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If you're still using Ubuntu 11.10, Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop, or Ubuntu 8.04 Server, it's time to upgrade.
The new GNOME Classic desktop combines GNOME 3 technology with numerous popular GNOME 2 features.
Barely five months after its release, Windows 8 has captured 3.17 percent of the desktop operating systems market share, though it’s still lagging behind Vista, according to the March market statistics from Net Applications.
Eighty percent of organizations plan to increase their use of Linux servers, but only 20 percent plan to purchase Windows servers over the next five years.
The technology implemented in Windows 8 hardware is an 'obstruction mechanism,' the Spanish group charges.
Users of Canonical's Long Term Support (LTS) releases will remain unaffected.
This new Lubuntu-based distro includes drivers and utilities for older graphics and audio hardware.
With its new Grid VGX software, Nvidia is aiming to tear down the performance barrier that keeps graphics-intensive applications from running on virtual desktops.
This Thursday is the next Ubuntu Bug Day, offering fans a chance to give back and help out.
No milestone release image will be available, however, until the final beta early next month.
Endorsed by the Free Software Foundation, this distribution includes no proprietary components.
Following its debut last fall, Ubuntu GNOME Remix is now a supported part of the distribution's family.
Despite the promise of hefty rewards, hackers failed to fell Google's Linux-based OS last week.
'The screen really is that nice,' says the father of Linux.
Canonical's new device-agnostic plan calls for a different display server, it says.