Uber joins Linux Foundation, cementing commitment to open-source tools
Uber announced today at the 2018 Uber Open Summit that it was joining the Linux Foundation as a Gold Member, making a firm commitment to using and contributing to open-source tools. Uber CTO Thuan Pham sees the Linux Foundation as a place for companies like his to nurture and develop open-source projects. “Open source technology […]
by Carlie Fairchild
Qubes OS is a security-focused operating system that, as tech editor Kyle Rankin puts it, "is fundamentally different from any other Linux desktop I've used". Join us this weekend in reading Kyle's multi-part series on all things Qubes.
Secure Desktops with Qubes: Introduction
In this first article, I provide an overview of what Qubes is, some of the approaches it takes that are completely different from what you might be used to on a Linux desktop and some of its particularly interesting security features. In future articles, I'll give more how-to guides on installing and configuring it and how to use some of its more-advanced features.
Secure Desktops with Qubes: Installation
This is the second in a multipart series on the Qubes operating system. In my first article, I gave an overall introduction to Qubes and how it differs from most other desktop Linux distributions, namely in the way it foc
How old were you when you first started using Linux?
Some folks grew up on Linux. But for most of us, we started using it later in life.
Whether you switched from another operating system, or are one of the lucky few who knew no OS before it, all of us were beginners at some point.
How old were you when you started using Linux? Do you remember that time clearly, or is it so far in the past that it's but a faint memory?
Regardless of the answer, let us know when it was, and maybe, a bit about what that experience has meant to you.