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|Story||Today in Techrights||Roy Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 5:44pm|
|Story||Find the best desktop Linux distributions for new users||Rianne Schestowitz||1||12/02/2014 - 12:14pm|
|Story||Gedit 3.11.3 Text Editor for GNOME Improves the New Interface||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 6:21am|
|Story||LibreOffice 4.1.5, Linux for Students, and the Weirdest Places||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 6:13am|
|Story||Linux On Macs||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 4:22am|
|Story||Debian init decision further isolates Ubuntu||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 3:12am|
|Story||GNOME’s Web Browser Introduces a New History Window||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 2:40am|
|Story||The legacy of Mandrake Linux: Rosa Linux||Rianne Schestowitz||12/02/2014 - 1:37am|
|Story||Top 10 legal issues for free software of 2013||Rianne Schestowitz||11/02/2014 - 10:02pm|
|Story||Early Benchmarks Of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS vs. 14.04 LTS||Rianne Schestowitz||11/02/2014 - 9:53pm|
PCLinuxOS Magazine, February 2008 (Issue 18) is available to download. Some highlights include: How to setup autofs to mount samba shares, A beginners howto on RealBasic, and Nvidia dual head setup.
byzantineroads.info: The Ubuntu family are becoming the go to Distro for Linux Novices. With a slick user interface, a wide variety of apps, and a decent installation process, Kubunu would have been my favorite had it actually worked on my machine.
blogbeebe.blogspot: A trio of alpha releases have hit the virtual streets; Ubuntu 8.04 Alpha 4 February 2nd, Fedora 9 Alpha 1 the 5th, and openSUSE 11 Alpha 2 the 8th. And, yes, they are indeed alphas.
linux.com: Firefox rocks because it acts like a Lego set -- you have your base module, and then you can stick extensions on it. Some of the most obvious extensions are toolbars. Unlike the embedded-application extensions like Chatzilla or FireFTP, toolbars actually modify your interface.
maketecheasier.com: Other than being a free complete office suite, OpenOffice allows users to install extensions to improve its functionality and enhance the user experience. Here is a list of useful extensions for you.
groklaw.net: Out of all the free and open source licences which are available, there are two which are disproportionately chosen by FOSS developers when licensing their software. Those two are the GPL and the LGPL. Of these, the GPL is disproportionately favoured over the LGPL.
computerworlduk.com: Today Alfresco is presenting the findings of the second Open Source Barometer. This is the largest study of the usage of open source in the enterprise stack by the Global 5000 and Governments across the world.
cpilive.net: Some say that paid services belittle the efforts to facilitate free and open sharing of source code. Can profitable businesses and open source really coexist?
eZ Publish is one of the most well known and widespread web content management systems. Because its setup is not trivial, this tutorial shows how to install eZ Publish on an Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon) server.
bluecrabboulevard.com: Just about every post I have made here in the last week has been done from my laptop computer running Ubuntu 7.10, I wrote right after I first tried it out that I thought people would be impressed. One week on, I still think so.
cio.com (IDG): Ubuntu and Red Hat are the most used Linux distributions among the 35,000 members of content-management vendor Alfresco's community, the company found in its second survey of trends in enterprise open-source software usage.
thevarguy.com: Whether you attended this weekend’s Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE) or another recent open source event, one trend is clear: Linux advocates certainly love their Apple MacBooks.
manchicken.com: It’s good that we have choice, so we should focus on supporting those choices and trying to use these choices to enhance software freedom in general instead of only sticking to the interfaces that we ourselves have adopted and grown to enjoy.
arstechnica.com: At the Southern California Linux Expo, Mozilla evangelist and board member Chris Blizzard gave a presentation on the future of Firefox. He discussed Mozilla's long-term goals, demonstrated some of the impressive integration improvements that Firefox 3 will bring for Linux users.
kerneltrap.org: "Ok, it's a bloody large -rc (as was 24-rc1, for that matter), probably because the 2.6.24 release cycle dragged out, so people had a lot of things pending," noted Linus Torvalds, announcing the 2.6.25-rc1 kernel.
itnews.com.au: A few weeks ago a former boss and mentor of mine made my jaw drop by asking me, "Why has open source failed?"
crankycomputers.blogspot: The other day I went to the local Geek toy store, and picked up an Asus EEEPC, the model I have is the Perl white 4gb 701. I also picked up a 4GB SDHC card while I was there for $30. I brought the wee beastie home, unpacked it and turned it on.
knowledgegeek.blogspot: I've always wanted a linux machine at home to play with, but the realities of life have meant up to now that we've had to have a more mainstream machine, as we need to share it.
djrogers510.blogspot: I've heard about Puppy Linux in the past, but never really took the time to check it out. I don't know what prompted me to look into light-weight & small distros this evening but that is what I did.
linuxloop.com: If you have not already heard, SCALE, or the Southern California Linux Expo, is now underway. So far, the most interesting news comes from ZaReason, a manufacturer of many Linux-based computers and a reseller of Everex’s gPC and CloudBook, regarding gOS on the CloudBook.