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 »
aKademy 2007 Planning and coding at KDE’s aKademy 2007Aug 15, 2007
Around 300 KDE developers met in Glasgow, Scotland, for this year’s aKademy KDE conference.more »
DebConf7 The Debian Developer Conference 2007Aug 15, 2007
From the 17th to 23rd of June, about 400 Debian developers from all over the world met in Edinburgh, Scotland, to listen to talks, attend workshops, hack some free software, and have a good time.more »
Two legal experts have recently joined the Linux Foundation team: Karen Copenhaver, a specialist for Open Source licenses and Andy Updegrove, an expert for open standards.more »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.