Bitcoin Basics Bitcoin Digital CurrencyJan 29, 2013
Bitcoin is a decentralized virtual currency, popular with hackers and the open source community. We’ll explain how the money is created and how it works.more »
Maluuba nAPI Natural language processing with Maluuba’s nAPIJan 23, 2013
Add natural language processing to your own applications with Maluuba’s Natural Language API (nAPI).more »
Avoiding Eye Strain Color Temperature ToolsDec 28, 2012
Do you have problems getting to sleep after a late night computer session? Does the monitor brightness hurt your eyes? Several Linux tools are available that could help with these problems.more »
Workspace: QuickNote and Geeknote Introduction to QuickNote and GeeknoteDec 19, 2012
Sorting through the array of note-taking tools and their features can be overwhelming. We look at two applications that offer a simple approach.more »
Yorba Desktop The Gnome Desktop and BeyondSep 10, 2012
At a time when many developers are focused on cloud applications, Yorba’s sights remain fixed firmly on the desktop.more »
Practical Wine Building a Wine environment for Windows applicationsAug 06, 2012
More and more Windows applications run on Linux thanks to Wine. If you spend a little time on configuration and troubleshooting, you won’t be stuck in Windows – even with applications that no one dreamed would run on Linux.more »
Fstransform Converting filesystems with FstransformJul 24, 2012
Fstransform converts a filesystem without formatting the media or deleting any files.more »
Byobu Byobu, a session manager for the command lineJun 21, 2012
The Byobu session manager extends the shell, adding a range of useful functions, such as splitting the screen, running programs in the background, or organizing programs in tabs. In particular, administrators who rely on SSH will appreciate Byobu.more »
Both projects help organizations build their own containerized systems.
Mark Shuttleworth has resumed the position of CEO of Canonical.
Microsoft's open source code hosting platform CodePlex will come to an end after a more than 10-year stint.
Comes with Gnome 3.24
The bug was introduced back in 2009 and has been lurking around all this time.
The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
Lives on as a community project
Five new systems join Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition that come with Ubuntu pre-installed.
The Skype Linux client now has almost the same capabilities that it enjoys on other platforms.
At CeBIT 2017, OpenStack Day will offer a wide range of lectures and discussions.