2D Animation Tools Simply Moving

Nov 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.

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Canonical: Mir Isn't Quite Ready

Oct 07, 2013

Ubuntu's replacement for the X graphics system will have to wait for a later release.

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Canonical Ditches Wayland for Mir

Jul 15, 2013

Canonical ditches Wayland for a brand new graphics stack.

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3D Molecular Visualizer Four 3D molecular visualizers compared

May 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.

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Fine Art HDR Processing Luminance HDR offers top-notch high dynamic range imaging

May 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.

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Workspace – Gallery Apps Lightweight web-based gallery applications

Apr 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.

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Table of Contents: 151 What's inside the June 2013 issue

Apr 30, 2013

The Nepomuk semantic desktop has matured with the KDE 4 series. We look at how you can use Nepomuk to structure information about the files, folders, and applications on your system. Then, discover Qt build tool Qmake, social media data mining, and the e-commerce services of eBay and Amazon.

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Flam3 and Fractal Fr0st Generate unusual fractals with Fr0st and Flam3

Apr 30, 2013

Few fractal algorithms create as beautiful and ethereal structures as Flam3. The Fr0st GUI helps you master the complex software.

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