Two legal experts have recently joined the Linux Foundation team: Karen Copenhaver, a specialist for Open Source licenses and Andy Updegrove, an expert for open standards.more »
US distributor Linspire has finally released version 2.0 of its free Linux variant Freespire, three months behind schedule.more »
Kevin Carmony has quit his position as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with software vendor Linspire.more »
Does the kgdb debugger still stand a chance of making it into the kernel? It might make it into the next release but one.more »
Debian Developments A new Debian and a new Debian leaderJun 30, 2007
The new Debian "Etch" release follows a close Debian Project Leader election. Sam Hocevar surpassed other candidates by only eight votes.more »
Interview: Mark Shuttleworth An interview with the founder of the Ubuntu ProjectMay 31, 2007
Mark Shuttleworth talks to Linux Magazine contributing editor Mathias Huber about the upcoming Ubuntu release Feisty Fawn and Ubuntu Live.more »
FOSDEM 2007 Walking the halls at FOSDEM 2007Apr 30, 2007
On February 24 and 25, around 4,000 geeks gathered in Brussels, Belgium, for the Free and Open source Software Developers European Meeting (FOSDEM).more »
Chaos Communication Congress The 23rd Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin, GermanyMar 31, 2007
The 23rd annual Chaos Computer Club Congress offered a fresh perspective on topics such as RFID technology and cyber-crime laws.more »
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.