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Contributing to OSS

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By Devyn Collier Johnson

Many individuals may want to contribute to Linux or some open-source software project. However, many people may not be sure where to start or how to help. Others may not know computer programming and feel that there is no way they can contribute. Well, guess what? There are many ways anyone can…

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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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By John McCormack

I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue…

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Setup Flexible Disk Storage with Logical Volume Management (LVM) in Linux ??? PART 1

 tecmint: Logical Volume Management (LVM) makes it easier to manage disk space.

Nostalgic Gaming On Linux With Good Old Games

 The Linux Rain: Thanks to the recent Linux support provided by DRM-free classic games provider, GOG.com, getting that nostalgic kick on Linux has never been easier.

Palm-sized mini PC projects display, uses IR for touch

 LinuxGizmos: TouchPico is prepping an Android 4.2 mini-PC that doubles as a pico-projector and approximates touch input via an infrared stylus and camera.

Heartbleed Flaw Is Still a Risk, Report Finds

eWEEK: A Venafi report claims that only 3 percent of big companies have fully patched for Heartbleed.

Linode Releases Open Source Cloud Hosting Documentation

 The VAR Guy: Cloud hosting provider Linode has made the documentation for its platform open source, allowing anyone to access the information and contribute to it.

Red Hat starts work on 64-bit ARM servers

 ZDnet: Red Hat and its partners are betting that 64-bit ARM processors are ready for the data center.

OrFoxOS combines Firefox OS and Tor on a $25 smartphone

 ITworld: OrFoxOS combines Firefox OS and Tor to help protect your privacy.

The making of the Raspberry Pi Model B+

 Raspi: The Director of Hardware at the Raspberry Pi Foundation, James Adams, walks through the making of the new and improved Raspberry Pi Model B+

Ubuntu for Phones to Integrate Nokia HERE Maps

 softpedia: Canonical has announced that Ubuntu mobile devices will use Nokia HERE maps by default, making this the start of a very interesting partnership.

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The Makers Eden, A Hypertext Adventure Game Released For Linux

The Makers Eden is a very interesting adventure game and the first time I've ever played a game like it. It's good, but not for those of you with little patience.

Deep Silver Buys The Rights To Homefront From Crytek, Linux Now Uncertain

So, it really does seem like Crytek were in financial trouble after all. Deep Silver has now purchased the rights to the Homefront franchise and setup a new studio to work on the game. We asked them about Linux support, and the answer wasn't clear.

Airships: Conquer The Skies Updates, Enters Greenlight

Airships: Conquer the Skies, an indie steampunk RTS, goes for the Greenlight with a new version. Only you can help it.

NeonXSZ Cyberspace FPS Arrives On Steam In August

NeonXSZ is quite a unique FPS set in cyberspace that we have covered before, but it's come a long way development wise and will be heading to Steam in August.

The Witcher 3 Is Reportedly Really Coming To Linux

A redditor emailed in to highlight a post they made on reddit after going to SDCC where they spoke to the developers of The Witcher. The developers confirmed to them a Linux version of The Witcher 3 exists.

The Witcher 2 Has A New Performance Focused Beta For Linux

The Witcher 2 now has a second beta for Linux which is aimed at improving performance for Nvidia users currently, and in future for AMD too.

Two Tribes Brand New Platform Shooter RIVE Comng To Linux

After going through some changes the refreshed Two Tribes team got to work on a brand new game called RIVE. The game looks beautiful and it's heading to Linux.

Watch The Unreal Tournament Developers Play Team Deathmatch

The crew from Epic Games are at it again. We have now been teased to a video showing the Unreal Tournament crew playing Team Deathmatch in the brand new game.

Pulstar Twin Stick Shooter Released On Steam For Linux

Pulstar has been updated on Steam to add a Linux version! Pulstar is a fast paced arcade game that brings back the basic of its genre, and it sure is vibrant.

Stronghold 3 Gold Looks Closer To A Linux Version

We already gave you confirmation that Stronghold 3 Gold was heaving to Linux, but in the past week it seems there has been more progress.

Space Pirates And Zombies Now On GOG DRM Free For Linux

You can now grab Space Pirates and Zombies DRM free from GOG.com as they build up their game collection.

Only If Free Adventure Game Released On Steam For Linux

Only If is a surreal first person adventure-puzzle game. You play as Anthony Clyde, who, after a heavy night of partying, wakes up to find himself in an unfamiliar bed with no memory of the previous night's events.

GOL Cast: Metal Music And Zombie Apocalypse In Rock Zombie

If you've played Left 4 Dead 2, then you might have had the chance to smash zombies with a guitar. However, if you haven't then here's a game that focuses exactly on that. Cue the music and let's go kill a horde or two.

Sales Statistics From Developers Part 3

Here we are again! I know how much people enjoy statistics (snore!), but when it comes to Linux and how well games perform on it we all need to see.

Street Arena, A Top Down Action Game Much Like Early GTA Games

Street Arena is the re-branded version of "Greedy Car Thieves" which is a promising looking top down action game involving cars, and it looks a lot like the early Grand Theft Auto games.