Linux News for May 24, 2011
OpenIndiana: There is still hope (May 24, 2011, 23:01)
DistroWatch: "OpenIndiana is what OpenSolaris
was supposed to be. "
Top 5 Social Media Applications for Linux (May 24, 2011, 22:08)
TechSource: "We've covered a lot of
applications for Linux, but we haven't really touched upon the
social media applications out there for this platform."
What Not To Expect From The Linux 2.6.40 Kernel (May 24, 2011, 21:06)
Phoronix: It won't fly and it won't make you
How to Install Firefox 5 Beta in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal(PPA) (May 24, 2011, 20:01)
TechDriveIn: No Firefox 5 is not in the main
55 Open Source Replacements for Information/Project Management Tools (May 24, 2011, 19:09)
Datamation: Forget about Microsoft Project
clones, there's a lot more to open source Project management.
IBM Taps Hadoop for Social Media Analytics, Funds 'Big Data' Research (May 24, 2011, 18:06)
enterpriseappstoday: IBM announces new software
capabilities to analyze massive volumes of streaming data and
commits $100 million to massive scale analytics research.
Linux Foundation chief dubs MeeGo 'unstoppable force' (May 24, 2011, 17:03)
The Register: Apparently Nokia ditching MeeGo
for Windows isn't a factor.
Fedora 15 Lovelock Linux Debuts GNOME 3 (May 24, 2011, 16:00)
Datamation: "GNOME 3 desktop lands in Red Hat's
community Linux distribution."
Has Canonical Convinced Linux Users to Pay for Applications? (May 24, 2011, 15:03)
VAR Guy: Canonical has been hatching a plan to
make free-loving Linux users into paying customers.
Mint 11: The "Un-Unity" Ubuntu desktop Linux (May 24, 2011, 14:00)
ZDnet: Minty fresh
Where the real Android GPL violations are (May 24, 2011, 13:00)
ITWorld: GPL violations in Android? Say it
Unity Coming to openSUSE After All (May 24, 2011, 12:03)
OStatic: What? Unity isn't just for Ubuntu?
Should Your Business Remaster Its Own Linux Distro? (May 24, 2011, 11:02)
Datamation: Companies can re-brand existing
Linux distributions with their own corporate identity to enjoy
marketing and functional advantages.
Webopedia Fun Term of the Day: What is Spawn? (May 24, 2011, 10:08)
Webopedia: "In video and computer games spawn
is the reforming or appearance of a player somewhere in the game
Linux 2.8 ? (May 24, 2011, 09:00)
Linus Torvalds: Kernel numbers are getting too
big, it's time for a change
Using Firewall Builder Objects for Linux Firewalls (May 24, 2011, 07:07)
Linux.com:Firewall Builder is one of the most
powerful and user-friendly firewall creation utilities available
18 of the Best Free Up-and-Coming Linux Games (Part 3 of 3) (May 24, 2011, 05:02)
LinuxLinks: "This article is the final
instalment in a three part series, identifying up-and-coming free
games that are worth giving a whirl. Hopefully there will be
something in this article which will be of interest to any type of