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Memo - Note Taking, Unix-style

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We all take notes in various ways. Whether it's old fashioned sticky notes littering the front of your PC monitor, an app on your smartphone or simply using your brain to take a 'mental note' (if your memory is that good!), it's a useful activity. How about note taking on the command-line? And in a…

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B1 Free Archiver: a simple solution

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Switching to Linux requires users to abandon their usual set of favourite programs and to employ what is available. In terms of archive utilities the first and most obvious choice is the GNOME desktop environment File Roller. But does a Linux neophyte ready to get into all that stuff at once? Let’s f…

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Review: Salvation Prophecy

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If you love a good space romp and shooty shooty lasers you owe it to yourself to try this one. First off It's best not to play the first half hour or so and judge the game right away. Yes, it's an indie game (made by pretty much one man, no less) and the graphics and animations won't impress anyone…

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OpenStack cloud's killer use case: Telcos and NFV

NetworkWorld: OpenStack's director says telecommunication companies powering Network Function Virtualization (NFV) with open source cloud software has been among the fastest growing use cases for OpenStack over the past year.

Almost two-thirds of software companies contributing to open source

NetworkWorld: Open source's march toward preeminence in business software continued over the past year

Cortex-A9 SBC offers online DIY customization

hackerboards: The Linux-friendly Gumstix "Poblano 43C SBC" features a TI AM4378 SoC with WiFi, Bluetooth, GbE, and optional cameras, touchscreens, and Geppetto-based design customization.

Spit-balling creative concepts with open source tools

opensource.com: It doesn't matter if your project is a painting, a feature film, or a software tool that someone else will use to paint or make a movie.

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES

In recent years, astronomers have discovered many planets orbiting other stars.

The VAR Guy's Top 50 Open Source Companies: Where Are They Now?

Analysis of today's top 50 open source companies; their cloud, virtualization, data analytics and IoT products; and how they've evolved since 2008

Use Google Hangouts With Extra Features In Pidgin With Purple Hangouts Plugin

webupd8: Purple Hangouts is a libpurple plugin which adds support for the proprietary protocol that Google uses for its Hangouts service.

A Look Into IBM's OpenStack Meritocracy

Angel Diaz, IBM vice president of Cloud Architecture and Technology, discusses how Big Blue has earned its place in the OpenStack community.

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Beat Cop is a rather unusual looking 80's inspired pixel art style adventure & time-management game

Tags:Steam,Coming Soon,AdventureThis is probably one of the most unusual looking games I've seen for a while, but Beat Cop could be something great.…

Pharaonic, the unforgiving action RPG from the developers of Ziggurat slashes out of Early Access

Tags:Action,RPG,SteamAre you looking for a difficult but rewarding side-scrolling action RPG set in Egypt? Pharaonic might just be what you need.…

Mosaic from the developers of Among the Sleep confirmed for Linux, check out this teaser

Tags:Adventure,Teaser,VideoI am a massive fan of Among the Sleep after finishing it recently (review here), it had a powerful message about parenting…

Murdering folks in The Culling, early Linux & SteamOS port report and some quick thoughts

Tags:Survival,Steam,Initial Thoughts,Action Now that The Culling is available on Linux I have taken it for a spin, and here are some quick thoughts…

The Friday Livestream is loaded with games and starts at 5 PM UTC!

Tags:LivestreamIt would seem that another storm of games has arrived and naturally that stuff will be featured on the Friday Livestream! So strap…

Check out this new Shadow Warrior 2 gameplay video, coming to Linux & SteamOS

Tags:Action,Coming Soon,FPS,GOG,Steam,VideoShadow Warrior 2 is certainly looking great, and this new video has nailed the need for me to own it when…

Tomb Raider tested on R7 370 4G and HD 7970

Tags:AMD,BenchmarkIt was a nice surprise to see Tomb Raider officially supporting AMD hardware. Of course, the level of that support now has to be…

Tomb Raider released for Linux, thoughts & port report included, the first Linux game to use TressFX

Tags:Steam,Review,Feral Interactive,Adventure,Action Feral Interactive have done it again! Tomb Raider is now officially available for Linux, and I…

The Culling, the Unreal Engine 4 battle royale survival game is now on Linux & SteamOS

Tags:Action,Steam,Survival,Unreal EngineThe Culling is the rather good looking battle royale survival game we mentioned only recently and it's now…

Tomb Raider for Linux & SteamOS confirmed for release today!

Tags:Action,Adventure,Feral Interactive,SteamHold onto your pants, as you're in for a wild ride! Tomb Raider is officially launching on Linux &…

Get ready for another GOL vs Feral Interactive battle today at 10am UTC

Tags:Feral Interactive,LivestreamI will once again be facing off against Matt from Feral Interactive in Company of Heroes 2, all of it as usual…

Humble Bundle adds OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood & Noct to the current bundle, both Linux supported

Tags:Game Bundle,Game SaleHumble has put out two more games with Linux support into the Humble Devolver Bundle, now it makes this already great…

Helicopter combat sim 'Heliborne' has a Linux beta available

Tags:Action,Early Access,Indie Game,SteamA reader sent in that Heliborne, a combat sim where you pilot an assortment of different helicopters has a…

Darkest Dungeon officially released for Linux & SteamOS

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Roguelike,RPG Today is the day we get another popular game! Darkest Dungeon is now officially available on Linux, ported by Aaron…