• Should Windows 9 steal more features from Linux?

    Posted September 18, 2014 - 1:31 pm

    Should Microsoft poach more features from Linux for Windows 9? Plus: Why multiple desktops are still better in Linux than in Windows 9, and the future of Linux gaming might not be a bright one.
  • Is ChromeOS a threat to desktop Linux?

    Posted September 17, 2014 - 1:29 pm

    Is ChromeOS a real threat to the future of desktop Linux? Plus: Is Linux or Windows the best option for your business? And KDE developer Aaron Seigo launches an attack on community managers.
  • Are the Linux Mint developers using sexist codenames?

    Posted September 16, 2014 - 10:35 am

    Have the Linux Mint developers crossed a line into sexism by choosing a female name again? Plus: A review of PCLinuxOS 2014.08, and is Microsoft copying features from Linux in Windows 9?
  • Why Linux sucks in 2014

    Posted September 12, 2014 - 12:29 pm

    No operating system is perfect, including Linux. Bryan Lunduke explores some of the problems facing Linux in 2014. Plus: A week with the Ratpoison window manager, and five large organizations that use desktop Linux.
  • Linux toilet tweets each time you flush

    Posted September 11, 2014 - 11:24 am

    Linux is everywhere these days, including in toilets. Yes, there's a Linux toilet that sends tweets each time you flush. Plus: Thirty things to do after you install Ubuntu, and Microsoft's blue screen of death smartwatch.
  • Five free office suites for Linux

    Posted September 10, 2014 - 11:52 am

    Check out free office suites for Linux. Plus: Disproving outdated myths about Linux, and Linux Journal looks at the Anker desktop charger.
  • What do you hate about Linux?

    Posted September 9, 2014 - 11:43 am

    Do you hate certain things about Linux? A writer at Tecmint shares five things he hates about Linux. Plus: An InfoWorld columnist thinks that Linux distros should be split between servers and desktops. And what will happen to Linux when Linus passes away?
  • For a sweet desktop, try Mint with Cinnamon

    Posted September 8, 2014 - 1:03 pm

    Linux Mint 17 offers long-term support; emerges as open source alternative for Windows XP users.
  • A visual history of open source

    Posted September 8, 2014 - 10:56 am

    Open source has come a long way from where it started. See the visual history of open source in an infographic. Plus: Is LibreOffice 4.0 better than Microsoft Office 2013? And check out a helpful systemd versus sysVinit cheatsheet.
  • Systemd rampages through the Linux community like Godzilla through Tokyo

    Posted September 5, 2014 - 12:16 pm

    Systemd is the controversy that just won't die. Plus: Gentoo Linux 20140826 LiveDVD is available for download, and WordPress 4.0 has been released.
  • How a Linux system administrator evolves from beginner to advanced professional

    Posted September 4, 2014 - 12:21 pm

    The Linux Foundation shows how a Linux system administrator evolves from beginner to advanced professional. Plus: See the different types of Linux users based on their distribution, and Borderlands 2 is coming to Linux.
  • Review

    Review: RHEL 7 lands with a jolt

    Posted September 3, 2014 - 12:01 pm

    There's a lot to like in the next Red Hat Enterprise Linux, but some fundamental changes may prove problematic.
  • Microsoft bashes Chromebooks in YouTube video

    Posted September 2, 2014 - 10:32 am

    Microsoft bashes Chromebooks in a YouTube video. Plus: Will systemd cause a split between Linux desktop and server distros? And five tips to help you move to open source software.
  • Is distrohopping in Linux becoming a thing of the past?

    Posted August 26, 2014 - 11:11 am

    Has distrohopping lost its appeal for Linux users? Plus: A Linux user switches to Mac then comes back, and a journalist rages against having to recompile the Linux kernel.
  • Linux and systemd: A case of the old versus the young?

    Posted August 25, 2014 - 11:01 am

    Is the controversy over systemd a case of the old versus the young? Plus: Which Linux distributions do you consider innovative? And a journalist spends a week with Ubuntu's Unity desktop.
  • Does it still make sense for Linus to want the desktop for Linux?

    Posted August 22, 2014 - 11:36 am

    Linus still wants the desktop for Linux, but is he trapped in the past? Plus: Should open source developers support Windows more? And share your first experience with Linux.
  • Why do so many Linux users hate Oracle?

    Posted August 20, 2014 - 9:33 am

    Why is Oracle hated by so many Linux users? Plus: The city of Munich may not be dumping Linux after all, and how to encrypt your email in Linux.
  • Is it time to automate your home with Linux?

    Posted August 19, 2014 - 11:03 am

    Check out twelve Linux-based home automation systems for less than $300. Plus: What do Linux users love about systemd? And LinuxCon and CloudOpen start tomorrow.
  • Kill switches might let the government brick your smartphone

    Posted August 18, 2014 - 11:45 am

    Kill switches might let the government brick your smartphone. Plus: A full review of KDE's Plasma 5, and is systemd evil?
  • Does Linux need to change to attract more users?

    Posted August 15, 2014 - 12:05 pm

    Does Linux need to change to attract more users? Plus: A beginner's guide to Linux, and useful command line tools for Linux system administrators.
  • Six secrets that might encourage Windows users to try Linux

    Posted August 14, 2014 - 11:45 am

    Here are six secrets that can help encourage Windows users to try Linux. Plus: Four top Linux download managers, and why has the controversial systemd been adopted so quickly?
  • Are the Linux versus Windows flame wars finally coming to an end?

    Posted August 13, 2014 - 11:16 am

    Are the Linux versus Windows flame wars finally coming to an end? Plus: Linux Mint Debian Edition will switch to Debian Stable, and the virtues of open source textbooks.
  • How learning Linux can help your IT career

    Posted August 12, 2014 - 11:03 am

    Why learning Linux can be a huge help to your IT career. Plus: Are you happy with your current Linux distribution? And the Acer Chromebook 13 uses Nvidia's Tegra K1 processor.
  • TrackingPoint offers amazing AR15 rifles powered by Linux

    Posted August 11, 2014 - 12:07 pm

    Linux is everywhere these days, including in TrackingPoint's new Linux based AR15 rifles. Plus: Find the best Chromebooks for students headed back to school, and learn how to watch Netflix in Ubuntu.
  • Should Xfce or GNOME be the default desktop in Debian Jessie?

    Posted August 8, 2014 - 11:33 am

    Controversy rages around Debian Jessie's default desktop. Will it be GNOME or Xfce? Plus: How to pick the right desktop environment for your needs, and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is coming to Linux.

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