Massive Change: Adobe Unifies Flash Player Across Platforms

Oct 05, 2009

Adobe has big plans for its Flash Player 10.1. The browser-based edition of its Player runtime should support multiple operating systems.

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Perl: Sharpen Images Sharpen images with Perl and GIMP

Sep 30, 2009

How do you sharpen a digital image? A short introduction to the principles and a Perl plugin for GIMP help amateur digital photographers polish their snapshots in a professional way.

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Veusz 1.5 Plotter Can Also Do EMF

Sep 30, 2009

Veusz, a free plotting package for scientific data, is now available in version 1.5. Among the new features is support for Microsoft's EMF graphics format.

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Android Internet Tablet from Archos

Sep 17, 2009

Electronics manufacturer Archos has introduced its new ARM-based multimedia player including Linux platform Android in collaboration with Google. An additional DVR docking station allows the device to morph into a video recorder.

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RRZR Publishes Icons under CC-BY-SA

Sep 07, 2009

The regional data processing center in Germany's Erlangen (RRZR) has released a collection of symbols correlating to diverse IT themes under the Creative Commons License CC-BY-SA.

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Moonlight 2.0 Enters Test Phase

Aug 18, 2009

The first beta version of Moonlight 2.0 has been released. Moonlight is the free counterpart to Silverlight, Microsoft-Novell's attempt to rival Flash.

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Scribus 1.3.5.1 Based on Qt 4

Aug 12, 2009

After almost two years development the Scribus free desktop publishing software is available in version 1.3.5.1.

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ATI Graphics Driver Can Compiz

Aug 05, 2009

Four weeks ago, open source developers at AMD succeeded in running glxgears on R600/R700 GPUs for the first time. Now they've got Compiz also running on the Mesa driver.

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