Coverity Scan Discovers Vulnerabilities in the Android Code

Nov 03, 2010

The 2010 security report looks at more than 291 projects, with special focus on the Android 2.6.32 kernel

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MeeGo 1.1 Released

Oct 29, 2010

MeeGo 1.1 rolls out; 1.2 expected in April 2011

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GNOME Project Receives Grants for Accessibility Work

Oct 28, 2010

$15,000 from Mozilla Foundation and the F123.org-Mais Diferenças

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Write Access mozStorage

Oct 26, 2010

The PublicSQL article in the October 2010 issue was interesting, and I’m sure readers would be interested to know that you can use the mozStorage API to write data to a local SQLite database.

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Free Software Projects Who says statistics have to be a nightmare? Also in this issue: After the Deadline takes care of language issues.

Oct 26, 2010

Even hardened nerds are often over-challenged by the less than intuitive field of statistics. Besides the theory, you need to know how to use the software that converts all the theory into a practical application.

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Doghouse: Hack and Beer in Rio maddog goes to Rio for “Hack and Beer” and learns to appreciate the journey.

Oct 26, 2010

The little boy behind me was really excited about his first airplane trip. When the plane started to take off, he gave a very loud countdown to “blast off!” It was refreshing to hear that much enthusiasm, particularly because air travel has become a “magic elevator” for me. The doors close in one location and open in another, but I have little excitement in the journey, only the destination.

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Community Notebook Mentorship projects gear up for matchmaking

Oct 25, 2010

In our September issue, I wrote about mentors – specifically, how someone could find one.

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Welcome Letter from the Editor

Oct 25, 2010

My town has one cable company. One or two other options exist for high-speed Internet service – some (but not all) locations support DSL through the phone provider.

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