Ubuntu http://www.linuxjournal.com/taxonomy/term/210/all en VLC 3.0, PostgreSQL 10.2, Sylabs, Zerodium Bounty and More http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/vlc-30-postgresql-102-sylabs-zerodium-bounty-and-more <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/vlc-30-postgresql-102-sylabs-zerodium-bounty-and-more" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/maxpixel.freegreatpicture.com-Global-Inform-Read-News-Paper-Newspaper-Policy-1713669_4.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="133" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>News briefs for February 9, 2018.</em><span class="read-more"><a href="/content/vlc-30-postgresql-102-sylabs-zerodium-bounty-and-more"> more>></a></span></p> HPC News PostgreSQL Security Sylabs Ubuntu VLC Zerodium Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:55:30 +0000 Jill Franklin 1339659 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Mycroft Mark II, Chronicle, Intel and Bionic Beaver http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/mycroft-mark-ii-chronicle-intel-and-bionic-beaver <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/mycroft-mark-ii-chronicle-intel-and-bionic-beaver" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/bigstock-News-and-newspaper-headlines-c-178222015_0.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="133" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>News briefs for January 26, 2018.</em></p> <p> The <a href="https://mycroft.ai">Mycroft Mark II</a> Open Source Voice Assistant (that doesn't spy on you) just launched on Kickstarter. Mycroft source code is available on <a href="https://github.com/MycroftAI">GitHub</a>. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/mycroft-mark-ii-chronicle-intel-and-bionic-beaver"> more>></a></span></p> AI Chronicle Intel Meltdown Security Spectre Ubuntu Fri, 26 Jan 2018 13:55:40 +0000 Jill Franklin 1339629 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Purism Progress Report, Spectre Mitigation for Ubuntu, Malicious Chrome Extensions and More http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/purism-progress-report-spectre-mitigation-ubuntu-malicious-chrome-extensions-and-more <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/purism-progress-report-spectre-mitigation-ubuntu-malicious-chrome-extensions-and-more" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/news-426895_640.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="142" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>News briefs for January 18, 2018.</em></p> <p> Purism, the group behind the security and privacy-focused Librem 5 phone just recently published a <a href="https://puri.sm/posts/librem5-progress-report-1">progress report</a> highlighting the latest developments and design decisions to its crowdfunded project. Changes include an even faster processor. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/purism-progress-report-spectre-mitigation-ubuntu-malicious-chrome-extensions-and-more"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/purism-progress-report-spectre-mitigation-ubuntu-malicious-chrome-extensions-and-more#comments Azure Chrome gaming Purism Security Training Ubuntu Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:20:19 +0000 Jill Franklin 1339606 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Firefox Release, Xen, KDE's Plasma and More http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/firefox-release-xen-kdes-plasma-and-more <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/firefox-release-xen-kdes-plasma-and-more" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/maxpixel.freegreatpicture.com-Global-Inform-Read-News-Paper-Newspaper-Policy-1713669_0.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="133" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> <em>News highlights for January 16, 2018.</em> </p> <p> Set your calendars for January 23, 2018, to download the latest <a href="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Firefox/Releases/58">Firefox 58 release</a> packed with performance/bottleneck and bug fixes, an even better site source code debugger and more. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/firefox-release-xen-kdes-plasma-and-more"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/firefox-release-xen-kdes-plasma-and-more#comments Commuity Firefox KDE News Raspberry Pi Ubuntu Virtualization Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:04:43 +0000 Petros Koutoupis 1339600 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Ubuntu Kylin, a Linux Distribution with a Microsoft Windows Experience http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-kylin-linux-distribution-microsoft-windows-experience <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ubuntu-kylin-linux-distribution-microsoft-windows-experience" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/figure1_1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="149" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Ubuntu Kylin is an open-source Linux distribution based on Ubuntu since 2013, mainly developed by a Chinese team alongside dozens of Linux developers all over the world. It contains the basic features you would expect from Ubuntu, plus features a desktop environment and applications.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ubuntu-kylin-linux-distribution-microsoft-windows-experience"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-kylin-linux-distribution-microsoft-windows-experience#comments Beginners Desktop Distributions Microsoft Ubuntu Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:48:37 +0000 Jack Yu 1339426 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Linux Lite http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/linux-lite <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/linux-lite" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12187f4.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="137" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> <a href="http://linuxliteos.com">Linux Lite</a> is a beginner-friendly Linux distribution that is based on the well known Ubuntu LTS and targeted at Windows users. Its mission is to provide a complete set of applications to support users' everyday computing needs, including a complete office suite, media players and other essential applications. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/linux-lite"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/linux-lite#comments Beginners Distributions Products Ubuntu Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:28:28 +0000 James Gray 1339421 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Permabit Technology Corporation's Albireo VDO for Ubuntu Server http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/permabit-technology-corporations-albireo-vdo-ubuntu-server <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/permabit-technology-corporations-albireo-vdo-ubuntu-server" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12109f3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="57" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> In perfect alignment with its self-described identity as "the data reduction expert", <a href="http://permabit.com">Permabit Technology Corporation</a> recently announced availability of its Albireo Virtual Data Optimizer (VDO) 6 for Canonical's Ubuntu Server.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/permabit-technology-corporations-albireo-vdo-ubuntu-server"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/permabit-technology-corporations-albireo-vdo-ubuntu-server#comments Cloud OpenStack Products Servers Storage Ubuntu Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:12:43 +0000 James Gray 1339245 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Parrot S.L.A.M.dunk http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/parrot-slamdunk <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/parrot-slamdunk" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12098f3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="123" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Powered by Ubuntu and Robot Operating System (ROS), the <a href="http://parrot.com">Parrot</a> S.L.A.M.dunk open development hardware and software kit enables drones to transform into smart robots.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/parrot-slamdunk"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/parrot-slamdunk#comments Products Robots Ubuntu Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:50:35 +0000 James Gray 1339223 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Ubuntu MATE, Not Just a Whim http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-mate-not-just-whim <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ubuntu-mate-not-just-whim" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12018matef1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="126" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> I've stated for years how much I dislike Ubuntu's Unity interface. Yes, it's become more polished through the years, but it's just not an interface that thinks the same way I do. That's likely because I'm old and inflexible, but nevertheless, I've done everything I could to avoid using Unity, which usually means switching to Xubuntu.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ubuntu-mate-not-just-whim"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-mate-not-just-whim#comments Desktop Ubuntu Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:30:00 +0000 Shawn Powers 1339196 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Canonical Ltd.'s Ubuntu Core http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12078f3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="112" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Canonical Ltd.'s "Snappy" Ubuntu Core, a stripped-down version of Ubuntu designed for autonomous machines, devices and other internet-connected digital things, has gained significant traction in the chipset/semiconductor market recently. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core#comments Embedded IOT Products Ubuntu Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:30:00 +0000 James Gray 1339188 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Ubuntu Online Summit http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-online-summit <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ubuntu-online-summit" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex_1.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="200" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/u1000009/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex_1.png" width="200" height="200" alt="" title="" /> <p> There's a fundamental difference between conferences for community-driven projects and closed-source commercial software.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ubuntu-online-summit"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-online-summit#comments Canonical Community Ubuntu Thu, 05 May 2016 16:30:00 +0000 James Darvell 1339049 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Canonical and BQ's Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-and-bqs-aquaris-m10-ubuntu-edition-tablet <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/canonical-and-bqs-aquaris-m10-ubuntu-edition-tablet" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/11997f4.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="112" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/large-550px-centered/u1000009/11997f4.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache-large-550px-centered" /> <p> Canonical's broad vision for Ubuntu Linux is to offer a single, converged personal computing experience across devices.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/canonical-and-bqs-aquaris-m10-ubuntu-edition-tablet"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-and-bqs-aquaris-m10-ubuntu-edition-tablet#comments Desktop Hardware Mobile Products Ubuntu Mon, 18 Apr 2016 20:00:00 +0000 James Gray 1339032 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Ubuntu on Windows? http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-windows <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ubuntu-windows" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex_0.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="200" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/u1000009/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex_0.png" width="200" height="200" alt="" title="" /> <p> With Microsoft and Canonical working together on a number of projects, the Internet has been rife with speculation and rumors.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ubuntu-windows"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntu-windows#comments News Ubuntu Windows Mon, 04 Apr 2016 17:00:00 +0000 James Darvell 1339022 at http://www.linuxjournal.com UbuntuBSD http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntubsd <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ubuntubsd" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="200" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/u1000009/200px-Logo-ubuntu_cof-white_orange-hex.png" width="200" height="200" alt="" title="" /><p><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/u1000009/Bsd_daemon.jpg" width="150" height="158" alt="" title="" /> What do you do when the developers of your operating system make a design choice you hate?<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ubuntubsd"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ubuntubsd#comments BSD News Ubuntu Fri, 01 Apr 2016 19:00:00 +0000 James Darvell 1339019 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Celebrating Ian Murdock http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/remembering-ian-murdock <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/remembering-ian-murdock" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/ianmurdock.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="120" height="129" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://ianmurdock.com/" rel="nofollow">Ian Murdock</a> was a Linux original. He gave us <a href="https://www.debian.org/" rel="nofollow">Debian</a> in 1993 when he was <a href="http://ianmurdock.com/post/how-i-came-to-find-linux/" rel="nofollow">still an undergrad at Purdue, and Linux' latest version was to the right of the decimal point</a>. (He was the <i>ian</i> in the name.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/remembering-ian-murdock"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/remembering-ian-murdock#comments blog Debian Ian Murdock Ubuntu Thu, 31 Dec 2015 04:15:57 +0000 Doc Searls 1338921 at http://www.linuxjournal.com