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Open Source Software: Sailing Into Friendlier Seas
(Aug 28, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxInsider: It used to be that companies would allow employees to work on open source projects only grudgingly.
Google Adds 152 Patents To Its Non-Assertion Pledge
(Aug 27, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechCrunch: Back in 2013, Google announced its plans to not sue anybody who had implemented open-source versions of its MapReduce algorithm.
GitHub.io killed the distro star: Why are people so bored with the top Linux makers?
(Aug 26, 2014, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)
The Register: Matthew Miller is a little concerned. As the new project leader for the Fedora Linux distribution, he thinks Fedora 20 is great and Fedora 21, when it ships, will be the best release ever.
Mozilla is launching its first Firefox OS smartphone in India this week
(Aug 25, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
the next web: Slowly but surely, Mozilla is pushing its Firefox OS mobile operating system into new markets.
jBilling tutorial – an open source billing platform
(Aug 25, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux User & Developer: Discover jBilling and make managing invoices, payments and billing simple and stress-free
Why the Future of Education Is Open #linuxcon
(Aug 22, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The CEO of edX explains to LinuxCon attendees how his platform is using open source and big data analytics to change the world of education.
Edubuntu Vs UberStudent: Return To College With The Best Linux Distro
(Aug 21, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeUseOf: School is almost back in session! For Linux users, there are two top-notch distributions out there specifically aimed towards education: Edubuntu and UberStudent.
Windows users are open-source people too
(Aug 21, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: While it's easy to fall into a Microsoft vs. open-source world view, the reality is that most open-source projects should be doing more to support the Windows users among us.
Linux Foundation Debuts Linux Certification Effort #linuxcon
(Aug 20, 2014, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
The new certifications mark the first time the Linux Foundation has offered formal certification after years of success with training programs.
The Justice League of Linux: If Distros Were Superheroes Ubuntu Would Be Superman
(Aug 19, 2014, 04:00) (5 talkbacks)
OMGUbuntu: If Ubuntu-based Linux distributions were comic book superheroes, who would be what and why? That’s the question I’ve been mulling over for the last half hour.
How to Setup Monitorix – Network and System Monitoring Tool for Linux
(Aug 18, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eHowStuff: Monitorix is an open source and lightweight system monitoring tool designed to monitor network and system resources in linux/UNIX operating system.
Monitoring Android Traffic with Wireshark
(Aug 16, 2014, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: The ubiquity and convenience of smartphones has been a real boon for getting information on the go.
Installing Ubuntu on an old netbook with hair tearing and profanity
(Aug 15, 2014, 15:00) (5 talkbacks)
NetworkWorld: Installing Ubuntu from a USB drive on an older machine is easy if you have one key bit of information ...
Will Linux ever be able to give consumers what they want?
(Aug 15, 2014, 14:00) (5 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: Jack Wallen offers up the novel idea that giving the consumers what they want might well be the key to boundless success.
The Complete Beginner's Guide to Linux
(Aug 15, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: For those in the know, you understand that Linux is actually everywhere.
Gaining network insights with tcpdump
(Aug 14, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: In some ways, the tcpdump command may seem like a pretty basic tool for grabbing packets (more accurately "frames") off the network and allowing you to examine them.
Professors embed students directly into open source communities
(Aug 14, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Ellis and Hislop explained to their colleagues the wonderful benefits of linking students with open source projects.
IndieBox: for Gamers Who Miss Boxes!
(Aug 14, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: There are lots of cool ideas on the Internet that never really make it out of the "startup" phase.
SUSE releases Icehouse OpenStack cloud
(Aug 13, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: SUSE shows that it's also a player in the OpenStack cloud races with its latest IaaS cloud, SUSE Cloud 4.
Want a fulfilling IT career? Learn Linux
(Aug 13, 2014, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: How can understanding Linux enhance a career? This question is interesting because there are two drastically different answers.
Rackspace Grows Managed Cloud Business
(Aug 12, 2014, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: Though its own future is uncertain, Rackspace execs see continues opportunity even as Amazon and Google lower pricing.
Linux Top 3: Knoppix 7.4, Android x86 4.4 and the Debian Desktop Debate
(Aug 11, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxPlanet: Google Android handset owners have had access to the new KitKat release, aka Android 4.4, for the better part of 2014.
Geek of the Week: Jean Paoli, president of Microsoft Open Technologies
(Aug 11, 2014, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)
Geekwire: There was a time when Microsoft and “open technologies” were diametrically opposed
Docker Sells Its dotCloud Legacy to PaaS Vendor
(Aug 04, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: Docker sells its platform-as-a-service business to cloudControl to ensure that "dotCloud PaaS customers have a good home with an experienced PaaS provider."
Reglue: Opening Up the World to Deserving Kids, One Linux Computer at a Time
(Aug 04, 2014, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: They say you never forget your first computer.
When Metrics Go Wrong
(Jul 31, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSourceCommunity: Good metrics should lead to action, but sometimes, if you're not careful, you can end up with results you didn't intend.
Lawsuit threatens to break new ground on the GPL and software licensing issues
(Jul 31, 2014, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
opensource.com: When Versata Software sued Ameriprise Financial Services for breaching its software license, it unwittingly unearthed a GPL violation of its own