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 KernelFeb 28, 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 »
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.