Linux News for Dec 17, 2012
THQ May Bring Their Games to Linux (Dec 17, 2012, 23:00)
Softpedia: THQ, through Jason Rubin, announced a few hours ago (December 16), via Twitter, that they received the message from the Linux community during the Humble THQ Bundle.
Burnin for You... A Developer's Nightmare (Dec 17, 2012, 19:00)
Blog of Helios: The Linuxsphere is a wonderful and odd place. It's a realm where completely unique things can be created and shared for nothing but the author's time.
2012 Linux Retrospectives Highlight a Remarkable Year (Dec 17, 2012, 15:00)
OSTATIC: Of emerging distros, open source channel successes, Red Hat's stellar revenues and much more.
Using ATA Over Ethernet (AoE) On Ubuntu 12.10 (Initiator And Target) (Dec 17, 2012, 14:00)
HowtoForge: This guide explains how you can set up an AoE target and an AoE initiator (client), both running Ubuntu 12.10.
Stallman and Ubuntu: Sticks and Stones and a Blogosphere Brawl (Dec 17, 2012, 13:00)
Linux Insider: If you've spent five minutes in the Linux community you're no doubt already aware that debate is never in short supply.
Top 7 Android Apps With 100 Million Installs (Dec 17, 2012, 12:00)
IBTimes: All these apps from Google Play have been downloaded by millions of users and possibly re-downloaded again for whatever reason.
Japanese toilet answers nature's call via Android (Dec 17, 2012, 11:00)
The Verge: Japanese bathrooms are about to become a little more interactive, thanks to a new smartphone-controlled toilet known as the Satis.
Dell commits to open-source software for its future clouds (Dec 17, 2012, 10:00)
ZDNet: Dell will use the OpenStack cloud management and automation software for its public and private cloud products, the company has announced, in a sign of increasing support for the open-source project.
Open Source Software: Compliance Basics And Best Practices (Dec 17, 2012, 09:00)
TechCrunch: To reduce risk, companies large and small need to have a basic understanding of open source license conditions and have in place an actionable list of best practices that includes seeking legal guidance when necessary.
Linux Google Drive Client Insync Gets Xfce And Mate Desktop Integration (Dec 17, 2012, 05:00)
WebUp8: Insync, an unofficial Google Drive Linux client that's available for a wide range of desktop environments has been updated today, getting support for MATE Desktop (Caja) and Xfce (Thunar).
Embedded Linux Distros Follow Yocto Project Lead (Dec 17, 2012, 04:00)
Linux.com: One of the classic dilemmas in embedded Linux development has been whether to do it yourself (DIY), rolling your own distribution, or invest in a soup-to-nuts solution