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Apple orphans Linux CUPS features- handicaps open source printing

CUPS, is the printing standard that open source projects have used successfully to convert desktops and computers to become printer servers, allowing plug-in, modular...

Jolla Will Launch First in Helsinki, Finland

Before sharing some news with you guys abouut the Jolla smartphone device, I think would be nice if I give a short introduction to...

Lightweight Portable Security (LPS)-A Linux distro from the US Department of...

Lightweight Portable Security (LPS), created by USA's Department of Defence, is a small Linux live CD focusing on privacy and security, for  this reason,...

Oracle Vs Google: The issue of copyrighting ideas

The issue of Oracle challenging Google on the use of Java APIs may, on the surface, appear to be a case of IT corporate establishing themselves...

Microsoft acquires skype and confirmed to continue to invest in and...

Now is that good or worst, but the big news for today is that Microsoft is acquiring the leading internet communication service Skype! REDMOND,...

VirtualBox4.2 has been released! PPA

VirtualBox4.2  is out,  according to the announcement, the release builds on previous versions by adding new features such as VM Groups which are designed...

Enlightenment bugfix releases are out!

Some very interesting bugfix releases were made available the last few days for the Enlightenment Foundation Libraries. The fixes concern the 1.0, 1.1 and...

Exclusive Interview with Illumos Founder Garrett D’Amore

During the week, Unixmen exclusively interviewed Illumos Founder, Garrett D'Amore. Garrett has worked for the likes of Sun Microsystems and Nexenta. Upon the announcement...

Color it by Numbers – educational software for kids! | Linux

This article is specially formulated for unixmen readers who like to seek out engaging as well as educational software for their kids. In this...