April 24, 2019

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Linux 4.4 Ushers In 2016

First Linux kernel of 2016 is now here

Linux Top 3: Pentoo, Linux Mint 17.1 KDE and openSUSE Tumbleweed Security

2015 starts off with a series of Linux distribution evolutions

Linux in 2014: Six New Kernels, Thousands of New Features

 Linux kernel development keeps up the pace in 2014.

The Linux Kernel in 2012

From Linux 3.2 to 3.7, 2012 was a busy year for Linux

Linux Top 3: Hello ARM, Goodbye 386

Out with the old and in with the new

5 Top News Items From LinuxCon

 Linux community celebrates 20 years of Linux innovations.

715 Open Source Software Applications

Are you wondering what Linux and Free/Open Source software have to offer you? Check out Cynthia Harvey's monster list of 715 FOSS applications for all occasions and all operating systems.

9 Important Linux and FOSS Stories for 2011

Bruce Byfield peers into his crystal ball to pick nine Linux and FOSS stories likely to make headlines in 2011.

WordPress New Beta-- to Upgrade or Not to Upgrade?

The nice people behind the popular WordPress blogging and publishing platform have released the 3.1 beta. Should you upgrade? Joe Brockmeier counsels caution.

My Five Favorite Not-Usual Linux Distros

Yes, "my bestest distros!" is a overworked topic, but it's fun and Ubuntu is not on this list. So perhaps this will introduce you to something new and interesting.

Can Android do Serious Linux Work, or is it Just a Toy?

The Linux-based Android is the hot new mobile platform, but is it more than an entertainment device? Can it do remote server administration? What about the also red-hot iPad?

Best Gifts For the Linux Geek, Make Your Own Railgun, and More

Tis the season! Linux is the gift that keeps on giving; here is a roundup of my suggestions for treating yourself, your loved ones, or other people with Linux and geeky goodness.

Is Linux Kernel Development Slowing Down?

The Linux Foundation's newly-released "Who Writes Linux" report shows some interesting trends into who is contributing to Linux in 2010 -- and yes, Canonical is on the list.

Yes, Novell Owns Unix

Novell is selling over 800 patents to Microsoft, but not their Unix copyrights.

Red Hat Takes on Unix

A new release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux is a boost to resellers, and to Unix defectors. So what is a company that sells both Unix and Linux do?

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