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5 Things to Look Forward to in Linux Mint 13 "Maya"

There's been much attention focused lately on Canonical's recently released Ubuntu Linux 12.04 "Precise Pangolin," but it's by no means the only popular Linux distribution out there with a major update in the offing.

What's Coming Next for Ubuntu Linux?

With the release of Ubuntu Linux 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" less than a week ago, there's still plenty of excitement and discussion about this latest iteration of Canonical's popular Linux distribution.

Which Linux Distro Is Fairest of Them All? Ubuntu, Survey Says

Mint comes in second, while Arch Linux is No. 3, according to this latest popularity contest.

Google Drive for Linux Is on the Way

The Google Drive launch has been one of the big announcements of the week, but it was a fairly unequivocal disappointment for one vocal category of users: Linux users are justifiably miffed that the new cloud storage service doesn't...

'FLashback' Mac Malware: One More Reason to Switch to Linux

Given the vast numbers of Macs that are apparently infected with the Flashback Trojan malware, it's not at all surprising to see that sales of Mac security software are now skyrocketing.

10 Most Powerful IaaS Companies

With help from analysts who watch the public cloud Infrastructure as a Service scene very closely we compiled a list of the companies that have the most influence in the world of IaaS.

Why Linux on the Desktop is Dead

Do yourself a favor and stick with Linux servers. The desktop OS market is a two-horse race, and Linux was not invited to the party

Surviving the Battle of the OS

Various consumer devices being used in the workplace presents the subsequent problem of multiple operating systems to deal with and support. Competing operating systems within the workplace is a relatively new issue and raises...

Nvidia's Embrace of Linux Foundation Highlights Open Source's Growing Status

The announcement this week that chipmaker Nvidia is among the latest crop of companies to join the Linux Foundation is a sign of the growing importance of open source to the business sector -- and a reversal for a firm that,...

Minix Gets a NetBSD Code Infusion

Thanks to a Google Summer of Code project, Minix has gotten an infusion of NetBSD commands and libraries

Oracle Lawsuit Alleges 'gray Market Conspiracy' Over Support Services

ServiceKey and DLT Federal Business Systems Corporation are named in Oracle's complaint

Microsoft Tells All About its Windows Logos

Surprisingly large amounts of time and thought went into Windows 8 and earlier logos.

What's Hot at Macworld|iWorld 2012

Macworld|iWorld seems to bring out the best, and sometimes the worst, in Apple-related creativity. Check out what's new, cool, and just strange at this year's show.

10 Best New Google Android Apps for Fun and Work

Wikipedia, Airbnb among those launching official Android Market apps.

2012's 25 Geekiest 25th Anniversaries

A look back at the most memorable events and products from 1987.

Ten Things We Love and Hate About Window 8 Client Versions

Windows 8 unifies Microsoft operating systems from the smartphone to the server

Ten Things We Love and Hate about Windows Server 8

Windows 8 unifies Microsoft operating systems from the smartphone to the server

Inside Google at Work and Play

Google's new Venice Beach campus features a ton of cool activities for workers developing Chrome, YouTube and Google+ apps.

2012 Tech Startups to Watch Product Sampler

Enterprise search, mobile browsing, cloud services grab big venture bucks and early adopters.

Quest Extends Unix Sudo Tool

Enterprises can now run user compliance reports against Sudo

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