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Getting Started with Knoppix 7.3

Go Live!

May 01, 2014

Knoppix 7.3 comprises the current state of Debian GNU/Linux development and comes with the current hardware support of kernel 3.13, a new update function, and extended security and privacy features.

Processing Loops and More with Giada

Mean Music Machine

Apr 22, 2014

Giada is a small piece of musical software that can be used in many ways. Mainly designed for working with loops, Giada also can be used as a drum machine or be flexibly integrated into your workflow, thanks to VST and MIDI support.

How To Get Involved with Open Source

OpenHatch: Non-profit advises projects, helps volunteers

Apr 22, 2014

OpenHatch teaches projects how to welcome recruits.

TV-Browser

Dinner Is Served

Apr 07, 2014

The Java-based TV-Browser software provides a wealth of features that help you organize your evening television viewing.

Gluglug – The Free Software ThinkPad

Purely Open Source

Apr 07, 2014

A laptop with no proprietary BIOS and 100 percent open source software may sound too good to be true, but that’s exactly what Gluglug delivers. Is it a good deal? Read on to find out.

Reading Weather Data with Software-Defined Radio

Waverider – Software Defined Radio

Mar 25, 2014

Armed with a US$ 20 hunk of hardware and a free software-defined radio tool, we start the hunt for radio-transmitted data from a weather station.

SHC Shell Compiler

Wrapped

Mar 25, 2014

The Bash Shell Script Compiler converts shell scripts directly into binaries. Compiling your scripts provides protection against accidental changes, but you will have to contend with some quirks.

Fast-Tracking Speech Recognition

The Open Speech Initiative Begins

Mar 10, 2014

OSI seeks to bring advanced speech processing to free software.

Building an IRC Bot with Cinch

Bot Tech

Mar 10, 2014

Chat rooms aren’t just for people. We’ll show you how to access an IRC channel using an automated bot.

Data Rescue

Lifebuoy

Feb 24, 2014

Armed only with standard Linux tools, users can recover files, resurrect partitions, and rescue damaged media.

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