writes "We're excited to announce a new beta version for Linux, with extra features and better sound and video quality. This release comes with High Quality Video and super wideband audio that have been exciting features of our Windows and Mac versions; so now the special people in your world will feel much closer and clearer on your Skype calls. Some new features include screen sharing, quote a message in chat, localized time formats, support for UI styles, and report abuse."Link to Original Source
writes "The Linux Foundation (LF), the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Citrix Systems has become its newest member.
Citrix is a leading provider of virtualization; cloud computing, and software as a service (SaaS) offerings for companies worldwide, including 99 percent of Fortune 500 enterprises. Citrix leads the open source XenÂ® hypervisor project which is based on Linux.
Citrix plans to take advantage of Linux Foundation workgroups and events, including the first-ever LinuxCon, which kicks off next week (September 21 â" 23) in Portland, Oregon (http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/linuxcon)."Link to Original Source
writes "Google's Chrome Google Chrome seems to be active and they offer a Beta download for Windows. Google Chrome for Linux is in development and a team of engineers is working hard to bring it to you as soon as possible. I've tried the installer but doesn't work with Wine."