ProfitBricks Shows It Can Take On AWS With 2.0 Infrastructureview story

http://techcrunch.com – The infrastructure-as-a-service-providers (IaaS) market is starting to exhibit a deeper diversity. Call it the “Cloud 2.0″ era if you will. (IT news)

Report: 46% Of Social Login Users Still Choose Facebook, But Google Is Quickly Gaining Groundview story

http://techcrunch.com – Since Google launched its Google+ sign-ins earlier this year, social logins have suddenly become a hot topic again. (IT news)

[ubuntu] OpenVPN server for beginnersview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Dell PowerEdge 2650 with Ubuntu 10.04.4, and I would like to put a VPN server on it (preferably OpenVPN). (Hardware)

The App Is Not Enough: Why We Might See More Companies Try Mobile Land Grabs After Facebook Homeview story

http://techcrunch.com – An app on a smartphone is a limited vessel, one that can provide content and information for your audience, but within bounds set out by the operating system. People still have to navigate to your app, and therefore there’s a time when they’re “in” your product or service, and a time when they’re “out” of said product or service. (IT news)

10 Startups That Turn Complexity Into Simplicityview story

http://techcrunch.com – Here’s the thing about simplicity. It’s all relative. A developer’s idea of simplicity is different from a finance chief or a customer service agent. I run across a variety of startups in my daily work at TechCrunch. But few have that innate sense of elegance or the capability to abstract complexity to such an extent that anything else seems antiquated in comparison. (IT news)

openSUSE 12.3 Launch Feedback: we’re still awesome!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – Last week we let openSUSE 12.3 out of the gate. Like always, it was exciting and fun to see the result of so much preparation get to our users! So, how did it go and what did we learn? Conversations We had great conversations with you on google plus and we were very happy that 40 people joined the openSUSE team hangout on the release day! (Distributions)

ASUS Transformer AiO (all-in-one) to launch in Q2 for a starting price of $1,299view story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Do you remember that dual-boot Windows 8/Android beast that ASUS unveiled last June? Well it’s finally going to be released in North America during the second quarter for a starting price of $1,299. Sounds steep, but not when you consider what you’re getting for it. The Transformer AiO (all-in-one) is the Transformer of all Transformers. (IT news)

Now 18M Users Strong, Edmodo Makes Its First Acquisition In Root-1 To Become The App Market For Educationview story

http://techcrunch.com – After spending years working as technicians at public schools, Jeff O’Hara and Nicolas Borg launched Edmodo in 2008 to address what they had come to see as a huge gap in the teacher-student relationship: The need for a better, safer way for teachers to connect and communicate with their students. (IT news)

Host to VM networking and VM to Host networkingview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I'm running a Fedora 17 desktop system that I've decided to put an OEL 6 virtual machine on. I built the VM first with virtual network NAT the default but discovered that only the host could communicate with it. After reading the available documentation (which I probably should have done first) I found that I needed to use a bridged network on the host so the VM would be available on my LAN. (HowTos)

Connecting to the Internet from homeview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hi. I recently switched from Ubuntu to Fedora 18 because it's much closer to Red Hat, which I use at work. I'm running on a Toshiba Satellite Pro L500. I prefer to use network.service rather than NetworkManager.service. I managed to connect to my network at work by twiddling the ifcfg files in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts, but I cannot get it to connect to the WiFi at home. (HowTos)