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- Network equipment provider deploys MontaVista Linux
- Awful Nautilus / Brasero bug in Jaunty RC1
- Stephen Hawking rushed to hospital
- For those that want bleeding edge without blood
- Here comes Ubuntu 9.04
- Microsoft could be a winner in Sun-Oracle deal
- IBM Isn't Too Worried About Oracle
- Big iron: The ultimate cloud platform?
- Amazon MP3 on Ubuntu
- Thoughts about Linux marketing #1 : Linux and Netbooks
- Fitting the kitchen sink onto a CD
- Ubuntu New Wave skin for Opera
- RedHat / CentOS Install and Configure Cacti Network Graphing Tool
- Linux Migration for the Home PC User, Part 5
- Stream YouTube videos directly to your media player
- Creating A Custom Slide Show Screensaver
- Why does Firefox start in offline mode?
- Removing Internet Junks using privoxy
- Send email with attachment from linux command line using UUENCODE
- Install OpenVZ on CentOS to create a virtual container
- PyMOTW: multiprocessing, part 1
- Play Guild Wars on Ubuntu 9.04
I suppose , in answer to the question "When will Linux be ready for the user desktop?"
It was ready almost two years ago in this house. Children use it daily, as well as computer phobic wives and memory challenged mad computer geniuses. (The 'genius' part is up for speculation.)
tirania.org: Since I have been thinking about building a Silverlight-based version of the Midnight Commander (OH NOES!) I figured I should share some thoughts that I had on this matter.
theage.com.au: If you're tired of paying for product licences and services, Cynthia Karena reveals there is another way.
channelinsider.com: Xandros Launches Presto, a $19 Linux Distribution that should have been just what the Netbook market needed to stave off Windows 7 Starter Edition.
blog.rightscale.com: Need a cloud in a box? Want a cloud in a box? Well, then, start requisitioning a couple of machines now so you’re ready on Thursday to load up Ubuntu 9.04, install Eucalyptus, and follow the prompt to register your cloud with RightScale. And best of all, it’s all free.
linux-netbook.com: OCZ Technologies claims to offer the first Do It Yourself netbook. The netbook is not bundled with an operating system but specified as compatible with gOS/Ubuntu Linux.
itpro.co.uk: Has Linux just lost the best chance it had to break into the mainstream desktop operating system market?
worldlabel.com: The economic situation is eating into your profits, and the Microsoft Office licenses look more expensive than before. You don’t have to buy Microsoft Office thanks to OpenOffice.org: the best kept secret in office suites.
linux-mag.com: One of Firefox’s greatest strengths is that it can be extended to provide additional functionality to the end user. We look at that top 10 Firefox add-ons that can improve your productivity on Linux.
news.cnet.com: It used to be so easy to be a proprietary-software vendor. That is, until the open-source neighbors moved in.
blogs.techrepublic.com: Back when I was studying CIS in the ’90s I took a class called “Operating Sytems”. In that class an operating system was defined as a mediator between user and hardware. We never discussed the concept of Windows, UNIX, Linux, Mac, etc.
- Canonical Announces Availability of Ubuntu 9.04 Desktop Edition
- Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope slices boot time in half
- Ubuntu Server Edition 9.04: Progress with HP
- New Ubuntu 9.04 installed - not many dead
- Ubuntu: Dell and Zealots
- Ubuntu 9.04 Arrives, But Where Are the Channel Partners?
- Upgrading from Intrepid to Jaunty
- First look: Ubuntu 9.04 RC
- Oracle buys MySQL shocker (and they get the rest of Sun too)
- The five biggest changes out of Sun/Oracle
- OpenSolaris, Linux Could Merge Under Oracle
- Oracle-Sun: an enterprise catastrophe
- Oracle's Sun Purchase Raises New Questions
- What the Oracle Acquisition of Sun Means for Linux
- Shuttleworth: Oracle now largest open source player
- What does Oracle mean for Sun's open source efforts?
- What Sun can do now - and why you should help.
- Oracle Buys Sun. Linux Gets a Boost.
- What Might Oracle Do With OpenOffice?
- Shuttleworth: Oracle's Sun buy validates open source
- Oracle buys Sun, but does it buy open source?
- Oracle buys Sun: understanding the impact on open source
- MySQL conference kicks off; too early for Oracle buzz
infoworld.com: Is Microsoft a friend or foe of open source? Going by the company's actions, Microsoft can't seem to decide whether to make love or war. But if it's war, Microsoft appears to lack the legal weaponry to defeat or even disturb its adversaries.
computerworlduk.com: Home education is all the rage and for good reasons. How can Open Source Software help?