Costales: Folder Color: New custom color for each folder

I developed this little (but really useful) improvement to Folder Color: Now, you can choose a custom color for each folder in our Ubuntu! New improvement: Choose a custom color …

Svetlana Belkin: Why do I Use Open Source?

I decided to respond to Michael Hall’s post, “Why do you contribute to open source?“, but first I will explain why I use open source and in the next post, …

José Antonio Rey: FOSSETCON in two weeks – See you there!

A while ago I posted about FOSSETCON (Free and Open Source Software Expo and Technology Conference), but now the time has come. In less than two weeks the conference will …

MIPS Tempts Hackers With Raspbery Pi-like Dev Board

DeviceGuru (1136715) writes “In a bid to harness the energy and enthusiasm swirling around today’s open, hackable single board computers, Imagination Technologies, licensor of the MIPS ISA, has unveiled the …

Peach OSI Is Fresh and Juicy

Peach OSI is a new Linux distro that stands apart from the crowd. Its first stable version was just released in June — yet it displays more performance traits and …

SUSE’s Flavio Castelli on Docker’s Rise Among Linux Distros

Flavio Castelli, a senior software engineer at SUSE, discusses the importance of bringing Docker to each Linux distribution, the future of Docker on SUSE Linux Enterprise, and other interesting developments …

Vault: The Linux Foundation’s New Storage-Focused Tradeshow

The Foundation aims to bring together the world’s leading developers in filesystems and storage in the Linux kernel.

LibreOffice Ported To 64-bit ARM (AArch64)

As more and more open-source programs get brought up for 64-bit ARM, LibreOffice is the latest to receive such AArch64 enablement…

Facebook’s Data Centers Worldwide, By the Numbers and in Pictures

Grounded in open source and energy efficient designs, the world’s largest social network shared its latest updates for cost and power savings attributed to its cutting-edge datacenters.

Intel Unveils 8-Core Desktop Chip for Gamers, Enthusiasts

The 22-nanomater Core i7-5960X Extreme Edition also supports DDR4 memory and comes with 20MB of cache.