Full Circle Magazine #67!

That’s right folks. A day early!
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Squeal of Fortune: Mystical Spins Weekend

Receive triple XP on all Magic, Herblore and Summoning lamps on Squeal of Fortune this weekend!

Winter Weekends: Double Drops

Every weekend this month sees a unique members’ bonus in Gielinor, starting with double drops from bosses, the Barrows, and more!

Behind the Scenes Video 29: The Brink of Extinction

An epic storyline, new armour, a new training area, loads of XP. Sounds like a recipe for a new Grandmaster quest!

The ITU and You

The Internet has always been guided forwards by collaborative, open approaches. We believe that these approaches are one of the reasons why the Web has become and remained the wonderful, powerful and empowering place we know today. In the coming … Continue reading

8-Way NVIDIA Nouveau GPU Comparison

After earlier this week delivering a 12-way AMD Radeon graphics card comparison with the open-source Linux Gallium3D graphics driver, being published today is a similar comparison on the NVIDIA side. Tested for this article were eight NVIDIA GeForce gr…

WordPress 3.5 Release Candidate 2

The second release candidate for WordPress 3.5 is now available for download and testing. We’re still working on about a dozen remaining issues, but we hope to deliver WordPress 3.5 to your hands as early as next week. If you’d like to know what to test, visit the About page ( → About in the toolbar) and check out […]

Samsung’s Exynos DRM Driver Keeps Advancing

In addition to the Samsung Exynos ARM SoCs being really attractive right now due to the impressive performance of the A15-based Exynos 5 Dual, the hardware is also nice for its open-source DRM graphics driver that keeps advancing…

Splashtop Linux Streamer Offers Useful Streaming, Remote Access with Ubuntu

Splashtop, which is especially well-known to many people for its history of letting users run a lightweight version of Linux alongside other operating systems, has a new spin on streaming with Slashtop Streamer for Linux.  Splashtop Streamer is an audio-video streaming server, enabling remote access to a computer from an Android device (tablet/phone) or an […]

Dell launches Ubuntu-powered Sputnik for developers

Dell has released an Ubuntu-based developer laptop. The machine sports an Ivy Bridge i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM and several customised tools that allow developers to manage their development environment and port it between machines
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The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 14 (Nadia)

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 14 (Nadia)

This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 14 (Nadia)
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on

Canonical Dumps Metacity In Ubuntu 13.04

Metacity, the default GNOME window manager used for the GNOME 2.x branch, has seen its last days in Ubuntu as Canonical is preparing to remove it from the repositories.The Ubiquity package used by Canonical for its Ubuntu distribution has just received compiz support and now it’s the only window manager used during installation, via the Install Now option.“This means if on the CD no other ubiquity supported windows managers are present compiz will be used as the …

Fedora 19 Schrödinger’s Cat Could Arrive in May, 2013

Fedora 19, recently dubbed Schrödinger’s Cat, may overlap a little with Fedora 18 as the current targeted release date is late May, 2013.

To get things straight, Fedora 18 (Spherical Cow) hasn’t been released and a Beta version was made available after seven delays.

Now it seems that the Fedora developers are already thinking about the next version and want Fedora 19 (Schrödinger’s Cat) out for the public, in final version, on May 21, 2013.

If …

Digia Releases Qt 4.8.4 With 170+ Improvements

While Qt 5.0 is hopefully being released in December, Digia has announced today the release Qt 4.8.4…

OpenStack Keystone Vulnerabilities Plugged for Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

On November 28, Canonical published details about OpenStack Keystone vulnerabilities for its Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS operating systems.

According to Canonical, OpenStack Keystone could have allowed unintended access to files over the network.

It was discovered that Keystone did not properly invalidate EC2-style credentials such that if credentials were removed from a tenant, an authenticated and authorized user using those credentials would have been allowed…

Ubuntu GNOME Remix 13.04 Replaces GNOME Packagekit With Ubuntu Software Center

Ubuntu GNOME Remix 12.10 uses GNOME Packagekit (“Software”) as the default package management application, but this will change in Raring Ringtail.A recent update in Ubuntu GNOME 13.04 Raring Ringtail (currently under development) has removed GNOME Packagekit from the default applications, replacing it with Ubuntu Software Center and Ubuntu’s Update Manager.According to a post on a […]

Monitoring Software Zabbix 2.0.4 RC1 Is Available for Testing

Zabbix, an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution, released under the GPL (free of charge for both commercial and non-commercial use), is now at version 2.0.4 RC1.

Highlights of Zabbix 2.0.4 RC1:

• Flicker-free screen shadowing has been implemented for old screen data;
• Support of {HOST.HOST}, {HOST.NAME}, {HOST.IP}, {HOST.DNS} and {HOST.CONN} macros in has been added in “params” field for SSH, Telnet and DB monitor items;

Valve Publishes Huge List of Steam for Linux Bugs and Solutions

Valve has published a comprehensive list of all the known bugs encountered so far by the beta testers and their solutions. Even if Steam seems to run beautifully on most Linux machines and especially Ubuntu, there are still a lot of bugs that need to be ironed out. Valve has put together a list of known bu…

A Basic Look At How The LLVM Compiler Works

The LLVM compiler infrastructure is frequently talked about on Phoronix whether it be about its Clang C/C++ compiler or one of the innovative use-cases for LLVM such as with the LLVMpipe Gallium3D driver or as a JIT engine within some free software pro…

Ubuntu Prepares To Kill Off Metacity, Ups Compiz

Ubuntu has bid farewell to the Metacity window manager now that the Ubiquity installer has basic support for Compiz…