I read an article on ZDNET. You can read it for yourself here. The Author was raising the point about companies who release Linux based services but fail to even mention Linux or their services’ heritage and what provides the actual base for their service. The Author points the finger specifically at Google’s Android and […]
What is in the title of a software company? Does the name resemble anything that the company offers? Or do you not care so much and already have a pre-fixed image in your mind of what the business offers, even if you don’t know exactly what the business does offer and nothing will change your […]
VLC 2.0.2 has been released, this is a major update that fixes a lot of regressions of the 2.0.x branch of VLC. This release comes With faster decoding on multi-core, GPU, and mobile hardware and the ability to open
If you’re a bog standard Linux user who never even looks at kernel.org and just accepts whatever kernel your Linux distribution pushes down the repositories, that’s ok. You can probably ignore this news.
Reading the articles about Blizzard banning Linux users for using wine and not giving a refund made me think that the main problem once again, is the number of users using wine to play Diablo III. If the percentage was 15% for example, Blizzard would never ban them because they would love to keep them […]
One of the best features of Linux is no doubt the fact that it’s free. Not just free to use, but free to use the code in whatever way you wish. Whether you choose to build something new or build on top of something that already exists, the choice is yours.
Just this week, former pioneering cellular phone company Nokia, announced that it will be slashing 10,000 jobs from its plant in Finland. Or the plant itself could possibly close. In addition to the job losses, Nokia also announced they would be dropping their Linux Research and Development section, known as Project Meltemi.
Few days ago was released Nvidia 302.17, the new release comes with many new features, improvements and bug fixes, some of the new added features we find a new option, –restore-original-backup, to nvidia-xconfig. nvidia-xconfig creates a backup of the original X configuration file when modifying an X configuration file that does not
Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs is going to be the second episode of the Amnesia horror adventure series. The game is expected to be out this Halloween, and Frictional Games has released a teaser trailer video to make our waiting and expectations more “established”…
Few days ago was released emesene 2.12.5 , the new release comes with some new features and bug fix, some of the new features we find a single window mode, like skypetab-ng, direct-connect aka fast file transfers are now implemented in msn, Multiple-points-of-presence with msn, SleekXMPP is now the default library for gtalk, facebook and […]
Back in 2003, there was a GameDev conference in Texas USA. The focus of the conference was artificial intelligence, and consequently several people from the Neural Networks Research Group at the Texas University Department of Computer Science were invited to make presentations on academic AI research with potential game applications. After some brainstorming, ideas and conversations NERO […]