Based on Fedora's strategy, this new approach to Windows 8's restrictions adds new flexibility to the mix.
Tablet-focused touch capabilities, meanwhile, are now on the way to the GNOME desktop.
Now enriched with a raft of new features, this free and open source productivity suite is increasingly popular with corporate users, its maker says.
Targeting older PCs, this tiny Linux distribution weighs in at just 50MB.
Now based on Ubuntu Linux 12.04, this free OS is available in both 32- and 64-bit versions.
A newly revamped online chooser is designed to help users make more informed decisions about the license they use.
The Dolphin file manager and the Okular document viewer are among the components to receive key improvements in this latest update to the popular KDE Software Compilation.
With this new release, Google's browser takes its first step towards implementing the WebRTC real-time communications standard.
Now available for numerous Linux distributions, this traditional desktop environment just gained several new features.
This distribution has a brand-new desktop environment that's designed to be a GNOME 2 twin.
More than 85 percent of all Firefox users have at least one add-on installed, Mozilla says.
Professional engineer, entrepreneur, and author Karen Purcell discusses the challenges facing women in science and technology.
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.