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Dell continues to build the best out-of-the-box Linux and open-source laptops. Check out the latest Dell XPS 13 developer edition and you'll see what I mean.
When Microsoft added Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) to Windows 10 it became possible to run other Linux distributions, such as openSUSE, and not just Ubuntu, on Windows 10.
A few years ago, thanks to Valve and Steam, Linux looked like it was going to become a major game platform. That didn't happen. But, the threat may have forced Microsoft to improve its Windows game support.
The new Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 beta enables companies to migrate their existing RHEL 6 workloads into container-based applications for deployment on RHEL 7, RHEL Atomic Host, and Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform.
Linux is well on its way to becoming the default automobile operating system.
Cyanogen has switched gears, leaving the Android variant CyanogenMod in the lurch, CyanogenMod's developers aren't giving up. They're forking the code into LineageOS.
The best Linux desktop just got even better.
Remote code execution bugs in Apport, an Ubuntu Linux default file handler, has opened a door to attacks and crashes.
Dell's fifth-generation open-source developer laptop isn't just good, it's great.
The latest version of Nextcloud adds business security and scalability improvements to its small business cloud.
The new CentOS 7 release, based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3, has arrived.
In the new Tectonic, CoreOS will make it possible to automatically update Kubernetes, the popular cloud container management program.
Red Hat's Java Enterprise Edition middleware stack is now available on the company's Plaform-as-a-Service cloud.
Here are some holiday present suggestions for the open-source or Linux fan on your gift list.
Linux power Canonical will support Docker Engine, as well as Kubernetes, for cloud container management.
Amazon is going after hosting and virtual private server companies with its latest low-end cloud offering.
SUSE has become not only HPE's Linux of choice, but it's now its chief cloud developer as well.
Want the latest and greatest tools for programming on Red Hat Enterprise Linux? They're here.
Linux desktop users have been waiting for Wayland, the X server display replacement, for years. It's finally here.
The top "Linux" event is being consolidated with other conferences under the "open source" name.