RetroShare Is a private network useful for privacy and security?Feb 24, 2016
RetroShare helps you create a private, decentralized friends-to-friends network with encrypted communications, but how much does that increase security and privacy?more »
Total Recoll Lost and FoundSep 22, 2015
KDE's unofficial search engine may be the most usable choice of all.more »
Calligra Suite Calligra Redefines the Office SuiteFeb 10, 2015
Calligra Suite goes beyond the standard four or five office suite programs by offering a range of applications for desktop and mobile computers.more »
Anonymous Sharing with MediaCrush Up to SpeedDec 03, 2013
You don’t always need a full-fledged YouTube or Flickr clone to share videos or images. Sometimes all you want is a quick place to upload, so you can link to your media or share it online. MediaCrush gives you just that, as well as some more interesting perks.more »
Visual Programming with Alice Alice 3.1Sep 09, 2013
If you can use your desktop environment, then you can also write programs: All you need is your mouse, the Alice IDE, and some time to experiment.more »
Communication in the Post-PRISM World PRISM Break: Part 1Aug 12, 2013
Linux users didn’t need the recent NSA eavesdropping scandal to convince them that securing communication was a good idea. For years, free software developers have been creating secure tools that offer similar functionalities to all of those popular but very leaky services with ridiculous names.more »
Fresh Memory: Learning Aid Self-TestAug 09, 2013
When memorizing facts, learning, storing, and processing internalizes the subject matter. The Fresh Memory program offers various methods to help you anchor the facts in your memory.more »
Generating QR Codes in Linux Creating and Reading QR CodesJul 02, 2013
With the right tools, you can create your own QR code squares with information you want to share on a business card, in a letter, or on your website.more »
The whole distro gets rebuilt on glibc 2.3
Ubuntu Vendor tries to solve app packaging and distribution problem across distributions.
Founder of ownCloud launches the Nextcloud project.
Will The Machine change the way future programmers think about memory?
The new Torus distributed storage system is available under an open source license on GitHub
Juries decides Google’s use of Java APIs Was Fair Use
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.