Dell has a new Developer Edition mobile workstation with Ubuntu, three more soon

If you’re looking for a new mobile workstation based on Linux, Dell has introduced four new Precision Developer Edition models. The Precision 3530 version is available now while the 5530,...

The Skagen Falster is a high fashion Android wearable

Danish understatement meets Mountain View tech Skagen is a well-know maker of thin and uniquely Danish watches. Founded in 1989, the company is now part of the Fossil group and, as...

Red Hat continues steady march toward $5 billion revenue goal

The last time I spoke to Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst, in June 2016, he had set a pretty audacious goal for his company to...

The Minifree Libreboot T400 is free as in freedom

The Libreboot T400 doesn’t look like much. It’s basically a refurbished Lenovo Thinkpad with the traditional Lenovo/IBM pointer nubbin and a small touchpad. It’s a...

Learn how to install Linux on a Chromebook with our simple guide

If you have some extra time -- and a bit of patience -- you can easily learn how to install Linux on a Chromebook, and expand the possibilities of an...

Researcher writes codeless exploit that bypasses Linux security measures

An exploit that was recently released by security researcher Chis Evans is quite well-written and uses some unusual methods to exploit a memory corruption vulnerability in GStreamer, but it's of...

Someone crammed a custom version of Ubuntu on the NES Classic Edition console

A hacker known as "urandom" created a custom build of the Linux-based Ubuntu operating system and loaded it on an NES Classic Edition console. So far, there seems to be...

Spotify app on Mac, Linux, and Windows might be killing your storage device

Unfortunately, some Spotify users are reporting a rather pernicious problem with the Spotify app running on Mac, Linux, and Windows machines, where junk data is written to storage devices by...

Lenovo issues a new Yoga 2-in-1 BIOS enabling Linux following conspiracy accusations

After denying accusations that it conspired with Microsoft to lock down its Yoga 900 laptops, Lenovo released a new BIOS that enables Linux installations. Previously, customers couldn't replace Windows 10...

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