Linux Notebooks to Get Touch Gesture Supportview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Touch interfaces are becoming an increasingly popular way of interacting with devices. It all started with the iPhone, more or less, but today, plenty of laptops support gestures through the touchpad. Apple notebooks have had multi-touch and gesture support for a while now, and Windows users also get to enjoy the feature. For Linux though, as always,... (General)

Python Support in GNOME Gets a Boost From Hackfestview story

http://www.linux.com – Some GNOME developers have gathered in Boston for a Python GNOME hackfest that is hosted by the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project... (Software)

Benchmarks Of GCC 4.5.0 Compiler Performanceview story

http://www.linux.com – Last week GCC 4.5.0 entered the world with improvements to the experimental C++0x support, Graphite-powered automatic parallelization support, compatibility with new ARM processors, Intel Atom and AMD Orochi optimizations, link-time optimization, and GCC plug-in support. Over the weekend we decided... (Hardware)

What Songbird's Flight Means for FOSSview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – If a canary's song serves as a warning to miners, what does a Songbird's flight say about FOSS? That was the question on many bloggers' minds in recent days, as news of open source iTunes clone Songbird's decision to drop Linux support made its away across the forums. (General)

Btrfs System Rollbacks In Fedora 13view story

http://linuxo.com – Phoronix: "One of the benefits of Btrfs besides offering competitive performance against other Linux file-systems and SSD optimizations is its support for sub-volumes and writable snapshots." (General)

openSUSE Weekly News, issue 119 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our openSUSE Weekly News Issue 119. (Distributions)

Full Circle Podcast #4: It’s Everyone Else’s Faultview story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle Podcast #4: Its Everyone Else’s Fault We’re back, a little late, with a broken mike AND a vacuum cleaner in back! The podcast is in MP3 and OGG formats. You can either play the podcast in-browser if you have Flash and/or Java, or you can download the podcast with the link underneath the player. (Distributions)

Kernel Log: Coming in 2.6.34 (Part 1) - Network Supportview story

http://linuxo.com – The H Open: "Expected for release in May, Linux kernel version 2.6.34 contains several new network drivers and various advancements designed to improve network performance or increase network configuration flexibility, which will particularly impact virtualisation." (General)

How to compile Nginx with gzip static (gzip_static) support on Debian or Ubuntuview story

http://www.go2linux.org – I really felt in love with Nginx I am using it and experimenting with it. As I already said in a previouse post about Compiling Nginx with gzip_static, one of the features I like the most is the gzip_static. Nginx can serve gzipped content in two ways. (HowTos)

Encoder system supports 1080p H.264 HDview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Z3 is shipping a Linux-based multi-format video encoder that's said to support 1080p H.264 HD encoding with latency as low as 70 milliseconds. The Z3-MVE-01 Multi-format Video Encoder is based on a separately available, Linux-ready DM368-RPS design kit, which includes a DM368-MOD module that incorporates Texas Instruments' new DM368 DaVinci system-on-chip.... (Embedded)