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Linus Torvalds releases Linux 3.18 as 3.17 wobbles Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 08 2014 @ 03:01 PM EST
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Linus Torvalds has pressed the go button for a new release of his eponymous kernel.

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Linux is winning enterprise cloud market share at expense of Windows Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 08 2014 @ 09:42 AM EST
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LINUX IS WINNING cloud market share in the enterprise, according to the Enterprise End User Trends Report 2014 just released by the Linux Foundation.

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The future of Linux Mint Debian Edition and its derivatives Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 08 2014 @ 03:11 AM EST
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J.A. Watson writes "I have had a sort of strange relationship with Linux Mint Debian Edition over the years. When it was first announced, I was really ecstatic. I was already a big fan of Linux Mint, and I had already fallen out of love with Ubuntu, so the prospect of getting a Mint distribution that didn't pass through Ubuntu along the way was appealing. Add to that the fact that it was initially announced as a "rolling distribution" (continuous updating), and I thought it was nothing short of great."

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Vim Introduction and Tutorial Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 07 2014 @ 10:24 PM EST
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Vim has a great deal of features, and learning them takes some time. Of course there are many online-tutorials and tipsínítricks pages, but the help-files are very good too! There are overview-pages, summary pages and some comments at the commands.

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BioShock Infinite to Arrive on Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 07 2014 @ 01:20 AM EST
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BioShock Infinite is a first-person shooter video game developed by Irrational Games and published by 2K Games. It might be getting a Linux release very soon. This has been revealed by the entry on the Steam database.

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Brewing machine hops to it with Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 06 2014 @ 05:17 PM EST
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At Indiegogo thereís a Linux-based automated beer brewing machine called the Brewie, with 20-liter capacity, plus touchscreen, RFID, and mobile app access.

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Google Code-in 2014 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 06 2014 @ 11:15 AM EST
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The Google Code-in is a contest to introduce pre-university students (ages 13-17) to the many kinds of contributions that make open source software development possible. The contest runs from December 1, 2014 to January 19, 2015.

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MIPS Creator CI20 development board now available for only $65 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, December 05 2014 @ 09:00 AM EST
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British chip designer Imagination has produced an interesting new microcomputer for Linux and Android enthusiasts to compete with the Raspberry Pi.

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Telegram Desktop Native App for Linux Is Simply Awesome Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, December 05 2014 @ 04:49 AM EST
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A large number of people are using Whatsapp on their phones, but a very good alternative for that app is Telegram. The main difference is that the Telegram devs have also released a desktop client for the Linux platform, that is also open source.

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Configurable Menu: Install the best menu for Linux Mint 17/17.1 Cinnamon Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, December 04 2014 @ 10:15 PM EST
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Configurable Menu is one of the best appletís Iíve found in Linux Mint Cinnamon.

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