|Story||Intel Linux Graphics On Ubuntu Still Flaky||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 9:11pm|
|Story||Ballmer: 'We're cheaper than Apple! (But not Linux)"||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 9:08pm|
|Story||Go Back to School With Linux: Part Three||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 9:06pm|
|Story||Skype shutdown: where are free software and free protocols?||fsmag||31/07/2009 - 7:22pm|
|Story||Twitter, Linux, Red Hat, Microsoft "honored" with Pwnie Awards||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 7:21pm|
|Story||Sony Pictures Imageworks Launches Open Source Program||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 7:19pm|
|Story||Gaze at the stars with Stellarium||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 7:17pm|
|Story||1,000,000,000: That’s a Lot of Zeros!||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 7:15pm|
|Story||Adobe patches 12 Flash bugs||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 4:14pm|
|Story||Some backpedaling on Debian freeze dates||srlinuxx||31/07/2009 - 4:12pm|
Maybe you're not one of the open-source zealots who downloads and maintains a Linux desktop at home, all the while thumbing your nose at Bill Gates & Co. Maybe you don't even know what open source is. But chances are you're part of the uprising. And if you're not now, you will be soon.
Following the meeting with John Degen, and his support for the idea that we have respect for the interests of fellow creators, I want to try to comment on some things said Christopher Moore on the Creators Copyright Coalition BLOG. There are two themes: unhelpful redefinitions of words, and misunderstandings about the objections some people have about collective societies.
Coverity has released the comprehensive research results on the state of quality for many of the leading open source software projects in the world. This is the first study to use source code analysis to establish a baseline metric for software quality.
A rather peculiar article at Inside Higher Ed examines a report published by IMS about open source software adoption in higher education. The article asserts that while interest in open source software is increasing, "it's not quite ready for prime time."
I used to think a simple format of a hard drive was enough to make data recovery impossible, but I was wrong. To ensure that details of your secret love affair, bank account passwords, and daily porn site visits cannot be recovered, use shred.
There appear to be no uncomplicated introductions to the subject of traffic monitoring on the internet anywhere. So here is one.
This tutorial shows how to build a multi-head, multi-user Linux box using a recent distribution of Linux and standard USB keyboards and mice. Xorg calls this arrangement a "multi-seat" system.
Weblogs are being attacked, compromised, and defaced. This sort of thing has been happening for years to other kinds of Web sites, but the attacks seem to be more frequent these days. It's not that software has become less secure, and it's probably not because potential attackers have increased in number. No, the reason that attacks are more prevalent is likely because many bloggers don't know how to secure their own Web sites. Here are several in-depth tips.
The 78th Academy Awards is in the can and who were the big winners this year? Everybody's favorite "March of the Penguins" wins best documentary for the year, as if we had any doubts. It was all down hill from there. As not one of the most exciting years in film making, the Oscars reflected and even amplified one of the most mundane years in movie history.
Martin Pfeiffer has won the competition for KOffice 2 GUI and functionality design. All entries are available under the GPL license at the results page. His entry was chosen from among the eighteen submissions because of its innovative, ground-breaking approach to workflow and document handling.
While we await the release of Microsoft Office 2007, promised to hit our shelves before the end of 2006, Yates dismisses open source rival Open Office.org 2.0 as being 10 years out of date.
If such a body had existed last year, it's possible the organization could have provided much needed support to an embattled U.S. chief information officer (CIO), Wasch said in a phone interview Thursday.
For Microsoft and other companies living off charging for the use of their applications, free software is a problem, because the idea of programs anyone can use for free is a torpedo aimed at their established business model.
SUSE 10.1 beta 6 hit the mirrors yesterday and announcements went up all over the web. Seems everyone is following development of 10.1 with great interest. This release brings lots of improvements and a new surprize or two. Overall, we are starting to see the release the 10.1 will become.
Still hesitant to try Linux? I'd like to share a revelation with you. See, for me, Linux adoption always seemed a bit of a battle to get out there on the desktop. No, I'm not talking about getting it installed. The major flavor providers have made stellar strides in set-up, making it a breeze.
The New Zealand government could save millions of dollars a year using open source software, says IBM's global head of public sector Linux sales.
In Metaball you must help little creatures called Tinies to save them from an evil wizzard. But if you think thats just another first person shooter you are mistaken!
Hot on the heels of beta 2 comes beta 3 of Mandriva One, our new installable live CD version of Mandriva Linux 2006. The principal change in this beta is that the kernel panic on systems with multiple optical drives should be fixed.