Articles By Katherine Noyes

Dell’s Ubuntu laptop beta gets rave reviews

Dell’s Ubuntu laptop beta gets rave reviews

SAN FRANCISCO -- Fans of Ubuntu Linux may recall a project launched by Dell back in May to create an...

July 20th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
Skype for Linux 4.0 officially hits the streets

Skype for Linux 4.0 officially hits the streets

SAN FRANCISCO -- When Microsoft bought Skype just a little over a year ago, Linux fans far and wide feared...

June 20th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
Open source is driving business app dev: survey

Open source is driving business app dev: survey

SAN FRANCISCO - Hardly a month goes by without some fresh evidence of the growing popularity of open source software,...

April 27th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ‘Precise Pangolin’ is here at last

Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ‘Precise Pangolin’ is here at last

SAN FRANCISCO --After months of widespread anticipation, the latest version of Canonical's popular Linux distribution--Ubuntu 12.04 LTS “Precise Pangolin”--was released...

April 27th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
Sabayon Linux 8 Debuts with a Dash of Cinnamon

Sabayon Linux 8 Debuts with a Dash of Cinnamon

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Linux Mint project has made quite a splash in the Linux world over the past few...

February 13th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
Linux Takes on a Bigger Role at This Year’s CES

Linux Takes on a Bigger Role at This Year’s CES

SAN FRANCISCO (01/10/2012) - The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) event is always a fun place to learn about the...

January 12th, 2012 Katherine Noyes
12 Reasons to Try Linux Mint 12

12 Reasons to Try Linux Mint 12

For any new release of a popular Linux distribution, there are typically numerous fans eagerly awaiting the software's final debut....

November 29th, 2011 Katherine Noyes
Speed boost is on the way to Firefox for Android

Speed boost is on the way to Firefox for Android

If there's one thing browser users can't get enough of, it's speed, and Mozilla has just announced that it's working...

October 18th, 2011 Katherine Noyes
OPINION: Post-Jobs, Apple needs to open up

OPINION: Post-Jobs, Apple needs to open up

There's no denying that the departure of Steve Jobs as Apple CEO is the end of an era. It's difficult...

August 26th, 2011 Katherine Noyes
Linux skills are hot in an improving IT hiring front

Linux skills are hot in an improving IT hiring front

IT professionals enjoyed a dramatically improved hiring landscape in 2010, marked in particular by the fewest job cuts in a...

January 26th, 2011 Katherine Noyes