In addition to including the MATE desktop, this latest release also adds UEFI Secure Boot support.
From the maker of the Linux-based MK802, this latest tiny device adds Bluetooth support.
The browser's mobile version is now available to 15 million more phones, Mozilla says.
The new Agora phone offers a low-cost option for those needing a single device for both business and personal use.
New Microsoft Hyper-V drivers in this updated Linux distribution offer improved performance in multivendor environments.
Offering a classic desktop experience, this distro just got a major upgrade.
Ubuntu Linux comes preinstalled, but the device also supports Debian and Android, among others.
Handsets running this Intel-backed OS will bring yet more choice to the mobile arena.
Devices featuring the new mobile Linux OS will arrive in late 2013, Canonical says.
Now that Windows 8 is here, there's no better time to embrace a more free, open, and desktop-friendly alternative.
This past year was a great one for Linux, but the upcoming one promises to be even better.
As 2012 draws to a close, this old favorite continues to reign supreme in many users' hearts.
Numerous market factors have allowed the free and open source operating system to make great strides.
Compared with last year, this year's list delivers several distinct surprises.