Net Neutrality Clears Hurdle & Other Things

By Larry Cafiero Was that former Linux Outlaw Dan Lynch on FLOSS Weekly 326 earlier this week? It most certainly was. Dan joins regular host Randall Schwartz in talking about the Open Source Initiative with Simon Phipps and Patrick Masson in this particular episode, which is well worth a watch. It’s always great to see Randall on his show, and it’s great that he has such fantastic “guest help” from time to time.

From: LXer

Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 Makes It Easier for Windows Users to Adapt to the Unity Interface

By Marius Nestor The Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 Beta 1 (Vivid Vervet) operating system has also been released alongside the Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu GNOME, and Ubuntu MATE distributions, bringing a wide range of improvements, numerous updated components, as well as the usual bug fixes. We took the distribution for a test drive and created a nice screenshot tour for all users of the Chinese Ubuntu community.

From: LXer

IPython 3.0 released

By corbet The IPython interactive development
system project has announced its 3.0
. “Support for languages other than Python is greatly
improved, notebook UI has been significantly redesigned, and a lot of
improvement has happened in the experimental interactive widgets. The
message protocol and document format have both been updated, while
maintaining better compatibility with previous versions than prior
updates. The notebook webapp now enables editing of any text file, and even
a web-based terminal (on Unix platforms).
” (LWN looked at IPython in 2014).

From: LWN