ITworld Open Source http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/46/all en Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS released http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428715/ubuntu-14041-lts-released Canonical has released Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, a point release that focuses on bug fixes and security updates. Plus: The NY Times bashes open source for not making enough money, and read a review of Deepin 2014 by LinuxBSDos. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428715/ubuntu-14041-lts-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428715/ubuntu-14041-lts-released#comments Open Source News Linux open source Ubuntu Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:00:35 +0000 jimlynch 428715 at http://www.itworld.com GOG.com announces Linux support with more than fifty games http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428554/gogcom-announces-linux-support-more-fifty-games Gaming site GOG.com announced its official support of Linux, with more than 50 games available and many more to follow. Plus: A distrohopper settles down with Debian, and a slideshow of KDE 5. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428554/gogcom-announces-linux-support-more-fifty-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428554/gogcom-announces-linux-support-more-fifty-games#comments Open Source News Linux open source Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:34:27 +0000 jimlynch 428554 at http://www.itworld.com The best browsers for Linux? http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428381/what-are-best-browsers-linux Check out some of the best browsers for Linux. Plus: See Lifehacker&#039;s list of essential Linux applications, and how to run Android on a Mac via VirtualBox.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428381/what-are-best-browsers-linux" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428381/what-are-best-browsers-linux#comments Open Source Tip Linux open source Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:18:50 +0000 jimlynch 428381 at http://www.itworld.com UK government adopts ODF for document exchange with citizens and suppliers http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers The U.K. government has adopted ODF as its standard for the exchange of word processor and spreadsheet files between departments and with citizens and suppliers, meaning that companies and citizens will not be required to buy a particular application or software suite in order to collaborate with government staff.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers#comments Enterprise Software Government IT Management Open Source Software News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:14:11 +0000 IDGNS staff 428371 at http://www.itworld.com Apache Hive brings real-time queries to Hadoop http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop Hive&#039;s SQL-like query language and vastly improved speed on huge data sets make it the perfect partner for an enterprise data warehouse.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop#comments Big Data Business Intelligence Open Source Software Storage Product review Apache Hive Hadoop Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:50:03 +0000 IDGNS staff 428352 at http://www.itworld.com Install Linux kernel 3.14.13 in Ubuntu 14.04 http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428202/install-linux-kernel-31413-ubuntu-1404 Linux kernel 3.14.13 has been released. Here&#039;s how you can install it in Ubuntu 14.04. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428202/install-linux-kernel-31413-ubuntu-1404" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428202/install-linux-kernel-31413-ubuntu-1404#comments Open Source Tip Linux Ubuntu Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:11:13 +0000 jimlynch 428202 at http://www.itworld.com Install Linux kernel 3.14.13 in Linux Mint 17 http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428200/install-linux-kernel-31413-linux-mint-17 Linux kernel 3.14.13 has been released. Here&#039;s how you can install it in Linux Mint 17.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428200/install-linux-kernel-31413-linux-mint-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428200/install-linux-kernel-31413-linux-mint-17#comments Open Source Tip Linux linux mint Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:05:46 +0000 jimlynch 428200 at http://www.itworld.com Install Linux Multimedia Studio in Ubuntu 14.04 http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428193/install-linux-multimedia-studio-ubuntu-1404 Linux Multimedia Studio (LMMS) is an open source application that lets you create music. Here&#039;s how you can install it in Ubuntu 14.04. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428193/install-linux-multimedia-studio-ubuntu-1404" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428193/install-linux-multimedia-studio-ubuntu-1404#comments Open Source Tip Linux Ubuntu Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:40:02 +0000 jimlynch 428193 at http://www.itworld.com Install Linux Multimedia Studio in Linux Mint 17 http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428190/install-linux-multimedia-studio-linux-mint-17 Linux Multimedia Studio (LMMS) is an open source application that lets you create music. Here&#039;s how you can install it in Linux Mint 17.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428190/install-linux-multimedia-studio-linux-mint-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428190/install-linux-multimedia-studio-linux-mint-17#comments Open Source Tip Linux linux mint Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:38:05 +0000 jimlynch 428190 at http://www.itworld.com Chromebooks are freaking out Microsoft in a very big way http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428137/chromebooks-are-freaking-out-microsoft Microsoft is in full blown panic mode about the popularity of Chromebooks. Plus: Download Firefox 31 for your system, and how to install different desktops in Linux. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428137/chromebooks-are-freaking-out-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428137/chromebooks-are-freaking-out-microsoft#comments Open Source News Linux Microsoft Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:38:31 +0000 jimlynch 428137 at http://www.itworld.com VolksPC will run Debian and Android in one ARM-based computer http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428044/volkspc-will-run-debian-and-android-one-computer VolksPC is a new distribution that tries to combine Debian and Android applications on one ARM-based computer. Plus: Avoiding Android vampire apps, and take the Linux.com open source cloud project survey. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428044/volkspc-will-run-debian-and-android-one-computer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428044/volkspc-will-run-debian-and-android-one-computer#comments Open Source News Android Linux Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:52:11 +0000 jimlynch 428044 at http://www.itworld.com eBay uses 100% OpenSource WSO2 ESB to process more than 1Billion transactions a day http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day <!--paging_filter--><p> Along with eBay's success comes a huge demand to ensure reliable, 24x7 availability of the services that enable these transactions. For eBay, that has meant using the WSO2 ESB to carry out more than 1 billion transactions per day!</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Open Source Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:20 +0000 428038 at http://www.itworld.com eBay uses 100% OpenSource WSO2 ESB to process more than 1Billion transactions a day http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Open Source Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:20 +0000 428038 at http://www.itworld.com eBay uses 100% OpenSource WSO2 ESB to process more than 1Billion transactions a day http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Open Source Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:20 +0000 428038 at http://www.itworld.com eBay uses 100% OpenSource WSO2 ESB to process more than 1Billion transactions a day http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/428038/ebay-uses-100-opensource-wso2-esb-process-more-1billion-transactions-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Open Source Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:20 +0000 428038 at http://www.itworld.com