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Mark Shuttleworth considering Canonical IPO
(May 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical and Ubuntu Linux, revealed that he's considering taking the company public.
Ubuntu's Shuttleworth's call to arms in open source stirs up controversy
(May 22, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Network World: Some seemingly harmless comments on the state of the open source community were met with debate.
CIOs should make sure their teams are as strong as their networks
(May 22, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Enterprisersproject: Technology and enterprise IT are going through dramatic and rapid changes.
Ubuntu & the Windows Subscription Gambit
(May 21, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: If you believe what you read, which isn't always a good idea, Nadella & Company is good with the fact that Windows' market share is shrinking and the company is more than willing to share market space with others, like OS X, Chrome OS, and presumably Linux.
OpenStack Foundation Not Worried about the Death Star [VIDEO]
(May 21, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: This week vendors and operators of the open-source OpenStack cloud platform gathered and at OpenStackthe OpenStack Summit here to discuss the present and the future of the cloud.
Entrepreneurs Share How to Build an OpenStack-Powered Business
(May 21, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: A panel of top OpenStack entrepreneurs explains what it takes to build a successful cloud startup with free software.
How to convert users to Linux
(May 20, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: Slowly, gently, one great open source application at a time.
OpenStack Foundation Plots a Diverse Course Forward
(May 20, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
VIDEO: Alan Clark, chairman of the board at the OpenStack Foundation, discusses new efforts under way to improve diversity and grow the open-source cloud platform.
Why tools like Docker, Vagrant, and Ansible are hotter than ever
(May 14, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
It's highly unlikely that anyone ever stood in front of a whiteboard and wrote WE NEED SIX DATABASES!!!
Communication is the key to herding cats
(May 14, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: It takes developers, sales, marketing, and product people to take this open source thing and turn it in to something that's useful and used by people.
Free Software and Free Culture: Open Source's Influence on Society
(May 14, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: What is the relationship between free and open source software on the one hand, and "free culture," "open source culture" or "open society" on the other?
RTFM? How to write a manual worth reading
(May 14, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Have you noticed that the more frequently a particular open source community tells you to RTFM, the worse the FM is likely to be? I
Linux Foundation Updates SPDX Compliance Effort
(May 13, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The Software Package Data Exchange specification gets updated to help track and share license information in the Internet of things era.
3 big lessons I learned from running an open source company
(May 13, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: It all sounds so straightforward: Put your code up on GitHub or start/join a project at the Apache Software Foundation (ASF), build a community of like-minded individuals, start a company, take in some funding, and then IPO
Why Can't Ubuntu Play Well With Others?
(May 13, 2015, 11:00) (6 talkbacks)
Datamation: Ubuntu's record may be catching up with it.
Open source has to be more than Linux
(May 12, 2015, 23:00) (3 talkbacks)
opensource.com: It can be tempting to be lulled into the view that openness on top of Mac or Windows isn't really openness.
Six Ways Open Source Benefits Your Business
(May 12, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITBE: Open source software projects ensure transparency, enabling community collaboration to improve overall quality.
What if Windows went open source tomorrow?
(May 12, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)
NetworkWorld: Thinking out loud about Microsoft making Windows an open source project is a great way to get your friends and colleagues wondering seriously about your mental health.
SPDX v2 simplifies open source license dependency tracking
(May 12, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: The Linux Foundation has updated its SPDX standard to v2.0, enhancing the ability to track complex open source license dependencies, in order to ensure compliance.
Symple PC's Gift to Reglue
(May 11, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: He was as perturbed as I over the insistence from our ex-benefactor that kids need to learn about computers in a Windows' environment.
4 Ways to Install Ubuntu Linux on a Windows Computer
(May 11, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeUseOf: You want to install Ubuntu on your Windows computer, don’t you? The thing is, you’re not 100% certain, yet. What if it goes wrong?
How to monitor user login history on CentOS with utmpdump
(May 11, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITsprite: Keeping, maintaining and analyzing logs (i.e., accounts of events that have happened during a certain period of time or are currently happening) are among the most basic and essential tasks of a Linux system administrator.
Microsoft points PowerShell at Penguinistas
(May 11, 2015, 04:00) (4 talkbacks)
el Reg: Desired State Configuration tool spans Windows and Linux
Windows 10 or Ubuntu: Which will be the one OS to rule them all?
(May 10, 2015, 22:00) (1 talkbacks)
TechRepublic: As the proprietary and open-source systems battle for mobile and PC users, what are the prospects for these two champions of converged computing?
Managing an open source project comes down to 3 things
(May 09, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: If GitHub's user base is any indication, the open source community is more than 8.5 million.
Big data challenges? Look at your people, not your technology
(May 08, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Enterprisersproject: As anyone pursuing a big data initiative knows, every big data strategy really has two components: the technology and the people.
The rise and rise of open source
(May 08, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: The annual Future of Open Source survey confirms what we all suspected: Open source has won
How OpenStack gets translated
(May 07, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: In order for an open source project to have a truly global reach, it must reach its users in their native tongue.
Red Hat Breaking Records and Fighting Fragmentation
(May 07, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
ostatic: Red Hat has been grabbing headlines the last couple of days.
Coders With Bad Attitudes
(May 07, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: Folks, I'm not talking about a stern communication.
Getting Started in Open Source Software
(May 06, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: If you’re feeling a bit intimated about the wide world of open source software, it’s totally understandable.
Open Source History: Why Did Linux Succeed?
(May 05, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: Why did Linux, the Unix-like operating system kernel started by Linus Torvalds in 1991 that became central to the open source world, succeed where so many similar projects, including GNU HURD and the BSDs, fail?
Linux is an operating system for all ages
(May 04, 2015, 19:00) (2 talkbacks)
ZDnet: Linux is for everyone from 13 to 84.
Accessibility in Linux is good (but could be much better)
(May 04, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: Gnu/Linux distributions provide great advantages over proprietary alternatives for people with disabilities
Final Numbers on LinuxFest Northwest, Riding Hurd on Debian & More...
(May 04, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: If there were an award for best sticker/graphic at LFNW, it would have to go to the Free Software Foundation,
Will There Ever Be Another Red Hat?
(May 02, 2015, 14:00) (2 talkbacks)
Forbes: Will there ever be another Red Hat? It depends on what you are asking.
Microsoft & Education: The Song Remains the Same
(May 01, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
FOSSforce: "The owners want me to ask you if you are anywhere near transitioning your computer donations to the Microsoft Surface Pro or Windows.
New Debian leader wants to improve communications
(Apr 30, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITwire: The last two people to lead the Debian GNU/Linux project have had a pleasant task first up - presiding over a new release. B
Microsoft's Continuum Looks Suspciously like Canonical's Ubuntu for Android
(Apr 30, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Remember a couple years back when Canonical was showing us how you could transform your phone into a full-fledged Ubuntu PC? T