Reviews: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin Review

Finally! The latest stable release 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin is available to download in different flavors, Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Xubuntu, UbuntuStudio, and Mythbuntu. Many of the recent changes in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, we already have seen it any many post on the earlier builds of Precise at LinuxNov. However, in this post we will […]

Gubuntu 12.04: Ubuntu Gnome Shell Remix Review

Ubuntu Gnome Shell Remix is Jan’s attempt at offering Gnome 3 Shell experience with Ubuntu. He has done a great job here. Now, the question I have for you is do we need UGSR to evolve into a full blown GnomeOS or Gubuntu? Will you use it? If you are a developer will you help […]

Install Lenses And Scopes In Ubuntu 12.04 (SSH, Reddit, Wikipedia, Flickr, Grooveshark, Spotify And More)

Most of the Unity Lenses and scopes, that adds extra functionality to dash menu have been updated to work with Ubuntu 12.04. Some lenses like Wikipedia lens are new releases. A Lens adds an extra new category to Unity dash allowing you to find specific results from local sources, web and even do calculations. A […]

Blender 2.63 released

After years of work, the blender.org team is proud to present a completely modernized Mesh system!

Wine release 1.5.3

The Wine development release 1.5.3 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – Support for graphics bounds tracking. – A number of fixes to the builtin Internet Explorer. – Support for displaying ARM code in the Wine debugger. – Various DirectMusic improvements. – Better namespace support in MSXML. – Various […]

AVG Antivirus For Linux/FreeBSD Plus Qmail Mail Server

AVG Antivirus For Linux/FreeBSD Plus Qmail Mail Server
This document describes how to deploy AVG Antivirus for Linux/FreeBSD to the Qmail mail server.
It is usable for AVG version 8.5, 10 and 2012.

Poll: Desktop environments

Although the results may be biased by the fact that some environments are better supported than others and that some of them are brand new, we’re interested in getting some early feedback of their popularity within the Linux Mint community. Discontinued environments were not listed: If you are currently using Gnome 2, please select the […]

Wine 1.5.3 Released

The Wine development release 1.5.3 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Support for graphics bounds tracking.
A number of fixes to the builtin Internet Explorer.
Support for displaying ARM code in the Wine debugger.
Various DirectM…

What are Magento U Alumni Up to These Days?

Ben Marks, Magento course instructor, caught up with a few of his trainees from Magento U and found that they have been very busy…creating extensions, working at record pace and getting certified! Here is just a sampling of what he uncovered!

Interview with Coffeecat

Coffeecat is someone I know from the Ubuntu Forums, where he sits with me on the Forum Council.  He has kindly taken some time out to answer the dreaded 9 simple questions… 1. Tell as much as you’re willing about your “real life” like name, age, gender, location, family, religion, profession, education, hobbies, etc. I […]

Full Circle #60 – Fifth Birthday Edition!

Full Circle Issue #60 Full Circle – the independent magazine for the Ubuntu Linux community are proud to announce the release of our sixtieth issue. It’s our birthday! Five years and going strong. This month: * Command and Conquer. * How-To : Beginning Python – Part 32, LibreOffice – Part 14, and Prey. * NEW! […]

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) To 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) (Desktop & Server)

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) To 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) (Desktop & Server)

The new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) has just been released.
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS is a long-term support release, which means it is
supported for…

Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) released!

Imagination is as vital to any advance in science as learning and precision are essential for starting points. – Percival Lowell The Ubuntu team is very pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Long-Term Support) for Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products. Codenamed “Precise Pangolin”, 12.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest […]

Imagine 2012 Attendees Bid Adieu to Vegas and Hello to New Relationships

Despite an incredible showing at the legendary Magento party last night, attendees still showed up today bright eyed and ready for this morning’s keynote and general session presentations. The morning began with a look at Good360.org, a Magento Ent…

What’s new in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

The latest version of Ubuntu brings significant improvements to the stability and speed of the Unity interface. On the server side of things, the developers have clearly concentrated on trying to make Ubuntu a serious contender in the cloud computing s…

Ubuntu Tweak 0.7: App And Source Center Are Back, More Ubuntu 12.04 Tweaks

Ubuntu Tweak 0.7.0 has been released today, bringing some important new features, especially for Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin which will be released tomorrow. As you probably know, starting with version 0.6, Ubuntu Tweak had lost some of its main features. Well, with the latest 0.7.0, some of these features are back: App Center, Source Center […]

Google announces Summer of Code results for 2012 – Drupal gets 13 projects!!

We are thrilled to announce that Google will be sponsoring 13 Drupal projects for Summer of Code 2012. We would like to extend our sincere thanks to Google, who are investing over $72,000 in the Drupal project.
As always, we had many more projects tha…

Membership Boards: Restaffing and Reorganization

On May 5th we will have a large number of Regional Membership Board members with terms expiring. The Community Council decided to take this opportunity to evaluate the effectiveness of these regional membership boards and how it make sense to go about restaffing them. After several discussions, including those with sitting board members, we have […]

Linux Mint Debian Edition 201204 arrives with MATE 1.2 and Cinnamon 1.4

The new version of Linux Mint Debian Edition is based on the 3.2 Linux kernel, and includes a choice of Cinnamon 1.4, version 1.2 of MATE or Xfce 4.8.0 as the default desktop environment
Read more at H-online

Deploy your own “cloud” with Debian “Wheezy”

Deploy your own “cloud” with Debian “Wheezy” The Debian Project produces an entirely Free operating system that empowers its users to be in control of the software running their computers. These days, more and more computing is being moved away from user computers to the so-called “cloud” – a vague term often used to refer […]