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Mar
27th

Cloud 5: Long live cloud, cloud misconceptions, fastest Chromebook

Author: Ron Miller | Files under syndicated

This week, we look at artificial intelligence in the cloud, the music business and the cloud and the latest Chromebook.


Mar
27th

Ubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 Screenshot Tour

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Codenamed "Vivid Vervet", 15.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. The team has been hard at work through this cycle, introducing new features and fixing bugs. This beta release includes images from not only the Ubuntu Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products, but also the Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu GNOME, Ubuntu Kylin, Ubuntu Studio and Xubuntu flavours. In addition to the usual suspects, we’re also welcoming a new flavour to the family this cycle with Ubuntu MATE.


Mar
27th

KDE Tops Poll

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Why KDE? According to your comments, there were two major reasons: stability and configurability, with many of you saying, “It just works.” But there seemed to be some disagreement over whether KDE’s legendary configurability is as great as it once was.


Mar
27th

SecureDrop 0.3, LibreOffice Online, and more news

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

In this week’s edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at LibreOffice Online, the newest release of SecureDrop, and more!Open source news for March 21 – 27, 2015read more


Mar
27th

Which iOS features should Android offer?

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

In today’s open source roundup: Which features should Android borrow from iOS? Plus: Should all Linux distros default to the same desktop environment? And LibreOffice for web browsers and Android still in the works.


Mar
27th

User-friendly virtual hosting with TurnKey Linux

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Suppose you’re a developer and want to experiment with Drupal 7.7 or WordPress. Maybe you’re a K-12 teacher or university professor and want to teach your students Moodle administration or how to create some network-attached storage. You could download a tarball from Drupal.com or WordPress.org and configure on your own desktop or laptop, but then you would also need to configure Apache and MySQL too. All of these operations take effort and know-how that you may or may not have time for.read more


Mar
27th

Docker at Age 2 Reaches Out Far Beyond Its Roots

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Docker needs a host OS on which to run, which has led to Red Hat’s creating Project Atomic. CoreOS and RancherOS have also emerged as purpose-built optimized operating systems for container deployment. In this slideshow eWEEK examines the wide world of…


Mar
27th

Docker at Age 2 Reaches Out Far Beyond Its Roots

Author: Sean Michael Kerner | Files under syndicated

Docker needs a host OS on which to run, which has led to Red Hat’s creating Project Atomic. CoreOS and RancherOS have also emerged as purpose-built optimized operating systems for container deployment. In this slideshow eWEEK examines the wide world of…


Mar
27th

User-friendly virtual hosting with TurnKey Linux

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Suppose you’re a developer and want to experiment with Drupal 7.7 or WordPress. Maybe you’re a K-12 teacher or university professor and want to teach your students Moodle administration or how to create some network-attached storage. You could download a tarball from Drupal.com or WordPress.org and configure on your own desktop or laptop, but then you would also need to configure Apache and MySQL too. All of these operations take effort and know-how that you may or may not have time for.read more


Mar
27th

Which iOS features should Android offer?

Author: Jim Lynch | Files under syndicated

In today’s open source roundup: Which features should Android borrow from iOS? Plus: Should all Linux distros default to the same desktop environment? And LibreOffice for web browsers and Android still in the works.