Open Source OS Still supporting 32-bit Architecture and Why it’s Important

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/32-bit-os-list/ One after the other, Linux distributions are dropping 32-bit support. Or, to be accurate, they drop support for the Intel x86 32-bit architecture (IA-32). Indeed, computers based on x86_64 hardware (IA-64) are superior in every way to their 32-bits counterpart: they are more … Read more

Hands on With elementary OS Powered Centurion Nano Laptop by Alpha Store

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/centurion-nano-review/ Brief: We take the elementary OS powered Centurion Nano laptop for a test ride. And it seems to be a decent, value for money device. We were recently contacted by Alpha Store to test their new Centurion laptop products. What? Yet another confidential … Read more

The Truth About the Intel’s Hidden Minix OS and Security Concerns

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/fact-intel-minix-case/ If you have an Intel-chipset based motherboard, there are great chances it is equipped with the Intel Management (Intel ME) unit. This is not new. And concerns regarding the privacy issue behind that little know feature were raised for several years. But suddenly, … Read more

How to Install Software from Source Code… and Remove it Afterwards

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/install-software-from-source-code/ Brief: This detailed guide explains how to install a program from source code in Linux and how to remove the software installed from the source code. One of the greatest strength of your Linux distribution is its package manager and the associated software repository. … Read more