Distribution Release: LXLE 14.04.3

The developers of LXLE, a lightweight desktop distribution built using packages from the Ubuntu repositories, have announced the availability of LXLE 14.04.3. This update to the 14.04 series includes a …

Exclusive Interview: Michael Miller of SUSE Talks About Transition and Contributing to Open Source

SUSE is one of the Linux trinity — which comprises Red Hat, SUSE, and Canonical. SUSE is also one of the leading contributors to many open source projects, including the …

How to Jump From Cloud to Cloud

In 2010, when Netflix was still early into its shift from DVD rentals to online movies and shows, it started using Amazon.com’s data centers. Source: Linux News

Kubuntu: Kubuntu site revamped

With the move to Plasma 5, updating the Kubuntu website seemed timely. Many people have contributed, including Ovidiu-Florin Bogdan, Aaron Honeycutt, Marcin Sągol and many others. We want to show …

The Growing Waves In the Linux Ecosystem: Two Perspectives

In the early 1990s, the Open Software Foundation formed a committee to select and standardize a new Management Platform Toolset for and from the UNIX ecosystem. After much soul searching …

Edison Supercomputer Creates 3D Map of Adolescent Universe

Scientists from the NERSC and Berkeley National Laboratory are using a supercomputer to create one of the most complete, three-dimensional maps of the adolescent universe — using extremely faint light …

Second Alpha Build of Liquid Lemur Linux 2.0 Brings LibreOffice 5, Based on Debian 8

Edward Snyder, the creator and maintainer of the Debian-based Liquid Lemur Linux distribution, has announced the release and immediate availability for download of the second Alpha build of the upcoming …

​User Data Manifesto Seeks to Give People Control of Their Data

A European-led effort defines the basic rights for users over their personal data. Source: Linux News

The 4.2 Kernel Has Been Released

Linus has announced the final release of the 4.2 kernel. “So judging by how little happened this week, it wouldn’t have been a mistake to release 4.2 last week after …

The 4.2 Kernel Has Been Released

Linus has announced the final release of the 4.2 kernel. “So judging by how little happened this week, it wouldn’t have been a mistake to release 4.2 last week after …