New alternative for init comes with a small footprint and minimal configuration.more »
X marks the target for the next-generation windowing system.more »
Will DNF Replace Yum? Behind the Scenes at Fedora’s Future Package ManagerJan 14, 2014
DNF will soon replace Yum as Fedora’s default package manager, but it still has some hurdles to overcome.more »
Super-clone CentOS Linux gets beamed up to the mother ship.more »
MakePlayLive Releases New Single-Board System Open Hardware Collective Takes on the Big VendorsDec 17, 2013
The KDE Vivaldi tablet isn’t here yet, but its development team is proposing cooperative businesses and open hardware as the future of free software.more »
Version 16 of the popular Linux desktop reveals new tools, edge-snapping, and performance improvements.more »
Free Culture in Evolution: Openclipart and The Open Font Library Openclipart and The Open Font LibraryNov 19, 2013
Compared with free software, free culture is often overlooked; however, once you start looking around the Openclipart and Open Font Library sites – two of the oldest and most successful free culture sites – you soon start to realize that free culture has evolved right alongside free software, providing free content to use with free tools.more »
New release offers better graphics drivers and expands filesystem support.more »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.