2 reasons to migrate off of Microsoft Exchange Server

2 reasons to migrate off of Microsoft Exchange Server

By migrating away from Microsoft Exchange, you reduce costs for your organization and improve the security of your accounts and data. One option to use instead: Kolab.

07/19/17

W3C embraces DRM—puts itself on the wrong side of history

W3C embraces DRM—puts itself on the wrong side of history

The W3C’s endorsement of Encrypted Media Extensions, a DRM-like restriction, is a terrible move. The EME spec restricts what can be viewed on web browsers.

07/10/17

Choosing Windows for your organization should get you fired

Choosing Windows for your organization should get you fired

No operating system gets hit by ransomware attacks like Windows. If you want to keep your data safe, you need to migrate to a different operating system.

06/28/17

How to quicken your site's webpage load time

How to quicken your site's webpage load time

If you migrate away from a CMS system, not only can you make your webpages smaller and faster-loading, but you can save significantly on server infrastructure costs as well.

06/20/17

Save money and make your website better—by killing JavaScript

Save money and make your website better—by killing JavaScript

Adding more servers, caching systems or bandwidth to solve website performance issues is only a Band-Aid. Instead reduce website sizes by removing JavaScript.

06/05/17

The problem with Linux packaging in large organizations

The problem with Linux packaging in large organizations

Until the Linux world standardizes on a single package format across all distributions, we have AppImage, FlatPak and Open Build Service to make our lives a little easier.

05/31/17

Nextcloud 12 expands data storage to support large organizations

Nextcloud 12 expands data storage to support large organizations

Thanks to Global Scale, Nextcloud 12 data storage server supports tens of thousands of users per server, as well as multiple servers across the world.

05/30/17

The ultimate Linux Trojan horse: Windows Subsystem for Linux

The ultimate Linux Trojan horse: Windows Subsystem for Linux

With Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL), organizations can now run Linux distributions such as Fedora, openSUSE and Ubuntu on Windows.

05/17/17

Building Linux-powered devices, part 1: Making my Linux-only world a reality

Building Linux-powered devices, part 1: Making my Linux-only world a reality

To live in a Linux-only world, you have to build the devices yourself. In step one of his journey, Bryan Lunduke prepares to build a Linux-powered handheld game console.

05/15/17

Review: Acer R11 Chromebook—Average Chromebook, awesome emulation laptop

Review: Acer R11 Chromebook—Average Chromebook, awesome emulation laptop

After installing the XFCE desktop environment, the Acer R11 Chromebook becomes a surprisingly usable Linux laptop—passable performance and good battery life.

05/02/17

I'm excited for a new Ubuntu release—for the first time in a long time

I'm excited for a new Ubuntu release—for the first time in a long time

I haven’t liked Ubuntu for a while, but it looks like Canonical and the Ubuntu community are returning to what made the Linux distribution great in the first place.

05/01/17

Lessons learned from the failure of Ubuntu Touch

Lessons learned from the failure of Ubuntu Touch

The failure of Ubuntu Touch raises questions about what it takes to create a Linux-based mobile platform that succeeds.

04/25/17

Ubuntu Phone security updates end in June, app store closing

Ubuntu Phone security updates end in June, app store closing

Canonical moves quickly to end support for Ubuntu phones and tablets, and it will shutter the app store at the end of 2017.

04/24/17

Instant messaging service Wire open-sources its server code

Instant messaging service Wire open-sources its server code

Wire has started the process of releasing the server code for it instant messaging platform.

04/11/17

Mastodon—The free software, decentralized Twitter competitor

Mastodon—The free software, decentralized Twitter competitor

No free or open-source social network has really taken off. That could change with Mastodon, an alternative to Twitter and other social networks.

04/10/17

Linux video editor OpenShot 2.3 impresses: New tools, fast performance

Linux video editor OpenShot 2.3 impresses: New tools, fast performance

If you’re a Linux user and edit video, you will love OpenShot 2.3 with its new transformation tool and title editor—as well as its smooth performance.

03/31/17

Being a Linux user isn't weird anymore

Being a Linux user isn't weird anymore

In places normally filled with glowing Apple logos and Windows laptops, Linux users are becoming more familiar.

03/28/17

Linux Action Show ends after 10-year run

Linux Action Show ends after 10-year run

With Jupiter Broadcasting’s announcement that it is shutting down the Linux Action Show podcast, Bryan Lunduke, who co-created the show, looks back at its origin and its impact.

03/27/17

GNOME 3.24: New Linux desktop is fast, responsive

GNOME 3.24: New Linux desktop is fast, responsive

With the release of GNOME 3.24, Bryan Lunduke decided to give the Linux desktop another try. Results: It’s fast, responsive and includes great new features.

03/23/17

Desktop Linux the best it’s ever been—and keeps getting better

Desktop Linux the best it’s ever been—and keeps getting better

Not only is Linux powerful, but now it is viable and enjoyable to use for just about every purpose conceivable. And it's far better than Windows.

03/15/17

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