Collection of Linux related news hopefully!

Feature LightwaveRF and Arduino: Bright ideas for dim DIYers

Reg reader Ben Lamb was so impressed with how his recent Lightwave RF installation turned out, he put pinkie to keyboard to share his experiences with us. In his own words, here's how he got on.

What big name gaming titles have been making news on Linux over the last couple of weeks? Jump on in as we recap the latest.

The post Linux Gaming Round Up: Borderlands 2, Star Citizen & Watch Dogs first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Container technology, a lightweight kind of virtualization, is becoming a core component in major Linux distributions. But what role will it really plan in datacenters and the cloud?

Linux is one of the most stable platforms available. That doesn't mean every application that runs on the system will enjoy the same incredible stability. Truth is, apps crash. It's almost an inevitability that you're going to experience a rogue application now and then. When it happens, you need to know how to close the app to get rid of any negative impact the wayward app might have. 

Ubuntu 14.04 is here and many of you will opt to wipe and reinstall Ubuntu for that fresh, new LTS smell. But I'm here to say: not so fast!

The post Arch: Shangri-La for Ubuntu Power Users? first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

In this video, Red Hat President and CEO Jim Whitehurst explains the forces behind IT innovation today, the role of open source communities in shaping the future of technology, and Red Hat's strategy for helping enterprises manage IT infrastructure growth and change.

Ubuntu One is my go-to cloud storage system. It’s a cross-platform (Linux, Mac, Android, IOS, Windows), easy to use, robust tool that anyone can use as their cloud storage. But, even the best systems can stutter or fail to work.

It's smooth, pretty, and, in short, it's the nicest Ubuntu Linux desktop that's ever been.
It's smooth, pretty, and, in short, it's the nicest Ubuntu Linux desktop that's ever been.
I still find Ubuntu with Unity the best desktop of all for users who don't know computers and just want something easy to use.