Operating System News
FOSSforce: The poll asked the question, "Do you think the Firefox browser offers too many configuration choices for most users?"
OpenSource.com: Marc O'Brien, co-founder of ProjectLibre, believes an open source alternative to Microsoft project can help break Microsoft's "virtual monopoly" on project management solutions.
Linux notes from DarkDuck: Please meet: Steven Ovadia.
Datamation: Open source financial software for personal financial management, small business accounting, enterprise resource planning and more.
InternetNews: From the 'Don't Download This' file:
WIRED: The grudge match between Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and his former protege Marc Benioff, the CEO of Salesforce.com, has reached legendary proportions in recent years.
Pinehead.tv: Some integrated devices have less than stellar support and even the proprietary binary graphics drivers have left something to be desired.
OSTATIC: In the growing world of online learning, Moodle has carved out a niche for itself.
ZDNet: It's funny to look back on my personal history with Linux and remember how subversive and alternative it once was.
Mashable: Here are a few tricks we use to keep up with Facebook pals on the go.
OStatic: OpenMandriva beat out other contenders such as Moondrake, OpenMDV, Lomax, and ROMA.
The Power Base: Boon or bust? It's unclear to us how many KDE users prefer ReKonq over Firefox or Chrome
InternetNews: From the 'Good Things Come in Small Packages' files:
HowtoForge: This tutorial explains how to use Apache Solr with TYPO3 on Debian Wheezy.
TecMint: Finally, the long-awaited Skype 4.2 for Linux released by Microsoft with major updates, lots of various bug fixes and some minor features.
The VAR Guy: Frankly, OpenStack does not need saving. We're merely seeing a shakeout in the cloud market rather than a central flaw with the OpenStack movement.
OSTATIC: If it sounds like a joke, you may be surprised at the enormous computing power these lash-ups are capable of.
ZDNET: Mint isn't just an outstanding Linux desktop, it's the best new desktop operating system of any kind available now.