Linux News for Oct 26, 2011
Consumer Electronics Linux Initiative Starts (Oct 26, 2011, 23:04)
Linux and Open Source: "A new Linux kernel tree
is being introduced to addresses electronics makers' need for
regular updates and long-term support."
SUSE Builds OpenStack Diablo Appliances (Oct 26, 2011, 22:00)
InternetNews: You can add SUSE to the long list
of vendors with an OpenStack solution.
Six Essential Drupal Modules for Business (Oct 26, 2011, 21:03)
Wazi: "The default Drupal install is rather
bare, but thousands of available add-on modules can help you turn
the vanilla Drupal installation into a data-serving
The Perfect Server - CentOS 5.7 x86_64 [ISPConfig 2] (Oct 26, 2011, 20:01)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial shows how to set up
a CentOS 5.7 server (x86_64) that offers all services needed by
ISPs and web hosters."
Google Releases Chrome 15 Stable for Linux (Oct 26, 2011, 19:02)
Softpedia: "As usual, a stable release brings
lots of improvements."
Open Source: You Know, For Kids! (Oct 26, 2011, 18:04)
NetworkWorld: "Have you ever seen a baby
discover its hands for the first time and look at them in wonder?
We forget to appreciate amazing things we see every day."
Host Your Own Video with Flowplayer (Oct 26, 2011, 17:01)
Wazi: "With Flowplayer's free version, you can
do both network hosting and self-hosting."
Linux Malware: Are We There Yet? (Oct 26, 2011, 16:03)
Datamation: "The fact of the matter is, no
operating system is truly malware proof. In truth the threat level
experienced tends to vary from platform to platform."
Google's Android beats Apple in mobile app downloads (Oct 26, 2011, 15:01)
Networking Blog: "People may love their iPads
and iPhones, but they're already buying more Android devices, and
All patents are theft (Oct 26, 2011, 14:00)
Linux User & Developer magazine:If
necessity is the mother of invention, patents are its delinquent
offspring, providing stumbling blocks to innovation and progress,
inhibiting the free exchange of ideas, and restricting our
knowledge of how things work,
Neo Launches Open Source NoSQL Graph Database (Oct 26, 2011, 13:00)
DatabaseJournal: There are a number of
different types of NoSQL databases, including a graph database
structure, which is what open source startup Neo Technology is all
KDE 4: Leader of the Semantic Pack (Oct 26, 2011, 12:00)
Linux.com: KDE4 has been flinging new
technologies at us fast and furiously, many in the category of
Penetration Testing Shows Unlikely Vulnerabilities (Oct 26, 2011, 11:00)
eSecurityPlanet: Enterprises need to dig deeper
than just automated scanning to find the really interesting and
dangerous cyber security flaws.
Microsoft Throws More Lobbyists Into the Ring to Ban Linux Phones (Oct 26, 2011, 10:00)
TechRights: This post is a follow-on which
shows the latest group of lobbyists of Microsoft doing their thing
'on behalf of small businesses'
Linux Top 5: Linux 3.1 Released (Oct 26, 2011, 08:00)
Linux Planet:Vacations, hacks and bugs aren't
enough to slow down the pace of Linux development.
Desktop dreams: Ubuntu 11.10 reviewed (Oct 26, 2011, 06:00)
Ars: In this review, we're going to revisit
Unity to see how much progress it has made over the past six
The New Linux Hardware, Software Playground (Oct 26, 2011, 02:00)
Phoronix: Here's some new features and other
upcoming work that may excite Linux enthusiasts in the Phoronix