Linux / FOSS:
Elementary OS "Luna" was released earlier this month. Elementary OS is an aesthetically pleasing derivative of Ubuntu, with a focus on a uniform look and feel. Seems Linux Mint has got competition ;)
Debian celebrated its 20th birthday.
An excellent interview with Ubuntu Founder — Mark Shuttleworth, which offers an insight into the motivation behind funding Ubuntu, and his vision for the future.
Vim 7.4 was released. It is the first stable version of Vim to come out in 3 years, after Vim 7.3 was released in 2010.
Lavabit — a popular email service among privacy advocates — was shut down by its founder Ladar Levison, in retaliation to unjust interferance by the USA government.
In case you haven't heard about this already — those who don't have a Facebook profile, might still have one!! This article explains, how Facebook creates shadow profiles of the people who don't have a Facebook account. The *best* part is that you cannot do anything about it...
Bootstrap v3 was released, and it is a big change from the v2 series.
Have trouble customizing your Bash prompt, i.e., PS1? You can use this service to generate cool prompts.
GitHub has started generating Identicons for anyone without a profile picture.