Linux News

Apr 30, 2013

News

  • Gnome 3.8 released
  • Aereo wins battle to stream broadcast TV

openSUSE 12.3 Out

  • New browser engine
  • Pirates on the run
  • Ubuntu reduces non‑LTS support

Projects

  • OpenDaylight open source framework
  • ASF promotes CloudStack
more »

Is Wayland the New X? Looking into the Future of Display Server Protocols

Mar 25, 2013

Display server expert Daniel Stone explains what is really happening with the future of graphical display protocols on Linux.

more »

Interview – OpenDocument Documenting the OpenDocument Format

Mar 15, 2013

We talk with Jean Hollis Weber, a volunteer with ODFAuthors, the LibreOffice Documentation team, and the Friends of OpenDocument Inc.

more »

Fresh Memory – Learning Aid Fresh Memory flash card software

Mar 15, 2013

When memorizing facts, learning, storing, and processing internalizes the subject matter. The Fresh Memory program offers various methods to help you anchor the facts in your memory.

more »

Linux News

Mar 15, 2013

Jailbreak Spat

  • White House goes on record in support of freedom to jailbreak cell phones
  • News Bites

10 RHEL 6.4 Released

  • Yahoo ends telecommuting,
  • Canonical UDS
  • LG purchases WebOS from HP

11 Passwords Passé

  • FIDO alliance seeks new authentication methods
  • Largest Mersenne prime discovered
more »

Documenting the OpenDocument Format An Interview with Jean Hollis Weber

Feb 24, 2013

We talk with Jean Hollis Weber, a volunteer with ODFAuthors, the LibreOffice Documentation team, and the Friends of OpenDocument Inc.

more »

Welcome Editorial

Feb 22, 2013

A closed-source code base is a huge, ever-fading inertial mass. When it begins, with those first exhilarating lines, or even up through the first few releases, you can truly say that you are writing it. But after a while, it is more like you are tending it – or feeding it. It becomes an investment, an asset, a castle you are protecting, which means all your strategies are defensive and your dreams will not stray far from your spot of holy ground.

more »

Doghouse – Raspberry Pi Raspberry Pi produces a “step function in fun”

Feb 22, 2013

The Raspberry Pi computer has rekindled interest in tinkering with hardware and created a market for products combining the tiny computer with customized software.

more »

Issue 163/2014

Buy this issue as a PDF

Digital Issue: Price $9.99
(incl. VAT)

News