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23.04.12 kl 04:47
Naming conventions are rarely dull in the world of Linux distributions, and...

19.04.12 kl 09:48
There's been a great deal of excitement this year about tiny, cheap compute...

19.04.12 kl 09:25
It's no secret that Linux powers much of the technology we all rely on ever...

19.04.12 kl 03:28
The Technology Academy of Finland announced Thursday that Linux kernel crea...

19.04.12 kl 02:47
The Technology Academy Finland has shortlisted Linus Torvalds for its 2012 ...

19.04.12 kl 01:36
Creating a bootable version of Windows, Mac OS, or Linux is a great way to ...

19.04.12 kl 01:34
The Fedora Project on Tuesday announced that the next version of its namesa...

17.04.12 kl 10:38
That's right, I packed it in. My MacBook Pro is now on the shelf. In a whil...

17.04.12 kl 09:33
Despite a rocky historical relationship with the open-source community, Mic...

16.04.12 kl 11:30
The first wave of Raspberry Pi computers -- credit card-size devices that a...

16.04.12 kl 05:59
After months of widespread anticipation and a buying frenzy that took its m...

16.04.12 kl 03:26
A Department of Energy (DOE) lab is taking research done to develop a host-...

13.04.12 kl 09:59
It has been a rallying cry against Microsoft Windows for years: to avoid ma...

12.04.12 kl 08:38
The new business unit, called Microsoft Open Technologies, will address the...

12.04.12 kl 07:48
It's been clear for some time now that demand for Linux skills is increasin...

12.04.12 kl 07:34
Microsoft just announced that some old favorites are going on Extended Supp...

12.04.12 kl 06:10
Given the vast numbers of Macs that are apparently infected with the Flashb...

12.04.12 kl 03:07
SabrinaSouza asked the Answer Line forum how to install Linux onto a PC wit...

11.04.12 kl 07:22
They say that all good things must come to an end, and this week in the Lin...

11.04.12 kl 09:04
The Raspberry Pi has passed the EU conformance tests that caused a hiatus i...

10.04.12 kl 07:10
Google's Linux-based Chrome OS may have started out as a pared-down operati...

09.04.12 kl 09:29
A beta version of Red Hat Storage 2.0 was announced Monday by the Massachus...

09.04.12 kl 07:27
As a fan of Ubuntu in particular and Linux in general, I'm always intereste...

06.04.12 kl 07:04
Red Hat may be celebrating its new role as the first open source company to...

06.04.12 kl 02:27
If the idea of a game about managing a hypothetical Linux distribution does...

03.04.12 kl 07:28
Linux powers countless smartphones, TVs, supercomputers, financial transact...

03.04.12 kl 03:43
For the first time ever, and probably only temporarily, Microsoft can be co...

02.04.12 kl 06:39
It's all too common to hear Linux portrayed by detractors as an operating s...

30.03.12 kl 07:17
With just a few weeks remaining before the final release of Ubuntu Linux 12...

28.03.12 kl 04:35
Have you ever had trouble opening a document or file because it was created...

28.03.12 kl 01:46
Over the weekend I wrote a post called “Why Linux on the Desktop Is Dead” w...

26.03.12 kl 05:01
It seems scarcely a year can go by in the world of computer technology with...

25.03.12 kl 02:36
Linux is awesome. It's a powerful, capable, flexible operating system with ...

23.03.12 kl 07:44
If you use Linux at all (and in many cases these days, even if you don't), ...

22.03.12 kl 08:55
The Linux Foundation has received the most revenue amongst all of the free ...

22.03.12 kl 08:38
A recent report that the government of Iceland is making progress in its ef...

21.03.12 kl 04:13
Microsoft may be able to achieve relatively quick boot times using its fort...

20.03.12 kl 01:25
Linux founder Linus Torvalds announced the release of the 3.3 Linux kernel ...

19.03.12 kl 05:41
Version 3.3 of the Linux kernel was released on Sunday, adding support for ...

19.03.12 kl 02:54
There are many ways to get Linux on a laptop, and certainly the most common...

19.03.12 kl 02:33
Version 3.3 of the Linux kernel, now available after a short delay, include...

15.03.12 kl 07:58
It was just a few weeks ago that the Linux Mint project's new Cinnamon desk...

15.03.12 kl 06:04
Despite the growing interest in big data platforms, it may be some time bef...

14.03.12 kl 10:16
Mark Shuttleworth, creator of the Ubuntu, said in a blog post Wednesday tha...

14.03.12 kl 08:57
When it comes to clothes, I'm a normal guy. I just want to walk into a stor...

14.03.12 kl 06:23
Much has already been made of Canonical's forthcoming Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LT...

13.03.12 kl 11:17
Fans of Linux Mint may recall the project's decision late last year to incl...

13.03.12 kl 06:43
Torvalds: "I had been hoping that -rc6 would be the last -rc, but no such l...

13.03.12 kl 04:29
Widespread interest in the Raspberry Pi, a tiny but complete Linux computer...

13.03.12 kl 12:03
Oracle has updated the kernel of its Linux distribution to take advantage o...

11.03.12 kl 09:04
Linux skills are in growing demand in today's IT hiring landscape, and ther...

09.03.12 kl 07:12
Say the word "privacy," and most of us think of online privacy--along with ...

09.03.12 kl 05:48
The announcement this week that chipmaker Nvidia is among the latest crop o...

08.03.12 kl 07:36
As free and open source software continues to become more powerful and more...

07.03.12 kl 07:18
Hardly a week goes by these days without some fresh news that another compa...

07.03.12 kl 02:10
IBM has taken the secure USB stick concept to its logical extreme, announci...

06.03.12 kl 07:30
Sales are through the roof for this little thing.

06.03.12 kl 05:25
The first beta version of Ubuntu Linux 12.04 “Precise Pangolin” was launche...

03.03.12 kl 01:04
Exactly three months after the first alpha version of Ubuntu Linux 12.04 "P...

01.03.12 kl 04:41
All the world may be agog over Microsoft's Windows 8 previews this week, bu...

28.02.12 kl 08:10
The mobile world has been good to Linux, whose Android derivative has enjoy...

28.02.12 kl 02:03
Suse has updated its enterprise Linux distribution, using a recent version ...

27.02.12 kl 07:21
When Adobe announced last week that it plans to discontinue its standalone ...

23.02.12 kl 07:18
Free and open source software such as Firefox, LibreOffice, and Linux is en...

22.02.12 kl 04:33
Linux users who want to view Flash content will soon have no choice but to ...

21.02.12 kl 06:29
Canonical has unveiled software that will give Android smartphones the abil...

21.02.12 kl 05:58
It's long been known that Canonical has set its sights on mobile devices as...

17.02.12 kl 08:57
“Open source” is a term most often applied to software, and it's become inc...

17.02.12 kl 06:52
The Chrome Web Store, open to developers since mid-2010 and to end users si...

16.02.12 kl 07:09
It was just a few weeks ago that HP released the first pieces of webOS to t...

16.02.12 kl 02:46
If you work as a Linux developer or system administrator, your pay shoul...

15.02.12 kl 06:11
The world of desktop Linux is often portrayed these days as a battle primar...

14.02.12 kl 05:26
It's no secret that free and open source software is increasingly popular b...

14.02.12 kl 01:43
"Good artists borrow, great artists steal!" -- Pablo Picasso said it. So di...

14.02.12 kl 01:20
The ZTE Chorus for Cricket is a handsome, compact phone with a diverse, bui...

13.02.12 kl 10:13
Numerous studies have emerged over the past few years indicating that Linux...

13.02.12 kl 08:02
A flash drive is one of the single most useful tools a person can own. With...

13.02.12 kl 05:00
Hard on the heels of last week's news that Canonical will no longer financi...

09.02.12 kl 08:01
As Ubuntu Linux continues to grow in popularity, most discussions of it ten...

07.02.12 kl 08:02
February seems to be shaping up to be the month of Linux tablets. Just last...

03.02.12 kl 04:43
Ever since the news broke last weekend that a fully open tablet is on the w...

01.02.12 kl 03:54
One of the principle maintainers of the Linux kernel, Greg Kroah-Hartman, h...

30.01.12 kl 07:06
When the KDE project announced the arrival of its Plasma Active Two tablet ...

26.01.12 kl 10:21
Bucking the trend of increasingly experimental desktop interfaces, the deve...

26.01.12 kl 07:00
It was exciting news back in December when HP announced that it was plannin...

24.01.12 kl 08:16
A new kind of interface is coming to Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" that w...

24.01.12 kl 05:57
Late last month the Linux Mint developers announced that they were working ...

21.01.12 kl 01:11
With so many open source software projects under way at any given moment, i...

20.01.12 kl 06:34
The Unity desktop environment that was recently made default in Ubuntu Linu...

20.01.12 kl 02:59
Global economic woes may continue to dampen spending forecasts for IT depar...

18.01.12 kl 06:41
Microsoft's Secure Boot plans for Windows 8 stirred up quite a hornet's nes...

17.01.12 kl 09:17
It's been pretty difficult keeping track of the ever-changing world of mobi...

17.01.12 kl 06:06
Windows users have many reasons for wanting to download and check out the L...

13.01.12 kl 09:23
Linux may not yet enjoy the widespread recognition that Windows does, but t...

11.01.12 kl 06:08
Linux may be enjoying great popularity in the mobile arena, thanks to Andro...

11.01.12 kl 11:06
Jane Silber believes there's plenty of room for a new player in tablets, TV...

10.01.12 kl 06:48
The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) event is always a fun place to l...

10.01.12 kl 11:24
The company is under fire for modularization, licensing, and security issue...

09.01.12 kl 07:42
Linux's prospects as a desktop operating system have long been a topic of h...

09.01.12 kl 05:58
Anticipating a growing market for smart television sets, Canonical will be ...


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