Likewise Open Sees 100,000 Downloads Thanks Open Source Community

Mar 31, 2011

Likewise announced today that over 100,000 organizations have downloaded Likewise Open, its cross-platform integration software used for joining desktops and servers running Linux, Unix and Mac OS X to an organization's existing Active Directory environment.

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IDC Forecasts Android As Leading Smartphone OS in 2011

Mar 31, 2011

"Android is poised to take over as the leading smartphone operating system in 2011 after racing into the number 2 position in 2010," said Ramon Llamas, senior research analyst with IDC's Mobile Devices Technology and Trends team.

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Google Summer of Code Now Accepting Student Applications

Mar 28, 2011

Google Summer of Code has brought together over 4,500 students from around the world with over 300 open source projects and together have created millions of lines of code.

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CeBIT Open Source Forum 2011 Videos Now Available

Mar 25, 2011

For those who weren't about to make it the CeBIT Open Source Forum 2011 in Hannover, Germany earlier this month, video of the presentations are now available to the general public free of change.

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Upstart Improved Documentation and New Features for Ubuntu Natty Release

Mar 25, 2011

"Jobs and Events are the primary Upstart concepts," writes James Hunt Ubuntu Upstart maintainer at Canonical. "The version of Upstart provided with Ubuntu Natty provides a new “initctl” command “show-config” which when coupled with a new tool “initctl2dot” allows these interactions to be understood visually."

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Mozilla Announces Firefox 4 RC for Android and Maemo

Mar 22, 2011

Mozilla announces availability of its Firefox 4 (release candidate) for Android and Maemo.

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Open Networking Foundation Formed

Mar 22, 2011

“Stronger definition of network behavior in software is a growing trend, and open interfaces are going to lead to faster innovation,” said Nick McKeown, ONF Board member and professor at Stanford University.

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Google Announces Summer of Code Accepted Projects

Mar 21, 2011

Google has announced the accepted projects list for its 2011 Google Summer of Code (GSOC) Program.

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