el Reg: Desired State Configuration tool spans Windows and Linux
TechRepublic: As the proprietary and open-source systems battle for mobile and PC users, what are the prospects for these two champions of converged computing?
Linus Torvalds: Here's a Mother's Day Sunday release for you all, whether you're a
mother or not.
softpedia: CHIP, the new $9 mini-PC that runs Linux and that has some incredible hardware specs, is making a killing on Kickstarter, and it looks like it's still going.
binarytides: wxWidgets is an application development framework/library that allows developer to make cross platform GUI applications for Windows, Mac and Linux using the same codebase.
ItrunsonLinux: Crytek known from its very popular first-person shooter Far Cry promised better Linux support in the very near future
opensource.com: If GitHub's user base is any indication, the open source community is more than 8.5 million.
ITwire: Linux companies Red Hat, SUSE and Canonical will benefit from the decision by Microsoft to suggest that OEMs not provide a means of turning off secure boot on PCs running Windows 10.
VirtualBox 5.0 will be a new major release.
Enterprisersproject: As anyone pursuing a big data initiative knows, every big data strategy really has two components: the technology and the people.
NetworkWorld: Google has alerted users of its PageSpeed Service for making websites zippier that it will be killing off the tools as of Aug. 3.
softpedia: ownCloud 8.0.3 improves the compatibility with Microsoft SQL Server,
ITworld: A team of developers has created a rootkit for Linux systems that uses the processing power and memory of graphics cards instead of CPUs in order to remain hidden.
LinuxJournal: The next step is rolling Snappy into "Ubuntu Desktop Next".
LinuxInsider: Voyager-X is a closely knit Xubuntu clone with a few impressive differences that set it apart from the typical Xfce desktop.
InfoWorld: The annual Future of Open Source survey confirms what we all suspected: Open source has won
eWEEK: Two months after Docker brings in new faces to lead security efforts, a new benchmark for securing Docker container deployments debuts.
OpenSource.com: Containers are a hot topic in computing right now.