- Latest Headlines
- Recent comments
- All-Time Popular Stories
- Hot Topics
- Latest Members
|Story||Laid off from job, man builds tweeting toilet||Roy Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 11:15am|
|Story||The Importance of Openness to the Internet of Things||Roy Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 11:06am|
|Story||GNOME vs KDE, Linux Myths, and the Linux Toilet||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 9:12am|
|Story||Is Mir and convergent desktop hampering the development of Ubuntu?||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 8:47am|
|Story||What's New in Kernel Development||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 8:38am|
|Story||Elementary OS Freya Beta 1 Available For Developers And Testers||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 4:33am|
|Story||Ubuntu Touch RTM Is Getting Closer||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 4:24am|
|Story||Canonical Joins Internet Slowdown Day Protest||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 4:23am|
|Story||Freexian’s first report about Debian Long Term Support||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 1:45am|
|Story||The FSF and Debian team up to help users in getting ‘free’* hardware||Rianne Schestowitz||11/09/2014 - 1:37am|
- Cisco AXP Contest Field Narrowed to Top 10
- 25 Sites Related to Debian You Can’t Miss
- Some Linux Critiques By Way Of A Solaris Dissenter
- Even Linux can become a victim of Windows viruses...
- Some notes on OpenSolaris 2009.6
- GRUB2 To Be Used By Default In Ubuntu 9.10
- Firefox 3.5 Preview now available for beta users
- XtraDB: InnoDB on Steroids
- openSUSE 11.2 Preview
- Explaining Ubuntu's 10 Second Boot Time
- Companies Still Worried About Open-source Security
- Front End Drupal: Designing, Theming, Scripting (Book Review)
- Aaron Seigo: build brand together, adendums
- Baseball and Linux?
- Red Hat on Verizon's cloud
- Invisible Linux
- Free and fair — and open source
- loook: A light-weight text search tool for OpenOffice documents
- Alien-GUI: grafically convert deb and tar packages to RPM
- Interview with Jamie Cameronof Webmin
- Group targets open source cloud computing
- RIM may go open source
- Routine check of drives
- Create drag-and-drop DVD .iso image burning in Ubuntu
- Mounting SD memory card on boot
- Ubuntu 9.04 SSD Tips
- Creating Queries in OpenOffice.org Base
- Disabling the Root Account on Your SSH Server
- OpenOffice.org 3.1 anti-aliasing
- Keeping File Ownership (UIDs) Consistent when Using EBS on EC2
- Git Development Cycle
- Use antiword to extract text from .doc files
- Set up a Reverse SSH Tunnel
celettu.wordpress: After writing four posts about this, it’s time to wrap it up. Over the last few weeks I installed and tested enough software to last a lifetime and I feel confident to draw a couple of conclusions.
- Firefox 3.5 delayed to 10 June
- More On 7 Years of Mozilla Releases
- Toronto students behind Firefox browser's amazing overhaul
- Mozilla to Let Enterprises Build Custom Firefox Browsers
- Netbook has 500GB drive, "eight hour" battery
- Google Android - Better For Netbooks Than Windows 7
- Linux and Windows battle for netbooks
- The incredible, expandable Linux netbook
- How the $0 Netbook Might Just Help Save the Media Industry
- Is Android The Perfect Mobile Software Platform?
Some of the more nefarious Steganography tactics include hiding information for illegal reasons. Learn whats at stake and how to detect and thwart Steganography techniques and blunt its effectiveness.
liveblue.wordpress: So, Aparrently windows rc is going to be the best windows since …. , well, the best windows version ever. The hype as on. Then I got an idea… What if I could install windows side by side with my linux.
blogs.computerworld: As I write this, the new Mac news is coming out and Microsoft just decided to back down from limiting Windows 7 Starter Edition to no more than three applications. So, why do I think you may want to buy a Linux desktop instead? Easy: Price.
daniweb.com/blogs: Have you bought a Kindle or Kindle 2 yet? Don't--at least not until you check out the COOL-ER ebook reader.
news.bbc.co.uk: In June 1999 a US teenager wrote a computer program that turned the music industry on its head, and created shockwaves that are still being felt by the global entertainment business a decade later.
blogs.techrepublic.com: KDE 4 brought some big changes to the desktop, including timesaving widgets that do everything from popping you into Twitter to keeping tabs on your servers to providing on-the-fly spell-checking. Jack Wallen runs through 10 of these handy little labor-saving apps.
maketecheasier.com: For many years, editing digital video in Linux was not an easy task. Linux users have long sought a nonlinear video editing solution that was both powerful and easy to use. Kdenlive is the first video editor for KDE to combine both of these critical aspects into one package.
geeks.com: There's a lot of software for Ubuntu. A lot of it's good, some of it's OK, and there are a few duds. But the five applications that this TechTip covers are great additions to anyone's installation of Ubuntu.
connectedinternet.co.uk: It’s fun to look back in retrospect and remember the genesis of technologies that truly have become inseparable from our everyday lives. It’s even more fun to look back on the belly flops.
dedoimedo.com: Going through the almost endless repository of Puplets, I came across a little doggie called Macpup Foxy. It intrigued me, so I downloaded it and tried it - and very much liked it. So today, we're going to have a short review; nothing major. Call this a Puppy sequel, if you will.
phoronix.com: Kernel mode-setting for Intel graphics hardware can already be found in the mainline Linux kernel and will be included by default in the release of Ubuntu 9.10 later this year.
jaboutboul.blogspot: Fedora 11, when released tomorrow, will be the first distribution to boast the inclusion of ext4, the latest incarnation in the extended file system family, as default. Join me for an interview with Eric Sandeen, renown file system hacker.
linuxdevices.com: As promised, Palm's Linux-based smartphone went on sale Saturday, available exclusively for Sprint networks, says eWEEK. Early reviews have been favorable, although analysts worry about the lack of software and the ability of Sprint to effectively market the Palm Pre.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: First look at Absolute Linux 12.2.5
- News: Fedora prepares to launch "Leonidas", openSUSE opens up development, Mandriva gathers ideas for 2010, CentOS publishes community magazine, Sun offers hints about Solaris 11, SliTaz 3.0 roadmap
- Released last week: OpenSolaris 2009.06, Tiny Core Linux 2.0
- Upcoming releases: Fedora 11, Ubuntu 9.10 Alpha 2
- New additions: Hymera Open, Qimo 4 Kids
- New distributions: Digital Forensic Live CD, InfraLinux, StormOS
- Reader comments
Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
Matt Asay: I spent the weekend using Ubuntu 9.04 almost exclusively. Blame it on Apple. In 2002 I switched to the Mac and have never looked back. Which, I think, is why it has been so easy to pick up Ubuntu, Moblin, and other variants of Linux.