Linux malware went un-noticed for years
Published in News


Yet it was supposed to be so safe

For at least five years, and probably longer, Linux and BSD servers have been used as spam machines thanks to a backdoor cased by a security flaw.
ESET researchers have found that the spammers are connected with a software company called Yellsoft, which sells DirectMailer, a "system for automated e-mail distribution" that allows users to send out spam.

Nvidia is as open source friendly as a great white shark
Published in Graphics


Or Apple

Why Linux is still not ready for desktop
Published in News
Thursday, 12 March 2015 14:19

Why Linux is still not ready for desktop


Nothing ever changes

Every three years I install Linux and see if it is ready for prime time yet, and every three years I am disappointed. What is so disappointing is not so much that the operating system is bad, it has never been, it is just that who ever designs it refuses to think of the user.

Nvidia fixes old Linux bug
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 04 March 2015 11:48

Nvidia fixes old Linux bug


Unity patch

Nvidia has fixed an ancient problem in Ubuntu systems which turned the screen into 40 shades of black. 

Friday, 17 October 2014 13:38

Linus admits cocking up the Linux community



Regrets, I have a few…

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 08:58

AMD wants Mantle on Linux



Mantle Steam Machines anyone?

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 11:06

Google pushers the Docker

google
Until the boilermakers go on strike

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 10:26

China might become haven for Linux

NSA inspired move

Monday, 07 April 2014 12:13

Open war in Linux world


 
Torvalds bans Sievers from working on the kernel

Thursday, 06 February 2014 12:27

Nvidia gets even more open saucy



More support for Nouveau