Ubuntu 15.04 Codenamed Vivid Vervet

Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet

Ubuntu 14.10 has been released and it’s time to look up to the development of next Ubuntu release which is Ubuntu 15.04. As always, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth announced the code name of the upcoming Ubuntu 15.04 release on his blog and it’s been named Vivid Vervet. If you did not know already, each Ubuntu […]

Another Italian City Says Goodbye To Microsoft Office, Will Switch To OpenOffice Soon

Turin City adapts Open Source

It seems Open Source adoption is the latest fad in European countries. Last month only we heard that Turin became the first Italian city to officially opt for Open Source product. Another city in north-west Italy, Udine, has also announced that it is ditching Microsoft office and will migrate to OpenOffice.

Linux Mint Will Not Be Just Green Anymore

More colors for Linux Mint

Linux Mint is a popular Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. In terms of beginner friendliness, at times, Linux Mint is better than Ubuntu itself. As the name “Mint” suggests, Linux Mint has a trademark green touch to its appearance, be it themes, wallpapers, login, website, logo. Green is what comes first to one’s mind at […]

Microsoft’s Raspberry Pi Will Cost $300

Sharks Cove Microsoft

I presume that you have heard of Raspberry Pi. A $35 microcomputer that has revolutionized the low cost computing and has cult following among hardware hobbyist and do-it-yourself enthusiasts. Several other followed in the footsteps of Raspberry Pi to provide low cost micro computers, Arduino is one of the successful examples. [Arduino came long before Raspberry […]

$2400 Valued Introduction To Linux Course Is Available For Free On edX

Introduction to Linux edX

Probably you have already heard it. Linux Foundation has tied up with edX (a major online learning platform founded by MIT and Harvard University) to provide its Introduction to Linux course, which usually costs $2400, for free. edX has over 200 courses from over 50 elite universities, corporations and organizations worldwide. Over 2.5 million users […]