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Your Next Android Phone May Come With An Ubuntu PC Your Next Android Phone May Come With An Ubuntu PC
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Android is pretty versatile as far as operating systems go. It can be a lot of things, but we still haven’t seen Android take on the PC space in a big way just yet. Ubuntu might just change that. Ubuntu, …

Nvidia Releases New Linux Drivers For Its GTX 600 Series Nvidia Releases New Linux Drivers For Its GTX 600 Series

Valve announced today that the closed beta for Linux is now beginning for those lucky few who were selected out of the 60,000 applicants. Those players will be able to start playing native versions of games like Team Fortress 2, …

Steam For Linux Is Now In Closed Beta Steam For Linux Is Now In Closed Beta
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Valve’s Steam platform began life on Windows, and only just moved to Macs in 2010. Now the Washington-based developer is ready to move Steam onto the wild west of operating systems – Linux. Valve announced that the Steam for Linux …

Valve “jumping” Into Gaming Hardware Creation Valve “jumping” Into Gaming Hardware Creation
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It’s been rumored for months now that Valve is working on creating their own game console. Aside from hiring hardware engineers, Valve striking out with their own hardware just seems to make sense. The company is already porting Steam games …

The Linux Foundation Finds A Friend In Twitter The Linux Foundation Finds A Friend In Twitter

The Linux Foundation is one of the best non-profits you can support. You may use Windows or OS X for your computer, but they wouldn’t be half as good as they are if it weren’t for Linux. In short – …

Check Out These Photos Of Near-Space Taken By A Raspberry Pi Check Out These Photos Of Near-Space Taken By A Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is one of the coolest computing innovations of the last few years. It’s a simple ARM-powered Linux computer that only costs $25, yet can already do so much. The initial goal was to use the Pi as …

Valve Prepares Steam’d Penguins For Linux Gamers Valve Prepares Steam’d Penguins For Linux Gamers

We brought you word a few months ago that Valve was bringing their popular digital game delivery service, Steam, to Linux. The news came from Michael Larabel, founder of Phoronix, who had been invited to Valve Headquarters to help along …

Linux Kernel Version 3.4 Now Available Linux Kernel Version 3.4 Now Available

It’s always strikes me with awe whenever a new version of the Linux kernel is released. The hours of work that developers put into this product is just kind of mind blowing especially when you consider that a lot of …

Matt Cutts On The Hardware & Software That Power Googlebot Matt Cutts On The Hardware & Software That Power Googlebot

Google uploaded a new Webmaster Help video from Matt Cutts, which addresses a question about the hardware/server-side software that powers a typical Googlebot server. “So one of the secrets of Google is that rather than employing these mainframe machines, this …

Goobuntu: When Google Makes Its Own Ubuntu Goobuntu: When Google Makes Its Own Ubuntu
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Before Linux started to invade every facet of our lives while displaying its majesty to the everyday user, it was an operating system that developers swore by. They still do and that’s why Ubuntu and other derivatives are used throughout …

Pixar Almost Lost Every Bit of Footage from Toy Story 2 Pixar Almost Lost Every Bit of Footage from Toy Story 2
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Have you ever accidentally deleted something important you were working on at the most inopportune moment? Of course you have. In a computerized world, this sort of mistake happens all the time. Unless you’re some sort of impossibly meticulous individual …

EA F2P Games Released For Ubuntu Software Center EA F2P Games Released For Ubuntu Software Center

Linux has the tendency to get no love from the major video game publishers. Well today we get news that the Free to Play games Lord of Ultima and Command and Conquer Tiberium Alliances are coming to the Ubuntu Software …

Skype Begins Using Linux Boxes For Its VoIP Services Skype Begins Using Linux Boxes For Its VoIP Services

With Skype now being owned by Microsoft, the company has the advantage of being able to completely overhaul their infrastructure for the betterment of their own and its users’ security. The change, replacing its P2P “supernodes” with Microsoft-hosted Linux boxes, …

Linux Is Getting Valve’s Steam Platform Soon Linux Is Getting Valve’s Steam Platform Soon
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It’s a fun little joke to say that Mac doesn’t get any games, but we know that to be totally untrue. More and more developers are making sure their games can run on OS X ever since Apple switched to …

Linux Foundation Releases Annual Development Report Linux Foundation Releases Annual Development Report

Every year, the Linux Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the growth of the Linux platform, compiles an annual development report that details the Linux kernel development process. The report covers the work completed through the Linux kernel 3.2 release. …

Ubuntu 12.04 Beta: Canonical’s New Linux Desktop Ubuntu 12.04 Beta: Canonical’s New Linux Desktop
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At first, when Unity (Gnome’s replacement in Ubuntu 11x) came to fruition, I could not stand it. I had been used to Gnome being standard in all of the latest Ubuntu releases up until that time (even though in some …

Raspberry Pi Developer Webinar Coming April 4 Raspberry Pi Developer Webinar Coming April 4
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The Raspberry Pi is a tiny $25 computer intended for children that sold out to adults wanting to play with it. It really is quite the amazing work of art as far as computers are concerned. It runs on Linux …

Humble Bundle For Android 2 Launches Today Humble Bundle For Android 2 Launches Today
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Are you a fan of the indie game focused Humble Bundle? You might want to listen up since the newest one has just launched today that includes Android-powered games. This time, the Humble Bundle includes hits such as Avadon, Cogs, …

Linux 3.3 Released, Merges With Android Linux 3.3 Released, Merges With Android
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As we reported on last month, Linux developers are becoming more important to businesses the world over. Their jobs are just about to get easier with the release of Linux version 3.3. The release notes for Linux 3.3 is pretty …

The $35 PC Raspberry Pi Sells Out In Minutes The $35 PC Raspberry Pi Sells Out In Minutes
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Linux based Raspberry Pi sold out yesterday and crashed makers Premier Farnell or RS Components websites. The revolutionary PC is the size of a credit card and features a USB port for a keyboard, Ethernet port, SD card slot, and …

Open Source Now On Par With Proprietary Software Open Source Now On Par With Proprietary Software
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I’m a huge proponent of open source software. I’ve always found it to be just as good as proprietary software that I would have to pay an arm and leg for. Microsoft Word? Ha, I use Open Office. iTunes? Even …