zdnet.com: Holding your breath for the ‘Year of the Linux desktop’? Don’t. It’s not coming.
itworld.com: As I was reading yet another article about the problems people are having with Unity, I was thinking about how we may be focused on the wrong thing when we fret about how the desktop interface works.
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itreviews.com: There are Linux distributions aimed at power users, programmers, gamers, people moving from Windows and those with older hardware that just isn't powerful enough for many modern operating systems. It's this last market that Puppy Linux targets.
phoronix.com: Up for viewing today are benchmarks of Scientific Linux 6.1, openSUSE 11.4, Ubuntu 10.04.3 LTS, and Ubuntu 11.10. This is the latest in the series of Ubuntu 11.10 benchmarks after looking at the power consumption, boot speed, performance relative to Sabayon 7, and virtualization performance.
linuxinsider.com (blog safari): Forrester analyst Mike Gualtieri is the latest high-profile voice to call "game over" on Linux, citing the proliferation of mobile technologies for its demise. As usual, this prompted a chorus of retorts.
openattitude.com: A funny thing happened last month on Ubuntu release day. Instead of upgrading my installation of Ubuntu Studio as originally planned I did a crazy thing and returned to the welcoming embrace of my very first desktop Linux distribution, Linux Mint.
xjonquilx.co.cc: I’ve been with Sabayon Linux for over a week now and it has already made it to my top Linux distribution list. Let’s get on to the reasons why I love this Linux distribution more than the rest:
debian.org: The Debian Project, the team behind the free Debian operating system, has confirmed the dates and venue for its next annual conference, DebConf12.
zdnet.com: The drumbeat from Linux advocates about a key security feature in Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows 8 is getting louder. They call it an anti-Linux plot. But the two leading PC makers disagree.