Articles found under tag: linux-advocacy

headimage

Linux Advocacy - My Take

Posted in Advocacy

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…

Read full article

Linuxtoday.com

Mozilla picks one of its own to be its new CEO

 ZDnet: Mozilla has selected Chris Beard, who started with the company with the release of Firefox 1.0, to be its chief executive.

Open Source Replacements for Popular Small Business Software

 Datamation: The best open source applications for office productivity, accounting, collaboration, ERP, security and more.

Minimal Linux Live Debuts

Minimal Linux Live is a set of Linux shell scripts which automatically build minimal Live Linux OS based on Linux kernel and BusyBox.

Mozilla Firefox 32 Beta 1 Is Out, Lets Users See Login Metadata in Password Manager

 softpedia: Mozilla doesn't waste any time when it comes to the development of the Firefox browser.

How to access Linux command cheat sheets from the command line

 xmodulo: The power of Linux command line is its flexibility and versatility.

Autonomous sub powers up with Wheezy on Haswell

 LinuxGizmos: The sub runs Debian Linux on an Intel Core-based computer-on-module.

Ripe Linux Nits To Pick

 FossForce: My search for "Nvidia large fonts" and other such search terms were worthless on the Mint forums, that search string turning up mostly irrelevant results.

Six Clicks: The best Linux desktop environments

 ZDnet: Unlike Windows or Mac OS X, Linux offers a wide variety of desktop environments. Here are my picks of the most important of these PC interfaces.

Darkwood Arrives To Scare Linux Gamers

 GamingOnLinux: Darkwood is an interesting take on the horror and survival genre with a top down perspective and a really dark setting.

GamingOnLinux.com Latest Articles

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.

Bik, A 2D Point & Click Adventure In Space

Bik is quite an interesting looking point & click adventure, and it's available for Linux. We check it out and let you know how it plays.

Gods Will Be Watching Now Out For Linux, And It's Hard

Gods Will Be Watching is a game that is quite hard to describe, and it's bloody hard as well. It's a pixel art point and click adventure game where you need to be quite brutal.

Darkwood Arrives To Scare Linux Gamers

Darkwood is an interesting take on the horror and survival genre with a top down perspective and a really dark setting.

The Incredible Adventures Of Van Helsing 1 Is In Closed Beta On Linux

It was already reported that The Incredible Adventures Of Van Helsing is coming to Linux a while ago. I can now confirm that the first game is in closed beta on Linux right now. Even though the game is in early beta and is quite rough around the edges, it looks great and is mostly playable.

The Wine Development Release 1.7.23 Is Now Available.

Wine development team was able to produce a new experimental release today. 1.7.23 bringing many new features and as many as 42 bugfixes.

Feral Interactive Are Teasing New Linux Games UPDATED

Feral Interactive are little devils as they sent out a link earlier to a teaser page of new ports for Mac & Linux, but what ones will be on Linux?

The New Unreal Tournament Is Shaping Up In A New Video

A new video from the team at Epic creating the new Unreal Tournament shows off how good it looks already.

Age Of Wonders III Blog Update On Linux Support

The developers of Age of Wonders III have written a blog post giving us a little bit more of an insight into their porting work.

Among The Sleep Is Now Playable On Linux

Good news everyone! Among The Sleep is now playable on Linux after yesterday's patch which fixed the major graphical glitches for OpenGL.

Trine Enchanted Edition For Linux Delayed, Plus A Short Interview

The Linux release of Frozenbyte's overhaul of Trine to use the Trine 2 engine has slipped behind the Windows version. Read on for a short interview with the developers looking at the "Enchanted Edition", and their thoughts on Linux.

GOG Com Now Officially Support Linux Games

Today marks a big day for Linux and DRM free gaming. GOG.com are now officially supporting Linux on their store, and so that's pretty much all major online stores supporting Linux.