Sun Microsystems is changing its stock exchange ticker symbol from SUNW to Java. The new NASDAQ ID will be introduced August 27.more »
A regatta for unmanned robot sailing craft will be starting from Aberystwyth, Wales, in September. "Roboat", a Linux-powered craft by the Austrian Society for Innovative Computer Sciences (InnoC), will be one of the starters in Microtransat 2007.more »
GUADEC 2007 The 2007 Gnome Users and Developers ConferenceAug 24, 2007
More than 400 Gnome users and developers gathered in the United Kingdom for the July 2007 GUADEC conference.more »
OSCON 2007 Open in OregonAug 24, 2007
More than 2500 open source enthusiasts met in Oregon for O'Reilly's annual OSCON convention.more »
Linux inventor Linus Torvalds says there's no need for Kernel 3.0.more »
Programmer Marc Perkel gave kernel developers something to think about with his proposal for a new filesystem.more »
The Linux Foundation now offers a page with information on current and planned kernel development dubbed the "Linux Weather Forecast".more »
Leading browser makers say no to porous encryption algorithm
Report from the X-Force group says attackers are using TOR to hide their crimes
Future Firefox extensions will be compatible with Chrome.
Better read this if you bought your computer before 2011
Users should upgrade to the new version as soon as possible
Xen project announces a privilege escalation problem for Qemu host systems
Attackers can compromise an Android phone just by sending a text message
PC vendor will pre-install Ubuntu on portables in India.
More embarrassment for Adobe's embattled multimedia tool
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.