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The 'New' Linux Rain Beta Is Now Live!

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By Andrew Powell

The "Beta" version of the upcoming new site for The Linux Rain is now live and ready for your perusal and testing. While it is a beta and by no means entirely complete or set in stone, it is more than usable and already reached feature parity with the current site. It is live and reachable now at…

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A Linux Rain Update - Nope, not dead

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By Andrew Powell

For any of those who may be following this site's progress recently during it's quite short life, thus far, you may have noticed the rate of articles has slowed dramatically. And in fact, the last week or so has nearly been a standstill. Fear not however - we are not dead. Quite simply, as this is…

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Deepin 2014 review

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 OpenSource.com: System administration can be a thankless job.

WordPress Under Attack Again

eWEEK: The open-source WordPress blog and content management system (CMS) software is widely deployed and is increasingly being targeted by attackers too.

Skype for Linux Redesign Is Ugly but Functional

TechnewsWorld: The Skype for Linux application window is bordered in dull gray, and the window fields are washed-out white. The design lacks any appeal.

OpenStack creates a structure for managing change without a benevolent dictator

O'Reilly Radar: Can education and peer review keep a huge open source project on track?

Open Source and the Challenge of Making Money

New York Times: Remember how the open source software movement was supposed to be like Woodstock, with everybody sharing and everything free?

Moving to LibreOffice saves Toulouse 1 million

OpenSource Observatory: Toulouse, France's fourth largest city, has saved 1 million euro by migrating all its desktops to LibreOffice, an open source suite of office productivity tools.

How open source launched my small business

OpenSource.com: Open source hardware has truly changed my life. It allowed me to launch my own business.

Raspberry Pi-based signage player sips 7 Watts

 LinuxGizmos: The Pi Media Player is one of the most power-efficient signage players on the market

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The Wine Development Release 1.7.23 Is Now Available.

Wine development team was able to produce a new experimental release today. 1.7.23 bringing many new features and as many as 42 bugfixes.

Feral Interactive Are Teasing New Linux Games

Feral Interactive are little devils as they sent out a link earlier to a teaser page of new ports for Mac & Linux, but what ones will be on Linux?

The New Unreal Tournament Is Shaping Up In A New Video

A new video from the team at Epic creating the new Unreal Tournament shows off how good it looks already.

Age Of Wonders III Blog Update On Linux Support

The developers of Age of Wonders III have written a blog post giving us a little bit more of an insight into their porting work.

Among The Sleep Is Now Playable On Linux

Good news everyone! Among The Sleep is now playable on Linux after yesterday's patch which fixed the major graphical glitches for OpenGL.

Trine Enchanted Edition For Linux Delayed, Plus A Short Interview

The Linux release of Frozenbyte's overhaul of Trine to use the Trine 2 engine has slipped behind the Windows version. Read on for a short interview with the developers looking at the "Enchanted Edition", and their thoughts on Linux.

GOG Com Now Officially Support Linux Games

Today marks a big day for Linux and DRM free gaming. GOG.com are now officially supporting Linux on their store, and so that's pretty much all major online stores supporting Linux.

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Dungeon Defenders Eternity is a revamp of the original Dungeon Defenders with new features, and cross platform play with mobiles too.

Unrest Adventure RPG Game Released For Linux

Unrest is an adventure RPG that adapts to death, failure, and the choices you make. Play as ordinary people struggling for food, safety, freedom, and a chance at peace. Explore an ancient Indian city using conversation, manipulation and (rarely) violence.

Frozen Endzone Is Now Frozen Cortex & It's Now Out On Linux

Frozen Cortex is the brand new game from Mode 7 who you will remember created Frozen Synapse. Two days ago they added the Linux builds to their new game!

Get CD Projekt RED To Answer Questions About The Witcher 3 For Linux

An interesting opportunity has arisen for Linux gamers to find out if The Witcher 3 is going to come to Linux, and if it's native or not.

Valve Have Another New Design For The Steam Controller

Thanks to the quick tweeting work from SteamDB we now know Valve could be changing their controller yet again.

Interview With Aspyr Media About Civilization V & Linux Gaming

A little treat today folks as I had a chance to talk with Michael Blair from Aspyr Media on a few different bits relating to Linux gaming and their Civilization V port.

Warhammer Eternal Crusade MMO Will Gain A Linux Version

An upcoming MMO in the Warhammer series is set to gain a Linux version thanks to comments made from the lead developer.

Valve Looking For A SteamOS Engineer

Here's your chance to work on something that could change the gaming industry! Valve are looking for a new team member to work on SteamOS.