Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format created by Adobe Systems in 1993 for document exchange. The format includes a subset of the PostScript page description programming language, a font-embedding system, and a structural storage system.
Eve is short for the Efficient Video Encoder and reportedly offers much better results than existing video encoders for Google's VP9 format.
GNOME developer Ronald Bultje has written about their work on developing Eve at Two Orioles, a video technology consulting business around VP9/WebM and other technologies.
MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is the industry standard for Forex trading platforms and for good reason. It is the most advanced, user-friendly, highly-functional trading platform out there. However, there has always been one lacking. MT4 is a Windows application only, and users of Linux have had to struggle to access it. But MetaTrader 4 for Linux is finally available through Admiral Markets.
While Linux users have been able to work around this problem using Wine and other such interfaces, these are unstable and unreliable, and not recommended by the MT4 website. Which is why MetaTrader 4 for Linux is such an important addition.
Gamers and Linux users that have been patiently waiting for the availability of the open source DragonBox Pyra handheld games console and pocket PC, will be pleased to know that it is now available to preorder priced from €330 upwards. After pre-orders you will receive a voucher for that amount off the full retail price.
Once the DragonBox Pyra officially launches it will be prices will start at around €500 exc VAT and the system will be powered by a TI OMAP 5 dual-core ARM COrtex-A15 processor supported by 2GB or 4GB of RAM.