The openSUSE Election Officials is pleased to announce the 5th openSUSE Board elected by openSUSE community.
The new board members are Pascal Bleser, Will Stephenson and Andrew Wafaa.
We would like to congratulate all Board Members and wish them all the best. We would also like to thank all candidates for their time to run for openSUSE board.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) is offering its SMB resellers an avenue to offer to their customers single-source technical support services provided by the vendor.
In extending its Managed Vendor Support Services (MVSS) to SMBs, IBM’s thinking is to make the overall pie for its technical support services that much bigger by including the customers of those organizations.
SiT!, Support Incident Tracker, is a Free, Open Source web based Help Desk or Support Ticket System application which uses PHP and MySQL for tracking technical support calls/emails. SiT! can be used to manage contacts, sites, technical support contracts and support incidents in one place.
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.
Ubuntu 12.04 has about 2x shorter battery life than OS X on my MacBook Pro 2010. What are the technical reasons for this? Is it because OS X uses some hidden firmware features? Can Linux somehow emulate OS X power saving behavior?
Interesting, given the recent "Gnome kills KDE" discussion on this board, that the annual LinuxQuestions Members Choice Award voting in mid-February was heavily in favor of KDE, with XFCE a strong second, Gnome Shell a very distant 3rd place, and Unity gaining a tiny 7th place share.