Desktopia: Wmii A look at the Wmii Window ManagerFeb 28, 2006
If you’d rather rule the desktop from your keyboard, try the powerful Wmii window manager.more »
Live Distro Roundup Highlights of the live Linux landscapeJan 31, 2006
Many fine live Linux distributions are waiting for you right now on the Internet. The right choice depends on what you need.more »
Command Line: Wget FTP Downloads and website mirroring with WgetDec 31, 2005
Wget downloads files and even whole websites from the command line.more »
Desktopia: Whaw Organizing windows with WhawDec 31, 2005
If you’re weary of sorting through overlapping windows, Whaw will help you get organized.more »
Gnumeric Working with Gnome’s Gnumeric SpreadsheetDec 31, 2005
OpenOffice Calc is fine for most spreadsheet applications, but if you’re looking for better performance and a smaller footprint, try Calc’s lean competitor, Gnumeric.more »
KTools: Kat Desktop Searches with KatDec 31, 2005
The Kat desktop search tool turns up more than text strings.more »
Gnome 2.12 A look at Gnome 2.12Dec 31, 2005
Gnome 2.10 reconquered many desktops with its return to values such as simplicity, clarity, and ease of use. The new Gnome 2.12 GNU desktop environment continues this emphasis on the basics.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.