Linux

Best Linux distros 2020
operating systems

Best Linux distros 2020

Whether it's for desktop, server or security, there's bound to be a Linux distro for you
18 May 2020
What is open source?
Software

What is open source?

What is open source software and how do vendors make their money?
29 Apr 2020
WireGuard VPN bundled into latest Linux release
Linux

WireGuard VPN bundled into latest Linux release

Version 5.6 includes features such as USB 4 support and inclusion of the popular open-source virtual private network
31 Mar 2020
View from the airport: Linux Open Networking Summit 2019
open source

View from the airport: Linux Open Networking Summit 2019

When it comes to the future of networking, the Linux Foundation is headed for the edge
1 Oct 2019
The benefits of Linux servers
Linux

The benefits of Linux servers

Here's why you might want to look at putting open source servers in your data centre
22 May 2018
Samsung brings Linux distros to the Galaxy S8
Mobile

Samsung brings Linux distros to the Galaxy S8

Developers can use DeX to write and test code in a Linux environment
19 Oct 2017
Ubuntu now available on the Windows Store
operating systems

Ubuntu now available on the Windows Store

Microsoft brings Linux OS to its storefront
11 Jul 2017
Mark Shuttleworth to resume Canonical CEO role this summer
Business strategy

Mark Shuttleworth to resume Canonical CEO role this summer

Company founder will replace current CEO Jane Silber in July
12 Apr 2017
Linux celebrates its 25th birthday today
Linux

Linux celebrates its 25th birthday today

The open source operating system is still getting 4,000 new lines of code a day
25 Aug 2016
Qnap TDS-16489U Double Server review
virtualisation

Qnap TDS-16489U Double Server review

An all-in-one powerhouse for virtualising your apps and servers
20 Jun 2016
Qnap TS-853A-8G review
network attached storage (NAS)

Qnap TS-853A-8G review

This Ubuntu NAS will give you something to sing about
11 May 2016
Linux Foundation: The internet is crumbling
open source

Linux Foundation: The internet is crumbling

Foundation says poorly paid open source developers are struggling to maintain web
13 Apr 2016
Linux vulnerability leaves thousands open to DNS attack
Security

Linux vulnerability leaves thousands open to DNS attack

Buffer overflow glibc bug affects virtually all versions of the OS
17 Feb 2016
Overland Storage Snap Server XSR 40 review
Server & storage

Overland Storage Snap Server XSR 40 review

The venerable Snap Servers now come with BitTorrent
4 Dec 2015
Dell Networking S6000-ON review
Reviews

Dell Networking S6000-ON review

Bringing network switching out of the rack closet
30 Sep 2015
HP Probook 455 G2 Ubuntu review
Laptops

HP Probook 455 G2 Ubuntu review

If you’re sick of Windows 10 already then try this Ubuntu-powered budget laptop
17 Aug 2015
IBM goes big on open source with dedicated Linux mainframes
Linux

IBM goes big on open source with dedicated Linux mainframes

New LinuxONE systems will run up to 8,000 virtual machines
17 Aug 2015
Randomised web numbers are too easy to guess
Encryption
Security

Randomised web numbers are too easy to guess

Previously unknown encryption flaw could mean data is stolen more readily, claim researchers
10 Aug 2015
Visual Studio Code: Everything you need to know
Software

Visual Studio Code: Everything you need to know

Free, cross-platform code editor unveiled at Microsoft's Build conference
24 Jun 2015