Names (Jan 12, 2012, 22:00)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: A historical day
dawns as the formal process that will expand the number of top
level domains available on the Internet begins.
Removing Unused Code in LibreOffice (Jan 12, 2012, 20:00)
Michael Meeks: One of the unfortunate things
that LibreOffice inherited, as part of the several decades worth of
unpaid technical debt, is unused code that has been left lying
This digital picture frame runs Linux better than you might think (Jan 12, 2012, 19:00)
HackaDay: Ah, the beauty of spreading the guts
of some hackable hardware across your workbench.
HDMI Dongle: Portable set-top box runs Android 4 (Jan 12, 2012, 15:01)
LinuxBSDos.com : "A TV on a stick, it is
designed to turn any TV with USB and HDMI ports into a connected TV
running Android 4."
The Raspberry Pi Computer Is Finally Being Manufactured (Jan 12, 2012, 14:02)
WebUPD8: "Raspberry Pi, the '$25 computer'
running Linux, is finally being manufactured and the first units
will be available at the end of January."
4 New Kernel Vulnerabilities Affect Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Jan 12, 2012, 13:01)
Softpedia: "Several more security
vulnerabilities were discovered in the Linux kernel packages by
various developers, this time affecting the Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy
Heron) operating system."
Webopedia Term of the Day: What is App Inventor? (Jan 12, 2012, 11:04)
Webopedia: "An open source, Web-based system
developed by Google that allowed people to create Android apps
without having to know how to code."
What to Expect From Linux This Year (Jan 12, 2012, 09:01)
CIO: "The little hobby project from Finland
turned 20, rolled over the 3.0 milestone, and dominated almost
everything from mobile devices to supercomputers."
Tweak Your Android Homescreen with Customized Launchers (Jan 12, 2012, 05:02)
Webopedia: "Free and inexpensive launchers help
you get the user experience you want on an Android mobile
Mozilla Plans for Firefox Enterprise - Will it Slow Innovation?
(Jan 12, 2012, 01:00)
InternetNews: Should we all just use Red Hat's
Firefox binaries instead?