ZX Spectrum Emulation and Linux Mint

If you don’t love the Sinclair Spectrum then this is not for you. This article shows how to set up the FUSE emulator with an XBOX 360 controller. The ultimate way to play Manic Miner.
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GNOMEbuntu Will Be Released on October 18th

It looks like the rumored GNOME Edition of Ubuntu, named GNOMEbuntu will become a reality on October 18th, 2012.
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Virtualization With KVM On A CentOS 6.3 Server

Virtualization With KVM On A CentOS 6.3 Server

This guide explains how you can install and use KVM for creating and
running virtual machines on a CentOS 6.3 server. I will show how to
create image-based virtual machines and also virtual machines tha…

GNOMEbuntu is set to arrive in October, 18!

Good News Everyone! Thanks to Ubuntu Gnome Community and Jeremy Bicha, it seems that the popular distribution will ship a flavor with a relatively pure GNOME experience, on the next release cycle, in October 18. At this point the effort is community based, but hopefully GNOMEbuntu will make it as Canonical’s official spin, similar to [...]

The truth about Goobuntu: Google’s in-house desktop Ubuntu Linux

For the first time, Google reveals some details about its desktop of choice: Ubuntu.
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Linux’s Brilliant New Gaming Career

The legendary Mark Twain is said to have once observed, “If you don’t like the weather in New England, just wait a few minutes,” and much the same sentiment could just as well be applied to life here in the Linux world. To wit: Not so very long ago, gaming was held up as one of the big obstacles keeping PC users off of Linux and on Windows instead.

Meet Magento Expands to Brazil

After many successful conferences in Germany, Netresearch is expanding Meet Magento to Brazil. The premiere of Meet Magento BR will be on November 8 in the stirring metropolis of São Paulo at the Mercure Grand Hotel Ibirapuera Park. The over 250 atte…

Firefox 15 Officially Lands in Ubuntu

With today’s updates, Canonical upgraded the default web browser to Mozilla Firefox 15.0, in all its supported Ubuntu operating systems.
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A preview of Gnome 3.6 in Quantal

In every new release, Ubuntu loses something from upstream Gnome. This time in Quantal is the drop of Nautilus 3.6 and Gnome Control Center 3.6 (not quite sure about it yet). But things aren’t so bad. Thanks to Rico Tzschichholz and Ubuntu Gnome Community people, Gnome 3.6 looks almost perfect in Quantal! And things will [...]

Magento Go: Learn the Best Way to Set Up Your Store

September 12, 2012 I 11:00AM PDT

Webinar: Optimizing Your Magento Go Store Configuration and Catalog
Magento Go is an extremely powerful and flexible tool that provides merchants many ways to manipulate store data efficiently. However, what do you …

CEO and VP Live Stream – September 9th

Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard and RuneScape Vice President Daniel Clough will be taking your questions in a live stream, coming September 9th. Hear what it’s all about from Mark himself!

Community Round-Up #4

It’s time once again for the Community Round-Up: all the latest community shenanigans that you can handle!

Google Trusted Stores now available on Magento Connect!

Give your customers the excellent online shopping experience they’re looking for with Google Trusted Stores! Magento retailers are now able to integrate the Google Trusted Stores badge onto their eCommerce sites quickly and easily by downloading th…

PrestaShop Selects Jirafe to Help Merchants Become More Successful

In the world of e-commerce, analytics is king. And when it comes to growing revenues by making smarter marketing and merchandising decisions, there is no better solution available to PrestaShop users than Jirafe Jirafe is already used by tens of … Read more

Sony Takes Another Swing at Android Tablets With Xperia S

Sony on Wednesday launched the Xperia Tablet S at the IFA consumer electronics show in Germany. It’s the second generation of the Tablet S, and it continues its predecessor’s positioning as both a tablet and a universal remote control. However, the Xperia Tablet S is slimmer than its predecessor.

Install ADB And Fastboot Android Tools In Ubuntu Via PPA

A package called “android-tools”, which comes with “adb” and “fastboot” command line utilities, has been uploaded to the Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal repositories recently. I’ve got a request to upload this package in a PPA for older Ubuntu releases, so I’ve backported it to Ubuntu 12.04, 11.10 and 11.04.”adb” (Android Debug Bridge) is a command [...]

Installing mod_geoip for Apache2 On Debian Squeeze

Installing mod_geoip for Apache2 On Debian Squeeze

This guide explains how to set up mod_geoip
with Apache2 on a Debian Squeeze system. mod_geoip looks up the IP
address of the client end user. This allows you to redirect or block
users based on t…

Firefox 15 Goes on a Memory Diet

Better management of memory and updates highlight the latest release of the Mozilla Foundation’s Web browser, Firefox 15. Firefox’s development team has steadily improved the browser’s memory management over recent months, but with this release of the program, it’s targeting a major contributor to the software’s piggish memory ways: add-on applications.

Vote to get Cube 2 devs a free virtual reality kit (Oculus Rift)!

Give Cube 2 some tech!Vote here for Lee “eihrul” Salzman to receive an Oculus Rift for Cube 2 development!Oculus Rift is the much lauded VR headset that was Kickstarted recently, making almost 10 times the initial goal in pledges. Unfort…

Intel OpenGL Performance: OS X vs. Windows vs. Linux

As mentioned last week when publishing the OS X 10.8 vs. Ubuntu Linux benchmarks, a large Intel OpenGL driver performance comparison was being carried out at Phoronix. The comparison is now compete and here are the results when comparing the Intel HD OpenGL graphics performance under Apple OS X 10.8, Microsoft Windows 7 Pro, and [...]