Put your lens caps on, your stylus down, unplug your Wacom tablets and step away from the GIMP: the Ubuntu 14.10 Wallpaper Contest is now over.
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Installing any operating system, Linux or otherwise, is never risk-free. But according to user reports, a long-standing bug in Ubuntu's official installer is making unexpected issues a little too expected.
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The Document Foundation (TDF) has announced the release of LibreOffice 4.3.1, the first minor update to the July release of version 4.3.
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A new update to the popular open-source Photoshop alternative The GIMP is now available for download.
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Electronics company Huawei has stuck the boot into the Linux-based Tizen OS, claiming that it has ‘no chance’ of becoming a success. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal (pay wall), Richard Yu, CEO of the Consumer BG at the company says Tizen has “no chance to be successful”. The remarks are surprising given Huawei’s prior vocal support for […]
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Looking for a Simplenote Linux app? An official client could be on the way — but only if community developers skilled enough get involved.
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Popular voice and messaging service Viber has remembered it has a Linux app, issuing the first update to it in almost a year.
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A Munich city council spokesman has attempted to clarify the reasons behind its plan to re-examine the role of open-source software in local government IT systems. The response comes after numerous german media outlets revealed that the city’s incoming mayor has asked for a report into the use of LiMux, the open-source Linux distribution used by more than 80% of municipalities. Reports quoted […]
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The latest Humble Bundle offering is anaemic in Linux offerings this outing, but a generous set of Tux-friendly action titles are being touted in the latest cut-price bounty from Bundle Stars.
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