PHP The EXPERT’s VOIce® in Open Source PHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice Chapter 2: PHP and ObjectsDec 21, 2008
Objects were not always a key part of the PHP project. In fact, they have been described as an afterthought by PHP’s designers. As afterthoughts go, this one has proved remarkably resilient. In this chapter, I introduce coverage
of objects by summarizing the development of PHP’s object-oriented features.
The TangoCMS project has released version 2.2.0 of its web page content management system. Central to the release is resolving some security issues.more »
Red Hat president and CEO Jim Whitehurst sees opportunities for open source firms that might be putting undue burden on their dwindling IT departments because of the current economic downturn.more »
Seamless Integration Intro Expert techniques for living with WindowsDec 01, 2008
Yes, you can do that with Linux… Even if you want to live in an open source world, it's still full of Windows. This month we study strategies for Windows integration.more »
Top Ten Tops We pick the top ten Top toolsDec 01, 2008
The famous Unix admin utility known as Top has many imitators. We take a look at some of the top Top tools.more »
Security Lessons (Almost) undetectable hardware-based rootkitsDec 01, 2008
We look at the history of the rootkit, including its newest incarnation, the DR RootKit.more »
iTalc iTalc classroom management softwareDec 01, 2008
iTalc gives teachers complete control over the digital classroom and integrates the PC as a learning aid and tool.more »
Workspace: Pygmynote Python-based personal data managerNov 01, 2008
We get personal with Pygmynote, a simple Python-based personal data manager.more »
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.