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  1. Linux Mint 17.2 launches with big Cinnamon and MATE desktop improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PC World

    While Ubuntu's looking ahead to the future, Linux Mint's focused on making the traditional desktop experience better than ever. Linux Mint 17.2 is the opposite.


  2. Cheaper Intel Compute Stick with Ubuntu Linux preinstalled coming this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | ITworld

    Intel's Compute Stick now comes in more flavors than just Windows, Windows, and more Windows. A version of the Intel Compute Stick loaded with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS will go on sale this week, according to Canonical.


  3. Reddit users want CEO Ellen Pao firedRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | ITworld

    In today's open source roundup: Angry Reddit users want a new CEO. Plus: DistroWatch reviews Alpine Linux 3.2.0. And Firefox 40 will bring improved scrolling and other enhancements Reddit has been on a very rocky road lately, and now some of the site's users are demanding that CEO Ellen Pao be replaced.


  4. Are You Building an Open Marketing Organization?Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | CMSWire

    ... your marketing organization is by taking an open marketing approach. Based on the same principles of open source software, open marketing allows for easier integration between different marketing technologies. This gives marketers the opportunity to ...


  5. Open Source Software Is Driving RoboticsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | DevX

    In last month's 2015 DARPA Robotics Challenge , 18 of the 23 teams who competed used the open source Robotic Operating System , and 14 used an open source robot simulator called Gazebo. Brian Gerkey, CEO of the Open Source Robotics Foundation noted that simulators like Gazebo "broadens access to robotics, which are inherently expensive.


  6. Dielmo 3D Introduces the Launching of Web Portal OHIORead the original story

    1 hr ago | Directions Magazine

    ... of the LiDAR data including editing, measurement and export tools. The 3D LiDAR Points Client is open source software that allows the visualization of LiDAR point cloud data in 3D over the internet. Any user, expert or not in LiDAR data, will be ...


  7. Linux commits 4.2 release candidate within days of Kernel 4.1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Inquirer

    THE LINUX FOUNDATION has released one of the biggest code drops ever as it commits Linux 4.2rc1 with a million lines of new code. Versions 4.0 and 4.1 turned out to be slightly damp in the squib department, and Linux dungeon master Linus Torvalds originally predicted that the last addition would be the biggie, but it now turns out that this is the mothership .


  8. Goldman Sachs Programmer Sergei Aleynikov's Saga to Acquittal - EEA and Secrecy HysteriaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PrawfsBlawg

    ... as a programmer for Goldman's high frequency trading platform where he, like other programmers, used open source software on a daily basis. Unlike the frequently practiced requirement of putting open source code back to the common pool after use and ...


  9. Re: Python has landed?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Midrange-l mailing list

    Glad is this Python 3.4. I hope they don't add python 2.7 support. People need to upgrade.


  10. Work launches on TurboIMAGE Wiki pageRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | 3000 NewsWire

    History is a major element in the HP 3000's everyday life. A computer that received its last vendor-released enhancement in 2009 is not in need of a lot of tracing of new aspects.


  11. Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) reaches End of Life on July 23, 2015Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | UbuntuGeek

    ... utions with millions of users in homes, schools, businesses and governments around the world. Ubuntu is Open Source software, costs nothing to download, and users are free to customise or alter their software in order to meet their needs.


  12. Firefox 39 arrives with sharing integration and four major bug bashesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    MOZILLA HAS RELEASED the latest edition of Firefox, version 39, squishing four major bugs and adding the new features first seen in recent beta versions. Firefox Share has been added to Firefox Hello , allowing users to start chatting from a weblink.


  13. Artefactual Systems becomes the newest member of the Open Preservation FoundationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Artefactual Systems is the lead developer of three open-source software tools, Archivematica for digital preservation, AtoM for archival description and online access, and Binder for digital repository management. Artefactual's affiliate contribution will focus on the development, maintenance and public release management of the Format Identification for Digital Objects software tool.


  14. Compiling ZeroMQ library for Android Applications on IntelA x86 PlatformsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Code Project

    Intel Developer Zone offers tools and how-to information for cross-platform app development, platform and technology information, code samples, and peer expertise to help developers innovate and succeed. Join our communities for Android , Internet of Things , Intel RealSense Technology and Windows to download tools, access dev kits, share ideas with like-minded developers, and participate in hackathon's, contests, roadshows, and local events.


  15. The Container Revolution: Much Ado About Nothing?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    I'm a 20 year veteran of the IT industry with a background in infrastructure and software development. My day job is as a consulting CTO, to companies large and small, as the owner of PivotNine Pty Ltd. I cover the business of IT, with particular interests in infrastructure, security, and open source software.


  16. Why the open source business model is a failureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Network World

    ... by selling maintenance and support subscriptions. But the cloud may be the key to revenue generation. Open source software companies must move to the cloud and add proprietary code to their products to succeed. The current business model is recipe ...


  17. Intel Compute Stick mini-PC launches in India.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Intel has released its Compute Stick, a PC stick running full Windows in India . This little dongle will change your TV or screen with a HDMI port to an undeniable PC.


  18. Python and Raspberry Pi in educationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    We love Python at the Raspberry Pi Foundation-it's our go-to general purpose programming language for most projects and activities. Our home-brewed, Pi-optimized Linux distribution Raspbian ships with a number of different languages and educational tools , but the one we and many others tend to choose is Python.


  19. What is upstream & downstream software?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    This question came up during conversations with Red Hat's Chris Wright, a Linux kernel developer and a principal software engineer with the company. Of course, in non-tech business speak, upstream tends to refer to production processes that involves searching for raw materials -- in software, this is not the case.


  20. Test Upcoming Debian Based Operating System Parsix 8.0Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Linux Today

    Parsix is a Debian based Linux operating system; the design goal of this distribution is to provide an easy to use operating system for laptop and desktop users.