How to install LAMP stack on Ubuntu server

LAMP stack is a popular open source software platform for powering database-driven web applications on Linux. LAMP itself is an acronym for Linux, Apache web server, MariaDB database, and PHP dynamic server-side programming language. This tutorial will present a step by step procedure on installing LAMP stack on Ubuntu server, and also guide you to […]

We have a winner! Fresh Linux Mint 17.1 — hands down the best

Beats Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, ElementaryReview Linux Mint 17.1 is the first example of what the Mint project team can do when they’re focused on their own system rather than on making the latest Ubuntu work with Mint.… Read more ….

Guadalinex 9 Screenshot Tour

Guadalinex 9 has been released. Guadalinex is a Linux distribution developed by the Council of Economy, Innovation and Science of the Government of Andalucía (Spain) to facilitate the access to information technology for all citizens of the Spanish province. It is largely based on Ubuntu 14.04, with elements from Linux Mint and Debian GNU/Linux. The […]

Barbie becomes a Debian developer and creates systemd

In today’s open source roundup: Barbie enters the systemd fray. Plus: A Linux desktop based on Google’s Material Design, and what’s in Linux Mint 17.1? Read more ….

A Guide To Dual Booting Windows 7 And Ubuntu

This guide shows how to dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu. It includes steps for backing up, shrinking Windows, downloading Ubuntu, creating a USB and DVD, partitioning and installation. Read more ….

12 Awesome Themes for Mint 17.1 Cinnamon

With Mint 17.1 Rebecca being days away from release, and Cinnamon 2.4 looking so good, here is an overview of some of the best looking themes which allow you to beautify your desktop. Read more ….

Linux Tablet Developer Crowdfunds Mobile App Tools for Ubuntu, Android, iOS

The Demski Group, which is behind the UT One tablet based on Canonical’s open source Ubuntu Linux operating system, is crowdfunding development of a mobile app development tool. Read more ….

Mozilla Now Accepts Bitcoin

Mozilla is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting openness, accessibility and innovation on the Web. Our work is made possible by thousands of people around the world contributing in many ways, such as volunteering or making a donation. For some … Continue reading

Step By Step Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) LAMP Server Setup

Step By Step Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) LAMP Server Setup Read more ….

Zentyal Server 4.0 : Linux Business Server Based on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS

Zentyal Server 4.0, a small Linux business server that can be configured as Directory Server, Domain Controller, Zentyal Mail Server, Gateway, Unified Threat Manager (UTM), Unified Communications Server or a combination of them, has been released with many improvements, better and easier web management console, bug fixes and is now available for download. Read more […]

DARPA Is Using Ubuntu to Build Humanoid Robots

DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is involved in a number of interesting projects, including robotic technology, and it looks like Ubuntu is playing an important role. Read more ….

Run Linux on Android – part 1

If you can’t wait for the launch of the official Ubuntu smartphones (the first models are supposedly due later this year), don’t want to shell out for a new phone anyhow, or would prefer to use a different version of Linux on a portable device, there is an alternative. It’s possible to run a variety […]

Canonical might switch to systemd in Ubuntu 15.04

In today’s open source roundup: Ubuntu 15.04 might be the first version that uses systemd. Plus: The advantages and disadvantages of rolling release distributions, and eleven Linux games on sale on Steam this week. Read more ….

Ubuntu MATE 14.04 LTS Released : Supported Until 2019

The final version of Ubuntu MATE 14.04 LTS has been released and announced by Ubuntu MATE team few days ago, this release based-on Ubuntu 14.04 featuring MATE desktop environment 1.8. Unlike Ubuntu MATE 14.10 will supported for nine month, come with LTS version it will be support until 2019. Read more ….

How to install CMS Made Simple on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

CMS Made Simple is an open source content management system, based on PHP and MySQL. Read more ….

Ubuntu 15.04 “Vivid Vervet” Release Schedule

Ubuntu 14.10, which is codenamed the Utopic Unicorn, is currently penciled in to release on 23rd April, 2015. The release date for Ubuntu 15.04 has now been firmed up as are the other development milestones leading up to the mid-April debut of this release. Ubuntu 15.04 a big focus on convergence and Unity 8 with […]

News: Linux Top 3: PC-BSD 10.1 Linux Mint 17.1 and Mageia 5

Yes we know, PC-BSD isn’t Linux, it’s BSD (actually FreeBSD to be precise), but aside from the kernel, it shares many of the same tools than any Linux distribution will include. Read more ….

Linux Mint 17.1 RC MATE Screenshot Tour

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 ‘Rebecca’ MATE RC. Linux Mint 17.1 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2019. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use. Linux Mint 17.1 MATE […]

Ubuntu MATE vs Lubuntu On An Old Netbook

I was preparing to write about the latest Lubuntu 14.10 release but instead decided to give the new Ubuntu MATE edition a go after seeing it in action as a live distribution on my far more powerful Toshiba Satellite Pro. How did it compare with Lubuntu on an old netbook? Read more ….

Ubuntu Server 14.10 Utopic Unicorn : Released with OpenStack 2014.1

Ubuntu Server 14.10 Utopic Unicorn is the latest version of ubuntu server edition. Released and announced by canonical brings with new features and bug fixes. Read more ….