Easy 'mail by smarthost' SMTP server in Ubuntu 12.04 GNU/Linuxview story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – After being tasked with setting up some servers that need to use a local MTA (Mail Transfer Agent) (via SMTP) on our internal network, I found the setup for the Ubuntu 12.04 GNU/Linux exim4 MTA to be pleasingly simple. (HowTos)

The GNU C Library Steering Committee disbandsview story

http://www.h-online.com – While there have been disagreements on the general direction of the project in the past, it is currently unclear whether any such events have prompted this change in leadership. However, McGrath has hinted that "others will speak more about the new situation in the coming days". In another post to the project's mailing list, the new list of official maintainers for glibc has been announced. (General)

How To: Fix Samsung Galaxy Nexus MTP File Transfer for Ubuntu GNU/Linux 11.10view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – So I've been so lucky as to have gotten my hands on a spankin' new Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone with Android Linux "Ice Cream Sandwich" version from Verizon!I have to tell you, I am thoroughly enjoying this phone! I'm loving it! (HowTos)

How To Connect Ubuntu Linux to Cisco VPN with openconnect (anyconnect-capable alternative)view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – For Ubuntu Linux, Cisco provides the anyconnect VPN client. But why not connect with the simplistic, FOSS, and Network-Manager-integrated, "openconnect" and "network-manager-openconnect" packages from the "universe" repository instead? I've used this method with much success for quite some time now.You can install these packages easily with using either of the two methods below. (HowTos)

GNU MediaGoblin: Free and Decentralized Media Sharing in Developmentview story

http://mediagoblin.org – GNU MediaGoblin is a new software project that will provide users with freely licensed and distributed photo sharing. Lead developer Chris Webber says, “We believe people should be able to own their online data and that means someone has to build the tools to make it possible. (Software)

GNU Compiler Collection 4.6.0 Releasedview story

http://gcc.gnu.org – GCC 4.6 brings support for the new Go programming language, improved experimental support for the C++0x standard, support for Android Bionic C library, support fot ARM Cortex-M4, basic support for the Cortex-A15, Intel Core 2 and Core i7 optimizations, support for AMD Bobcat CPUs and more. (Software)

GNU Free Call: an Open Source Skype Alternativeview story

http://www.pcworld.com – GNU Free Call, which was announced on Monday by the GNU Project, will offer a service that's both secure and usable on all platforms, much the way closed-source Skype is, its developers say. (Software)

GNU/Linux in Turkeyview story

http://mrpogson.com – Escort is a popular brand in Turkey from an established company trading on the stock market and doing well. Click on this link and then the “compare” tab and you will see similar/identical machines with both OS but mostly GNU/Linux. (Software)

Call for nominations for the 13th annual Free Software Awardsview story

http://www.fsf.org – The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the GNU Project today announced the opening of nominations for the 13th annual Free Software Awards. Award for the Advancement of Free Software is presented to an individual who has made a great contribution to the progress and development of free software, through activities that accord with the spirit of free software. (Software)

Time For a New Computer? With Linux Maybe You Don't Need It.view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – According to this article on wikipedia.org, "As of the end of August 2010, Windows XP is the most widely used operating system in the world with a 53.1% market share".Now that's a lot of computers! As a technology expert, I know my way around computers, and I also know Windows XP. And something else I really know, is how SLOW any Windows computer gets over time. (HowTos)