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Want a cloud where you call the shots? Consider ownCloud

If you want an easy-to-use, private open-source cloud for your needs, the new ownCloud may just be what the CIO ordered.

The most popular end-user Linux distributions are...

...almost certainly not the ones you're thinking of.

Linux continues to rule supercomputers

If you want a really fast computer, then Linux is your operating system and Intel may be your chip manufacturer.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 software stack still under wraps

There was a story recently that Red Hat would replace MySQL with MariaDB in the next version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Actually, Red Hat isn't saying yet which DBMS, or any other specific program, will be shipping in RHEL 7.

System76 introduces new high-end Ubuntu Linux laptops

Want a gaming or workday ready-to-run Ubuntu Linux laptop? System76 has the gear you crave.

Red Hat bets its cloud future on OpenStack

The message coming out of Red Hat's annual Red Hat Summit is that while Linux is Red Hat's foundation, OpenStack is its future.

Supreme Court Says: You Can Copy That Floppy DNA Material

Pharmaceuticals suffer patent setback.

IBM to bring Linux KVM virtualization to its Power server line

Linux has its own built-in hypervisor, KVM, for x86 virtualization, and now IBM is porting it to its Power architecture.

Apple iOS 7: Android copycat?

Actually, Apple's forthcoming iOS 7 isn't so much an Android clone as it is a mashup of everyone else's mobile operating systems.

TurnKey Linux offers 64-bit server apps on Amazon cloud

TurnKey Linux, the ready-to-run Linux cloud server app company, is now offering 64-bit server apps on Amazon Web Services.

Red Hat opens OpenShift PaaS cloud for business

After two years in beta, Red Hat's platform as a service cloud, OpenShift, is ready for business.

Apache CloudStack grows up

The first major Apache release of the open-source CloudStack cloud is now available

Windows 8 continues to fail

Microsoft can only hope that its re-invention of Windows 8, Windows 8.1 aka Blue, works because currently stats indicate Windows 8 lags behind even Vista's dismal market numbers.

Ubuntu declares bug #1 -- 'Microsoft has a majority market share' -- closed

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth announces that Ubuntu Linux bug #1 -- "Microsoft has a majority market share" -- is closed. Rather than simply boasting of Linux's victory, Shuttleworth offers an olive branch.

10 years of defending Linux's legalities: Groklaw

A decade ago, SCO attacked Linux but it hadn't counted on running into a paralegal turned legal journalist named Pamela Jones and her Website Groklaw.

Fedora 19 Linux, “Schrödinger's Cat," goes beta

Fedora 18 was slow to arrive, but Fedora 19, “Schrödinger's Cat," Red Hat's latest community Linux, is on schedule.

Microsoft's Linux app, Skype, gets updated

Microsoft has released a new version of Skype, its popular VoIP program, for Linux.

Build your own supercomputer out of Raspberry Pi boards

Who says you need a few million bucks to build a supercomputer? Joshua Kiepert put together a Linux-powered Beowulf cluster with Raspberry Pi computers for less than $2,000.

The best new WIMP desktop today: Linux Mint 15 (Gallery)

If you want an old-style, hard-working, windows, icons, menus, and pointer desktop, then what you want is Linux Mint 15.

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