Sun Microsystems is changing its stock exchange ticker symbol from SUNW to Java. The new NASDAQ ID will be introduced August 27.more »
A regatta for unmanned robot sailing craft will be starting from Aberystwyth, Wales, in September. "Roboat", a Linux-powered craft by the Austrian Society for Innovative Computer Sciences (InnoC), will be one of the starters in Microtransat 2007.more »
GUADEC 2007 The 2007 Gnome Users and Developers ConferenceAug 24, 2007
More than 400 Gnome users and developers gathered in the United Kingdom for the July 2007 GUADEC conference.more »
OSCON 2007 Open in OregonAug 24, 2007
More than 2500 open source enthusiasts met in Oregon for O'Reilly's annual OSCON convention.more »
Linux inventor Linus Torvalds says there's no need for Kernel 3.0.more »
Programmer Marc Perkel gave kernel developers something to think about with his proposal for a new filesystem.more »
The Linux Foundation now offers a page with information on current and planned kernel development dubbed the "Linux Weather Forecast".more »
VMware bids for a stake in the container industry with a bold effort to integrate containers with its classic virtualization system.
3ROS attack tool lowers the technical bar so anyone can be an intruder.
Mozilla's latest browser offers powerful new privacy feature
If attackers are on your system, saving your passwords in a password vault is no protection.
Faulty hash algorithm persists, despite efforts by experts to raise awareness.
Powerful man-in-the-middle attack is now targeting online shopping.
Another high-profile coder says the kernel team needs a kinder, gentler culture.
Bug database has a bug of its own that could allow an intruder to create an unauthorized account.
Report focuses federal resources on achieving universal Internet access.
Leading browser makers say “no” to porous encryption algorithm