Articles about Open Source
More trial and error attempts to set up multi-boot on my new laptop. Here's what I've learned to date.
While the technology to run big-data projects may be opening up to more firms, progress has been hampered by a lack of skills and a corporate preference for gut instinct.
Want a tech job? Then polish up your Linux skills and you will be handsomely rewarded.
Several stories recently have spread misinformation about how Google licenses Android and its services. Here's the real story on how Android licensing works with open source and Linux.
Once the world's second-largest Linux distributor, Red Flag software has closed down reportedly due to mismanagement and after owing months in unpaid wages.
After months of often bitter debate, Ubuntu will follow Debian in using systemd instead of its own Upstart for Linux start-up and shutdown routines.
Mitchell Baker, chair of the Mozilla Foundation, defends Firefox's new ad program. Firefox users remain wary.
The Chinese-language Ubuntu Kylin OS has been downloaded more than one million times since its launch last year as the country looks to replace the soon to be unsupported Windows XP.
A number of agreements between DataStax and firms such as Google and Accenture could be telling for the growth of the open-source Apache Cassandra distributed database.
Installing Fedora and Mageia has been easy - but configuring UEFI Boot has been a nightmare
The open-source Tizen operating system project has snagged an additional 15 partners, including carriers and app developers.
I spotted a bargain laptop recently which I couldn't resist. Now to get it ready for Linux.
The alliance between open-source enterprise software firm Red Hat and Hadoop distro company Hortonworks has produced its first commercial offspring.
With OpenDaylight software-defined networking, rivals and users are united by open source to create software-defined networking for everyone. Believe it or not, the group's already made great progress and more is in store.
Over three months of discussions, two stalled votes, and one failed coup, the Debian technical committee appears to have settled on systemd as the init system for Debian's upcoming jessie release.