Linux isn't the only open-source operating system, and it isn't the only one with both server and desktop components either. The FreeBSD Project is one of the earliest open-source operating system projects, with roots connecting it to the original open-source BSD Unix work performed at the University of California at Berkeley
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Linux, the open source operating system, shifted gears into a relatively new ecosystem this week with the first release of Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a Linux distribution tailored for cars in the Internet of Things age.
AGL is a collaborative project sponsored by the Linux Foundation that brings together a host of partners from the automotive industry, communication
Linux Creator Linus Torvalds appeared in a video this week to introduce the Linux Foundation's new Introduction to Linux Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) with edX.
Torvalds talks about how Linux has changed since he built the operating system for his own use in 1991. He shares what makes Linux interesting to him.
Welcome to the 159th issue of Softpedia Linux Weekly! The following Linux-based operating systems have been announced last week: Oracle Linux 5.7 and Ubuntu 11.10 Alpha 3. In other news: The Document Foundation company announced the release of the LibreOffice 3.4.2 open source office suite; Google released the final and stable version of the popul... (read more)
This week's open source cloud news shows more signs that open source adoption and the open source mindset are gaining momentum in the cloud. VMware, for example, this week announced new support for Amazon EC2.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at open source in Europe, Adobe dropping support for Linux, open source drones, and more!Open source news for your reading pleasure.October 11 - 17, 2014read more
The following Linux-based operating systems have been announced last week: Mandriva Linux 2011, Chakra GNU/Linux 2011.09, Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 1 and OpenSUSE 12.1 Milestone 5. In other news: Softpedia took a quick look at the main features of Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 1; The Document Foundation announced the release of the LibreOffice 3.4.3 open source office suite; the GN... (read more)