Firefox 3 Released Today and Heading for World Record

Jun 17, 2008

A world record attempt has been launched today: starting at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time, the new Firefox 3 browser became available for downloading. And that's not all: the makers of Firefox are seeking to make their way into the Guinness Book of Records.

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Code Swarm: Organic Visualization of Project Development

Jun 17, 2008

Michael Ogawa from the University of California has devised a technique for visualizing the historic development of software projects with his Code Swarm experiment.

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Linux New Media Acquires Linux Magazine Assets

Jun 11, 2008

Linux New Media, the world's leading Linux content provider, has announced the purchase of assets related to InfoStrada's Linux Magazine.

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Facebook Releases Part of its Source Code

Jun 03, 2008

The Facebook social network has released part of its source code under the "Facebook Open Platform" label, including the F8 developer platform which was released one year ago.

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Books

May 31, 2008

 

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Comment

May 31, 2008

 

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Idlelo 3 Making the Knowledge Economy Work for Africa

May 31, 2008

The Free Software and Open Source Foundation for Africa recently hosted the third Idlelo conference, which focused on "Making the Knowledge Economy Work for Africa."

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Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makers

May 31, 2008

Should free development be a part of free software, or is Apache pioneer Roy Fielding asking too much of Sun? Besides looking at the commercial side of free software, this month's column investigates synchronization of speech and text.

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