Monthly Archives: June 2014

Linux Mint 17: Fresh and Long-Lasting

Linux Mint 17, dubbed “Qiana,” is one of the best releases from this community since Linux Mint 13 arrived in 2012 with the Cinnamon desktop. Qiana is filled with extensive …

Android Wear Review: The Everything Inbox

Pretty much everybody I know hates their inbox. It’s not just email either, though it tends to take the brunt of everybody’s anger. There are dozens of apps sending us …

Carrier Board Sold as Open-Spec, Cortex-A5 SBC

Toradex’s “Viola” carrier board extends its Linux-ready Colibri COMs, and ships as a $69 open-spec SBC loaded with its Vybrid-based Colibri VF50 COM. Swiss embedded vendor Toradex has jumped on …

3 Open Source Content Management Systems Compared

Whether you need to set up a blog, a portal for some specific usage, or any other website, which content management system is right for you? is a question you …

Linux 3.16 rc3

Linus Torvalds: There’s perhaps relatively less driver updates than usual, with most of them being pretty small,…

IT Spending to Reach $3.7 Trillion in 2014, but Growth Slows

The devices market, which includes PCs, mobile phones, tablets and printers, is forecast to grow in 2014, but not as much as Gartner had predicted.

MongoDB: A Showcase for the Power of Open Source in the Enterprise

Big trends in the No Design Database era and other takeaways from MongoDB’s first user conference.

VNC Server Installation on CentOS 6.5

VNC Server Installation on CentOS 6.5 This guide explains how to configure VNC-server in CentOS 6.5 server. It is a very convinient way of administrating the CentOS 6.5 with the …

Ubuntu App Developer Blog: Core Apps Hack Days Starts Now

As previously blogged we’re inviting the community to hack on Core Apps and Community Apps this week. All the details are in the post above, but here’s the executive summary:- …

Lubuntu Blog: LXQt now has “full” Qt5 support

Repost from LXDE Blog: After the first official public release 0.7, the LXQt team is working on making it better. Our recent focus is fixing existing bugs and migrating from …