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Among the goals for the new 'KLyDE' desktop are a minimal footprint, simplified configuration, and a fast startup.
Innovation, quality, and growth are named as key motivators for using open source software.
This new update to the up-and-coming distro adds key beginner-friendly features.
Plans are already afoot for a brand-new replacement for the distro, which was just updated last week.
The problem with Windows 8 sales isn't Windows 8, it's Windows Phone 8, says a Gartner analyst.
A 'Lite' version of Fuduntu is among the brand-new features introduced this week.
Also available for testing is an updated version of the newly official Ubuntu GNOME remix.
Demand is especially high for developers with kernel know-how, says SUSE's Michael Miller.
Even if you'd never lay a finger on a Mac, you have to admit these Apple-made features would rock on a Windows PC.
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.