Wanted: A Free Accounting Application for Non-Profits Non-Profit Accounting SoftwareMay 20, 2013
The Software Freedom Conservancy is raising funds to fill a major gap in free software functionality.more »
Firefox Extensions Getting More from FirefoxFeb 24, 2013
Firefox features many high-quality extensions to help improve productivity, protect your privacy, and more.more »
Potlatch 2: OpenStreetMap Editor Fast Mapping: Editing OpenStreetMap with Potlatch 2Feb 08, 2013
If you need a tool to make minor modifications in OpenStreetMap, Potlatch 2 is a useful choice as a fast and easy-to-use editor.more »
Bitcoin Basics Bitcoin Digital CurrencyJan 29, 2013
Bitcoin is a decentralized virtual currency, popular with hackers and the open source community. We’ll explain how the money is created and how it works.more »
Maluuba nAPI Natural language processing with Maluuba’s nAPIJan 23, 2013
Add natural language processing to your own applications with Maluuba’s Natural Language API (nAPI).more »
Avoiding Eye Strain Color Temperature ToolsDec 28, 2012
Do you have problems getting to sleep after a late night computer session? Does the monitor brightness hurt your eyes? Several Linux tools are available that could help with these problems.more »
Workspace: QuickNote and Geeknote Introduction to QuickNote and GeeknoteDec 19, 2012
Sorting through the array of note-taking tools and their features can be overwhelming. We look at two applications that offer a simple approach.more »
Table of Contents: 144 HadoopSep 21, 2012
Getting into high-performance computing has never been easier. We investigate HPC cloud computing and a popular Big Data platform.more »
New release comes with better semantic search and improvements to Kontact.
Annual code quality report shows FOSS is more secure at all project size levels.
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.