The latest update of Linux Mint Debian has been rolled out today. Update pack 4 is applicable for all LMDE users and includes the following updates: Gnome 2 has been upgraded to Gnome Shell, kernel is now 3.2 version, Cinamon and Mate desktops are now… Read More »Linux Mint Debian Update Pack 4 is out
A few days ago LinuxScrew website has moved to a new design and partially to a new hosting. It is still based on WordPress engine (I still think it’s the best platform for this class of websites). You are more than welcome to take a… Read More »Meet new design of LinuxScrew
Today Google has announced operating system Google Chromium OS. It still not ready to end users as is under deep development but now everyone can see its concepts, benefits and nature. Astonishing news as for me. There were a lot of rumors about Google OS… Read More »Google Chromium OS!
Here is astonishing news I came across today at Google Official Blog: We’re announcing a new project that’s a natural extension of Google Chrome — the Google Chrome Operating System. It’s our attempt to re-think what operating systems should be. Google Chrome OS is an… Read More »Google Chrome Operating System
1. Linux kernel 2.6.28 was officially released at 28 Dec, 2008: ext4, graphics execution manager (GEM), TAINTed_CRAP. See First Look by arstechnica.com. P.S. Linus “almost Santa” Torvalds’ announcement is definitely worth reading: Listen to the cheerful grinding of your harddisk as you reboot into an… Read More »Speedlinks – 29 December, 2008
Network security researcher Erik Tews found a way to brake TKIP (Temporal Key Integrity Protocol) used by WPA in order to read the data being sent from router to Wi-Fi laptop or PC. It takes from 12 to 15 minutes to crack WPA encryption according… Read More »WPA Wi-Fi encryption is now cracked
Below are some Linux news which were on top 10 years ago at e-news sites of of that time. Preparing this post I didn’t know that it would be so interesting and cognitive operation to dig in old news, to find workable links to headlines… Read More »10 years ago Linux news (Sep, 1998)…
Below are the links which caught my eye this week, I hope that some of them will be useful and interesting for you… Canonical Store is to sell multimedia codecs for Ubuntu. Codecs are developed by Fluendo and Cyberlink. It is still possible to do… Read More »Speedlinks – 18 September 2008
Well, Google is considering to deploy data centres necessary to operate their search engine on barges powering and cooling computers…
Sounds strangely? Just read below!
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As it was planned Fedora 9 (codename “Sulphur“) is released today. As for me it wasn’t such expected as Ubuntu Hardy Heron but it is still very important event in Open Source world. So, here is the list of new features in this version of… Read More »Download Fedora 9 today and get kernel 2.6.25 and ext4 for FREE! 😉