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Google Hates Desktop Linux!
Google hates Linux, Google does not hate Linux. Google loves Linux, Google doesn't love Linux. This question is perhaps as old as Google itself. Doe...
Will Canonical Become the Target of Oracle's Next Licensing Lawsuit?
Update: This article was originally written in the first quarter of 2016. Two years have passed since then and we don't have any news of a lawsuit a...
Here Is What It's FOSS Readers Think Of 25 Years Of Linux
Linux has turned 25 and we have already seen the timeline of Linux in last 25 years in the last post. This article is not about me telling you about...
Are We Looking At The End Of 32 Bit Linux?
You know one of the main reason why Linux is better than Windows? Because it has great support for older hardware. You can bring back decades-old comp...
Debian Won't Join Google Summer Of Code 2017
Image courtesy: Moodle While I shared about Google Summer Of Code (GSoC) some time back by interviewing some of its winners sometime back, Debian is ...
MariaDB The Software That Might Save or Break Open Source
There's a pretty good chance that you don't have a reason to look for a database engine, and even if you did, the choice might come down to one of thr...
Making the Business Source License Open Source Compliant
A couple of weeks ago we posted an article about MariaDB's new Business Source License. The BSL itself is so new that it needs to be tested in the wil...
Open Source is Taking Over Europe!
The commune of Mappano (Italia) in the neighborhood or Turin, has decided to use free and open source software for its IT infrastructure and eGovern...
The Truth About the Intel's Hidden Minix OS and Security Concerns
If you have an Intel-chipset based motherboard, there are great chances it is equipped with the Intel Management (Intel ME) unit. This is not new. And...