Two alternative routes make up Fedora's approach to getting around Windows 8's upcoming restrictions.
Most consumers need to see an update prompt between two and five times before downloading and installing the software, according to this new report.
A new project aims to launch a brand-new Linux distribution every day in August.
With its new Ubuntu Web Apps feature, Canonical says it aims to 'set the Web free of the browser.'
Following an overwhelming response to its developer-oriented beta program, the company will move the project 'from pilot to product' in a few months, it says.
This latest major release of Mozilla's popular browser adds several new features to keep users safe on the Web.
Based on Intel's Tianocore, a new virtual platform could give Linux distributions a better way to experiment with possible solutions.
Armed with a Windows app and a custom version of Linux, these USB devices are designed to restore infected or bloated Windows PCs back to health.
Response to the company's developer-focused 'Project Sputnik' has been overwhelming, it says.
The Linux-powered revolution continues with these flexible, low-cost devices.
Led by numerous ex-Nokia officials, Finnish startup Jolla aims to create its own mobile hardware and MeeGo-based OS.
Security updates will continue, but new innovation will depend on community involvement, the foundation says.
Available in a free, open community version as well as a paid one with support, this newly upgraded software offers a fresh groupware alternative.
Though still 'fairly horrific' for tablet devices, the software is coming along nicely, a developer reports.
Having sprinted up the popularity charts, this distribution is worth a closer look.