Time to Ring In Some Changes Secure Communication with RingMar 07, 2017
In the last few years, secure text, voice, and video transmission have become major areas of free software development. One of the leaders in this field is Ring.more »
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 »
The bug was introduced back in 2009 and has been lurking around all this time.
The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
Lives on as a community project
Five new systems join Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition that come with Ubuntu pre-installed.
The Skype Linux client now has almost the same capabilities that it enjoys on other platforms.
At CeBIT 2017, OpenStack Day will offer a wide range of lectures and discussions.
A major setback for the Linux desktop.
Improved support for GPU in virtualization.
News site for the openSUSE community falls victim to a Wordpress exploit.
The source code is available online.