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Open Source Better Than Proprietary Code

Mon, 2014-04-21 10:00

I-Programmer: On the basis of scanning million of lines of code Coverity has discovered that in 2013, the defect density in open source code was lower than that in proprietary code.

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Image Manipulation with ImageMagick

Mon, 2014-04-21 09:00

LinuxJournal: I'm talking about ImageMagick, a set of programs that has grown and expanded through the years and now includes powerful Perl and Ruby interfaces too.

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How to Install and Try Linux the Absolutely Easiest and Safest Way

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:00

Linux.com: The only requirements are that your old computer has USB ports, and that it supports booting from a USB stick.

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Circuits, A Puzzle Game For Linux With A Difference And It Sounds Good

Mon, 2014-04-21 07:00

 GamingOnLinux: Circuits is a musical puzzle game that requires careful listening to complete each level.

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How to set up a lightweight web server on Raspberry Pi

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:00

 xmodulo: There are a variety of web server software available for Linux-based platforms including Raspbian.

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OpenStack Icehouse Moves Open-Source Cloud Forward

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:00

Datamation: For the Icehouse release, over 120 different organizations contributed to development with 1,202 different developers all contributing code.

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Ubuntu Linux Has What It Takes to Challenge Windows on the Desktop -

Sun, 2014-04-20 20:00

eWEEK: A new Long Term Support release of Ubuntu Linux, code-named "Trusty Tahr," arrives just as Microsoft ends support on Windows XP. A Canonical VP believes it's a great alternative to replace XP.

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Debian 6 'Squeeze' LTS Period Extended Until February 2016

Sun, 2014-04-20 16:00

 Softpedia: Debian 6 'Squeeze' LTS Period Extended Until February 2016

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ownCloud Promotes Scalability, Efficiency of Open Source Private Cloud

Sun, 2014-04-20 08:00

 The VAR Guy: ownCloud has highlighted the scalability and cost-efficiency of its open source cloud storage and syncing platform in conjunction with Red Hat Storage.

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50 Open Source Replacements for Windows XP

Sat, 2014-04-19 20:00

 Datamation: These are some of the best Linux distributions for former Windows XP users and people who have older PC hardware.

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Six Clicks: Linux Mint tips and tricks

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:00

 ZDnet: Want to get the most out of Linux Mint, one of the most popular of the Linux desktops? Then read on!

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Pixel Piracy, A Pirate Sandbox Sim Gains Better Linux Support, Yarrrr!

Sat, 2014-04-19 12:00

 GamingOnLinux: Pixel Piracy already has a Linux version out for a while now, but they have just realised a patch they have been working on for some-time fixing start-up issues for Linux & Mac, yarrr maties, land ahoy!

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For Red Hat, it's RHEL and then????

Sat, 2014-04-19 08:00

 NetworkWorld: As Red Hat basks in the glory of making more than a billion dollars off a free open source project, some are questioning where the company will go after RHEL.

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GNOME 3: It's time to let go of the past

Sat, 2014-04-19 01:00

 EyeOnLinux: No Linux desktop, including Unity, has generated more heated arguments than GNOME 3.

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Icehouse: New OpenStack cloud arrives

Fri, 2014-04-18 21:00

 ZDnet: Icehouse, the newest version of the leading open source cloud OpenStack, is now ready for users.

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How to Play Torrent Video File Using VLC Media Player in Ubuntu and Derivatives

Fri, 2014-04-18 17:00

Ubuntu Portal: Torrent-video-player is a very simple app that uses vlc media player as player, which allows you to watch streaming videos directly from a torrent video file.

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Red Hat CEO Outlines Linux Growth Strategy

Fri, 2014-04-18 16:00

eWEEK: Jim Whitehurst takes aim at Linux rivals and explains that growth is coming from new workloads, not migrations.

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More ways to spin the top command

Fri, 2014-04-18 15:00

 ITworld: The top command is one of the most useful commands for getting a quick glimpse into how your Unix server is performing, but stopping there might mean that you're missing out on a lot of interesting options.

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Ubuntu chases after Red Hat with OpenStack and Docker bundles

Fri, 2014-04-18 14:00

InfoWorld: With the release of Ubuntu 14.04 on Thursday, Canonical is attempting to further define how it stands out from enterprise-centric distributions.

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Android Chrome Remote Desktop is here

Fri, 2014-04-18 13:00

ZDNet: Google has launched a Chrome Remote Desktop for mobile, which means Android device owners can now control their desktop machines from afar.

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