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Chrome OS holds firm against hackers at Pwnium 3

Despite the promise of hefty rewards, hackers failed to fell Google's Linux-based OS last week.

LibreOffice update brings remote presentation app to Windows, Mac

Users on any PC platform can now control presentations from an Android phone.

With convergence in mind, Ubuntu Linux scraps Wayland

Canonical's new device-agnostic plan calls for a different display server, it says.

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Chrome 26 hits beta with a new spell-checking engine

With this latest release, users can sync their custom dictionaries across devices.

Five new features coming in openSUSE Linux 12.3

Now included in the second and final release candidate of this popular Linux OS is 'Secure Boot' support.

Linus Torvalds speaks out with a Secure Boot plan

'Instead of pleasing Microsoft, try to see how we can add real security,” the Linux creator urged.

'Ubuntu Touch Port-a-Thon': 25 devices and counting

Those at Mobile World Congress, meanwhile, can stop by Canonical's booth to get the software flashed on their device.

Where things stand with Sailfish OS and Tizen

The latest Linux-powered mobile news isn't just about Firefox OS, Ubuntu, and Android.

Meet Manjaro Linux, a brand-new distro on the rise

With simplicity for newbies and flexibility for experts, this new Linux distro aims to offer something for everyone.

Dell's 'Sputnik' Ubuntu Linux laptop gets a key upgrade

Now with a full HD display, this developer-focused machine will soon roll out in Europe as well.