Installing Linux Mint on an XP PC is something any Windows power user can do.
Microsoft (MSFT) Windows XP’s end is nigh, and you might think a longtime Linux user such as myself would have little reason to care. But I do, because XP’s impending end of life means virtualizing Windows apps on open source platforms is about to become much more difficult. Here’s why.
This tutorial is Part 3 of a three-part “Learning PHP” series teaching you how to use PHP through building a simple workflow application. In this tutorial, you will learn about using HTTP authentication, streaming files, and how to create objects and exceptions.
A new Linux Foundation report says collaborative software development, along the model pioneered by open source Linux kernel developers, is increasingly popular among enterprises, too.
Configure GIMP to resemble Photoshop in Linux. The GIMP is a great image editor, but so is Photoshop. Here’s how you can make the GIMP look like Photoshop in Linux.
Aplex unveiled a fanless, Linux-ready, box PC based on a dual-core, 1.86GHz Atom D2550, with a slim, 29mm height and ruggedization features.
Airships v2 is out, bringing better multiplayer and more ship design options. At its core, the game is about designing airships and fighting with them. Ships are put together out of modules, and the layout of modules matters a great deal.
Steven Shiau has announced a new stable release of Clonezilla Live, a Debian-based live CD designed primarily for partition and disk imaging/cloning tasks: “This release of Clonezilla live (2.2.2-32) includes major enhancements and bug fixes. The underlying GNU/Linux operating system was upgraded; this release is based on the….
Rubén Rodríguez Pérez has announced Trisquel GNU/Linux 6.0.1, an upgrade release of the Ubuntu-based distribution that uses strictly free software only (as defined by Free Software Foundation’s guidelines): “This is an incremental upgrade release which includes all of the maintenance updates and bugfixes since the publication of Trisquel….
Add the latest version of Google Earth to your Ubuntu 14.04 system. Google earth lets you fly all around the planet. You can see buildings, satellite imagery, terrain and even street views.
TI released Sitara Linux SDK 7.0, now based on the mainline Linux kernel. The SDK supports the Sitara AM355x, and coming soon, the new Sitara AM4x and AM5x. The Sitara Linux Software Development Kit 7.0 incorporates the Texas Instruments Arago Linux distribution and a stable mainline Linux kernel. The SDK also includes the U-Boot bootloader, […]
When it comes to file managers, there’s such a rich range to choose from on Linux, one could get confused and just go with the default one provided by their distribution or desktop environment (like most do, actually). However, Dolphin or Nautilus are not the only kids on the block here.
Some good news for you all, Escape Goat 2 easily one of my favourite puzzle-platformers around has seen decent sales on Linux since release!
In today’s open source roundup: Linux Mint might work well as a replacement for Windows XP. Plus: What is open source? And the Budgie desktop resembles Chrome OS.
Google recently held a security competition in Vancouver. One of the biggest highlights of the competition is that well-known hacker, George Hotz, who goes by his online name of Geohot has bagged a $150,000 prize from Google. This was reported by the International Business Times. The Pwnium 4 security competition invited hackers to fish out […]