Articles about Linux
After almost twenty years of working with Linux desktops, here’s Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols’ pick of the litter.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Linux, the Linux Foundation is holding a t-shirt contest.
Among these more obscure flavors of Linux are a few that you may not have encountered, but could be just what you need.
Ubuntu 10.10 was released for download on 10/10/10. This screenshot gallery shows what is new and improved.
Backupninja is for any Linux administrator looking for a solid backup tool that won't require a full day's work to setup, but will still be reliable.
Over the last week, Jolicloud started rolling out the first complete version of its Netbook-centric Linux distribution to existing users.
What’s the big deal about Linux Mint and why is it so popular among Linux users? It includes a number of improvements and tweaks that aren’t set up out-of-the-box in the base Ubuntu distribution.
If you've grown tired of all the hand-holding utilities in Ubuntu or Fedora, then look no further than Slackware — a distribution that shuns the now-standard GUI configuration and system utilities in favour of the venerable command line.
After spending a few years concentrating on stability, performance and compatibility, Ubuntu is now set for an image makeover.
The first glimpse of Firefox Mobile, developed exclusively for Maemo 5 on the Nokia N900.
The Nokia N900 is now available from various US retailers and after two full months of using a loaner device I just purchased my own. This latest Linux-based device has a new version of the Maemo OS and integrates a cellular radio. You will find some aspects of S60 in the N900, along with a rather unique user interface and extremely powerful Mozilla-based web browser. Apps are still early in development, but with the browser you can do most everything you need to do with dedicated apps.
Fedora is Red Hat's younger, more community-driven desktop-centric distribution. ZDNet.com.au grabbed the ISOs hot out of the oven to see what Fedora 12 was all about.
Highlights of this release include the addition of a new boot screen, an updated default theme, and the addition of the Ubuntu One service.
openSUSE 11.2 will be the latest release of the project's Open Source deluxe Linux distribution.
Canonical have just released the beta of the next installment of the popular Linux distro - Ubuntu 9.10 beta "Karmic Koala."