Enterprise Networking Planet: Vyatta controller is built from the open-source OpenDaylight project in a bid to enable an open networking fabric.
HowToGeek: Ubuntu and practically every other Linux distribution use the GRUB2 boot loader.
MakeUseOff: The truth is: many OSS developers and projects do generate revenue.
Wal Commander is a Multi-platform open source file manager for Windows, Linux, FreeBSD and OS X
LinuxGizmos: The Ubuntu project announced a stable build for Ubuntu Touch phones, a week after Meizu tipped an Ubuntu version of the Meizu MX4 phone due in December
GamingOnLinux: SNOW is an upcoming free to play, open world winter sports game that is going to use CryEngine and the developers sent a little teaser out.
PCWorld: Increasingly stiff competition in the database market has claimed another victim, as InfiniDB has ceased operations effective immediately with plans to file for bankruptcy.
Phoronix: The boycotting of systemd has led to the creation of uselessd, a new init daemon based off systemd that tries to strip out the "unnecessary" features.