Get a paycheck in open source, be a social activist
Ross currently serves as director of member services with the Linux Professional Institute. He has over 15 years of experience as Linux trainer and has authored several books on Linux and open source software.
Also: Breaking out of the 'comfort zone' with open source
Linux Mint 17.1 (Rebecca) vs. Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn)
The battle for the best modern desktop still rages on. Two of Linux world’s favorite distributions are often difficult to choose from, especially if you are new to the penguinland. Whether you are a dabbler, a budding programmer, or an ever-curious tinkerer; choosing your first Linux desktop is a tough choice. Asking on the Internet for random people to make that choice for you, adds even more to the confusion. They will give you various answers, from Slackware and Fedora to Ubuntu and Plan 9. However, if you filter their responses to only pick the most popular ones, the distribution deathmatch can boast of only two contenders in the ring: Ubuntu and Linux Mint.
solydxk Ready for the transition and new ISOs
The team has been toiling night and day to make the transition to Debian Jessie and Debian Wheezy as smooth as possible for you.
Everything is ready and you should now be able to upgrade. If you experience connection problems while attempting to upgrade this is probably due to a request overload of our server. Just wait a bit and try later.
GNU/Linux Grows Well In Argentina
A government announces a programme to distribute GNU/Linux to schools and it takes a few years to roll out.