After just a few days of using Manjaro Linux, here is a list of my favorite features so far.
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SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 is available today. And with it SLES 12 brings several significant new features and extensions to the desktop and to the datacenter.
Making things right when something goes wrong, and a summary of what I have seen and done in this series.
Samba, which has been bringing Windows-compatible file sharing to Linux servers, Mac servers, and desktops for years, takes another step forward.
Ubuntu 13.10 may not be the most exciting desktop Linux, but it is very solid and contains many useful new features.
The most significant aspect of Ubuntu 13.10 (codenamed Saucy Salamander) is the first release of Mir, Canonical's next-generation display server, which replaces X Windows. Saucy Salamander also features Unity 7 and Linux kernel 3.11.
The latest Linux kernel is coming with new features and a tongue-in-cheek nickname and logo.
Service Pack 3 is available for Suse Linux Enterprise Server - introducing support for new Intel, AMD and IBM hardware and increasing its virtualisation features.
The Linux 3.9 kernel brings with it an SSD caching, improved performance for multi-threaded network server applications and a host of other features.
The latest major Linux kernel release is here and it includes features that ARM developers and network administrators will love
The personal cloud service is now available on Linux, Windows, Android, Mac OS X and iOS. For Apple users, Ubuntu One will be a rival to some — but not by any means all — features of iCloud.
The release version of Firefox 13 is now available to download for desktop Windows, Mac and Linux machines, bringing with it a redesigned home screen and a switch to the new, faster SPDY protocol by default.Firefox 13 has a new home screen that provides quick access to frequently used features.
The team developing version 13 of Linux Mint has put out a release candidate of the desktop operating system for testing.Linux Mint 13 release candidate comes with new features, such as a new display manager.
The 12.04 long-term support release of the popular Linux distribution brings the divisive Unity desktop to enterprise customers, along with business-friendly features and what Mark Shuttleworth calls 'the future of the menu'
Oracle today released its Enterprise Kernel Release 2 for Oracle Linux that features support for the mainline Linux 3 and btrfs and reportedly offers fastest performance on Intel systems. Linux Containers and DTrace are also offered as technology previews but not commercially supported
The parent company of the best Linux distro around now offers their free Ubuntu One Files service for your iPhone.
The company has introduced Linux compatibility to shared cloud storage via the Atmos platform, and rolled out new management, automation and metering features to the distributed storage service
Yammer spruces up and gets more social with a news ticker and collaborative editing tools.
Over the years I have not really paid much attention to verifying downloads for the GNU/Linux installation discs when I download them. I used to just download the ISO files, burn them, and sometimes I would use the self-verifying media check that Red Hat does at the very beginning of the installation process.
Microsoft has contributed source code under the GPLv3 to Samba, the file server software that enables Linux servers to share files with Windows PCs. No, I'm not making this up.
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