Linux News for Jan 24, 2012
Is a $35 PC the Future of Computing? (Jan 24, 2012, 22:03)
Datamation: "There are some concerns that need
to be addressed. And one of these concerns is whether you'll be
able to readily buy one of these computers."
Linux fate lies in the hands of many (Jan 24, 2012, 20:00)
ITworld: Predict all you like; community is
still a big driver of Linux and Open Source
KDE vs. Windows 7 (Jan 24, 2012, 19:14)
Datamation: Can a free Linux desktop actually
rival Windows 7?
How to Browse From the Linux Terminal With W3M (Jan 24, 2012, 18:00)
How To Geek: W3M is a terminal web browser for
Introducing the HUD. Say hello to the future of the menu. (Jan 24, 2012, 17:00)
Mark Shuttleworth: here is some very good news:
12.04 LTS will include the first step in a major new approach to
Pwn2Own 2012 Gets Serious About Security Vulnerabilities (Jan 24, 2012, 16:00)
eSecurityPlanet: The HP-sponsored hacking
challenge revises its rules in an effort to expose even more
Virtualization With VirtualBox 4.1 On A Headless Ubuntu 11.10 Server (Jan 24, 2012, 15:02)
HowtoForge: "This guide explains how you can
run virtual machines with VirtualBox 4.1 on a headless Ubuntu 11.10
Mandriva Decision Delayed Again (Jan 24, 2012, 14:01)
OSTATIC: "The fate of Mandriva is still in flux
today as Jean-Manuel Croset posted of yet another delay in
determining the future of the once popular Linux distribution."
Decreasing America's Dependence on Google. (Jan 24, 2012, 13:02)
Dr. Aaronson's Diaspora: "What was the final
straw that broke the camel's back and made me realize that we must
decrease our reliance and dependence on Google?"
Three New Kernel Vulnerabilities Affect Ubuntu 10.10 (Jan 24, 2012, 12:13)
Softpedia: "Canonical announced that a new
Linux kernel update for its Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)
operating system is now available."