mardi 5 mars 2013

Canonical's Mir Display Server is a clever approach

Canonical's Mir Display Server is a clever approach


Canonical's Mir Display Server is a clever approach

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 01:10 PM PST

Canonical announces their own display server Mir and the official transition of Unity to Qt/QML providing a truly unifying code base and interface across all devices that run Ubuntu. Read more to find out why they decided to do this.

Android 4.2 Now Available For ASUS Transformer Pad TF300

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 09:08 AM PST

The roll-out makes it the first non-Nexus device to receive the update.

Google's Zopfli Compression Algorithm Is Now Open Source

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 06:19 AM PST

Zopfli, according to Google, can produce files three to eight percent smaller than zlib.

First Teaser Video For Samsung Galaxy S4 Out!

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 03:41 AM PST

Samsung brings out the first teaser video for its upcoming smartphone.

Acer To Ship 7 Million Android Tablets This Year: Sources

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 02:39 AM PST

With an aim to meet strong demand for entry-level tablets, Acer is reportedly planning to ship 10 million tablets in 2013.

Steam Hardware Survey Reveals 2.02% Users Are From Linux

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 12:42 AM PST

Seems like Linux is finally catching up with Mac OS users, at least as a gaming platform.

Free Guide To LibreOffice 4.0

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 12:37 AM PST

The Document Foundation has released a getting started guide in PDF and ODT format for LibreOffice 4.0, the latest stable version of the free office suite.

Gnome 3.8 Beta PPA Available For Ubuntu Raring

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 12:36 AM PST

While it's already known that Raring Ringtail, the next major release of Ubuntu will mostly have Gnome 3.6, users can now install Gnome 3.8 Beta in this currently development version of Ubuntu and try out the new features.