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  • — What are good command line HTTP clients?

       (Sunday, 26 April 2015 06:53)

    The whole is greater than the sum of its parts is a very famous quote from Aristotle, a Greek philosopher and scientist. This quote is particularly pertinent to Linux. In my view, one of Linux's biggest strengths is its synergy. The usefulness of Linux doesn't derive only from the huge raft of open source (command line) utilities. Instead, it's the synergy generated by using them together, sometimes in conjunction with larger applications.

  • — Xubuntu 15.04 Screenshot Tour

       (Sunday, 26 April 2015 04:59)

    Xubuntu now uses Xfce 4.12, which was released on February 28. The new release has brought both some new features and many bug fixes over the old 4.10/4.11 components.

  • — LibreOffice 4.3.7 Open Source Office Suite Released with Over 100 Bug Fixes

       (Sunday, 26 April 2015 03:04)

    The Document Foundation announced today the immediate availability for download of the LibreOffice 4.3.7 open source office suite for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, and Microsoft Windows operating systems.

  • — Ubuntu Studio 15.04 Screencast

       (Sunday, 26 April 2015 01:10)

    Another short term release is out. Not much is new, but some of the most obvious changes are: new meta package: ubuntustudio-audio-core (includes all the core stuff for an audio oriented installation) XFCE 4.12 If you want to know more, please have a look at our release notes.

  • — Vivid Vervet Ubuntu 15.04 Makes Its Debut

       (Saturday, 25 April 2015 23:16)

    Lots of under the hood changes and a snappy debut. Ubuntu 15.04 debuted this week marking the first milestone update for Ubuntu in 2015. Ubuntu 15.04 is 'just a regular release and as such will only be supported for nine months.