Easily Building Software for Multiple Distributions and Platformsview story

http://news.opensuse.org – In a little over a month, the openSUSE conference 2010 will start under the title “collaboration accross borders”. This article highlights one of the main topics at this conference — a truly border-crossing technology called the Build Service. (Distributions)

LXer: Peppermint Ice resuscitates an elderly Thinkpadview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Since Peppermint Ice targets netbooks and older, resource-constrained laptops and PCs, I dusted off a well-worn ThinkPad 2662-35U, loaded it up with the Peppermint Ice inaugural release, and took the setup for a spin. Read More... (HowTos)

Create a monitoring system in Ubuntu with webcamview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – At the present time,most laptops and netbooks have built-in webcam,with that you can use a software in Ubuntu called Motion to create a monitoring system to monitor kids while you are at work,or have a home-made surveillance. To install Motion in Ubuntu is very easy,just open up a teminal window from Applications->Accessories menu,and run this command: sudo aptitude install motion Then open the co (HowTos)

LXer: 7 Providers of Pre Installed Linux Laptops/PC'sview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Not many mainstream PC manufacturers have a Linux preinstalled version of their products. But some do have and the there are many other not-so-mainstream providers of Linux preinstalled laptops, netbooks and PC's. Here are a few of them you should know. Read More... (HowTos)

Softpedia Linux Weekly, Issue 107view story

http://news.softpedia.com – Welcome to the 107th issue of Softpedia Linux Weekly! (General)

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 133 out now!view story

http://news.opensuse.org –   (Distributions)

Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.04view story

http://www.linoob.com – Ubuntu Netbook Edition (UNE) is a ‘remix’ of the standard Ubuntu Desktop release, enabling you to work better on devices with small screens, such as netbooks and sub-notebooks. You have access to all the same applications any Ubuntu user has, plus some enhancements to the user interface. (General)

TGatB story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Version of The Goblin and the Butterfly, a 2D MMORPG, has been released. Changes: New player models were added, there are now 5 female and 5 male to choose from. When the connection to the server becomes too bad, the client will be disconnected instead of crashing the server. First support for netbooks, smallscreen [...] (Software)

LXer: 5 ways to use bootable Linux live discsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: In the almost 20 years since Linux was first released into the world, free for anyone to use and modify however they like, the operating system has been put to a lot of uses. Today, a vast number of servers run Linux to serve up Web pages and applications, while user-friendly versions of Linux run PCs, netbooks, and even Android and WebOS phones. (HowTos)

Weekly Ten: Nice Droid X, Android Army to Conquer, 10 Craziest Scientific Theoriesview story

http://linuxo.com – Tech Source: "Android's a powerful up-and-comer in smartphone market share, but when it comes to non-smartphone mobile devices -- netbooks, tablets, MIDs, etc. -- Google's platform will own a huge chunk of the market by 2015, according to ABI." (General)