Canonical Releases “WLCS” Wayland Conformance Suite 1.0

While Ubuntu is not currently using Wayland by default with its GNOME Shell desktop and it doesn’t look like they will try again until Ubuntu 20.10, the option is still available and they continue working in the direction of a Wayland…

Ubuntu 19.10 Development Opens With Plans For GCC 9, Glibc 2.30

With Ubuntu 19.04 having sailed and looking in good shape by the bug counts, Ubuntu 19.10, the Eoan [EANIMAL] release, is proceeding and open for development.  Canonical’s Dimitri John Ledkov announced today that Ubuntu 19.10 “Eoan” is open for development. The tentative plans…

Don’t Hold Your Breath On UBports’ Ubuntu Touch For Purism’s Librem 5 Smartphone

While Ubuntu Touch that continues to be worked on by the UBports community remains one of the most viable and furthest along Linux open-source smartphone operating systems, it doesn’t look like there will be any solid support in time for…

Summary of Red Hat Summit 2019 & future plans.

At last week’s Red Hat Summit, the elephant at the conference was the $34 billion Red Hat and IBM merger. As always, Red Hat had major product announcements to make at its annual conference, including the first major release in five years…

South African Farmers to enjoy Free Satellite Farming Data

Nigeria is a country blessed with various mineral and human resources but implementing policies aimed at bringing sustainable development has always been a problem for the nation. Take a cue from what South Africa is doing and planning for its…

Get money for playing a racing game with Gameloft’s ‘Asphalt esports Series’

Gameloft and Xiaomi’s gaming-focused Black Shark brand today announced the “Asphalt esports Series,” a new esports tournament for Asphalt 9: Legends players. This is Gameloft’s first esports tournament for its long-running Asphalt series.EDITOR’S PICK These are the esports games to watch out for in 2019 The…

Best Open Source Tools for Staying on Top of Projects

he type of organizing tools you use to plan your projects can make your work routine more efficient and improve your productivity. A project management application is an essential tool in some business environments. This week’s Linux Picks and Pans…