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Linux runs everything, everywhere, but Linus Torvalds still wants it to rule on one place it doesn't: The desktop.
Want to prove you've got the chops for a Linux job? The Linux Foundation is introducing the proof you'll need with new certifications.
The Linux Foundation is strengthening the walls around the Linux kernel's source code Git repositories.
When it comes to the most popular database management systems, the top three are no surprise; but relatively unheralded PostgreSQL is gaining. And, despite what you may have heard, relational databases still rule.
SUSE shows that it's also a player in the OpenStack cloud races with its latest IaaS cloud, SUSE Cloud 4.
Want a more up-to-date Red Hat Enterprise Linux but not ready to jump all the way the RHEL 7? Then this beta is for you.
School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.
Microsoft's wrestling match with Samsung may just be a contract fight, or it could be the beginning of a war over the validity of Microsoft's Android patents.
Docker's container take on virtualization keeps getting more and more popular as openSUSE adopts it for use.
ownCloud, the open source private cloud for small to medium sized businesses, pulls in great developer support with its latest release.
Docker, a new container technology, is hotter than hot because it makes it possible to get far more apps running on the same old servers and it also makes it very easy to package and ship programs. Here's what you need to know about it.
Want to learn your way around Linux? Your free Linux introduction class opportunity starts on August 1st.
Microsoft Office has a worthy competitor in the new LibreOffice, the best non-Microsoft office suite.
Red Hat and its partners are betting that 64-bit ARM processors are ready for the data center.
Bluebox Labs recently discovered a new serious security Android vulnerability. Google has released a fix for it. If you're not careful, though, you could still be in danger.
Does Tizen have a future, or is it going to be another unlaunched Linux-based mobile operating system?
Mozilla has selected Chris Beard, who started with the company with the release of Firefox 1.0, to be its chief executive.
Unlike Windows or Mac OS X, Linux offers a wide variety of desktop environments. Here are my picks of the most important of these PC interfaces.
It sounds unlikely, but the Homeland Security Agency is now providing an online, open-source code-testing suite with the unlikely name of SWAMP.
Oracle has released its clone of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.