Monthly Archives: July 2014

How to Create an Ubuntu Kiosk Computer

Linux distributions can be as feature-packed or as stripped back as needed, powering anything from inner-city signage to city council desktops. The post How to Create an Ubuntu Kiosk Computer …

Adnane Belmadiaf: Ubuntu Touch session in Morocco

Next November I’ll be speaking at JMaghreb conference, i’ll be giving a talk about the Ubuntu Touch platform and the Ubuntu development story, together with a live coding session and …

Ubuntu Podcast from the UK LoCo: S07E18 – The One with the Flashback

We’re back with Season Seven, Episode Eighteen of the Ubuntu Podcast! Alan Pope is sill MIA, Mark Johnson is still in quarantine but talking to us using Skype, and Tony …

Elizabeth K. Joseph: A Career in FOSS at Fosscon in Philadelphia, August 9th

After years fueled by hobbyist passion, I’ve been really excited to see how work that many of my peers and I have been doing in open source has grown into …

Cloud 9 IDE now runs Ubuntu containers via Docker

As announced during the Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS release, Docker is now fully integrated with Ubuntu Server, available through a simple apt-get. Since then, many individuals and companies have been …

Who Funds Tor Project May Surprise You, or Maybe Not

NEWS ANALYSIS: The U.S government is helping foot the bill for the Tor Project, even as new attacks against the anonymous network platform are disclosed.

Distribution Release: SolydXK 201407

Arjen Balfoort has announced the release of SolydXK 201407, an updated build of the project’s Linux distributions with a choice of Xfce (SolydX) or KDE (SolydK) desktops, based on Debian’s …

What is a Software Engineering Job Really Like?

This summer I started my first ever internship. It’s certainly a culture-shock to transition from school to the workplace, but I generally like to pride myself on being a quick …

Linux Foundation Adds Embedded, Cloud Computing Members

The Linux Foundation has extended its partner network further this week with the addition of BearingPoint GmbH,Daynix, Linaro Limited and Systena, who will add to the open source consortium’s strengths in cloud computing, Internet of Things …

Dialogic solves a WebRTC NAT problem for TADHack in days with Juju…

Dialogic solves a WebRTC NAT problem for TADHack in days with Juju and now anybody can use the solution in minutes. Mid May Alan Quayle, the organiser of the first telecom application developer hackaton …