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|Story||Some (sad) numbers on how Linux desktop adoption is going||srlinuxx||1||08/03/2013 - 8:26pm|
|Story||Porteus 2.0 Review – Portable Computing for the indecisive||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 8:12pm|
|Story||This Cheat Sheet Makes Learning Your Way Around Linux Easy||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 5:30pm|
|Story||Kubuntu 13.04 Alpha 2 Review: Very promising||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 5:28pm|
|Story||The Ubuntu guide for displaced Windows users||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 5:25pm|
|Story||The secret origins of Google's Chrome OS||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 4:00am|
|Story||Taking GNOME 3 to the next level (again)||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 3:58am|
|Story||Linux Lately: openSUSE 12.3, New Distro, OpenMandriva||srlinuxx||08/03/2013 - 3:53am|
|Story||Ubuntu 13.04 Still On Course for April||srlinuxx||07/03/2013 - 11:15pm|
|Story||some leftovers:||srlinuxx||07/03/2013 - 8:05pm|
pterandon.blogspot: Nineteen different live CD Linux distros were tested on a laptop. Knoppix 5.3.1, SLAMPP, and Wolvix make the cut in my first round of evaluation of the best live Linux CD for 3D graphics work. Artistix and Sabayon showed some problems but get an honorable mention for the sheer quantities of graphics software available.
kerneltrap.org: Tony Luck offered some statistics focused on the frequency of developers that only contribute to the Linux kernel one time, "I skimmed through looking for drive-by contributors (defined as someone who contributes to just one release and is then never heard from again)."
itwire.com: Have you ever been in a situation where you realised the frailty of your own existence? It happened to me. I sat thinking this is the end of the line but how little did I realise that I had a saviour alongside me in the form of the free open source operating system called Linux.
Matt Asay: Many of us have been saying for a long time that Microsoft's Windows product would be better if the company open sourced it. But today marks the first day that the Wall Street Journal has chimed in to second the motion.
techiemoe.com: I've actually ranted on Pardus before, but for some reason during an update I lost the actual rant. I don't remember if I ranted on this particular release or not, but here I go again either way.
ubuntudaily.com: About a year ago, Google released their desktop search called Google desktop for Linux. Today Google released an open source version of the Gadgets runtime for Linux!
suseblog.com: Thoroughly thrilled at the thought of Munich’s progress switching to Linux, I have actually been tracking and logging such migrations for a long time. As a matter of fact, on my OpenSUSE Linux blog, I offer a course wherein I explore all of the migrations of which I am aware. I wanted to share that list with ya’ll.
press release: Red Hat, Inc today announced that Channel Insider has named Red Hat Enterprise Linux the top server operating system in its 2008 Product of the Year awards. Winners exemplify attributes of high importance to the channel including value, support and profit potential.
maximumpc.com: As reported by MacObserver and ZDNet's Andrian Kingsley-Hughes, Mozilla is rolling out Firefox 3's Release Candidate 2. Although the Firefox RC page doesn't yet provide shortcuts to RC2, it's easy to edit the shortcuts provided on the RC1 page to get your hands on RC2 right now:
Also: Firefox 3.0 a memory hog?
- Howto: Install NVIDIA Manually In Ubuntu And Debian
- Transform images into videos with images2mpg
- HowTo Remove the locked screen login after resume
- Customizing Ubuntu
- Speeding up Portage and Kernel Compiling
- Claws mail -> move mail (inbox and other folders) to card
- An introduction to CGI scripting with Python
- Python: Generating graphs with matplotlib
- Burn CDs in the Commandline with Bashburn
- European Commission to increase its use of Open Source
- Dutch Parliament to use Open Source Software
- Risky Business: Predicting that open source vendors will ultimately win
- The new case for open source data protection
- Network Security Concerns? Consider Open Source
- Beginning a FOSS Based Business and a Simple Broth
PCLinuxOS Magazine, June 2008 (Issue 22) is available to download. Some highlights include: What is root?, Configuring a 5 Button Mouse, and Burn an ISO Disk.
themarktrix.blogspot: In one of the previous posts, I mentioned that I'm using gOS Space 2.9 now in place of my PCLinuxOS 2007. After close to 3 weeks with gOS, I thought that I ought to write a simple review of the OS installed on my laptop.
informationweek.com/blog: An article at Law.com named "Open Source Software Shows Its Muscle" has been drawing a lot of fire from other commentators on the open source beat. Allow me to add my own heat to that fire.
techiemoe.com: Ultimate Edition (formerly known as Ubuntu Ultimate Edition) was apparently started as a re-packaging of Ubuntu for Christmas, odd as that may sound. Since then it's become an odd sort of amalgamation of programs based on the latest Ubuntu and the software preferences of the maintainers.
junauza.com: A website's popularity is often measured by its web traffic or the amount of data sent and received by its visitors. Alexa and Compete are two of the most widely accepted services in measuring a website's traffic data. What if we will use these two web traffic analysis services to measure a Linux distribution’s popularity?
raiden.net: For many years people have been looking for a simple and efficient way to take the internet with them. First there was laptops, but those were too big. Then came phones and PDA's, but those were too small. But now that is all history thanks to Nokia's new N810 Internet Tablet!
The KDE Community today announced the immediate availability of KDE 4.0.5, the fifth bugfix and maintenance release for the latest generation of the most advanced and powerful free desktop.
blogs.ittoolbox: There are no two people in the world that are exactly the same. Even identical twins from the same egg are different. Being individuals we like to customize everything. From our cars to our workplaces or anything we own, we like to "make our mark" on them to say it is ours and it expresses our individuality.
opensuse.org: Issue #25 of openSUSE Weekly News is now out. In this week’s issue: People of openSUSE: Matthias Fehring, Interview: KDevelop and the openSUSE Build Service, and blogs.zdnet.com: “OpenSUSE 11 RC1: The Mercedes-Benz to Ubuntu’s Volkswagen.”