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How Security Experts Are Protecting Their Own Data

Monday 12th of September 2016 12:58:01 PM

Linus Loves GPL, But Hates GPL Lawsuits

Sunday 11th of September 2016 10:58:01 PM

Ubuntu Linux 16.10 'Yakkety Yak' Beta 1 Now Available For Download

Sunday 11th of September 2016 05:58:01 PM

Linus on Linux's 25th Birthday

Sunday 11th of September 2016 03:58:02 PM

Linux Turns 25, Is Bigger and More Professional Than Ever

Saturday 10th of September 2016 06:58:01 PM

Systemd Rolls Out Its Own Mount Tool

Friday 9th of September 2016 05:58:01 PM

KDE Edition Beta Released For Linux Mint 18 'Sarah'

Thursday 8th of September 2016 03:58:01 PM

Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu

Thursday 8th of September 2016 01:58:01 PM

Ask Slashdot: Is KDE Dying?

Monday 5th of September 2016 07:58:02 PM

Fedora 25 To Run Wayland By Default Instead Of X.Org Server

Saturday 3rd of September 2016 03:58:02 PM

Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac

Friday 2nd of September 2016 08:58:01 AM

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digiKam 5.2.0 is published...

After a second release 5.1.0 published one month ago, the digiKam team is proud to announce the new release 5.2.0 of digiKam Software Collection. This version introduces a new bugs triage and some fixes following new feedback from end-users. This release introduce also a new red eyes tool which automatize the red-eyes effect reduction process. Faces detection is processed on whole image and a new algorithm written by a Google Summer of Code 2016 student named Omar Amin is dedicated to recognize shapes and try to found eyes with direct flash reflection on retina. Read more

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Libreboot Drama Continues, GNU Might Keep The Project

It's been one week since the Libreboot downstream of Coreboot announced it would leave the GNU and denounced the FSF over supposedly a transgendered individual having been fired by the this free software group. Both Richard Stallman and the FSF denounced these claims made by Libreboot maintainer Leah Rowe. Since then, no actual proof has been presented to back up these claims by the Libreboot maintainer but the drama around it has seemingly continued. Waking up this morning, I received an email as part of a long email chain from Leah Rowe about how the "GNU project refuses to let go of libreboot" and she wrote, "GNU project has told me that they will not allow libreboot to leave GNU. This is quite possibly the biggest insult imaginable, considering what has happened." Read more