It's been a long time since the Antergos release, but the developers of this interesting distribution have returned with a new version. They are using the latest GNOME 3.12 packages, but they are also working to change the default GNOME look that can be found in the stock release.
Ubuntu Phones Can Be Easily Transformed into Mini PCs, with a Keyboard and Mouse
We've seen a lot of people lately bragging with their Ubuntu Phone's convergence features and how easily is to transform the smartphone into a full-fledged desktop operating system.
Upgrading Bios Firmware from Linux Systems Pioneered by Dell
The ability to upgrade the firmware on a system from a Linux OS is something that Dell and Red Hat are going to implement, and the first steps have been taken already.
Linux or GNU/Linux – Here is What Every User Should Know.
The parties who work for the project deserves credit though the task is important thing than who did it. But people fear naming it just Linux won’t give a community spirit to the distributions rather it would make it just a business perspective. The project to develop complete free version of OS was started by GNU project years before the the work of Linux initiated. The core component of the system is GNU and Free Software Foundation(FSF)’s founder Richard Stallman called it as GNU/Linux whereas the name came into rise after Yggdrasil Linux distribution adopted the complete name.
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The Money In Open-Source Software
It’s no secret that open-source technology — once the province of radicals, hippies and granola eaters — has gone mainstream. According to industry estimates, more than 180 young companies that give away their software raised roughly $3.2 billion in financing from 2011 to 2014.
Even major enterprise-IT vendors are relying on open-source for critical business functions today. It’s a big turnaround from the days when former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer famously called the open-source Linux operating system “a cancer” (and obviously a threat to Windows).
New Ubuntu Phone Patch Is Coming Soon to Fix the Infamous Mir Bug, Says Canonical
Just a few moments ago, Łukasz Zemczak of Canonical sent in his daily report email to inform us about the latest work done by the Ubuntu Touch developers in preparation for the upcoming OTA releases.
Docker's recent acquisition of Unikernel Systems has sent pulses racing in the microservice world. At the same time, many people have no clue what to make of it, so here's a quick explanation of why this move is a good thing.
Although you may not be involved in building or maintaining microservice-based software, you certainly use it. Many popular Web sites and services are powered by microservices, such as Netflix, eBay and PayPal. Microservice architectures lend themselves to cloud computing and "scale on demand", so you're sure to see more of it in the future.
The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative Working with White House on Cybersecurity National Action Plan
The White House today announced its Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP), which includes a series of steps and programs to enhance cybersecurity capabilities within the Federal Government and across the country. In the proposal, the White House announced collaboration with The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative(CII) to better secure Internet "utilities" such as open-source software, protocols and standards.