The free OpenSolaris UNIX derivative from Sun has not exactly been known for its multimedia capabilities. This should soon change.more »
The free music portal Last.fm is known for offering worldwide users an unlimited array of Internet radio options. Now, certain users will have to pay three bucks a month.more »
The Songbird music player is now out as version 1.1. Next to some normalization enhancements, the free software includes a watch folders feature and optimized album cover downloads.more »
Multimedia and the Kernel Multimedia Support in the Linux KernelMar 01, 2009
We'll show you how to tune up your Linux system for multimedia applications.more »
Amarok's version 2.0.1 kills 33 bugs and, thanks to numerous improvements, needs a lot less RAM.more »
Practical Ruby Projects Chapter 2: Making Music with RubyDec 21, 2008
Learn advanced programming techniques and explore Ruby’s full potential through a varied series of exciting projectsmore »
Two years ago the development team of the popular Amarok audio player for KDE put themselves to work. A few days ago they released version 2 to rock the world.more »
After many years of development, the Songbird open source software is finally released as version 1.0.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.