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gPhoto Remotely controlling digital cameras with gPhotoNov 30, 2009
Commercial software that lets users remotely control their camera usually is not available for Linux. gPhoto gives users a free alternative.more »
Prune An Introduction to PruneNov 30, 2009
Have more fun with your GPS data with this easy-to-use Java-based tool.more »
Qt for Maemo Coding for Maemo devices with QtNov 30, 2009
Write your own smartphone apps with Qt's toolkit for the Maemo platform.more »
In his blog, Canonical coworker Jorge O. Castro announces his so-called "b-sides" of Ubuntu, software that didn't make it into Ubuntu's standard installation.more »
Professional users are always searching for an edge. Whether you work with Linux as a webmaster, programmer, system administrator, or security consultant, you know the best solution depends on finding the right tool for the job. We thought you might be interested in the following new products and updates.more »
Gnome 2.28 What’s new with Gnome 2.28?Nov 23, 2009
New features and below-ground tweaks make the Gnome desktop lean and free of legacy ballast.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.