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|Story||GNU Linux-libre 3.16-gnu is now available||Rianne Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 5:38pm|
|Story||The Wacom Input Driver Gets Enhanced With Linux 3.17||Rianne Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 5:23pm|
|Story||Video: Fedora mentioned on TNT's Major Crimes series||Roy Schestowitz||3||08/08/2014 - 3:59pm|
|Story||Ubuntu Used on the International Space Station to Control Rover Back on Earth||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 11:30am|
|Story||Does having open source experience on your resume really matter?||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 11:27am|
|Story||Today in Techrights||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 9:41am|
|Story||HP Slatebook price higher than expected||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 7:04am|
|Story||Russian Ministry of Health to Replace Microsoft and Oracle Products with Linux and PostgreSQL||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 6:45am|
|Story||From bench scientist to open science software developer||Rianne Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 6:40am|
|Story||Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS released||Roy Schestowitz||08/08/2014 - 6:30am|
daniweb.com: There are number of factors coming together that lead me to believe that open source's moment is right now, today, this year.
ubuntuswitch.blogspot: Ubuntu uses as default Gnome and Kubuntu uses KDE. If we are to keep the facts straight we need to also take into consideration the versions. Ubuntu OS taken into consideration is 8.10 called (Intrepid Ibex). Ubuntu 8.10 uses Gnome 2.24 and Kubuntu 8.10 uses KDE 4.1.
phoronix.com: A month ago we compared Intel's graphics performance between Ubuntu 8.10 and the latest Ubuntu 9.04 daily snapshot at the time. With those tests we found Intel's performance had degraded significantly.
linux-hardcore.com: Dreamlinux is the only distro I know that has Broadcom B43, Madwifi, athkk, ath9k, Intel wireless drivers out of the box. Other Debian and Ubuntu based distros require you to download to install restricted drivers.
linux-magazine.com: Want to beef up the software bundle that comes with your Linux-based Netbook? Here are five nifty applications and tools that are worth a closer look.
This how to will allow you to configure a Postfix mail server with virtual hosting. Virtual hosting means that you can add as many maildomains as you want and subsequentially as many mailboxes for these domains as you want.
headshotgamer.com: Based on Ubuntu 8.10, you might pass Linux Mint off as being yet another Ubuntu spin-off, though Mint has been around now for while (first release was on the 27th of August, 2006) and it's still a popular distribution, sitting in the number 3 spot on the Distrowatch page hit ranks.
sharplinux.blogspot: I wanted to report on my experiences with KDE 4.1 and Kubuntu 8.10. I succumbed to the temptation to upgrade from Kubuntu 8.04 (which uses the KDE 3.5.9 version) to Kubuntu 8.10 and KDE 4.1.
linuxloop.com: One of the things that I love about being a Linux user is that there are tons of incredibly useful little tools. These are three of the “killer apps” I use.
- iftop - display bandwidth usage on an interface by host
- Must-have Geeky Exercise Machines
- Make Your Evolution Mail Client Sound Like You’ve Got Mail
- Little Linux Puzzle
- National Word Processors?
- Simple plotting with gnuplot
- From Windows to Unix: a mental journey
- Linux Keyboard Shortcuts: Safe Way to Exit During System Freezes
- 13 Plugins to Make Gedit a More Useful Text Editor
- SVN: Load dump in
- FLOSS Weekly 53: FOG
- Using mencoder to convert Videos in Linux
- wmii - Simple Window Manager
- Using Gmail with mutt, the minimal way (IMAP update)
- The Ubuntu Linux, Possibly Humorous, Religious Marathon Continues
ubuntu.imoka.net: When they hear about Linux, most of the people are running away because they heard that horror story which says that installing software in Linux is a nightmare. This is not true!
blogs.gentoo: I've just discovered two very interesting minimal word processors. They're designed by writers, for writers.
linuxtidbits.wordpress: Lately I bought an old pc to use as a server and needed a network card for it. I didn’t think it be such a hassle but because of multiple PCI specs finding a card wasn’t easy. Theres been alot of confusion about pci cards and what card to get for your computer.
macgruber.org: Being an avid Linux user I hear lots of people complain that there are no good games for our operating system, so I have put together a top 10 list of the best FPS games in the spirit of proving them wrong.
linux-foundation.org/weblogs: Contests, at their best, can highlight creative thinking and originality. In the Linux community, there seems to be an serious overabundance of both. Four different contests -
itwire.com: One of the happenings at the 10th Australian national Linux conference that attracted the most attention was the shaving of Bdale Garbee's beard by Linus Torvalds. One clever game developer has come up with a game where you can shave Bdale's beard.
reddevil62-techhead.blogspot: IS it OK to be superficial sometimes? The reason I ask is that I was drawn to Granular 1.0, a Linux distribution based on PCLinuxOS.
phoronix.com: Mesa 7.3 was only released a few days back and then the branch for the stabilized Mesa 7.4 created, but new work for Mesa 7.5 has already hit Mesa's Git master branch.
kdedevelopers.org: Using KWin without the KDE desktop is perfectly possible. KWin is actually a KDE application like any other (well, more or less) and so just like other KDE applications it can run in GNOME, Xfce or even standalone, as long as the KDE libraries are available.
blogs.computerworld.com: In a recent story, I wrote about the best three ways to pick up desktop Linux. Many users need more than just a running Linux distribution to get up to speed. What these users need is a good introduction to Linux.