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On Linux systems, numerous users often come across a program or process that locks-up. The user will usually kill the software if the system does not do it first. Users may be familiar with some of the kill commands and signals, but does anyone understand all of them? There are four common kill…

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Sorry, Windows 9 Fans, This Is How Multiple Desktops Should Work

 softpedia: The Windows 9 OS will finally get a very coveted feature, multiple desktops, but the Microsoft developers are still pretty far away from what you can get on Linux.

OpenMediaVault 1.0 review

 LinuxBSDos: OpenMediaVault 1.0 is based on Debian 7

FOSS Around the World: Latin America

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Running KDE Plasma 5 on Kubuntu 14.04, Kubuntu 14.10 and Linux Mint 17 KDE

 UbuntuPortal: KDE Plasma 5 is a completely new desktop experience for KDE users.

Is ChromeOS a threat to desktop Linux?

 ITworld: ChromeOS devices have really taken off in terms of popularity over the last few years

CoreOS: Open Source Future of Enterprise Computing?

 ComputerworldUK: CoreOS is such a good fit for open source.

Linux Games To Come In 2014, A Look At What Is Ahead

 GamingOnLinux: There's a lot to look forward to this year, so here's a quick reminder so that you don't get swallowed up!

Raspberry Pi Foundation updates official Raspbian distro with new software and features

 Raspberry Pi Today: The latest version of Raspbian, the official Raspberry Pi distro, and the simple installer package, NOOBS, is out now.

Cisco Acquires Metacloud for OpenStack as a Service Tech

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Cisco gets deeper into the OpenStack ecosystem

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Torment: Tides Of Numenera New Video, Looks Absolutely Stunning

Torment: Tides of Numenera is another game heading to Linux from inXile entertainment that was funded on Kickstarter. They have released a new video to show off just how amazing it looks.

DoubleFine Ceasing Spacebase DF-9 Development, Releasing Code For Modders

DoubleFine has announced it will cease development on Spacebase DF-9 and release their Lua code for modders to carry the dream on.

Arena Vex, An Online Multiplayer Knockout Arena Is Out For Linux

Arena Vex, a remake of the popular Warcraft 3 map Warlock, has been officially released for Linux. Arena Vex is an online multiplayer knock-out arena with loads of intense action and tactical gameplay that’s great for LAN parties and competitive play.

Techland's Chrome Engine 6 Officially Supports Linux, Hellraid & Dying Light Possible For Linux

This may not be news for our readers who have been around for a while, but Techland's Chrome Engine 6 actually supports Linux.

GOL Cast: Furiously Counterattacking In Ground Pounders

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Saibot Releases Doorways: The Underworld

Argentine game developer Saibot Studios has released the the third chapter of Doorways on Steam and Desura, with Linux support from the go. The game is a continuation of Doorways 1 & 2, which is also available for Linux.

Linux Games To Come In 2014, A Look At What Is Ahead

There's a lot to look forward to this year, so here's a quick reminder so that you don't get swallowed up!

The Dead Island Linux Port Is Not Being Done By The Orginal Developers

We recently had a chance to speak to Techland the original developers of the Dead Island series, but they have confirmed they are no longer involved with it.

Tropico 5 For Linux Looks Set To Release This Friday!

On the official Tropico Facebook page the developers sent word out that the Linux (and Mac) versions are still on time for release on Friday 19th September!

Hammerwatch Hack & Slash Action Game Has A Free Expansion

Hammerwatch is a pretty good-looking hack & slash dungeon crawling action game that has just been updated to include a free expansion!

The Video For Valve's SteamOS Talk From DebConf14 Is Up

Valve went to the DebConf this year and did a talk about SteamOS, and the video is finally up for viewing!

Valve Are Tracking SteamOS Issues With AMD Graphics

Valve have put up a post on their SteamOS community to keep track of AMD graphics issues with SteamOS. We hope this will push AMD some more to better their proprietary Linux drivers.

Skullgirls Developers Detail What's Going On With The Linux Port

The Skullgirls developers have finally written up an official blog post on the status of the Linux port.

Shovel Knight Will Have Its Linux Version Soon

Backers of Shovel Knight or gamers interested it in that didn't back it on Kickstarter will be happy to know that Shovel Knight will release the Linux version "soon".

Image & Form Announces SteamWorld Heist

Image & Form who created SteamWorld Dig, a highly rated indie game have just announced SteamWorld Heist!