Imperus Technologies to Acquire Social-Game Developer Diwipview story

http://hardforum.com – A $100M deal has been agreed upon between Imperious Technologies and social-game developer Diwip. The Tel Aviv based company is the maker of Best Casino, a top grossing mobile game and Facebook regular. Quote: In addition to its original games, Diwip also supplies proprietary game-making software to other companies. (Hardware)

Xorg resolution issue on second monitorview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi Ubuntu Forums, I have an Acer P215H monitor that I've added as a dual monitor. It won't display any resolutions higher than 800x600 though. The display works perfectly fine in Windows. I've tried adding the resolution to xorg.conf based on the EDID information that I was able to get from a Windows program but it still refuses to display anything about 800x600. (Hardware)

AutoHotkey on Linux?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello guys, Forgive me if this is in the wrong section, I thought "software" would fit it but if it is purely for Linux software, do move it where appropriate. Before I begin let me say first for those who do not know: AutoHotkey is an open source macro-creation and automation software for Windows, with great scripting capabilities. (HowTos)

Opera 24 for Linux released on the Developer streamview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Quote: We’ve said many times that when a Linux version is ready, we’d let you know. Today, we’re delighted to announce our first Chromium-based Linux version is ready for download on our Developer stream. Go ahead and download Opera Developer 24 for Linux. Many of us at Opera use Linux as our primary platform. (HowTos)

Re-Testing NVIDIA's Threaded OpenGL Optimizations For Linux Gamingview story

http://www.phoronix.com – Phoronix: Re-Testing NVIDIA's Threaded OpenGL Optimizations For Linux Gaming Back in 2012 with the NVIDIA 310 Linux driver series a threaded OpenGL optimization was added to the proprietary graphics driver. When this driver premiered we tested NVIDIA's Linux threaded OpenGL optimizations to mixed results. (HowTos)

LXer: Staying free should GCC allow non-free plug ins?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Arguments in favour of the use of non-free plug-ins in GCC have again been raised on GCC mailing-lists, but are trumped by the arguments for GCC as a vehicle for free software development. Once again, Gcc and its lack of modularity has been raised as an issue and contrasted with LLVm, the new compiler on the block. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] 14.04 ati no hdmi videoview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi! First, I apologise for my poor english. I hope you'll undestand mi. I have just installed ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop and I can't get any video over hdmi on my tv. this is my graphic card: Code: brainformat@c3po:~$ lspci | grep VGA 02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] nVidia proprietary drivers black screen instead of login screenview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Upon installing the proprietary nVidia drivers for my graphics card, my ubuntu install gives me a black screen when it would normally get to the login screen. I installed the drivers by just using "sudo apt-get install nvidia-current". I am unable to use the noveau drivers as they do not display text properly with my computer. My nVidia card is the "geforce gt 320m". (Hardware)

Intel Graphics Problem and Cinnamon Fallback Modeview story

http://askubuntu.com – After installing a .package file (LaCie Network Manager), I restarted my computer and the login screen does not appear anymore. I opened the terminal with CTRL + 2 and I could start MDM with "sudo mdm". The problem is that Cinnamon is working without proprietary drivers (Not software rendered) and is launching in "Fallback mode". How can I fix this problem ? (HowTos)

Ubuntu Developers Propose a New Flavor Based Only on Unity 8view story

http://news.softpedia.com – Ubuntu developers have proposed to make a new flavor built solely with the Unity 8 environment that would help them freely experiment without having to worry about the stable part of the operating system. Users can now install a preview of the Unity 8 desktop environment in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and run it there if they meet certain requirements. (IT news)