Charly's Column: Swaks The sys admin’s daily grind: SwaksOct 26, 2012
Searching for errors on an SMTP server via Telnet and test mails can seem like a never-ending obstacle course. The utility called Swaks helps bring the finish line within reach.more »
Workspace – Calibre Tips Tips on using CalibreOct 26, 2012
We show you an assortment of Calibre-related tricks to help you to get more out of this powerful ebook management application.more »
Plasma Active 3 offers new apps and improved performance.more »
PowerTOP 2.0 Saving energy with PowerTOP 2.0Sep 21, 2012
The PowerTOP tool developed by Intel helps you save power. In version 2.0, it can also handle GPUs and offers advanced tracking features.more »
Table of Contents: 142 Going VirtualJul 24, 2012
Your virtualization options continue to expand. This month, we look at two popular solutions. First, we show you how to map your virtual disks to optimize your KVM installation. Then, we examine the ins and outs of virtualization with VMware’s free vSphere Hypervisor 5.0.more »
Chat Archive with Sugar API Storing instant messaging data with Sugar CRM 6.4 and the Dropbox connectorJul 24, 2012
The Sugar customer relationship management tool lets you import unstructured data from the cloud. We’ll show you how to use this feature to integrate instant messaging services.more »
UEFI and Secure Boot Windows 8 UEFI with Secure BootJul 24, 2012
The coming Windows 8 implementation of UEFI with Secure Boot adds an extra layer of complexity for some Linux users. We look at the problem and two solutions from Fedora and Canonical.more »
Table of Contents: 141 Living with WindowsJun 21, 2012
Interacting with the Windows world has never been easier. This month we look at Windows apps in Linux and Linux partitions in Windows.more »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.