Dries Buytaert announced today that Nasdaq Corporate Solutions has selected Drupal 8 and will work with Acquia to create its Investor Relations Website Platform. In the words of Angela Byron, a.k.a "Webchick", "This is a big freakin' deal." more>>
Yes, Steven Ovadia's new book for Linux "noobs" is titled
Learn Linux in a Month of Lunches, but readers may
need two-hour lunches
and weekends to attain the ambitious goal implied in the title. more>>
I love fall—the colors, the refreshing change in the air, the fall
vegetable harvest. The best thing about this time of year, however, is
SUSECON. It's happening this year
November 7–11 in Washington, DC.
The Future of Linux: Continuing to Inspire Innovation and Openness
The first 25 years of Linux has transformed the world, not just computing, and the next 25 years will continue to see more growth in the Open Source movement, The Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin said during the opening keynote of LinuxCon/ContainerCon in Toronto on Monday, August 22, 2016.
Linux gamers all over the world will be happy to hear that a new version
of SuperTuxKart is available. This should strike a nostalgic chord to people
who have used desktop Linux to play games during the past ten years.
Year by year, plain-old HTML 5 websites are becoming fancier, and right
now, the home entertainment world is buzzing about VR and 3D. But most
sites are missing the boat; they have no 3D content. Well, that's
about to change.
Peppermint 7 launched a few days ago. Peppermint is a lightweight
Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with an emphasis on speed and simplicity.
Although the name is similar to Linux Mint, the projects aren't
directly related. more>>
When Sony released its PlayStation 3 console in 2006, most fans were
excited by the enhanced graphics and processing power, but a
small (yet significant) group of buyers was excited about an entirely
different feature. more>>
The ever-popular VLC turned 15 a few days ago--that's 15 years since the
project was GPLed and released to the world. If we were pedants, we might
point out that the project actually came into existence in 1996, but that
was a different lifetime.
Docker's recent acquisition of Unikernel Systems has sent pulses racing in
the microservice world. At the same time, many people have
no clue what to make of it, so here's a quick explanation of why this
move is a good thing.
A few days ago, security firm Perception Point released the details of a
zero-day exploit in the Linux kernel, which has sparked a wave of panic as
the report indicated that millions of Android devices are vulnerable.