I have see recently this project to develop multiplatform applications, I see all major mobile platforms, and MAC OS X and Windows Desktop but, why no Linux Desktop support?
on 03/06/2013 – Made popular on 03/06/2013
Today Adobe has announced that they will no longer support AIR on the Linux desktop. They will now focus their resource on developing AIR for iOS and Linux on mobile devices – particularly Android.According to Netmarketshare, the growth of Linux on the desktop has stagnated at around 1% and Adobe says that the download share for AIR on the Linux desktop hovers around at just 0.5%.
AMD has released the new AMD Catalyst 13.30 RC3 Linux video driver for the Linux platforms, featuring only support for a couple of new pieces of hardware. Unlike other AMD Catalyst updates that have been released recently, the latest one doesn't have any specific fixes or changes, not to mention any new features.
KDE is the most powerful of desktop options for Linux users. Its heightened eye candy -- Compiz still works so the option of using the cube and its extensive desktop effects -- makes it a big step up from the other desktop choices. The new KDE brings major updates to the Plasma Workspaces, KDE Applications and the KDE Platform itself.
Linux netbooks are blazing along, but the Linux desktop languishes. What's up with that? The biggest problem for Linux on the desktop, Slashdot blogger David Masover opined, "is getting manufacturers to support it properly, which includes both shipping everything put together, and dealing with com ...