Linux runs everything, everywhere, but Linus Torvalds still wants it to rule on one place it doesn't: The desktop.
Linux and Open Source
The latest news and views on all things Linux and open source by seasoned Unix and Linux user Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols.
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, aka sjvn, has been writing about technology and the business of technology since CP/M-80 was the cutting edge PC operating system. SJVN covers networking, Linux, open source, and operating systems.
Paula Rooney is a Boston-based writer who has followed the tech industry for more than two decades.
Want to prove you've got the chops for a Linux job? The Linux Foundation is introducing the proof you'll need with new certifications.
The Linux Foundation is strengthening the walls around the Linux kernel's source code Git repositories.
When it comes to the most popular database management systems, the top three are no surprise; but relatively unheralded PostgreSQL is gaining. And, despite what you may have heard, relational databases still rule.
SUSE shows that it's also a player in the OpenStack cloud races with its latest IaaS cloud, SUSE Cloud 4.
Want a more up-to-date Red Hat Enterprise Linux but not ready to jump all the way the RHEL 7? Then this beta is for you.
School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.
Microsoft's wrestling match with Samsung may just be a contract fight, or it could be the beginning of a war over the validity of Microsoft's Android patents.
Docker's container take on virtualization keeps getting more and more popular as openSUSE adopts it for use.
ownCloud, the open source private cloud for small to medium sized businesses, pulls in great developer support with its latest release.