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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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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 with a…

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Linus Torvalds wins the desktop; Chromebooks outsell Macbooks

CIO.com: Hey, either Macs don't count much on the desktop, or we may have to finally lay the 'year of the Linux desktop' joke to rest

Eric Raymond's 'The Cathedral and the Bazaar' turns 19

opensource.com: Did Eric Raymond's The Cathedral and the Bazaar accurately predict the future of software development?

Yum Extender - A Graphical frontend tool for YUM/DNF

ostechnix: Yum Extender, also known as yumex, is a graphical frontend for Yum/DNF package manager.

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Plots a Path to the Future

eWEEK: Chris Aniszczyk, interim executive director of Cloud Native Computing Foundation, discusses how the Linux Foundation Collaborative project is coming together to help define the cloud era.

Apache Mynewt finds a home on Arduino Srl's latest SBCs

hackerboards: Arduino Srl and Runtime unveiled an open source, Bluetooth savvy, "Apache Mynewt" RTOS for 32-bit MCUs, found on the new Arduino Primo and STAR Otto SBCs.

Building an Artificial Pancreas Using a Raspberry Pi

 FOSSforce: DIY health care is here.

Server monitoring with Icinga 2 and Icingaweb 2 on CentOS 7

HowToForge: Icinga 2 is a scalable Open Source monitoring software.

Here's What the GNOME Control Center App Will Look Like in GNOME 3.22 and Later

softpedia: We all know how GNOME Control Center looks like at the moment, with its icon grid and fixed window design, right? Well, things will change drastically as the GNOME devs are preparing a completely new layout.

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Turmoil, a tongue-in-cheek take on the simulation genre plans a Linux version

Tags:Early Access,Simulation,SteamTurmoil is a charming looking simulation game that should be coming to Linux after the full release next month.…

Looks like RymdResa, the relaxing looking roguelike space odyssey is finally coming to Linux

Tags:Adventure,Coming Soon,Indie Game,RPG,SteamI've been following RymdResa for quite a long time as a big fan of space exploration games. The Linux…

Major Terraria update released with controller support, adventure maps and more

Tags:Steam,Sandbox,GOG,Action Terraria is a pretty decent sandbox game with lots to discover and it's just got a bit bigger. This new update is quite…

Worms W.M.D has an impressively silly Multiplayer trailer, will come to Linux

Tags:Steam,Platformer,Coming Soon,ActionIf you weren't aware already Worms W.M.D is heading to Linux (we have this confirmed). This new trailer has…

There is now an open source driver and GTK3 based UI for interacting with the Steam Controller

Tags:Open Source,Hardware,DriversOpen source rocks! A fellow named kozec has created a user mode driver (based on another) and a UI for interacting…

Linux & Steam running on the PS4 playing Bastion is impressive

Tags:AMD,VideoWhat you can do what Linux always impresses me, but this has to be what has impressed me the most recently. People have been hacking…

Serious Sam 4 confirmed to be in development right now

Tags:Steam,FPS,Coming Soon,ActionCroteam sure are busy, not only did they confirm The Talos Principle 2 is happening, but it seems I missed the fact…

AMD GPU-PRO Beta Driver for Linux released with Vulkan support for Dota 2

Tags:Drivers,Beta,AMDAMD have released another Beta of their new AMD GPU-PRO. It brings in support for the new Vulkan API in Dota 2 which is expected…

A recap of the most popular Linux & SteamOS gaming articles for the last week, 32 posted in total

Tags:Article OverviewHere is a look back at the 15 most popular articles on GamingOnLinux for the past week, an easy way to for you to keep up to…

Come watch another round of the GOL OpenRA tournament tonight, last one before the final!

Tags:Open Source,LivestreamApologies for the late notice on this, we will try better next time. Tonight is the last OpenRA game before the final!…

The Mims Beginning, the strategy god-like game that supports Linux is officially released

Tags:Indie Game,Simulation,Steam,Strategy The Mims Beginning is a very promising strategy god-like game that has supported Linux for quite some time.…

The Talos Principle 2 has been announced

Tags:Coming Soon,Puzzle,Steam While I haven't completed The Talos Principle, I have played it and I do think it's a very well presented puzzle game.…

Minetest, the open source sandbox game inspired by InfiniMiner & Minecraft has a major new version

Tags:Open Source,SandboxMinetest is an open source game and game engine much like Minecraft and available for free. It has recently released a major…

Looking for a cute city builder on Linux? Try out Hearthlands

Tags:City Builder,Early Access,Sandbox,Steam,StrategyI've been following Hearthlands for quite some time and I supported them quite early on, so it's…

Oxenfree, a great looking supernatural thriller is being ported to Linux

Tags:Steam,Indie Game,Horror,Coming Soon,AdventureI have to admit, I hadn't heard of Oxenfree until I saw it pop up in my twitter feed as it was…