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|Story||NixOS 14.04 Released||Rianne Schestowitz||01/05/2014 - 7:38am|
|Story||You can now stream AAA games through your Ouya||Rianne Schestowitz||01/05/2014 - 7:31am|
|Story||Ubuntu Planned, Reviewed, Hacked, and Giving Up||Rianne Schestowitz||01/05/2014 - 7:19am|
|Story||GNOME and the GIGO Principle||Rianne Schestowitz||01/05/2014 - 7:10am|
|Story||Did the GNOME 3 developers violate design principles?||Rianne Schestowitz||01/05/2014 - 12:05am|
|Story||RawTherapee 22.214.171.124 Review – A Powerful Open Source Alternative to Adobe's Lightroom||Rianne Schestowitz||30/04/2014 - 11:54pm|
|Story||today's leftovers||Roy Schestowitz||30/04/2014 - 11:52pm|
|Story||AMD Publishes Open-Source Graphics Code For Mullins & Beema||Rianne Schestowitz||30/04/2014 - 11:48pm|
|Story||SystemTap 2.5 release||Rianne Schestowitz||30/04/2014 - 11:40pm|
|Story||Flush 0.9.12 Review – A Lightweight BitTorrent Client||Rianne Schestowitz||30/04/2014 - 11:32pm|
bmighty.com: Will demand for quick-booting PCs give Linux a leg up on Windows? That's how some folks see it, but I'm not one of them.
phoronix.com: Earlier this week we published benchmarks of all Ubuntu releases from 7.04 to the release candidate and had found the performance degraded with time, at least with the test system we used. As part of our testing to explore this issue, we had repeated many of the same tests on Fedora with all of their releases going back to Fedora 7. Has Fedora's desktop performance degraded too?
linuxpoison.blogspot: LXDE is the abbreviation for Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment. LX also stands for LinuX. You will find it different from other desktop environments, due to its discrete components, which can be used independently and with few dependencies.
ericsbinaryworld.com/blog: ince both Gentoo and Sabayon were included on this Linux Format DVD, I decided I would first try and install Gentoo and then Sabayon and compare how easy the installations were since Sabayon is a derivative distro from Gentoo.
linux.com: Despite being an entry-level server virtualization product, many people used VMware Server on the desktop. Taking that into consideration, you have to look at the recently released VMware Server 2, from two angles -- as an entry-level server virtualization platform and as an alternative to desktop virtualization products like VirtualBox. With its performance and other improvements, it does enough to keep existing customers happy, but probably not enough to get others to switch.
itwire.com: Why do people climb Mount Everest? Well, because it's there, I guess. Why do so many people dislike George Bush? Saves a lot of time, I guess. Why do people keep downloading every new release of Ubuntu?
Also: Linux Kernel Regression in Ubuntu 8.10. Upgrade Now!
And: Ubuntu Linux 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) - Configuration Tips
- Million’s of Linux Users, they can’t all be experts
- Getting KMS Ready For Linux 2.6.29 Kernel
- Cool New Happenings in uPnP and Telepathy Land
- There is one global market in an open source world
- GNOME Annual Report 2008 Kickoff
- Open-source Silverlight slips into second gear
- Prizefight: Battle of the browsers
- Twiki.net vs. NextWiki: open source developers go their own way
- openSUSE 11.1 Beta 4 Slip
- sudo zypper up from factory repo now requires EULA Agreement
- AlgoScore - Music By The Numbers
- Gentoo 2008.0 - a second attempt
- New DMX Server Provides More Features, Less Complex
- My Daily WTF!
- Open source technology casts new perspective on China's development
- Ubuntu 8.10 Intrepid Ibex, Released and Reviewed
- Review: Ubuntu 8.10 Is The Real Deal
- how to drain your entropy and have fun with ssh fingerprint ASCII-art
- Netconsole: how to get kernel messages you would not get otherwise
- Common vi editor command list
- How survive zypper dup on system with bad internet connection
- Parallel SSH execution and a single shell to control them all
- 11 Simple Ways To Recover Your Screen on Linux and Unix
- Bash efficiency formula
- NVidia Fan Speed Revisited
- Ubucleaner - Simple bash script to keep your Ubuntu System Clean
- Find out number of IP’s connected to the system
- Script for deleting users (follow up for creating user)
adweek.com: The most old-school Web media brand is set to embrace an open source, Web 2.0 approach in a major way.
Also: AOL.com opens its home page, but does anyone care?
linuxworld.com (IDG): Intel and the Taiwan government plan to open a development center to further the Linux-based Moblin OS for devices such as netbooks and mobile Internet devices (MIDs), they jointly announced on Thursday.
lifehacker.com: We love Firefox for its extensibility, but sometimes we run into an extension or two that dons the "Experimental" label on the Firefox add-ons site. So without further ado, read on for a closer look at seven awesome Firefox extensions we're into.
linuxlock.blogspot: It wasn't but just a few days ago that I laid into IBM for not only saying something that should make every Linux User wonder...but for saying something so outrageous that it was hard to believe they said it at all.
blogs.computerworld: In 2009, more Linux-powered desktops will sell then will Windows-powered ones. Sounds crazy doesn't it? Think again.
informationweek.com: In an interview, Opera's CEO discusses the Web browser's fight for market share, how important the mobile space is, and why Google's Chrome has been good for Opera.
Also: Opera sings the security blues
bantermarket.com: When people hear Linux, they hear open-source, and it usually comes to a shock to them that, not only have old games been successfully ported to Linux, but even some of the most modern first-person shooters have too been ported natively to Linux.
- Ubuntu Brings the BBC to Linux
- Ubuntu's Intrepid Ibex Loads Up on Linux Features
- 10 Reasons to Not Upgrade to Ubuntu 8.10
- Using Add/Remove Applications for Software Management in Ubuntu
- Solving Privacy Issues in Ubuntu 8.10
ericsbinaryworld.com/blog: For a long while there I didn’t want to check out the Avant Window Navigator (AWN) because I was shunning Compiz. But now that I’m back on the Compiz (and since Metacity should have compositing “soon” anyway) I decided to give a shot.
Jim Zemlin: It is hard for the executive director of the Linux Foundation to feel bad for Microsoft, but they are having a bad week while Linux continues to move forward in innovative ways.
The GIMP development team has made another bug-fix release in the stable GIMP 2.6 series. Improvements and fixes include faster Scaling, unit and zoom entries now in Statusbar, and Printing now to scale.