New GIMP, Ubuntu’s New Year’s Gift & More…

FOSS Week in Review

Trivia: Did you know this fine creature representing GIMP has a name? It’s Wilber. You’re welcome.

Several items crossed the FOSS Force radar this week — […]

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Thunderbird up for Adoption

Mozilla wants to shed itself of Thunderbird, its popular cross platform email client. Although widely used on GNU/Linux, OS X and on Windows, the organization now seems to pretty much view it as a liability.

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November Brought Plenty of Raspberry Pi

Magpi Issue 70

Every month it seems like the Raspberry Pi Foundation keeps wowing us, and this November was no exception. As a matter-of-fact, this past month was jam packed with headlines, so much so that I’m eagerly […]

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Tux Machines Again Faces DDOS Attacks

The popular website Tux Machines has evidently fallen victim to a DDOS attack that made the site unavailable for part of the day on Friday. The announcement of the attack was initially made in a […]

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$89 Symple PC Project Evidently Dead

Symple PC's Jason Spisak

Phoenix based Symple PC, which offered refurbished “web workstations” running Ubuntu for $89, has evidently ridden off into the night of no return. Since at least August 24, the company’s website has said the product […]

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