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Systemd Developers Did NOT Fork The Linux Kernel

Phoronix | Monday March 30, 2015 07:15:05 PM | Software
Various Phoronix readers have written in this weekend and commented in the forums and elsewhere that systemd developers forked the Linux kernel. This is not the case... Read more...

BlackArch Linux Now Offers Over 1200 Tools for Penetration Testing and Security Research

Softpedia | Monday March 30, 2015 01:20:00 PM | Software
BlackArch Linux Now Offers Over 1200 Tools for Penetration Testing and Security Research Gaurov Soni was proud to announce earlier today, March 30, the immediate availability for download of a new updated version of his BlackArch Linux computer operating system designed for penetration testers and security researchers. News ISO images of the BlackArch Linux distribution have also been generated and are available for... Read more...

New 3D NAND Flash Memory From Intel, Micron Could Result in 10-Terabyte SSDs

ZDNet | Monday March 30, 2015 01:07:00 PM | Hardware
New 3D NAND Flash Memory From Intel, Micron Could Result in 10-Terabyte SSDs The two companies claim their new technology offers up to three times the density of other 3D NAND competitors, with full production ramping up later this year. Read more...

Q4OS Is an Interesting Windows Clone and Linux Distro at the Same Time

Softpedia | Monday March 30, 2015 12:56:00 PM | Software
Q4OS Is an Interesting Windows Clone and Linux Distro at the Same Time Q4OS is a Linux operating system that implements a desktop environment that is very similar with the older Windows versions. The developer have just released a new update and they are now much closer to a much stable release. The Q4OS have been working for a long time on this... Read more...

How Far Valve Has Come: Three Years Ago They Needed OpenGL Linux Help

Phoronix | Monday March 30, 2015 12:41:46 PM | Software
While these days there's more than 1,000 Linux games on Steam, just three years ago in their early Source Engine porting process they were barely able to get good frame-rates... Read more...

​Apache Spark-Based ClearStory Ramps Up Its Analytics Software

ZDNet | Monday March 30, 2015 12:23:19 PM | Enterprise Computing
​Apache Spark-Based ClearStory Ramps Up Its Analytics Software Improvements to the Spark-powered analytics platform from ClearStory Data are designed to increase the speed of data analysis and reduce data-preparation times. Read more...

Use of Open Source Software Is Now Mandatory In Indian Government Offices

Softpedia | Monday March 30, 2015 12:03:00 PM | Software
Use of Open Source Software Is Now Mandatory In Indian Government Offices According to a new policy issued by the Indian Government, all employees will have to use open-source software on their computers. The new policy encourages the adoption of open source software across all Indian Government offices, on both desktop and server stations, in order to reduce the costs for acquiring... Read more...

Cinnamon Developers Working to Improve Loading Times for the Desktop

Softpedia | Monday March 30, 2015 12:00:00 PM | Software
Cinnamon Developers Working to Improve Loading Times for the Desktop The Linux Mint developers are also working on the Cinammon desktop environment, so the distribution is not their entire focus. They are now trying to make it load faster and they say they already had some success. Cinnamon is a very popular desktop environment that features a classic design that... Read more...

Why (Most) Disk Drives Need to Breathe

ZDNet | Monday March 30, 2015 11:13:04 AM | Enterprise Computing
Why (Most) Disk Drives Need to Breathe It isn't commonly known, but air-based disk drives need to breathe. But wait! Won't atmospheric crud crash the drive? Here's why drives need it and how it works. Read more...

Linux Kernel 3.14.37 Is Now the Most Advanced LTS Version Available

Softpedia | Monday March 30, 2015 09:35:00 AM | Software
Linux Kernel 3.14.37 Is Now the Most Advanced LTS Version Available The latest version of the stable Linux kernel, 3.14.37, has been released by Greg Kroah-Hartman, making this the most advanced long-term support version available for download. LTS status for a Linux kernel version means that it gets updated for a long time, which in turn makes it ideal to implement... Read more...

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