4MLinux 7.1 Beta Distro Is So Small You Can Barely See Itview story

http://news.softpedia.com – 4MLinux, a mini Linux distribution that is focused on the 4Ms of computing, Maintenance (system rescue Live CD), Multimedia (e.g., playing video DVDs), Miniserver (using the inetd daemon), and Mystery (Linux games), is now at version 7.1 Beta. 4MLinux is one of the smallest distributions in the world that still retain the ability to work as a normal desktop environment, integrating some of the ne (IT news)

For Mobile Developers, iOS 7 Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Partsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Editor’s Note: Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a TechCrunch columnist, and an investor. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil. Leading up to last week’s Apple event and the unveiling of the iPhone 5s, the Internet may have led you to believe that “Android is better.” The reality for startups, however, is more nuanced. (IT news)

Open Source Is Woven Into the Latest, Hottest Trendsview story

https://www.linux.com – We may not see or hear much about open source in the latest cloud or Big Data offerings, but it's playing a significant role in the most disruptive trends in enterprise IT. (Software)

Red Hat Offers Popular Open Source Languages, Databases with RHELview story

https://www.linux.com – Red Hat has been on a tear building out its cloud computing strategy and delivering tools to expand its Linux and middleware efforts. (Software)

Plasma Active 4 - ready when you areview story

http://dot.kde.org – Dot Categories: KDE Official NewsThe KDE Community announces the release of Plasma Active 4 (PA4). Plasma Active is a user experience technology stack for consumer electronics. While the default user interface is for tablets, it can be customized to work on smartphones, settop boxes, smart TVs, and touch computing devices such as home automation and in-vehicle infotainment. (Software)

Andreessen Horowitz's Scott Weiss On Why There Will Be 30 New Franchises In The Enterpriseview story

http://techcrunch.com – The future of enterprise software is anything but boring. Andreessen Horowitz partner Scott Weiss aptly predicted his guest post titled “30 New Franchises” a few weeks ago, there a massive opportunity to create new multi-billion-dollar enterprise franchises despite incumbents throwing massive amounts of money to acquire these franchises. (IT news)

Samsung's Galaxy Gear Smartwatch Takes Shape Ahead Of Sept. 4 Event, Likely Won't Resemble Mini Phoneview story

http://techcrunch.com – The good ship Galaxy Gear smartwatch is springing multiple leaks ahead of its official reveal this Wednesday, Sept. 4, and there are even leaks about previous leaks vying for attention. That said, there’s a lot about the device we can reliably say we know at this point, although what the device looks like probably isn’t one of those things. (IT news)

Why Internet Companies Don't Buy From The Enterprise Kingsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Internet companies represent the world’s fastest-growing markets and they cover the global economy. Every market imaginable is affected by Internet companies. They are cloud-centric by nature and come in various forms. (IT news)

Ubuntu Edge Gets Its First Major Corporate Backer In Bloomberg, But Funding Still Off Needed Paceview story

http://techcrunch.com – The Ubuntu Edge is an audacious attempt to crowdsource the next smartphone advancement. Canonical, the company behind the Edge and Ubuntu itself is seeking an exorbitant $32 million to make it happen, and gave itself only a month to raise those funds. (IT news)

IBM Hardware Furloughs: Blame Cloud Computingview story

http://thevarguy.com – IBM's U.S. hardware business is set to furlough employees. Blame cloud computing -- and IBM's inability to sell off its x86 server business to Lenovo or another buyer. read more (IT news)