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Mozilla to Sharpen Its Focus on Open Gaming in 2013

Here on the first day of 2013, it's already very clear that this year will be a banner year for open source gaming, what with players like Valve and Ouya poised to deliver game platforms based on open source tools. Mobile phones and tablets have also become havens for games, though, (think of Angry Birds) and it's clear that Mozilla wants to woo game developers for its upcoming Firefox OS mobile operating system. In late December, Mozilla held its Game On competition, which invited hackers to contribute their best ideas to new games designed to work on any device, anywhere. Mozilla has...

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The year GNOMES, Ubuntu sufferers forked off to Mint Linux

It is only wafer-thin, and no cheque required Linux in 2012  It's been a rough year for Linux on the desktop. More specifically, it's been a rough year for GNOME-based Linux on the desktop. But a glimmer of hope may have appeared thanks to a Mint-flavoured distribution of the open-source...

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LLVM 3.2 now available

The latest version of the LLVM compiler infrastructure introduces an improved scalar replacements of aggregates (SROA) model, a loop vectoriser, a new NVPTX backend and a number of other improvements...

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Steam for Linux beta open for all

Valve has opened up the beta programme for its Steam client on Linux to all users with a Steam account. The client is currently supported only on Ubuntu, but some users have managed to create packages for other distributions...

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Windows Firefox stiffs Adobe Flash, plays H.264 YouTube vids

Any HTML5 site using patent-heavy codec welcomed Users of the Firefox web browser on Windows can now dump Adobe Flash and still watch H.264-encoded videos online.…...

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