• Libre Laptop

    The earth-friendly EOMA68 is an open hardware laptop that promises to be easy to repair, easy to upgrade, and easy to secure.

  • Steady Hand

    Every leading Linux distribution offers some kind of built-in GUI management tool, but the world still has room for a flexible, distribution-independent tool like Webmin.

  • Crossing Frontiers

    Mofo Linux enables secure digital communications even in places where it is politically or ideologically unwelcome.

  • Managing the Jungle

    Working with files and folders is a typical daily task on any computer. We tested four lesser known file managers that significantly simplify handling content on mass storage media.

News and Articles

  • LinuxCon North America Convenes in Toronto, Canada

    Linux Foundation's big event celebrates the 25th anniversary of Linux

  • Linux Turns 25

    Linux has evolved from a “won’t be a professional” project to one of the most professional software projects in the history of computers.

  • Subverting LibreOffice Impress for Better Slide Shows

    Every hour of the work day, hundreds of presenters begin a slide show – and, as the presenters begin to drone, thousands of listeners lean back and do their best to stay awake and not look bored. Just as many users of word processors fail to learn how to use them properly, very few presenters ever learn a way to create a slide that holds an audience’s interest or conveys information successfully.

  • Mirantis Joins Hands with SUSE To Offer RHEL Support; Red Hat Not Happy

    Competitors get in the game with RHEL without Red Hat

  • Linux on Windows 10 Poses a Security Risk

    Security researchers have already notified Microsoft; some fixes are available

  • Libre Laptop

    The earth-friendly EOMA68 is an open hardware laptop that promises to be easy to repair, easy to upgrade, and easy to secure.

  • Full Speed Ahead

    Crank the compilers and turn up the system clock; maddog explains the basic differences between RISC and CISC architectures.

  • Package Deal

    We look at four contenders that want to become the Linux universal package manager, although the reality is still on the horizon.

  • Ask Klaus

    New fdisk behavior, booting Knoppix from USB, and using PHP mail() in Apache.

  • Enough Is Enough

    When is it statistically favorable to conclude, say, the search for a suitable employee with a chosen one? Solid algorithms point the way to success.