What do you call Windows Multitasking?

Q: What do you call Windows Multitasking?
A: Screwing up several things at once!

What’s the difference between a virus and windows?

Q: What’s the difference between a virus and windows? A: Viruses rarely fail.

América Móvil Launches Firefox OS Smartphones

We are excited to announce that América Móvil has become the fifth major operator to release Firefox OS smartphones. América Móvil Alcatel ONETOUCH FIRE devices are now available throughout Mexico through Telcel.  Mexico is the first country where América Móvil … Continue reading

What if Bill Gates had a dime for every time Windows Vista crashed.

Q: What if Bill Gates had a dime for every time Windows Vista crashed… A: Oh, wait a minute, he already does!

How many Microsoft programmers does it take to change a lightbulb

Q. How many Microsoft programmers does it take to change a lightbulb?
A. None. Bill Gates will just redefine Darkness(TM) as the new industry standard.

Why are PCs like air conditioners

Q: Why are PCs like air conditioners?
A: They stop working properly if you open Windows!

LibreOffice 4.2.4 at LinuxTag and FISL

Berlin, May 8, 2014 – The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 4.2.4. The software is on stage at LinuxTag in Berlin (Hall 6, Booth D06) and at FISL in Porto Alegre (Booth 36), where the community is proudly showing the latest version of the best free office suite ever. LibreOffice 4.2.4 “Fresh” – the most feature […]

Lubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr: Video Review and Screnshot Tour

Lubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr is an official derivative of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS based on the Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment (LXDE). On this release, as the Xubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Lubuntu 14.04 also come with LTS version, it mean will be supported for 3 years. Read more ….

Mozilla Introduces the Most Customizable Firefox Ever with an Elegant New Design

Mozilla is a non-profit organization driven by the mission of promoting openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web. We work as a global community to build products like Firefox that embody the values of our mission and create more user … Continue reading

A brief word on the OpenSSL Heartbleed bug

With the OpenSSL Heartbleed bug still making headlines around the world we thought you would like to know the status of Mageia 3 and 4. All the following updates included a Heartbleed fix backported from openssl-1.0.1g openssl-1.0.1e-1.5.mga3.i586.rpm dated 7 April … Continue reading

The Latest Midori Browser Has Rewritten AdBlock, WebKit Improvements (Ubuntu Installation)

Midori is a GTK-based browser with a clean interface that resembles the one of Google Chrome, using the WebKit rendering engine, and offering plenty of the usual features browsers like Firefox or Chrome ship with. Read more ….

SMPlayer reached to version 14.3.0, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint (PPA)

Install SMPlayer 14.3.0 with YouTube and Mplayer support in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/Ubuntu 12.10/Ubuntu 12.04/Linux Mint 16/14/13 and other Ubuntu derivativesSmplayer is a complete media player for Windows and Linux. It uses the award-winning MPlayer as playback engine which is capable of playing most video and audio formats (avi, mkv, wmv, mp4, mpeg… see list). […]

Which Linux Mint apps can replace Windows XP software?

In today’s open source roundup: How to replace Windows XP applications with Linux Mint alternatives. Plus: Wine and Linux gaming, and why GNOME 3.12 won’t be in Ubuntu 14.04. Read more ….

Crowdfunding an open source laptop, a new Apache project, and more

Open source news for your reading pleasureMarch 29 – April 4, 2014In this week’s edition of the open source news roundup, we look at the end of Ubuntu One, a totally-open laptop, Microsoft’s recent steps toward openness, and more. Read more ….

Drag-and-Drop Cloud Orchestration with Ubuntu Juju

Canonical, the Ubuntu Linux and Juju Development/Operations (DevOps) program parent company, is turning Juju into a tool that makes setting clouds up a drag-and-drop operation. Read more ….

Linux Mint programs for Windows XP users

Yes, many of your Windows programs aren’t available on Linux, but some of them are and there are Linux programs that can do just as well as your old XP software. Read more ….

Microsoft should fear Android on the desktop

In today’s open source roundup: Android might be a viable replacement for Windows on the desktop. Plus: Why Chromebooks are better than Windows, and Ubuntu tablets will appear at the same time as Ubuntu phones. Read more ….

Goodbye to a good friend

It’s with great sadness that this month we said goodbye to one of our own. John Bowden (aka Led43) lost his battle with cancer on Saturday 8th March. John was one of life’s good guys. An enthusiastic supporter and contributor, … Continue reading

Why the media loves to exaggerate Linux security problems

In today’s open source roundup: The media makes money by exaggerating Linux security problems. Plus: Is Android too much like a PC? And Linux Mint 17 name and release date announced. Read more ….

Your personal copy of Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu 14.04

You have been waiting for long 2 years!With the coming release of next long-term support version of Ubuntu 14.04 just a month away, many of you already looking for downloading of your own ISO image of the system. Yes, that’s the next version, codenamed Trusty Tahr. Read more ….