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 »
Free Culture in Evolution: Openclipart and The Open Font Library Openclipart and The Open Font LibraryNov 19, 2013
Compared with free software, free culture is often overlooked; however, once you start looking around the Openclipart and Open Font Library sites – two of the oldest and most successful free culture sites – you soon start to realize that free culture has evolved right alongside free software, providing free content to use with free tools.more »
2D Animation Tools Simply MovingNov 19, 2013
With the right tool and a bit of artistic talent, you can create two-dimensional cartoons, even without Flash. In this article, we present four animation programs and look at how well they perform in practice.more »
Ubuntu's replacement for the X graphics system will have to wait for a later release.more »
Canonical ditches Wayland for a brand new graphics stack.more »
3D Molecular Visualizer Four 3D molecular visualizers comparedMay 31, 2013
Modern chemistry and biochemistry are hard to understand without 3D models. In this article, we look at programs that bring order to the chaos of connected atoms by arranging them in functional sections and in three dimensions.more »
Fine Art HDR Processing Luminance HDR offers top-notch high dynamic range imagingMay 31, 2013
Processing images with a high dynamic range – that is, an image with a wide range of values between its bright and dark areas – is possible with open source Luminance HDR.more »
Workspace – Gallery Apps Lightweight web-based gallery applicationsApr 30, 2013
Sometimes full-blown photo sharing solutions are more than you need. We look at some lightweight alternatives that still get the job done.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.
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