Dennaton Games and Develover Digital are announcing Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Vita, PC, Mac, and Linux on March 10. Both the game itself and its Digital Special Edition are now available...Show More Summary
The growth of the Internet of Things spreads, and Canonical wants to ensure that Ubuntu is involved. To help with this, the company behind one of the most popular Linux distributions has announced partnerships with Microsoft and Amazon to help facilitate secure cloud infrastructures. Show More Summary
Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu distribution of Linux, is pulling together an ecosystem of Internet of Things partners that promises to make it easier to both bu
Windows/Mac/Linux/Android/iOS: VLC is hands-down one of the best media players around and today it gets a little better by adding an in-app extensions store, playback resuming, and more. More importantly, the iOS version of the app returns to the App Store. Read more...
WinMemcached is a c# key/value multi threaded server. Its purpose it to act as a test server for developers who want to develop Memcache related projects on a Windows machine but deploy in a Linux environment.
The GHOST vulnerability is a flaw in a vital part of every major Linux distro. It could, in theory, allow hackers to take control of computers without the need for a username or password. Having said that, there are a few key points to keep in mind: The flaw has never been exploited in the wild – just in experiments by security researchers. Show More Summary
Despite how far web-based email clients have come, nothing can beat the speed and convenience of one that sits natively on the desktop. Unfortunately, Linux doesn’t have access to some of the more feature-rich clients out there like Outlook and Postbox. Show More Summary
This is VLC's biggest release yet.
Acclaimed PS4 and Vita shmup/platformer hybrid Velocity 2X is coming to Xbox One, PC, Mac and Linux via publisher Sierra. Developer Futurlab confirmed that it will be handling the ports' development, while Sierra just handles the business side of publishing - something Futurlab considers a win-win. Show More Summary
The idea of a pirate box is pretty simple. All you need is a tiny Linux system with a WiFi adapter, a bit of storage space, and the software that will allow anyone to upload a few files to the server and an interface that will let anyone on the network download those files. Show More Summary
Dan Gillmor, who was the San Jose Mercury News's leading tech columnist during the dotcom years, and was one of the first reporters to go Mac, has switched over to using all free/open source software: Ubuntu GNU/Linux on a Thinkpad, Cyanogenmod on an Android phone. Read the rest
After 14 months in beta, where does Valve's new platform push stand?
A few years ago, we predicted the end of physical bookstores. Not to say that we were the only ones who predicted it, because we certainly weren’t, but anyone who isn’t in denial should be able to see that eBooks are an inevitable future. Show More Summary
Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number's official release date is now confirmed for March 10th. It launches on PC, Mac, Linux, as well as PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita for $15.
Prepare for buckets o' blood, as Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number is officially launching on March 10 for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Mac, Linux, and Vita. Read more...
Finding a good music player for Linux is not an easy task. A few big name projects, like Amarok and Songbird, have come and gone throughout the years, but none of them have been stable enough to match the staying power of iTunes, Winamp, or any of the other music players available to non-Linux users. Show More Summary
There are Linux distributions for just about any imagined purpose and many times there are several from which to choose. Mihir Patkar today posted his thoughts on the best distros for switchers from Windows and Mac. Over at opensource.com Joshua Allen Holm discusses the five best distros designed for computer repair. Show More Summary
Linux has an intimidating image, making it seem like it would be difficult to start using it. But the switch from Windows and Mac is actually pretty easy, if you can ease yourself into it. If you’re a Windows user, you have probably slowly evolved from Windows 95 to XP to Windows 7 and now you are getting ready for Windows 10. Show More Summary
Mozilla today launched Firefox 36 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. Major additions to the browser include full HTTP/2 support and a new tablet user interface on Android. Firefox 36 for the desktop is available for download now on Firefox.com, and all existing users should be able to upgrade to it automatically. As always, the […]
Linus announced yesterday that his poll has concluded and 29,110 voters have spoken. Elsewhere, Julie Bort got a look at the Accidental Revolutionary's workspace - which centers around his 'Zombie shuffling' desktop. In other news, two prominent distributions today announced the start of their community wallpaper contests. Show More Summary