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300px-RaspberryPiGo figure … KLUG just acquired the Model B and already obsolete! We will have an introduction to our new Raspberry Pi B at our regular Tuesday evening meeting on July 15, 2014. Then at our July 22nd meeting we will have a pizza pie party with a Raspberry Jam session. If you plan on attending please RSVP on the Meetings page, so we can right size meeting room and pizza order! – Thanks

 

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Artyom Zorin has announced the release of Zorin OS 9 "Educational" edition, an Ubuntu-based distribution packed with specialist software suitable for use in educational environments: "We are pleased to release Zorin OS 9 Educational. Zorin OS 9 Educational brings the latest and greatest software into the hands of.... [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
Tim Booth has announced the release of Bio-Linux 8.0.2, an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with a collection of specialist software designed for use in bioinformatics: "Bio-Linux 8 is a powerful, free bioinformatics workstation platform that can be installed on anything from a laptop to a large server, or run.... [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
softpedia: The Document Foundation has announced that the final version for LibreOffice 4.3 is now available for all platforms [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux News
LinuxCareer: Is Perl losing its shine as it now needs to compete with many other alternative programming languages? [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux News
techdrivein: We've seen Terminal Emulators of all sizes and shapes for Linux, but nothing like this yet. 'cool-old-term' is one gorgeous looking Terminal emulator. [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux News
DarkDuck: I created and published a series of videos few months ago, that show how to set up multiple keyboard layouts in different Desktop Environments. Statistics of the views is quite interesting. [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux News
ITworld: The GNU Compiler Collection, better known as GCC, was recently awarded the ACM's Programming Languages Software Award for 2014. [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Source: Linux News
Earlier
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Reviews: First impressions of Deepin 2014 News: Fedora Magazine encourages people to join Ask Fedora, Gentoo developer weighs in on using LibreSSL, FreeBSD team issues quarterly report, Ubuntu launches 8th edition of The Official Ubuntu Book Questions and Answers: Encrypted package downloads Released.... [...]
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
George Vlahavas has announced the release of Salix 14.1 "Openbox" edition, a lightweight Slackware-based distribution featuring with Openbox as the default window manager: "Salix Openbox 14.1 brings the Openbox window manager, teamed with fbpanel and SpaceFM to create a fast and flexible desktop environment. This is the most.... [...]
Sun, Jul 27, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch
Pat Riehecky has announced the availability of the first beta build of Scientific Linux 7.0, a distribution compiled from the source code for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and enhanced with extra applications for scientific computing: "Today we are announcing a beta release of Scientific Linux 7. Changes.... [...]
Sat, Jul 26, 2014
Source: Linux Distro Watch