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Please share: why you should give #Ubuntu #Linux a try (#opensource matters!)

Please share: why you should give #Ubuntu #Linux a try (#opensource matters!) | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Contrary to popular understanding, the Mac and the “PC” arent the only two contenders in the computing market, and havent been for a l..., Helium01 (Why you should give Ubuntu (Linux) a try: http://t.co/RSIO6fZZ...
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#soccer-playing #robots for all! #opensource

#soccer-playing #robots for all! #opensource | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Open Source, Soccer-Playing Robots for All!WiredThe little guy features some serious technical upgrades with a simple design and open source code so others can build their own 'bot. The software and CAD files (.zip) are available on GitHub.
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Which #Linux distribution meets your personal and professional needs? #opensource #poll

Which #Linux distribution meets your personal and professional needs? #opensource #poll | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Explore how the principles behind open source--collaboration, transparency, and rapid prototyping--are proven catalysts for innovation. (What version of Linux do you use?
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#AMD shutters #German #Linux lab, gives devs the axe

#AMD shutters #German #Linux lab, gives devs the axe | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Kernel contributors sent packing Updated Struggling chipmaker AMD has shut down its Dresden, Germany-based Operating System Research Center (OSRC), handing pink slips to most of its Linux kernel de...
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#HP now platinum member of #LinuxFoundation

#HP now platinum member of #LinuxFoundation | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Maximum PCHP Now Platinum Member of Linux FoundationTom's Hardware GuideIt currently sells the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE), and Canonical Ubuntu distributions of Linux.
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Make a game on #RaspberryPi #python #videogame

Make a game on #RaspberryPi #python #videogame | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Use Python to make your first game on Raspberry Pi in our easy to follow step by step tutorial (“@LinuxUserMag: Make a game on @Raspberry_Pi | Linux User http://t.co/c1Zonqe3 #opensource #gamedevelopment...
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#Asturix - Open project to spread free #culture and #software

#Asturix - Open project to spread free #culture and #software | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
RT @sml8data: Asturix - Open project to spread free culture and software http://t.co/JBYk5J4h #opensource http://t.co/CdFB1naM...
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#RebeccaBlackOS è la distribuzione live per testare il nuovo #Wayland/#Weston 1.0

#RebeccaBlackOS è la distribuzione live per testare il nuovo #Wayland/#Weston 1.0 | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Rebecca Black OS la distribuzione live per testare il nuovo Wayland/Weston 1.0 http://t.co/xaHBsjfy #distribuzioni...
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Does #OpenOffice have a future?

Does #OpenOffice have a future? | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Does OpenOffice have a future?ZDNetTrue, OpenOffice was an important open-source project, but the keyword there is "was." When it was first created as Star Office by Star Division in the 1990s, it was a vital early open-source office suite.
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#Windows8: jack of all trades, master of none?

#Windows8: jack of all trades, master of none? | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
There just doesn't seem to be any rest for the weary here in the Linux blogosphere lately, what with the release of Ubuntu Linux 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" last week and the "Rectangle with Rounded Corners" 5 not long before that.
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Mark Shuttleworth's big mistake #ubuntu #linux #canonical

Mark Shuttleworth's big mistake #ubuntu #linux #canonical | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Mark Shuttleworth's big mistakeiTWireOver the years, it is noticeable that every time Mark Shuttleworth, the man who owns Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, introduces some feature that is calculated to bring in some income, there is a mighty...
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#System76 debuts an all-in-one #desktop PC featuring #Ubuntu #Linux

#System76 debuts an all-in-one #desktop PC featuring #Ubuntu #Linux | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
System76 debuts a sleek, all-in-one desktop PC featuring Ubuntu LinuxPCWorldNone other than a sleek new all-in-one desktop PC. “All you really need is one PC,” the company wrote in its announcement on Google+.
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install #Razor #lightweight #desktop in #Ubuntu 12.10 & 12.04

install #Razor #lightweight #desktop in #Ubuntu 12.10 & 12.04 | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Install Razor Lightweight Desktop in Ubuntu 12.10 & 12.04: http://t.co/Z57TOYw1...
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#GoogleChrome 23 #browser won't track you - or will it? #security

#GoogleChrome 23 #browser won't track you - or will it? #security | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
VentureBeatGoogle Chrome 23 Open Source Browser Won't Track You - Or Will It?InternetNews.com (blog)Google Chrome 23 Open Source Browser Won't Track You - Or Will It? By Sean Michael Kerner | November 07, 2012.
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#Slax7: Light-weight #Linux distro that runs from a USB thumb drive

#Slax7: Light-weight #Linux distro that runs from a USB thumb drive | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
#linux Slax 7 coming soon: Light-weight Linux distro that runs from a USB thumb drive: Slax 7 RC 1 is based on t...
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the power of #OpenSource #game development

the power of #OpenSource #game development | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
The Power of Open Source Game DevelopmentGameDev.net... and the players get better, faster releases as a result. This is (just one reason) why I love open source software development.
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make your own #livecd with #UbuntuBuilder #opensource

make your own #livecd with  #UbuntuBuilder #opensource | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
You can use Ubuntu Builder to create 100% customized Live CDs with ease. I will be highlighting some of the features below and also adding in the command to install Ubuntu Builder at the end of the post.
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#Steam for #Linux: beta now available #gaming #valve

#Steam for #Linux: beta now available #gaming #valve | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Steam for Linux Beta Now Available http://www.gamezmentor.com/steam-for-linux-beta-now-available/#.UJoFQ4yRar8.tumblr (Steam for Linux Beta Now Available http://t.co/Y2e65LsF...)...
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#ARM #ChrUbuntu 12.04 Alpha brings #Ubuntu to #Samsung #Chromebook

#ARM #ChrUbuntu 12.04 Alpha brings #Ubuntu to #Samsung #Chromebook | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
It's no secret that you can run Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, or other Linux-based software on the new $249 Samsung Chromebook. But now one of the first operating systems designed specifically for the ARM-based laptop is ...
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#EFF calls #Ubuntu's #Amazon search result feature a "major #privacy problem"

#EFF calls #Ubuntu's #Amazon search result feature a "major #privacy problem" | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
By default, searches for computer files are broadcasted over local networks.
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#Sigil 0.6 nuovo aggiornamento per l'editor di #ebook #opensource

#Sigil 0.6 nuovo aggiornamento per l'editor di #ebook #opensource | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Sigil 0.6 nuovo aggiornamento per l'editor di ebook open source http://t.co/P7baSlWE #repository #mac #linux...
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#Edubuntu, #Canonical and the #Education Channel

#Edubuntu, #Canonical and the #Education Channel | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Edubuntu, Canonical and the Education ChannelThe VAR GuyMost recent buzz in the Ubuntu world has centered around the mobile and business markets, not education.
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Don't like #Ubuntu's #Unity? Try the new #GNOME Remix instead

Don't like #Ubuntu's #Unity? Try the new #GNOME Remix instead | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Don't like Ubuntu's Unity? Try the new GNOME Remix insteadPCWorld (blog)We've known for some time that a “pure GNOME” version of Ubuntu Linux was in the works, and following last week's release of Ubuntu 12.10 “Quantal Quetzal,” the first GNOME...
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#Blizzard still auto-banning #Linux users in #Diablo3

#Blizzard still auto-banning #Linux users in #Diablo3 | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Feels like topic-necromancy right here, eh? Well, Blizzard isn't completely off hook when it comes to Diablo III . We've received reports of Linux-Wine users getting hit hard with the banhammer from Blizzard's auto-ban service ...
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#RedHat says customers don't care about #opensource software

#RedHat says customers don't care about #opensource software | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
Red Hat says customers don't care about open source softwareInquirerRed Hat has a significant chunk of the enterprise Linux market and while the firm challenges Microsoft and proprietary Unix operating systems in the enterprise market, it also...
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#Puppy #Linux 5.4 "Precise" review: amazing is a lesser word for it

#Puppy #Linux 5.4 "Precise" review: amazing is a lesser word for it | Open Source IT | Scoop.it
#Puppylinux #Puppyprecise 5.4 is very fast, stable & offers a whole lot of apps from #Ubuntu repos http://t.co/pn0rYOLL...
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